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Digital Bros acquires Assetto Corsa dev for €4.3 million in cash and stock

Kunos Simulazioni's racing sim was launched on consoles by the Italian publisher last year

By Matthew Handrahan

Viking Squad dev Slick now part of Klei Entertainment

Slick celebrates its tenth birthday by joining the creator of Don't Starve, will continue to support its old games

UK games industry survives Brexit threat - but for how long?

Weekly Roundup: Investment in the country continues at a rapid pace, but concerns over creative talent is rising

By Christopher Dring

Glu restructure will close two studios, cut 100+ jobs

Up to 140 employees face dismissal as mobile publisher attempts to streamline US operations, but firm plans to hire again by end of 2017

By James Batchelor

92% of UK games firms expect a profitable 2017

TIGA survey also reveals 88% will be hiring, but 70% predict their costs will increase

By James Batchelor

Keywords Studios buys Sonox in €650k cash and stock deal

Madrid based audio and localisation company the latest in a long line of acquisitions

GamesIndustry.biz presents... 2016: The Year In Numbers

Check out some of the key facts and figures from the past twelve months with our handy infographic

By James Batchelor

Stillfront Group acquires MENA publisher Babil Games

The deal is worth $4.5 million in cash and stock, rising to $17 million based on future performance

Starbreeze acquires Dhruva Interactive for $8.5 million

Leading Indian game company takes its longstanding relationship with Starbreeze to the next level

By Matthew Handrahan

Eight Pixel Square acquired by Outplay Entertainment

Ex-Eurocom devs join Scottish mobile firm as it plans to expand into mid-core and virtual reality

By James Batchelor

Did crowdfunding survive 2016?

Fig raised $8m of the $20m in gaming campaigns this year - was it enough?

By Thomas Bidaux

Ubisoft says AMF claims "unjustified, unfounded and illegal"

UPDATE: Ubisoft has decided to appeal the French AMF's decision to sanction its team members

By James Batchelor

Charity games bundle raises over $160,000

A Good Bundle featured 173 games from more than 115 developers, organised with Itch.io

Sproing Interactive is restructuring

UPDATE: Austria's largest games developer says it is not entirely insolvent or closed, laying off two teams after project cancellation

By James Batchelor

Creative England: “The biggest challenge for indies today is not money, it's noise”

Head of Games Rob Crossley on helping indies and growing diversity as organisation launches £1m development fund for Leeds

By James Batchelor

GameStop forecasts bigger-than-expected holiday sales drop

World's largest games retailer predicts decline during crucial selling period

By James Batchelor

App Annie: Subscriptions model will bleed into mobile gaming

CMO Al Campa believes there's opportunity to “attract a new type of customers” with monthly fees

By James Batchelor

Desert Bus For Hope raises $700,000 for charity

Record amount for tenth iteration of annual video gaming marathon, funds will go to children's hospitals

nDreams raises £2 million

VR developer behind The Assembly and Danger Goat completes the first of a two-stage round

Indiegogo adds equity crowdfunding with Microventures partnership

Like Fig, platform will now allow devs to offer backers a stake in their company and earn a share of the proceeds

By James Batchelor

"We like being answerable to our players first and foremost"

ArtCraft's Gordon Walton and J. Todd Coleman on why the studio's now offering equity crowdfunding

By James Brightman

Deus Ex helps push Square Enix sales up 23%

First half of fiscal year shows narrowed profits, but publisher expects strong performance from second half lineup led by Final Fantasy XV

Games Industry post-Brexit: Who Will Profit?

Cutting corporation tax to counter the effects of leaving the EU only helps the richest

By Marijam Didzgalvyte

Fargo: “If you don't reach 20% of your goal in two days, you'll almost certainly fail”

The Wasteland developer reflects changes to the crowdfunding space, and offers tips on how to attract those higher-tier backers

By James Batchelor

Blizzard powers Activision Blizzard results

Revenues from Warcraft maker nearly double year-over-year as Call of Duty and Skylanders label sees business slip 36%

By Brendan Sinclair

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