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Breathing In: The Industry in Consolidation

Vivendi, Tencent, Softbank, Activision; the list of companies with billion-dollar shopping lists continues to grow. Is Disney next?

By Rob Fahey

New school marketing for old school games

Flinthook developer Tribute Games knows marketing is at least half the battle for success, and even retro games need to keep up with the latest promotional trends

By Brendan Sinclair

“We're not competing with Devolver. We're really not that brave”

New UK publisher The Irregular Corporation explains why it's avoiding the crowded indie space and focusing on the niche

By James Batchelor

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Overwatch now has 30m players

Blizzard's popular online multiplayer game continues to expand its audience

Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite gets 2 million sales target

Publisher sets same initial goal for next installment in crossover fighter as it set for 2011's Marvel vs. Capcom 3

Nintendo sold 2.3m NES Classics

Unless Nintendo reverses the discontinuation of the popular microconsole, that's the final tally

By James Brightman

Switch boasts 2:1 software tie ratio

Sales not limited to Zelda, as Nintendo touts figures for 1-2 Switch, Super Bomberman R, and Snipperclips

By Brendan Sinclair

Kalypso Media appoints new strategic advisor

Jürgen Goeldner joins Tropico publisher from Square Enix

Runescape sets fundraising target of £150,000 for mental health charities

CPSL Mind, The Prince's Trust and YMCA Right Here to be supported by fund

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DICE veterans form Fall Damage

Stockholm studio partly funded by Goodbye Kansas Game Invest

By Dan Pearson

Super Mario Run nearing 150m downloads

Nintendo's mobile platformer has been installed on nearly 72m devices since January

By James Batchelor

Nintendo announces New 2DS XL

"All Nintendo 3DS software can be played on New Nintendo 2DS XL, including New Nintendo 3DS software, in 2D."

Sony expects PS4 sales to slow as console nears 60m units

Game profits up 50% with 20m PS4s sold in the fiscal year, but Sony predicts 18m for the year ahead

By Matthew Handrahan

GREE's Q3 net sales rise to $142.9m

Japanese mobile firm shows quarterly growth, but still down year-on-year from $151m in 2016

Xbox Live lifts Microsoft's Q3 Gaming revenue by 4%

Xbox Live users up 13% to 52 million in the third quarter, but other Gaming figures were thin on the ground

By Matthew Handrahan

Sarkeesian finishes Tropes vs. Women in Video Games

Feminist Frequency founder reflects on five years of harassment and progress as she brings video series to a "bittersweet" close

By Brendan Sinclair

Mobile start-up Mech Moca raises $5m

Bangalore-based mobile studio will be targeting India with its games

By James Brightman

Roblox is aiming at $10 million annual revenue for its top creators

User-generated online gaming platform already pays out $140,000 a month to most popular devs, says CEO Dave Baszucki

By Matthew Handrahan

Capcom pulls Street Fighter V DLC

Publisher apologizes as background music of new stage contained "unintentional religious references"

By Brendan Sinclair

Punch Out creator Genyo Takeda retires

Nintendo's 68-year-old "technology fellow" will leave the platform holder in June

AbleGamers opens Center for Inclusive Play

Charity's new establishment in Charles Town, West Virginia, will offer consultations, grant options for accessibility peripherals and more

Xbox head sees opportunity in a Netflix for games

Phil Spencer says subscriptions could be a viable way to fund original story-driven and single-player content

By Brendan Sinclair

Burnout creator: “Everything is riding on Danger Zone”

Three Fields' Alex Ward on how important his team's next project is after the disappointments of Dangerous Golf and Lethal VR

By James Batchelor

Call of Duty: WWII arrives November 3rd

Sledgehammer's next COD outing finally revealed, takes series back to its roots

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