Schreier on Cyberpunk 2077. Game director’s response. Potential CDPR acquisition
This weekend was packed with the Cyberpunk 2077 news. CD Projekt RED management made more excuses. Analysts brought up the idea that the time might have come to sell the studio. Here’s a quick rundown of everything that happened over the last couple of days.
Ultimate Facebook UA guide for testing and scaling mobile games
Games marketing consultants Nikita Okan and Margarita Nikolaeva, who have worked on dozens of projects including hits Hustle Castle, Zero City, Tacticool, Love Sick, etc, have put together a comprehensive guide on scaling games from soft launch to global launch.
Rumor: Bluepoint to join PlayStation’s Worldwide Studios to work on Metal Gear Solid / Bloodborne remake
Sony might be negotiating the acquisition of Bluepoint Games, the studio behind the recent remake of Demon’s Souls. When the deal is finalized, the developer is reportedly going to handle Metal Gear Solid remake(s) exclusively for PS5.
Tencent challenged by startups like Genshin Impact devs miHoYo
Tencent Holdings is the world’s top video games company by revenue, and it’s not about to change any time soon.
Last year, Tencent’s two biggest mobile titles, PUBG Mobile and Honour of Kings, each brought in over $2.6 billion. This is on top of revenues coming from Tencent’s numerous platforms, like WeChat, China’s biggest social network.
However, Genshin Impact, the biggest global launch ever for a Chinese game,
“And then there were five.” Fifth class action lawsuit filed against Cyberpunk 2077 makers
Pennsylvania-based RM Law filed a class action lawsuit on January 8 against CD Projekt. This is the fifth firm to do so after Schall Law, Rosen Law, Bragar Eagel & Squire, and, most recently, Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz.