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Blizzard learned a “huge number of lessons” from Diablo Immortal reveal

Blizzard learned “a huge number of lessons” from the negative reaction to the unveiling of upcoming mobile game Diablo Immortal, says the company’s president. The title developed by Chinese publisher NetEase was announced at Blizzcon last year. Fans had hoped for a Diablo 4 reveal at the paid-for event – despite Blizzard stating there wouldn’t be […]

2019 Global Top Round accelerator opens call for applications

The Global Top Round games accelerator program has opened a call for applications for its 2019 roster. The initiative aims to support early-stage studios from all over the globe with development, publishing and fundraising expertise, as well as introductions to potential publishing partners, to help them get their businesses off the ground. To be eligible, […]

Mintegral, JoyPac, Ubisoft and Outfit7 to speak at London mini-summit

Join Mintegral, JoyPac, Ubisoft and Outfit7 for a free mini-summit in London next Wednesday, May 29th. The evening will be a combination of relaxed networking and insightful discussion featuring two informative seminars, building up to a lively panel debate, before another chance for drinks and networking to round out the night. The speakers will share the […]

Activision gives Call of Duty: Mobile the battle royale treatment

In keeping with the hot industry trend Activision’s Call of Duty: Mobile game is getting its very own battle royale mode. It will see 100 rival combatants parachute into the battlefield before fighting it out for dominance. Call of Duty veteran characters such as Captain John price will be available to play as. Players can […]

Playtika eyes rapid development with new casual games division

Social casino game firm Playtika has launched a new in-house division that will focus on rapidly creating casual games. The Casual Games Lab will be based in Tel Aviv, Israel, and will look to increase the firm’s game output with multiple new titles a year. The new studio will house 150 staff, while the games developed […]

Gameloft reveals two new Disney games for mobile

Gameloft has revealed two new Disney games for mobile: Disney Princess Majestic Quest and Disney Getaway Blast. Taking place in the Disney Princesses’ own realms, Majestic Quest will see players helping the likes of Jasmine and Belle to rebuild their kingdoms after a magical storm. The gameplay revolves around matching puzzles together while new stories […]