Blizzard announces that Diablo III will controversially require an internet connection to play and include a real-world currency auction house. The announcement is followed by the news that the game will not allow thirdparty mods.
The ongoing legal tussle between THQ and Namco Bandai results in the Xbox 360 version of The Witcher 2being delayed until 2012.
A Namco QA lead attempts to explain the controversial save system in 3DS game Pac-Man & Galaga Dimensions, confirming that saves cannot be rest. This is quickly followed on Tuesday by a release from Namco saying that there had been a "miscommunication" and that players will in fact be able to reset saves on the cart.
Sony announces that it is bringing Japanese and US PSone emulators to the European PlayStation Store.
Gameloft reports that its sales are up 15 per cent year-over-year in the first half of 2011.
Japanese social and mobile gaming firm DeNA reports record sales for the seventh consecutive quarter.