Steam shared information on developer earnings in 2019. Take this with a pinch of salt as Valve’s storefront might have slightly manipulated the stats in its favor.
Startup Fundamentally Games concluded a new seed round of funding. This company was created to help developers turn their games into services.
The “console war” is heating as users compare the specifications of upcoming PS5 and Xbox Series X. Head of Xbox Phil Spencer shared his view of the situation.
Because of the coronavirus lockdown, people are resorting to games. According to Nielsen, the United States has seen a 45 percent increase in the time spent in games. Moreover, users have begun to spend more money on games.
Dean Hall, who created DayZ, reunites with Brian Hicks, who was Creative Director on DayZ at Bohemia Interactive.
Steam has posted last week’s top 10 best-selling games. The top spot is held by Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord, the game with impressive player counts and an unusual update schedule.
Gamedev.world ran a fundraising event from March 27th to April 3rd, with money going to the GDC Relief Fund. The raised money should support devs affected by the cancellation of GDC. The effort generated $61 thousand.
Unity announced Unite Now, a series of learning sessions, demos, roundtables, interviews, and Q&As starting April 14.