Hutch’s first Formula One-partnered game is F1 Manager

Hutch‘s first official Formula One game is free-to-play racing management sim F1 Manager. The Top Drive developer announced it had entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with the motorsport giant at the end of last year. Formula One was looking to expand its global audience and commissioned Hutch to create multiple branded games across Android […]

Indie Spotlight: Ndemic Creations on how games-as-a-service has become the status quo

10 years ago, games-as-a-service wasn’t really a concept widely-used in the mobile games industry. Releasing a game and then moving straight on to the next project was generally the preferred practice, rather than the idea of continually updating, adding and improving upon everything  Today, the mobile industry is dominated by games-as-a-service, with the biggest games […]

Tencent acquires Malmo developer Sharkmob

Chinese tech and entertainment giant Tencent has snapped up another game developer, this time Sharkmob from Sweden’s Malmo. The developer was acquired for an undisclosed sum, having been established in 2017 by veterans of Ubisoft’s Massive studio as well as Hitman maker IO Interactive. The team has licensed a “cult classic” IP that it hopes […]

Resolution Games on the fresh momentum in VR and AR in 2019

It’s been a good 2019 so far for Swedish virtual and augmented reality studio Resolution Games. In the wake of Resolution Games’ latest hire – naming entrepreneur Patrick Draber as the firm’s new COO – we caught up with co-founder and CEO Tommy Palm to catch up on the company as it moves from strength-to-strength. […]

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