Paul McCartney has written a song for console game Destiny, which led to a day of promotional interviews – even though McCartney is happy to admit he’s not a gamer. “There are other things...
December 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
October 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
We’ve written regularly about the growth of mobile gaming, with huge audiences and soaring revenues for the most popular games. There’s a flipside though: even one of the most famous modern...
July 31st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Have you watched Twitch? It’s an online video service focused mainly on games: live streams of people playing games, including the increasingly lucrative world of “e-sports” (competitive...
August 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
Spare a thought today for mobile games developer Lucky Frame, which has revealed some eye-watering piracy statistics for its (excellent) Gentlemen!
May 13th, 2013 by Music Ally
Social word-games are pretty popular on mobile devices, thanks to apps like Words With Friends. Now indie band OK Go want in on the action with their own game called Say the Same Thing, released through...
December 21st, 2012 by Music Ally
The latest electronica artist to appear in a game is Deadmau5, courtesy of a licensing deal with developer Ice Cap Games. It's released Shred Neffland: featuring Deadmau5 for iPhone as a free download.
July 9th, 2012 by Music Ally
Blush has teamed up with mobile games developer The Pretty Pet Company to launch a song based on its Pretty Pet Salon 2 iOS game.
April 2nd, 2012 by Music Ally
There's a new musical web game to play this week, and it comes from SoundCloud. Launched by Lee Martin and subtitled 'Quest for the Timed Comment', it gets players to paste in the URL for any SoundCloud...
March 27th, 2012 by Music Ally
British games retailer Game has gone into administration, resulting in 277 of its more-than 600 stores being closed immediately, and more than 2,100 employees being laid off.