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Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada resigns

by 1 year ago

    Yoichi Wada, CEO of Square Enix since 2000, is resigning from the company and will be replaced by Yousuke Matsuda. Wada's resignation follows the announcement that the company will lose …

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    Tencent now owns 40 percent of Epic Games

    by 1 year ago

      Tencent has purchased 48.4 percent of Epic Games’ issued share capital, which equates to owning 40 percent of the total Epic Games capital. The Chinese internet company gained the ability …

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      Nvidia’s Jen-Hsun Huang demos “Face Works” rendering technology on the Geforce Titan GPU – video inside

      by 1 year ago

      If you want to have a look at what's coming (hopefully, soon) to your console or PC in the future, Nvidia has a tech demo you really have to see. …

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      Unity development platform coming to PS4, Vita, PS Mobile and Sony’s cloud gaming service

      by 1 year ago

      Here's some news for those of you who are into the indie gaming scene. Unity, at this point the premiere game engine for mobile at least as far as indie …

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      Mike Capps Announces Change in Plans, Complete Withdrawal from Epic Games

      by 1 year ago

        Dr. Mike Capps, Ph.D., the auspicious, driving force behind Epic Games in his role as president, announced today via Facebook that he had permanently departed his post, and would no longer …

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        Jason West leaves Respawn Entertainment

        by 1 year ago

          Apparently Jason West--co-creator of Call of Duty and co-founder of Respawn Entertainment--has left his Respawn team back in May. It has been stated that his reason for leaving Respawn Entertainment …

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          [UPDATED] EA scraps Dead Space 4, citing disappointing sales

          by 1 year ago

            EA has cancelled development of Dead Space 4, which had been in pre-production at Visceral Studios and Visceral Montreal. Their reasoning? Dead Space 3 didn't sell well enough. According to …

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            SoftKinect to showcase new Gesture Recognition and Control at Mobile World Congress

            by 1 year ago

            Today begins the Mobile World Congress 2013, and it would appear that there could be some new things in the works when it comes to the world of motion capturing …

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            Black Thursday continues–EA lays off employees in L.A., Montreal

            by 1 year ago

              A rough day continues in the gaming industry.  As though layoffs at IGN, 1UP, UGO, and Gamespy weren't bad enough, we learned that EA is laying off employees in Los …

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              IGN hit hard by layoffs, shutting down 1UP, GameSpy and UGO

              by 1 year ago

                IGN will be laying off an unknown number of employees today, as a result of decisions made by parent company Ziff Davis. Ziff Davis acquired IGN earlier this month and …

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                Unreal Engine 4 “Elemental” running in real-time on PS4

                by 1 year ago

                You know who ruled the Xbox 360 / PS3 / and most recent PC titles?  Unreal Engine 3.   Know what's going to inevitably rule the PS4 / Xbox 720 era?  …

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                Wargaming acquires Gas Powered Games

                by 1 year ago

                  The folks behind World of Tanks and World of Warplanes, Wargaming, have acquired Gas Powered Games!  Not only did they pick up the company, they also picked up the team.  …

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