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, 23 Feb 2020 01:59:32 +0000Sun, 23 Feb 2020 01:59:32 +0000web-ops@gamer-network.net60Black Desert Online and the diverging MMO ecosystem Abyss America CEO Jeonghee Jin discusses the changing face of MMO monetisation Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:58:00 +0000Business to the evolution of esports League Gaming co-founder Mike Sepso explains why the original MLG wouldn't work today, and how his new start-up Vindex is positioned for the futureFri, 21 Feb 2020 14:51:00 +0000eSports becomes the latest title review bombed on Metacritic by a single person's Metroidvania was targeted at random, dropping from an 8.1 user score to a 1.7 in a single dayFri, 21 Feb 2020 12:33:00 +0000Publishing Chronicles: Total War character art tutorial Academy partners with Creative Assembly to publish its Creative Chronicles video series, today focusing on the art of Total War: Warhammer Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:48:00 +0000Development Witcher 3's has generated $50m on Steam since October 2018 a result, CD Projekt Red now receives 80% revenue share on sales going forwardFri, 21 Feb 2020 11:24:00 +0000 partners with Skillshot Media for collegiate esports program to offer $16 million in annual esports scholarshipsFri, 21 Feb 2020 11:09:00 +0000EducationeSports say "sheer desperation" drives GameStop's aggressive sales tactics focuses on pre-orders and buying used phones, with the potential threat of termination for staff who miss targetsFri, 21 Feb 2020 11:06:00 +0000Business legal counsel takes over class action lawsuit against Riot Games's rights lawyer Genie Harrison, who brought cases against Weinstein Company, joins Riot Games gender discrimination suitFri, 21 Feb 2020 10:46:00 +0000PoliticsBusinessLegal to the Investment Summit at PAX East no-longer attending. Velan Ventures, Behaviour Interactive and Tripwire join the bill Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:45:00 +0000PublishingDevelopment looms over planning for next-gen launches | Opinion epidemic threatens to shut down supply chains the entire games industry relies on -- and even push new console launches into next yearFri, 21 Feb 2020 09:36:00 +0000PublishingDevelopment Home first week downloads reached 1.3m Tower: Estimated first week revenue from subscription plans is around $1.8 millionFri, 21 Feb 2020 01:00:00 +0000Mobile and Facebook cancel GDC appearances citing coronavirus concerns announcements will now take place onlineThu, 20 Feb 2020 21:00:00 +0000EventsDevelopment Roth to direct Borderlands movie adaptation will be helmed by filmmaker behind Hostel, Cabin Fever, and Death Wish remakeThu, 20 Feb 2020 20:48:00 +0000MediaPublishing Division moves Kerbal Space Program 2 development to new, internal studio Ables, other KSP2 leads join Private Division, but former developer Star Theory's status is unknownThu, 20 Feb 2020 20:10:00 +0000Development Storm raises $3.3 million team will use latest funding to expand into blockchain game development and livestreamed entertainmentThu, 20 Feb 2020 19:10:00 +0000MediaFinancial Crossing: New Horizons lost save files can only be recovered once saves will be limited to Switch Online members, and can only be accessed in case of loss or damageThu, 20 Feb 2020 19:00:00 +0000Publishing Dungeon adaptation aims to demonstrate the true potential of interactive fiction Narrative's Matt Spall also discusses how the scariest graphics are your imaginationThu, 20 Feb 2020 15:34:00 +0000Development Kirby 64 and Impressionism House Games' Nate Buck considers how N64 developers discarded details while preserving an aestheticThu, 20 Feb 2020 14:49:00 +0000Why I Love lays off around 20 company Stillfront says cuts were "a natural step" after acquisition, won't affect portfolio or business in generalThu, 20 Feb 2020 14:28:00 +0000DevelopmentJobs trade body rebrands to IIDEA looks towards international recognition as Italian Interactive Digital Entertainment AssociationThu, 20 Feb 2020 14:00:00 +0000PoliticsPublishingDevelopment