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Vivendi increases its stake in Ubisoft to almost 18%

The company denies that it's trying to take over the Assassin's Creed publisher, however

By James Brightman

Sony shipped 17.7 million PS4s in the last fiscal year

Operating profit for games up 84 per cent, while Network revenue doubled year-on-year

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo's tumbling profits underline need for new hardware

Fiscal year net income down 60 per cent; Wii U sold 3.26 million units in 12 months, could halt production by March 2018

By Matthew Handrahan

Apple sees iPhone sales fall

Sold 51.2 million in latest quarter

By Rachel Weber

Paradox will offer 15 per cent of its stock in IPO next month

IPO will be done in the "Paradox way," focusing on, "employees, fans and the general public in Sweden"

By Matthew Handrahan

Helsinki's Armada Interactive secures $3m seed funding

"“This initial investment allows us to produce and launch a truly astonishing first title"

By Rachel Weber

Xbox Live sees growth but hardware dips in Microsoft's Q3

Xbox Live monthly active user base stands at 46 million

By James Brightman

Nazara invests in Mastermind Sports

Indian firm buys 26% of London second screen specialist

By Dan Pearson

Microsoft reveals equal pay progress

"For every $1 earned by men, our female employees in the U.S. earn 99.8 cents"

By Rachel Weber

Animoca Brands raises $6.5 million from share placement

Hong Kong based mobile company closes second share placement in less than six months

By Matthew Handrahan

Gambitious looking for 50 new investors

"Gambitious is committed to respecting the investors"

By Rachel Weber

Nazara Games takes minority stake in TrulySocial

London-based developer will work with Nazara to take its new game to the female audience in India

By Matthew Handrahan

"The scale required, even for indie success, has changed"

Execution Labs' Keith Katz on why the Montreal incubator has evolved

By Dan Pearson

Maximum Games acquires Avanquest Software Publishing

"The most effective way to broaden the reach of our video games"

By Rachel Weber

Slice: Mobile gamers spend average of $87 on in-app purchases

Game Of War players spend, on average, $550 to achieve victory

By Rachel Weber

Garena raises $170 million series D round

The Singapore startup has come along way since its origins as a multiplayer gaming network

By Matthew Handrahan

Starbreeze invests $750K in VR/AR studio

Freeform Labs is based in Santa Monica, working on VR title ElemenTerra

By Rachel Weber

GameStop reports Q4 and 2015 earnings

"The company posted its third straight year of positive comps"

By Rachel Weber

GAME sees profit and revenue fall in half-year results

"Market dynamics in the UK were challenging during our peak trading period"

By Rachel Weber

Visionary VR raises $6m in Series A

“Today, only expert-level developers can create VR stories, we're going to change that”

By Rachel Weber

NYC's eSports Hero raises $1m

Real money tournament platform also appoints new director

By Rachel Weber

Fove VR raises $11 million from Colopl, Hon Hai

Japanese company specialising in eye-tracking tech will go into full production later this year

By Matthew Handrahan

Gameloft reports sales up 13% in 2015

850 positions closed in cost-cutting measures

By Rachel Weber

Tencent cleared $3 billion smartphone game revenue in 2015

Giant Chinese firm earned almost $16 billion during the calendar year overall

By Matthew Handrahan

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