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A leaked Tomb Raider script is looking pretty legit now that Square Enix DMCA’d it

Square Enix may have effectively confirmed the legitimacy of a leaked Tomb Raider game casting script by filing a DMCA takedown request against an...

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Square Enix summons Meteor, launches its NFT project

After a New Year’s letter from Square Enix's president signaled the company’s embrace of blockchain technology, the publisher has announced...

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Square to begin beta testing support for Apple’s Tap to Pay

Square announced on Thursday that it will begin beta testing Apple’s Tap to Pay this summer for early access members who sign up. The new...

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What a billion square feet of warehouses looks like

California’s Inland Empire is a canary in the coal mine for America’s warehouse boom. Researchers mapped 1 billion square feet of warehouses in...

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Square Enix is selling Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, and its Western studios

Embracer Group is acquiring the rights to Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, and Thief along with game studios Crystal Dynamics, Eidos-Montreal, and Square Enix...

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Yuji Naka says Square Enix doesn’t ‘value games’ after Balan Wonderworld mess

Yuji Naka, a developer on the original Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, wrote a lengthy Twitter thread explaining that he was removed from the Balan...

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Square’s new iPad stand has tap to pay and chip card readers built in

Square’s newest version of its Square Stand payment terminal has a payments reader built right in. The stand lets businesses slot in an iPad so it...

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Square Enix showed off lots of new games and none of them were Final Fantasy XVI

During Sony’s March 2022 State of Play presentation, the publisher announced Final Fantasy news including a new demo for the Team Ninja...

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Square Enix promises ‘decentralized games’ in 2022

Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda has revealed the company’s New Year’s resolution is to release "decentralized games" starting in...

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H&R Block is suing Block, formerly Square, over its new name

The tax preparation company H&R Block has filed a lawsuit against Block Inc. for trademark infringement. H&R Block said in a press release on...

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Jack Dorsey’s Square is changing its name to Block

Square, a financial services company co-founded by now-former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, is changing its name to Block. Square, a financial services...

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Square is letting the teens use Cash App

Square has made its popular Cash App available to people over 13 years old when it was previously only available to legal adults. For many teens, it...

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Square Enix warns players that servers might struggle with FFXIV’s next big expansion

Square Enix, the MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV developer, is anticipating a record number of logins and dramatically increased wait times ahead of the...

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Guardians of the Galaxy is part action RPG, part dysfunctional family simulator

Guardians of the Galaxy, an action RPG developed by Eidos Montreal and published by Square Enix, is a vast improvement over the underwhelming...

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Invest at PayPal could compete with Robinhood and Square’s retail stock trading

CNBC reports that a new exec at PayPal is leading Invest at PayPal. The payments giant could be preparing a stock trading service to compete with the...

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Are you ready to eat your delicious nutrient square? Yum, yum, yum

Startup SquarEat has a bold question for you: what if you ate squares? The company is looking to raise money to fund its new meal plan replacement...

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Square to buy Afterpay, which offers a ‘buy now, pay later’ service, for $29 billion in stock

Square plans to acquire Australian company Afterpay, which offers a "buy now, pay later" service, for $29 billion in stock. Square and...

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Square launches checking and savings accounts for small businesses

Square announced a new banking service on Tuesday for small businesses already using the company’s products. Square is offering checking and...

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Jack Dorsey says Square has a new Bitcoin business named TBD

Square CEO Jack Dorsey revealed a new business unit in the company. It’s focused on Bitcoin, with the goal of "making it easy to create...

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Square is going to make a hardware wallet for bitcoin

Square is going to make a hardware wallet for bitcoin, the company’s hardware lead, Jesse Dorogusker, announced via Twitter on Thursday. CEO Jack...

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Square Enix announces action-heavy spinoff Final Fantasy Origin

At E3 2021, Square Enix announced Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin, an action-heavy spinoff from Team Ninja, which will launch on the PS4,...

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How to tune into Square Enix’s E3 2021 games showcase

Square Enix will show off what games it has in store for the rest of 2021. On Sunday, June 13th at 3:15PM ET, tune in to see a new game from...

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Square will invest $5 million to build solar-powered bitcoin mining facility

Square Inc. will partner with blockchain technology provider Blockstream Mining to build an open-source, solar-powered bitcoin mining facility....

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Square Enix announces Dragon Quest XII: The Flames of Fate

Square Enix has announced Dragon Quest XII, the latest mainline entry in Japan’s biggest RPG series. Five more new games were also announced in a...

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Vergecast: Microsoft’s new mixed reality platform and Square, Inc. buys Tidal

The Vergecast discuss Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. buying a majority stake in Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal, the announcement of Microsoft’s...

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Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. is buying a majority stake in Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal

Financial services firm Square, Inc. is buying a majority stake in streaming service Tidal for $297 million in cash and stock. Square’s founder,...

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Square goes even bigger on bitcoin with a new $170 million investment

Square just made another colossal investment in bitcoin, more than tripling its last investment in the cryptocurrency with a $170 million purchase of...

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China-based Zoom employee charged for secretly censoring Tiananmen Square anniversary events

New York prosecutors have charged Xinjiang "Julien" Jin, a China-based employee of Zoom, with harassment for surveilling dissidents and...

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