Author Archives: Brenna Hillier
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 02:45 GMT
Riot Games has elected to change policies on professional League of Legends players’ streaming activities following negative community reaction.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 02:23 GMT
Torment: Tides of Numenera crowdfunding backers have voted for inXile to implement turn-based combat rather than a real-time with pausing system as seen in spiritual precursor Planescape: Torment and many classic CRPGs.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 00:35 GMT
EA has handed over $1.65 million to the American Cancer Society, just part of a whopping total the publisher raised for charity by offering a pay-what-you-want bundle.
Sun, Dec 08, 2013 | 22:51 GMT
Halo 5 developer 343 Industries has snapped up former Crystal Dynamics staffer Tim Longo.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 04:38 GMT
War of the Vikings, Fatshark’s in-beta followup to War of the Roses, is open to all comers this weekend, and even has some new content to show off.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 02:07 GMT
Japanese publisher Tecmo Koei will introduce tiered limits on monthly spending in its social games, to protect parents from nasty bills.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 01:48 GMT
Core members of Sony Liverpool have formed a new studio called Firesprite, keeping the Psygnosis torch alight.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 00:33 GMT
Deep Down’s armour and equipment will vary depending on what era of dungeon the player explores.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 00:16 GMT
Ouya is now accepting BitCoins on its game store, the platform announced on Twitter, so if you’re one of the people who uses and Ouya and also uses Internet currencies, hooray for you. Ouya, if you’ve missed it, is an Android-based micro-console which insists on all games providing a free-to-play or trial option.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 00:06 GMT
Bayonetta creator Hideki Kamiya isn’t in direct charge of the upcoming sequel, and not entirely by choice.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 00:01 GMT
PlayStation CEO Andrew House expects the PS4 to outsell the PS3, which has achieved over 80 million sales to date.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 09:40 GMT
Fallout 4 is not going to be on show at Spike VGX this weekend, according to Bethesda executive Pete Hines.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 21:45 GMT
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is free this weekend on Steam; download it here to try the racer until 1PM PT on Sunday. If you like what you see, you can pick it up at 75% off until December 10, and it;s also available in a thrifty four pack so you can rope in three friends for multiplayer fun. More details on Steam.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 21:32 GMT
The Wii U’s “underwhelming” performance has industry analyst Michael Pachter hedgng bets on Nintendo for the coming generation.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 01:12 GMT
The majority of the cast for the Warcraft film has been revealed, with a few surprises, some expected names, and at least one actor still to sign on the dotted line.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 15:45 GMT
Steam Greenlight has passed 100 new titles through its community-powered approvals process, granting the possibility of release to a disparate bunch of indies.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 23:35 GMT
League of Legends players who sign on to professionally in Season Four are contractually obliged not to livestream gameplay sessions of competing products.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 23:10 GMT
FIFA 14 is so popular and widely-played that its players tot up 1.9 million saves, 338,000 wins, 459,000 games, 3.66 million shots and 991,000 goals every hour and a half.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 11:15 GMT
Gran Turismo’s most expensive vehicle, the Jaguar XJ13, will cost £120 is you insist on paying for it upfront rather than earning it the hard way.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 22:38 GMT
DayZ’s upcoming standalone alpha isn’t going to be a lot of fun for those who aren’t excited by an inside look at development, creative lead Dean “Rocket” Hall has warned.