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Habbo developer Sulake to be fully acquired by Azerion  
by Chris Kerr [01.25.21]
Habbo Hotel developer Sulake is set to be fully acquired by media and tech company Azerion, according to a report from GamesIndustry.biz. 
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

The Pokemon Company is clamping down on Sword, Shield, and Home hackers  
by Chris Kerr [01.25.21]
The Pokemon Company has warned Pokemon Sword, Shield, and Home hackers they could face permanent bans.
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

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

Get a job: Join InnoGames as a Game Designer  
by Staff [01.21.21]
For a new unannounced game, InnoGames are looking for a Game Designer. Your task will be the design of new game features and the creation of new events for this game.
Design, Smartphone/Tablet, Recruitment

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

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



Game Dev Digest Issue #78 - Programming and more  
by Mike Marrone [12.31.69]
Game Dev Digest Issue #78 - Programming and more. The latest from the free weekly Unity3d/gamedev newsletter.
Design Programming Production Art Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Why does Fortnite stand out among the follow-up games of Battle Royale games?   
by Chier Hu [12.31.69]
A phenomenal game is hit, and then there will be a lot of games to follow.  It is conceivable that countless game companies have made countless Battle Royale games, and even some people do martial arts, cold weapons, medieval Battle Royale, and some p
Business/Marketing Design Production Console/PC Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet

Legal Challenges in the Games Industry in 2021  
by Brandon Huffman [12.31.69]
Well, it’s safe to say that 2020 didn’t go in a way any of us could have easily predicted. But here are thoughts from Odin Law & Media on legal challenges in the games industry in 2021 as the pandemic continues.
Business/Marketing Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Five tips to make better games through feedback testing  
by Kim Kohatsu [12.31.69]
I’ve seen how effective surveys can be in driving successful mobile games. For the maximum return on investment, follow these five tips to introduce feedback testing as a critical step in your iterative process.
Business/Marketing Design Art Smartphone/Tablet

Beast Master - Development Update 18 - GUI Improvements  
by Luca Russo [12.31.69]
Hello everyone! This week we improved our GUI for the Beast Master.
Design Programming Art Console/PC Indie Smartphone/Tablet


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