Author Archives: Nick Akerman
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 14:35 GMT
Over half a million players have signed up for TERA: Rising since the MMO switched to a free-to-play model.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 12:02 GMT
Are you ready to see Skyrim in a different light? Better strip off and throw your woolie hats away. Bethesda’s land just got tropical.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 11:41 GMT
Jason Rohrer’s The Castle Doctrine is available right now for PC, Mac and Linux.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 11:23 GMT
Steve Piggott, lead game designer on Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, has indicated the game is set to receive a batch of mod tools sometime in the near future.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 11:10 GMT
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has announced a new Flipnote Studio animation program for the 3DS.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 10:54 GMT
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 10:35 GMT
The Indie Megabooth makes a return to PAX East this year, and it’s looking pretty crowded. Visitors can expect to see 50 developers showcasing 62 games across the designated showfloor.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 10:17 GMT
Here’s one to search for in your memory bank. Ty the Tasmanian Tiger is scheduled to return in a new PC and mobile game developed by Krome Studios.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 20:03 GMT
After a strong couple of years, it appears the Kickstarter craze appears to be slowing.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 14:02 GMT
“This is crazy”. No Baird, it’s not. It’s an annual sequel, the complete opposite of crazy. Oh, you’ve got a new squad of mates to show us? Okay, that is crazy.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 09:32 GMT
Kickstarter can be highly unstable. That’s the view of Jordan Weisman, leader of Hairbrained Schemes, the team behind Shadowrun Returns.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 17:38 GMT
Microsoft has announced its Games on Demand Xbox 360 service is gearing up for a run of huge discounts. Prices will be slashed from February 26 to March 4, although we are yet to find out what reductions will be made.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 17:04 GMT
Will Wright has discussed his experience with Maxis’ SimCity reboot in a recently-released video from EA.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 16:04 GMT
Sony will offer buyers of Ratchet & Clank: QForce two free Vita games after the handheld version of the game received a second delay.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 20:22 GMT
Hideo Kojima has confirmed he is interested in making more Metal Gear spin-offs, if the studio and angle of the game is right.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 20:25 GMT
Hideo Kojima has spoken to VG247′s Dave Cook about Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes. It seems the Metal Gear Solid designer is fearful for the series’ next iteration.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 15:05 GMT
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 14:36 GMT
Watch Dogs may have received an impressive single-player demo at Wednesday’s PS4 reveal, but Ubisoft has been particularly quiet about the game’s multiplayer. Creative director Jonathan Morin decided to shed some light in a recent interview.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 13:55 GMT
Sony has revealed its PlayStation Plus updates for March. The line-up includes three PS3 games and two PS Vita titles, and may signal the best batch of free content subscribers have received so far.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 12:34 GMT
Vblank Entertainment’s Retro City Rampage will be ready to bring its numerous gaming references to Wii next week.