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Video streaming support may fully end on the Wii next year

Netflix to stop service on the system in January 2019; Switch still awaiting more apps

By Rebekah Valentine

YouTube backtracks ban on YouTuber who assaulted Red Dead suffragette

Controversial clips restored but now age restricted, deletion blamed on misinterpretation of guidelines

By James Batchelor

YouTube now available on Nintendo Switch

Free app joins Hulu, InkyPen in otherwise sparse app landscape on console

Streamlabs launches App Store focused on streamer support

New app platform offers $15 credit, heavy curation, app developer fund

By Rebekah Valentine

BAFTA announces Breakthrough Brits of 2018

Nineteen breakthrough talents in film, games and television revealed in partnership with Burberry

Discord acquires Blitz Esports, closes content platform

Eight editorial team members let go in transition, League of Legends app to continue under new owner

By Rebekah Valentine

The TIGA Games Industry Awards 2018 winners announced

Lockwood Publishing scoop Game of the Year 2018 for Avakin Life

Take-Two, TrustedReviews reach legal settlement over Red Dead Redemption 2 leak

'Over £1 million' settlement to be directed to three charities after February article leak of confidential document

By Rebekah Valentine

Ubisoft working on Child of Light show, Werewolves Within film

Recipients of first annual Women's Film and Television Fellowship begin writing their projects

By Rebekah Valentine

Outfit7 partners with Assassin's Creed producer for Talking Tom film

Outfit7: Feature film is the "natural next step" for the mobile franchise

By Rebekah Valentine

Raspberry Pi launches games development magazine Wireframe

Fortnightly publication launches November 8th, 10,000 free welcome issues on offer

By James Batchelor

Esports makes up 9-17% of Twitch's viewership in 2018 so far

Fortnite viewership dips in Q3 of this year, leaving Activision Blizzard to command attention once more

By Rebekah Valentine

Red Dead Redemption 2: Critical Consensus

Rockstar's latest hailed as a masterpiece, raising the bar for open worlds to come

By James Batchelor

Zombie Orpheus cancels contract with GOG over transphobia

JourneyQuest producers pull content, saying "We cannot do business with a company that doesn't take human rights seriously"

By Rebekah Valentine

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: Red Dead Redemption 2 Special

Latest episode available now, discussing a crunch-less future, the evolution of open world games, retail challenges and horse testicles

By James Batchelor

Call of Duty Black Ops 4: Critical Consensus

Activision's annual shooter ditches the campaign but critics say a standout battle royale mode is a fine reward

By James Batchelor

What is Rovio's Project Magic?

Simo Hämäläinen says augmented reality has always been treated like a gimmick, but the Angry Birds firm hopes to change that

By James Batchelor

Call of Duty children's hoodies are a "consequence of success"

Activision Blizzard exec Philippe Bost assures that official merchandise is only ever targeted at adults

By James Batchelor

SuperData launches media measurement tool SuperData Arena

Dashboard will allow users to track multiple metrics related to game streaming and videos across major content platforms

By Rebekah Valentine

Epic to launch "Support-A-Creator" Fortnite initiative

Creators will receive $5 for every 10k in-game currency spent by individual players until the end of the year

By Matthew Handrahan

Paul W. S. Anderson's Monster Hunter movie slated for production

Film will feature two protagonists from different worlds battling big beasties in order to survive

By James Batchelor

EA "closely monitoring" Ronaldo rape investigation

FIFA 19 cover athlete downplayed in promotional materials as police look into allegations

By Brendan Sinclair

Capcom announces live-action Mega Man movie

Japanese publisher working with Planet of the Apes production company Chernin Entertainment

By Haydn Taylor

Assassin's Creed Odyssey: Critical Consensus

Reviewers praise Ubisoft's latest as a series high, thanks to an engaging world and the completed shift to an RPG structure

By James Batchelor

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