Category - Industry News

2018 Into the Pixel Video Game Art...

June 5, 2018 – WASHINGTON, DC and LOS ANGELES – The Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the trade association that represents the US video game industry and owns and produces E3, and the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences...

Paradox Interactive to Acquire BATTLETECH...

STOCKHOLM and SEATTLE – June 5, 2018 – Paradox Interactive, a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Harebrained Schemes, LLC, a Seattle-based developer...

2K Games Announce Hangar 13 Expansion

New York, NY – May 15, 2018 – 2K and Hangar 13 – the critically acclaimed storytellers and developer of Mafia III – today announced the expansion of Hangar 13 in Brighton, United Kingdom, furthering the studio’s efforts to tap...

Call of Juarez Rights Return to Techland

April 30, 2018 – Techland Publishing has announced that Call of Juarez: Gunslinger is back on sale as part of Techland Publishing’s catalogue of critically-acclaimed titles. To celebrate this homecoming, the game is available on...

THQ Nordic Pulls out of E3 2018

Vienna, Austria, April 13th 2018; It is with great regret that we at THQ Nordic must report that we will be unable to miss a single moment of this great sporting event. Therefore, we will be forced to stay in our lovely Viennese beer gardens...

Ubisoft Announces Creation of Ubisoft...

WINNIPEG, CANADA, April 6, 2018 — Today, Ubisoft announced plans for a new phase in the company’s Canadian expansion into the Province of Manitoba. The Ubisoft Winnipeg studio joins a global network of more than 13,000 Ubisoft team...

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...