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.enSat, 16 Oct 2021 03:55:16 +0100Sat, 16 Oct 2021 03:55:16 +0100web-ops@gamer-network.net60FIFA doesn't want an exclusive license deal EA Sports licensing partner says "it is clear that this needs to be a space that is occupied by more than one party controlling all rights"Fri, 15 Oct 2021 21:11:00 +0100PublishingDevelopment says "minimal" impact to users from hack website explains in blog update that passwords and sensitive personal information were not leakedFri, 15 Oct 2021 20:56:00 +0100Business bans blockchain and NFT games of Rust developer says Valve won't let it publish the game on Steam because NFTs have real-world valueFri, 15 Oct 2021 17:57:00 +0100PublishingDevelopment Switch Online + Expansion subscription will cost $50 a year will add Animal Crossing DLC, N64 and Genesis games to online multiplayer offering; family memberships will cost $80Fri, 15 Oct 2021 16:21:00 +0100Publishing takes a page from gaming's playbook | This Week in Business dealing with criticism of Chappelle stand-up special, streaming service CEO borrows a familiar dodgeFri, 15 Oct 2021 16:16:00 +0100 Team Kaiju is searching for the untapped fantasies of first-person shooters Halo and Battlefield leads Scott Warner and Rosi Zagorcheva share more about TiMi Studio Group's expansion into AAA gamesFri, 15 Oct 2021 15:15:00 +0100Development Sight raises $2.6m to support launch of cloud-hosted multiplayer server engine serviceFri, 15 Oct 2021 15:07:00 +0100 Games acquires media tech firm Kanga Talent creates “fan hubs” for esports talent and franchises Fri, 15 Oct 2021 13:00:00 +0100Development appoints George Osborn and Terry Hayes as new co-chairs to succeed outgoing chair Des GayleFri, 15 Oct 2021 12:08:00 +0100Charity Series X|S sells 100,000 units in Japan took the Xbox One four years to reach the same milestone in the countryFri, 15 Oct 2021 12:02:00 +0100RetailHardware losing the FIFA name hurt EA? | Opinion sense should prevail, but there's more to the FIFA game series than the brandFri, 15 Oct 2021 11:53:00 +0100Publishing responds to complaints over staff missing from credits must have worked on a title for at least 25% of its full development to appear in the credits, Metroid Dread dev saysFri, 15 Oct 2021 10:38:00 +0100PublishingDevelopment and Destiny: Designing for returning players | Opinion of business model impacts game design in far-reaching ways, as seen in the very different experiences of returning to Destiny 2 and Final Fantasy 14Fri, 15 Oct 2021 09:13:00 +0100Publishing veterans form Papukaya from Supercell, Rovio, and Seriously Digital raise €2.7 million to create games for "people who don't identify as gamers"Thu, 14 Oct 2021 21:40:00 +0100BusinessDevelopment acquires Tapjoy for roughly $400m business platform says it plans to continue expanding, will keep looking for acquisition targetsThu, 14 Oct 2021 21:30:00 +0100Business a game blows up, how do you deal with the fallout?'s Ian Proulx talks about coping with the sudden success of SplitgateThu, 14 Oct 2021 15:50:00 +0100BusinessDevelopment Games opens new UK studio office will work on Call of Duty: Vanguard content alongside established locationsThu, 14 Oct 2021 15:34:00 +0100Development Toronto preparing to take flight Beaugrand on starting a new studio for the Angry Birds maker amid a pandemic and a shifting mobile industryThu, 14 Oct 2021 15:27:00 +0100MobileDevelopment Aeon Must Die developers issue fresh demands to Focus and Limestone as game finally launches call for former employer to "complete their legal responsibilities," request investigation results, and proof of pay for allegedly unpaid workThu, 14 Oct 2021 12:48:00 +0100LegalPublishing Fantasy 14 surpasses 24m players, is series' most profitable game confirmed by game director Naoki YoshidaThu, 14 Oct 2021 12:43:00 +0100Retail