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FIFA, Dungeon & Fighter boost Nexon's nine-month results

"Impairment losses on prepaid royalties" for LawBreakers didn't prevent major increases in revenue and profit

By Matthew Handrahan

EA buys Titanfall studio Respawn

Deal could be worth around $450m if the developer hits performance incentives

By James Brightman

New Dragon Quest, old Final Fantasy drive Square Enix growth

Japanese debut of DQ XI, HD remaster of FF XII, and Nier: Automata push publisher to 24% sales growth for first half of fiscal year

By Brendan Sinclair

Zynga looks to solidify newfound profitability

Developer building a portfolio of card games to keep players engaged for “a very long period of time"

By Haydn Taylor

NBA 2K18, GTA Online drive Take-Two's Q2

CEO Strauss Zelnick says despite complaints of aggressive microtransactions, player spending "probably the best barometer of how a title's being received"

By Brendan Sinclair

Zynga turnaround continues, company buys Peak Games' card studio for $100m

Zynga has now posted two consecutive profitable quarters for the first time since going public

By James Brightman

Assassin's Creed Origins launch sales double Syndicate's

Strong return of historical action franchise a bonus as Mario + Rabbids, Rainbow Six Siege help push first half sales up 66% year-over-year

By Brendan Sinclair

Funding your game through cryptocurrencies

We speak to Reality Gaming Group about the advantages of using Initial Coin Offerings to boost your budget

By James Batchelor

Monster Hunter Switch drives Capcom's sales up to $295m

Nintendo title shows "stalwart performance", publisher expects downloads to account for one in three sales by April

By James Batchelor

Microsoft gaming revenue stalls ahead of Xbox One X launch

Strong Xbox software and services revenue offset by lower hardware revenue

By Haydn Taylor

UK games tax relief extended to 2023

European Commission renotifies tax incentive scheme, granting another six years of support for British developers

By James Batchelor

Glu Mobile revenue reaches $81.1 million in third quarter financials

Design Home drives 58% year-on-year growth for mobile developer

By Haydn Taylor

Sonic Mania success makes up for digital shortfalls in Sega financials

Retro platformer leads packaged game sales of 8.65 million, but publisher hopes for stronger download performance by April

By James Batchelor

Razer confirms Hong Kong IPO

Gaming accessories firm offering shares that would raise nearly half a billion US dollars

Profits up at Konami thanks to strong performance in mobile market

Konami enjoys 24.5% year-on-year profit growth in games industry

By Haydn Taylor

PlayStation drives Sony's Q2 2017 revenues up to $18.25bn

Game and Network Services division saw sales more than double on 2016, PS4 shipments up to 67.5m units

By James Batchelor

Super Mario Run is still short of Nintendo's profit expectations

Despite reaching 200 million downloads, Nintendo tells investors that Mario's mobile debut has "not yet reached an acceptable profit point"

By Matthew Handrahan

Super Mario Odyssey hits 2 million sales

With Switch sales "tracking those of the Wii," latest Mario game reached almost a third of the console's audience

By Matthew Handrahan

Why do we even need a British Games Institute?

Trade bodies and industry veterans discuss the role a publicly-funded agency could play in driving the UK's games industry forward

By James Batchelor

Switch shipments will near 17 million units by the end of March

Six-month results show big increases in revenue and profit, with 50 million units of software expected to ship this fiscal year

By Matthew Handrahan

Xbox software and services Q1 revenue offsets hardware decline

CEO Satya Nadella positions revenue balance as "leading indicator" of Microsoft's ambitions in the gaming sector

By Matthew Handrahan

Over three times as many video game projects fail than succeed on Kickstarter

Video games continue to stagnate on the platform while board games are breaking records

By Haydn Taylor

Gaming video content has an audience of 665 million

SuperData report forecasts ads and direct consumer spending to push GVC earnings to $4.6 billion in 2017

By Haydn Taylor

Keywords buys d3t for 3 million

UK-based outsourcing firm is the latest acquisition in Keywords' growth strategy

Magic Leap lands another $502 million

Startup's series D funding round ends up roughly half the size previously reported

By Brendan Sinclair

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