Gaming

Russian publisher MY.GAMES sells for $642M

Russian publisher MY.GAMES sells for $642M

Enthusiast Gaming sells media assets for $5M to GAMURS

Enthusiast Gaming sells media assets for $5M to GAMURS

Gaming's top hiring companies and locations in 2022 (so far)

Gaming's top hiring companies and locations in 2022 (so far)

Mighty Kingdom announces layoffs amid cost-cutting measures

Mighty Kingdom announces layoffs amid cost-cutting measures

Netflix to open games studio in Finland

Netflix to open games studio in Finland

Rockstar Games bolstering security with new role following GTA 6 leak

Rockstar Games bolstering security with new role following GTA 6 leak

Theorycraft Games raises $50M

Theorycraft Games raises $50M

YouTuber Dunkey launches indie publisher Bigmode

YouTuber Dunkey launches indie publisher Bigmode

Keywords Studios set to acquire Smoking Gun

Keywords Studios set to acquire Smoking Gun

Marvel developing Iron Man game with Motive Studio

Marvel developing Iron Man game with Motive Studio

Remote jobs in gaming continue to grow in 2022

Remote jobs in gaming continue to grow in 2022

Ridgeline Games launched by Electronic Arts

Ridgeline Games launched by Electronic Arts

G Fuel reportedly fired five employees following complaint against CEO

G Fuel reportedly fired five employees following complaint against CEO

Chucklefish gives $4.6K raise to employees to help with cost of living

Chucklefish gives $4.6K raise to employees to help with cost of living

Tencent to double Ubisoft stake with latest $300M investment

Tencent to double Ubisoft stake with latest $300M investment

ByteDance and Sea reportedly make gaming layoffs

ByteDance and Sea reportedly make gaming layoffs

Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard hits stumbling block

Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard hits stumbling block

NetEase acquires Quantic Dream as first step into Europe

NetEase acquires Quantic Dream as first step into Europe

Sony and Tencent to acquire 30% of Elden Ring studio FromSoftware

Sony and Tencent to acquire 30% of Elden Ring studio FromSoftware

TinyBuild acquires Konfa Games and Bossa Studios IPs for $8.4M

TinyBuild acquires Konfa Games and Bossa Studios IPs for $8.4M

Netflix confirms Horizon Zero Dawn is being adapted as a show

Netflix confirms Horizon Zero Dawn is being adapted as a show

Malmö studios look to recruit 3,500 developers by 2030

Malmö studios look to recruit 3,500 developers by 2030

Embracer Group goes on acquisition spree including Lord of the Rings IP

Embracer Group goes on acquisition spree including Lord of the Rings IP

Nintendo of America testers allege sexual harassment in new report

Nintendo of America testers allege sexual harassment in new report

How to be a gaming YouTuber with Emmalition

How to be a gaming YouTuber with Emmalition

Hitmarker to host series of roundtables in Hotseats event

Hitmarker to host series of roundtables in Hotseats event

Unity declines AppLovin offer in favor of ironSource merger

Unity declines AppLovin offer in favor of ironSource merger

Superlumen acquired by Soedesco

Superlumen acquired by Soedesco

Experience levels of gaming jobs in 2022 revealed

Experience levels of gaming jobs in 2022 revealed

OTK launches PC building company Starforge Systems

OTK launches PC building company Starforge Systems

KRAFTON is hiring for its unannounced fantasy game

KRAFTON is hiring for its unannounced fantasy game

Jam City lays off over 200 staff

Jam City lays off over 200 staff

Tencent reportedly looks to increase stake in Ubisoft

Tencent reportedly looks to increase stake in Ubisoft

EA CEO dismisses reports of a potential acquisition

EA CEO dismisses reports of a potential acquisition

Bungie reduces communication with players due to "threats" towards staff

Bungie reduces communication with players due to "threats" towards staff

Rockstar Games improves workplace culture ahead of GTA 6

Rockstar Games improves workplace culture ahead of GTA 6

Riot Games to pay over 1,000 women as part of $100M settlement

Riot Games to pay over 1,000 women as part of $100M settlement

Top sectors for entry-level gaming jobs revealed

Top sectors for entry-level gaming jobs revealed

Black Panther reportedly receiving open-world video game

Black Panther reportedly receiving open-world video game

Funko to make video games with Jon Burton’s 10:10

Funko to make video games with Jon Burton’s 10:10

FIFA 23 won't feature any Russian clubs

FIFA 23 won't feature any Russian clubs

Bungie confirms date for next Destiny 2 Showcase

Bungie confirms date for next Destiny 2 Showcase

GTA 6 seems to pick up steam with new job listings

GTA 6 seems to pick up steam with new job listings

PlayStation deepens esports ties with Repeat.gg acquisition

PlayStation deepens esports ties with Repeat.gg acquisition

NetEase launches studio led by Halo Infinite's Head of Design

NetEase launches studio led by Halo Infinite's Head of Design

Nintendo to acquire animation studio and form 'Nintendo Pictures'

