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.enWed, 02 Dec 2020 10:08:05 +0000Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:08:05 +0000web-ops@gamer-network.net60Genshin Impact wins iPhone Game of the Year's Sneaky Sasquatch was named Apple Arcade Game of 2020Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:57:00 +0000Mobile finale was Fortnite's biggest event ever at 15.3m concurrent users further 3.4 million watched the battle with Galactus on Twitch and YouTubeWed, 02 Dec 2020 09:40:00 +0000 buys Slack for $27.7bn used messaging app is the cloud-computing company's biggest acquisition so farWed, 02 Dec 2020 09:34:00 +0000Financial genre: Using taxonomy data to build your next big game your game's perfect market fit with Newzoo's Games TaxonomyWed, 02 Dec 2020 09:20:00 +0000DevelopmentSponsored Games raises $6 million for casual puzzle games Ventures, Play Ventures, David Helgason lend support to Istanbul-based mobile studioWed, 02 Dec 2020 08:00:00 +0000Mobile partnering with Bandai Namco on new cross-media IP follows collaboration on 11-11: Memories Retold, project will be “current and future platforms”Wed, 02 Dec 2020 00:01:00 +0000MediaPublishingDevelopment Cells sells over 3.5m copies's 500,000 copies sold in the last five months, two years after game's initial launchTue, 01 Dec 2020 20:50:00 +0000Publishing Scott reportedly grossed roughly $20m for Fortnite concert appearance comparison, a record-grossing Astroworld tour stop for Scott in 2019 grossed $1.7 millionTue, 01 Dec 2020 19:30:00 +0000Media to consolidate Pnix and Delusion Studio into new studio, RisingWings comes alongside finalization of PUBG Corporation's merger into KraftonTue, 01 Dec 2020 18:40:00 +0000Mobile acquires Daybreak gaming firm buys EverQuest, H1Z1 studio for $300 millionTue, 01 Dec 2020 18:14:00 +0000PublishingDevelopment firm Thunderful's quest to become AA starts with an IPO Brjann Sigurgeirsson on the Swedish games firm's ongoing transformation and plans for future acquisitionsTue, 01 Dec 2020 15:53:00 +0000PublishingDevelopmentFinancial Activision Blizzard right to ignore mobile? | 10 Years Ago This Month publisher had to play catch-up after dismissing the mobile market in 2010, but that may have been its best course forwardTue, 01 Dec 2020 14:24:00 +0000Publishing10 Years Ago This Month developer under fire for partnering with YouTuber Arch FOW first said it wasn't aware of the YouTuber's views, then backtracked to say it had "no problems with Arch"Tue, 01 Dec 2020 10:26:00 +0000Politics The Hedgehog 2 movie expected to start production in March will be completed in May, project is codenamed 'Emerald Hill'Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:22:00 +0000Media Okura joins Keywords Tokyo as new general manager | Jobs Roundup Levin appointed CEO of Bublar Group, and Greg Foertsch joins Romero Games as art directorTue, 01 Dec 2020 07:56:00 +0000Jobs Impact named Best Game at Google Play's annual awards's breakout hit singled out as best single release on Google's store in 2020Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:49:00 +0000Mobile cancels Hay Day Pop to shut down on February 1, 2020, less than one year after March soft launchMon, 30 Nov 2020 20:30:00 +0000Mobile mobile game spending reaches new single-day record on Black Friday spending hit $6.5 million on November 27, up 16% year-over-yearMon, 30 Nov 2020 19:40:00 +0000Mobile finds gaming by Americans over 45 has spiked in 2020 report says spending on games rose more than 70% for adults between 45 and 64 this yearMon, 30 Nov 2020 15:55:00 +0000Publishing the games industry go fully remote? | Podcast discuss the perks and perils of downsizing your office on our latest episode, available to download nowMon, 30 Nov 2020 14:50:00 +0000BusinessMediaPodcastDevelopment