Sections

Featured articles

The real cost of exhibiting at a game convention

We break down both the obvious and the not-so-obvious costs of showing off your indie game on the convention circuit

By Matt Sayer

The Friendly Ghost in the Machine

Spirit AI's new take on intelligent NPCs and online safeguarding

By Dan Pearson

Should GDC Move to Canada?

Is a nation under Trump, that makes it increasingly difficult for Muslims to enter, the right location to hold a game developer conference?

By Faisal Sethi

The world's leading games industry website. Get insight from todays industry leaders with news, interviews and analysis of global gaming trends.

Latest articles

Horizon Zero Dawn may sell upwards of 8m units - SuperData

Analyst firm sees new title as key for PlayStation business, puts it in category alongside Uncharted and Metal Gear

By James Brightman

Bad Piggies lead designer joins Two Men and a Dog

Markus Tuppurainen joins Zombie Catchers studio as executive producer

By James Batchelor

Square Enix opens Tokyo studio for new RPG

Former Tales of creator Hideo Baba to lead new operation

By Christopher Dring

Improbable IconImprobable blog (Sponsored) Check out the latest posts from the Improbable blog

Making a MMO in seven days

Among the Sleep developer Krillbite used SpatialOS to prototype a MMO in just a week.

SpatialOS in San Francisco - Improbable heads to GDC

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

GamesIndustry.biz Careers Study closes this week

There's still time to have your say about working conditions, staff diversity, average pay and more

By James Batchelor

Switch digital file sizes highlight need for external storage

New information puts biggest single release at 32GB, more than all available internal storage

By Matthew Handrahan

Gram Games to invest 4m as it moves headquarters to London

30 new jobs to be created as 1010 firm targets UK's “considerable talent pool”

By James Batchelor

Get a job in games Visit our jobs board and start your perfect career

Visit our jobs board

“The one field in games that hasn't really been innovated upon is publishing”

Raw Fury discusses the importance of happiness and the ever changing role of the indie games publisher

By Christopher Dring

Hearts of Iron IV sells 500,000 copies - Paradox

“As a result of this success we are able to take advantage of extra time to add tweaks and polish to the game"

Toys to games: How Mattel brings its brands to mobile

We speak to the firm's Jason Horowitz about seeking partnerships in the games industry

By James Batchelor

Horizon Zero Dawn: Critical Consensus

Guerrilla Games employs some familiar open-world tropes, but its visually spectacular new IP has emerged as an early contender for game of the year

By Matthew Handrahan

Semi-finalists for $500,000 Developing Beyond competition revealed

Each of the six projects receive $15,000, three to receive $60,000 this July

Nintendo Switch thieves fired after launch units appear online

Employees of US distributor under investigation for stealing forthcoming Nintendo console

By James Batchelor

For Honor and Sniper Elite 4 top UK charts

Ubisoft secures first No.1 since The Division

By Christopher Dring

900,000 investment enables US expansion for Dimensional Imaging

Motion and performance capture firm secures fresh funding from Percipient Capital

By James Batchelor

Terraria passes 20 million sales

Re-Logic's five-year old hit has built success across ten platforms, selling 8.5m units in the last 18 months alone

Erik Wolpaw leaves Valve

Writer who worked on Portal series, Half-Life 2 Episodes has confirmed departure from company

By Brendan Sinclair

EA now offering Origin Access for $30 annually

Cost for membership has effectively been halved by the publisher

By James Brightman

What developers can learn from PewDiePie

Weekly Recap: YouTube star's explanation for anti-Semitic jokes may be familiar to those who follow the AAA scene

By Brendan Sinclair

BFI Certification Unit joins Game Republic

Closer ties with North of England will help developers gain access to games tax breaks

Whatever happened to GameStop.co.uk?

Website disappears, so now is the time to speak to them

By Christopher Dring

London Games Festival unveils events line-up

eSports tournament, parade and the return of Dear Esther Live

By Christopher Dring

Explore our article archive

Subscribe to the GamesIndustry.biz Newsletters