Nintendo to acquire animation studio and form 'Nintendo Pictures'

Unity to merge with ironSource

Unity to merge with ironSource

Supermassive acquired by Nordisk Games

Supermassive acquired by Nordisk Games

PlayStation officially acquires Haven Studios

PlayStation officially acquires Haven Studios

GameStop announces layoffs and fires CFO

GameStop announces layoffs and fires CFO

ABK Workers Alliance plan staff walkout following Roe v Wade ruling

ABK Workers Alliance plan staff walkout following Roe v Wade ruling

Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard is being investigated by UK regulator

Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard is being investigated by UK regulator

How to get into gaming: A panel with Virtuos

How to get into gaming: A panel with Virtuos

Salary spreadsheet launched to promote transparency in UK games industry

Salary spreadsheet launched to promote transparency in UK games industry

Blizzard acquires Proletariat to bolster World of Warcraft team

Blizzard acquires Proletariat to bolster World of Warcraft team

Game developer Zachtronics to cease operations by 2023

Game developer Zachtronics to cease operations by 2023

StreamElements restructures workforce, including layoffs

StreamElements restructures workforce, including layoffs

Marketing in esports with OTK director Thomas Hajduk

Marketing in esports with OTK director Thomas Hajduk

Activision Blizzard clears itself of wrongdoing in internal investigation

Activision Blizzard clears itself of wrongdoing in internal investigation

Saudi's Savvy Gaming Group acquires $1B stake in Embracer Group

Saudi's Savvy Gaming Group acquires $1B stake in Embracer Group

Talent agencies in gaming and esports with Mitsouko Anderson

Talent agencies in gaming and esports with Mitsouko Anderson

Supercell becomes majority owner of Trailmix with $60M investment

Supercell becomes majority owner of Trailmix with $60M investment

Hangar 13 lays off staff across three regions

Hangar 13 lays off staff across three regions

Microsoft executives accused of abuse and misconduct by staff

Microsoft executives accused of abuse and misconduct by staff

Every major video game industry acquisition of 2022

Every major video game industry acquisition of 2022

Understand PR in gaming and esports with Cody Luongo

Understand PR in gaming and esports with Cody Luongo

Enthusiast Gaming's largest shareholder lobbies for CEO to be removed

Enthusiast Gaming's largest shareholder lobbies for CEO to be removed

Activision Blizzard illegally threatened employees, according to US labor board

Activision Blizzard illegally threatened employees, according to US labor board

Raven Software QA workers successfully vote to form union

Raven Software QA workers successfully vote to form union

Take-Two Interactive closes $12.7B acquisition of Zynga

Take-Two Interactive closes $12.7B acquisition of Zynga

EA reportedly discussed an acquisition with Amazon, Apple, and Disney

EA reportedly discussed an acquisition with Amazon, Apple, and Disney

DAGERSystem is acquiring Can I Play That to bolster game accessibility journalism

DAGERSystem is acquiring Can I Play That to bolster game accessibility journalism

Embracer Group loses $433M in latest fiscal year

Embracer Group loses $433M in latest fiscal year

100 Thieves is developing a video game, hires former Telltale CEO

100 Thieves is developing a video game, hires former Telltale CEO

a16z bets big on gaming with $600M fund

a16z bets big on gaming with $600M fund

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund acquires 5% stake in Nintendo

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund acquires 5% stake in Nintendo

Enthusiast Gaming loses $8.6M in Q1 2022

Enthusiast Gaming loses $8.6M in Q1 2022

Nintendo accused of exploiting contractors

Nintendo accused of exploiting contractors

Ubisoft CEO dismisses takeover rumors: "We have everything we need to remain independent"

Ubisoft CEO dismisses takeover rumors: "We have everything we need to remain independent"

UK games industry employment has grown by 25%, new study shows

UK games industry employment has grown by 25%, new study shows

Ubisoft hires several executives to "accelerate its transformation"

Ubisoft hires several executives to "accelerate its transformation"

Get into games journalism with Mel Ramsay

Get into games journalism with Mel Ramsay

Riot Games files another lawsuit against Moonton

Riot Games files another lawsuit against Moonton

Bobby Kotick targeted in new Activision Blizzard lawsuit from NYC

Bobby Kotick targeted in new Activision Blizzard lawsuit from NYC

Epic Games unveils apprenticeship program for Unreal Engine

Epic Games unveils apprenticeship program for Unreal Engine

Graphic design in gaming and esports with Seso

Graphic design in gaming and esports with Seso

Square Enix sells IP and studios for $300M

Square Enix sells IP and studios for $300M

Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $69B acquisition by Microsoft

Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $69B acquisition by Microsoft

Gaming stream viewership has decreased in 2022 so far, report finds

Gaming stream viewership has decreased in 2022 so far, report finds

Ubisoft reportedly attracting potential buyers

Ubisoft reportedly attracting potential buyers

PlayStation gender discrimination lawsuit largely dismissed by judge

PlayStation gender discrimination lawsuit largely dismissed by judge

ProbablyMonsters raises $250M in Series A round

ProbablyMonsters raises $250M in Series A round

Managing social media in gaming with Lindsay Caudill

Managing social media in gaming with Lindsay Caudill

HLTV owner Better Collective acquires Futbin for $113M

HLTV owner Better Collective acquires Futbin for $113M

How to become a professional gamer with Flamesword

How to become a professional gamer with Flamesword

Epic Games raises $2B investment from Sony and LEGO parent company

Epic Games raises $2B investment from Sony and LEGO parent company

Activision Blizzard to convert 1,100 game testers into full-time employees

Activision Blizzard to convert 1,100 game testers into full-time employees

LEGO and Epic Games to build child-friendly "metaverse"

LEGO and Epic Games to build child-friendly "metaverse"

UK games industry reportedly had gender pay gap of 17.1% in 2021

UK games industry reportedly had gender pay gap of 17.1% in 2021

Rainbow Six Mobile confirmed by Ubisoft

Rainbow Six Mobile confirmed by Ubisoft

NFT-based FIFA competitor GOALS scores $15M investment

NFT-based FIFA competitor GOALS scores $15M investment

Jacob Wolf launches investigative gaming newsletter with Substack

Jacob Wolf launches investigative gaming newsletter with Substack

U.S. senators call for investigation into Microsoft's Activision Blizzard acquisition

U.S. senators call for investigation into Microsoft's Activision Blizzard acquisition

Sony lays off almost 90 PlayStation staff in North America

Sony lays off almost 90 PlayStation staff in North America

Activision Blizzard reaches $18M settlement for sexual harassment lawsuit

Activision Blizzard reaches $18M settlement for sexual harassment lawsuit

Enthusiast Gaming posts $41.6M loss in 2021

Enthusiast Gaming posts $41.6M loss in 2021

Activision Blizzard faces new lawsuit for alleged "rampact sexism"

Activision Blizzard faces new lawsuit for alleged "rampact sexism"

Tribe Gaming expands into play-to-earn blockchain gaming

Tribe Gaming expands into play-to-earn blockchain gaming

Tencent may receive "record" fine for banking regulation violations

Tencent may receive "record" fine for banking regulation violations

Activision Blizzard investors investigated surrounding Microsoft acquisition

Activision Blizzard investors investigated surrounding Microsoft acquisition

Gaming jobs grew by 5% in 2021: annual statistics and trends

Gaming jobs grew by 5% in 2021: annual statistics and trends

Ukraine calls upon gaming and esports companies to cut ties with Russia

Ukraine calls upon gaming and esports companies to cut ties with Russia

Gizmodo Media Group successfully strike for new working conditions

Gizmodo Media Group successfully strike for new working conditions

Riot Games to solidify presence in Asia Pacific

Riot Games to solidify presence in Asia Pacific

Complexity parent company launches production studio with former FaZe executive

Complexity parent company launches production studio with former FaZe executive

Supercell confirms development of seven new games

Supercell confirms development of seven new games

Activision Blizzard reportedly loses its Head of Esports

Activision Blizzard reportedly loses its Head of Esports

Genshin Impact developer rebrands to HoYoverse as it prepares "virtual world experience"

Genshin Impact developer rebrands to HoYoverse as it prepares "virtual world experience"

Report reveals glaring holes in gaming companies' hiring processes

Report reveals glaring holes in gaming companies' hiring processes

FaZe Clan partners with NFL ahead of Super Bowl

FaZe Clan partners with NFL ahead of Super Bowl

Nintendo "are interested" in participating in the metaverse

Nintendo "are interested" in participating in the metaverse

Report reveals major game streaming growth and trends in 2021

Report reveals major game streaming growth and trends in 2021

Sony to acquire Destiny developer Bungie for $3.6B

Sony to acquire Destiny developer Bungie for $3.6B

Microsoft's Activision Blizzard acquisition is bigger than you think

Microsoft's Activision Blizzard acquisition is bigger than you think