Entries in 'casualgaming' (117)
Syfy will publish it first social games later this year as the broadcaster aims for a larger share of that market.
Xbox Live is widely regarded as the leading light of online console networks. So what does it say when the leading casual games developer Zynga dismisses it as small beans ...
Studios for 13 countries around the world have already entered Computec’s Make The Game competition.
Former Sony Studios boss and general partner at London Venture Partners Phil Harrison has dismissed Saturo Iwata's recent criticism of the App Store revolution at GDC.
The powerhouse Transformers IP will next year get a brand new MMO following an agreement between casual behemoth Jagex and rights holder Hasbro.
Zynga has begun a new charity initiative to help children affected by the devastating tsunami that has swept across Japan.
Some 1,700 kids and parents swarmed to London’s Moshi Monsters pop-up shop during its first 24 hours.
UK studio Rebellion has become the latest studio to tackle the lucrative social games business, by setting up an internal division to build product for various platforms such as Facebook.
The second generation of iPad will launch in the UK on the same day as Nintendo's 3DS.
Sony has announced that the number of PS3 owners who have downloaded and booted up PlayStation Home at least once has reached 19m.
Sony's upcoming PSP successor the Next Generation Portable will be unable to compete with Apple's iPhone and its digital distribution portal the App Store, a leading casual games exec has ...
EA and Bigpoint have announced a ‘strategic relationship’ to distribute certain titles from within EA’s Play4Free online platform.
The iPhone phenomenon Angry Birds is feasibly close to being downloaded 100 million times, an exec from the game’s creator has said.
FarmVille creators Zynga have settled out of court after being sued by online game developer Digital Chocolate.
The rebirth of the Smurf continues to gather pace following Capcom's confirmation that its free-to-play iOS title Smurfs' Village has now passed the 10m download mark on the Apple App ...
The US Federal Trade Commission is looking into reports of children blowing their parents' credit cards on mobile social games.
Sony's PlayStation Home is two years old. That's a success in itself, but perhaps the service's biggest accomplishment is how successfully it has overcome the initial cynicism and flourished into ...
Popular iPhone games platform OpenFeint has announced that it is to go cross-platform.
A new monthly magazine is now available in the UK, as owner Mind Candy looks to drive the Moshi Monsters brand on even further.
Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick "seems lost in a time machine perspective of a past business model that will never return".
Capcom has been warned by Apple that its hugely popular Smurf’s Village has earned the iPhone manufacturer a significant number of severe complaints.
Only one co-founder of the original four who pioneered casual games giant Playfish remains at the firm after two more departures were confirmed overnight.
Travis Boatman, EA Mobile VP of Worldwide Studios, claims there is huge market potential for core-focused mobile games.