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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

GamesIndustry.biz Investment Summit heads to Seattle

Our second US event will co-locate with PAX Dev, and is sponsored by Xsolla

By Christopher Dring

Take-Two: Investors are re-rating the games business

It's still an entertainment business, reminds CEO Strauss Zelnick

By Christopher Dring

Reevaluating the success of Nintendo 3DS | Opinion

Nintendo's worst performing portable console also proved the viability of handheld games in a smartphone dominated world

By Christopher Dring

How can universities better support the UK games industry

Games development teams discuss five ways in which UK educators can help the games industry

By Christopher Dring

Google pivots away from VR hardware to focus on software

Company says it is in 'deep R&D' on new headsets, and is focused on games and apps for now

By Christopher Dring

Tales Of series hits 20 million sales

Bandai Namco's RPG series reaches milestone in 24th year, and celebrates with social media icons

Xbox should absolutely team up with Nintendo at E3 | Opinion

This could be the quietest E3 yet, making it the ideal time for Microsoft and Nintendo to call a truce

By Christopher Dring

GamesIndustry.biz Magazine Issue 3 will debut at E3 2019

Issue 3 will discuss the state of the games industry worldwide, full of exclusive market data

By Christopher Dring

Eight ways the UK games industry can work better with education

BGI's Games Education Summit delivers tips, advice and recommendations over two-days

By Christopher Dring

Education summit highlights divisions between UK universities and studios | Opinion

But Games Ed 2019 ended on a message of hope if the two sides can work together

By Christopher Dring

The second launch of Sea of Thieves

Rare on sustainable working ahead of its biggest game update so far

By Christopher Dring

Xsolla Funding Club wants to connect developers with investors

Investment network will feature hand picked games looking for funds

By Christopher Dring

Revealed: 100 of the most influential women in the UK games industry

From programmers to studio heads, meet some of the most creative women in Britain

By Christopher Dring

Is it all over for pre-owned video games?

Second-hand game sales remain significant, but the recent decline is by no means temporary

By Christopher Dring

"At Ubisoft you always have a second chance"

Ubisoft's Christine Burgess-Quémard on how the company maintains its unique culture with 15,000 employees

By Christopher Dring

How to pitch your video game at PAX East

Velan Ventures head Guha Bala is signing games at PAX on Thursday. Here, he tells us what he expects to see from indie developers

By Christopher Dring

UK Charts: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is the seventh new No.1 of the year

Activision and From Software title narrowly beats The Division 2

By Christopher Dring

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