• News tagged "games"

Friday, 17 Jul 2015

Rovio launching

Rovio launching "Bigger, Badder, Birdier" Angry Birds 2 worldwide on 30 July

Finnish game developer Rovio announced that Angry Birds 2 will be launched worldwide on 30th July.

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

DRM-free online games platform GOG Galaxy enters open beta

DRM-free online games platform GOG Galaxy enters open beta

GOG's DRM-free Galaxy desktop client has now entered open beta. It will even support crossplay between games on GOG Galaxy and Steam.

Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015

Nintendo's making games for mobile now

Nintendo's making games for mobile now

For years, there have been rumors that Nintendo might be making games for mobiles. For years, they've gone on the record to deny that. Until today.

Thursday, 20 Mar 2014

Flappy Bird Creator Plans to Put App Back on App Stores

Flappy Bird Creator Plans to Put App Back on App Stores

The creator of Flappy Bird has said that he plans to put the app back on app stores in the future, but "not so soon".

Sunday, 9 Feb 2014

Success Turns to Hatred: Flappy Bird Developer to Take Down App Very Soon

Success Turns to Hatred: Flappy Bird Developer to Take Down App Very Soon

If you haven't downloaded Flappy Bird, you may want to do so by the end of today as Vietnamese developer Dong Nguyen has decided to take down the app. Read on to find out why.

Thursday, 6 Feb 2014

Struck Gold: Flappy Bird Takes in US$50,000 a Day in Ad Revenue

Struck Gold: Flappy Bird Takes in US$50,000 a Day in Ad Revenue

Indie smash hit game "Flappy Bird" racks up roughly US$50,000 a day on average from in-game ads, while its developer ponders on a possible sequel.

Friday, 30 Aug 2013

EA Faces SimCity Issues Again, This Time for the Mac

EA Faces SimCity Issues Again, This Time for the Mac

Lightning never strikes the same spot twice? EA is once again facing issues with SimCity. Apparently, the launch of the eagerly anticipated game did not go down well on the Mac platform.

Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013

Facebook to Aid Mobile Games Discovery with New Publishing Program

Facebook to Aid Mobile Games Discovery with New Publishing Program

Facebook has just announced Facebook Mobile Publishing, a pilot program aimed at helping small to medium game developers take their products global. Facebook will responsible for utilizing its sizable reach and resources to help promote and market these games, in exchange for a cut of the profits.

Friday, 12 Apr 2013

Namco Bandai to Open Studio in Singapore

Namco Bandai to Open Studio in Singapore

Namco Bandai, the studio behind games like Naruto Shippuden, Soulcalibur and Tekken, has announced that it will open a branch in Singapore in June this year.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China might be lifting its ban on gaming consoles, which started in 2000. This could be good news for gaming console vendors who are having difficulty getting into China's vast market officially.

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