What hypercasual mobile game publishers look for in developers

Supersonic Studios' Nadav Ashkenazy explains what it takes to get your hypercasual game published

By Nadav Ashkenazy

Facebook renames its AR/VR studio collective to Facebook Reality Labs

Update: Oculus Studios will retain its name, and Oculus branding remains

By Rebekah Valentine

Unity launches Android distribution platform globally

The Unity Distribution Portal helps developers to launch on third-party app stores worldwide

By Marie Dealessandri

MAG Interactive acquires Primetime developer Sventertainment AB

The $2.3 million acquisition aims at integrating live broadcasts into MAG Interactive's game New QuizDuel

By Marie Dealessandri

iOS 14 will "severely impact" monetisation opportunities, Facebook says

Changes in privacy policy on Apple devices could mean a 50% drop in ad-driven revenue coming from Facebook's Audience Network

By Marie Dealessandri

Voodoo opens Singapore, Japan offices

Hypercasual mobile company suggests more APAC openings to follow

By Rebekah Valentine

Colossi Games raises $650,000 in pre-seed funding for new survival game

Cyprus-based studio hopes mobile survival RPG will push back against growing predictability in the genre

By Rebekah Valentine

Epic wins restraining order against Apple but Fortnite remains blocked

Judge says Epic has yet to demonstrate antitrust, but agrees that "serious questions do exist"

By James Batchelor

Fall Guys is coming to mobile in China

Update: Mediatonic confirmed Fall Guys will get a mobile release in China, but it looks like other territories will have to wait

By Marie Dealessandri

Apple opposes Epic's restraining order, says dispute is "completely avoidable"

iPhone maker claims damage to Fortnite and Unreal is self-inflicted, says Epic has not proved Apple is a monopoly

By James Batchelor

Microsoft files statement supporting Epic Games against Apple

Xbox firm says Unreal Engine is "critical technology" and blocking it on iOS "will harm game creators and gamers"

By James Batchelor

Epic Games turns Apple dispute into Fortnite event

Upcoming #FreeFortnite Cup will feature anti-Apple prizes as iOS users prepare to be blocked from updates

By James Batchelor

Aquiris Game Studio's Horizon Chase hits 50m downloads

Brazilian developer launched its retro racer five years ago

Apple market value tops $2tn

iPhone maker is first publicly-listed US company to reach this milestone

By James Batchelor

Kolibri Games opens office in Bucharest

The Ubisoft-owned mobile studio opens second studio after its Berlin HQ

Odyssey Interactive raises $6m to make impactful games for a new generation

Co-founders Richard Henkel and Dax Andrus share their vision for a small, Supercell-like team born from their work at Riot on Teamfight Tactics

By Rebekah Valentine

Oculus devices to require Facebook accounts to log in

Oculus account support will end after January 1, 2023

By Rebekah Valentine

Take-Two Interactive acquires Playdots for $192m

New York-based studio's entire team will join Take-Two in cash and stock deal

By Matthew Handrahan

Mobile version of Fall Guys is a scam, Mediatonic warns

Several YouTube videos claimed you could play the battle royale hit on mobile

By Marie Dealessandri

Apple terminating Epic developer accounts, tools access

UPDATE: iPhone maker responds to restraining order, says App Store ban is a "problem Epic has created for itself"

By Rebekah Valentine

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