All publications for 29.07.2022
India blocks Krafton’s Battlegrounds Mobile India over national security concerns
Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI), a separate version of PUBG Mobile, has been banned in India due to its data sharing in China. This came after Krafton announced its plans to increase its investments in the country’s games market.
Prospector: a casual yet complex survival game by Jacob Farny, a solo dev who wants players to author their own story
Jacob Farny, founder of one-man studio Loonworks Games, has opened up about his sci-fi simulation / base-building game Prospector. We discussed his love for the genre, the challenges of solo development, and his desire to create stress-free experiences that allow players to author their own story.
Former Assassin’s Creed director found new job at Tencent after his controversial departure from Ubisoft
Ashraf Ismail stepped down from a top position at Ubisoft in 2020 following allegations of misconduct. However, it’s been revealed that he quickly managed to find a new job at one of Tencent’s subsidiaries.