May 17th, 2013

App Annie
Android and iOS accounted for three times as much gaming revenue in the first quarter of 2013 as handheld consoles, according to new figures from App Annie and IDC. The Portable Gaming Report Q1 2013 reveals...

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May 17th, 2013

PRS coming soon on mobile
King has revealed that its games are attracting 21bn gameplays a month across all platforms, as it announced the launch of Pet Rescue Saga on mobile. Pet Rescue Saga, which has more than 6m daily average...

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May 16th, 2013

TapJoy
Tapjoy has become the first US-based ad platform to partner with hugely successful Korean messaging service Kakao. The deal will permit developers on the Kakao Games platform to monetise their apps through...

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May 16th, 2013

gameloft-logo
Social game publisher Gameloft saw sales to smartphones and tablets grow 71% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2013. These sales represented 60% of total group sales, up from 43% in the first quarter...

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May 16th, 2013

Star trek rivals
New Star Trek film Star Trek Into Darkness is the latest high-profile name to get a card-battler game. Star Trek Rivals, available now for iOS, features more than 100 cards based on characters, aliens...

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May 15th, 2013

Gree
GREE saw sales and operating profit decline in its fiscal third quarter of 2013, with use of its “coins” virtual currency failing to hit targets in Japan. The company posted sales of 37.9bn yen ($370.9m)...

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May 15th, 2013

Nvidia project_shield_v2b
Nvidia’s Project Shield gaming device – now to be known simply as Shield – is available to pre-order, with shipping set to begin in June. Pre-order is initially available for those who have signed...

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May 15th, 2013

Rovio
Rovio has formally launched mobile game publishing initiative Rovio Stars, its first excursion into offering third-party gaming titles. Rovio said that Stars can introduce third-party developers’ games...

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May 14th, 2013

Pixel people
iOS casual strategy game Pixel People has earned $700,000 through 2m downloads in three months, with the game’s maker, Lambdamu, thanking a distribution deal with publisher Chillingo for this success....

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