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Riot Games contributes $1m to Wings fund

"Creating necessary change in the games industry [is] only possible through the right partnerships," Riot said

By Marie Dealessandri

Gfinity acquires Fortnite fan site

The esports company will leverage Drawnite.com to expand its publishing platform, Gfinity Digital Media

MTG loses money in Q1 despite greater revenues

ESL Gaming parent company doesn't expect a significant return to live esports events until 2022

By Brendan Sinclair

Gaggle Studios raises $2m

The studio's debut title, Goose Goose Duck, will be launching in Early Access today

By Marie Dealessandri

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick takes 50% pay cut

Kotick's base salary and target bonuses will be halved

By Danielle Partis

Epic expected iOS to account for less than 6% of Fortnite revenue in 2020

And almost half of Apple players already accessed Fortnite via other platforms

By James Batchelor

PlayStation revenues near $25bn as PS5 ships 7.8m in five months

Sony's gaming segment drives full-year revenues to $81.7 billion

By James Batchelor

Does a game need to sell at "full f**king price"? | Podcast

Latest episode also discusses Itch.io on Epic Games Store, Epic vs Apple, and Assassin's Creed-themed Mr Men

By GamesIndustry Staff

Games developers invited to apply for UK Global Screen Fund from May

First stage of 7 million government fund will focus on feature films and animation

By James Batchelor

People Can Fly acquires Phosphor Studios

The studio will become People Can Fly Chicago and strengthen the Polish developer's presence in the US

By Marie Dealessandri

Mighty Kingdom launches $18m IPO

Australian studio has an implied market capitalisation of $46 million

By Danielle Partis

Multiverse raises $17m to fuel hybrid gaming platform

Funding will help the company expand its digital platform and content offering

By Danielle Partis

Keywords acquires Climax for up to 43m

The company will pay 27 million in cash and shares, with a deferred consideration of an additional 16 million

By Danielle Partis

Gearbox, Microsoft, Amazon and Apple oppose Texas anti-trans law

Borderlands developer even suggests it would expand out of the state if law is passed

By James Batchelor

Nintendo files against alleged Team Xecuter leader Gary Bowser

Platform holder campaign against Switch hackers continues following Bowser's arrest and indictment last year

By James Batchelor

PUBG parent Krafton applies for IPO

Seoul-based analysts valued the PUBG maker at around $17.9 billion

By Danielle Partis

Tim Sweeney is right - Epic losses on its Game Store are a good investment | Opinion

The company's crusade against Apple may look increasingly quixotic, but its spending on creating a serious competitor to Steam is rational and justified

By Rob Fahey

AppLovin IPO raises $1.8bn

Offering values the mobile games firm at nearly $30 billion, shares to be listed on NASDAQ Global Select Market today

By James Batchelor

Capcom confirms no credit card information was accessed during ransomware attack

The Japanese firm's internal systems are now "near to completely restored"

By Marie Dealessandri

Activision takes Call of Duty Warzone trademark fight to court

After 2017 browser game objects to trademark filings, publisher asks a judge to determine rights

By Brendan Sinclair

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