Razer Acquires Payment Provider Rixty

Razer, videogame peripheral maker, online videogame storefront, and cryptocurrency creators, have announced that they have acquired online game payment provider Rixty. Rixty is an alternative payment provider which allows users to pay...

Overwatch Anniversary Event kicks off

Overwatch’s second Anniversary Event has kicked off, bringing a new free map, limited edition skins and items plus various discounts on the game itself. The Overwatch Anniversary Event will last until June 11....

Team 17 Floats for £210 Million

Team 17, the publisher behind the popular Worms franchise and recent games such as Yooka-Laylee, Overcooked, and The Escapists, have floated on the London Stock Exchange and their shares are trading...

Update: EA Acquires GameFly’s Games-on-Demand Streaming Service

Electronic Arts have announced the acquisition of cloud gaming technology, employees, and assets from GameFly's games-on-demand streaming subsidiary. Acquisition of this technology indicates a shift away from physical consoles and console cycles...

Tesco Direct to close in July

Tesco has announced that it will close its Tesco Direct non-food retail website on July 9. The move puts 500 workers at risk of redundancy. The supermarket giant will still have a considerable...

Sony CEO admits PlayStation 4 is nearing end of its life-cycle

Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO John Kodera has admitted that the PlayStation 4 is nearing the end of its life-cycle. Speaking at a Corporate Strategy Meeting for investors, the company said that PlayStation...

We Happy Few refused Australian classification

The Australian Government has refused to give We Happy Few an age classification, meaning the PC and Xbox One game is effectively banned in that country. The Australian Department of Communications and...

Resident Evil 7 coming to Switch via the cloud

Capcom has announced that it will bring Resident Evil 7 to the Switch in Japan on May 24, 2018.  However, there is a catch: it won’t be available via game cartridge or digital...

Ubisoft posts record results, delays Skull & Bones

Ubisoft has posted its highest ever sales in the fourth quarter of the outgoing fiscal year, which ended on March 31. Having successfully fought off an attempted hostile takeover by Vivendi last year,...

Publisher Deep Silver has announced that the release of Shenmue III has been delayed...

On its website, the company said that the game’s release window had been pushed back in order to: “Polish the quality of the game even further, to the high standards it...