Category Archives: GDC 2012
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 19:40 GMT
Red 5 has released a developer diary for FireFall. The main subject of the video is world building, and how it promotes and expanded sense of exploration. Areas in the game designed for PvP will also allow PvE interaction and what would any MMO be without the ability to gather items to be used as resources? One missing out on something, surely. What looks really cool to us the ability to explore to your heart’s content on a vehicle. See for yourself below, courtesy of IGN’s YouTube channel. The game is currently in beta, and more users are to be let in before it ceases in preparation for launch later this year.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 19:46 GMT
The pre-order version of the Dark Edition for The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition on 360, exclusive GAME, has sold out, according to Namco.
Good news for GAME, there. Meanwhile, CD Projekt has said it recommends folks buying the RPG for the console install the game on their hard drives
in order to avoid performance issues.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 20:06 GMT
CCP has said that Sony didn’t just “relax” its PSN policies so Dust 514 would work on PS3, it removed” them entirely so the free-to-play title could launch and update without any barriers.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 20:12 GMT
Kalypso has released the first teaser video for Omerta – City of Gangsters. Announced during GDC, the strategy title is a PC-exclusive and slated for release in Q4.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 19:08 GMT
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 17:52 GMT
Gaikai has announced an agreement with Warner Bros. which incorporates playable, browser-based game demos for the Lord of the Rings Online as well as Dungeons & Dragons Online which will be the first MMOs to surface on the streaming service.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 17:12 GMT
Ubisoft has released a new video for Rayman 3 HD which explores the various enemies in the game.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 18:43 GMT
Sony UK VP and MD Fergal Gara has said Sony could have done ” a better job” on the titles it has brought to market for the PlayStation Move.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 17:05 GMT
Sony has released a video featuring David Cage speaking about KARA, a showcase of development technology which was revealed at GDC yesterday. Watch it below.
Fri, Mar 09, 2012 | 08:17 GMT
David Cage’s Kara demo was always going to be GDC’s headline. Nathan Grayson grills the French maestro on life after Heavy Rain.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 18:30 GMT
Ed Beach, lead designer on Civilization V and its expansion Gods and Kings, has told Joystiq the team made three changes to the game based on community feedback: AI no longer holds grudges; religion, diplomacy and combat were added or overhauled; and the combat tech tree doesn’t contain “dead ends” anymore.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 19:11 GMT
Paradox Interactive and Fatshark have finally released a trailer featuring gameplay for the multiplayer action title War of the Roses.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 18:20 GMT
Much like movie theaters when the television was introductory to the home, gaming consoles on the decline as customers “move to a new solution” and to Ngmoco’s Ben Cousins the new solution are mobile and mobile platforms.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 09:43 GMT
Epic hopes next-gen tech Unreal Engine 4 will get a public airing this year, it has said at a GDC press conference
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 09:33 GMT
Developers that are thinking of going down the Kickstarter route for developing games need to research it out before jumping into it head first, according to Awkward Hug co-founder Julie Coniglio.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 08:30 GMT
Sony announced at GDC 2012 that its motion control peripheral has past a significant milestone.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 09:12 GMT
Valve “won” the Game Developers Choice Awards, but The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’s single gong is the best of them all.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 03:27 GMT
The annual Independent Games Awards presented a wide spread of genres and styles with this year’s winners.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 02:35 GMT
In an inflammatory presentation at GDC 2012, Mega Man creator and Resident Evil producer Keiji Inafune told the Japanese games industry to pull its finger out.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 01:55 GMT
DICE has announced that PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Battlefield 3 players will soon have access to the same customisable server options as their PC counterparts.