From game violence to sex chat, game companies got into hot water in 2012.
At the Casual Connect conference in Seattle, five developers discussed what they’ve learned from their failures and how to structure a project for success.
Here’s some of the stories that ran only on GamesBeat this week. We’re running more stories exclusively on the GamesBeat section of VentureBeat now, particularly when the stories are mainly of interest to game readers. The broader interest stories are running on VentureBeat as well. And please visit the GamesBeat section to catch up on game news. We’re ramping up our game coverage, so you’ll find more and more news at GamesBeat.
The issue of copycat games is rearing its head in mobile games, just as it had with social games on Facebook.
Playdom, Disney’s social games product group, has announced plans to team with developer Spry Fox to publish its latest social game, Triple Town, on Facebook.
Tapjoy is announcing today that it helps monetize more than 10,000 mobile apps on the iPhone and Android mobile devices.