Entries in 'mobile' (33)

HTC and Google reveal $1.1bn smartphone deal

HTC and Google reveal $1.1bn smartphone deal

After months of falling profits, HTC has announced a $1.1bn cooperation agreement with Google that will see a number of HTC employees join the search giant. What's more, Google will ...

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Sep 21st 2017 at 9:50AM in News
Reality Gaming Group exceed ICO target for mobile AR game Reality Clash

Reality Gaming Group exceed ICO target for mobile AR game Reality Clash

Reality Gaming Group has announced it's raised over $3.5m through its new initial coin offering (ICO) to fund the development of its upcoming AR mobile combat game, Reality Clash.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Sep 19th 2017 at 12:10PM in News
Iterable

Iterable: how to keep mobile users active through push notifications

Keeping mobile users engaged with new apps and games is a tricky business, but rowth marketing platform Iterable has released a new report analysing how game publishers can do just ...

on Jul 19th 2017 at 10:15AM in News
Runescape on mobile

RuneScape coming to mobile this winter

Jagex has announced that its renowned MMORPGs RuneScape and Old School RuneScape will be coming to mobile and tablet devices starting later this year. 

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jul 17th 2017 at 2:00PM in News

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Mobile revenues overtook console and PC in 2016

Mobile revenues overtook console and PC in 2016

The global worth of the mobile games market exceeded that of the console and PC games market for the first time in 2016.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2017 at 10:26AM in News
Layton's Mystery Journey

Level-5 on Professor Layton's mobile journey in Katrielle and the Millionaire's Conspiracy

Level-5 hit big with Professor Layton back in the late 2000s. Its titular gentleman puzzle solver was one of the early success stories on the Nintendo DS, and it wasn’t ...

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jul 6th 2017 at 10:00AM in News
REPORT: Super Mario Run hits 78m downloads

REPORT: Super Mario Run hits 78m downloads

Nintendo released its financial report for the nine months ending December 2016 earlier today, and confirmed that Super Mario Run has been downloaded over 40m times in just four days ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 31st 2017 at 10:30AM in News

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Titanfall Frontline

Titanfall: Frontline mobile game cancelled

Respawn has announced the cancellation of mobile title Titanfall: Frontline, just four months after it was announced. The spin-off strategy card game was currently in closed beta on iOS and ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 16th 2017 at 12:00PM in News
Sony confirms PaRappa the Rapper and more for mobile

Sony confirms PaRappa the Rapper and more for mobile

A number of PlayStation IPs have been confirmed for mobile release by Sony.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2016 at 9:56AM in News
Niantic: 'It's important to design games specifically for mobile'

Niantic: 'It's important to design games specifically for mobile'

The chief marketing officer of Pokémon Go firm Niantic, Mike Quigley, has said it’s important for titles on mobile to be made precisely for the platform. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 10th 2016 at 10:21AM in News
Mobile firm Ketchapp acquired by Ubisoft

Mobile firm Ketchapp acquired by Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed publisher Ubisoft has taken a larger stake in the mobile games market with the acquisition of Ketchapp.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 28th 2016 at 11:54AM in News

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Premium mobile title Reigns passes 600,000 sales

Premium mobile title Reigns passes 600,000 sales

Reigns has sold more than 600,000 copies, primarily on iOS and Android.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 15th 2016 at 2:59PM in News
Pokemon Go's US paying users have dropped 79% since peak

Pokemon Go's US paying users have dropped 79% since peak

Two months on from its launch, Pokemon Go’s US revenue is down to a fraction of what it was at its peak.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 13th 2016 at 4:09PM in News
Sony boss: Pokemon Go is a game-changer

Sony boss: Pokemon Go is a game-changer

PlayStation is to renew its focus on mobile gaming.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 5th 2016 at 9:33AM in News
Telltale launches Mr Robot game on mobile

Telltale launches Mr Robot game on mobile

A collaboration between Night School Games, Telltale Games and NBC has produced a new game based on the hit US TV show Mr Robot.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 18th 2016 at 3:22PM in News

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Pokemon Go sets Tokyo stock record, gobbles up mobile revenue share

Pokemon Go sets Tokyo stock record, gobbles up mobile revenue share

The unexpected scale of the success of Pokemon Go has claimed another record.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 19th 2016 at 11:34AM in News
Warner launches free-to-play Batman: Arkham mobile game

Warner launches free-to-play Batman: Arkham mobile game

Publisher Warner Bros has released a new entry in the Batman: Arkham series.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 15th 2016 at 11:48AM in News
90% of Google Play revenue since 2012 has come from games

90% of Google Play revenue since 2012 has come from games

The number of downloads on Google Play has increased by 3.8 times since 2012, while revenue has shot up 35.7 times, in the last four years.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 11th 2016 at 4:51PM in News
Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be free-to-play on smartphone

Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be free-to-play on smartphone

Nintendo has confirmed that its next two smartphone titles will be free-to-play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2016 at 11:44AM in News
Clash Royale could be a billion dollar franchise for Supercell

Clash Royale could be a billion dollar franchise for Supercell

Clash of Clans creator Supercell has another hit on its hands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2016 at 12:05PM in News
Miitomo arrives in the UK this week

Miitomo arrives in the UK this week

Nintendo’s first foray into the world of smartphone gaming will be available in the UK this Thursday (March 31st).

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2016 at 3:47PM in News
Sony kicks off new PlayStation smartphone push

Sony kicks off new PlayStation smartphone push

PlayStation Mobile may be dead, but Sony has used its demise as a platform to kick off a brand new push to release content onto smartphones.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2016 at 12:41PM in News
Nearly half of all mobile game spend comes from just 0.19% of users

Nearly half of all mobile game spend comes from just 0.19% of users

Here’s a number that will send chills through the minds of mobile game makers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 23rd 2016 at 12:55PM in News