AUDIO: What does the term “crunch culture” mean in the video game industry?

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If you’re working in the video game industry for a well-known company or independent studio, you would have heard of the term “crunch culture”.

Crunch culture is an issue that affects not just young people, but also workers who have been working in the video game sector for years.

In this short audio explainer, Umar Hassan explains what the term crunch culture means and how crunch is used in the video game industry.