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Wooga appoints new chief financial officer

New CFO Hermione McKee joined the company as head of finance in January 2016

DotEmu to close retro-leaning online store

French company says "competition is fiercer than it used to be" in PC distribution

BioWare: "Attacking individuals is never acceptable"

Mass Effect dev disputes false reports after woman is harrassed over Andromeda animations

By James Batchelor

Uncharted 4 collects another GOTY award at SXSW

Naughty Dog's haul amounted to five trophies, Overwatch trailed with four

Machinima appoints new GM as CEO prepares for exit

Warner Bros. marketing exec Russell Arons will step up after Chad Gutstein leaves to pursue "entrepreneurial projects"

By Matthew Handrahan

PlayStation 3's lifespan winding down

Sony Japan says shipments for its previous generation console will be ending soon

By Brendan Sinclair

Green Man Gaming launches Community Platform

Retailer's new gamer hub to combine gameplay stats with Twitch streams

Brenda and John Romero lead Develop:Brighton line-up

Molly Carrol, Tim Wicksteed, Mata Haggis, Dan Abnett, Tony Yang and Rex Crowle also on the list

By Christopher Dring

Alibaba investing $145m in global network for mobile games

Chinese online giant forms "Global Strategic Alliance of Game Distribution" with four international companies

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo set to double Switch production - report

Total raised to 16 million units for next fiscal year, on expectation of 10 million sales

By Matthew Handrahan

King's chief legal officer joins Improbable

Rob Miller hired after five years at King, Michael Bannon appointed CFO

By Matthew Handrahan

Microsoft and Sony set sights on the Netflix model

A subscription service providing ongoing revenue could be a win-win for creators and platform holders; can MS or Sony make this model work?

By Rob Fahey

Appodeal buys Corona Labs

Mobile ad firm brings maker of Corona SDK in-house, will add enterprise version to current free options

Ubisoft's For Honor tops US game sales during tough February - NPD

Software sales fell 14% and hardware sales dropped 30% year-over-year

By James Brightman

Telltale CEO stepping down

Kevin Bruner is handing responsibilities back to co-founder Dan Connors

By James Brightman

Horizon: Zero Dawn hits 2.6m sales

Developer Guerrilla now working on a 'story expansion'

By Christopher Dring

Apple ramps up its support for indies

App Store receives permanent section where indies will be spotlighted; indies tell us they're happy with "renewed focus on editorial and curation"

By James Brightman

The sorry saga of the crowdfunded Sinclair Vega+ console

Dan Whitehead looks at a campaign 6 months behind schedule

By Dan Whitehead

Unlicensed eSports gambling sites are "parasites feeding off popular video games"

UK Gambling Commission's official paper gets tough on rise of skin gambling in eSports

By Matthew Handrahan

Square Enix Collective Returns to EGX Rezzed With Seven Diverse Games Out in 2017

First hands-on for Deadbeat Heroes, Children of Zodiarcs & Fear Effect Sedna

UK games market generated 4.33bn in 2016

Sales of games, hardware and accessories rose 1.2%

By Christopher Dring

Zynga buys four Solitaire games for $42.5 million

Harpan's two-man team is richly rewarded for its social card titles

By Matthew Handrahan

Blizzard files for $8.5m in damages from Bossland

Motion for default judgement filed after German cheatbot company failed to comply with court's request for response

By Matthew Handrahan

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