Gaming Industry

Gaming Industry

An image showing the Xbox logo and various Activision Blizzard franchises

In a shock move, Microsoft has purchased controversial gaming giant Activision Blizzard. The company has confirmed that Activision Blizzard will report to Phil Spencer as head of Xbox gaming, with

Team 17 Acquires Bus Simulator 21 Developer Astragon cover

Simulation game publisher Astragon Entertainment has announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Team17. Team17 is a game publisher with quite a few titles under its belt; most

The Take-Two and Zynga logos with Star Wars: Hunters as the backdrop

Gaming titan Take-Two Interactive has purchased mobile studio Zynga. Strauss Zelnick's studio announced its purchase of all of Zynga's outstanding shares earlier today, with the total "enterprise

The player and another soldier shooting in new Team17 acquisition Hell Let Loose

British publisher Team17 has made two new acquisitions. The first is World War II shooter IP Hell Let Loose, which debuted on PC and consoles last year. The second is mobile publisher The Label,

A car drives off into the sunset in Forza Horizon 5, which Gavin Raeburn oversaw with Playground Games

Gavin Raeburn, head of Forza Horizon and Fable studio Playground Games, is departing the company after co-founding it 12 years ago. Fellow co-founder Trevor Williams is to take over as studio head

Ken Levine's Ghost Story Games cover

Ken Levine's Ghost Story Games has been working on a major project for over half a decade, and a new report based on accounts from anonymous employees says that it's still a long way off. There are