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Getting developers started with GameMaker

Gurpreet Singh Matharoo talks us through how the company is making it easier for newcomers to get to grips with the 2D-centric game engine

Antony Terence

New fund for Irish indies offering grants of up to £15,000

Cross-border initiative open to devs in both Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland

James Batchelor

Little Kitty Big City reaches 1m players on Game Pass | News-in-brief

Double Dagger Studio's debut sold 100,000 units in two days following its May 9 launch

Sophie McEvoy

Report: Almost half of players use games as a form of self-expression

Fandom's 2024 Inside Gaming Report also found that 39% use gaming as a form of social connection

Sophie McEvoy HR Summit returns in September

The 2024 event takes place in a new venue: The Royal Institution

Christopher Dring

Nintendo acquires Switch port specialist Shiver Entertainment from Embracer

The team is responsible for the Switch ports of Hogwarts Legacy and Mortal Kombat 1

Christopher Dring

Microsoft to integrate AI into games

The tech giant showcased its artificial intelligence feature within Minecraft

Jeffrey Rousseau

Jobs Roundup: May 2024 | Room 8 Group names Laura Lilley as COO

Update: Global Game Jam appoints Maria Burns Ortiz as executive director, Steve Escalante joins Blind Squirrel Games' board

Jeffrey Rousseau

A new era for PlayStation | Microcast

Latest episode available to download or watch now, also discusses the Stop Killing Games campaign and the challenges it faces

James Batchelor

Larian to expand with Warsaw office

New studio will be "dedicated to fostering an environment where developers can thrive creatively"

Jeffrey Rousseau

Did video game investment hit rock bottom, and is it ready to go back up?

A panel at Reboot Develop 2024 tackled the situation in terms of financing, with great focus on the indie scene

Andrea Maderna

Unity for Humanity Grant 2024 recipients announced

Winners to receive funds from a prize pool of $500,000

Sophie McEvoy

Private equity firm in talks to buy Keywords Studios

The offer is reportedly expected to be £2.2 billion

Sophie McEvoy

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