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Working with influencers: “The internet can smell disingenuity a mile off"

Space Ape's Simon Hade discusses the perks and pitfalls of working with YouTubers and streamers

By James Batchelor

Has Capcom saved Resident Evil?

The development team discusses VR, sales trends, horror and building one of the riskiest Resident Evil games to-date

By Christopher Dring

"Notorious $5000 deals with YouTubers and streamers will fade. It's a matter of honesty"

Loots co-founder Marc Fuehnen discusses the increasing need for transparency when marketing through influencers

By James Batchelor

GTA V secures 10th UK #1 - 174 weeks after release

Phenomenal staying power from Rockstar's crime caper

By Dan Pearson

How well did UK games retail perform in 2016?

Consoles, accessories and boxed games drop 15.8% to 1.78bn

By Christopher Dring

PlayStation reorganises European senior management team

Simon Rutter becomes COO and Tim Stokes named senior VP as president Jim Ryan stresses the importance of regional strength

By Christopher Dring

Summing up Windows Vista in a single word

10 Years Ago This Month: Microsoft launched its unpopular OS with a vision for PC gaming it's still trying to realize, and Apple unveiled the iPhone

By Brendan Sinclair

Media Molecule teams up with theatre group Punchdrunk

Collaborating on a performance arts-meets-gaming project related to Dreams

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo Switch conference gets late night start in the West

Full reveal for new console set for 5 a.m. CET January 13 / 8 p.m. Pacific January 12

Koch and Square Enix clarify review code policy

“We would never impose a blacklist or ban on any media for a review score”

By Christopher Dring

Game Jolt offers YouTubers, Twitch streamers 10% of game sales

New Partners program offers free games and revenue share for video or livestream promotion

By James Batchelor

15 years on: The story behind one of Xbox's most notorious TV ads

Harvey Eagle recalls the creation of the banned UK TV ad, Champagne

By Christopher Dring

ASA rules No Man's Sky advertising did not mislead consumers

Organisation believes procedurally generated nature of the game means all images and footage are representative of final product

By James Batchelor

Nintendo coming to US-based Universal theme parks

Orlando and Hollywood parks will join Osaka location in featuring publisher's famous brands

By Brendan Sinclair

Attention Seekers and Done + Dusted form new gaming live events business

AD+D set-up in Santa Monica to offer 'large-scale live entertainment' for games publishers and competitive gaming

Winter is Coming

Weekly Roundup: Feeling the first frosts of a maturing market

By Dan Pearson

Weak AAA launches are a precursor to industry transition

As top games under perform, the industry must prepare to shift with consumer behaviour

By Rob Fahey

Resident Evil director working on Monster Hunter movie

Paul W.S. Anderson shopping a script with hopes to turn another Capcom franchise into a cinematic universe

By Brendan Sinclair

Is honesty the best policy?

Weekly round-up: EA's new YouTube rules and Game Awards premieres call for more transparency from a highly exposed industry

By James Batchelor

The Game Awards promises greater transparency after No Man's Sky complaints

Show's creator Geoff Keighley encouraging developers to offer 'deep-dive' premieres rather than CGI concept trailers

By James Batchelor

PS4 Pro sells over 65K in first Japanese weekend

Famitsu figures show healthy debut for spruced up console

Jason Avent joins Trailerfarm as investor and MD

Boss Alien founder takes helm at video specialist

By Dan Pearson

Ubisoft in talks for Netflix series

Rayman publisher reportedly expanding its film and TV aspirations to streaming service

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