Apple Arcade v Google Stadia: which is the future for video games?

Netflix-style subscriptions by two tech behemoths could open up gaming to millions who can’t afford pricey equipment. Watch out Microsoft and SonyIn the last week, two of the world’s tech giants have made a big play for the attention – and wallets – of…

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The end of Infinity: Disney scraps video game series as it closes in-house studio

Company axes ‘toys-to-life’ games and shutters Avalanche Software in move that marks withdrawal from console gaming sector

Disney is axing its Disney Infinity series of video games, the company has announced.

The decision, which has resulted in a $147m write-off, will involve the closure of Disney’s in-house studio, Avalanche Software, and in effect marks the entertainment giant’s withdrawal from the console gaming sector.

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