Nintendo Earned One Billion Dollars in Revenue From Mobile Games
Jacob Blazewicz, 29 January 2020, 23:16
Sensor Tower, the analytical group, revealed the financial results of Nintendo's mobile games. Titles like Fire Emblem Heroes or Mario Kart Tour have brought the company one billion dollars in revenue.
Tom and Jerry Joyful Interaction Conquers China; 100 Million Users
Adrian Werner, 17 January 2020, 14:46
Asymmetrical mobile multiplayer game Tom and Jerry: Joyful Interaction turned out to be a huge success. The number of registered users in China has already exceeded 100 million.
Path of Exile Will Get Four Expansions This Year
Adrian Werner, 15 January 2020, 13:27
Despite the ongoing work on Path of Exile 2, the team at Grinding Gear Games does not intend to drop the pace of development of the prequel. The first PoE will receive four new expansions this year.
Mobile TFT Will Launch in Mid-March
Adrian Werner, 14 January 2020, 12:26
Riot Games announced that the mobile version of the auto battler Teamfight Tactics will be released in mid-March this year. After that, the so-called SET 3, another pack of new content, is to make its debut.
Last Year was the Best Year Ever for Pokemon GO
Adrian Werner, 10 January 2020, 11:13
Last year, Pokemon GO made nearly $900 million. Thus, the record result from 2016, when the game had its spectacular launch, was broken.
Fortnite Earned $1.8 Billion in 2019
Adrian Werner, 03 January 2020, 10:36
SuperData summarized the results of the digital game market for 2019. The best earning free-to-play production was Fortnite, which generated $1.8 billion in revenue. League of Legends has brought $1.5 billion.
End of Gwent on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2019, 23:50
CD Projekt RED studio has informed about the planned end of Guinean support for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. At the same time, it was announced that progress could be transferred from console releases to the GOG.com account to continue playing on PCs and mobile devices.
Call of Duty: Mobile Hailed as the Best Android Game of 2019
Laty, 04 December 2019, 13:11
Call of Duty: Mobile is a mix of various maps, weapons and mechanics from previous games of this series. The shooter has been recognized as the best game released on Google Play in 2019.
League of Legends Regains Leader Position on Twitch
Adrian Werner, 02 December 2019, 10:40
Riot Games has reasons to be satisfied. League of Legends has been the most watched production on Twitch in the last 365 days. The game managed to defeat its main rival, Fortnite.
Path of Exile 2 Announced, First Gameplay Revealed
Michael Kulakowski, 16 November 2019, 20:36
Grinding Gear Games announced Path of Exile 2. What's interesting, the game will not be a stand-alone title, but a huge expansion to the original PoE, offering a new campaign, numerous gameplay changes, new character classes, and improved graphics. Developers presented some of the planned novelties on the first gameplay.
Kartrider Drift Announced - Free Racing Game From Nexon
Agnes Adamus, 14 November 2019, 22:19
During X019, a free-to-play racing game called Kartrider Drift was announced. The first trailer of the game was also presented. The title is expected to hit the market next year.
Apex Legends Has 70 Million Players, EA Boosts Investment in Live-service
Adrian Werner, 30 October 2019, 13:43
70 million people have already played in Apex Legends. The success of the production, as well as the FIFA Ultimate Team and Madden Ultimate Team modes, has increased the importance of digital sources of revenue to EA and the company intends to invest more in live-service games.
Crusader Kings 2 (Kinda) Goes Free-to-play, Now Available on Steam
Jacob Blazewicz, 18 October 2019, 11:49
Paradox Interactive has released Crusader Kings II for free on Steam. It is not clear how long this offer will last, but for its duration you can download the base version of this medieval strategy free of charge.
Paradox Interactive Announces Stellaris: Galaxy Command
Christian Pieniazek, 15 October 2019, 21:05
Paradox Interactive announced Stellaris: Galaxy Command, a real-time space strategy designed for mobile devices. The title is available in selected countries within a so-called „soft launch”.
Fortnite is Back From the Black Hole! Chapter 2 Now Available
Adrian Werner, 15 October 2019, 12:50
A patch has debuted that updates Epic Games' popular shooter to Fortnite Chapter 2. The devs have also released two new trailers.
Fortnite Chapter 2 Rumors - Trailer, Map and Season 11 Launch Date
Adrian Werner, 15 October 2019, 09:59
A lot of information about Fortnite Chapter 2 leaked into the web. The first trailer appeared, images of the new map were found, and curious fans probably also discovered the release date of the new season.
League of Legends Devs Against Political Topics During Tournaments
Adrian Werner, 12 October 2019, 21:42
Riot Games has issued a statement to fans in which it recommends avoiding political topics when playing League of Legends. The team wants to avoid a repetition of the Hong Kong protest scandal that Blizzard Entertainment is currently facing.
