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Blizzard: Old Republic can grow MMO market “if done right”

Friday, 18 March 2011 09:51 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Blizzard boss Frank Pearce has said BioWare’s Star Wars: The Old Republic can bring in growth to the MMO market, but only if it’s “done right.”

Speaking to MCV, Pearce said the MMO, the biggest competitor so far to Blizzard’s World of Warcraft, said that, as it was to Warcraft, building a universe that people hold dear would be a key driver for The Old Republic.

“This is a game that has an opportunity to grow the MMO market if done right and therefore is very important to the industry as a whole, not just EA,” he said.

Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime added the company hopes to see the title do well.

“It’s certainly a strong franchise and BioWare’s a great developer,” he said.

“We’ve talked about this internally and from our perspective we hope they make an enjoyable game because they’re going to bring in a lot of new players to the MMO genre, and those players’ idea of whether or not they like this type of game is going to be determined by that experience.”

Earlier this week, EA confirmed that 1.5 million users had signed up for the MMO’s beta.

It’ll release later this year, but not before July 1.

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15 Comments

  1. freedoms_stain

    Well, I can tell you right now Bioware, that woman in that there pic does not have big enough exposed cleavage. All MMO women require a minimum of a double D with a plunging neckline that travels dangerously past the navel.

    If you’re going to throw out the book on such a FUNDAMENTAL contemporary MMO feature you’ve failed before you’ve begun. Nobody wants to play an MMO if they can’t have ridiculously big hooters. FACT.

    #1 4 years ago
  2. StolenGlory

    @1

    Haha! Priceless :)

    #2 4 years ago
  3. RockTwist

    Well she isn’t even from The Old Republic MMO, that’s Bastila Shan from Knights of the Old Republic on Xbox so umm yeah.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. frosteternal

    @3

    True although her lightsaber was yellow… Why’d they make it green here?

    Anyway I hope Blizzard is right, I also hope Bioware does this right and HOPEFULLY EA will have little say in the matter… Since it kinda ruined Dragon Age II… I hate EA -_-

    #4 4 years ago
  5. RockTwist

    @4 Not sure, was some concept art released near the time KOTOR came out, probably just changed it due to her class in game.

    Her direct descendant Satele Shan is the leader of the Jedi in Old Republic.

    http://www.swtor.com/info/holonet/biographies/jedi-grand-master-satele-shan

    #5 4 years ago
  6. DSB

    Spoken like a guy who knows it won’t make a dent in his franchise :P

    @1 Double-D’s? Welcome to the 21st century! We’re talking at least F-cups now.

    #6 4 years ago
  7. RockTwist

    It’s more because competition is good, things have a habbit of getting incredibly stale if only one company controls the entire market. The more people different types of MMO bring in also increases the MMO player base which is win win for all companies – as when a gamers bored of one they often move to another. I highly doubt Blizzard want Old Republic to fail, they’re probably hoping exactly the opposite is true.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Zurtech

    @6

    I think he’s just pointing out the current state of the MMO genre has become quite complacent. And due to that the genre isn’t moving forward. I think he’s more interested in Bioware’s approach of making an MMO built around single player RPG style content.
    Only way to stop complacency is to have competition, and as he said TOR has the roots in place, a franchise people know with a lore they know and like, it already has customers just by being made. I think the “if done right” comment more refers to the tradtional RPG approach. Regardless if the average person doesn’t care for lore or story in an MMO the Devs do, and they want that story to be noted. People just don’t like reading a wall of text that basically says “go kill 8 pigs”.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. DSB

    @8 Really, you aren’t going to win people over by replacing that wall of text with a drawn out cutscene or dialogue interface. That’s just as pointless when you’re still going to be killing 10 rats. Nerds will appreciate that, but a hugely expensive MMO like this will need to bring in nerds, housewives, working fathers, bored gamers and clueless 13 year olds alike if it’s going to be competitive.

    Ultimately it’s going to come down to how fun it is to run around and kill stuff, how well engineered the endgame is going to be, and how much content there is to do both.

    I doubt that Bioware really think they’re going to create a monster simply by adding some voice actors and writing a novel for them to speak.

    I think it’s a little naive to think that Blizzard are going to look to Bioware to bring the genre forward. And all indications thus far are that Bioware are aiming to ape WoW’s gameplay, and just wrap it nicer. Morhaime is just being the bigger man because he’s quite confident that he can afford to.

    A bit like a soccer coach who knows his team is going to demolish the opposing one.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. RockTwist

    If Bioware bring in new people to the MMORPG genre, that’s good for Blizzard in the long run. It expands the market – i’d be suprised if Blizzard are playing the ‘bigger man’. The bigger the genre the more money they make, competition is good. Regardless of what you or I, think of Old Republic, it *does* appeal to people WoW does not.

