Author Archives: Brenna Hillier
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 09:03 GMT
Online passes look to have gone the way of the dodo. Brenna pauses in her celebratory cheerleading to ask why, and what might be coming in its place.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 04:38 GMT
Facebook has released a list of the most successfuls releases to grace the social network’s gaming platform this year, charting some interesting trends.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 04:28 GMT
Earth Defense Force 2025′s Fencer is a heavily-armoured, dual-wielding soldier who can be relied on to do the kind of jobs you’d normally call in a tank for. See the big man in action through the break.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 02:44 GMT
Hand of Fate’s development team has successfully wooed David Goldfarb, best known for Payday 2 and Battlefield 3, into serving as a guest designer.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 02:23 GMT
EA, the publisher voted Worst Company in America two years running, has just scored at least its third gong as one of the best places in the nation to work.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 02:06 GMT
Dota 2 is hosting an end-of-year holiday event called Frostivus this month, and although we don’t have concrete details yet, Valve has begun teasing the festive happenings.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 01:39 GMT
The Walking Dead developer Telltale has released a Vine teaser for Season Two, which comes with a content warning for feelings.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 09:43 GMT
Dead Space developer Visceral Games seems to be hiring for an unannounced new project.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Fez has passed the million sales milestone, triumphantly overcoming its scandal-ridden history.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 10:21 GMT
Grand Theft Auto 5 will spawn first major single-player additions sometime next year.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 00:21 GMT
Rock Band, Dance Central and Fantasia: Music Evolved developer Harmonix has issues an unannounced but small number of lay-offs.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 22:27 GMT
Microisoft has rolled out extra security features to help account holders across all platforms remain in control of their data, amid reports of NSA snooping on services including Xbox Live.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 22:14 GMT
Sony has extended a period of scheduled maintenance on the North American PlayStation Network. Originally intended to end at 2:00PM PT, the limited downtime will now last until at least 4:00PM PT. The maintenance will enable the activation of additional portable devices on a single PSN or SEN ID, and although active users should still be able to play online and use apps, you may not be able to access the PlayStation Store, PlayStation Home and Account Management.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 21:58 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s first post-launch multiplayer DLC pack arrives with this week’s console update, bringing three new personas.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 21:47 GMT
Halo: Spartan Assault makes the jump from Windows 8 and Windows Phone this month, popping onto your Xbox One before Chrimbo.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 21:34 GMT
PlayStation 4 is significantly outselling Xbox One, Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter said in a recent note to investors.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 08:09 GMT
With Forza 5, Need for Speed: Rivals and Gran Turismo 6 lined up on her shelf, Brenna’s been putting time into a 15 year old racer. Eutechnyx talks Total Drivin, the game that kicked off its love affair with racing.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 05:16 GMT
Square Enix has released first details of Bravely Second, the Bravely Default: Flying Fairy sequel announced last week.
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.