Feng Shixin, the Deputy Director of the Publications Bureau of the Central Propaganda Department, spoke at ChinaJoy (July 31-August 3, 2020) about the video games industry in China.
Epic Games Store now supports mods. The platform is only beginning to test this feature, which right now is limited to a single title, Mechwarrior 5: Mercenaries.
Last year, Autodesk launched Maya and 3ds Max Indie, reduced-price subscription to the tools for indie devs earning under $100,000 a year. However, it was only available in the US, Canada, New Zealand, the UK and Australia….
India can ban PUBG Mobile as part of its ongoing crackdown on apps from Chinese companies, Gadgets 360 reports.
With no E3 this year, platform holders and Ubisoft still generated massive viewership numbers on Twitch. In fact, “decentralized announcement events” that big companies had to run this year brought more viewers than E3 2019 did….
Roblox announced that the coronavirus pandemic boosted the platform’s user base to over 150 million monthly active users, up from the 115 million it had in February.
Nekki has launched the open beta test of its Cascadeur physics‑based character animation tool. Devs can use animations created with Cascadeur’s latest beta version in their commercial projects without license fees or even having to ask Nekki’s permission.
Loot boxes have proved rather resilient in the face of attempts by the EU authorities to regulate them through gambling legislation. In the countries that classified loot boxed as a gambling mechanic, such as Belgium and the…
Mobile game development is a high risk business. The Belarusian-British publisher Gismart has announced a new model of collaboration with third-party development teams, which, according to the company, “will increase the opportunity to release successful games in…