• By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    NIANTIC RAISES $245 MILLION IN SERIES C FUNDING

    Funding round led by IVP brings company valuation to nearly $4 billion

    Financial
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    IO INTERACTIVE OPENS NEW STUDIO IN MALMÖ

    Second studio will support Hitman series and enables IOI to develop “new universes, new franchises”

    iOS, Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    SUCCESS AND SUSTAINABILITY AT SUPERCELL

    DLC: The Finnish studio's developers discuss how they keep games thriving for years, and CEO Ilkka Paananen shares his philosophy on...

    Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    NINTENDO OF EUROPE ISSUES FORMAL WARNING TO RUSSIA BOSS AFTER INVESTIGATION

    But platform holder says accusations of harassment by general manager Yasha Haddaji remain unsubstantiated

    Publishing
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    TAKE-TWO AND NBA EXTEND PARTNERSHIP IN $1.1BN DEAL

    Multi-year licensing agreement enables 2K to continue making its best-selling basketball game

    Publishing
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    SERIOUSLY REVENUES UP 65% TO $69 MILLION IN 2018

    Best Fiends studio had second consecutive year in profit, earned $240k a day in Q4 2018

    Mobile, Financial
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    ROBLOX LAUNCHES DIGITAL CIVILITY INITIATIVE

    Online safety and education will be the focus of the program, led by new hire Laura Higgins

    Publishing, Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    FORGOTTEN KEY SHUTS DOWN

    Indie studio offers glimpse at in-progress projects as free demos

    Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 16, 2019

    EA HAS REPORTEDLY CANCELED VANCOUVER STUDIO'S STAR WARS TITLE

    Unseen project was supposedly an open-world reset of closed Visceral Games' Star Wars title

    Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    FORZA HORIZON 4 REMOVES DANCE MOVES FOLLOWING FORTNITE LAWSUITS

    The Carlton and the Floss removed from game as creators pursue Epic Games for damages

    Legal
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    NPD: US, CANADA SAW MORE MOBILE GAMERS IN 2018

    Number of mobile gamers increased 5% year-over-year; Android remains most popular smartphone option

    Smartphone, Mobile, Android
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    ESFORCE SELLS MAJORITY STAKE IN SK GAMING

    Esports holdings company to sell 67% share to Daimler AG, FC Koeln

    eSports
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    ICO PARTNERS: VIDEO GAMES SEE FEWER CROWDFUNDED PROJECTS, STEADY AMOUNT FUNDED IN 2018

    Trends indicates Kickstarter is stabilizing, with a higher percentage of quality projects as platform matures

    Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    BALANCING BEAUTY AND MEANING IN GRIS

    Nomada Studio's Roger Mendoza and Adrián Cuevas tell the unlikely story of last year's most visually stunning indie game

  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    REZ AND THE POWER OF OWNING YOUR OWN EXPERIENCE

    Why I Love: Friend & Foe's Ivar Dahlberg examines the Tetsuya Mizuguchi classic and how it influences his own very different work

    Why I Love
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    DEVELOP:BRIGHTON 2019 OPENS CALL FOR SPEAKERS

    Applicants have until February 13, 2019 to submit their talk for July conference

    Development
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    ROCKSTAR THREATENED WITH LEGAL ACTION OVER RED DEAD 2'S PINKERTON AGENTS

    Take-Two and Rockstar say use of Pinkerton and trademarks is protected under the First Amendment

    Legal
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    RIOT GAMES UPDATES COMPANY VALUES FOLLOWING "BRO CULTURE" TOXICITY CLAIMS

    Developer says new values are a "guide for who we want to be"

    Politics
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    FRONTIER'S JURASSIC WORLD EVOLUTION AND PLANET COASTER BOTH CROSS 2M SALES MILESTONE

    While Elite Dangerous reached three million

    Publishing, Development, Financial
  • By GamesIndustry   -   Jan 15, 2019

    WRITER'S GUILD OF GREAT BRITAIN HONOURS REIGNS: HER MAJESTY

    Leigh Alexander receives award for Best Writing in a Video Game

    Events