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Sony: Planet of the Apes and PlayLink will help us reach non-gamers

Platform holder expects recognisable IP to play a big role in selling PlayStations to the masses

By James Batchelor

Facebook Instant Games trialling monetisation options for developers

In-app purchases and ads coming to a select set of games

By Haydn Taylor

Mobile devs donating Google Play revenue to fight hunger

Apps including Marvel: Contest of Champions and Animation Throwdown will donate revenue for World Food Day until October 21

Japanese mobile market outgrows US three years in a row

RPGs account for 65% of mobile revenue in Japan, App Annie report shows

By Haydn Taylor

Wargaming opens new Moscow mobile studio

New branch will focus on developing midcore titles, headed up by Andrey Zimenko

By James Batchelor

Apple asked to remove Philippines drug war games from App Store

Anti-drug organisation ANPUD demands an apology from Apple for handling "insensitive content"

By Matthew Handrahan

Post-IPO Rovio: "Our numbers will tell the best story going forward"

CEO Kati Levoranta says it's "still very early days" to predict share trading levels, team is already "back to hard work" on growth strategy

By James Batchelor

Microsoft calls it quits on Windows Phone hardware and features

After years of largely fruitless effort, Joe Belfiore confirms what many had long assumed

By Matthew Handrahan

Scopely to open Barcelona office

LA-based mobile publisher going international after receiving $60m investment earlier this year

By Haydn Taylor

Spreading social acceptance through a mobile game

Accidental Queens discusses the impact of exploring social themes in A Normal Lost Phone and Another Lost Phone

By James Batchelor

Plague Inc surpasses 100m players

Mobile strategy game has seen users wipe out all human life on Earth 1.5bn times

Rovio discontinues IPO due to oversubscription, confirms $1bn value

Angry Birds developer receives over 11,000 new shareholders, nets $35.4m for growth strategy

By James Batchelor

Champions of the Shengha introduces moneyback guarantee

BfB Labs offers full refund after ten days for 40 heart-tracking mobile game

By James Batchelor

Razer developing gaming smartphone for release by the end of year

Device part of wider strategy to capture Chinese market as firm prepares to go public on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

By Haydn Taylor

Taking the Bait: How to survive the VR market

Tommy Palm shares takeaways from possibly the most popular VR game ever, and how retention can help VR studios endure the market's growing pains

By Brendan Sinclair

Supercell, Rovio, Zynga, Remedy, EA and more on board for One Special Day

More than 30 major mobile game developers raising money for charity by donating 100% of UK revenue for 24 hours

By Haydn Taylor

iOS 11 App Store changes aim to improve discoverability

New editorial content, developer search and more detailed product pages introduced with today's update

By James Batchelor

How to launch a mobile game in multiple countries

Tappx CMO Ignasi Prat offers advice to developers hoping to release their app in as many markets as possible

By James Batchelor

Reality Gaming Group secures $3.5m via ICO

Funds from token sale will be used to develop augmented reality mobile FPS

By James Batchelor

App Annie adds Chinese Android market to metrics

Firm now able to offer insights into top apps from world's largest games market

Disruptor Beam: Big name IP is about player retention, not acquisition

CEO Jon Radoff shares takeaways from making mobile games for Star Trek, Game of Thrones, and The Walking Dead

By Brendan Sinclair

Rovio values itself at $1bn ahead of IPO

Mobile games giant sets preliminary price range at €10.25 to €11.50 per share, subscription begins next week

By James Batchelor

Fallout Shelter passes 100m users milestone

That's across phones, tablets, PC and Xbox One, with more than 7.5 billion game sessions played

Apple unveils iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X

iPhone X has A11 Bionic chip, edge-to-edge OLED display, & launches on November 3 for $999; also thatgamecompany to debut Sky on Apple platforms

By James Brightman

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