Tencent generated over $6.3 billion from games in Q3, solidifying its status as world’s #1 game company by revenue
Tencent has issued its financial report for the third quarter of 2023 ended September 30. With its gaming business showing strong growth, the Chinese tech giant plans to expand its existing franchises globally and develop more titles based on third-party IPs.
Risk of Rain Returns breaks into top 5 highest-grossing games on Steam after peaking at over 45k concurrent players
Risk of Rain Returns, a remastered version of the 2013 roguelike/platformer, has proven to be a success for Hopoo Games. It attracted tens of thousands of concurrent players, making a strong debut on Steam’s weekly charts.
Stronghold Remastered hits 100k copies sold in less than 72 hours, peaking at nearly 10k concurrent players on Steam
Stronghold: Definitive Edition, a remastered version of the classic real-time strategy game, has been a success for Firefly Studios. Here’s how the title performed after its recent launch on Steam.
Alan Hartman becomes new head of Xbox Game Studios: look back at his nearly 30-year game dev career
Microsoft has named the new head of Xbox Game Studios following a recent reorganization of its gaming segment. Here is everything to know about Alan Hartman, a veteran manager and head of the Forza franchise.
Krafton plans to launch over 30 games by 2026 to drive future growth on its transition into global publisher
Krafton has released its financial report for the third quarter ended September 30. The South Korean publisher reported strong sales, also detailing its pipeline and plans to become a global game publisher.
Super Mario Bros. Wonder hits 4.3 million copies sold in two weeks: how it compares to sales of other Mario games
Super Mario Bros. Wonder has been a huge success for Nintendo, breaking franchise records in terms of launch sales. Let’s compare its figures to previous titles in the long-running series.
Nintendo posts $1.8 billion in profit for H1, as Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom tops 19 million copies sold
Nintendo has released its report for the first half of FY24 ended September 30. The company saw growth in all the key business metrics, with Tears of the Kingdom driving sales of Nintendo Switch.
Larian’s Michael Douse on why BG3 is ‘modern RPG’, not CRPG: “It’s doing things most RPGs aren’t able to do”
Danny O’Dwyer, founder of video game documentary channel Noclip, has tried to analyze the reasons behind the success of Baldur’s Gate 3 and why games like this are so rarely released. He also spoke with the Larian publishing director to get more context about bringing a AAA RPG to today’s market.