A pending deal by League of Legends maker RIOT Games to sell the eSports distribution rights to their game for nearly $100M a year signals the start of a real eSports era. How can developers and investors get a piece of the action?
A look at how the arrangement of geometry for an environment influences and affects the difficulty of a combat encounter by effecting enemy behaviour.
The latest Video Game Deep Cuts, picking the smartest longform video game articles and videos of the week, examines Dishonored 2, the making of Majestic & GTA V's Easter Eggs.
I examine what makes Guacamelee's so impactful, and why I think the alternative ending lessens its meaning.
If you've ever been in the position of starting a new project you know that it requires a lot of thinking to get all the pieces of the puzzle together. The Game Project Canvas is a cheat sheet for helping with that.
It’s no secret that Chinese gamers prefer Free-to-Play (F2P) online titles. That being said, we at Niko Partners have noticed a growing contingent of gamers who are willing to spend on paid games on services like Steam and Tencent's Game Platform.