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Game Workers Unite International member accused of "exclusionary behaviour and bullying"

Update: GWU UK representative confirms Marijam Didžgalvyte is no longer part of the organisation

By James Batchelor

YouTube now the top mobile game discovery path for kids

Interpret study finds video platform has surpassed recommendations from friends or family as the top way for children under 13 to learn about new games

By Brendan Sinclair

Sony shuts PlayStation Store back door in China

New system update prevents exploit that allows mainland players to download games from other countries

By James Batchelor

Double Fine is "winding down" its publishing operation

Gang Beasts dev Boneloaf settles the open question of what is happening at Double Fine Presents

By Matthew Handrahan

Homa Games subsumes IRL Team

French mobile company to share resources, technology with free-to-play studio

By Rebekah Valentine

The Outer Worlds wins Nebula Award for Game Writing

Disco Elysium, Outer Wilds were among other nominees

By Rebekah Valentine

Sony postpones PlayStation 5 game reveal event

"We do not feel that right now is a time for celebration"

By Rebekah Valentine

The Last of Us Part 2 has around 60 different accessibility features

Controller mapping, text-to-speech, and a high-contrast mode were some of the more technically challenging

By Rebekah Valentine

Take-Two betting big on sports, not GTA 6 | Podcast

Latest episode is available now, also discusses the diminishing importance of physical games

By GamesIndustry Staff

Paradox opening Barcelona studio

Europa Universalis designer Johan Andersson will lead Paradox Tinto efforts on grand strategy games

By Brendan Sinclair

LootLocker raises $250,000 seed fund

Gaming technology startup attracts investment from across Swedish game scene

By Haydn Taylor

Zynga to acquire Toon Blast developer for $1.8bn

Acquisition of Peak Games expected to increase Zynga's global audience by 60%

By Haydn Taylor

Lego Ventures: Fortnite is the "first credible metaverse"

At the Investment Summit Online, Lego's VC arm expressed interest in backing the wave of experiences that will follow in Epic's wake

By Matthew Handrahan

Phil Spencer says Xbox Series X on track for worldwide launch this holiday

Xbox boss discusses plans upcoming next-gen console on former Nintendo president Reggie Fils-Aime's podcast

By James Batchelor

EB Games offers refunds for Fallout 76

Retailer admits to Australian Competition and Consumer Commission it likely misled customers over their rights

By James Batchelor

Games industry speaks out in support of black communities amid violence in US

Microsoft, Sony, and Riot Games among those advocating for the unheard as riots and police brutality rock US cities

By Haydn Taylor

NetEase to open secondary listing on Hong Kong stock exchange

Update: New listing approved, Chinese publisher reportedly hopes to raise $3 billion

By Haydn Taylor

Avalanche opens new UK studio

New Liverpool-based developer expected to house 50 staff by 2022

By James Batchelor

Sony requires PS5 compatibility for all future PS4 releases

Games submitted for certification after July 13 must be playable on upcoming console

By James Batchelor

Three tips from Ian Livingstone to make sure you're investor-ready

During our Investment Summit, Ian Livingstone CBE shared what he looks for in the companies he invests in

By Marie Dealessandri

Digital Sun's Moonlighter hits 1m copies sold

More than 3.5m people have played the game, with most revenue coming from the Nintendo Switch

Remedy and Simogo win two each at the Nordic Game Awards

Control and Sayonara Wild Hearts named Game of the Year for the big- and small-screen respectively

By Matthew Handrahan

Bandai Namco cancels support for physical 2020 World Tour events

COVID-19 pushes Tekken, Soulcalibur, and Dragon Ball FighterZ tournaments to digital venues

By Rebekah Valentine

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