Why We Still Buy Skyrim | Podcast

The latest episode, available now, also discusses the wave of NFT name drops in recent AAA earnings calls

You can now download the latest episode of The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast, where the team gathers around their microphones to discuss the biggest stories from the video game industry.

This week, we start with a discussion of the wave of “name-dropping” for NFTs and blockchains in major publishers’ recent financial results – a trend to which we have made our position very clear.

As our contributing editor Rob Fahey notes, there is something of an agenda behind why even those executives who are somewhat skeptical of this new technology refer to it in their earnings calls.

Then we move on to the upcoming release of Skyrim: Anniversary Edition and the Grand Theft Auto Trilogy, and explore why reissues of certain titles – even those that have been made widely available over the years – continue to not only sell, but also appeal to us personally.

You can listen to our latest episode in the player above, download the episode or subscribe to our feed, available via Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Overcast, Player FM, TuneIn and other widely used podcast platforms.

Title music composed by Thomas Marchant. Section mastered by Alix Attenborough.

Be sure to check out the latest episodes of The Game Developers’ Playlist and The Five Games Of, all of which episodes are on the same podcast feed.

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