Rovio has been a hotbed of activity this year as it continues restructuring its business to stem the decline in revenues its suffered over recent years.
To that end, the Angry Birds developer made two senior appointments last week, our most read story of the week. It brought back Jarkko Rajamäki as its VP of Ads and hired industry veteran Antti Viitanen as Senior VP of Studios.
Next up, the Nintendo Switch has been a hot topic of debate around the games industry, so it’s no surprise that our Mobile Mavens discussion on the topic was the second hottest article of the week.
In third place was our interview with Next Games CMO Saara Bergström, who discussed how The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land developer is getting everyone at the studio involved in customer support, including the CEO.
Finally, Matt Suckley debates the human cost of a cancelled free-to-play game, and we delve into how the market has responded to the changing genres of Plants vs. Zombies and Best Fiends.
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