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Danielle Partis, News Editor

Danielle Partis has been working in the games industry since 2017. She previously worked at Steel Media as the founding editor of InfluencerUpdate.biz before moving on to run PocketGamer.biz. She was named Journalist of the Year at the MCV Women in Games Awards 2019, as well as in the MCV 30 under 30 2020. She can be found on Twitter @daniellepartis tweeting about old games and big robots.

Recent articles by Danielle Partis

The evolution of dating sims: With great romance comes great responsibility

We speak to three developers about the complex stories dating games can tell, and the risks of doing so

By Danielle Partis

Composer Marty O'Donnell found in contempt of court over Destiny assets

Former Bungie audio director to pay almost $100,000, violates previous lawsuit

By Danielle Partis

Erin Wayne joins Riot as first global head of player community | Jobs Roundup

Sony veteran Michael Pattison joins Team17, two former Sega execs join Curve Digital

By Danielle Partis

Former Capcom USA CEO joins Sony

Urata left the company in August after ten years

By Danielle Partis

App Annie charged with securities fraud, agrees to pay $10m

Former CEO issued $300k penalty and a ban from serving as a company director over “engaging in deceptive practices”

By Danielle Partis

Nintendo drops base model Switch price in Europe

Update: "The trade price adjustment is for the European region only," a Nintendo spokesperson clarified

By Danielle Partis

Team17 reports record revenues of 40.1m in H1

Profit before tax hits 14 million, net cash up 32% to 66.6 million

By Danielle Partis

Sumo acquires Auroch Digital

“Auroch Digital joining Sumo Group is the natural next step in our journey and we're really excited to be taking it together”

By Danielle Partis

eFootball PES 2021 Mobile passes 450m downloads

Konami released the title in October last year

Epic to discontinue Houseparty platform in October

“We can't give the app or our community the attention that it deserves”

By Danielle Partis

Toya raises $4m to fuel development on Roblox

Funding follows success of Miraculous Ladybug game, which has been played over 200 million times

By Danielle Partis

WarioWare: Get It Together | Critical Consensus

A familiar, frenetic entry into the WarioWare franchise, but like most chaos, results may vary

By Danielle Partis

Cloud Imperium receives ASA warning over “concept ships” in Star Citizen

Complaint criticises developer for marketing items that are not actually usable in-game

By Danielle Partis

Jam City acquires Ludia for $165m

Acquisition of Jurassic World Alive developer financed by $350m funding round

By Danielle Partis

Enthusiast Gaming acquires Addicting Games in $35m deal

Buyout seeks to strengthen firm's expansion into the casual games market

By Danielle Partis

Virtuos raises $150m to fuel global growth

Firm specialising in co-development on AAA titles has sights set on further acquisitions

By Danielle Partis

Jet Set Radio artist Ryuta Ueda returns to Sega

Art director behind JSR and original Yakuza back at company after seven years

By Danielle Partis

Tripwire CEO steps down following anti-abortion stance

John Gibson suceeded by vice president Alan Wilson, company is “deeply sorry” for comments made

By Danielle Partis

Focus Home Interactive rebrands to Focus Entertainment

Moving forward, the title will cover all of the company's activities

Playright Games acquired by Qiiwi Games for around $1.1m

Publisher buys majority stake in hypercasual studio founded in 2020

By Danielle Partis

Employee survey at Paradox Interactive alleges gender discrimination and "mistreatment"

Survey conducted by union groups reports “culture of silence” among staff at company's Swedish office

By Danielle Partis

Current generation console shortage may last until 2023

Toshiba says production of PS5 and Xbox units may struggle due to scarcity of materials

By Danielle Partis

Take-Two sues makers of Grand Theft Auto 3 and Vice City reverse engineering project

Rockstar parent firm takes aim at more recreations of games from its portfolio

By Danielle Partis

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe surpasses 4 million sales in Japan

Nintendo Switch racer released in April 2017

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