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James Brightman has been covering the games industry since 2003 and has been an avid gamer since the days of Atari and Intellivision. He was previously EIC and co-founder of IndustryGamers and spent several years leading GameDaily Biz at AOL prior to that.

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2 Jagex now at the core of publicly-listed Chinese company

26 days ago Zhongji Holding has bought the UK company's original acquirers, with more acquisitions promised

Ubisoft acquires mobile publisher Ketchapp

27 days ago With the addition Ubisoft becomes the "fourth largest mobile game publisher when measured by number of downloads"

Valve aims to improve Steam discoverability

27 days ago Changes expected in the next few weeks; Valve still taking feedback from SteamWorks devs

5 Soma generates profit on 450k sold

A month ago Developer Frictional Games has provided a sales update for its horror game one year later

Star Wars: Uprising shutting down

A month ago Kabam will no longer be taking payments from players of the game as of September 22


11 Microsoft calls out Sony's 4K claims as console battle heats up

Opinion A month ago Weekly recap: MS says Sony has "a lot of asterisks" around 4K, VR's potential continues to be questioned, and Steam reviews cause controversy


VR's Brookhaven Experiment kicks off AAA push into casinos

A month ago Phosphor Games and Gamblit explain why they're betting AAA video games will take off on casino floors


Disney Infinity devs to lead new studio for castAR

A month ago The new castAR Salt Lake City will more than double the mixed reality company's development team


Martin Rae leaves AIAS for VR firm Vreal

A month ago "I've got religion about virtual reality and augmented reality," said Rae

5 Will Mario on mobile revitalize Nintendo?

A month ago Weekly recap: With all eyes on Apple and Sony this week, Nintendo makes one of its most important announcements in years


10 PS4 Pro: "This could be the final nail in the coffin for Xbox One" - analyst

A month ago Analysts weigh in on Sony's newly unveiled console

6 PS4 Pro coming November 10 for $399

A month ago Slim becomes new default PS4 model next week, Pro to offer boosted graphics of existing games as well as 4K and HDR support

Watch the NY PlayStation conference here

A month ago Are you ready for some new PlayStation hardware?

12 HTC Vive drawing more interest than Oculus from devs - VRDC survey

2 months ago Also, 78% of VR devs are saying no to exclusivity

Slow July sees US game sales dip 14% - NPD

2 months ago Monster Hunter: Generations on 3DS was the best-selling new title in a month with very few new releases

4 PS4 Slim is real

2 months ago Following leaked images, our colleagues at Eurogamer have verified that the slimmed down console is legit

RPG, strategy are most lucrative mobile genres - SurveyMonkey

2 months ago Other genres see more downloads, but downloads have become almost meaningless


castAR hires Darrell Rodriguez as CEO

2 months ago Augmented reality company also brings on Steve Parkis as president and COO

3 VR/AR to reach $162 billion in worldwide revenues by 2020 - IDC

2 months ago Importantly, hardware accounts for half of the forecast and it includes applications for all industries, not just games


In Colombia's game market knowledge is power

2 months ago Alejandro Gonzalez of Brainz on the emerging game scene in Colombia and how its developers have empowered each other


Jobs roundup: The return of Shenmue's co-director

2 months ago Yu Suzuki teams with Keiji Okayasu, Kris Larson joins Formosa, Reboot hires Pavol Buday, Mattia Traverso joins Ovosonico and more

Nvidia aims to give indies more exposure

2 months ago Graphics card maker unveils its Indie Spotlight program


VR's AAA wave is coming - First Contact Entertainment

2 months ago Starbreeze vets found new studio with "mission to become the top independent AAA VR game development team in the industry"

Activision enjoys record Q2 sales of $1.57 billion

2 months ago Update: Overwatch's life-to-date franchise revenue hits $500m

19 Augs Lives Matter slogan an "unfortunate coincidence"

2 months ago Deus Ex brand marketer defends use while Bioware's Manveer Heir criticizes the developer's controversial language choice