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$800,000 shared between 30 projects in latest Unreal Dev Grants

Half of recipients are independent game developers, including four virtual reality projects

Activision Blizzard shares drop a further 11 per cent

Weaker-than-expected results and dips in engagement worry shareholders

By James Batchelor

German government to establish €50 million game fund in 2019

game's Felix Falk sees "historic" fund as a chance to close the gap on the UK, France and Canada

By Matthew Handrahan

Profits dip at GAME but cost savings reduce losses

Retailer remains “cautiously optimistic” about the year ahead as Belong strategy continues to develop

By James Batchelor

Overwolf closes $16m Series B funding round

Intel Capital leads investment in PC app store

By Haydn Taylor

Square Enix reports $33m extraordinary loss as new AAA studio shifts focus

Half-year financial results also show declines across the board despite Tomb Raider and Octopath Traveller launches

By James Batchelor

Turtle Beach revenue up 107% to $74.4m in latest quarterly financials

Popularity of battle royale games drive strong headset sales

By Haydn Taylor

Record bookings drive Glu Mobile ever closer to profit in Q3

Design Home, Tap Sports Baseball and Covet Fashion represented 79% of all bookings

By Matthew Handrahan

Activision Blizzard stock tumbles following Diablo Immortal backlash

Share price takes 6.74% hit to close out day at lowest point since January

By Haydn Taylor

Starbreeze Studios pre-tax loss triples to $11.3m in Q3 2018

Payday 2 accounts for two-thirds of company's Q3 revenue as it prepares to launch Overkill's The Walking Dead

By Haydn Taylor

Dapper Labs secures $15 million investment

CryptoKitties developer will use funds to open US subsidiary led by former Disney and Unity execs

By Haydn Taylor

Sega's H1 games results stagnate on lack of new releases

New Football Manager and Total War games promise a stronger H2

By Matthew Handrahan

Digital Bros.' full-year results hurt by a lack of new releases

Revenue tumbles at 505 Games' parent company, but next year will be boosted by The Walking Dead and Remedy's Control

By Matthew Handrahan

EA maintains digital strength in Q2 as it gears up for Battlefield V, Anthem

Company reports $1.29 billion in net revenue for the quarter following launch of major EA Sports titles

By Rebekah Valentine

Ubisoft sees continued digital growth in first half of fiscal year

Digital net bookings rose 51.5%, accounted for nearly 70% of total net bookings

By Rebekah Valentine

Switch reaches 22m lifetime sales in a solid six months for Nintendo

Total software unit sales are now at 111 million units for Nintendo's console

By Matthew Handrahan

Spider-Man drives 65% increase in games profits for Sony

Software sales were behind a strong fiscal Q2, Sony said, even as PS4 hardware sales continued to fall

By Matthew Handrahan

NBA superstar Michael Jordan leads $26m investment into aXiomatic Gaming

Jordan invests in parent company of third-most valuable esports organisation, Team Liquid

By Haydn Taylor

Monster Hunter: World drives Capcom to strong six-month results

Hit title has eclipsed 10m shipments, helped Capcom to double profits

By Matthew Handrahan

Analyst expects Houser brothers to receive huge Red Dead royalties

UPDATE: Take-Two clarifies that last year's royalties of $383m shared across all studios

By James Batchelor

Focus Home Interactive posts H1 growth, appoints new COO

Former business director John Bert will take on new executive role as publisher enters busy H2

By Rebekah Valentine

Bublar Group acquires Swedish AR/VR company Vobling for $5.5m

Deal leaves Bublar Group as the largest publicly listed AR/VR company in Nordic region

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