Entries in 'ip' (106)
A report has claimed Nintendo has now acquired co-ownership status of Tecmo Koei's horror IP Fatal Frame.
Gamers play Command & Conquer titles for 10.4 hours per week on average – almost an hour more than the typical game.
Internet search and services firm Yahoo is suing social networking king Facebook, accusing it of ten patent breaches.
Platform holders traditionally rule their domains with an iron fist. But the market is changing. These are challenging times.
Development legend and current Nintendo senior MD Shigeru Miyamoto has said that finding a new, big-hitting IP is the “solution” to Nintendo’s current financial troubles.
With its 2012 release state still mostly under wraps, Microsoft has said that it is focusing on the quality of possible new IPs as opposed to the quantity.
The names of nine publishers have been released in conjunction with claims that a fresh spate of anti-piracy lawsuits has emerged across Europe.
Ubisoft’s powerhouse Just Dance series has now reached the 25m global unit sales barrier.
Yu Suzuki has hinted at a possible move to acquire the rights to the Shenmue franchise from Sega.
Longstanding publisher Atari has effectively confirmed that it has taken action to block iOS games that apparently infringe on copyright.
Forget competing with big boxed blockbusters at retail – Ubisoft says the best way to release new IP is through digital platforms.
Microsoft has confirmed that Gears of War 3 sold 3m units in its first week on the market.
The value of IP is already very well understood, but one firm has claimed that games publishers in the West are slowly catching up with their Eastern counterparts by taking ...
A new Driver finally makes it to store shelves today – five years after Ubisoft spent $24m buying the brand and its studio. But it’s just the first step in Ubisoft’s ...
Game IP and other remaining assets owned by Sydney studio Team Bondi has been sold off, a source close to the matter has told Develop.
Just a year ago Red Faction was being touted as THQ’s golden child. It had a TV series on SyFy, it had a brand new game that hoped to build ...
We’re halfway through 2011 and publisher EA can already lay claim to four 2m+ unit selling titles.
Reef Entertainment will publish HD console games beginning with PS3 Move pirate adventure Captain Morgane later this year.
Angry Birds developer Rovio has set itself the goal of attracting 1bn fans as it plans to crack the Chinese market.
2010 was a terrible year for new IP. Not in terms of quality – the likes of Bayonetta, Dance Central, Heavy Rain, Vanquish and Enslaved were amongst last year’s most ...
Electronic Arts may be focusing more and more resources on fewer and fewer super-brands, but it insists it is equally committed to creating new franchises and working with pioneering studios.
Activision would lose partial ownership of the Modern Warfare IP if it fails in its legal battle with former employees, reports suggest.
THQ has announced an agreement with book publisher Random House.