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Ultima Underworld and the freedom to make bad choices

Why I Love: Quantum Soup's Chris Payne gets lost in the many innovations of The Stygian Abyss

By Chris Payne

Introducing Rebellion Warwick

CEO Jason Kingsley discusses the Sniper Elite firm's plans for its newly-acquired studio

By James Batchelor

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Games revenues expected to reach $235bn by 2022

Could reach $170bn this year, predominantly driven by mobile and PC

By James Batchelor

Former Driveclub, Motorstorm devs form Wushu Studios

New Liverpool label staffed by Secret Sorcery team, plus Mass Effect 3 artist

By James Batchelor

The dinosaur that will save children from sexual abuse

NSPCC and Aardman tell us more about their new mobile game, Playtime with Pantosaurus

By James Batchelor

Tencent strikes deal with Lego to develop online games

Deal includes potential social network aimed at Chinese children

By Haydn Taylor

The alchemy of Remedy

Thomas Puha explains how the independent studio known for single-player AAA narratives is adapting to an industry that seems increasingly driven by other experiences

By Brendan Sinclair

Eight of the top ten mobile publishers in 2017 were game-related

Mixi's Monster Strike top grossing mobile app for third consecutive year

By Haydn Taylor

UK Charts: GTA V is back at No.1 226 weeks after it first came out

Price activity sends the 2013 title to the top for a 14th time

By Christopher Dring

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Ubisoft boosts mobile presence in China with Ketchapp-Tencent deal

With 980 million monthly active users, social media app Weixin is the gateway to Chinese mobile market

By Haydn Taylor

Quantic Dream denies allegations of homophobia, racism and toxic studio culture

David Cage "shocked" and "outraged" as preliminary investigation by Paris public prosecutor is opened

By James Batchelor

Horizon Zero Dawn leads with ten nominations for the 21st DICE Awards

The Legend of the Zelda: Breath of the Wild a distant second, appearing in six catagories

By Haydn Taylor

Revealed: The 100 best-selling UK boxed games of 2017

As always, Call of Duty and FIFA dominate. But there are a few surprises, too

By Christopher Dring

Media Training for Beginners

Insomniac's Ryan Schneider shares tips for devs to make the most of their press interviews, from proper preparation to spotting gotcha questions

By Ryan Schneider

GameStop holiday sales jump 11%

Nintendo Switch and Xbox One X drive hardware sales up 38%; used game sales down 8% as customer spending shifts to new games, collectibles

By Brendan Sinclair

PlayStation 4 outsold by Xbox One last month in North America

Nintendo Switch shifts most units overall, says Xbox marketing head

By Haydn Taylor

Activision-Hasbro deal expires, Transformers games pulled from digital stores

War for Cybertron, Transformers Devastation and more no longer available to buy as download

By James Batchelor

Activision closes only North American distribution centre

Publisher claims decision is unrelated to steady rise of digital sales

By Haydn Taylor

Writers Guild Awards 2018: Video game writing nominations announced

Madden NFL 18 and mobile game Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow among nominees

Spanish government confirms €6.5m grant for indie devs

More funding available following news that €2m grant had been scrapped, reviving a market that lost 30 studios last year

By James Batchelor

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds sells three million units on Xbox One

Battle royale game proves successful despite being plagued by bugs and technical issues

By Haydn Taylor

Japan's return to growth is good news for everyone

After a decade of decline, Japan's console market growth challenges the long-standing idea that the smartphone sector was responsible for its woes in the first place

By Rob Fahey

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