    Sci-Fi Fans, Star Wars Fans, Bioware Fans – there’s a lot of potential new customers to the genre Blizzard will hope to win over with ‘Titan’.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Zurtech

    @DSB

    Sure TOR is built on the core mechanics of WoW. The player gets a quest, does the taks assigned, receives xp and is award with an item or in game currency too. this is repeated til the player reaches max level. Quests fall into catagories of kill mobs, kill mobs and collect a unique drop or loot items located within the world. That is literally all WoW has tho in terms of PvE level up content. Story segments are few and far between and the player has no impact on the overall story arch or questlines.
    TOR adds more traditional RPG elements to this, a story arch that changes to the player’s actions and/or choices. The voice acting and camera angles add a more immersive cinematic experience, the ability to change these cutscenes with dialog choices also keep replays fresh and give the players differing outcomes, which in turn re-enforces the action and consequence system common in many RPG titles. If anything this makes the experience more dynamic over single player RPGs due to a lack of quicksaving/laoding if something should happen due to a decision the player made. This does add replay value, coupled to the add feature each class has their own story and also has exclusive companions who in turn have their own stories all with varying conclusions.
    Bioware have said several times, they’re not wanting TOR to “take on WoW”, they want it to be alongside it. Bioware have also stated they want a more mature userbase. This was one of the design decisions behind the story cutscenes and conversation choices. The players who play WoW to grind in dungeons at end game and just rush through it all won’t want to sit around and see the story unfold before them, they are not the target audience of TOR and never have been. TOR has been aimed at RPG gamers and people who want to quite simply chill and see a story and have an active part in it. This is exactly what Morhaime is gettin at when he says about “if done right”. This brings new players to the MMO genre, it beings a new experience to current MMO players and it brings competition to Blizzard, which means the genre and potential profits go up. Players will and do try other products within a genre, only fanboys stay to one product and as such they’re the only ones who miss out. It’s all just basic business at the end of the day, competition means a growing consumer base, which in turn means the a healthier market.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. DSB

    Ultimately, if SWTOR gets a million subscribers, those subscribers are still going to be playing the very same stories in the very same world. It might be closer to a classic RPG, but it’s still not going to be anything like the original Mass Effect or Dragon Age: Origins.

    They might have a few linear arcs to choose from, but ultimately they’re going to have to end up in the same place. According to what Bioware has shown of that common end so far (basically nothing) it would seem to be with very little real consequence.

    It will certainly be more complex and extensive than WoW, but is that always a good thing? Do you want to go through a neverending web of cutscenes just to level up a different class? WoW might be bare bones, but the simplicity isn’t neccesarily a bad thing to those who play long enough to make that second, third or fourth playthrough.

    The problem with the statements you mention is that they don’t correspond to what they’re actually doing. By all accounts, SWTOR will be the most expensive game in EAs history, and that neccesitates certain expectations, that most certainly have to include WoW as the marketleader to beat.

    They don’t want to be the “cute” or the “intellectual” MMO, they quite obviously want to be “THE” MMO.

    I agree with you on the “if done right”, though. I just strongly doubt that it can be done. At this point the untapped userbase seems fairly limited, and like I state above, you’re going to need everyone and their grandmas to meet expectations.

    That’s not to mention the fact that the limited gameplay SWTOR has shown so far looks just like WoW with lightsabers, which also seems to be Ricitiellos pitch for the game.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. hitnrun

    @10 I’m not sure about Blizzard, necessarily. They’re hardly an “MMO company” – they’ve made one game. Sure, it’s the current undisputed king, but if you’re an MMO veteran you know that doesn’t mean anything. Titan won’t be any more immune to the prejudices of players who prefer their familiar grind than all the other “WoW-killers”, or the aspiring “killers” of previous kings. They’ll have to re-catch the lightning once they let it out of the bottle.

    @10, 11 That’s certainly possible, but the rub lies in the phenomenon of players coming to the genre and promptly leaving once they’re done with their niche. Forums are full, for example, of Japanophiles whose MMO experience is limited to FFXI or Phantasy Star Whatever. (Star Wars nerds who only played SWG are out there too, but in smaller numbers. You’d think Blizzard fans who only ever play WoW will be nonexistent, but I guess we won’t find out until WoW is eventually dethroned.)

    #13 4 years ago
  14. RockTwist

    @13 I’m most definately an MMO fan. I have no preferred company, nor am I under any illusion Blizzard are the be all and end all. I just meant purely from their perspective they’d want the market to expand so the market is ‘tappable’ for their next MMO. As someone else said, if it’s a sci-fi, then TOR will have a base they could advertise to.

