Sony buys stake in Elden Ring developer From Software
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Sony buys stake in Elden Ring developer From Software

In the fight for who has more development studios, Sony gets a stake in the creators of the Soulsborne genre. Purchases, purchases, and more purchases of video game developers. Throughout 2022, the development studio market has had a lot of movement – from Microsoft buying Activision Blizzard to Embracer Group buying Crystal Dynamics, Eidos Montréal,…

Gamescom 2023 lineup includes Xbox, 2K Games, Ubisoft, and more
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Gamescom 2023 lineup includes Xbox, 2K Games, Ubisoft, and more

Multiple companies confirmed their attendance at Gamescom 2023. Although we got news this morning that E3 is returning in 2023 as an in-person event, one conference that is just around the corner is Gamescom. This electronics and video game trade show held in Cologne, Germany will also return in physical form. But the highlight of…

Call of Duty Mobile Season 1 details drop ahead of January 2022 launch
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Call of Duty Mobile Season 1 details drop ahead of January 2022 launch

Heist kicks off the 2022 season system of one of the most played FPS on the mobile market. Activision has officially announced the title of the next Call of Duty: Mobile Season 1 for 2022, “Heist.” This new season brings a slew of new features to the game. To begin with, the game welcomes back…

Remedy Entertainment announces Vanguard agreement with Tencent
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Remedy Entertainment announces Vanguard agreement with Tencent

Remedy Entertainment is betting on the Asian giant for the distribution of its next multiplayer game. Remedy Entertainment, one of the world’s most well-known video game studios, surprised the press today, announcing on their website that they have entered into a new agreement with Tencent, the company behind Epic Games, Riot Games, and Supercell. Tencent…

Honor of Kings: World is Tencent’s new action RPG
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Honor of Kings: World is Tencent’s new action RPG

Honor of Kings: World is an action RPG taken from the Arena of Valor universe that seeks to conquer audiences outside of Asia. Honor of Kings: World, an open-world action RPG inspired on the massive mobile hit, Arena of Valor, has been unveiled by Tencent Games and developer TiMi Studio Group. Arena of Valor, despite…

Call of Duty Mobile Season 5 In Deep Water coming June 28
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Call of Duty Mobile Season 5 In Deep Water coming June 28

Guess what? Ghost is back, folks! In Call of Duty Mobile Season 5, he makes an unexpected comeback. Players may help him stop the tide of war in a new naval-themed event called Sea of Steel. The fourth season of Call of Duty: Mobile is coming to a close, which means it’s time to say…

Tencent controller patent looks like a mashup of Xbox and PlayStation
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Tencent controller patent looks like a mashup of Xbox and PlayStation

Chinese video game giant Tencent has developed its own controller. The patented design looks like a mashup of an Xbox wireless controller and the PlayStation DualShock 4 with its trackpad. According to Daniel Ahmad, Senior Analyst at Niko Partners: Tencent obtained a design patent for a new video game controller today (CN306433411S), originally submitted on…

Report: Chinese police seize $46 million in raids on video game cheaters
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Report: Chinese police seize $46 million in raids on video game cheaters

It’s being described as the “biggest ever video game cheat operation.” According to the BBC, Chinese police and the video game behemoth Tencent worked together to break up the operation. The police reportedly seized $46 million including luxury cars. Ten people were arrested in the sting, which was called “Chicken Drumstick.” “The gang designed and…

Call of Duty Mobile Season 2: Day of Reckoning goes live today
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Call of Duty Mobile Season 2: Day of Reckoning goes live today

Call of Duty: Mobile Season 2: Day of Reckoning has arrived. Starting today at 7 PM Eastern Time, players can settle the score in Season 2 with two of the most beloved maps from the Call of Duty franchise. What’s more, this season’s update brings players new weapons with the assault rifle AS VAL (free and…

Tencent acquires minority stake in Bohemia Interactive
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Tencent acquires minority stake in Bohemia Interactive

Bohemia Interactive announced today that Tencent has agreed to acquire a minority stake in the company. According to the company, Bohemia Interactive will continue to operate independently with the same management team. However, the terms of the investment were not disclosed. Bohemia has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. They have published…

Tencent acquires majority stake in Klei Entertainment, makers of Don’t Starve
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Tencent acquires majority stake in Klei Entertainment, makers of Don’t Starve

Tencent has further expanded its footprint in the gaming industry. The Chinese technology behemoth acquired a majority stake in Klei Entertainment, the developer announced today. “As part of this agreement, Klei retains full autonomy of creative and operations across all aspects of the studio, including projects, talent, and more,” Klei founder Jamie Cheng writes in…

Tencent is buying Conan Exiles developer Funcom
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Tencent is buying Conan Exiles developer Funcom

The world’s largest gaming company is acquiring another game developer. Tencent announced a voluntary cash offer to acquire the remaining shares of Norwegian developer Funcom. Tencent already owns nearly a third of the shares in the company. It’s also a leading shareholder Epic Games, Frontier, Paradox Interactive, Riot Games, and Ubisoft. According to a news…