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Keywords acquires Climax for up to 43m

The company will pay 27 million in cash and shares, with a deferred consideration of an additional 16 million

By Danielle Partis

Gearbox, Microsoft, Amazon and Apple oppose Texas anti-trans law

Borderlands developer even suggests it would move out of the state if law is passed

By James Batchelor

Frostpunk sells 3m copies worldwide

11 Bit Studios released the game three years ago

Call of Duty franchise hits 400m full-game sales

Activision confirms latest milestone reached by the military shooter series, which debuted in 2003

Coffee Stain: Valheim's success was like trying to tip over a bathtub full of water

Indie publisher on how it's supporting the five-man team behind this year's biggest surprise hit

By James Batchelor

Mario Kart Tour exceeds $200m lifetime revenue

Nintendo's mobile racer also surpassed 200 million downloads across App Store and Google Play

By Danielle Partis

The keys to multilingual game development

Xloc's Jenny McKearney outlines best practices so that projects remain on schedule when localizing games using remote teams

By Jenny McKearney

Speaker submissions for Develop:Brighton are now open

Applications to speak at October event must be submitted by June 2

By Danielle Partis

FIFA 21 returns to No.1 | UK Boxed Charts

Cyberpunk 2077 and Ghost of Tsushima both re-enter the charts

By Marie Dealessandri

Hades, Ghost of Tsushima, and Last of Us Part 2 lead GDC Award nominees

All three titles receive seven nominations, including one in Game of the Year category

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Focus Home Interactive acquires Streum On Studio

Publisher buys the creators of its Space Hulk and Necromunda Warhammer 40,000 games, reports full year revenues up 20%

By Brendan Sinclair

Call of Duty: Warzone hits 100 million players

Activision's free-to-play first-person shooter spin-off reaches milestone 13 months after launch

Discord ends acquisition talks with Microsoft - Report

Wall Street Journal says chat service has fielded offers from at least three suitors, but would prefer to stay independent for now

By Brendan Sinclair

Jeff Kaplan leaves Blizzard

Overwatch game director and 19-year veteran of the studio steps down; Aaron Keller to take over role

By Brendan Sinclair

Microsoft's ID@Azure pitches cloud services to indies

Program offers free access to dev tools and case studies to use Microsoft's cloud tech on all platforms and engines

By Brendan Sinclair

Pragma raises $12m in Series A funding

Investment to help build backend-as-a-service offering for game studios

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Bandai Namco set to close Santa Clara office, employees asked to relocate

Staff have until the end of May to make a decision, remote work not an option after April 2022

By Danielle Partis

BitSummit set to return as an in-person event this September

Attendance for Kyoto-based indie game event will be limited to visitors from Japan

By Jeffrey Rousseau

Spiritfarer hits 500,000 copies sold

These are premium sales across all systems, and does not include Xbox Game Pass downloads

Scott Miller on relaunching Apogee Entertainment as indie publisher

Founder of original Duke Nukem developer talks about the company's latest incarnation and its strategy for cherry-picking diamonds in the rough

By Brendan Sinclair

Five reasons to take part in the US Best Places To Work Awards

Join our project to make the games industry a better place to work

By Christopher Dring

Lightheart raises $6.8m in Series A funding

Finnish developer will use investment for studio growth and creation of new games

By Jeffrey Rousseau

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