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Sony closes WipEout dev Sony Liverpool

by 1 year ago

    Sad news this morning as Sony closes WipEout developer Sony Liverpool.   Once known as Psygnosis, this company was responsible for Lemmings, Alundra, Colony Wars, The Killing Gameshow, the Formula One …

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    Guild Wars 2 declared fastest selling MMO in history, free trial scheduled

    by 1 year ago

    Have you heard of Guild Wars 2?  Clearly so has everyone else as it was determined to be the fastest selling Western MMO of all time.   Launched just nine months …

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    id’s John Carmack joins Oculus as chief technology officer

    by 1 year ago

      Co-founder of id Software and head designer for many games in the Wolfenstein, Doom, and Quake franchises John Carmack will be joining the company "Oculus." As you can guess, Oculus …

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      Trip Hawkins and Extreme Reality partner up for iPad Dev Contest

      by 1 year ago

      A little while ago, we interviewed Extreme Reality about their new motion gaming software that uses a standard 2D camera to track your movements and translate them into the game …

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      Activision releases quarterly earnings. Still making stupid amounts of money

      by 1 year ago

        Activision released their Q2 2013 earnings report, showing a net revenue of $1.05 billion as compared with $1.08 billion from Q2 of 2012.   Their recent deal with Vivendi allows them …

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        Vivendi sells its controlling interests in Activision Blizzard.

        by 1 year ago

          A deal has been apparently in the works for months, and according to Reuters today it has gone through. Bobby Kotick, Chief Executive Officer for Activision Blizzard, has successfully moved shares …

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          The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt finds a publisher for North America

          by 1 year ago

          We knew it would only be a matter of time but CD Projekt Red has finally found a North American publisher for their upcoming next-gen installment "The Witcher 3: Wild …

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          New studio Molten Games is a fusion of industry leaders

          by 1 year ago

            With dynamos like EA, Activision, and Ubisoft dominating the gaming landscape, it's easy for newcomers to go relatively unnoticed. Newly founded online game studio Molten Games, on the other hand, …

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            Worst company in America also #1 publisher for Western markets, iOS globally

            by 1 year ago

              It's cool to hate Electronic Arts right now. Actually, it's cool and it's somewhat reasonable, since eventually a company can only have so many gaffes in a row before everyone …

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              Spiel des Jahres Winners Announced

              by 1 year ago

              Grammy. Emmy. Tony. Oscar. Spiel des Jahres? Considered the Oscar of the board game industry, the Spiel des Jahres is handed out yearly by a jury of experts in Germany. …

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              Don Mattrick Reportedly Leaving Xbox To Join Zynga?!

              by 1 year ago

                After a rocky reception for the recently announced Xbox One, AllThingsD is reporting that Xbox spokesman Don Mattrick will be leaving Microsoft to take a new position at Zynga. The move appears …

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                Fraud and bankruptcy for Atlus parent company

                by 1 year ago

                  I must admit that Atlus is one of my favorite video game publishers.  They have brought over several games that are so offbeat that most other publishers are too hesitant …

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