Riot Games Lifts Mask, Vaccination Mandates as Workers Return to LA Office

Less than a week after the same decision prompted a walkout from workers at Activision-Blizzard, Riot has apparently lifted a mandate on COVID-19 vaccinations, testing, and masks for those working out of its Los Angeles office. Waypoint has a report on the subject, where it talked to two current and…

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Riot Games Lifts Mask, Vaccination Mandates as Workers Return to LA Office

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Riot Games Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit With Still-Inadequate $100 Million Dollar Fund

While Riot Games is far from the first video game company to find itself outed for frat-like work culture and sexual harassment, it’s probably not unfair to say that it was one of the biggest eye-opening examples for a lot of casual observers. An exposé on the company in 2018…

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This Week in News is Electronic and Acoustic

Welcome to This Week in News, where we summarize all the week’s biggest news with an option to dive deeper if you want to know more. Blizzard Entertainment Is Hiring for an Unannounced AAA Multiplayer Game – Blizzard is seemingly looking for talent to help build another multiplayer game which…

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Riot Games Clears Riot Games CEO of Wrongdoing

Riot Games, the publisher behind titles like League of Legends and other things that are related to League of Legends, announced today that their internal investigation of their own CEO Nicolo Laurent has concluded. Using a third-party company to conduct the investigation, Riot states that they do not believe their own CEO has…

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Riot Executive Resigns After Sharing Meme Praising George Floyd’s Death

A Riot Games executive has resigned following an internal investigation into a post he made on Facebook, which blamed the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis Police Department on his “criminal lifestyle,” and included a factually inaccurate meme implying that Floyd should have been killed years…

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Please Only Inflate Valorant’s Twitch Ratings as per the ToS

Riot’s new competitive multiplayer shooter Valorant continues to dominate Twitch in terms of average active viewers, ranking in the top three games (with most of its time spent in the number one slot) since its closed beta test started earlier this month. People are undeniably excited for Valorant for the…

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