Fortnite: Chapter 2 Will Offer New Map and Motorboats?
Adrian Werner, 12 October 2019, 20:13
Thanks to a leak, we learned that the next stage of Fortnite's development will not be the usual eleventh season. Instead, the game will be renamed Fortnite: Chapter 2 and will receive a new map where we will be able to use motorboats.
Call of Duty Mobile With the Best Mobile Launch in History
arRacoon, 09 October 2019, 10:53
Call of Duty: Mobile has been downloaded more than 100 million times. This is the best opening in the history of mobile games. The game was released on October 1 on iOS and Android and has already achieved twice the financial result than Fortnite and PUBG put together within a week of its release.
Call of Duty: Mobile Has Already Been Downloaded 35 Million Times
Michael Kulakowski, 05 October 2019, 20:25
In just a few days after its launch, Call of Duty: Mobile has already been downloaded 35 million times. The game climbed to the top of the list of most frequently downloaded applications for iOS and Android in more than a hundred countries of the world.
Destiny 2 With a Very Successful Steam Debut
Adrian Werner, 03 October 2019, 13:56
Destiny 2's PC launch in free-to-play model was a great success. On the first day, the Steam activity record exceeded 225,000 users playing at the same time.
Mario Kart Tour Remains in the Lead - Over 90 Million Downloads
Milosz Szubert, 03 October 2019, 12:45
The free racing game Mario Kart Tour has been downloaded over 90 million times in the first week since its launch on mobile devices. This is the best result of a Nintendo game in this market.
Call of Duty Mobile Launches to Great Success
Adrian Werner, 03 October 2019, 11:20
The creators of Call of Duty: Mobile have reasons to be satisfied. According to analysts, the game has been downloaded more than 20 million times.
Xiaomi Smartphone Owners Banned in Pokemon GO
Bebop, 02 October 2019, 15:49
Xiaomi smartphone owner were subject to mass bans in Pokemon GO. A new update of the MIUI frontend may be responsible for the incidents. The game's developer, Niantic, remains silent.
Destiny 2 - Isuess With Free-to-play Launch and Overcrowded Servers
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 12:21
Yesterday a free version of Destiny 2 debuted, as well as another paid expansion for the game called Shadowkeep. The interest in the game resulted in serious problems - developers were even forced to temporarily shut down the servers of both installments. Most of the complications have already been eliminated.
Destiny 2 - Shadowkeep Launch and Switch to Free-to-play
Adrian Werner, 01 October 2019, 11:31
Tonight Destiny 2: New Light, a free-to-play version of Bungie's game, will debut. At the same time, the title will receive the paid Shadowkeep expansion.
Apex Legends - Fresh Cinematic Reveals New Map and Character (Crypto)
Adrian Werner, 28 September 2019, 20:48
The new cinematic trailer of Meltdown, the third season of battle royale shooter Apex Legends, has been released online. It shows a new character named Crypto and an additional map (World's Edge).
Mario Kart Tour is a Record Mobile Debut With Nasty Microtransactions
Jacob Blazewicz, 28 September 2019, 00:16
Mario Kart Tour's recent debut proved to be record-breaking among mobile games, easily outperforming the previously unbeatable Pokemon GO. Unfortunately, the success of the game was overshadowed by the stink raised by extremely nasty microtransactions.
Destiny 2: New Light - Details of Free-to-play Version
Barth Faryna, 27 September 2019, 14:54
Destiny 2 is about to undergo huge changes. The game becomes a free-to-play title, so that all players will have be given a large part of the content released in the first year of development. However, this is not the end of the changes.
PUBG Lite Beta Will Soon Expand to 52 More Countries
Paul Wozniak, 26 September 2019, 22:24
On October 10, access to the open beta of PUBG Lite will be expanded to further 52 countries. Players can register now to receive prizes on the day of the official launch. It is also worthwhile to check the game's hardware requirements.
Global Revenues From Digital Distribution; Pokemon GO With The Best Month Since Launch
Michael Kulakowski, 22 September 2019, 22:22
The latest report of SuperData group brings information on global revenues generated by digital distribution in August, this year on all hardware platforms. The most successful mobile game was Pokemon GO, which had the most profitable month since its launch in 2016.
PlanetSide Arena Launches in Steam Early Access
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 September 2019, 20:20
Daybreak Game Company has released PlanetSide Arena as part of Steam early access program. You can checj the team's futuristic shooter with large-scale battles for free.
Free Call of Duty: Mobile Gets a Release Date
Jacob Blazewicz, 18 September 2019, 22:44
Activision has revealed the world launch date of the free Call of Duty: Mobile. The game will debut on Android and iOS next month.
