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Remote Control Productions expands into Romania

Romania joins Finland as second international subsidiary for the Munich-based developer network

By Matthew Handrahan

Gaming video to generate $4.6 billion this year - SuperData

Research firm says there are now 665 million viewers of gaming video content worldwide

By James Brightman

Facebook 360 Capture SDK makes VR sharing possible

The SDK supports Unity and Unreal, so developers can enable players to share their VR gameplay

StarCraft is now free

Blizzard making the 19-year-old game freely available to download in advance of the upcoming StarCraft: Remastered

Nintendo preparing SNES mini for this Christmas - report

Eurogamer has confirmed with "sources close to the company" that another Nintendo microconsole is on the way

By James Brightman

Digital sales now represent 74% of the US game market

The games industry added $11.7 billion to the US GDP in 2016, according to ESA's new Essential Facts report

By James Brightman

6.8% of smartphones are ready for VR

191m devices compatible with Gear VR and Google Daydream, but headset sales are drastically behind

By James Batchelor

Ubisoft opens two new studios

Berlin and Bordeaux branches, plus at least 100 jobs, added to Assassin's Creed publisher's global empire

By James Batchelor

Watch highlights from Reboot: Develop streamed live

Nine must-see sessions from this week's Croatian show

By Dan Pearson

Podcast: Death threats, Brexit and football, with Miles Jacobson

New episode available to download now, Football Manager dev tells us why his job is to predict the future

By James Batchelor

2022 Asian Games adds eSports as medal sport

Professional gaming will also feature in next year's event in Indonesia

By James Batchelor

Facebook Spaces launches today

The social VR app - Facebook's first attempt to merge its social platform with its VR tech - is now in beta for Oculus Rift

"We want to be the global community for people to play, watch and share games"

Facebook is rolling out new features for Instant Games, Gameroom and its gaming videos

By James Brightman

Nintendo discontinuing NES Classic globally

[UPDATE] Nintendo Europe and Japan confirm retro console is also being phased out in their markets despite pledge to boost production

By Brendan Sinclair

Finnish games market growth slows dramatically

Year-on-year increase drops to 4% as number of new start-ups falls to lowest point since 2009

By James Batchelor

Netmarble setting aside $4.4 billion for acquisitions

Kabam Vancouver was just the beginning as Korean publisher ramps up post-IPO consolidation aspirations

By Brendan Sinclair

StandUp For GamesAid returns to London next month

Imran Yusuf and company set for May 8th comedy event

By Christopher Dring

David Braben named VP of charity SpecialEffect

Frontier founder and his team have already raised over £46,000 for the organisation

By James Batchelor

Development by expo: How Ghost Town built Overcooked

We visit a house in Cambridge to uncover the secrets of BAFTA-winning Overcooked

By Christopher Dring

"If you use the same tools as everyone else it's way harder to stand out"

3rd Eye Studios' Kari Koivistoinen on the value of building bespoke tools for its VR anthology series Downward Spiral

By Matthew Handrahan

ESA Foundation grants now open to game projects

Grants of up to $50,000 available for projects and programmes that benefit young people

Double Eleven's attention to retention

Prison Architect console port studio hasn't lost a developer in over three years; co-founder Mark South suggests how and why

By Brendan Sinclair

Switch has sold 2.4 million - Superdata

Tracking firm ups 2017 forecast for Nintendo's latest system from 5 million to 7.2 million units

By Brendan Sinclair

Switch Mini predicted for 2018-19

Citigroup analysts expect Nintendo to introduce smaller version of console for kids

By Brendan Sinclair

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