Industry News Weekly – Issue #131

The Rise of The Influencer — And Why Epics New Store Approach Is Huge This article on Medium offers a nice overview and explanation of how influencers came to be and the reason behind their popularity. The author goes on to share how Epic will use influencers to curate and create the game discovery system on their new Epic Store, … Continue reading Industry News Weekly – Issue #131

Industry News Weekly – Issue #129

Supercell series on Gamesindustry.biz Supercell has apparently welcomed almost 100 content creators to its headquarters in Helsinki day before launching Brawl Stars and these days is nearly impossible not to stumble upon a couple of articles per day about Supercell. Gameindustry.biz is no exception as they bring in 3-part article series about Supercell: What happens when you turn … Continue reading Industry News Weekly – Issue #129

Industry News Weekly – Issue #128

Football Manager trying to data-fy the real world' Researcher at Sports Interactive, Stephen Davidson, explains some of the magic going on behind the scenes of Football Manager. He shares how his typical day at work looks like, how they try to data-fy the real world and bring real-world happenings to the game as soon as possible.  You … Continue reading Industry News Weekly – Issue #128

Industry News Weekly – Issue #127

Brawl Stars - a first week into launch It's been a week since Brawl Stars went live globally. Gaming media outlets have been all over it, almost competing who will publish more articles about it. Here are some of the highlights and literature available on the topic: PocketGamer,biz and In-App Purchase Inspector bring an article … Continue reading Industry News Weekly – Issue #127