Fri, Apr 01, 2011 | 21:36 BST
Friday Shorts – evening edition: STO, Oberon, Angry Birds Rio, Pranks
The day is almost over, and the weekend is nipping at our heels like the Fool’s little dog. Hopefully you got a few jokes and pranks in today, if not, there’s always next year.
- Cryptic has finally launched Star Trek Online’s Foundry mission editor.
- 1UP has a list of today’s April Fool’s Pranks courtesy of the games industry.
- Nippon Ichi has opened two new game studios, bringing its total to five subsidiaries and the hopes of releasing four major titles a year.
- SEGA has released a new Thor trailer for the Wii version of the game.
- StarDrone launches on PSN and Move next week, and Plus members will get a discount.
- Oberon plans to shut down internal game development.
- The beta for Metal Assault has started and there’s a PvP trailer out for it as well.
- Angry Birds Rio has been downloaded 10 million times in 10 days.
- Capcom Unity is streaming live from WonderCon.
- Those who play MMOs should check whether or not their game is having an event today.
- A new MLB 11: The Show trailer has been released. It’s called Home Run Derby.