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, 31 Jul 2021 00:28:15 +0100Sat, 31 Jul 2021 00:28:15 +0100web-ops@gamer-network.net60Facebook blocks Road 96 ad "for being political" arise as to which game advertisements comply with platform's ad policiesFri, 30 Jul 2021 16:36:00 +0100Media Academy Jobscast: Recruitment and diversity episode of our four-part series now available, discusses how to improve your hiring process and appeal to a broader range of applicantsFri, 30 Jul 2021 16:25:00 +0100MediaPodcastRecruitmentDevelopmentget a job in games to get a job in game design Academy looks into how to get a job as a game designerFri, 30 Jul 2021 14:05:00 +0100Development Activision Blizzard lawsuit: All the headlines of the biggest developments and stories surrounding the investigation into the company's alleged sexist cultureFri, 30 Jul 2021 13:24:00 +0100Law Blizzard confirms former WoW director was fired over misconduct 'Cosby Suite' reports emerge, publisher says it already "conducted our own investigation and took corrective action"Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:15:00 +0100Development files for dismissal of Wolfire Games' antitrust lawsuit's parent company filed a motion to dismiss, saying its practices do not harm competitionFri, 30 Jul 2021 12:04:00 +0100RetailLaw group says Yves Guillemot has "sidelined" its demands as CEO responds to open letter 1,000 current and former staff claim Assassin's Creed publisher "continues to protect and promote known offenders and their allies"Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:20:00 +0100BusinessPublishing Motorsport 7 to be removed from sale due to "end of life status" 10 Studios' racing game will retire after only four years on shelvesFri, 30 Jul 2021 10:38:00 +0100RetailPublishing Blizzard's nasty frat-boy culture is an industry-wide ailment | Opinion roots of a culture enabling harassment and discrimination are found across the industry - and only structural change will dig them outFri, 30 Jul 2021 09:48:00 +0100Business acquires Blowfish Studios in deal worth $25.8m to bring its expertise in multiplatform development and publishing to the mobile firmThu, 29 Jul 2021 21:59:00 +0100Business Witcher: Monster Slayer reaches 1m downloads in a week RPG generates over $500,000 in player spending in seven daysThu, 29 Jul 2021 20:28:00 +0100Business Games to rebrand as GameStop in Canada based on suggestions from customers and stockholdersThu, 29 Jul 2021 20:00:00 +0100Business Sega president Kenji Matsubara named CEO of SNK aims to expand corporate value under new leadershipThu, 29 Jul 2021 19:59:00 +0100Jobs the unique aesthetics of the Tribeca Games Awards nominees new wave of visually distinct games are redefining what 'next-gen visuals' can mean. And Unity's artist tools are powering a great many of themThu, 29 Jul 2021 17:09:00 +0100DevelopmentSponsored IPO expected to raise $3.75bn to be used for global mergers and acquisitions Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:02:00 +0100Business opens second studio to make live service VR games branch will be fully remote, follows creation of publishing arm earlier this yearThu, 29 Jul 2021 16:00:00 +0100DevelopmentVirtual Reality practices to hire and retain diverse talent | GDC 2021's Movell Dash, Niantic's Trinidad Hermida, and PlayStation's Davina Mackey sat down with IGDA Foundation's Nika Nour to discuss ways to improve diversity in gamesThu, 29 Jul 2021 15:32:00 +0100RecruitmentGDC 2021 do you make hitting something fun? panel of experts answered this burning question at Devcom, and gave advice on the skills you need to become a combat designerThu, 29 Jul 2021 15:06:00 +0100DevelopmentDevcom 2020 Rocket League from premium game to free-to-play | GDC 2021 lead services engineer Matthew Sanders discusses the title's evolution up to dropping the price tagThu, 29 Jul 2021 13:45:00 +0100Development staff back Activision Blizzard protestors, call for industry-wide change 500 people sign open letter demanding new reporting processes for all leading companies, removal of all offenders from UbisoftThu, 29 Jul 2021 12:32:00 +0100BusinessPublishing