All publications by tag «Ukraine»
Ukrainian studio Frogwares receives MegaGrant from Epic Games
Frogwares, known for creating a series of Sherlock Holmes games, has received the Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games. The Ukrainian studio will use this money to relocate its employees to safer areas and help the ones who have already moved to other countries in the EU.
Games industry raised almost $200 million for Ukraine, with 73% of this sum coming from Epic Games
Players and game companies across the globe have been donating money to humanitarian aid in Ukraine ever since Russia sent troops to the country on February 24. The industry has raised almost $200 million for these efforts so far.
10% of G5 Entertainment’s staff in Ukraine and over 20% staff in Russia already left their countries
G5 has released a new statement, saying that its employees located in Ukraine and Russia are now leaving their countries. The company also condemned the actions of the Russian government, adding that it will stop distributing its games in the country.
GSC Game World changes S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 subtitle, says it won’t sell game in Russia
Kyiv-based developer GSC Game World has shared two updates on S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. First, it changed the game’s subtitle in accordance with Ukrainian language rules. Second, the studio decided to prohibit sales of the upcoming title in Russia.
Supercell removes its games from app stores in Russia and Belarus, suspending their further support
Supercell, a world-famous mobile developer and publisher, has taken the next step in its support of Ukraine. The company decided to remove all of its games from digital storefronts in Russia and Belarus.
G5 Entertainment CEO on helping its Ukrainian employees and not banning games in Russia: “This is less virtue-signaling and PR, but more doing”
Vlad Suglobov, the CEO of G5 Entertainment, has opened up about supporting Ukrainian employees, opening new offices in other countries, and his decision to not suspend selling games in Russia.