Publisher Forthright Entertainment, today announced that it has signed a deal with developer Gunpowder Games to publish its highly-rated free-to-play PVP naval combat title, Maelstrom on PC. Laying out its ambitious vision, Forthright Entertainment and Gunpowder Games partnership will deliver an incredibly rich roadmap of free updates and paid DLC [...]
By Ed Dille CEO, FOG Studios, Inc. Those of you who have come to know me over my forty-one years in the Game Industry know that I have been a Road Warrior right alongside all of you for those decades, and that I am also not prone to alarmism. As [...]
Our client PopBase has gone live on Google Play. This opens up 24/7 engagement and new avenues of monetization for content creators and influencers worldwide. Here is some nice coverage from TechCrunch, but by all means go check it out direct at the Google Play Store.
Jay Powell and Dan Long aka "Indie" sat down with legendary game agent Ed Dille to discuss what developers need to know about publishers. They talk about why developers should always have an original intellectual property ready to go, how publishers evaluate developers, when developers should concede the game isn't [...]
FOG Studios, the leading video game agency for the last 40 years, will be at E3 2019 taking most of its meetings in the Lobby of the JW Marriott by L.A. Live this year. If you can meet there, please feel free to block a slot using the book now [...]
Front Office Sports gave a great writeup for GamerzArena and their unique approach to the rise of eSports. As eSports grows, GamerzArena is finding ways to help athletes and brands build value and communities through video games, with pros A.J Green and Dion Waiters already entrusting GamerzArena to put together [...]
Garik over at TheoremReach wrote a very nice breakdown of game economy design, solutions, and possible over-reliance on banner or video ads. Read the article for yourself and learn more about alternate free-to-play monetization strategies. https://www.theoremreach.com/2018/11/07/good-game-economy-design/
FOG will be attending Gamescom next month. To schedule a meeting find us on MeetToMatch or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are seeking funding and publishing partners for OIP, WFH, & art outsourcing. We also represent F2P live ops, custom eSports/tournament services, monetization, & other specialties. FOG also looks to meet investment [...]
Binary Bubbles has been named one of Tech Tribune's Top 2 Tech Startups in Burbank! Want to know what makes their revolutionary Cortex Core technology so great? Meet Binary Bubbles and FOG at E3 next week and we'll tell you all about it!
At GDC, we are managing acquisitions for an 80M publishing fund. We will be taking meetings all week (19th-23rd) with experienced/veteran game development studios who are seeking publishing partners for their projects. We have 6 additional project starts for 2018 (products delivering in 2018-2020) and 8 open publishing slots for [...]