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SAG-AFTRA Strike Against Industry Leaders Continues with LA Rally

The premier actors union SAG-AFTRA held a rally Thursday afternoon to address their continued strike against video game industry giants, reminding the industry and fans of their efforts to rework…

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SAG-AFTRA Members to Picket Insomniac Games 11/17

Following recent pickets at the headquarters of Electronic Arts Publishing, Inc., WB Games, Inc., and VoiceWorks Productions, Inc., in which 700 members of the union turned out to protest unfair…

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Everything We Know About the SAG-AFTRA Strike

Work conditions in the video game industry have been a hotly discussed topic since its inception, and things are certainly no different today. Modern games require far more hands to…

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Developers Should be Inspired by the Voice Actor Strike, Not Angry

Voice actors protected by SAG-AFTRA announced earlier this month that they would be moving forward with their strike against the video game industry, following unsuccessful negotiations with companies. They’ve been…

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SAG-AFTRA Picket EA Offices, Both Sides Issue Statements

If you’re a regular reader here at TechRaptor, you’ll know that we’ve been following the negotiations between SAG-AFTRA and the legal team representing various video game employers, Barnes and Thornburg…

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SAG-AFTRA Announces Picket Line After Rejecting Negotiators ‘Final Offer’ Ahead Of Strike

The negotiation team for the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) has rejected the latest proposal from negotiators acting on behalf of video game…

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SAG-AFTRA Sets Strike Date for October 21, 2016

The official Twitter account for SAG-AFTRA, the union between the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, has just announced that their National Board of…

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[Updated] I Hate Everything Youtube Channel Was Terminated by Unclear Youtube Guideline Infractions, Now Restored.

We’ve seen some concerning things within the YouTube community over the last few weeks. We’ve seen Maker Studios privatize videos of their own creators, YouTubers getting their accounts messed with.…

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Video Game Voice Actors Wanna Strike? Ta Ta!

With a majority vote of 96% approving to strike, some large names in the voicing business are demanding more pay for their recording sessions on top of royalties amongst their demands. TechRaptor…