6 Where Destiny Leads

Opinion 20 hours ago Bungie's latest is a huge hit, but it's hard to see how it can sustain a long tail - regular DLC packs will hit diminishing returns very quickly

45 Zoe Quinn calls for big companies to speak out on GamerGate

2 days ago "It's so fundamental, otherwise this is going to keep happening"

4 Sony sold 3.3 million PS4s in Q2

19 hours ago Game division revenues up 84 per cent, but portable device sales are in decline

3 Nintendo is redefining entertainment with a sleep sensor

2 days ago "Quality of Life" initiative's first step will be a device to monitor and visualise sleeping patterns


8 Platform, not gender, drives gamer differences - EEDAR

2 days ago Dr. Heather Nofziger, EEDAR's head of survey research, offers some perspective on common misperceptions about gender

15 Getting more women in games

2 days ago Panel at Game Connect Asia Pacific stresses that the games industry needs to be a safe place that fosters diversity

Take part in the
GamesIndustry community

Get started

Recent Articles

Full Sail restructuring but game course safe

4 hours ago "There are no plans to suspend any of our degree programs"

PS4 firmware issues postpone Evolve alpha

8 hours ago Take-Two delays testing as players report problems with latest Sony platform update

1 "October has been a dreadful month for Kickstarter"

11 hours ago Scratches dev shares stats as his latest Kickstarter looks doomed to failure

PlayStation Plus reaches 7.9 million members

12 hours ago Sony reveals current subscription service numbers, plans to bring PlayStation to Chinese market next year

Nordic Games acquires de Blob IP

14 hours ago Austrian publisher adds another franchise to its growing collection of former THQ brands

Kamcord has opened a Japanese office

17 hours ago Mobile video sharing firm also planning offices in China and South Korea

Denis Dyack returns with a new entertainment company

17 hours ago And Quantum Entanglement Entertainment is developing Shadow of the Eternals

1 Prey 2 is officially cancelled

18 hours ago "We never felt that it got to where it needed to be - we never saw a path to success if we finished it"

2 Sega made an $18m loss in the first half of FY2015

18 hours ago Digital sales eclipse packaged games once again

1 Sony apologizes for Driveclub's ongoing launch woes

1 days ago Shuhei Yoshida acknowledges player patience is running out, delays PS Plus edition indefinitely


Anki taps Activision, EA execs

1 days ago Skylanders creative director Joby Otero and Origin biz dev VP Craig Rechenmacher join robotic toy maker

Ubisoft sees sales shrink in Q2 but rise 65% for first half

1 days ago Watch Dogs has now shipped 9 million units, and Ubi's digital sales increased more than 90%

OnLive adds new European territories

2 days ago Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Ireland get access to cloud service

2 Iwata explains why US, Europe need to wait for New 3DS

2 days ago Nintendo president says handheld refresh not needed because original 3DS is "at an earlier stage of popularization" overseas

Next Games acquires Helsinki GameWorks

2 days ago Finnish startups join forces, Helsinki GameWorks CEO is now head of licensed games for Next

Kim Kardashian earned 54 per cent of Glu's revenue in Q3

2 days ago "We expect to generate more revenue in the second half of 2014 than we did for the entire year of 2013"


Tellem and Levin depart Xbox Entertainment Studios

2 days ago Update: Microsoft confirms departures

1 Reddit launches Kickstarter competitor

2 days ago Redditmade lets the community propose and pledge to projects

Take-Two financials show GTA V hangover

2 days ago Revenue down almost 90% year-over-year, but publisher beats expectations and raises outlook

GungHo acquires PlayPhone

2 days ago Puzzle & Dragons publisher reportedly snaps up 70% stake in US mobile social gaming network

Confidence is everything in game development - Rami Ismail

2 days ago Ridiculous Fishing and Luftrausers dev on how confidence is critical to game creation and marketing

Lucas Pope awarded Gamecity Prize 2014

2 days ago Papers Please picks up another gong in Nottingham

Tribal Wars 2 beta attracts 1 million users

2 days ago Fastest InnoGames title to reach that milestone

DICE Awards get new categories

2 days ago AIAS opens nominations, with new nods for technical impact and risky indies

Call of Duty Endowment launches Race To 1,000 Jobs

2 days ago Twitch and retailers supporting non-profit for veterans

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate still Japanese #1

2 days ago Bethesda horror The Evil Within enters at 3 and 4

14 "It's the software that matters, that's it"

3 days ago Fireproof Games' Barry Meade on how a focus on business and marketing can be detrimental to a game developer

