Entries in 'funding' (48)
Oculus Rift has secured an additional $75m from investors to help bring the VR headset to market.
Digital content publisher Vox Media has raised another $40m in its second round of funding.
While the EB EXPO is kicking off at the Sydney Showgrounds, some big changes are afoot in the Australian industry.
Streaming games TV service Twitch has announced a further $20m worth of investment.
The five charities that will receive a share of the £260,000 raised by games industry charity GamesAid have been named.
Potential Ouya game Dungeons the Eye of Draconus has been unceremoniously booted from Ouya’s Free The Games Fund program following suspicious activity on Kickstarter.
Virtual reality startup Oculus has attracted Series A funding of $16m to back the headline-grabbing Oculus Rift.
The categories for the 2013 MCV Pacific Awards have been announced this week, while distributor Tuff Kat goes into administration.
Stainless Games has confirmed intentions to bring Carmageddon: Reincarnation to next-gen consoles.
There are stirrings about the newly implemented R18+ rating this week, with the first titles to merit the new age rating being classified.
Android console newcomer GameStick is off to a flying start after hitting its Kickstarter funding target on just its second day.
David Braben’s Elite: Dangerous has hit its £1.25m Kickstarter funding goal.
Peter Molyneux’s Godus faces a tense last two days as the Kickstarter project slowly closes in on its £450,000 target.
Music labels and other entertainment suppliers are backing HMV with more than £40m of funding in the run-up to Christmas.
A company that believes it has the answer to a console-less gaming future has announced the successful capture of $6m in series A funding.
Developer DreamQuest Games is undoubtedly down in the dumps this morning after its Kickstarter project narrowly missed its funding target.
Finnish startup Boomlagoon has secured financial backing and will soon launch its first game.
NineMSN is getting into gaming a dedicated gaming channel and future plans to e-tail, while Call of Duty goes large and Aussie devs get a federal gaming fund.
Free-to-play mech combat title Hawken has received an additional $18m in funding ahead of its December launch.
GCAP happened this week with some big news, while it appears Video Ezy might be grey importing games and Mindscape scores Tecmo.
A new crowdfunding platform built specifically for games developers is now live.
The organisers of a gay-focused gaming and geek convention have easily hit their funding target on crowd-sourcing site Kickstarter.
Console newcomer Ouya is getting perilously close to hitting the $6m figure on crowd-funding portal Kickstarter.
The $4,876,890 of money raised from Kickstarter is just the start of the funding goals for console upstart Ouya.
Gamefly has invested themselves into mobile gaming development and publishing.