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How can we solve Nintendo Switch's cartridge cost quandary?

Developers are being unintentionally pushed towards digital

By Christopher Dring

Mass Effect Andromeda tops UK charts but can't match Mass Effect 3

Lack of digital sales make historical comparisons tricky

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo Switch's path ahead is still unclear

From unwarranted gloom to wild optimism; Nintendo inspires strangely strong emotions in the industry, but we could all do with a dose of balance

By Rob Fahey

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It all ads up: Why devs should be rewarding players that watch promotions

Applovin MD Johannes Heinze discusses the missed opportunities surrounding in-game ads in the mobile space

By James Batchelor

150 store closures planned at GameStop

Q4 sales decline and "aggressive" promotions from rival retailers prompt cuts

By James Batchelor

Mad Catz to be delisted over "abnormally low" share price

NYSE has already started a process, and Mad Catz does not intend to appeal

By Matthew Handrahan

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SpatialOS Open Beta + Experimental Unreal Integration: available now

The SpatialOS Open Beta for games has launched today, allowing developers to begin building SpatialOS games right now

SpatialOS in San Francisco - Improbable heads to GDC

Improbable to deliver impressive speaker line-up and new partner, program and product news at GDC.

Kickstarter reaches 10,000 funded games

A total of $613 million has been pledged by 2.46 million people

Nintendo disappointed by Super Mario Run revenues

However, company says it still prefers pay-once model to free-to-play formulas like the one used in Fire Emblem Heroes

By Brendan Sinclair

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Digital retailer Chrono.gg secures $1m in funding

Store uses influencers to market its wares, sell ones game at a time

By James Batchelor

Australian Classication Board reverses Outlast 2 ban

After refusing to rate survival horror game, regulators have now cleared it to launch as R18+ title

By James Batchelor

GameStop expects Switch shortages all year

Executives tell investors each shipment sells out in hours, "we're going to be chasing supply this entire year"

By Brendan Sinclair

GameStop blames sales dip on "weak" game category

Specialty retailer sees game revenues down across the board as collectibles and mobile tech business each up more than 50% year-over-year

By Brendan Sinclair

Brian Fargo plans to retire after Wasteland 3

inXile boss says when the game ships in 2019, it'll mark the end of a 38-year career

By James Brightman

Xbox first-party is "critical" for Scorpio, says Spencer

Xbox boss Phil Spencer notes that he recognizes the value of a strong first-party

By James Brightman

Playtonic removes controversial YouTuber JonTron from Yooka-Laylee

“We do not endorse or support JonTron's personal viewpoints”

By Christopher Dring

“Consumers at home are only part of the picture for VR”

Kuju's head of studios Brynley Gibson encourages developers to look beyond games when getting to grips with virtual and augmented reality

By James Batchelor

Game developers who run together, succeed together

Fostering a culture of exercise at your studio can lead to happier, healthier people who are more productive

By Scott Jones

Twitch hires former GM of PlayStation Network

Michael Aragon to serve as SVP of Content, report directly to Twitch CEO Emmett Shear

Psyonix disapproves of Rocket League gambling

Developer speaks out after betting platform Unikrn adds its hit title to line-up

By James Batchelor

Ubisoft addresses For Honor microtransaction concerns

Publisher "never had an intention" for players to unlock everything after consumers calculate $732 price tag

By James Batchelor

Traplight secures $2.7m funding round

Big Bang Racing developer attracts Korea Investment

Take-Two adds education specialist to board of directors

LaVerne Srinivasan holds two senior roles at the Carnegie Corporation in New York

NHL sizing up eSports opportunity

Commissioner Gary Bettman envisions something like the NBA 2K eLeague, with each team running its own gaming squad

By Brendan Sinclair

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