Activision sues creator of browser game Warzone, calling his trademark claims ‘frivolous’
Indie developer Randy Ficker launched web-based strategy Warzone in 2017. After Activision released Call of Duty: Warzone last year, Ficker accused the company of infringing his trademark rights. The publisher, however, denies the claim.
Chinese studio Ohayoo has published over 150 titles in 2 years, strengthening ByteDance’s position in mobile
Ohayoo is a gaming division of ByteDance, which also owns TikTok. The studio, focused on casual and hypercasual titles, has already published over 150 mobile titles with 500 million downloads since 2019.
Report: Sony’s obsession with AAA blockbusters damages small studios and leads to high turnover
Sony’s decision to focus on AAA games and to almost stop supporting smaller games and studios might be a good business move. However, this strategy has already led to staff turnover, Days Gone 2 rejection, and other internal issues.