When people think of Gamescom, they often think of video games, but there's more to Gamescom 2019 than video game trailers and announcements.
A saga mired in controversy, Echo Fox's departure from the LCS is anything but a clean break.
GameDaily Connect's inaugural event will run from August 27 to 29 at the Disneyland Hotel. With a number of esteemed speakers in attendance, the Business of Games track in particular will feature insights from the likes of Niantic, Skydance, and Playtech.
GameDaily Connect USA's Industry Insights track will feature Aaron Loeb, the current President of FoxNext Games. You won't want to miss his panel on Hollywood corporations and how to maintain a thriving games studio in that particular environment.
David Messinger will oversee marketing across the company, including Blizzard and King. One analyst tells GameDaily that this could be a way to turn perception around for the slumping publisher.
In a lean quarter for new releases, gamers engaged with established franchises like Mortal Kombat and Harry Potter, unsurprisingly. However, new IP like Days Gone and Trover Saves the Universe also had a notable impact on the ongoing conversation.
While Nvidia's Q2 2020 earnings dropped year-over-year, the results were an improvement over the first quarter and exceeded analyst expectations.
Nintendo is the only major console manufacturer to see hardware sales growth in July. It also ruled the software sales charts with 6 of the top 10 spots last month.
Managing editor of WeQ Studios, Sven Lubek, lays out what hyper-casual is, explores its long-term viability, and addresses the monetization concerns surrounding hyper-casual games.