News number 1
The official announcement of Psyonix’s Rocket League Sideswipe has taken place on mobile. The game will be released on Android and iOS, it will retain the original flavor, but the matches will be faster, 2 minutes each, the voiced formats are “1 on 1” and “2 on 2”. Rocket League Sideswipe will be shareware and will be released sometime in 2021, alpha testing on Android for Australia and New Zealand is already underway.
News number 2
The mobile version of Genshin Impact has earned over $ 1 billion dollars. The total revenues of the project are inferior to such monsters as PUBG Mobile and Honor of Kings in the context of the last 30-nb, but this is the first mobile game to reach its $ 1 billion so quickly. Info from Sensor Tower.
News number 3
Information has been confirmed that Virtus.pro will sign the PUBG Mobile roster. They see the development of the mobile games market, the publisher contributes to the development of eSports, the debut in the CIS stage of the PUBG Mobile Pro League, which will be held from April 20 to May 15.
News number 4
PUBG Mobile Since its release in March 2018, it has earned $ 5.1 billion, in 12 months 2020 brought $ 2.7 billion, downloaded it 1 billion times. Info from Sensor Tower…
News number 5
Final Fantasy XI canceled on mobile. Development began 6 years ago, but the developer decided to cancel the mobile version of the game. We were not informed about the reasons, we can only guess.
News number 6
Code Live, Dawn Awakening, Undawn – are they the same damn thing? Lightspeed & Quantum Studios won’t be developing multiple responses to Netease’s LifeAfter: Night Falls? I hope so, otherwise I’m already confused by these zombie survivals from Tencent. PVP, PVE, Android, iOS, PC, crossplay, wait for the fall of 2021.
News number 7
200 million downloads worldwide and 27 million monthly installs overtaking Among Us. Another successful brainchild of Tencent? Not! Join Clash and Join Clash 3D – the brainchild of the Belarusian FreePlay. If you like hypercodes, then join in, raise the number of downloads.
News number 8
Playrix, known for games like Homescapes and Gardenscapes bought the Ukrainian Boolat Games and will create a new studio based on it. Now there are 30 employees from Kiev and Poltava, further expansion is planned.
News number 9
Magic: The Gathering Arena is out officially on Android and iOS. Previously, it was only in Early Access, and even earlier in TapTap. On the channel there was a first glance at her.
News number 10
Moonton Technology, known for Mobile Legends: Bang bang, is acquired by ByteDance, the owner of TikTok. Mobile Legends begins to squeeze Tencent with Honor of Kings and League of Legends, which, in turn, has been dabbling in lawsuits for copyright infringement against MLBB since 2017. Tencent also wanted to buy Moonton, but something didn’t work out.
News number 11
League of Legends: Wild Rift is still in the bat, but it continues to delight with updates. Update 2.2 – new patch, 5 new champions, new skins, ARAM (All Random All Mid) mode, new items for the store. The update is just around the corner, at the end of March.
News number 12
Microsoft is in talks to buy the Discord messenger for $ 10 billion. The exact details of the deal have not been disclosed, there are other contenders, but Microsoft is still the favorite. Looking forward to Discord for Business with audio and video broadcasts instead of Skype for Business?
News number 13
Kefir brings us closer to solving the controversy lab in Last Day on Earth: Survival. The new video is already on the official youtube channel, and the main gate of the lab has opened in the game itself.