Today we delve into NetEase’s evolving strategy – read on to find out how this Chinese gaming giant is setting itself up for a global, cross-platform future. Our latest podcast episode is here too, and explores the realities of building a Roblox studio, plus there’s some handpicked Content Worth Consuming worth your attention too.
Targeting predominantly a female audience, Redecor, a home design game by Finnish company Reworks, couldn’t have launched at a better time — right at the start of Q2 2020, after 16 months of being in soft launch.
Today we look at the pros and cons of the Godot game engine as an alternative to Unity. You can also tune into our latest podcast on go-to-market strategies for mobile companies expanding into PC, and we crown our Game of the Week: Super Mario Bros. Wonder.
What is the state of web3 game stores and launchers? How did Scopely start up, grow and what does its future look like as part of Savvy Games? What‘s the best game industry content from the last week?
Today we dive into Fishing Battle and learn how it hit the jackpot in the casino genre. We’ve also got our latest Roundtable podcast discussion and there are handpicked insights from around the game industry in Content Worth Consuming.
In today’s newsletter we delve into Metacore’s acquisition of Piñata, a Finnish animation and illustration studio, and go deep on the state of web3. There’s also our new podcast interview, in which we learn about how brands engage with the metaverse. Enjoy!
In today’s issue we delve into the world of Roblox with our view on Blade Ball, an example of successful UGC. Don’t miss our latest podcast, in which we discuss the hybridcasual deep dive we published a few weeks ago, and there’s also our weekly round-up of notable market news and investments.
Today we’re recirculating another of our favourite deconstructions: Brawl Stars and how it reshaped the MOBA on mobile. The podcast is back too, with a new Roundtable episode.
As The Walt Disney Company becomes a century-old business, we look into its gaming ambitions and share our take on its M&A efforts. There’s also a new Game of the Week, a look at how mobile game My Little Universe handled its transition to PC and console.
Today’s issue packs in Yuga Labs’ gaming entry, the origin story of new gaming juggernaut Savvy Games Group and our regular weekly market and financing update.