Entries in 'jagex' (10)

Jagex confirms Chinese acquisition

Jagex confirms Chinese acquisition

Chinese investors have completed the acquisition of UK studio Jagex.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2016 at 2:00PM in News
Bigpoint acquired by Chinese games giant Youzu

Bigpoint acquired by Chinese games giant Youzu

Online games giant Bigpoint has been acquired by Chinese games specialist Youzu Interactive.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 22nd 2016 at 12:51PM in News
UPDATE: Chinese mining company in talks to buy Jagex for $300m

UPDATE: Chinese mining company in talks to buy Jagex for $300m

UPDATE: Jagex is in talks over a proposed buy-out by Chinese mining company Shandong Honda.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 15th 2016 at 4:48PM in News
SpecialEffect's GameBlast16 kicks off tomorrow

SpecialEffect's GameBlast16 kicks off tomorrow

A 24-hour Twitch stream kicking off tomorrow hopes to raise money for the really very wonderful SpecialEffect.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 25th 2016 at 2:28PM in News

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Jagex signs Hyper Hippo to make RuneScape clicker title

Jagex signs Hyper Hippo to make RuneScape clicker title

Hyper Hippo has become the first external developer to create a game based on the RuneScape IP after collaborating with franchise creator Jagex.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 17th 2016 at 2:08PM in News
Former Jagex boss Gerhard teams with Tomy for indie toys-to-life venture

Former Jagex boss Gerhard teams with Tomy for indie toys-to-life venture

One of the key figures behind hit MMO Runescape is partnering with toy maker Tomy to launch a new toys-to-life competitor.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 10th 2016 at 3:10PM in News
Jagex launches new multiplayer shooter, gives it away for free for a weekend

Jagex launches new multiplayer shooter, gives it away for free for a weekend

Developer Jagex has launched a new game today, and is letting gamers play it for free this weekend.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 30th 2015 at 9:27AM in News
Rod Cousens leaves Codemasters, becomes new Jagex CEO

Rod Cousens leaves Codemasters, becomes new Jagex CEO

UK games industry stalwart Rod Cousens has left Codemasters and taken the job of CEO at Jagex.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2015 at 2:14PM in News

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Analysis: Why the games industry should embrace Bitcoin

Analysis: Why the games industry should embrace Bitcoin

Bitpay’s European marketing manager Wouter Vonk recently worked with Jagex to help them integrate bitcoin into Runescape. Here, he discusses the payment method’s future in games

on Mar 6th 2015 at 12:11PM in News
Jagex is now accepting Bitcoin

Jagex is now accepting Bitcoin

Online games company Jagex is now accepting payment with cryptocurrency Bitcoin. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 4th 2015 at 1:00PM in News