Category Archives: Hot
Wed, Jul 17, 2013 | 03:47 BST
Despite the fact that gun debates within the US government basically don’t happen while it took the Supreme Court to decide that the creation of video games is protected by the freedom of expression, the Entertainment Software Association managed to beat the National Rifle Association in lobbying bills last year, $4.8 million to $3 million, notes GamesIndustry International. The why of this is inside.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 10:54 GMT
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 15:17 GMT
The Academy of Interactive Arts and Science has announced Gabe Newell will be the 17th inductee into the AIAS Hall of Fame. Valve’s co-founder and president will also headline the D.I.C.E. 2013 Summit stage as Thursday conference keynote speaker.
Tue, Jun 05, 2012 | 09:17 BST
Sony has released a fresh batch of screenshots for God of War: Ascension, showing off both the game’s singleplayer and multiplayer components. God of War: Ascension is scheduled for release on March 12, 2013.
Tue, Jun 05, 2012 | 04:27 BST
During Sony’s E3 2012 press conference, Quantic Dream CEO David Cage confirmed that the company’s next project will be the title Beyond: Two Souls, as was rumoured earlier today.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 | 08:15 BST
In a world where sequels, “spiritual successors” and long-overdue reboots are getting thrown around like nobody’s business, developers are struggling to keep all the people happy all the time. A lot of them are taking the unusual approach of changing virtually everything about the game in order to release their new, loosely-affiliated project. Rockstar Games, on the other hand, figure that “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” promising that Max Payne 3 will be full of the things we know and love from the first two.
Thu, Sep 22, 2011 | 09:50 BST
By now, everybody’s surely seen – or at least heard of – the “Games Transfer Phenomena” report that has been all over the internet after an article appeared in both the Metro and the Daily Mail. Most gamers I know have been outraged – and so, it appears, has the study’s co-author.
Thu, Sep 15, 2011 | 06:47 BST
Planning on stocking up on some PlayStation Vita games when the handheld is finally released? We’ve got a sneaky peek at what the boxes will look like, stacked on your shelves.
Fri, May 13, 2011 | 03:07 BST
With the worldwide release of L.A. Noire less than a week away, gamers are waiting with bated breath to see if Rockstar Games’ new crime thriller can live up to the hype. Wait no longer, a UK paper has gone ahead and published its review of the game a little ahead of schedule.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 22:23 GMT
Welcome to my weekly deals, where once every seven days I bring you the cream of the crop of cheap games from anyone who will sell them to you. If you’re planning on buying a console any time soon, make sure to look at the deal of the week. For regular updates on when games are cheap, make sure to go to SavyGamer.co.uk.
This week’s games are hidden beneath the cut.
Mon, Feb 14, 2011 | 22:21 GMT
Update: An Activision rep, unsurprisingly, replied to us with a quick, no frills “Activision doesn’t comment on industry rumor and speculation.” As always, we’ll fall back on an old cliche: that’s not a “no.”
Original Story: “Saw it coming.”
Said the man who got blindsided by a speeding train.
Sat, Feb 12, 2011 | 09:33 GMT
The news never stops. You can’t keep up with it all. You’d go mad. Fortunately, we’re already insane, so we’ve done it for you.
Fri, Feb 11, 2011 | 05:01 GMT
World of Warcraft is great and all, but come on: it’s been more than six years. At this point, you’d probably be willing to play a Big Rigs: Over the Road racing MMO. At least it’d be different.
Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime, though, isn’t going to leave you high and dry. As he put it: “To break the mold, sometimes you have to start over.”
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 07:56 GMT
Activision financials: Revenue at $4.8 billion, major franchise cuts include Guitar Hero and True Crime
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 23:50 GMT
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 19:26 GMT
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 07:22 GMT
Cheaters never prosper.
And neither, it appears, does anyone else who gets caught up in their silly scandals.
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 05:13 GMT
Beware, though, for all is not as it seems.
(This cryptic message has been brought to you by the Spoiler Association for Spoilers. Click through at your own peril. Come on, you know you want to.)
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 15:23 GMT
Aliens vs Predator developer Rebellion is reportedly beavering away at a multiplayer, third-person shooter for the NGP.
Mon, Feb 07, 2011 | 13:05 GMT