Iwata returns to work after tumor removal

3 days ago Nintendo president says he feels healthier after growth removed from bile duct


Work-for-hire is not an admission of failure

3 days ago Pastagames' pragmatic approach lets dev make passion projects without needing them to be hits, says Pix the Cat designer

3 So you think video game research sucks?

Opinion 3 days ago Superdata's Joost van Dreunen explains the method to a gaming analyst's madness

Cultural centre for games to open in the UK next year

3 days ago Nottingham's National Video Game Arcade will be the first of its kind in the world

HTML5 standard is finally complete

3 days ago After 15 years, W3C publishes final specification for the latest version of the web language

6 Ninja Theory can recoup Hellblade budget with 300,000 sales

3 days ago “Our work on Hellblade is an opportunity to question the way the industry has always done things”

5 Capcom suffers from lack of new releases

3 days ago Revenue and profits tumble in the first-half of the fiscal year

5 Nintendo sold 600,000 Wii Us in Q2

3 days ago Console is "gathering momentum" but Nintendo looks ahead to major software launches

1 Dying Light cancelled for PS3 and 360

3 days ago Techland says only next-gen capable of game's "core vision"

Zuckerberg: Oculus a "long-term bet on the future of computing"

3 days ago Facebook CEO on that $2 billion deal

3 Adobe clarifies #gamergate stance

3 days ago "We are not and have never been aligned with Gamergate"

Judge dismisses Noriega lawsuit over Call of Duty

3 days ago Activision Blizzard rep calls it "a victory for works of art across the entertainment and publishing industries throughout the world"

Madden, mobile and digital drive EA to record Q2

3 days ago Electronic Arts has raised its Fiscal Year 2015 net revenue and earnings per share guidance; Battlefield Hardline to ship next March

Perfect World giving R&D employees ownership stake

3 days ago Developer splits research teams into five subsidiaries to foster entrepreneurial spirit, attract talent

1 Blizzard bans "several thousand" Hearthstone botters

3 days ago Accounts shutdown until 2015

"Success can actually be failure"

3 days ago IGDA LA board member Ashley Zeldin argues that failure is too often ignored in the games industry

2 Walmart begins used game sales

4 days ago Retailer launches pre-owned business in more than one-third of US stores; GameStop president says it will only help

2 Reaching a broader audience with games that have meaning

4 days ago Ustwo's Ken Wong explains how being honest with art will enable game devs to tap into bigger audiences

1 Coping with the "glitter and doom of development"

4 days ago Media Molecule's Siobhan Reddy offers her perspective on how to get the most out of the creative process of making games


4 Brazil Game Show: This is one market that Xbox One can win

4 days ago Wild inequality in console prices highlights the difference in Microsoft and Sony's commitment to Brazil

2 Plague Inc. sees 50 per cent download spike due to Ebola fears

4 days ago "This is the first time a real world situation has been the reason why people are getting the game"

Extra-Life raises over $5.4 million for children's hospitals

4 days ago US-based gaming drive breaks records


Shanda Games is looking for a new CEO

4 days ago Xiangdong Zhang steps down after less than two years in the role

Traplight secures $500,000 in funding, employs Mojang advisor

4 days ago Finnish studio working on ambitious mobile racer


2 "Scared blank check journalism appears to be the status quo"

4 days ago Shacknews' new CEO Asif Khan on the latest incarnation of the site and the challenges of games journalism today

SecretNewCo becomes Big Huge Games

5 days ago Brian Reynolds revives studio with backing from Nexon

17-Bit signs with GungHo

5 days ago Puzzle & Dragons giant to publish and promote future games from developer of Skulls of the Shogun, Galak-Z

2 Cowen & Co. analysis sees CoD pre-orders well down, YoY

5 days ago CoD:AW to sell 70% less than BO2, 40% less than Ghosts, series has peaked

9 Xbox One will be cheaper than PS4 this Christmas

5 days ago Major US retailers will be knocking $50 off both the console and its various bundles

1 FIFA 15 holds on to UK number one for a fifth week

5 days ago EA's football franchise has more time at the top than any game this year

5 Crit Con: Sunset Overdrive brings the Xbox One a worthy exclusive

Opinion 5 days ago Colourful, brash and full of fun, Insomniac's shooter scores big with critics


DreamHack fires CEO ahead of next eSports event

5 days ago Robert OhlÚn's departure confirmed, new CEO will be announced shortly


40 Are there lines games shouldn't cross?

5 days ago Can a dev go too far with violence? What about moral responsibility? Laws aren't the answer, but what is? Rami Ismail, Warren Spector and more discuss