Gankster raises $4.25 million for eSports platform

08.12.2022

Venturebeat reports that Gankster, a competitive gaming and esports platform, has raised $4.25 million in a seed round of funding. Bessemer Venture Partners and...

08.12.2022

Anzu: «Gamers watch in-game ads twice as often»

A new study by Anzu and Lumen shows that in-game ads attract a high level of attention, with players viewing in-game ads for 2.9 seconds compared to 1.5...

10.10.2022

In-game advertising platform Bidstack raises $11 million

Bidstack, an in-game advertising and game monetization platform, has raised $11 million in a new funding round. That brings the company’s total budget to...

09.10.2022

Netflix opens new game studio

Netflix is opening a new game studio in Helsinki, Finland. The studio director will be Marko Lastikka, who has worked at Zynga and Electronic Arts. This is a...

03.10.2022

NetEase and Shueisha Games merge

19.09.2022

NetEase and Shueisha Games have announced the joint development of UnVEIL the World, an RPG with tactical character challenges. Posuka Demizu, illustrator of...

19.09.2022

Blippar integrates with Unity

18.09.2022

The augmented reality creation platform Blippar has announced the integration of the WebAR SDK into Unity. This will allow developers to create AR games with...

18.09.2022

Video games help children study during the COVID-19 pandemic

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...

15.07.2022

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...

14.07.2022

Unity merges with ironSource

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

13.07.2022

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...

12.07.2022

Edge raises $30 million

11.07.2022

Edge announced it had closed a $30 million Series A round. The round was led by investors Stardom Ventures and AnD Ventures Company, along with Corner Ventures...

11.07.2022

Take-Two Interactive completes Zynga acquisition

25.05.2022

Take-Two Interactive has completed the acquisition of mobile studio Zynga. The transaction sees the Grand Theft Auto publisher purchase all outstanding shares...

25.05.2022

The Gearbox Entertainment acquires Lost Boys Interactive

28.04.2022

The Gearbox Entertainment Company announced it entered into an agreement to fully acquire Lost Boys Interactive, an independent video game studio working on both...

28.04.2022

Wargaming announces decision to leave Russia and Belarus

04.04.2022

Wargaming, the developer of World of Tanks, World of Warplanes and World of Warships, announced it’s leaving Russia and Belarus. Over the past weeks, Wargaming...

04.04.2022

Gaming Industry Trends 2022

2021 was a very profitable year in the gaming industry, it’s time to look to the future. But what will be the gaming industry trends 2022? Newzoo has shared...

06.02.2022

ESL and FACEIT sold for $1.5 billion

25.01.2022

Esports tournament organizer ESL was sold for $1 billion to the Savvy Gaming Group, funded by the Saudi Arabian government’s Public Investment Fund. The...

25.01.2022

Google Play Games is now available for Windows users

Windows PC owners will play popular Android games such as Mobile Legends, Summoners War, State of Survival, Three Kingdoms Tactics, etc. There are now 25 games...

20.01.2022

Microsoft buys Activision Blizzard

18.01.2022

Microsoft bought Activision Blizzard Inc. for $68.7 billion in cash! This is the largest acquisition in Microsoft’s history – and by far the biggest deal...

18.01.2022

Take-Two buys Zynga for $12.7 billion

Take-Two Interactive, the US publisher, developer, distributor of computer games that owns Rockstar Games, 2K, Private Division, Ghost Story Games, and Socialpoint,...

10.01.2022