    I just truly believe, people are underestimating The Old Republic. As an ex WoW player of 6 years, it and Guild Wars 2 have got my attention as to my next MMO fix – and considering only one has a sub fee i’m free to try and hopefully enjoy both.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. Zurtech

    In terms of End story, no-one can say for certain how that will play out except Bioware and I doubt they’re gonna tell people what the end climax is. All we know is that it has to be open ended, so neither of us can really comment properly on that. But I do get where ye’re comin from tho.

    And not at all, simplicity is good, but the amount of times you can replay the same things before they start to get repetitive can and does happen, it’s why WoW is loosing subs as it is, even with the changed low level content in Cata. As ye said about the second third and fourth playthroughs, that is something TOR has been made with in mind, the class specific stories and exclusive companion stories, those do add some variety to each playthrough.

    If you’ve noticed whenever there’s talk about TOR taking on WoW it’s always EA who say that, Bioware always say they want to be along side WoW and talk about the player base they’re aiming for. So sounds to me it’s the normal EA suits not knowing what the target audience is or fully knowing about the product in question.
    Quite simply Bioware seem to want to put the RPG into an MMORPG. There’s only one quest I can think of in WoW that gives the player choice, and that’s the one in Hillsbrad where the player can either play whack-a-mole with farmer’s heads or pluck them out the ground like a Pikmin.

    As for the limited gameplay, I get where ye’re comin from again, but personally I’d have to disagree, companions alone change that imo. The player is no longer force to be a tank, DPS or healer, the companions can take these roles on leaving the player to take a preferred role, it also means dungeons can be played with no need for players to be specific roles. Add to a few small mix ups of what the standard is in terms of ranged tanks and healers that can fight and not just stand in the corner and it’s hardly just “WoW with lightsabres”, it does try to experiment a little.

    #15 4 years ago

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  • Shovel Knight, Hotline Miami 2 discounted for Sony’s annual Spring Fever Sale

    Sony is hosting its annual Spring Fever Sale which runs for eight weeks and features a new title each week. The sale starts next week on March 3 with the launch of Helldivers. Here’s just a few items included in the sale: HELLDIVERS (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March 3 Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March […]

  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

    The Super Mario Gold amiibo which surfaced via a CPSIA certificate earlier this month will be a Walmart-exclusive, Nintendo has announced. The gold-colored Mario amiibo will be released the same day as the Mario Party 10 game for Wii U and will run you $12,96 at 3,000 participating Walmart stores in the US. Along with […]

  • Here’s an overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

    As new gameplay overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, culled from the Active Time Report, stream has been sent over by Square Enix. The video provides a look at the history and environments of the Kingdom of Orience; the 14 memebers of Class Zero; the battle system with customizable magic spells; and the ability […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

    A new video shown by Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata during the latest Active Time Report, contains a look at the game’s wildlife and ecology. You can watch the full stream two hour stream through here, or a smaller clip courtesy of GamesHQMedia below.

  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

    Fable Legends will be free-to-play when it launches on PC and Xbox One. According to Lionhead, the one versus four cross-platform title borrows from MOBA games such as Dota 2 and League of Legends as it will contain free, rotating heroes which will be added to a roster for a two week period. Once the […]

  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

    We have five pairs of tickets to giveaway for the Call of Duty European Championships, taking place in London this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday February 28 and Sunday March 1 at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. Winners can watch teams will go head to head for a $10,000 prize pot […]

  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

    Republique Remastered, which was announced earlier this month, is now available for Mac and PC. The game is 20% off through Steam, GOG and the Humble Store for $19.99 until March 4. Thereafter, it will run you $24.99. The Remastered edition contains all five episodes of the game, with 1-3 available now and the remaining […]

  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

    Isometric shooter LA Cops is coming to Xbox One on March 13. Already on Steam Early Access, the game looks like it’s been heavily inspired by Hotline Miami. Walk into a room, open fire, leave bloody puddles in your wake. It’s being published by Team 17. Check out the video below for some 70s cop […]

  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

    We’re giving away 10 Steam Wallet prizes worth $50 each to VG247 readers, courtesy of Bundle Stars. All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning $50 Steam credit is to enter your details below. Join the Bundle Stars Steam group for entry in the sweepstake, and gain extra entries for […]

  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

    Square is offering lapsed FF 14: A Realm Reborn players a chance to come back to the game for 10 days worth of free adventuring. Provided you’ve already bought and registered an account you’ll be able to play free of charge from Feb 27 to March 9. Square wants you to sample the new content […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Sledgehammer looking at “opportunities” to recreate classic Call of Duty maps