Gwent: Iron Judgment - First Trailer of a New Expansion
Konrad Serafinski, 16 September 2019, 10:35
CD Projekt RED published the first trailer of Iron Judgement expansion for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. The expansion will debut at the beginning of October and will introduce 80 new cards.
Path of Exile - Blight DLC is Available
Adrian Werner, 07 September 2019, 21:39
The long-awaited Blight DLC to the action RPG Path of Exile has been released. For the time being, only PC users can enjoy the expansion, but console players will join the game on Monday.
Pokemon Masters With the Second Best Mobile Debut in History
Adrian Werner, 04 September 2019, 16:27
The launch of Pokemon Masters was a great success. The app has been downloaded more than ten million times in four days. Only one mobile game can boast a better result.
Roblox Revenues Rising; New Features on the Way
Christian Pieniazek, 13 August 2019, 21:04
The devs of Roblox announced the introduction of a number of novelties to their game to improve the work of home-grown designers. We're talking about improved lighting, new terraing textures and moving Roblox Studio app to the cloud.
Rumor: MW Battle Royale Free-to-play; New Black Ops Set in Vietnam
Darius Matusiak, 08 August 2019, 22:47
There are rumors online that reveal details about the battle royale mode in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and next year's installment of the series - the next part of the Black Ops series. What is more, they come from a fairly reliable source, which had previously was on point with its leaks.
Roblox has Over 100 Million Active Players per Month
Konrad Serafinski, 03 August 2019, 13:35
Roblox, a free virtual playground, has exceeded the limit of 100 million active users per month. The creators boasted the result on a press release. What does the Minercaft say about this?
Growth of Digital Games Distribution; Great Form of Rainbow Six Siege
Christian Pieniazek, 24 July 2019, 00:51
The latest report of the SuperData group brings interesting info on digital distribution condition. It shows that Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege is still doing great despite being almost four years old and Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled had a great start.
Star Wars: The Old Republic Reduces Retrictions for Free Players
Bart Swiatek, 17 July 2019, 13:34
The July update of Star Wars: The Old Republic has reduced restrictions for players who do not spend money in game and those who have „Preferred” status.
Warframe - Intro, Empyrean Gameplay and Other Stuff from TennoCon 2019
Adrian Werner, 08 July 2019, 09:49
The TennoCon 2019 event proved to be very fruitful for Warframe fans. The game was enriched with new armor and an impressive intro. A special event, scheduled for 10 weeks, also started. The show also featured an extensive gameplay from the upcoming Empyrean expansion, as well as trailers of attractions planned for the future, including a third open-world region.
Apex Legends Season 2 Launches
Christian Pieniazek, 02 July 2019, 23:22
The second season of Apex Legends began, titled Electrifying Battle. The creators introduced numerous changes on the map, a new Legend, as well as ranking leagues and a new season pass.
9 Million Users Spend More Than 3 Hours a Day in Candy Crush Saga
Frozen, 01 July 2019, 17:58
According to King's senior vice president, more than 9 million players spend between three and six hours a day playing free-to-play title Candy Crush Saga. However, the studio representative assures that the production does not have addictive properties.
New Stuff in Apex Legends Season 2
Bart Swiatek, 28 June 2019, 10:48
Respawn Entertainment has published two trailers for the second season of the free battle royale shooter Apex Legends. The first one shows the story, while the second focuses on the new features that will be introduced into the game along with the update.
Harry Potter Wizards Unite Debut Good but Not as Good as Pokemon GO
Adrian Werner, 23 June 2019, 00:04
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite's debut was a great success, but the results of the game are very different from those achieved by Pokemon GO, the previous production from studio Niantic.
Harry Potter Wizards Unite Release Date
Adrian Werner, 19 June 2019, 10:46
Niantic revealed the release date of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, an AR game set in a universe known from the popular series of books and films.
400 Million Downloads of PUBG Mobile; Player Count Remains Impressive
Adrian Werner, 14 June 2019, 16:19
Tencent boasts the huge popularity of PUBG Mobile. The number of downloads exceeded 400 million and the title is played by 50 million gamers each day. This success is all the more impressive as then production has been removed from distribution in China.
Ubisoft Announces Roller Champions; Demo Version Available
Christian Pieniazek, 10 June 2019, 23:23
Roller Champions is a new PC sports game from Ubisoft. You can check out the game at this very moment, as a demo version just got released.
Phantasy Star Online 2 MMORPG Will Debut In The West
Michael Kulakowski, 10 June 2019, 00:04
During the Microsoft conference, SEGA announced that the popular Japanese MMORPG Phantasy Star Online 2, set in the space science-fiction universe, will finally reach Western gamers after many years. The title will be available in a free-to-play model and offer the full content of the Asian version.