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Midverse Studios Raises $6.5M

Midverse Studios has raised $6.5 million. IDG Capital Partners, Signia Ventures, and IDG-Accel China, participated in the investment.

Flappy Bird Game No Longer Available

In a surprise move, Dong Nguyen, Vietnam-based maker of Flappy Bird, has pulled the wildly popular game from app stores. Players who already have...

See The New Captain America Game Trailer Here, Release Slated For March

Gameloft has teamed up with Marvel to develop the new smartphone and tablet Captain America official game, based on the film coming this spring. Players...

Yahoo Buys Cloud Party

Yahoo has acquired Cloud Party, a two-year old real-time, multi-player, 3D game creation engine that ran directly in a browser with no plugins. Cloud Party will continue to run until February 21 2014, before shutting down. Here is the link to how you can save your build if you are a Cloud Party user.

Bee Cave Games Raises $1.9M

Bee Cave Games, developer of the Bee Cave Blackjack Casino game, has raised $1.9 million in seed funding from Matrix Partners and Dragonrise Capital. The funds will used to market and expand the Bee Cave Blackjack Casino game on Facebook, iOS and Android, says the company.

Nintendo Buys IA Labs Patent Portfolio

Nintendo obtained the entire patent portfolio of IA Labs during a sheriff’s sale in Montgomery County, Maryland. IA Labs sued Nintendo for patent infringement in...

Bessemer Venture Partners Opens Virtual Office In Minecraft

Bessemer Venture Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm with offices in the US, Israel, Brazil and India, is extending its global footprint by opening...

Sony Launches PlayStation Now Game Streaming

Sony has launched PlayStation Now, a streaming game service that leverages cloud-based technology, at CES 2014. PlayStation now will become available in the United States...

PlayStation 4 Global Sales Surpass 4.2M

Cumulative sales of the PlayStation 4 entertainment system have reached 4.2 million as of December 28, 2013, says Sony. PS4 software sales remained strong through...

Xbox One Sales Top Three Million

Over three million Xbox One consoles were sold to consumers in 13 countries before the end of 2013, says Microsoft. "The reaction from our fans was mind-blowing for our team," says Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of Marketing, Strategy and Business, Xbox.

Alienware Launches Steam Machine Gaming Console

Alienware and Valve, creators of the Half-Life franchise, have collaborated to design the first dedicated Alienware Steam Machine gaming console. The Alienware Steam Machine includes a custom-built...

Plain Vanilla Games Raises $22 Million

Plain Vanilla Games, the studio behind QuizUp, one of the fastest growing iPhone games, has raised $22 million in funding. The investment was led...

Candy Crush Saga Gets Dreamworld Parallel Game Mode

Casual games company King, has released an expansion of the popular Candy Crush Saga game. Titled Dreamworld, the new game mode will transport players...

ARM Acquires Geomerics

ARM has acquired Geomerics, a software company based in Cambridge, UK, that specialises in creating lighting technology for the video game industry. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Nival Raises $6M

Nival, a developer of cross-platform strategy games, has raised $6 milion Series A round of funding. The investment was led by Almaz Capital, with...