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Ad-blockers "devastating for smaller channels" - PewDiePie

Popular YouTuber says YouTube Red a response to having 40% of the audience bypassing the existing ad-based model

By Brendan Sinclair

Critical Consensus: Assassin's Creed Syndicate

The critics agree about the latest entry's strengths and weakness, but disagree widely about whether it's actually a good game.

By Brendan Sinclair

Harmonix fesses up to reviewing Rock Band 4 on Amazon

"Harmonix has clarified its internal policy about posting reviews of our own products on retail sites"

By James Brightman

Defiance TV show cancelled, game will continue

SyFy ends companion series after three seasons, F2P MMO remains

By Dan Pearson

GMA's bring prizes for UK Games media

Eurogamer, Videogamer, IGN all amongst winners

By Dan Pearson

BBC Three to stream League of Legends World Championship

Starts October 15, will "bring this massive UK event to a wider audience."

By Rachel Weber

The Escapist faces possible legal action over Star Citizen exposé

Cloud Imperium has denied accusations of mishandling funds and workplace discrimination, claims unethical journalistic practice

By Matthew Handrahan

Over 20,000 attend first Twitchcon

1.9 million unique online viewers for streamer show

By Rachel Weber

Rockstar, DMA staff heap criticism on BBC's Gamechangers

Dramatisation of Thompson/Houser conflict is "random, made up bo****ks"

By Dan Pearson

New streaming service, Panda TV, to launch in China

Son of country's richest man to build eSports broadcaster

By Dan Pearson

Mega Man movie in the works

20th Century Fox and Planet of the Apes production company trying to bring Blue Bomber to big screen

By Brendan Sinclair

MCV publisher to lead project from Ukie and Film London

Michael French leaves New Bay Media to help promote London as a destination for the global industry

By Matthew Handrahan

Critical Consensus: Thank the Mario Maker

Nintendo's design-a-platformer game/tool draws high scores across the board despite some limitations

By Brendan Sinclair

Mobcrush confirms $11m in funding

"We're laser focused on creating value for our community"

By Rachel Weber

Borderlands getting a feature film

Movie rights for Gearbox shooter franchise obtained by Lionsgate; Avi Arad and son to produce

By Brendan Sinclair

Regional games shows reflect the evolving market

We shouldn't expect Gamescom, TGS or their ilk to be "mini-E3s"; they exist to serve regional audiences, not the Anglo-American press

By Rob Fahey

Gamescom coverage up despite E3 conflict and no Sony presser

More press overall for Cologne event as conference exclusivity pays off for MS

By Dan Pearson

Critical Consensus: Metal Gear Solid V

Hideo Kojima's latest (and possibly last) game for Konami draws rave reviews, perfect 10s

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch grows global infrastructure and event presence

Will have booths at PAX Aus, Electronic Game Show in Mexico and Tokyo Game Show

By Rachel Weber

Five Nights At Freddy's movie gets Poltergeist director

Gil Kenan, man behind the Poltergeist reboot, will also write adaptation

By Rachel Weber

Mojang chooses Minecraft movie director

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's Rob McElhenney on board

By Rachel Weber

Gamer Network adds Mod DB and Indie DB to portfolio

Modding and development sites joins UK media company

By Rachel Weber

New team for GamesIndustry.biz German language site

Thomas Szedlak takes over from Christoph Holowaty

By Dan Pearson

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