Games industry roundup: The hottest stories across the PC, blockchain and mobile sectors

Games industry roundup: The hottest stories across the PC, blockchain and mobile sectors

While focuses on the world of content creators and influencer marketing, it's always a good idea to keep an eye on the trends, controversies and opportunities of other sectors.

To that end, each week we round up the hottest stories as selected by our expert editorial team across our network of sites that includes, and

The hottest stories

Over in the PC space, Auroch Digital's Tomas Rawlings discuss the Steampocalypse, EA marketing vet Stephen Hey talks crafting good key art, and No More Robots' Mike Rose bigs up Early Access and China's impact on Descenders' success.

Over on, Epic CEO Tim Sweeney discusses why it's bypassing Google Play for Fortnite's Android launch, mobile marketing platform AppLovin has opened a publishing division, and Peak Games has partnered with Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds for a Toon Blast performance marketing campaign.

In blockchain gaming news, BitCrystals launched its blockchain game sector market map, Reality Clash has partnered with Danish esports team Sørby, and Enjin’s Minecraft DonationCraft plugin is set to be updated for ERC1155 compatibility.

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Senior Editor

Craig Chapple is Senior Editor of and He was previously Deputy Editor at Develop and Online Editor at Nintendo of Europe.


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