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EA's Andrew Wilson talks about the Glu acquisition

CEO explains the publisher's strategy toward M&A and what the two companies can do to bolster each other's mobile efforts

By Brendan Sinclair

Maple Story and mobile expansion push Nexon to record revenues

Online game company's efforts to diversify business bearing fruit, surging Korean business offsets shrinking revenues from China

By Brendan Sinclair

Five steps to boost your game's performance on the app stores

SplitMetrics' Lina Danilchik details how to optimise your app store's product page

By Lina Danilchik

EA acquires Glu Mobile in $2.1 billion deal

EA offers Glu shareholders a 36% premium on stock price as it tries to scale up its mobile business

By Brendan Sinclair

Leaf Mobile confirms $125m acquisition of East Side Games

Canadian mobile firms join forces, Leaf to start trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange this week

By Matthew Handrahan

Homa Games raises $15m for hypercasual titles

The seed run was led by Idinvest Partners and E.ventures, which both will join the studio's board

By Marie Dealessandri

Candivore raises $12 million

The investment, led by VGames, will go towards user acquisition for Match Masters

By Marie Dealessandri

FunPlus hires Chris Petrovic as chief business officer

The former SVP and head of corporate strategy at Zynga will oversee the company's continuing expansion to western markets

By Marie Dealessandri

Huuuge Games IPO to raise $442m

Update: Polish studio confirms final price and share issue for biggest gaming IPO in the Warsaw Stock Exchange's history

By James Batchelor

Wildlife Studios launches Never Forget Games

Mobile publisher's new studio will be headed up by original Merge Dragons creative director Ray Mazza and Sims 4 lead development director Michael Duke

By Brendan Sinclair

Vertigo Games acquires SpringboardVR

Location-based entertainment specialist joins the Arizona Sunshine dev for an undisclosed sum

EA extends UEFA exclusivity, working on multiple FIFA mobile games

Publisher's plans to expand best-selling franchise include Stadia debut in March, more markets for FIFA Online 4

By James Batchelor

Pocket Worlds closes $7m funding round

The series A investment will go towards growing its portfolio of social mobile games

By Marie Dealessandri

Brawl Stars is Supercell's fourth title to pass $1bn in lifetime revenue

Chinese release leads to biggest year to date for Finnish studio's multiplayer mobile hit

By James Batchelor

Apple sets "early spring" rollout for iOS privacy changes

Next beta update will include requirement that apps get user permission before tracking data

By Brendan Sinclair

Rovio shuts down Hatch

Update: Rovio clarified that the family-focused branch of the service, Hatch Kids, is still open

By Marie Dealessandri

Huuuge ambitions: How a $300m IPO will make the Polish mobile studio last forever

CEO and founder Anton Gauffin details his plans to "build and buy" his way to success in the market

By James Batchelor

Apple reportedly planning VR headset for next year

Bloomberg says iPhone maker is planning to launch a niche stand-alone VR device in preparation for a more mainstream AR play

By Brendan Sinclair

How MTG's acquisition will fuel Hutch's race to No.1

CEO Shaun Rutland on finding the right company to sell to - and the difficulty of doing so during a pandemic

By James Batchelor

Mobile gaming saw surge of new players in 2020

NPD: Number of mobile gamers increased 12% last year, in part due to pandemic-related lockdowns

By Rebekah Valentine

Miniclip acquires Online Soccer Manager studio Gamebasics

Deal aims to strengthen Miniclip's position in mobile sports market, Netherlands studio working on unannounced titles

By James Batchelor

Savage Game Studios raises $4.4m

Core team of new developer is formed of ex-Rockstar, Wargaming and Rovio staff

By James Batchelor

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