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The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Voice acting, with the stars of Assassin's Creed Origins

The talent behind Bayek, Aya and Cleopatra shares their experiences of bringing games characters to life

By James Batchelor

Patreon raises user fees to stabilise creator payouts

UPDATE: Crowdfunding platform decides not to add $0.35 service charge after creators begin to lose subscribers

By James Batchelor

Steam's new Curator Connect feature targets key-scamming

System emerges from beta to help all developers find genuine influencers

By James Batchelor

Indies overcompensating on marketing

Guacamelee and Parkasaurus designer-marketer Chris McQuinn wants to see small studios prioritize design

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch sees "glimmer of hope" in battle against toxic behaviour

Co-founder Kevin Lin tells GamesIndustry.biz he believes positivity will perpetuate out from smaller, more controlled channels

By James Batchelor

Wonderstorm brewing animation and AAA games

Avatar: The Last Airbender writer, Uncharted 3 director and Riot Games R&D finance head set up studio to work on linked game and Netflix series

By Brendan Sinclair

New UK games media awards event set for May

Following the cancellation of the Games Media Awards

By Christopher Dring

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Licensing your IP, with Gary D Nissenbaum

Latest episode available now, discusses how to arrange merchandise deals and more

By James Batchelor

Twitch: "We're almost ready to go full-blown Hunger Games"

Co-founder Kevin Lin is excited for a new age of games development where streaming audiences can interact with the players

By James Batchelor

Jobs Roundup: Green Man Gaming hires former EA, Activision marketing boss

Also this week, Keza MacDonald leaves Kotaku, a Mythbuster joins Giant Bomb, and Unity hires Insomniac developers

By James Batchelor

National Videogame Arcade launching music festival in 2018

Masaya Matsura, Jessica Curry and Rob Hubbard to headline new event

By James Batchelor

Minions studio close to deal for Mario movie - Report

Universal's Illumination Entertainment and Nintendo nearly ready to move forward with animated feature film

By Brendan Sinclair

Why didn't Jettomero take off?

With great looks, a fun premise, and a few good breaks, Gabriel Koenig's latest game seemed like a safe bet, so what happened?

By Brendan Sinclair

Hitman series in the works at streaming platform Hulu

John Wick creator Derek Kolstad on board to write pilot

By Haydn Taylor

IGN promises change following allegations of sexual harassment against former editor

Content staff release statement declaring solidarity with victims, some employees stop work in protest against harassment

By James Batchelor

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Virtual Reality, at Develop:VR

Members of four VR studios join us to discuss the future of the industry's most talked-about technology

By James Batchelor

Call of Duty storms back to WWII

Critical Consensus: First reviews for military shooter suggest a return to form after last year's Infinite Warfare, but opinions are split on quality of campaign mode

By Brendan Sinclair

The Trouble with Trailers

Developers have learned to deal with violence and difficult themes intelligently and respectfully in recent years - it's time for marketing teams to catch up

By Rob Fahey

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Getting Lucky on Xbox One X, with Playful's Paul Bettner

We discuss cutesy platformers and virtual reality on the newest episode of our podcast

By James Batchelor

A different kind of indiepocalypse

Double Fine's Greg Rice and Tim Schafer talk about the parallel growth explosions of the indie games scene and the studio's Day of the Devs event

By Brendan Sinclair

Five do-it-yourself PR tips for indies

VIM Global's Alex Van Lepp offers some basics for small devs looking to promote their games on their own

By Alex Van Lepp

BAFTA announces Breakthrough Brits of 2017

Six standout talents in the video game industry recognised for their work

By Haydn Taylor

The Escapist lays off "all paid staff" - Report

Site turns to volunteer content, with exception of Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw, streamers, and EIC Joshua Vanderwall "for a few contracted hours a month"

By Brendan Sinclair

How games media can work more effectively with PR

LittleBig PR's Gareth Williams offers a counterpoint to our recent piece on the relationships between journalists and the industry

By Gareth Williams

How games PR can work more effectively with the media

Tips and best practices on how to pitch websites and gain more exposure for your clients

By James Brightman

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