‘Singles, not albums’: A guide to making smaller games | GI Sprint

UK studio Ant Workshop has embarked upon a significant shift in how it makes games, and…

Deadline for EQT Group’s proposed acquisition of Keywords Studio extended

The potential acquisition of Keywords Studios has been delayed as the company is granted an extension…

Supercell’s Smash Bros: How “the stars aligned” for Squad Busters

Supercell is one of the most successful developers in mobile gaming, a feat even more impressive…

Netflix games boss Mike Verdu moving on to new role

Netflix’s VP of Games Mike Verdu is taking on a new role as the company ramps…

Lego Horizon Adventures shows even PlayStation knows growth lies beyond your own platform | Opinion

The unveiling of Lego Horizon Adventures was not a surprise. As is often the case around…

Not live from Los Angeles | Microcast

The latest episode of the GI Microcast is now available on the podcasting platform of…

Supercell: “There’s no reason” why there aren’t more mobile games at Summer Game Fest

Supercell believes there’s room for more mobile games to be highlighted during events like Summer Game…

Phil Spencer on studio closures: “I have to run a sustainable business”

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer has addressed the backlash to Xbox’s recent studio closures, emphasising that there were…

Digital-only Xbox Series X is one of three new models launching this holiday

Microsoft has announced three new models of its Xbox Series consoles will launch this holiday season,…

Among us dev Innersloth starts new indie game fund Outersloth

Innersloth, the studio behind hit social deduction game Among Us, has created a new indie games…

Insiders blame Suicide Squad’s failings on changing vision and lack of live service skills

A new report into the development of Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League has said that…

Concord store listings show Sony maintaining Helldivers-style lower price point for live service titles

Sony is following the formula for success it found with Helldivers 2 by offering its next…

The Not E3 hype season begins | Microcast

The latest episode of the GamesIndustry.biz Microcast is now available to download or watch, discussing…

Ex-Riot devs Believer seeks “a better way to develop video games” with open-source tool Friendshipper

The Believer Company has today released its internal development tool Friendshipper as an open-source project. The…

Live action Like A Dragon series coming to Amazon Prime video

Sega’s popular Like A Dragon series is the latest video games franchise to get a live…

Why games consoles are holding back interactive storytelling

Agency is perhaps the most important distinction between video games and any other form of entertainment.…

Skybound CEO David Alpert to keynote Gamescom Latam

The organisers of Gamescom Latam have announced David Alpert, CEO of Skybound Entertainment, as its inaugural…

Summer games showcases: What to watch and when

June has arrived and with it comes the usual cavalcade of video game announcements, all presented…

Take-Two reportedly planning to close or sell Private Division

Take-Two is planning to close or potential sell its indie-focused publishing label Private Division. That’s according…

Embracer’s Lars Wingefors on the “brutal truth” of the AAA market

Embracer Group’s latest financials showed the stark contract between two of the firm’s biggest releases from…

Private Division reportedly drops publishing deal with Bloober Team

Polish developer Bloober Team has reportedly lost a publishing deal with Take-Two’s indie-focused label Private Division…

Fallout games stormed the US playtime charts in April

The success of Amazon’s Fallout TV series continues to shape the games industry’s charts, as Circana…

Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 continues Xbox’s bet on Activision boost for Game Pass

Original story, May 29, 2024: Microsoft has confirmed this year’s Call of Duty will launch on…

Arrowhead’s future, and a trio of acquisitions | Microcast

The latest GamesIndustry.biz Microcast is now available in both podcast and video form, and can be…

Fragbite Group CEO Marcus Teilman steps down

Marcus Teilman, the CEO of gaming and esports firm Fragbite Group, has resigned from his position.…

Sony shows off possible future PlayStation controller in prototyping exercise

Sony has shared a video that shows the results of a prototyping exercise in which its…

Fragbite declares bankruptcy for developer Fall Damage Studio seven months after acquisition

Fragbite Group is filing for bankruptcy for its internal development studio Fall Damage. The Swedish development…

Embracer Group full-year sales rise to $3.9bn, but $1.5bn debt remains

Embracer has released its full-year financial results, showing a rise in overall sales despite a slow…

Embracer CFO and deputy CEO Johan Ekström stepping down

Embracer is undergoing more leadership changes as deputy CEO and chief financial officer Johan Ekström steps…

Twitch hours viewed drop to 1.64bn in quiet April

The latest StreamElements report reveals that Twitch users watched 1.64 billion hours of livestreamed footage in…