    Sledgehammer Games has told VG247 it’s looking at opportunities to recreate classic Call of Duty maps in Advanced Warfare. According to co-founder Michael Condrey, players of the latest Havoc DLC are asking how Exo abilities and verticality can be added to classic franchise maps. “We’re taking a look at some opportunities to really highlight the […]

  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

    Stuff was shot. But only one player emerged victorious. GTA Online player e031271 won last night’s VG247 reader playlist, beating myself, Matt and regulars solidorwot and Revolting. Congratulations, Mr e031271. A deserved victory. We play a GTA Online playlist in an open session every Wednesday on PS4, because it’s both funny and fun. Anyone’s welcome […]

  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

    A handful of leaked Destiny screens seem to confirm that The Reef location will be the new social space in Destiny. The new addition is likely to be revealed as part of the upcoming House of Wolves expansion. Reddit user Megamanexe4 dropped the screens on the site earlier this morning, along with grabs that reveal […]

  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

    Joe Madureira, creator of Darksiders, has released art that strongly suggests a Battle Chasers game is in the works. Battle Chasers was a comic book from the late 1990s that suffered notorious production problems between issues and was never finished. Madureira formed Airship Syndicate after the collapse of THQ, where he co-created Darksiders. His latest […]

  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

    The trailer for notorious horror movie Axe has been recreated in GTA 5. The shot for shot remake is the work of gigerbrick who has previously recreated exploitation flicks like Machete and Hostel using Lego. The original Axe movie was banned in 1984 in the UK but passed with cuts in the late 1990s. Movie […]

  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

    Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will include a year’s worth of paid DLC from the PC version of the game for free. The new-gen version of the game will be available June 2015, and includes almost all of the paid and free DLC released so far for Overkill’s popular first-person shooter. That DLC includes The Big […]

  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

    Mortal Kombat X won’t bypass Microsoft and Sony’s premium online play requirements. Reports that Mortal Kombat X wouldn’t require PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold started circling earlier this week thanks to a communications error. Answering fan questions on Twitter, producer Shaun Himmerick accidentally gave the impression that premium console subs would not be required […]

  • This is what Destiny players most want next

    Destiny patch 1.1.1 has resolved or at least addressed a number of complaints voiced by the community, but there are plenty more. des Destiny community manage David “Deej” Dague has put out a call for Guardians to share their concerns – or rather, what they think the community is most concerned about. “Set aside your […]

  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords. Google has developed an AI that can learn to play video games and devise brand new strategies. Let me just rephrase that: Google has created an AI that can teach itself new skills, including how to play video games. […]

  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

    Renowned Explorers: International Society is a turn-based strategy game from the team behind Reus, and it looks great. Renowned Explorers was announced almost a full year ago, but has been pretty quiet since then. Developer Abbey games has now announced that the game has hit alpha, and will be open to select testers soon. You […]

  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

    Cities: Skylines will fully support the modding community. Hailing from famously mod-friendly publisher Paradox, Cities: Skylines is a no-brainer for mod support – especially as a lack of mod support is one of the things SimCity was so heavily criticised for when it firts launched. In the developer diary below, Paradox’s Jakob Munthe is joined […]

  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

    Nosgoth, the free-to-play multiplayer brawler set in the Legacy of Kain universe, has been given a significant makeover. The major feature of the latest Nosogth game update is a new playable human character called the Vanguard. “Equipped with mighty throwing axes and a shield, the Vanguard can take more punishment than any human class that […]

  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

    Microsoft is offering $20 off 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions at the moment. An Xbox Live Gold 12 month subscription will normally set you back $60, but a Microsoft Store promotion has it on offer for $40. The offer is restricted to the US store. Although you can opt to grab your sub as […]

  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

    Tomb Raider will be Evan Daugherty’s second reboot of an established universe. The Tomb Raider movie reboot has signed on a writer and a distributor. Deadline reports Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3 writer Daugherty will write the film. Additionally, Warner Bros. has signed on to distribute, […]

  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

    Shelter 2 is a game in which you are a mother lynx and must protect a den of kittens. Yes, it’s delightful. Shelter 2 is coming to Mac and PC on March 9. Pre-orders are now available on Steam at 10% off or on GOG.com with a free skin and soundtrack, or 20% off if […]

  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s trailer is like a Transformer – there’s more than meets the eye. The new Batman: Arkham Knight trailer contains a number of codes. Eagle-eyed users have spotted four so far, and work on cracking their meaning is progressing. According to an /r/games thread rounding up results so far, the codes pertain to […]

