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.enThu, 26 Apr 2018 18:13:54 +0100Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:13:54 +0100web-ops@gamer-network.net60Nintendo profits spike as Switch approaches 18m sales Odyssey breaks 10m sales barrierThu, 26 Apr 2018 16:58:00 +0100 president Tatsumi Kimishima stepping down executive's retirement set for June, console maker names Shuntaro Furukawa its leader-in-waitingThu, 26 Apr 2018 16:31:00 +0100Publishing to get to 'WOW!': The challenging road to marketing VR senior community developer Tim Salvitti talks about what the studio learned (and unlearned) when it came to pushing VR gamesThu, 26 Apr 2018 15:22:00 +0100MarketingVirtual Reality"If anybody is going to pick a fight with Steam or create an alternative, the time is now" Reboot Develop, Rami Ismail and Robin Hunicke argued that existing digital platforms are not doing enough to represent the diversity and artistry of developersThu, 26 Apr 2018 12:09:00 +0100PublishingDevelopmentReboot Develop 2018 Games continues pursuing lawsuit against 14-year-old Fortnite player's move to dismiss the case met with resistance from Fortnite developerThu, 26 Apr 2018 12:02:00 +0100Legal shuts down popular Halo mod ElDewrito attract tech giant's ire as multiple DMCA takedowns issuedThu, 26 Apr 2018 09:59:00 +0100Legal Building Simulator sells 100,000 copies in a month Irregular Corporation's latest release had a strong opening month in Early AccessThu, 26 Apr 2018 08:25:00 +0100Publishing signs book publishing deal with Harper Collins first three books based on the popular online platform will be released in Fall 2018Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:58:00 +0100 blocks access to game catalogue in Europe Online and more will be restricted from May 25 - the date that GDPR takes effectThu, 26 Apr 2018 07:38:00 +0100 launches "Snappables" series of AR games Inc commits to releasing new mini-games on a weekly basisThu, 26 Apr 2018 07:31:00 +0100MobileAugmented Reality, Activision Blizzard, and Valve found in breach of Belgian gambling laws boxes in FIFA 18, Overwatch, and CS:GO violate gambling legislation, says Belgian Gaming CommissionWed, 25 Apr 2018 16:05:00 +0100Legal Red Flag of Passion a seemingly harmless word is used to put a happy face on some of the industry's biggest problemsWed, 25 Apr 2018 15:24:00 +0100Development Whole New World (of Tanks)'s Victor Kislyi talks about why the free-to-play game's growth plateaued and the company's plan to keep it going for the next 20 yearsWed, 25 Apr 2018 14:23:00 +0100PublishingGDC 2018"We just want to keep the IP" - Why Swery is banking on crowd-funding Good Life approaches its last stretch on KickstarterWed, 25 Apr 2018 12:29:00 +0100 II has five nominations at the Nordic Game Awards 2018 Ultra Ultra's Echo leads the pack with six, Tarsier Studios' Little Nightmares and Image & Form's SteamWorld Dig 2 close behindWed, 25 Apr 2018 12:21:00 +0100Nordic Game Conference 2018 hardware exploit leaves Nintendo facing security nightmare get Linux running on Switch but Nvidia Tegra X1 flaw opens the gates to modders and cheats in Nintendo's online gamesWed, 25 Apr 2018 12:18:00 +0100Hardware & Goon secures $400,000 funding Ventures invests in Norwegian studio's upcoming game PodeWed, 25 Apr 2018 11:10:00 +0100Financial first quarter Xbox One sales offset March hardware spending slump consumer spend down 11 per cent in March, but up by 15 per cent for the yearWed, 25 Apr 2018 10:38:00 +0100 Space Ape eschewed convention to make its most profitable game Hade and Nicolas Boulay discuss growing Fastlane: Road to Revenge from $5,000 ad revenue a day to $45,000 in four monthsWed, 25 Apr 2018 08:47:00 +0100Mobile offers developers 100% of revenue up to $10,000 games will also get 90% up to $40k, in new terms aimed at "smaller developers"Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:59:00 +0100PublishingDevelopment