Engadget Podcast: Activision’s walkout and toxicity in gaming

This week, Cherlynn and Devindra dive into the toxic chaos at Activision Blizzard with Senior Editor Jessica Conditt. California is suing the company for its fraternity culture, which we’ve seen at many game companies over the years. What’s going on and what does that mean for the gaming industry as a whole? Listen to our thoughts! We also talk about Facebook’s Metaverse ambitions, some new chip plans for Intel and… Xbox Krispy Kreme Donuts.

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Hosts: Cherlynn Low and Devindra Hardawar
Guest: Jessica Conditt
Producer: Ben Ellman
Livestream producers: Julio Barrientos, Owen Davidoff, Luke Brooks
Graphic artist: Luke Brooks, Kyle Maack
Music: Dale North and Terrence O’Brien

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