Tag: Industry News

Snail Games USA – CEO being sued for unfair dismissal and...

 David Runyan, who joined Snail Games USA in 2012 as its director of game operations, is suing CEO Shi Hai over claims of racism and...

World of Warcraft – Developer in potential legal case over panda...

While Blizzard Entertainment and its Chinese partner, NetEase, won a legal battle over the IP infringement of Hearthstone recently, it seems they are ready...

NCsoft – WildStar sales dropped by 43% while Lineage 1 grows...

NCsoft today released its quarterly financial records, and overall, the company did well in the 3rd quarter compared to the first 2 quarters of...

WildStar – Carbine Studios claims NCsoft is still supporting the game

With recent negative reports about Carbine Studios (here and here), the developer of WildStar talked to Eurogamer to put things on record, officially....

Transformers Universe – Developer Jagex looking at possible layoffs

Jagex, developer of browser classic RuneScape, recently acknowledged that layoffs will possibly hit the team behind Transformers Universe. The UK-based studio is currently...

Hearthstone – Blizzard wins legal case against copycat game in China

While not many folks in the gaming industry have faith in China's legal system when it comes to IP rights, they can be heartened...

Carbine Studios – Employees slam studio management on Glassdoor

Carbine Studios, a studio under NCsoft which recently fired 60 employees after WildStar's launch, is back in the headlines. This time, it seems disgruntled...

Microsoft – Mass global layoffs spread to Xbox development studio in...

After the recent closure of Xbox Entertainment Studios in North America, layoffs continues to hit offices related to the Xbox brand (and Microsoft departments...

Puzzle & Dragons – Developer made US$4.5 million revenue per day

Japanese mobile games developer, GungHo, recently announced it latest financial report, which revealed it made roughly US$4.5 million revenue per day during the first nine...

Capcom – Operating income falls by over 40% in latest financial...

Capcom just announced some rather alarming numbers, with both sales and profits falling drastically for the 6 months ending on September 30, 2014. The...