Splash Damage buys Dirty Bomb publishing rights from Nexon

Two year partnership comes to an end, Splash Damage now in control of "marketing, servers, anti-cheat - the lot"

Resident Evil VII maintains its monstrous grip on UK charts

Hitman: Complete First Season debuts at No.4, trouncing previous boxed release of digital collector's edition

By James Batchelor

Starbreeze invests $8 million in Double Fine's Psychonauts 2

Swedish publisher will take 85% of revenue until investment is recouped, and 60% thereafter

By Matthew Handrahan

Risky Nintendo spooks the markets

Change means taking on risk; unattractive for investors, but unquestionably right for the company long-term

By Rob Fahey

Valve under investigation by European Commission for Steam geo-blocking

Bandai Namco, Capcom, Focus Home Interactive, Koch Media and ZeniMax also named in antitrust investigation

By Matthew Handrahan

Games Finance Market deadline is tomorrow

Publishers and investors have until Friday, February 3rd at 5pm to join exclusive event set for April 4th - 6th

The Light ahead: PlayStation's UK boss on why PS4 hasn't peaked

In his first interview as UK boss, Warwick Light discusses plans to ramp up the marketing campaigns for PS4 Pro and PSVR

By Christopher Dring

“It's better than it's ever been at Codemasters”

The UK studio talks Dirt 4, the unpredictable racing genre and concerns over VR

By Christopher Dring

Activision launches Consumer Products division

Mattel and Disney exec Tim Kilpin named as CEO and President

By Christopher Dring

Take-Two acquires mobile developer Social Point for $250m

Dragon City and Monster Legends studio marks Take-Two's first major push into mobile gaming

By Christopher Dring

Resident Evil 7 tops UK January charts after less than a week on sale

Capcom's horror game helps physical market recover following slow start to the year

By Christopher Dring

Wii U lifetime sales stand at 13.5m

Impending Switch arrival makes the device Nintendo's lowest-selling home console

By James Batchelor

Monster Hunter absence and Street Fighter V disappointment hurt Capcom's financials

However, firm sticks with guidance thanks to Resident Evil 7 and Monster Hunter XX

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By Christopher Dring

Strong first week for Resident Evil 7 in UK boxed charts

Despite worrying trends at UK retail, Capcom's new horror game performs well

By Christopher Dring

Namco founder Masaya Nakumura passes away

91-year-old transformed amusement ride company into long-running video games publisher

By James Batchelor

Valve now begins crackdown on Team Fortress 2 gambling websites

Following Valve's pledge to ban Counter-Strike: GO gambling accounts in July last year, there has been a rise in Team Fortress 2 gambling

Pre-orders account for over 80% of Japanese Nintendo Switch launch shipment

Research firm Media Create data suggests one in five units will be picked up when new console arrives

By James Batchelor

“What will gamers do when the eShop or PSN is shut down, and they want an old game?”

The creators of Shovel Knight discuss their love for physical products and how the games industry should embrace its past

By Christopher Dring

Resident Evil series sales surpass 75m

2.5m units of Resident Evil 7 shipped to retail so far

Square Enix signs deal to create Marvel superhero games

Eidos Montreal and Crystal Dynamics to build games based on IP including The Avengers.

By Christopher Dring

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