Category Archives: GDC 2011
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 20:19 GMT
BigPoint and Artplant provided an overview of the browser-based, free-to-play MMO A Game of Thrones at GDC this week and IGN was lucky enough to attend the chat and dish on the details.
Wed, Mar 07, 2012 | 21:51 GMT
PlanetSide 2′s senior art director Tramell Isaac has said the development team plans to constantly add new items to the game’s store on regular basis.
Wed, Mar 23, 2011 | 20:09 GMT
One of the highlights of GDC, the classic game post-mortem talks, have just been made available to watch online free of charge.
Tue, Mar 22, 2011 | 13:34 GMT
Research firm EEDAR has said that over half of Xbox 360 owners have bought a downloadable title.
Tue, Mar 15, 2011 | 05:34 GMT
Eat, Sleep, Play co-founder David Jaffe has said that Twisted Metal was previously planned as a PSN title rather than a full-blown Blu-ray retail release.
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 | 18:29 GMT
ArenaNet and NCsoft have released screenshots and a trailer of the thief from Guild Wars 2. Hit the break for some sexy.
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 | 16:46 GMT
A gritty sci-fi shooter from the makers of… Scribblenauts? To quote one of today’s greatest cultural luminaries: “all the ladies in the house say ‘whaaat?’” But that’s exactly where 5th Cell is headed, and lest you fear the developer’s colorful creative streak has aged to a dull gray, know this: Hybrid was one of our favorite games at GDC.
Thu, Apr 14, 2011 | 03:03 BST
Lord of the Rings: War in the North is the spiritual successor to Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance and the mature Tolkein game you’ve been waiting for. GDC impressions inside.
Wed, Mar 09, 2011 | 11:02 GMT
Epic’s released a direct-feed video of the Unreal Engine 3 demo it showed at GDC last week. The clip, which showed the company’s outlook on next-gen, was put online in off-screen form on Friday. But now you’ve got the whole banana. Everyone wins. Watch the video below, via IGN. Read Nathan’s impressions from the demo here.
Wed, Mar 30, 2011 | 16:04 BST
Sergeant James Heller is pissed off – and for good reason. His Iraq tour’s over and his wife and children have been killed by Blacklight. He blames Alex Mercer. Welcome to Prototype 2.
Wed, Mar 09, 2011 | 14:32 GMT
Naughty Dog’s released all-new info on Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception, as well as a video of one of the game’s cut-scenes.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 19:16 GMT
Suda 51′s working on a new project. We saw it at GDC. For some, that’s everything you need to know. For everyone else, here’s this feature.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 23:25 GMT
Damion Schubert, lead systems designer on Star Wars: The Old Republic, has commented that the lifeblood of MMO’s – multiplayer gaming – is inherently “hardcore”, and discussed the challenge of getting solo players involved in these vital features.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 19:35 GMT
Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki has detailed how Shenmue III would have ended the trilogy. Warning: this is not really true.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 15:31 GMT
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 13:19 GMT
After Epic showed off its next-gen look at Unreal Engine 3 tech at GDC last week, Crytek hit back with a look at the latest iteration of CryEngine 3. It’s pretty amazing stuff, truth be told. Watch the video below, via RPS. GT also has an interview with Crytek’s Sean Tracey about the tech: that’s down there too.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 06:20 GMT
Former baseball star creates fantasy RPG. Can it be good? Curt Schilling’s Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning aims to try.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 13:05 GMT
GDC 11 showed Nintendo lacking with the impending 3DS as Apple dropped any pretence about its intentions on the gaming space.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 10:37 GMT
Hit the break to see all the news that are digestable in short-based form.
Sun, Mar 06, 2011 | 23:22 GMT
At a GDC panel called “Breaking into AAA Game Development”, a number of noted developers said the best way to get a job in the games industry is to start making games.