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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

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds hits 2 million on Steam

Hunger Games-style Early Access shooter hits milestone after just over a month on sale

By Brendan Sinclair

PlayStation UK appoints The Romans as communications agency

New agency replaces Fever PR following three-month pitch process

Nexon acquires publishing rights to First Strike Games' debut title

Ex-Halo developers working on unannounced online multiplayer game, Nexon to also offer marketing support

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe sets franchise record in US

Newest Switch title from Nintendo has already sold 459,000 units, making it the fastest-selling in the Mario Kart series

By James Brightman

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is Nintendo's first UK No.1 since 2011

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 and Little Nightmares crack Top Five

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo sold 2.3m NES Classics

Unless Nintendo reverses the discontinuation of the popular microconsole, that's the final tally

By James Brightman

Switch boasts 2:1 software tie ratio

Sales not limited to Zelda, as Nintendo touts figures for 1-2 Switch, Super Bomberman R, and Snipperclips

By Brendan Sinclair

Kalypso Media appoints new strategic advisor

Jürgen Goeldner joins Tropico publisher from Square Enix

“We're not competing with Devolver. We're really not that brave”

New UK publisher The Irregular Corporation explains why it's avoiding the crowded indie space and focusing on the niche

By James Batchelor

Roblox is aiming at $10 million annual revenue for its top creators

User-generated online gaming platform already pays out $140,000 a month to most popular devs, says CEO Dave Baszucki

By Matthew Handrahan

Capcom pulls Street Fighter V DLC

Publisher apologizes as background music of new stage contained "unintentional religious references"

By Brendan Sinclair

Xbox head sees opportunity in a Netflix for games

Phil Spencer says subscriptions could be a viable way to fund original story-driven and single-player content

By Brendan Sinclair

Call of Duty: WWII arrives November 3rd

Sledgehammer's next COD outing finally revealed, takes series back to its roots

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