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Former MCV sales boss joins Green Man Gaming

Lesley McDiarmid joins as Head of Corporate Partnerships

Alan Wake to be removed from sale over music licenses

Renewal is not "in Remedy's hands" due to Microsoft publishing deal, so the revered game will be pulled from PC and Xbox today

By Matthew Handrahan

Remote Control seeks to galvanise "overlooked" Romanian industry

Hendrik Lesser and Bogdan Oprescu on challenging the view of Romania as "a sweatshop," and where Remote Control might go next

By Matthew Handrahan

Square Enix drops IO Interactive

"There can be no guarantees," publisher warns as it hunts for a buyer for Hitman developer

By Matthew Handrahan

Rime's digital version now priced the same on Switch as other platforms

The physical version will remain $40 but will come with a free soundtrack to boost value

By James Brightman

Nielsen: VR/AR awareness has nearly doubled among US population

One in ten Americans plans to buy PlayStation VR, 9% want Project Scorpio, 12% want Nintendo Switch

By James Batchelor

Re-Logic: 'We're leaving money on the table with Terraria'

The developer explains why it hasn't charged a penny more for its smash hit indie game

By Christopher Dring

Former Lionhead boss joins PlayStation

Stuart Whyte will lead VR product development at London Studio

By Christopher Dring

EA expects console game sales to be 40% digital this year

And that the install base of PS4/Xbox One will hit 105m

By Christopher Dring

Execution Labs wraps up with fund "fully deployed"

Indie incubator has a portfolio of 19 active studios; Jason Della Rocca, Keith Katz and support team are all moving on

By Matthew Handrahan

It's time to talk about mental health in the games industry

Rich Eddy explains why Jagex got involved with MIND's Workplace Wellbeing Index

By Rich Eddy

Nintendo and Mario Kart 8 top UK boxed charts in quiet April

Switch exclusive is No.1 despite being on sale for just two days

By Christopher Dring

UK charts: Prey debuts at No.2

Mario Kart 8: Deluxe narrowly holds the top spot

By Christopher Dring

Former 2K Games exec Neil Ralley joins 505 Games as president

Ralley was general manager for 2K Games International for nearly 11 years

By Christopher Dring

Steam Gifting changes hit code resellers

But it has not gone down especially well with the Steam community

By Christopher Dring

“Call of Duty's negative social media sentiment has virtually evaporated” - Activision

No repeat of the poor reception to last year's game as publisher details further plans for mobile and Black Ops III

By Christopher Dring

Remedy prepares for a future with more games and more control

CEO Tero Virtala on a "new phase" of the Finnish studio's long history - "We think we're one of the best in the world, we need to preserve that"

By Matthew Handrahan

Gang Beasts dev: Parity clause means we can't commit to Xbox One release

“Making something exclusive for the sake of it just feels like an unnecessary step”

By James Batchelor

Steam currently handling 50,000 refund requests per day

Stats from marketplace's support page dealing with more calls for money back than all other queries combined

By James Batchelor

3DS - Nintendo's new template for success

It may not match its predecessors, but the way Nintendo overcame the 3DS' shortcomings is something it can build upon

By Christopher Dring

505 Games will publish Remedy Entertainment's new game

Deal includes €7.75 million in additional development funds for "Project 7," but Remedy will keep hold of the IP rights

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo now believes Switch can reach Wii sales levels

"We have greatly increased the quantity we can produce in a single month," says Tatsumi Kimishima

By James Brightman

What's wrong with the PS3?

10 Years Ago This Month: Industry watchers debate whether Sony's latest console is too expensive, too cheap, too big, too tricky to develop for, or too designed by Ken Kutaragi

By Brendan Sinclair

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