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Streaming is the key to discovery

Sam Naji and Damian Abrahams explain why livestreaming is crucial for understanding gamers and how it translates to sales

By Sam Naji and Damian Abrahams

Dr. Jakin Vela confirmed as IGDA executive director

Guy Blomberg and Tarja Porkka-Konturri appointed to the organisation's board

By Marie Dealessandri

Gameloft opens new Paris studio

New developer working on unannounced action/sport title for PC and console

By Marie Dealessandri

Bungie shares statement on terrorist attack, says it won't be “muzzled” by Sony

Senior community manager says studio will stand up for what's right, supported by CEO Parsons

By Danielle Partis

What makes a good PUBG Mobile brand collaboration?

Tencent Games' Vincent Wang explains how the winner-take-all battle royale plays nicely with others

By Brendan Sinclair

Twitch details response after Buffalo shooter livestreamed mass shooting

Site claims it ended stream less than two minutes after it began, is trying to stop the footage from spreading

By James Batchelor

Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund buys 5% stake in Nintendo

The PIF said that it acquired this stake "for investment purposes"

By Marie Dealessandri

CI Games offers to buy back United Label ahead of potential dual listing

Polish firm hopes to full reabsorb publisher before it floats on the London Stock Exchange

By Danielle Partis

Why doesn't GTA Online have more brand collaborations?

Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick discusses the trouble of finding a good brand fit, properly setting expectations for the next GTA, and QA unionization

By Brendan Sinclair

DDM: Gaming investments reached $3.5bn during Q1

Agency also says that M&A transactions for the quarter increased by 276% year-over-year

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Sony donates $100,000 to reproductive rights charity but forbids public statements

Donation led by Insomniac Games after criticism over CEO Jim Ryan's internal message on abortion rights

By James Batchelor

How one festival wants to give game music the spotlight it deserves

Mateusz Pawlak, founder of the Game Music Festival, on why such events need to be more than just concerts and the pitfalls of hobbyist organisation

By Marie Dealessandri

Deathloop leads nominations for Develop:Star Awards 2022

The winners will be crowned on July 13 as part of Develop: Brighton

By Danielle Partis

City University of New York launches game design degree

Mayor Eric Adams says public program aims to "diversify the gaming field" in NYC

By Danielle Partis

Improbable sells Scavengers studio Midwinter Entertainment

Behaviour Interactive takes over developer as Improbable focuses on the metaverse

By James Batchelor

Tiny Tina, WWE, next-gen GTA 5 beat Take-Two's expectations

Publisher's fourth-quarter and full-year revenues rise, but pandemic engagement boost continues to fade

By Brendan Sinclair

Fall Guys to go free-to-play

The 2020 platform battle royale title makes the shift on June 21 and adds crossplatform play

Frogwares to use Epic Games MegaGrant to relocate its Ukrainian staff

Sherlock Holmes developer said that the war had affected its production & caused partial studio disorganization

By Jeffrey Rousseau

GameStop names Nir Patel as its new COO | Jobs Roundup: May 2022

Kate Dollarhyde departs from Obsidian Entertainment, Netflix promotes Laura Teclemariam to director of product innovation, as Tim Lewinson is promoted at Respawn

By GamesIndustry Staff

How to develop a game design document

Ludo.ai's Tom Pigott explains why a well-formulated game design document can make a huge difference for game devs

By Tom Pigott

Ubisoft+ headed for PlayStation

In addition to rollout of full subscription service, a partial offering will be included with PS Plus Extra/Premium tiers

By Brendan Sinclair

Microsoft patent application may allow disc owners to access digital games

Document suggests Xbox Series S owners would be able to validate their ownership of games via another device

By James Batchelor

Lego, Switch and PS5 top April Charts | European Monthly Report

But quiet month means market falls both year-on-year and compared to March

By Christopher Dring

Following sale of Western devs, Square Enix wants to acquire and establish new studios

The Japanese company also shared its ambition to accelerate investment in blockchain, AI, and the cloud

By Marie Dealessandri

Capcom scales back divisive Street Fighter esports licensing rules

Publisher removes or extends prize pool and sponsorship limits, allows spectator fees and video/photo capture of events

By James Batchelor

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