Yooka-Laylee Publishing to Be Handled by Team17, Retail Release Being Consideration

Yooka-Laylee, the Kickstarter funded spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie, will be published by Team17, it has been revealed.Team17 is known primarily for developing the Worms series, but has taken steps into the publishing world with titles including The Escapists. In addition to publishing, the company will assist with localisation, QA, marketing, certification and "other business matters." [...]

PS4 Doubles Xbox One Sales During First Quarter

Sony sold three million PlayStation 4 units during the financial quarter spanning April to June 2015, outperforming the 1.4 million Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles sold during the same period.The figures were provided in recent financial reports issued by both companies.According to Sony's report, the performance of the PS4 and software sales for the [...]

Facebook ordered to allow fake user names in Germany

A German privacy watchdog this week ordered Facebook to allow users to join the social network with pseudonyms, Reuters reports, directly challenging the company's "authentic name" policy. In a decision handed down Tuesday, the Hamburg data protection authority said Facebook's name policy violates German privacy laws, adding that the company cannot force users to submit photo identification [...]

Angry Birds 2 is out now for Android

Okay, so I know since Angry Birds came out in 2009, we've had Angry Birds Space, Angry Birds Rio, Angry Birds Friends, Angry Birds Seasons, Angry Birds Star Wars, Angry Birds Go!, Angry Birds Transformers, Angry Birds Fight!, Angry Birds Stella, and more. But none of those titles mattered. Because they didn't have a number. [...]