Christopher Dring, Publisher

Christopher Dring has spent a decade in the games industry, initially in development, before joining GamesIndustry in 2016. He led UK games business publication MCV for five years, and has contributed to Develop, eSports Pro, BBC, The Observer and Sky News. He also really likes playing Nintendo games, but don't hold that against him.

Recent articles by Christopher Dring

A Super Mario Christmas is the ideal counter to PS5 and Xbox Series X | Opinion

Why a bunch of Mario ports may be all Nintendo needs to face off against the new consoles

By Christopher Dring

How to transition from working from home to being a remote studio

Due to the coronavirus crisis, leading games studios are having to learn to work remotely. But how do you make a success of working from home?

By Christopher Dring

What is happening with video game sales during coronavirus analyses the latest figures from GSD

By Christopher Dring

Animal Crossing: New Horizons breaks Switch sales records in Japan

Famitsu data reveals Nintendo's latest has sold 1.88 million copies in just three days

By Christopher Dring is running a free online meeting event for indies next week

Meet The Indies @ Rezzed will start Thursday, March 26, sponsored by PlayStation

By Christopher Dring

Xbox plans digital event to replace E3 conference

UPDATE: Nintendo and Square Enix exploring other ways to deliver news on products in absence of June trade show

By Christopher Dring

UK Monthly Report: GTA V reigns again as The Division 2 bounces back in February

Software market drops more than 15% and console sales continue to tumble

By Christopher Dring

E3 cancelled

Updated: Troubled event postponed due to coronavirus concerns

By Christopher Dring

Meet The Indies at Rezzed returns this month

Developers, publishers, service companies and freelancers invited to connect together at EGX Rezzed

By Christopher Dring

Horizon: Zero Dawn confirmed for PC

But PlayStation committed to dedicated consoles

By Christopher Dring

Building Ori and the Will of the Wisps with 80 people working from home

Moon Studios' Thomas Mahler reveals the challenges and solutions to managing a distributed development team

By Christopher Dring

UK Charts: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon debuts at No.1

Nintendo Switch remake beats out Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

By Christopher Dring

EMEAA January Report: Nintendo Switch accounts for 52% of all console sales

More than 15 million AAA games sold across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australasia territories

By Christopher Dring

PlayStation and Facebook cancel GDC appearances citing coronavirus concerns

UPDATE: Kojima Productions also pulls out, cancelling founder's talk

By Christopher Dring

UK Charts: Bayonetta and Vanquish return to Top Ten

Half-Term sales boosts Team Sonic Racing, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Forza Horizon 4

By Christopher Dring

Changes to the Investment Summit at PAX East

PlayStation no-longer attending. Velan Ventures, Behaviour Interactive and Tripwire join the bill

By Christopher Dring

UK Monthly Report: GTA V and Nintendo Switch Lite shine in quiet January, in partnership with GSD, will now offer analysis of games, hardware and accessories sales

By Christopher Dring

Game crunch lessons: How to avoid game development crunch

“Teams who are having fun make better games and making games should be fun -- otherwise, what's the point?”

By Christopher Dring

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