Analysts say the announcement, or its timing, doesn't rock the boat, but certainly touts the clear advantages Sony has built over the previous generation.
Vampyr developer DONTNOD, Surge's Deck13, Sumo Digital and more lead the French publisher's slate.
Kabam is following through on its strong interest in expanding its mobile gaming business, and partnering with a Chinese service provider may help it overcome China's strict approval process.
The prolific Romero couple and their studio might be part of Paradox's World of Darkness IP strategy.
The Elder Scrolls MMO received high praise for its depiction of a transgender character, alongside other strong nominees.
Monolith Soft will handle a new Zelda game after working on Breath of the Wild, and Nintendo seems to be getting more comfortable handing larger properties to third-party studios.
Unity announces partnership with Tencent Cloud for Chinese Publishing, suite of additions aimed at smoothing back-end work for developers.
Indie and mid-tier developers who might not have had the resources to implement photorealistic graphics will have ray tracing capabilities built into the Unity engine by the end of 2019.
The enormous paycheck highlights how Twitch's viability as a platform for indie or mid-tier developers may be shrinking.