Microsoft wins legal battle against FTC, as UK regulator remains sole hurdle to Activision Blizzard acquisition
Microsoft is now one step closer to acquiring Activision Blizzard, as a Calfironia judge has denied a preliminary injunction request by the US Federal Trade Commission. Here is what’s next for the companies trying to close the largest M&A deal in video game history.
Surprise hit Dave the Diver hits 1 million copies sold, floating above all other premium games on Steam
Dave the Diver is a new hit game, which has become the top-selling premium title on Steam last week. Here are the key details about the project and developer Mintrocket, a separate subsidiary of South Korean publisher Nexon.
87% of classic video games at risk of sinking into oblivion due to preservation and availability crisis
Preservation is one of the biggest issues in the games industry, as more classic titles fade into history every year. The Video Game History Foundation’s new study sheds light on the commercial and cultural availability of such games.
Married Pakistani woman met her new love in PUBG and ended up in jail after fleeing to India for him
PUBG has started a twisted cross-border love story. A married Pakistani woman was so impressed by the Indian man’s gaming skills that she decided to flee her homeland, taking her four underaged kids with her. This adventure nearly cost her freedom.
澳洲幸运5官网开奖历史e: “Sometimes the brute force solution is ok”
In a series of videos on his YouTube channel, Mark Darrah recalls the games he contributed to while working at BioWare. Here are the lessons he learned from the development of Jade Empire, which at the time was the studio’s first original IP since Shattered Steel.
New investment from Tencent allows Lighthouse Games to remain independent and boost development of its AAA title
Lighthouse Games, an independent studio started by Playground Games co-founder Gavin Raeburn, has secured investment from Chinese tech giant Tencent. This marks a huge step forward for the UK team.