Tag Archives: chair entertainment
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 22:34 GMT
Infinity Blade has been chosen as the App Store’s App of the Week, and as such, will be free up to and including February 21. Go get it. The Chair Entertainment effort was built on a special version of the Unreal Engine, and even a few years on from its December 2010 release is among the best-looking iOS games out there. A sequel was produced but follow up Infinity Blade: Dungeons is on ice following the closure of Impossible Studios.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 | 23:15 GMT
Epic has opened a new online storefront, shilling its wares directly to the public. Gears of War, Bulletstorm, Jazz Jackrabbit, Infinity Blade and the upcoming Fortnite are all represented, and as well as your favourite properties, there’s also Unreal Engine and general Epic studio-branded gear. Available merchandise includes t-shirts and hoodies (none in women’s fits, unfortunately), artwork and pre-orders for an upcoming coffee mug. Epic isn’t the first to open a storefront of this kind; Ubisoft and BioWare both front similar initiatives, for example.
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 | 21:15 BST
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 17:40 BST
During a session at Develop, Epic’s Mark Rein said the idea for Infinity Blade was derived from “a rehash of an idea,” Chair Entertainment had for Kinect.
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 | 03:00 BST
Infinity Blade: Dungeons wasn’t conceived of as a spin-off to existing Infinity Blade games, Epic’s Rod Fergusson has revealed.
Tue, May 22, 2012 | 04:36 BST
Chair has announced a free content update for Infinity Blade 2, adding new features, environments, enemies and equipment.
Mon, Apr 02, 2012 | 00:54 BST
For a limited time you can grab the original Infinity Blade for just 99 cents. The RPG was the first proper game to show off how well the Unreal Engine runs on iDevice, and although surpassed by its sequel, is still one of the finest games for your smartphone. Especially for a buck; it normally goes for around $6 depending on territory.
Fri, Mar 16, 2012 | 01:00 GMT
Chair has released a new patch for Infinity Blade II, promising a bit of extra visual ommph to go with that shiny new retina display.
Wed, Mar 07, 2012 | 20:09 GMT
At Apple’s media event in San Francisco, Epic Games unveiled Infinity Blade: Dungeons, a new adventure set in the Infinity Blade universe.
Thu, Jan 05, 2012 | 16:27 GMT
Epic and ChAIR Entertainment have announced that earnings from the Infinity Blade franchise have hit more than $30 million.
Fri, Dec 02, 2011 | 02:39 GMT
A post on the Epic Games forums identifies and promises a fix for users experiencing problems on older Apple devices. Only iPad 1 and iPod Touch devices seem to be affected, and even then, only if a large number of apps are installed, due to a problem with how icons are cached. Chair promises a quick fix, and in the meantime, recommends players restart their device before playing.
Thu, Dec 01, 2011 | 20:46 GMT
Epic and Chair Entertainment have released a launch trailer for Infinity Blade II, which is now available on the App Store. It really makes us wish we had an iOS device just so we can play it. If you own a iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2 or iPod touch (3rd and 4th gen) device, it can be yours for $6.99.
Thu, Dec 01, 2011 | 16:34 GMT
Chair Entertainment co-founder Donald Mustard won’t repeat the “death march” development cycle of Infinity Blade II.
Tue, Nov 29, 2011 | 19:08 GMT
Epic has released a developer diary for Infinity Blade II, which features Chair Entertainment’s Simon Hurley and Donald Mustard explaining and demonstrating the game’s new attacks.
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 | 01:07 GMT
With the sequel to its smash-hit iOS game, Infinity Blade II, Chair has injected more variety into the environments.
Tue, Nov 15, 2011 | 01:04 GMT
Gamespot has a developer diary for Chair’s upcoming Infinity Blade II, which gives some details on the game’s hero, Cyrus, and his quest to find someone called the Worker now that the world lacks a supreme ruler. There are snippets of in-game footage to be seen, plus some teasing references to the overall story of the world.
Infinity Blade II releases on December 1. The original game set records as the fastest-grossing release on the App Store and set a standard for Unreal Engine on iOS.
Wed, Oct 05, 2011 | 19:10 BST
Epic and Chair have released an update for Infinity Blade on iPhone and iPad. The update includes the new RookBane enemy, new magic rings, swords, shields, and helmets. It also gives you a peek at Infinity Blade II and the upcoming novel Infinity Blade: Awakening from author Brandon Sanderson. The free upgrade also compatible with iOS 5 and iPhone 4S, the later of which releases on October 14. Infinity Blade II is out December 1.
Sat, Sep 17, 2011 | 02:37 BST
Epic design boss Cliff Bleszisnki has confirmed that Shadow Complex 2 is “largely designed,” with the company looking for a partner to bring it to the masses.
Fri, Aug 05, 2011 | 02:37 BST
Smash iOS hit Infinity Blade is on sale for £1.99 ($2.99 and €2.39), down from its usual £3.99 price point.
The Unreal Engine-powered action RPG chalked up $11 million in sales in its first six months.
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 | 15:35 BST
Epic and Chair Entertainment confirmed today that Infinity Blade has surpassed $11 million in sales since its release on iPad.