JÄGERMEISTER LAUNCHES VIDEO GAME SOUNDTRACK COMPETITION FOR INDIE STUDIOS

Track and Build contest open to all indies releasing game in 2019

PEOPLE OF THE YEAR: HELLO GAMES

After criticism, setbacks, investigations, and a PR nightmare, the creators of No Man's Sky emerged this year to an optimistic future

 
 
 

NPD: SWITCH, PS4, XBOX ONE ALL SELL OVER 1.3 MILLION UNITS IN NOVEMBER

This is the first time in history that three console platforms have all sold over one million in a single month

FRONTIER DEVELOPMENTS RAISES £43,000 FOR SPECIALEFFECT

Community team runs 24-hour livestream for UK charity supporting accessible gaming

 
 
 

BONNIE ROSS JOINS AIAS HALL OF FAME

Microsoft corporate VP and head of 343 Industries to be inducted at 22nd annual DICE awards

US SCHOOL SAFETY COMMISSION LARGELY GIVES GAMES A PASS

Group convened by Trump in wake of mass shooting earlier this year suggests schools monitor internet access, media ratings bodies review...

 
 
 

OLD WAYS CAN STILL BE THE BEST WAYS

Why I Love: YoYo Games' Mike Dailly explains how tech from the 1988 Commodore 64 shooter Armalyte is still used today

ESCAPE FROM TARKOV DEVELOPER ISSUES DMCA TO STOP STORY ABOUT USER INFO LEAKS

Battlestate Games issues takedown on over 40 videos from YouTuber Eroktic due to "misinformation" and "negative hype"

 
 
 

TWITCH SAW OVER 3 MILLION STREAMERS PER MONTH IN 2018

Platform sees biggest year yet for streamers, viewership, Affiliates, and Partners

LA VALIANT PARTNERS WITH CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL IN $500,000 FUNDRAISING PLEDGE

Overwatch League team announces first-of-its-kind partnership with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

 
 
 

DEVOLVER DIGITAL NAMES FORMER APPLE GAMES BUSINESS MANAGER TO LEAD MOBILE CHARGE

Mark Hickey to address "clear, pronounced need" for publisher to expand its mobile portfolio

PEOPLE OF THE YEAR: RAMI ISMAIL

Vlambeer's co-founder received the GDC Ambassador award, in recognition of years spent reaching out and giving voice to the world's...

 
 
 

SUPER SMASH BROS ULTIMATE US SALES REACH 3 MILLION

And Switch is now the fastest-selling US console this generation

ESPORTS BAR'S MISSION TO GET NON-GAMING BRANDS EXCITED ABOUT PRO-GAMING

Orange, AirAsia and Dominos amongst attendees at Cannes event in February

 
 
 

INSOMNIAC GAMES HIRES TELLTALE LEAD WRITER

Mary Kenney, lead writer of The Walking Dead: The Final Season, starts at the Spider-Man studio in 2019

GLOBAL GAMES MARKET VALUE RISING TO $134.9BN IN 2018

Revenues grew by over 10%, mobile accounts for almost half at $63.2 billion

 
 
 

ATARI ACQUIRES STAKE IN ANIMOCA BRANDS AS PART OF BLOCKCHAIN GAME DEAL

Partnership will see Animoca Brands develop blockchain version of RollerCoaster Tycoon

SONY ACCIDENTALLY REVEALS PS4 PLAYER COUNTS

Grand Theft Auto V the highest number pulled at 51.7 million

 
 
 

HAJIME TABATA: "I WANT TO CHANGE THE WAY THINGS ARE MADE"

Final Fantasy XV developer intends to keep new JP Games team small, streamline development process

DELTADNA: IN-GAME ADS BEGINNING TO CATCH IAP AS VIABLE REVENUE STREAM

Study indicates that both casual and core mobile free-to-play games are making an increasing percentage of their revenue from ads

 
 
 



Facebook can't catch a break: report says Spotify, Netflix, and others had...

Facebook can't catch a break: report says Spotify, Netflix, and others had access to your private messages

2018 has not been a good year for Facebook. Ever since the Cambridge Analytica scandal lit the flame early this year, the company has been held under heavy scrutiny for how it... Read more ...

HP Chromebook x2 review: A better bet and bargain than the Google Pixel Slate

HP Chromebook x2 review: A better bet and bargain than the Google Pixel Slate

When the detachable HP Chromebook x2 was announced in April, it was ahead of its time. Android app support was still a fledgling ambition, Chromebook tablets weren't really a... Read more ...

The Ultimate Super Smash Bros. Character Guide: King Dedede

The Ultimate Super Smash Bros. Character Guide: King Dedede

King Dedede Sucks Up! Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is huge. Not just in terms of hype and importance and sales potential, but just in terms of sheer stuff. The Nintendo Switch... Read more ...

Windows 10 to get a Sandbox feature that lets you safely run suspect apps

Windows 10 to get a Sandbox feature that lets you safely run suspect apps

Windows 10 is to get a new feature which will allow users to run potentially suspicious apps in a sandbox environment to protect their system from any possible malicious... Read more ...

Apple's 2018 9.7-inch iPad goes down to a new all-time low price

Apple's 2018 9.7-inch iPad goes down to a new all-time low price

A $250 sixth-generation iPad already felt like a pretty great deal, at a cool $80 discount, but if you pulled the trigger on one of the many occasions Apple's latest 9.7-incher... Read more ...

Gamasutra's Best of 2018: Chris Kerr's top 5 games

Gamasutra's Best of 2018: Chris Kerr's top 5 games

There were five titles that blew me away this year, and because it's the done thing this time of year, I've decided to tell you all about them by putting together a rather... Read more ...

Yuletide Legends: Frozen Hearts

Yuletide Legends: Frozen Hearts

Yuletide Legends: Frozen Hearts by Big Fish Games Santa was last seen flying toward a mysterious island on Christmas Eve, when all of a sudden, a violent storm knocked his... Read more ...

Fortnite Freebies Now Available For PS Plus Members

Fortnite Freebies Now Available For PS Plus Members

Fortnite is one of the most popular games on the planet, and the PS4 is currently the best-selling console of this generation. That means there are probably a lot of PS4 owners... Read more ...

LOHAS vs. Philips Hue: Which Wi-Fi smart bulb should you buy?

LOHAS vs. Philips Hue: Which Wi-Fi smart bulb should you buy?

We love the added convenience brought on by smart home tech, and we try as much of it as we can to give you the best tips on what to buy. LOHAS Smart LED Bulb Budget bulb $17... Read more ...

The $120 Tenergy Otis robot vacuum cleaner is smart enough to charge itself

The $120 Tenergy Otis robot vacuum cleaner is smart enough to charge itself

Clean it up! The Tenergy Otis self-charging HEPA filter robot vacuum cleaner is down to $119.99 on Amazon. This robot vacuum normally sells for around $160 and hasn't seen any... Read more ...