Category Archives: GDC 2012
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 | 22:16 BST
EA Maxis has confirmed to SimCity will be sold on digital distribution platforms other than Origin, but the game will still require players log on to EA’s service to register the game. It has also said there won’t be mod support for the game, at least at launch.
Tue, Mar 27, 2012 | 19:58 BST
A video for the UDK-developed Depth was released during GDC, and it’s posted below. The indie game, developed by a team of super-modders, is an aquatic stealth game where you are a diver looking for treasure while floating around in the pretty ocean wearing scuba gear. If that sounds snooze inducing to you, why not try your hand at playing a shark instead? Yeah. That’s sounds about right, doesn’t it? Plus, it’s multiplayer. Even better, knowing you can eat your friends, isn’t it? Thanks, RPS.
Thu, Mar 22, 2012 | 13:44 GMT
Funcom has released a set of screenshots to the public which handed out to the press at GDC, and we’ve got them for you below.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 | 15:06 GMT
Thought you’d seen everything from GDC? Funcom’s released a 30-minute video presentation of upcoming MMO The Secret World. In 1080p!
Mon, Mar 19, 2012 | 01:15 GMT
Critics in general are tough to please, but what about when your critic is the man who created the very franchise that you’ve worked so tirelessly to reboot?
Wed, Mar 14, 2012 | 12:00 GMT
Next Xbox, PS4 need to deliver “maximum amount of power” for consoles to “remain relevant for another generation,” says Epic
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 19:09 GMT
Markus “Notch” Persson has said it will be a while before Tim Schafer will have the time to begin work on Psychonauts 2.
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 18:57 GMT
Piranha Games has released the GDC video for MechWarrior Online, its free-to-play revival of the classic mech sim series.
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 15:12 GMT
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 15:51 GMT
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 16:08 GMT
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 16:20 GMT
Ubisoft Toronto’s Jade Raymond has said developers need to “get started on the next technologies moving forward,” whether it’s consoles, mobile, or PC. However, she doesn’t feel home consoles are on the way out any time soon.
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 14:27 GMT
Keiji Inafune has said despite not having had a chance to get his hands on Wii U, he is confident “it must be impressive.”
Mon, Mar 12, 2012 | 17:57 GMT
UBM’s announced 22,500 people attended this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Mon, Mar 12, 2012 | 05:41 GMT
The visual whizzes at Crytek have shown off what they expect the next round of hardware to live up to.
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 20:30 GMT
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 18:18 GMT
During a Move-centric GDC panel, president and co-founder of The Workshop, Peter Akemann, noted the team’s Sorcery title had been in development for three years and due to the reception it received at E3 2010, Sony “doubled down” on the game which led to a change in nature and direction thus becoming a ‘killer app’ for Move.
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 17:26 GMT
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 16:17 GMT
Trine 2 will be the recipient of DLC this summer which is set to include six new stages, a new story and new skills along with some returning favorites.
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 14:25 GMT
Activision has announced two additional US pre-order incentives for Prototype 2 through Amazon and Best Buy.