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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

Wargaming to leave Russia and Belarus

Company is closing Minsk office, operations in both countries handed over to Russian firm Lesta Studio

By Danielle Partis

Bombay Play raises $7m in Series A

Bangalore-based mobile publisher brings total capital raised to $9.5 million

By Danielle Partis

Nintendo UK veteran Andy Yates retires

Yates has worked in marketing/retail positions at the company for 26 years

By Danielle Partis

Microsoft reportedly set to launch Game Pass family plan

Platform could announce and release new subscription this year

By Danielle Partis

US senators urge FTC to look further into Microsoft-Activision deal

“We are deeply concerned about consolidation in the tech industry and its impact on workers”

By Danielle Partis

PS Plus is not a Game Pass competitor, nor does it need to be | Opinion

Sony's revamped streaming service doesn't have to battle what already exists, it can just exist (for now)

By Danielle Partis

Anzu raises $20m to expand in-game advertising efforts

In-game advertising platform's latest funding round sees support from NBCUniversal and HTC

By Danielle Partis

Loop Hero developer encourages players to pirate the game

Four Quarters says “nothing wrong with torrents” amid financial sanctions in Russia

By Danielle Partis

Games writer and designer Scott Bennie dies aged 61

Bennie worked at Interplay on several titles, including multiple Star Trek games and the original Fallout

By Danielle Partis

Fast & Furious Crossroads to be pulled from sale next month

Bandai Namco to stop all sales of the game on the 29th, less than two years after launch

By Danielle Partis

Epic facing new lawsuit over Fortnite dance emotes

YouTuber Kyle Hanagami claims company repurposed one of his copyrighted choreographies

By Danielle Partis

Beenox to open new studio in Montreal

Call of Duty studio adds second location in the city to bolster footprint and team size

By Danielle Partis

Any use of mobile devices while driving is now illegal in UK

Exceptions include calling emergency services, or using contactless payment at a drive-through

By Danielle Partis

Humble Bundle for Ukraine raises $20m

Collection of over 120 games raises significant figure through 473k contributors

By Danielle Partis

Maradona suspended from FIFA due to dispute over rights

Legal battle for late footballer's brand sees him removed from sports series for the foreseeable

By Danielle Partis

New Activision Blizzard lawsuit details further allegations of harassment and discrimination

Former employee files fresh evidence of 'frat boy' culture at firm, details company's retaliation to speaking out

By Danielle Partis

Kirby and the Forgotten Land | Critical Consensus

A mesmerising, mildly monotonous platforming adventure puts Nintendo's hungry icon back on top

By Danielle Partis

The Artful Escape director on making "the Guns N' Roses of video games"

Johnny Galvatron tells how Beethoven & Dinosaur's debut went from a failed Kickstarter to a critically acclaimed smash hit

By Danielle Partis

Miniclip opens new studio in Lisbon

New office in Portugal's Taguspark can accommodate 350 staff

By Danielle Partis

Microsoft confirms cyber attack, source code stolen

Company said that parts of the code for Bing and Cortana were compromised by hacker group

By Danielle Partis

EA launches two partnerships for STEM-based learning in schools

Initiatives with Digital Schoolhouse and Everfi will encourage students in over 150 UK schools to pursue new skills

By Danielle Partis

Razer reports revenues of $1.6bn for 2021

Hardware company posts $43 million in net profit compared to $800k in 2020

By Danielle Partis

Resident Evil Netflix series coming in July

Eight episode live-action show announced yesterday, airs July 14

Itch.io Bundle for Ukraine raises $6.3m

Fundraiser closes after 10 days with over 449k contributors

By Danielle Partis

Tripledot acquires entertainment platform Live Play Mobile

Studio snaps up team 24-hour entertainment app Live Play Bingo, with plans to scale the genre

By Danielle Partis

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