Develop Awards 2010 winners announced

Over 500 games industry creatives stormed Brighton the other day for the Develop Awards, now in their eighth year of celebrating the very best in European games development. Several rising studios left with high honours, with teams such as Hello Games, developers of Joe Danger, walking away with the Best New Studio and Micro Studio awards, and the developer...

31% of XBLA games ‘casual’; Hello Games not happy.

Speaking at this year’s Develop conference (as reported at Develop Online), Sean Murray of four – man team Hello Games has revealed that over 30% of XBLA titles are so called ‘casual’ games; but that such titles make up less than 5% of the digital market. He lays the blame for this at the door of Uno, claiming that publishers failed to...