Category - Industry News

THQ Nordic Acquires Piranha Bytes

Vienna/AUSTRIA, Essen/GERMANY, May 22nd, 2019 – THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the Piranha Bytes team and trademark and the intellectual property Gothic has been finalised. Piranha Bytes’ rights...

SEGA Acquires Two Point Studios

London, England – May 9, 2019 – SEGA® Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Tokyo headquartered SEGA Games, is delighted to announce the acquisition of Two Point Studios, the Farnham-based developer behind the award-winning Two Point Hospital. Two Point...

Paradox Teams up with Romero Games on...

STOCKHOLM – Apr. 2, 2019 – Paradox Interactive, a publisher and developer of games for worldwide audiences, and Romero Games have today announced they are working together on an upcoming strategy game based on original IP. Brenda...

Plantronics Rebrands as Poly

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – March 18, 2019 – Plantronics, Inc. (NYSE: PLT) (“Poly”), today announced that the company will transform into Poly, a technology company focused on the human experience of communications and collaboration, aiming to make...

Crytek Unveils CRYENGINE Neon Noir Tech Demo

FRANKFURT, Germany – March 15, 2019 – Crytek has released a new video demonstrating the results of a CRYENGINE research and development project. Neon Noir shows how real-time mesh ray-traced reflections and refractions can deliver highly...

Turtle Beach to Acquire ROCCAT

San Diego, CA and Hamburg, Germany – March 14, 2019 – Turtle Beach (Nasdaq: HEAR), the global leader in gaming headsets and audio accessories, today announced the entry into an agreement to acquire ROCCAT – a top German PC peripherals company...

The ESA Gets Six New Members

WASHINGTON—February 7, 2019—Today, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) welcomed as new members Intellivision Entertainment, Natsume Inc., Riot Games, SEGA of America, THQ Nordic, and Wizards of the Coast. The American video game...

CI Games Launches United Label

January 21, 2019 – CI Games, the developer and publisher of the acclaimed Sniper Ghost Warrior and The Lords of the Fallen franchises announces today the creation of its publishing label dedicated to indie developers, United Label...