GamesIndustry.biz is the world's leading games industry website. Get insight from todays industry leaders with news, interviews and analysis of global gaming trends.enSun, 20 Oct 2019 02:14:25 +0100Sun, 20 Oct 2019 02:14:25 +0100web-ops@gamer-network.net60US legislators: Blitzchung ban could have "chilling effect" on free speech letter urges Blizzard to reverse decision to ban player for pro-Hong Kong statementsFri, 18 Oct 2019 21:00:00 +0100Politics Monthly becomes Humble Choice plan reveals games in bundle up-front, subscribers choose which they keepFri, 18 Oct 2019 18:58:00 +0100Publishing Interactive acquires Bigmoon Entertainment War Z developer also announces its zombie-fighting shooter has sold 3m copiesFri, 18 Oct 2019 18:50:00 +0100Development server shut down in Vietnam for violating local sovereignty laws to in-game map shows disputed South China Sea territory as Chinese against Vietnamese lawFri, 18 Oct 2019 18:10:00 +0100Publishing to raise subscription prices in January, Pro subs will go up 20% to $150 a month, while Plus plans rise 14% to $40 a monthFri, 18 Oct 2019 15:45:00 +0100Development Tilt Five learned from the funding, focus stumbles of CastAR Five CEO Jeri Ellsworth shares lessons on VC backing and strategic focus from AR tabletop outfit's VR/AR predecessorFri, 18 Oct 2019 15:06:00 +0100 series clears 10m lifetime sales annual report also shows Megami Tensei series reaching 17m lifetime salesFri, 18 Oct 2019 12:05:00 +0100 20 tops EMEAA chart for a third consecutive week Grid charts at No.5, new Yooka-Laylee scrapes the top 50Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:52:00 +0100 million square miles of wilderness: How Silk advances a lost genre Bateman and Rob Hewson on the '80s-style exploration game's vast world and the choices that drive players through itFri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0100Developmentdevelop:brighton 2019's My Friend Pedro nears 500k sales Digital published game nears milestone on Switch and PCFri, 18 Oct 2019 10:57:00 +0100Publishing Nintendo go third-party? answers gamers' questions at EGX 2019 the full video of our panel session, which also covers the expectations for Stadia and when (if) Half-Life 3 is coming outFri, 18 Oct 2019 08:49:00 +0100PublishingDevelopmentEGX 2019 Game Pass users are playing 40% more games -- including outside Game Pass's Agostino Simonetta shares key learnings from Microsoft's subscription programFri, 18 Oct 2019 08:21:00 +0100PublishingEGX 2019 spending whales aren't the problem with free-to-play games | Opinion player spending $150k on a mobile game isn't a problem -- but we should still be conscious of players that struggle with compulsionFri, 18 Oct 2019 07:48:00 +0100MobilePublishingMarketing 2K20 slam dunks with best US launch month sales of any sports game ever 2K is now the sixth-best-selling gaming franchise in US history, beating out Guitar HeroFri, 18 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100Publishing Kart Tour was the third most-downloaded mobile game in Q3 2019 Tower: Nintendo's racer doesn't make it to top 100 grossing despite record-breaking downloads to startThu, 17 Oct 2019 22:40:00 +0100MobilePublishing Switch has sold over 15m units in North America sales in NA are up over 20% year-to-date as of the end of SeptemberThu, 17 Oct 2019 21:32:00 +0100Hardware of Duty tosses loot boxes along with Season Pass, DLC map packs Warfare adopts Battle Pass system, won't be available at launchThu, 17 Oct 2019 20:30:00 +0100Publishing Stadia's controller is wireless, but only on TV at launch, laptop, and mobile will need the USB-C cable to connect for nowThu, 17 Oct 2019 20:00:00 +0100Hardware Point acquires monetization firm Gondola acquisition and marketing outfit picks up in-game offer and ad optimization companyThu, 17 Oct 2019 15:57:00 +0100Mobile acquires four games from Gree publisher grabs midcore titles Knights and Dragons, Crime City, Modern War, and Kingdom Age from Japanese mobile outfitThu, 17 Oct 2019 15:22:00 +0100MobilePublishing