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Why Epic’s new PC game store is the Steam competitor the...

The Verge reports: "Epic Games’ new digital game marketplace, announced earlier this week and surprise launched during the Game Awards yesterday evening, has raised a lot of eyebrows...

Starbreeze raided by authorities, one person arrested

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Swedish authorities have mounted a surprise raid on Starbreeze's headquarters, leading to at least one arrest. Earlier this week, it was reported Starbreeze faces...

Fortnite’s Minecraft-like creative mode launches tomorrow

The Verge reports: "Fortnite’s next major mode is coming very soon. Today, developer Epic unveiled 'Fortnite Creative,' a new mode that is coming as part...

Fortnite dev launches Epic Games Store that takes just 12% of...

Venture Beat reports: " Epic Games, the developer responsible for the Fortnite phenomenon, is launching its own game store. And like with its asset store for developers,...

Starbreeze Files for Reconstruction After ‘Overkill’ Disappoints

Variety reports: "Starbreeze AB (publ) filed for reconstruction along with five of its Swedish subsidiaries, including Starbreeze Studios, due to 'a shortage of liquidity,' according...

Playtika acquires casual mobile game maker Wooga for over $100 million

Venture Beat reports: "Social casino game giant Playtika announced it has completed its acquisition of Wooga, the Berlin-based maker of casual games. We heard the price was more...

Epic Games Delays ‘Fortnite’ Account Linking Feature

Variety reports: "Epic Games is working on an account merging system for its popular battle royale title 'Fortnite,' but it’s going to take a bit...

Rovio acquires Finnish mobile studio PlayRaven

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Rovio Entertainment has acquired the Finnish mobile studio PlayRaven for an undisclosed amount. According to Rovio CEO Kati Levoranta, PlayRaven's experience in developing...

Matchmade raises $4.8 million for influencer game marketing

Venture Beat reports: "Matchmade has raised $4.8 million in funding for its platform to match influencers such as YouTubers and Twitch streamers with brands and game companies...

BitTorrent owner Tron will invest $100 million in blockchain games

Venture Beat reports: "BitTorrent owner Tron announced it will invest $100 million in blockchain games over the next three years. San Francisco and Malta-based Tron wants to spur...