Overwatch Director Jeff Kaplan Leaves Blizzard After Almost 20 Years

Jeff Kaplan has a lot of strings to his bow, but now he’s bowing out. As the Vice President of Blizzard Entertainment and the Director and public face of Overwatch, he’s quite the well-known figure, but in an announcement today, he announced that he’s leaving the company after almost two decades of service. Here’s his … Read more

Feature: Developers Respond To The Recent Twitter Furore Over The Definition Of ‘Game Dev’

© Nintendo Last week, a Twitter debate broke out over the exact definition of a ‘game developer’ and to whom that term can be ascribed. Should the title be extented to anyone contributing to the development of the game or be reserved solely for those with direct creative input? Are QA staff “https://www.nintendolife.com/developers” or do … Read more

Square Enix Says It’s Not For Sale, Shoots Down Acquisition Rumours

Update: Square Enix has now responded to Bloomberg Japan’s report, shutting down claims that it could be on the brink of being bought out. In a new statement released to press, Square Enix explains that it isn’t considering selling off the company, and hasn’t received any offers. You can read the full statement below. “Bloomberg … Read more

Multiple Parties Reportedly Interested In Buying Square Enix

Who could they be? by Liam Doolan 33 mins ago Square Enix, perhaps best known in recent times for the release of games such as Marvel’s Avengers, Balan Wonderworld and Outriders, has reportedly caught the eye of multiple buyers. This information comes from Bloomberg Japan, which suggests several potential buyers have shown interested in the … Read more

Rumour: Multiple Parties Reportedly Interested In Buying Square Enix

Who could they be? by Liam Doolan 5 hours ago Square Enix, perhaps best known in recent times for the release of games such as Marvel’s Avengers, Balan Wonderworld and Outriders, has reportedly got the attention of multiple buyers. This information comes from the finance news platform CTFN via a Bloomberg Japan report – which … Read more

Sony Invests Another $200 Million In Fortnite Creator Epic Games

Nintendo’s industry pal Sony has just invested another $200 million in the Fortnite creator Epic Games. As Push Square’s editor Sammy Barker highlights, this is not an investment from the PlayStation division. Sony’s first minority stake in Epic actually took place last year when it dropped $250 million on the video game juggernaut. According to … Read more