Weekly News Collection, Nov 06 – Nov 12

Sonic Frontiers Game Streams ‘Showdown’ Trailer The official YouTube channel for the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise began streaming on Thursday a new “Showdown” trailer for Sonic Frontiers, Sega’s new game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series. The game will launch for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam […]

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Weekly Topic | OVA in the Anime World

  Original Video animation, appropriately abbreviated as OVA, is used in the context of anime or animated films in Japan that are directly distributed for home formats rather than premiering on television. It is based on the distribution pattern of Anime in Japan. The anime industry comprises Anime TV Series, Specials, Anime movies, and the OVA. […]

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Weekly Topic | Why No Nintendo In Tokyo 2020 Olympics ?

Last Friday, the 2020 Olympics, which had been postponed for a year, took place in Tokyo. While many viewers were unhappy with the mediocre opening ceremony, famed Japanese director Takeshi Kitano condemned it in a live news broadcast the following night. But Japan, a nation of games and anime, surprised fans with the music. According […]

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Weekly Topic | 21rst Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

Supergiant Games’ stylish roguelike Hades was honored by the game development community as the recipient of the Game of the Year award at tonight’s 21st annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) ceremony. The ceremony, which honored some of the biggest and most innovative games of the past year, took place as part of the 2021 […]

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Weekly Topic | Steam Deck – Valve’s New Portable PC Gaming Console

It starts at $399 Valve just announced the Steam Deck, its long-rumored Switch-like handheld gaming device. It will begin shipping in December and reservations open July 16th at 1PM ET. It starts at $399, and you can buy it in $529 and $649 models as well. The device has an AMD APU containing a quad-core […]

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Weekly Topic | Top Mobile Games Worldwide for May 2021 by Downloads & Revenue

Sensor Tower is the leading provider of market intelligence and insights for the global app economy. It released a ranking of the mobile games worldwide for May, and let’s take a look. Downloads Hair Challenge from Zynga-owned Rollic Games was the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for May 2021 with 36.5 million installs. The countries […]

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Weekly Topic | Twitter gaming and esports insights for the first half of 2021

In 2020, there were more than 2 BILLION Tweets about gaming and the conversation hasn’t skipped a beat in 2021. Between esports leagues like the Call of Duty League & VALORANT Champions Tour, to global gaming events like E3 & Summer Game Fest, there has been an 18% increase in Tweets about gaming YoY.* Gamers […]

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