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Saudi Arabian charity Misk acquires 33.3% stake in SNK

The crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed Bin Salman, has purchased a 33.3 percent stake in Japanese game company SNK through his charity 'Misk.' ...

Posted on 27 November 2020 | 5:08 pm

Fall Guys developer Mediatonic opens new UK studio

The office will be led by company vice president of art, Phil Warner, and will be hiring staff across a "wide range of disciplines." ...

Posted on 27 November 2020 | 3:14 pm

Tinybuild sinks $3 million into Secret Neighbor developer Hologryph

American publisher Tinybuild has invested $3 million into Secret Neighbor developer Hologryph. ...

Posted on 27 November 2020 | 2:16 pm

Marvel's Avengers fails to meet Square Enix sales targets

Square Enix has explained that sales of Marvel's Avengers were lower than expected, and that the advertising push for the title also proved costly. ...

Posted on 26 November 2020 | 4:45 pm

Remnant: From the Ashes tops 1.7 million base game sales in just over a year

The Remnant: From the Ashes base game has sold more than 1.7 million units worldwide in little over a year.  ...

Posted on 26 November 2020 | 3:27 pm

MechWarrior developer Piranha Games acquired by EG7 for $24.2 million

MechWarrior developer Piranha Games has been acquired by Enad Global 7 (EG7) for an initial SEK 207 million ($24.2 million). ...

Posted on 26 November 2020 | 2:40 pm

Blog: A pre-postmortem about marketing

Five hard earned lessons I learned about marketing while making Spaceslingers for $0 as a small time indie developer. ...

Posted on 26 November 2020 | 1:48 pm

Q& A: Hand-painting the watercolor world of Dordogne

"You have to try to keep things simple. If you tried to mock up a watercolor shader, usually it looks fake because most of the watercolor shaders are animated." ...

Posted on 26 November 2020 | 1:27 pm

Blog: Four hyper-casual prototype best practices

Successful hyper-casual development isn†™t as easy as it looks. Here are four key design guidelines to follow to help crack this space. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 9:36 pm

Get a job: Join Fox Cub (remotely!) as a software engineer

Our team is looking for an experienced fullstack software engineer to help us build new games and a new game engine using Cocos Creator and Typescript. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 9:36 pm

The bulk of CD Projekt's $27.9 million in Q3 revenue came from The Witcher 3

Despite being half a decade old at this point, The Wticher 3 continues to print money for CD Projekt. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 9:15 pm

Super Mario Maker Wii U to be delisted, lose some online features in early 2021

Nintendo has stamped an end date on its support for online features in the Wii U version of Super Mario Maker and announced the game will vanish from its digital store early next year. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 7:53 pm

Don't Miss: A PC game for consoles - Remaking Divinity: Original Sin

Larian Studios CEO Swen Vincke explains the challenges of bringing PC RPG Divinity: Original Sin to Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and has sound advice for studios looking to target the console market. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 7:16 pm

Video: The world generation tech behind Far Cry 5

In this 2018 GDC talk, Ubisoft's Etienne Carrier explains how Ubisoft developed a set of procedural tools to generate biomes for Far Cry 5. ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 6:42 pm

The anatomy of a Steam sale

What happens when you organize a themed sale on Steam, and what are the ramifications for increased profile of your games as a result? Real-world data within... ...

Posted on 25 November 2020 | 4:52 pm