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Sega drops publishing deal with Interior Night

But studio says parting was amicable and a new partnership will be announced soon

By James Batchelor

Indies on Steam are betting on discoverability

After a year of missteps by Valve, indie devs are cautious about Steam Labs and their future visibility on Steam

By Rebekah Valentine

Satya Nadella: Microsoft is "well positioned" to expand beyond traditional gaming

CEO says investments in cloud technology will benefit Xbox as well as company's other divisions

By James Batchelor

Kongregate acquires Bit Heroes from Juppiomenz

Publisher plans to turn mobile, web-based RPG into larger franchise

By Rebekah Valentine

NPD: Super Mario Maker 2 warps to the top of June US sales

Nintendo Switch continues its reign as best-selling hardware platform for 2019

By Rebekah Valentine

Microsoft hardware revenue dips 48% YOY for fourth quarter

Xbox Live reaches 65 million MAUs as subscriptions offset hardware and software declines

By Rebekah Valentine

Stadia director of product: "Eventually all games will be in the cloud and we'll feel great"

Andrey Doronichev responds to concerns about service discontinuation, ISPs, features in Reddit AMA

By Rebekah Valentine

Drawkanoid: Launching an indie game in a market where "everything changes"

Nordic Game Discovery Contest winner discusses game launches and monetisation in an ever-changing ecosystem

By Haydn Taylor

Kind Words: A game of lo-fi beats, letters to strangers, and feeling less alone

Popcannibal's Ziba Scott on designing and moderating a game exclusively about being kind to other people

By Rebekah Valentine

Gearbox commits to cross-play for Borderlands 3

The feature will not be available immediately, but Randy Pitchford promises support "as soon as practicable after launch"

By Matthew Handrahan

Disney and Glu aim to target nostalgia without exploiting it

Both companies address the scrutiny around free-to-play ahead of the launch of Disney Sorcerer's Arena

By James Batchelor

GOG reverses decision to reject Heaven's Vault

Inkle's adventure game will be added to the storefront despite GOG's initial refusal

By Matthew Handrahan

Monster Hunter World has shipped 13 million worldwide

Capcom's biggest ever game keeps getting bigger

Ubisoft sees PC, digital sales share increase in Q1

Publisher continues anticipating quieter first half as it preps for big releases, UPlay+ later this year

By Rebekah Valentine

Nintendo releasing new Switch with longer battery life

Tweaked model of flagship console will last up to nine hours - two more than Switch Lite

By James Batchelor

Lego Star Wars: Rise of TT Games

Game director James McLoughlin talks us through the evolution of the Lego games as the studio comes full circle with The Skywalker Saga

By James Batchelor

Private Division has parted ways with Darkborn developer, The Outsiders

Publisher confirms split at end of last year, but financially supported dev for "several months" afterwards

By Haydn Taylor

Merge Games announces $4m indie publishing and marketing fund

UK publisher looking for multi-platform titles to support as it celebrates 10th anniversary

By Rebekah Valentine

Ubisoft announces over 110 titles coming to UPlay+

Over 40 Ultimate/Premium editions included, but may not include all special edition content

Ubisoft: "Nobody has dared do anything with a granny before"

EMEA Director Alain Corre on Watch Dogs, Tom Clancy, and the dream of creating a game with one billion players

By Christopher Dring

German consumers spent €4.4bn on video games in 2018

Mobile and consoles have overtaken PC as nation's most popular games platforms

By James Batchelor

A record year for GamesIndustry.biz: Letter from the Publisher

New events, new website sections and new initiatives for 2019 and 2020

By Christopher Dring

GameStop plans to renovate stores, pilot new store concepts

Troubled retailer hopes to draw customers back in with local esports competitions and retro-only branches

By James Batchelor

Disney hires former PlayStation portfolio boss to head up games licensing

John Drake says it's an "amazing time" to bring the worlds of Star Wars, Marvel and Fox to video games

By James Batchelor

Red Candle Games will not re-release Devotion "in the near term"

Developer apologizes again for artwork mocking Chinese president, but hopes to "rebuild trust"

By Rebekah Valentine

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