A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  Valve has released its list of the best-performing new games on Steam for the month of July, and familiar franchises and debut hits are all on the list. While fans showed up for the latest ports of the original 8-bit Final…

Bottom line: For some time, Amazon has required employees working on game projects in their personal time to use company tools and to distribute their games on the Amazon storefront. The policy also explicitly granted Amazon ownership rights to projects created by employees externally. A company email from Amazon Games Studios boss Mike Frazzini obtained…

With self-publishing and countless distribution platforms, there are thousands of games released each year. Most of them fall by the wayside, either because they’re unfinished or simply unfun. There are a few, however, that stand the test of time. From AAA successes to indie hits, here are the best games you should be playing in…