Category - Industry News

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment...

Burbank, Calif. – April 4, 2018 – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and independent game developer, IO Interactive, today announced a worldwide publishing and distribution agreement for the acclaimed international video...

UCI Announces Second Course in Esports...

IRVINE, Calif. (March 22, 2018) – With the Esports industry expanding to record heights, the market is expected to generate approximately 1.5 billion dollars in revenue by 2020 – which means it is increasing at a rate of 40 percent per...

Starbreeze Sells Dead By Daylight to...

STOCKHOLM 21 March 2018 – Starbreeze has today decided to sell the publishing rights to the game Dead by Daylight to the developer, Behaviour Interactive Inc (Behaviour). Starbreeze will receive an initial payment of USD 4 million, followed...

cd projekt RED Announces New Division

March 20, 2018 – CD PROJEKT RED, developers of Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher and GWENT, to open a new division — CD PROJEKT RED Wrocław. Located in the city of Wrocław, south-western Poland, the new studio will join forces with CD...

Jack Tretton Launches Interactive Gaming...

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – MARCH 15, 2018 – After 28 years of leadership in the gaming industry, Jack Tretton has set his sights on working with a number of innovative software developers in hopes of helping them grow their business...

Jam City Acquires World War Doh Developer...

LOS ANGELES, MARCH 14, 2018  — Jam City, a global leader in mobile entertainment, providing social gaming experiences for millions of players around the world, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Brainz, a Bogota, Colombia...

Ubisoft Acquires Brawlhalla Dev Blue Mammoth...

PARIS – March 2, 2018 – Today, Ubisoft announced the acquisition of the video game development studio Blue Mammoth Games. With the acquisition, Ubisoft adds Brawlhalla, currently the most played fighting game on Steam, to its portfolio...

Ubisoft Acquires 1492 Studio

PARIS – February 28, 2018 – Today, Ubisoft announced the acquisition of 1492 Studio, a game development studio specializing in the development of free-to-play episodic and interactive stories on mobile. Founded in 2014 and based near...

Starbreeze AB Talks Potential StarVR IPO

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (8 February 2018) Starbreeze AB, today confirmed that the company is in talks with the Taiwanese PC Manufacturer Acer about potentially IPO the joint venture StarVR Corporation, but no decision has been taken. “I can...