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Devolver claims ESA meddling after losing $100k on rented E3 lot

City of Los Angeles denied indie publisher permits to expand its E3 presence, ESA denies claims it was involved

By Matthew Handrahan

CCP adds colourblind mode to Eve Online

Popular MMO now catering to the 8% of men who suffer from the visual affliction

E3 2020 may leave Los Angeles

ESA CEO expresses concerns about venue as attendance rises by 30%

By James Batchelor

Rockstar: Single-player Grand Theft Auto mods not under threat

Take-Two's takedown notice was due to specific problems with OpenIV "enabling malicious mods"

By Matthew Handrahan

E3 2017: Conservatism and mid-generation lulls

With Sony and Microsoft seemingly on cruise control, Ubisoft and Nintendo could steal the show simply by rejecting conservatism

By Rob Fahey

Scopely raises $60m with injection from AOL founding team

Company behind The Walking Dead: Road to Survival has grown its revenues nine-fold in nine quarters

By James Brightman

Colombia's Brainz adds ex-Miniclip CTO to its board

Camilo Marrugo, former Chief Technology Officer at Miniclip, joins board as Brainz works on new RTS, World War Doh

Why Super Mario was PlayStation's real E3 nemesis

With so many mainstream and casual gamers to attract, Sony will be more worried about Switch than Xbox One X

By Christopher Dring

Fresh PSVR marketing pushed planned with more units heading to retail

PlayStation pledges to renew efforts to promote its virtual reality headset as supply catches up with demand

By James Batchelor

Microsoft: Sony's comments about Minecraft safety "not healthy for anyone"

Xbox boss Phil Spencer responds to Sony's reasoning for not following Nintendo into cross-platform play

By Matthew Handrahan

Who plays mobile games?

Google Play's UX researcher Allen Bevans identifies various 'player segments' and how they engage with smartphones

By Allen Bevans

Channel 4 launches first VR title

Mobile relaxation game Soar: Tree of Life now on iOS and Android, coming to Gear VR later this year

New Telltale IP may be built for streaming services

Acclaimed studio may also develop something for VR, but warns it has more immediate projects

By James Batchelor

Konami accused of blacklisting former employees - report

Publisher instructs other companies not to hire ex-staff, blocked Kojima Productions health insurance application

By Matthew Handrahan

Xbox's revamped, inclusive avatars will let players “really reflect who they are”

New avatar system will launch on Windows 10 this autumn, with Xbox One devices to follow

By James Batchelor

Xbox One X selling at a loss

Despite $499 price tag, Microsoft's new console is still “not the money-making part of the business”

By James Batchelor

Silicon Studio acquires Enlighten tech from Geomerics

UPDATE: Japanese firm has acquired licensing and development duties, Geomerics has "no plans to sell Enlighten IP"

By James Batchelor

Yahoo eSports winding down after Verizon acquisition

Updates will stop June 16 as Yahoo Sports absorbed by Verizon subsidiary Oath

E3 games feature more multi-gender options than ever before

Feminist Frequency's findings indicate progress, and indeed, the group had a direct impact on Dishonored 2, Harvey Smith revealed

By James Brightman

Ubisoft CEO: "Streaming will be the next big thing"

Yves Guillemot answers questions about Ubisoft and the industry in a Reddit AMA

By James Brightman

Which E3 reveals took the internet by storm?

Facebook and Fancensus share social media stats following this week's press conferences

By James Batchelor

Fan reaction to E3 mixed

Big games, long lines and $250 tickets: What did attendees of the first open-to-the-public E3 think?

By Brendan Sinclair

Roundtable: The best and worst of E3

The GamesIndustry.biz team reflects on a "filler" E3 in which surprises were scarce, Xbox One X failed to dominate, and Ubisoft was the best in show

By GamesIndustry Staff

Valve: Steam Direct submissions could be "somewhat higher" than Greenlight

Steam Direct is now live, Valve talks "more transparent and predictable" system for new developers

By Matthew Handrahan

BAFTA announces Young Game Designer Awards finalists

Winners of the Game Concept and Game Making categories will be revealed in a ceremony at BAFTA HQ on July 8

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