Corporate battles rock the landscape of modern gaming

In a growing and hugely lucrative industry, video game companies are not shy about going head to head over intellectual property

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
15th November, 2020
Corporate battles rock the landscape of modern gaming
The Fifa 2020 game is well known for its corporate fights behind the scenes

Gaming is big business: downright enormous, in fact. The sector is currently valued at around €130 billion, with that forecast to rise to €170 billion within three years and break the €200 billion mark not long after.

This extraordinary growth comes at a time where the sector is undergoing fundamental changes in how it makes money and who the key players involved are.

The industry used to be simple to understand from the outside. There...

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