Category Archives: Mobile gaming

Kixeye shareholders sue Stillfront for $30M over earnout dispute

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Kixeye shareholders have filed a lawsuit against Stillfront Group over $30 million in a disputed earnout payment related to its acquisition. Fortis Advisors, a seller representative acting on behalf of Kixeye’s shareholders, filed the lawsuit today in […]

Niantic opens Lightship augmented reality platform to all developers

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Niantic today announced it’s opening its Lightship AR platform to all developers. More specifically, it’s offering the Lightship Augmented Reality Developer Kit (ARDK) to developers who wish to create real-world metaverse concepts. The Lightship ARDK will feature […]

Activision acquires Digital Legends for its future Call of Duty mobile games

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Activision Blizzard today announced it has bought mobile game studio Digital Legends. The publisher’s new team will work on an unannounced Call of Duty mobile title. Digital Legends previously developed and published cartoon-style shooter The Respawnables and […]

Google lowers Play Store fees from 30% to 15% for subscriptions

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Google is lowering the fees on the Play Store from 30% to 15%, at least for some. This fee reduction applies to revenue made through subscriptions. Google revealed the news in a blog post, which reads: “To […]

Square Enix to launch a new, mobile-focused London studio

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Square Enix announced today that it’s opening a new mobile-focused studio called Square Enix London Mobile. The new studio will focus on two upcoming titles in the Tomb Raider and Avatar: The Last Airbender universes. Ed Perkins […]