Fortnite rides a rocket to No. 2 highest-grossing iOS game

Epic is now enabling people to take Fortnite with them wherever they go, and players are rewarding the developer with massive quantities of cash. The last-player-standing shooter launched last week…

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds goes live on mobile in regions worldwide (update)

Chinese publisher Tencent has launched one of the biggest PC games in the world on iOS and Android devices around the world. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is now available in the iOS…

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Sensor Tower: Fortnite players spend $1.5 million on iOS version

Fortnite isn’t just winning over celebrity fans; it’s also making money. As I reported earlier today, Fortnite is the No. 2 highest-grossing game on iOS, and app store intelligence firm Sensor…

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International Mobile Gaming Awards celebrates indies and considers the future of the industry

Indie games took home most of the prizes in tonight’s 14th annual International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) ceremony. Titles like Tender Claws’ meta adventure Virtual Virtual Reality won alongside Timi…

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Gosu.ai raises $1.9 million to automate game training advice

Alisa Chumachenko, the founder of Game Insight, is back with a new startup called Gosu.ai, which she bills as a training lab that combines artificial intelligence and personalized advice to…

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Heroes of the Dorm fan that nails this year’s bracket could win $1 million

Blizzard Entertainment’s annual Heroes of the Storm college tournament, Heroes of the Dorm, is now down to 64 teams. And if a fan can make a bracket that predicts every…

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GamesBeat Decides 74: No robot mayors

Almost everyone on the GamesBeat team is at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco this week, and we’re going to have some audio dispatches from that event later this…

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