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"I'd puke if I had to work on an empire-building game or another infinite runner"

Oskar Burman, veteran of AAA, PC F2P and mobile, is moving to VR

By Dan Pearson

"I'm tired of shooting people for no reason other than not getting killed"

Eat, Create, Sleep on ambition, religion and asking tough questions

By Dan Pearson

“Some think live ops is a sweatshop churning out content. It doesn't have to be that way.”

Space Ape Games believes live operations are essential to success today, but there's a learning curve to conquer first

By James Batchelor

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Brexit leads to iOS App Store price jump

Apple raising prices by just under 25% to account for pound's depreciation since vote to leave the EU

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Reboot Develop details biggest ever show for 2017

15% discount on tickets for GI readers until January 27

By Dan Pearson

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What does a mature market look like in mobile?

App Annie touts explosive mobile growth in 2016, says revenue per user for top games jumped dramatically last year

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What the Worlds Adrift trailer shows about SpatialOS

Bringing massive-scale distributed physics to a persistent MMO world.

Cool innovations that are already happening in SpatialOS

Thousands of AI enemies battling for territory with or without player intervention.

Nintendo sets a high price for Switch peripherals

Update: Packed-in Joy-Con grip will not charge controllers, and separately sold controllers will not include dummy grip

By Matthew Handrahan

Oculus VR destroyed evidence regarding Rift's creation, ZeniMax claims

"ZeniMax and id Software are the visionary developers of breakthrough VR technology"

By Matthew Handrahan

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Lack of Switch pack-in game down to hitting $299 price-point

1-2-Switch is a more substantial package than Wii Sports, says Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime

By Matthew Handrahan

GTA V secures 10th UK #1 - 174 weeks after release

Phenomenal staying power from Rockstar's crime caper

By Dan Pearson

Rovio opens new studio in London

Fifth in-house studio will focus on MMOs and IP beyond the Angry Birds universe

Respawn cancels Titanfall mobile game

First title in Nexon partnership canned after its beta test, heaping more uncertainty on Respawn's shooter franchise

By Matthew Handrahan

Awesome Games Done Quick raised $2.2 million for charity

Speedrunning marathon surpassed last year's record by $1 million

Swery returns to the industry with new indie studio

Hidetaka Suehiro will work on games, VR and books with new indie outfit White Owls Inc.

By Matthew Handrahan

GameStop's holiday sales fall more than 16%

"Significantly impacted by weak Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Titanfall 2 sales and aggressive console promotions"

"Nintendo needs to show consumers why they need a hybrid console"

Analysts weigh in with their thoughts and predictions for the upcoming Switch console

By James Brightman

Hands-on with Nintendo Switch

We attend Nintendo's London Premiere to play Splatoon, Zelda, Arms, 1-2-Switch and Mario Kart

By Christopher Dring

Roundtable: The Switch Pitch

What did we make of Nintendo's big reveal?

By GamesIndustry Staff

Where are the Xbox One's exclusives?

Scalebound's cancellation draws attention to this year's anaemic Xbox line-up; is this Scorpio's rain shadow, or a more worrying trend?

By Rob Fahey

The Games Industry Reacts: Your stance on Switch

Got something to say? We're looking for your opinions on today's Nintendo Switch reveal and its launch plans

By James Batchelor

Nintendo to launch Switch for $299 on March 3

Nintendo is planning a simultaneous launch in several global territories, new Zelda confirmed as launch title

By James Brightman

Uncharted 4, Inside lead DICE Award nominees

Academy members will begin voting on Jan. 13 with the winners revealed on Feb. 23 at the 2017 D.I.C.E. Summit

50% of devs think Switch can beat Wii U - Survey

GDC poll finds relative optimism for Nintendo's latest, Vive gaining ground in VR race, ambivalence toward PS4 Pro and Project Scorpio

By Brendan Sinclair

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