PopMuse: Game Developers http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ London based FMV studio Flavourworks secures £3m in Series A funding https://www.mcvuk.com/london-based-fmv-studio-flavourworks-secures-3m-in-series-a-funding/ https://www.mcvuk.com/london-based-fmv-studio-flavourworks-secures-3m-in-series-a-funding/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:34:40 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "We’re so excited to be working with our investors to help share these experiences worldwide" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Just Dance 2020 might be the last game released on Nintendo Wii https://www.mcvuk.com/just-dance-2020-might-be-the-last-game-released-on-nintendo-wii/ https://www.mcvuk.com/just-dance-2020-might-be-the-last-game-released-on-nintendo-wii/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:35:58 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "Just Dance 2020 will be the last Ubisoft title to release on Wii" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tencent looks to Nintendo to ‘learn the essence’ of making console games for Western audiences https://www.mcvuk.com/tencent-looks-to-nintendo-to-learn-the-essence-of-making-console-games-for-western-audiences/ https://www.mcvuk.com/tencent-looks-to-nintendo-to-learn-the-essence-of-making-console-games-for-western-audiences/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:13:40 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "We hope to create console games with Nintendo characters" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Playtonic Games’ Anthea van Leeuwen: “Don’t take anything for granted. Keep working on your skills as you go.” https://www.mcvuk.com/playtonic-games-anthea-van-leeuwen-dont-take-anything-for-granted-keep-working-on-your-skills-as-you-go/ https://www.mcvuk.com/playtonic-games-anthea-van-leeuwen-dont-take-anything-for-granted-keep-working-on-your-skills-as-you-go/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:00:11 UTC Chris Wallace at MCV/Develop Every month, we pick the brain of an up-and-coming talent. This month’s Rising Star is Anthea van Leeuwen, environment artist at Playtonic Games. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Here’s how TIGA hopes to increase employment in the video games industry by 30% by 2023 https://www.mcvuk.com/heres-how-tiga-hopes-to-increase-employment-in-the-video-games-industry-by-30-by-2023/ https://www.mcvuk.com/heres-how-tiga-hopes-to-increase-employment-in-the-video-games-industry-by-30-by-2023/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:52:42 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "The UK video games industry exports content all over the world" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Virtual narrative gaming celebration, LudoNarraCon, returns in 2020 https://www.mcvuk.com/virtual-narrative-gaming-celebration-ludonarracon-returns-in-2020/ https://www.mcvuk.com/virtual-narrative-gaming-celebration-ludonarracon-returns-in-2020/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 13:43:36 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "We are excited to bring LudoNarraCon back bigger and better in 2020" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ PlayStation expands with new Malaysian development studio https://www.mcvuk.com/playstation-expands-with-new-malaysian-development-studio/ https://www.mcvuk.com/playstation-expands-with-new-malaysian-development-studio/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:51:49 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "Impressive talent, a vibrant game ecosystem, and support from the government are key reasons why we have decided to take our partnership with Malaysia to the next level" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Sumo moves to bigger premises in Leamington Spa https://www.mcvuk.com/sumo-moves-to-bigger-premises-in-leamington-spa/ https://www.mcvuk.com/sumo-moves-to-bigger-premises-in-leamington-spa/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:36:26 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop "This move offers a great studio space for our teams" http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ More than half the developers listed in Death Stranding credits defected from Konami https://www.mcvuk.com/more-than-half-the-developers-listed-in-death-stranding-credits-defected-from-konami/ https://www.mcvuk.com/more-than-half-the-developers-listed-in-death-stranding-credits-defected-from-konami/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:17:14 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop Credits also list 70+ Guerrilla Games developers http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ China implements law to control microtransaction spend and bans young people from playing games after 10pm https://www.mcvuk.com/china-implements-law-to-control-microtransaction-spend-and-bans-young-people-from-playing-games-after-10pm/ https://www.mcvuk.com/china-implements-law-to-control-microtransaction-spend-and-bans-young-people-from-playing-games-after-10pm/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:49:26 UTC Vikki Blake at MCV/Develop Young people under 18 will be limited to just 90 minutes of gameplay Monday-Friday http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/