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.enFri, 24 Sep 2021 19:31:02 +0100Fri, 24 Sep 2021 19:31:02 +0100web-ops@gamer-network.net60EA lays out the plan for Playdemic mobile exec Jeff Karp sees "immediate opportunities" to bring Golf Clash design elements to EA Sports series, potential for "future synergies" Fri, 24 Sep 2021 18:05:00 +0100MobilePublishingDevelopment promises of the metaverse | This Week in Business can be tough telling the metaverse true believers from the snake oil salesmenFri, 24 Sep 2021 16:21:00 +0100This Week in Business Investment Group: Activision Blizzard execs need to be held accountable for toxic working culture director Rich Clayton tells us what more the firm wants from these games giantsFri, 24 Sep 2021 12:59:00 +0100BusinessPublishing 200 Chinese games firms reportedly vow to self-regulate in face of new restrictions from state-backed gaming association suggests firms will use facial recognition to identify minorsFri, 24 Sep 2021 12:01:00 +0100Politics's The Initiative partners with Square Enix's Crystal Dynamics for Perfect Dark reboot title is still "early in development" the teams saidFri, 24 Sep 2021 11:17:00 +0100Development Pratt cast as Mario in animated adaptation dated for Holiday 2022 Day will be Luigi, Anya Taylor-Joy joins as Peach and Jack Black will voice BowserFri, 24 Sep 2021 11:07:00 +0100Media story of Zool: Redimensioned - A game made by Sumo's student developers's Jacob Habgood on diversifying talent by going outside of games coursesFri, 24 Sep 2021 11:04:00 +0100 adds new Switch Online tier with N64, Mega Drive games membership plan to launch in late October, includes current benefits of subscriptionFri, 24 Sep 2021 10:12:00 +0100Publishing to open Toronto studio Birds developer's new office location to be led by ex-Gameloft VP of North American Studios Julie BeaugrandThu, 23 Sep 2021 18:06:00 +0100BusinessJobs future was free-to-play | 10 Years Ago This Month guest editorial from Sony Online Entertainment's John Smedley holds up surprisingly well, while other predictions of the era... don't.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:35:00 +010010 Years Ago This Month the ambitious indies raising the bar on what small teams can do the genre indie teams are motivated to push what is possible within the conventional indie framework. And they're turning to Unity Pro to do itThu, 23 Sep 2021 15:21:00 +0100DevelopmentSponsored gaming will bring in $116bn in 2024 - Newzoo intelligence firm expects 11.2% CAGR from 2019 through 2024; this year's worldwide mobile gaming market projected to be $90.7bnThu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00:00 +0100MobileBusiness Gaming Group secures $35m investment brand Scripps leads investment into global esports organisationThu, 23 Sep 2021 14:29:00 +0100FinancialeSports of War | Why I Love Yuan Sword 7 producer Golgi Yang admires Sony Santa Monica's 2018 reboot as a reference point developers can aim for and learn fromThu, 23 Sep 2021 13:34:00 +0100Why I Love Sweet Justice: the external sound team bringing audio excellence to Fortnite, Halo, Star Wars and Demon's Souls discover the unique business style behind one of the world's most exciting sound design teamsThu, 23 Sep 2021 12:18:00 +0100 Ikebukuro Gigo arcade shuts down attributed to expiration of lease and need for building renovationsThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:31:00 +0100Publishing Digital opens new Indian studio Bangalore outfit to be led by Sumo Pune studio director Stewart NealThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:30:00 +0100BusinessDevelopment vs Apple: All The Headlines rules in favour of Apple on nine out of ten counts, but Epic has filed to appealThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:42:00 +0100MobileLegalPublishingEpic vs Apple won't let Fortnite back on App Store until court ruling finalized says it has paid the $6 million it owed the iPhone maker, but Apple responded it "will not consider any further requests for reinstatement" Wed, 22 Sep 2021 21:21:00 +0100MobileLegalPublishingEpic vs Apple grants $1.4m to North Carolina A&T college of engineering partnership with university announced to address racial disparities in gaming industry and establish career pipelineWed, 22 Sep 2021 21:13:00 +0100Charity