Entries in 'casual' (170)
Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick "seems lost in a time machine perspective of a past business model that will never return".
Travis Boatman, EA Mobile VP of Worldwide Studios, claims there is huge market potential for core-focused mobile games.
And now for something completely different – casual games studio Zattikka has acquired the licence to produce Monty Python titles.
A new casual online games portal has emerged driven by a host of industry veterans.
Development staff at Warner Bros’ new Montreal outfit are said to be angered at management’s decision to shift the studio’s focus to social and mobile games.
Bigpoint, the games portal site and developer, has reached 150m registered users, an expansion of fifty per cent on the 100m users it had in January of this year.
SCVNGR has announced it has signed a new partnership with US retail giant GameStop.
Japanese social games firm DeNA is to acquire ngmoco for $400 million, the company has confirmed.
Speaking to MCV, Sega’s Sonic’s brand director David Corless has countered claims that Sonic fans “are hard to please”, adding that the publisher is now obligated to tailor modern Sonic ...
The Brit behind one of the largest kids games sites in the world says the industry is short on business heroes.
Kinect’s launch line-up provides no foretoken to the wild ideas that the peripheral will provide in the future, a tech executive at Rare believes.
PopCap CEO Dave Roberts has blasted social gaming giant Zynga, claiming that the Peggle company's quality of product ultimately betters the FarmVille outfit's business model.
Long-running UK television soap Coronation Street is to become the first such programme to get its own dedicated social network game. Corrie Nation is to initially run on Facebook and ...
With a wide assorted of supported titles at launch and plenty more in the pipeline, Move has the ability to please those core fans as well as appeal to this ...
NEW casual games firm White Room Games has signed a distribution deal with German publisher S.A.D.
Rising Star and Gamebridge have announced they will launch a new range of DSiWare titles next week.
Plants Vs Zombies will be released for Nintendo DS in the US in January 2011.
Zynga has announced it has acquired Conduit Labs, a Boston-based social games developer.
Facebook is racing to find a star games industry exec that will broker deals with publishers and development studios.
The men currently guiding the troubled ship that is Atari have – once again – outlined the company’s intentions to navigate out of continuously troubled water and back into a ...
In a nod to the ever growing importance of the casual games sector, it has been confirmed that social games publishing division Namco Networks America is to be merged with ...
Casual games specialist PopCap has announced that Rick Fox has become the seventh member of its board of directors.
Disney will acquire social games giant Playdom for a fee that could rise to $763.2 million.