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Miniclip acquires Online Soccer Manager developer Gamebasics  
by Chris Kerr [01.20.21]
Miniclip has purchased Online Soccer Manager developer Gamebasics for an undisclosed fee. 
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

Sponsored: The State of Game Development Report: 2020 & Beyond  
by Perforce [01.19.21]
The game development industry continues to rapidly evolve. But where is it headed in the 2020s?
Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Casino game studio Huuuge looking to raise $150 million through IPO  
by Chris Kerr [01.19.21]
The company expects to raise around $150 million from the initial public offering, with that cash being used to fund growth initiatives including acquisitions and investments. 
Business/Marketing, Production, Smartphone/Tablet

Mobile developer Savage Game Studios nets $4.4 million for competitive shooter  
by Chris Kerr [01.18.21]
Fledgling mobile developer Savage Game Studios has raised $4.4 million to establish two new studios in Helsinki and Berlin.
Business/Marketing, Design, Smartphone/Tablet

Epic submits claims against Google and Apple to UK Competition Appeal Tribunal  
by Chris Kerr [01.15.21]
Epic Games is taking both Apple and Google to the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) over their decision to remove Fortnite from their respective platforms. 
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet

Blog: Understanding the types of game currencies in mobile free-to-play  
by Gamasutra Community [01.20.21]
Currencies are the pillar of any F2P in-game economy. But what types of currencies are out there, and which ones does your game need?
Business/Marketing, Design, Smartphone/Tablet

Impending IPO values PUBG Studio parent Krafton at as much as $27 billion  
by Alissa McAloon [01.19.21]
PUBG Studio parent Krafton is reportedly looking to go public and, according to info gleaned by Bloomberg, doing so could value the company at as much as $27.2 billion.
Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

Get a job: Join Jackbox Games as a Sr. Gameplay Engineer  
by Staff [01.15.21]
Jackbox Games is looking for a Senior Gameplay Engineer to join our team in Chicago! (Though currently, we are all working from home.)
Programming, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet, Recruitment



Types of game currencies in mobile free-to-play  
by Javier Barnes [12.31.69]
Currencies are the pillar of any F2P in-game economy. But what types of currencies are out there, and which ones does your game need? In this article we examine the most widely used types of currency in mobile and f2p games.
Business/Marketing Design Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet

Game Dev Digest Issue #77 - Modelling and more  
by Mike Marrone [12.31.69]
Game Dev Digest Issue #77 - Modelling and more. The latest from the free weekly #Unity3d/#gamedev newsletter.
Design Programming Art Console/PC Serious Indie Smartphone/Tablet

Compilation Visualizer: Uncover These Iteration Time Killers  
by Ruben Torres Bonet [12.31.69]
Learn how to measure your assembly compilation times to uncover these time robbers that are making you release a worse game.
Programming Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Getting your big break - 2021 edition (Video game music composer) 1
by Winifred Phillips [12.31.69]
Composer Winifred Phillips explores strategies for new composers to land their 1st game - with tips on educational resources, developing a solid reputation, cultivating a network of contacts, & surfacing opportunities. Resources list included.
Audio Business/Marketing Design Production Console/PC Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Devlog #1 | Skyblock  
by Skyblock Game [12.31.69]
Skyblock is a freelance building and survival game created by Melody Studios. You can improve your island, build massive things, and do online multiplayer!
Audio Business/Marketing Design Programming Production Art Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR


Talofa Games — Cupertino, California, United States
[01.20.21]
Lead Game Designer


Fingersoft — Oulu, Finland
[01.20.21]
Level & Content Designer


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[01.20.21]
Community Management Specialist - Elvenar (inhouse)


Gameloft Australia Pty Ltd — Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
[01.19.21]
UI Developer


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[01.18.21]
Concept Artist - New Mobile Game


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[01.18.21]
Frontend Developer (Haxe) - Video Game: Forge of Empires


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[01.15.21]
Game Designer - Forge of Empires


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[01.15.21]
Senior Mobile Game Developer (C++) - Forge of Empires