Google is testing a cloud game launch feature

13.08.2022

According to online sources, this week, Google is testing ways to run games on cloud services directly from search results. Today, the feature is available to...

AppLovin has expressed a desire to buy Unity

10.08.2022

According to Reuters, game software company AppLovin has offered to buy Unity for $17.54 billion, threatening to derail Unity’s deal to acquire smaller...

Back on track – adjoe uplifts TapNation metrics twofold

10.08.2022

Tech-oriented hyper-casual games publisher TapNation was founded back in 2019 in Paris. Today, the company has 500 million downloads, 40 million MAUs, and...

Splatoon 3 gets its own Nintendo Direct

08.08.2022

Nintendo announced that it will broadcast a special Splatoon 3 Direct on August 10 at 6 a.m. Pacific. The show will last for about 30 minutes. Splatoon 3...

Headwinds in hyper-casual. How to win in the current market?

08.08.2022

Do you want to find out what approaches may help to compete in the modern hyper-casual market? Christoph Sachsenhausen, managing director at Sunday, shared his...

TikTok is testing HTML5 minigames

01.08.2022

TikTok identifies users’ passion for mobile games and, to do so, launches «mini-games» that users will play within the social network. TikTok recently...

Anime in hyper-casual games

29.07.2022

Anime served as the inspiration for the highly successful sub-genre of hyper-casual games. If you’re a developer looking for hit ideas, it’s worth...

The number of mobile game users in China declined for the first time since 2008

26.07.2022

A statistical report on the state of the mobile game industry in China at the end of the first half of 2022 showed a decline in the growth and revenue of studios....

Anthem for $0.01

22.07.2022

BioWare and EA had high hopes for the MMO shooter Anthem. The trailers and the divine soundtrack by Sarah Schachner were impressive. The studio had been working...

Video games help children study during the COVID-19 pandemic

15.07.2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced self-isolation, wearing masks, and other outdoor health measures. Schools have reopened, but there is much debate about the risks...

Gameplay Details for Eternal Paradox

Gala Games has announced the addition of turn-based RPG, Eternal Paradox, into its gaming ecosystem after an extensive voting process. The upcoming game won by...

How hyper-casual studios «fight» for players

The hyper-casual game genre is super competitive, so mobile games invent new ways to retain fickle and monetizable gamers. The Wall Street Journal shared an article...

Spotify buys Heardle game

14.07.2022

Music streaming giant Spotify has acquired the music game Heardle. The amount of the deal remains undisclosed. Spotify published the news of the acquisition on...

Unity merges with ironSource

13.07.2022

Unity announced today that it has entered into an agreement to merge with ironSource, harnessing the company’s tools, platform, technology, and talent to...

Fall Guys reached 50 million players after switching to a free-to-play model

12.07.2022

After the release of Fall Guys in 2020, the number of players decreased, which is natural for most online games. At the end of June 2022, the game underwent a...

Cube Blast Journey – Case Study

Success story from Homa Games about how their Monetization optimization helped Puzzle Dream reach outstanding ad-revenue metrics for their casual title. In this...

Nefta receives $1 million investment

Nefta, the Web3 gaming tech platform has announced receiving a $1M investment exclusively from Picus Capital. The startup is presently working with game studios...

Diablo Immortal installs exceed 10 million

10.06.2022

Blizzard said that just a week after its release, Diablo Immortal had its best start in the franchise’s history. Since its release on iOS, Android and PC,...

Infinite Drive – the first, Web3 racing game

The Tiny Digital Factory has officially announced Infinite Drive, a racing game metaverse for mobile devices. It’s a digital space (metaverse) designed...

Cypher Games has received a $3.2 million investment

03.06.2022

Istanbul-based Cypher Games has announced the completion of a pre-investment round. The $3.2 million investment round was led by Play Ventures. In addition to...