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The Friendly Ghost in the Machine

The Friendly Ghost in the Machine We're working with Bossa, they're our first major UK beta partner.They're great - Imre (Jele, Bossa CCO) is really willing to be experimental, they want to do interesting stuff in this space.

“The one field in games that hasn't really been innovated upon is publishing”

“The one field in games that hasn't really been innovated upon is publishing” Another week, another games publisher that wants to 'redefine what publishing means'.Yet Antonsson says the key difference is in how the firm goes about its business.

Switch digital file sizes highlight need for external storage

Switch digital file sizes highlight need for external storage The file sizes associated with software for Nintendo's Switch console have been published, effectively confirming that external storage will be a necessity for consumers wishing to buy digital versions of games.With the publication of game file sizes on the official Nintendo website, though, it's clear that Switch users will struggle to fit many digital purchases into that remaining space.

Square Enix opens Tokyo studio for new RPG

Square Enix opens Tokyo studio for new RPG The release states that the new company "builds on Square Enix's vision to create new intellectual properties alongside existing Square Enix studios".The developer is being led by Hideo Baba, who has spent 18 years in video games and is most famous for his work on the Bandai Namco Tales of franchise.

Horizon Zero Dawn may sell upwards of 8m units - SuperData

Horizon Zero Dawn may sell upwards of 8m units - SuperData Guerilla Games' newly released IP, Horizon Zero Dawn, has seen glowing reviews that have put it in Game of the Year contention already at this early stage of 2017.The positive reception is, of course, very encouraging for the studio but it's also important for the PlayStation business as a whole, noted research firm SuperData, which is projecting sales of 4-6 million units this year and 6-8 million units lifetime.

The cost of exhibiting at a game convention

The cost of exhibiting at a game convention How much do you think it costs to show your game at an event like PAX or TGS?Hiring booth space alone is confusing enough, with prices obscured or missing completely on official convention websites.

Pillars of Eternity 2 becomes the most backed game on Fig

Pillars of Eternity 2 becomes the most backed game on Fig RPG specialists Obsidian has generated over $3m on crowdfunding platform Fig with over two days remaining.Its the latest high-profile crowdfunding game to generate significant sums on Fig.

Humble Freedom Bundle raised $6.73m

Humble Freedom Bundle raised $6.73m The Humble Freedom Bundle is now officially over, with a total of $6.The bundle, which was created in response to President Donald Trump's anti-immigration policy, raised more than $2 million in a single day when it launched on February 14.

XBLA creator to platform holders: "Don't be afraid to curate"

XBLA creator to platform holders: "Don't be afraid to curate" biz decided to pick Canessa's brain for thoughts on gaming ecosystems.The relatively simple act of opening a digital distribution pipeline for full game content on a console (XBLA) had long-standing repercussions that affected much more than we had originally envisioned," Canessa says.

Coffee Stain Studios becomes a publisher

Coffee Stain Studios becomes a publisher biz can exclusively reveal.The small studio, based in the university town of Skovde, says the move was prompted by years of dealing with publishers who were unable or unwilling to meet the needs of indie developers.

Switch launching without Virtual Console

Switch launching without Virtual Console As reported by Eurogamer, there's no indication of how long early adopters will be waiting for the arrival of the Virtual Console, with the company saying merely that "We will share more information in the future." Virtual Console has been a staple on Nintendo systems since the 2006 launch of the Wii.

Horizon's success is Sony's next step on the long trek to 100 million

Horizon's success is Sony's next step on the long trek to 100 million First off though, let's talk about two issues specific to Horizon and the time in which it is launching that the game's success helps to clear up.The first is related to its creators, Sony's first-party studio Guerrilla Games.

Christmas will be the true test for Nintendo Switch

Christmas will be the true test for Nintendo Switch In under a week, Nintendo Switch will be in people's homes.The reality is perhaps something a little more simple - the launch of Nintendo Switch just isn't that important.

"Fewer, bigger, better" a boon for one mid-sized publisher

"Fewer, bigger, better" a boon for one mid-sized publisher The trend of "fewer, bigger, better" game releases over the past decade has pushed plenty of mid-sized companies out of the market, but at least one such outfit has found a way to take advantage of the situation.On the one hand, it's a distributor that helps developers and publishers release their games in Europe.

Twitch takes on Steam and enters games retail

Twitch takes on Steam and enters games retail In what is the biggest development in digital games retail for some time, live streaming giant Twitch will start selling games (and DLC) via its website this Spring.What's more significant is that consumers can buy directly from under the videos of 'partnered' Twitch streamers, with a proportion of the revenue going to the streamer.