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Journey to the Savage Planet and an adventure in optimism

Typhoon Studios co-founders Alex Hutchinson and Reid Schneider describe the vision for their indie game, and how it will stand alongside AAA titles

By Rebekah Valentine

Epic has actually listened to developers

An attractive revenue share isn't Epic's biggest promise for its new digital store; for many creators, a platform free of Steam's often-abused community features is essential

By Rob Fahey

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Daybreak Game Company lays off staff

Around 70 reportedly dismissed from H1Z1 development studio

By Rebekah Valentine

Warframe downloaded one million times on Nintendo Switch

Game reaches milestone less than three weeks after launch on the platform

By Rebekah Valentine

People of the Year 2018: Yves Guillemot

Ubisoft's CEO declared victory over Vivendi in years-long takeover struggle, made some smart investments, and took some big risks. The company made some hit games, too.

By Brendan Sinclair

People of the Year 2018: Lars Wingefors

We speak to the CEO behind 2018's fastest-growing publisher about its ongoing acquisition spree and honouring THQ's legacy

By James Batchelor

Casual Connect acquired by Greenlit Content

Event founder Jessica Tams joins media network with events team

By Rebekah Valentine

Brian Fargo: “I spent 50% of my time raising money”

InXile on Game Pass and why becoming a part of Microsoft is the 'holy grail' for ambitious games developers

By Christopher Dring

Super Smash Bros Ultimate: Critical Consensus

Nintendo's latest brawler lives up to its hyperbolic title (in fact, you could say it's smashing)

By James Batchelor

Senior EA Ireland director fired over dick remarks

But former employee claims his comment was misunderstood and that dismissal was unfair

By James Batchelor

Farming Simulator 19 sells 1m copies worldwide in 10 days

This year's entry is the fastest in the series' history to reach this milestone

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UK government pours 20m into creative industries

Investment includes 190,000 for UK Games Fund and 200,000 for Digital Schoolhouse

By James Batchelor

Far Cry, Dragon Age 4 and Crash Team Racing remaster lead Game Awards reveals

Plus, first news of new titles from Obsidian, Giant Squid, Supergiant, Hello Games and Studio Wildcard

By James Batchelor

Supercell opening new coding school (without teachers or classes)

UPDATE: Hive Helsinki addresses concerns over ageism after limiting applications to 18 to 30-year-olds

By James Batchelor

Epic Games Store launches with focus on indie games

Ashen, Hades and Hello Neighbour lead the opening line-up with titles from Annapurna Interactive, Team17 and more on the way

By James Batchelor

"We must self-regulate loot boxes before it's too late"

Industry veterans call on their peers to help prevent games being aligned with the gambling business

By Christopher Dring

People of the Year 2018: The Xbox Adaptive Controller team

Microsoft's team didn't just create an excellent, accessible controller; they also set a new industry precedent

By Rebekah Valentine

Seeing the past and future of gaming through The Game Awards

Geoff Keighley shares his plans for continued growth, the need for world premieres, and the benefits and challenges of running the show himself

By Rebekah Valentine

Forza Horizon 4 is now the best-selling Horizon game

Xbox's Aaron Greenberg reveals milestone while accepting award for best sports/racing game

God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, indies prevail at The Game Awards

Visual Concepts president Greg Thomas honored as this year's Industry Icon

By Rebekah Valentine

Activision introduces Zombie-less Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Discounted Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Edition releases exclusively on Battle.net

By Rebekah Valentine

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive goes free-to-play

Popular FPS also jumps on the battle royale bandwagon with new Danger Zone mode

By Rebekah Valentine

YouTube, Twitch speak out against EU Copyright Directive

Websites express concern over what the Directive's Article 13 could mean for content creators on their platforms

By Rebekah Valentine

AR/VR spending to jump 69% in 2019 - IDC

PSVR continues to lead VR market with 463,000 units shipped last quarter; firm says AR software will overtake VR before 2022

By Brendan Sinclair

Apple pulls mobile strategy game for including Taliban as enemies

But Slitherine development director hopes mobile platform holder will reverse its decision

By James Batchelor

Phil Spencer: Xbox Game Pass “will come to every device”

Xbox boss hints at bold cross-platform strategy for subscription service

By James Batchelor

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