Valve might be gearing up for the merger of the Chinese and global versions of Steam. If it happens, many developers will no longer be able to sell games in China without the approval of the local government (currently only…
Party Animals is a new competitive title whose demo has already become a hit of Steam. Even before its official release, it had over 100k concurrent players, which is a record for a Chinse game.
In the latest entry to his Discoverability blog, Simon Carless discusses the Steam refund rate as a potentially significant metric.
GOG GALAXY has started testing a new option to buy games from other stores via the GOG GALAXY launcher. As part of the internal beta, select GOG GALAXY users will be able to purchase certain “hand-picked Epic…
Lars A. Doucet, co-founder of indie studio Level Up Labs (Defender’s Quest I and II), has launched a new website called GameDataCrunch.
The impact Steam’s algorithm has on the sales and popularity of games is a source of controversy among developers. Discoverability guru Simon Carless breaks down some of its mechanisms, based on direct comment from Valve.
In the latest blog post, discoverability guru Simon Carless discusses how developers or publishers’ net revenue compares to what gamers actually spend on the game.
Detroit: Become Human has sold more than five million units, developer Quantic Dream announced via a press release.