(now incorporating IndustryGamers) is the world's leading games industry website. Get insight from todays industry leaders with news, interviews and analysis of global gaming trends. en Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:30:58 +0100 Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:30:58 +0100 60 Nintendo adds Paypal support Gamers can now use digital payment service from the Switch itself, or through Nintendo online storefront for 3DS and Wii U titles Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:51:00 +0100 Radiant Worlds layoffs incoming Unexpected shelving of SkySaga: Infinite Isles leaves developer without income, staff notified of redundancies "potentially affecting everyone" Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:59:00 +0100 Development Goodgame Empire tops $800 million lifetime revenues Goodgame Studios marks free-to-play title's sixth anniversary by declaring it Germany's most successful game of all time Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:40:00 +0100 Publishing Why I Love is readying a series of columns to add much needed positivity to the gaming media landscape, and we could use some help Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:07:00 +0100 Media Development "Don't treat your players like they're stupid" Bluehole's Brendan Greene on maintaining honesty and transparency with PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Early Access community Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:05:00 +0100 Development Devcom Sweeney: App stores are "pocketing a huge amount of profit" at devs' expense "We should be angry about this, and we should constantly be on the lookout for other solutions, and new ways to reach gamers." Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:31:00 +0100 Mobile Devcom Chinese Super League invests $15m in six-year video games deal Developer Crazy Sports hopes football game revenues could reach $150m by 2020 Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:20:00 +0100 Development Microsoft calls in Sega studio to revive another franchise with Age of Empires IV Next instalment to be handled by Dawn of War dev Relic Entertainment, AoE II and III remasters also in the works Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:34:00 +0100 Publishing Development The Podcast: Examining Xbox Latest episode available to download now, discussing the challenges Microsoft faces with the Xbox One X launch Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:29:00 +0100 Media Publishing THQ Nordic acquires Black Forest Games The 50-person German studio and its five founders will now work with THQ Nordic Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:16:00 +0100 Publishing Chinese publishers ramping up global business - Report App Annie says Chinese mobile game publisher revenues from overseas markets have doubled year-over-year Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:57:00 +0100 Mobile Atomhawk opens new studio in Vancouver British design services firm expands into Canada; new studio headed by creative director Maurice "Skip" Kimball Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:20:00 +0100 Development No more Mass Effect Andromeda single-player updates EA says there will be no more patches for in-game story content, but multiplayer will see continued content updates Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:59:00 +0100 Development "With $6m, you can compete with Call of Duty" Devcom panel discusses the opportunities for smaller studios in the AAA market Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:07:00 +0100 Development Devcom Why Square Enix Collective is resurrecting Fear Effect There are now two Fear Effect games coming to market 17 years after they were last seen Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:00:00 +0100 Publishing Development Koch Media to publish Conan Exiles Game will leave Early Access in early 2018, publisher to handle retail versions for Xbox One, PS4 and PC Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:44:00 +0100 Crash Bandicoot is UK No.1 again, but should it be Sonic Mania? Update: Sega says yes Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:29:00 +0100 Publishing Playerunknown's Battlegrounds hits 8 million sales Bluehole's breakout hit will be published by Microsoft when it launches on Xbox this year Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:16:00 +0100 Publishing HTC Vive receives $200/150 price cut Move follows Oculus price drop last month Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:04:00 +0100 Virtual Reality Sony “won't allow” cross-platform play for Ark: Survival Evolved Platform holder still reluctant to allow PS4 players to engage online with Xbox One owners Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:33:00 +0100 Publishing Development