USA

  • Tencent to Leverage Nintendo Partnership; Monthly Gaming Ad Spend on US TV Reaches USD$60.3m (£47.2m)

  • Niantic Establishes Developer Fund & Location Sponsorship; China & US Agree to Roll Back Tariffs


  • The FCC can Repeal Net Neutrality; Rune Raises USD$2m (£1.62m)

  • THQ Nordic Sales Increase by 36%; Loot Crate Files for Bankruptcy

  • PlayStation 4 has sold 100 million units worldwide; GitHub access restricted in Iran, Syria and Crimea

  • Harry Potter Wizards Unite Due to Gross USD£10m (£7.85m) in first month; Nintendo Opens Second Retail Store

  • Global gaming market set to generate USD$152.1bn (£121.3bn) in 2019; Bernie Sanders endorses game industry unionisation

  • Disruptor Beam Lifts Lid on Mobile Live-Ops & Game Dev Platform

  • Epic Removes Problematic Player-Created Content from Fortnite

  • GDC Day Four Roundup: Microsoft's Stadia Response, Steam Store Redesign & Overwatch's Well-Behaved Players