Microsoft has allegedly been making deals with Machinima partners to pay them extra if they promoted the Xbox One in their videos, Ars Technica reports. In order to qualify for the payment partners also had to keep the agreement confidential. The promotion was first advertised in a now-deleted Twitter post by Machinima’s U.K. Community manager […]
As part of the PlayStation 4 pre-release FAQ, Sony has revealed that the console will not support content sharing via YouTube at launch. The PlayStation 4 will allow users to upload gameplay videos on their Facebook account, and stream live via Ustream or Twitch at launch. Although Sony also said PS4 owners should keep an […]
In a Rockstar Support update, Take-Two has outlined its policies regarding user videos of Grand Theft Auto 5. The update states that Take-Two and Rockstar are happy for fans to upload footage from the game, however they do ask that players adhere to the following guidelines: Pre-Release Footage: No pre-release leaked footage of any kind: […]
The publisher now reserves the right to monetize user-generated YouTube videos involving their content.