Sections

Kickstarter veterans on how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign

YoYo Games' Ross Manthorp explains seven key crowdfunding lessons from GameMaker Studio 2 developers

By Ross Manthorp

Tencent and Nintendo to host Switch press conference in China on August 2

Shanghai event is the first official update since Tencent was cleared to distribute the console in China

By Matthew Handrahan

Geoff "iNcontroL" Robinson dies at 33

Esports broadcaster, streamer, former StarCraft II pro suffered a sudden illness

By Brendan Sinclair

DouYu goes public with $775m Nasdaq IPO

Tencent-backed Chinese streaming platform is valued at more than $3.7 billion

By Matthew Handrahan

The Man in the High Castle creator to produce TV series based on Warhammer 40,000

Games Workshop, Big Light Productions partner for live action series, entitled Eisenhorn

By Rebekah Valentine

Ubisoft will host a two day fan event in the UK

The Ubisoft Experience will be part of Insomnia65, with events in Australia and France to follow

Detective Pikachu becomes the highest-grossing video game movie

Film has brought in over $436m worldwide as five remaining territories push it over record set by Warcraft

By Rebekah Valentine

German researchers propose treatment for gaming addiction

Clinical trial of 143 finds promising remission rate using cognitive behavioral therapy

By Rebekah Valentine

Twitch growth dips as Fortnite viewership continues to decline

Riot Games surpasses Epic Games as most-watched publisher in Q2 2019

By Rebekah Valentine

Fortnite streaming hours drop for fourth straight quarter

Biggest battle royale games all show declines but Epic's hit remains most watched title on streaming platforms

By Brendan Sinclair

The GamesIndustry.biz Podcast: How do you solve a problem like G2A?

Latest episode available to download now, discusses indie backlash against the divisive site -- plus the Nintendo Switch Lite

By James Batchelor

How did Falcon Age tackle discoverability? By winging it

Creative director Chandana Ekanayake talks about the course corrections that helped Outer Loop's debut game take flight

By Brendan Sinclair

IP holders can now manually timestamp YouTube videos in copyright claims

YouTubers given new tools to trim or mute problematic sections in their videos

By James Batchelor

Cuphead getting Netflix series

Syndication company behind Betty Boop and Popeye helping adapt vintage cartoon-styled game that has now sold more than 4 million

By Brendan Sinclair

Hello Games: Positive No Man's Sky stories "don't do as well -- and that's a problem"

At Develop:Brighton, Sean Murray discussed his decision to stop talking to the press after the launch of No Man's Sky

By Matthew Handrahan

G2A image rehabilitation effort backfires

Platform says employee approached 10 sites to run undisclosed sponsored post, says it was unauthorized, "absolutely unacceptable"

By Brendan Sinclair

Yogscast cuts ties with Matthew 'Caff' Meredith after sexual harassment allegations

Meredith's entire mod team abandons him as eight victims come forward in three days

By James Batchelor

How Zachtronics makes its games so GIFable

Studio founder Zach Barth discusses the beauty of seamless loops, and why screenshots are more important for indies than trailers

By James Batchelor

Konami: PES rebrand will help the series in Europe

"Talking about Pro Evolution Soccer -- in Europe, it was always a tricky one"

By Matthew Handrahan

Super Mario Maker 2: Critical Consensus

A complete and well-rounded experience universally praised by critics

By Haydn Taylor

Street Fighter characters to be used in Osaka police recruitment ads

Capcom consents to have iconic characters used to recruit "cyber-crime" investigators

By Matthew Handrahan

PlayStation Vue prices rise by another $5

Almost a year to the date of the last price change, cheapest plan now costs $50/month

BAFTA reveals 2019 Young Game Designers winners

Young game designers offer up raft of socially conscious games exploring mental health, climate change, and transgender rights

By Haydn Taylor

Riot Games teams up with Nielsen to measure brand exposure for esports sponsors

"We have the opportunity to help monetise Riot Games' platform and validate this growing market"

By Matthew Handrahan

Subscribe to the GamesIndustry.biz Newsletters