Media: the deal with Disney showed that Epic Games has fallen in price by $ 9 billion in two years
On February 7, Disney announced that it had invested $1.5 billion in Epic Games. According to sources of The Information, she bought a stake in the company with an aggregate valuation of Epic Games at $22.5 billion.
Microsoft: Activision Blizzard planned major layoffs even before the merger
Microsoft Corporation has responded to a complaint from the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) about layoffs in its gaming division, a significant part of which falls on Activision Blizzard. She said that Activision Blizzard was already preparing to cut staff.
Tanks Blitz earned 100 million rubles in RuStore
The mobile game Tanks Blitz has shown good results in RuStore. According to a press release from the RuStore team, users of the Russian app store spent 100 million rubles in the game Lesta Games in less than three months: it was released on the site on November 16, 2023.
The FTC filed a complaint against Microsoft over layoffs in the gaming division
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has asked the appeals court to look into the situation with mass layoffs at Microsoft. On January 25, the corporation announced its decision to lay off 1,900 people from Xbox, Activision Blizzard and ZeniMax Media.
Sales of survival on the Forever Skies airship exceeded 150 thousand copies
Forever Skies is the debut game of the Polish studio Far From Home, founded by natives of Techland. The developers announced that it has reached a major new milestone seven and a half months after it was released for early access on Steam.
The WN Conference in the Emirates will be held with the support of Abu Dhabi Gaming. We share details about the event and the program
The first WN Conference of the year will be held in Abu Dhabi on February 15-16. Among its participants are representatives of companies such as Ubisoft, Unity, Leonardo AI, SuperScale, Savvy Games Group and many others. More about the future event is in our material.
Silent Hill: The Short Message has been downloaded by a million people
On January 31, Konami released Silent Hill: The Short Message is a small horror game in the Silent Hill universe, distributed for free on PlayStation 5. Today, the company announced that it took less than a week for the new product to reach the first million mark in downloads.
The quarterly revenue of the XR division of Meta* exceeded $1 billion for the first time, but it still has losses
Meta Corporation* has published its financial report for the fourth quarter of 2023, which ended on December 31. She said that thanks to strong sales of the new Quest 3 VR headset, her Reality Labs division managed to earn a record $1.07 billion.