Andy Payne

Activision Leeds to develop “handheld games” in the Call of Duty franchise

Mastertronic boss Andy Payne has said Activision’s studio in Leeds will be in charge of “handheld games” in the Call of Duty franchise, suggesting the firm will be developing all mobile titles in the franchise going forward.

8 years ago

Andy Payne headlines

  • Mastertronic's Payne given OBE in New Year Honours

    Mastertronic managing director Andy Payne has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen’s New Year Honours list, its been confirmed this morning.

    9 years ago
  • UKIE: Government delay on PEGI adoption "disappointing"

    Trade organisation UK Interactive Entertainment has called out the British government for its failure to follow through on plans to adopt the PEGI system of games content rating.

    9 years ago
  • UKIE drops £30,000 into digital industries fund

    The association for UK Interactive Entertainment has launched a £100,000 fund to promote digital industries, with support from TIGA and the Department of Culture Media & Sport.

    9 years ago
  • PC download chart deal brokered for UK

    Looks like the UK will finally get a games download chart thanks to the deal wrangling skills of the ELSPA and Chart-Track.

    10 years ago
  • Latest Eurogamer podcast features Pat

    Oh look, another Eurogamer podcast. Oh look, it has Pat!

    10 years ago
  • London Games Conference to "tackle biggest issues facing publishers and developers today"

    Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and the Shadow Minister for Culture have each been announced to speak at the London Games Conference on October 27 at BAFTA.According to the press release, the conference “will tackle the biggest issues facing publishers and developers today: How to strengthen relationships with their playing customers and how to sell products to […]

    11 years ago
  • PEGI ratings enforcement expected to begin before Christmas

    PEGI ratings and the new labels are expected to be enforced before Christmas rolls around in the UK.ELSPA chairman Andy Payne has said that the Video Standards Council will legally be able to start classifying games after the UK Government returns from recess, which runs from July – October 12.“There’s a whole load of things […]

    11 years ago