Disruptor Beam discusses how it got the Games of Thrones license and what it’s like to work on a game tied to one of the biggest media phenomenons around.
Broadcasting gameplay just got a bit easier.
The gaming social-network Raptr reveals the data for the 20 most-played games in April.
With 17M users, Raptr can figure out which games are being played the most.
Raptr and Twitch are teaming up to offer streaming functionality directly through the Raptr desktop app.
And with new rewards, existing users played 58 percent more per day.
Find out how many hours you spent in your favorite games of 2012 and easily share the info with your friends.
Editor’s Pick Before you read our forecast for 2013, take a look at how we did on last year’s predictions.
Engagement measures show that Black Ops II is doing better than multiplayer activity for Modern Warfare 3.
The new Raptr sidebar efficiently combines many of the most-used functions to help players stay in the game.
Editor’s Pick Doing good by the community yields profits, so say the numbers from Raptr’s social network for gamers.
The GamesBeat 2012 conference called on speakers from the hottest mobile, social, PC, and console companies to debate new ways to stay on pace with changing consumer tastes and platforms. Here is a collection of the stories out of this year’s event.
Crossing over from an existing market to an emerging one is what our GameBeat 2012 conference is all about. We’re seeing this trend play out in every segment of games.
If you follow VentureBeat but don’t regularly check our GamesBeat site, here’s a list of the best games stories we ran over the last seven days that you may have missed.
Game tracking and social network service Raptr has crunched data from over 10 million users to name Bethesda Softworks’ The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as the “most played” game of 2011.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 is blasting away at Battlefield 3 in the number of hours played, according to an analysis and survey of 10 million gamers by the Raptr gamer social network.
All eyes are on Zynga now as the social gaming company prepares to go public in an initial public offering. The social game maker has revealed some data about itself in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. But Raptr, the social network for gamers, has been mining its own data on 10 million users for information about Zynga, and it is releasing it in a report today.
Raptr, the social network for gamers, has reached more than a million daily active users and more than 10 million registered users to date, the company said. That shows the site is seeing continous healthy growth as it tries to become the social network of choice for hardcore game fans.