Mr Nikhil Vyas

Nikhil Vyas

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COVID-19 and games industry: opportunities and challenges
United Kingdom | 12 June 2020

In what was meant to be the biggest year ever for video games, there is now a question mark over the release date for the next generation of consoles and the many games being developed exclusively for them. There will inevitably be legal challenges ahead and commercial issues to be considered (eg, console manufacturers will be considering whether COVID-19 constitutes a force majeure event for the purpose of their contracts with component suppliers).