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Twitch Threatens Bans to Streamers Amassing DMCA Strikes Over Music Use

Photo Credit: Caspar Camille Rubin Several high-profile Twitch streamers received DMCA takedown requests for using copyrighted music. Over the weekend, several Twitch streamers report receiving a wave of DMCA takedowns. Fusile took to Twitter to share his channel has received two copyright strikes from content in 2019. “Told that if they find one more violation […]

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Fortnite Hosts Party Royale With Diplo & Major Lazer – No Weapons Allowed

Photo Credit: Epic Games Fortnite’s new no weapons “Party Royale” mode launched on Wednesday, with a Diplo set on Friday. The new violence-free mode removes weapons and building and introduces a much smaller map. Epic says the new mode is “an experimental and evolving space.” With Travis Scott’s Astronomical tour behind them, are more virtual […]

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Over 12 Million People Watched Astronomical – The Travis Scott Fortnite Concert

Photo Credit: Epic Games The Travis Scott virtual concert in Fortnite set a record for most concurrent viewers – over 12 million players watched it live. Epic Games, developer of Fortnite, says the Astronomical concert set an “all-time record.” The previous record of 10.7 million concurrent players was achieved during Marshmello’s DJ set. It’s worth […]

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Harmonix Announces New Music Game Called Fuser, Allows Players to Become A DJ

Photo Credit: Harmonix Harmonix, the development studio behind Rock Band, is back with a new DJ-focused music game called Fuser. The developer describes Fuser as “a non-stop virtual music festival where you control the music.” Players take on the role of DJ, mashing popular songs together for points to excite the crowd. The game will […]