Tag Archives: journey
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 11:40 BST
Journey: Collector’s Edition has hit PSN today, compiling all of developer thatgamecompany’s work, and a host of other bonus collectibles.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 01:03 BST
Thatgamecompany’s Journey swept the annual Game Developers Choice Awards in San Francisco tonight, taking six gongs from under the noses of its illustrious peers.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 02:44 GMT
Thatgamecompany founder Jenova Chen has clarified earlier comments about not receiving royalties from Sony on Journey, the fastest-selling PlayStation Network game to date.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 05:46 GMT
Journey is one year old this week, and to celebrate, thatgamecompany is hosting a sale on its online store. Save about $9 buy picking up a shirt, pack of art cards, and soundtrack for just $25. Shirts are available in women’s and unisex cuts.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 05:01 GMT
Journey executive producer Robin Hunicke has said the award-winning adventure probably won’t see a follow up.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 15:15 GMT
The British Academy Games Awards happened this evening, and Journey took home five awards. That’s not all: we’ll be posting video updates throughout the night, courtesy of Sam Clay.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 04:49 GMT
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 16:41 GMT
Journey and Flower art director Matt Nava, has formed his own studio called Giant Squid. The former thatgamecompany staffer’s site doesn’t list any projects currently in development, but the mission statement on the site states that “artistic games that deliver beautiful, meaningful, and timeless experiences” are the plan. Thanks: NeoGAF, Game Informer.
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | 08:55 GMT
The British Academnt Games Awards have announced its nominees for this year’s award ceremony, and Thatgamecompany’s critically-acclaimed Journey is leading the pack with eight nominations. We’ve got the full list of nominees here.
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 05:14 GMT
Dice Summit 2013 is well under way, and tonight Vegas plays host to one of the most coveted industry awards shows in the biz. Journey didn’t manage to score in all 11 categories it was nominated for, but thatgamecompany carried home eight trophies.
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 01:35 GMT
Although the critical and commercial pay-off may have been worth it, thatgamecompany skirted financial disaster while working on Journey.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 | 08:04 GMT
The PlayStation Network’s 12 Deals of Christmas is drawing to a close, but this tenth offer is a doozy. You can grab indie favourites The Unfinished Swan and Journey in a bundle for just £10/€13, or £9/€11.70 for PlayStation Plus subscribers. That’s down from £20/€26. As usual the deal is only available for two days so get cracking.
Mon, Dec 10, 2012 | 09:49 GMT
Journey composer Austin Wintory is up for a Grammy award for his soundtrack to thatgamecompany’s PS3 title, and has discussed the nature of game compositions and the perception of the non-gaming public to videogame tunes in a new interview. He even calls the scene the “Wild West”. Find out why below.
Thu, Dec 06, 2012 | 04:32 GMT
Journey’s orchestral score has been nominated for a Grammy award.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 13:30 GMT
Journey’s whimsical soundtrack has been compiled into a physical CD box set that can be yours to own from November 9th. The music, as composed by Austin Wintory is a charming dose orchestral strings and flutters. It’s all rather lovely. Check it out below.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 10:11 BST
Journey, the whimsical walk-em-up from Thatgamecompany has bagged the top festival prize at GameCity 2012, the annual showcase that champions creativity in games.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 20:37 BST
Thatgamecompany has announce book featuring the artwork of Journey will be released next month. Titled “The Art of Journey”, the hardcover was deigned and written by art director Matt Nava, and along with art from the game it contains information on what influenced the art direction. It also includes 3D models, AR smartphone interaction, and a PSN voucher for the game’s soundtrack. Watch the video below. Thanks, Joystiq.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 17:12 BST
The Journey: Collector’s Edition, which features trio of games as well as mini-game, is out today in the US.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 20:01 BST
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 | 02:42 BST