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Pole To Win acquires Side

Pole To Win acquires Side

QA and localisation specialist Pole To Win has acquired London-based creative services company Side.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Aug 11th 2015 at 11:05AM in News
Her Story sells 100,000 units in just over a month

Her Story sells 100,000 units in just over a month

Indie hit Her Story has shifted 100,000 copies in its first month on sale. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 11th 2015 at 10:48AM in News
Sony to increase one and three month PlayStation Plus subscription prices

Sony to increase one and three month PlayStation Plus subscription prices

Sony is hiking the price of some of its PlayStation Plus subscriptions – specifically its one and three-month costs.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 11th 2015 at 10:43AM in News
Reminder: Games Media Awards nomination period ends this week

Reminder: Games Media Awards nomination period ends this week

You have until the end of the working week to get your nominations in for the Games Media Awards 2015.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 11th 2015 at 10:11AM in News

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GAME posts strong H2 despite hardware decline

GAME posts strong H2 despite hardware decline

GAME has increased its gross margins for the second half of its financial year

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 11th 2015 at 9:33AM in News
Portable Steam Machine Smach Zero launching late 2016

Portable Steam Machine Smach Zero launching late 2016

Smach Zero – the portable Steam machine formerly known as SteamBoy – will launch late next year, manufacturer Smach has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 11th 2015 at 5:53AM in News
Blizzard job listing reveals unannounced Diablo project

Blizzard job listing reveals unannounced Diablo project

Blizzard is hiring for an unannounced project related to the Diablo franchise, according to a new job listing posted by the developer.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 11th 2015 at 5:51AM in News
Grand Theft Auto V ships 54m copies

Grand Theft Auto V ships 54m copies

Take-Two has announced its quarterly financial results, revealing that Grand Theft Auto V has shipped more than 54m units life-to-date.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 11th 2015 at 5:49AM in News

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YouTube is now better at live streaming than Twitch

YouTube is now better at live streaming than Twitch

The Dota 2 International Championships took place last week, determining the winner of the grand Aegis of the Immortal trophy and distributing $18.4 million in prize money among the 16 ...

on Aug 10th 2015 at 2:40PM in News
Hearthstone surpasses DotA 2, collects $20m monthly revenue

Hearthstone surpasses DotA 2, collects $20m monthly revenue

According to the latest research conducted by SuperData, Hearthstone dominates the digital collectible card games global market, which is set to hit an all-time high of $1.3 billion this ...

on Aug 10th 2015 at 1:38PM in News
Pixels film copyright claims hit indie videos

Pixels film copyright claims hit indie videos

An anti-piracy group acting on behalf of Columbia Pictures has hit video hosting site Vimeo with a slew of copyright takedowns to prevent piracy of its Adam Sandler summer film, ...

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 10th 2015 at 12:47PM in News
Curse Voice White Paper Shows Huge Gains in Smite, League of Legends

Curse Voice White Paper Shows Huge Gains in Smite, League of Legends

Curse Inc. has released a new white paper that highlights the advantages of having VoIP implemented into online games.

on Aug 10th 2015 at 12:37PM in News

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Legends of Gaming event cut from three days to one

Legends of Gaming event cut from three days to one

A new London games event that plays host to “YouTube legends” has been cut from three days to one.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 10th 2015 at 12:15PM in News
eSports are huge on YouTube - even though most coverage isn't live

eSports are huge on YouTube - even though most coverage isn't live

After livestreaming events, eSports gain new audiences through video on demand on YouTube.

on Aug 10th 2015 at 11:35AM in News
Dark Souls and Bloodborne creator Miyazaki planning 'several new projects', hints at 'sci-fi Souls'

Dark Souls and Bloodborne creator Miyazaki planning 'several new projects', hints at 'sci-fi Souls'

Hidetaka Miyazaki, the man behind Demon’s and Dark Souls, as well as Bloodborne, already has plans for the follow-up to Dark Souls 3.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 10th 2015 at 11:02AM in News
345,000 people went to Gamescom last week

345,000 people went to Gamescom last week

The number of visitors at this year’s Gamescom rose year-on-year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 10th 2015 at 10:42AM in News

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Halo 5's Unprecedented Teen Rating Is Meaningless For Sales, Potentially Important For eSports

Halo 5's Unprecedented Teen Rating Is Meaningless For Sales, Potentially Important For eSports

The ESRB has ruled, and somehow, some way, Microsoft MSFT -0.26%’s Halo 5: Guardians has landed itself a Teen rating. While it seems logical for the largely ...

on Aug 10th 2015 at 10:33AM in News
Charles Cecil: 'Adventure games never went away'

Charles Cecil: 'Adventure games never went away'

If you ever needed proof of the positive power of the digital revolution, then look no further than the adventure game.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 10th 2015 at 10:03AM in News
Lara Croft GO hits iOS and Android at the end of August

Lara Croft GO hits iOS and Android at the end of August

Mobile title Lara Croft GO is launching on both iOS and Android later this month.  

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 10th 2015 at 9:54AM in News
Rare gets first UK No.1 in 17 years with Rare Replay

Rare gets first UK No.1 in 17 years with Rare Replay

Rare Replay has debuted at the top of the UK All Formats UK Top 40.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 10th 2015 at 9:44AM in News
Games outpace films and music as decline in UK physical entertainment market slows to 3%

Games outpace films and music as decline in UK physical entertainment market slows to 3%

The ensuing popularity of boxed video games has helped to slow the retraction of the UK’s physical goods market.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 10th 2015 at 8:46AM in News
US team Evil Geniuses wins Dota 2 International

US team Evil Geniuses wins Dota 2 International

Dota 2 tournament the International has concluded with American team Evil Geniuses coming out on top, and all five members becoming millionaires in the process.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 10th 2015 at 4:58AM in News
Steam top ten sellers: August 2-8

Steam top ten sellers: August 2-8

Rocket League has again came out ahead on Steam's latest top ten sellers chart for yet another consecutive week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 10th 2015 at 4:54AM in News
Konami profit leaps 159.9%

Konami profit leaps 159.9%

Doggedly refusing to buy into the current gloomy narrative surrounding the company, Konami has had the audacity to post some very strong quarterly numbers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2015 at 4:04PM in News
Here's why Verizon is breaking into eSports

Here's why Verizon is breaking into eSports

Verizon wants to sell broadband and more to gamers.

on Aug 7th 2015 at 3:45PM in News