  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

    Assassin’s Creed fans, don’t try this at home. Assassin’s Creed characters can survive falls of almost any distance as long as they aim for the haystacks scattered handily throughout the environment. As you probably deduced from your familiarity with common sense, this isn’t a real thing: falling from heights kills you, the same way a […]

  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

    PS4 is outselling Xbox One – but why? A new report may have the answer. Last month, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US again, returning it to the top of the charts after just two months away. Why? What has caused this reversal in fortunes in Microsoft’s home territory? According to a […]

  • Toejam and Earl are back with a new Kickstarter

    The early 90′s are alive and well in a new bid to bring back Toejam and Earl. Toejam and Earl released for Mega Drive (Genesis, Americans) in 1991, and the eponymous characters went on to count among Sega’s best-known characters. They appeared in a platformer, a light gun shooter and finally a 2002 Xbox game […]

  • New Wander trailer shows off Azertash form

    Wander is a collaborative, non-combat MMO in which you can take on a number of unique forms. Wander players begin as an ambulant tree called an Oren and can progress through several different bodies as they explore the environment, learning its secrets. One of these, which we’d not seen before this trailer, is the amphibious […]

  • SOMA approaching beta phase on PC and PS4

    SOMA, the new horror game from the Amnesia: The Dark Descent crew, is getting close to playable. Frictional Games has apologised for its recent silence over the project, but said it’s focused on reaching beta. Sorry all for the silence! We're closing in on Beta and everyone's working hard to get there. Once that's done, […]

  • Square Enix does not condone Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest HD Remaster

    Square Enix has said it’s not involved with a fan remake of Final Fantasy spin-off Mystic Quest. 1992 SNES game Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest is being remade by Dark Design as Mystic Quest HD Remaster. The developer is even taking pre-orders for the project. Unfortunately, it looks like it is in no position to be […]

  • New Hunger teaser released by LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers

    LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers Tarsier Studios have released a teaser trailer for Hunger, which was announced in May 2014 at the Nordic Game Conference. The game has been rumored to be the firm’s unannounced Sony project since 2010. Platforms are still to be announced, but the studio became a first-party SCE developer a few years back, […]

  • Here’s two Mario Party 10 overview videos, one featuring amiibo

    Overview videos for Mario Party 10 and the amiibo which work with the title have been released by Nintendo Japan. Obviously each one is in Japanese, but you get the gist all the same. Mario Party 10 releases on Wii U March 20 in North America and Europe. Thanks, AGB.

  • Clan Raids announced for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App

    Activision has announced a new Clan Raids mode will be made available through the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App. According to the CoD community blog, raids are time-based challenges where success earns you a spot on the Clan Raids leaderboards and new Clan Raid-exclusive in-game gear like the Equilibrium set. Clan members will […]

  • Play Battlefield Hardline starting March 12 through EA Access

    Xbox One users with an EA Access subscription will be able to play 10 hours worth of Battlefield Hardline starting March 12. EA Access members will are being granted access to the game five days before the street date, with full multiplayer and all saves transferring over into the main game. It was announced yesterday […]

  • This video summarizes the contents of Destiny patch 1.1.1

    With Destiny patch 1.1.1 now available, here’s a video summary of what to expect. In the video above, Arekkz Gaming gives you a rundown of the important bits in the update. Subscribe to Arekkz Gaming for more Destiny tips and trick through the link.

  • Destiny 1.1.1 patch notes out, update is live

    Destiny’s 1.1.1 patch arrives today, so if you have been kicked from activities, it means you will need to download the patch now that it’s live. We will be pushing the 1.1.1 patch for Destiny shortly. Players will be kicked from activities and required to download the patch. — Bungie Help (@BungieHelp) February 25, 2015 […]

  • Payday 2 packs based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number coming

    Starbreeze has announced another collaboration with Dennaton Games which will see masks based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number appear in Payday 2. The collaboration consists of two free updates when you acquire Hotline Miami 2 or its deluxe version on Steam from February 25. The two updates, called Hotline Miami Mask Pack and Jacket […]

  • Velocity 2X making its way onto Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One

    Velocity 2X will be released on Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One Futurlab has announced. The developer is in charge of the port, which will be published by Sierra. According to Futurlab, the deal with Sierra came about when self-publishing proved to be difficult due to spending “more time doing PR and marketing on Velocity […]

  • Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number finally has a release date

    A release date for Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number has been announced, finally. The game will arrive on Linux, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita March 10. It is now available for pre-order on GOG, Humble and Steam for 10% off for $13.49/£10.99. There’s also a Digital Special Edition available which includes tracks from […]