Tag Archives: Mark Kern
Fri, Aug 02, 2013 | 02:24 BST
Red 5 Studios boss Mark Kern has issued an apology for Firefall’s open beta launch woes in July, and detailed improvements implemented in the interim.
Sun, Jul 07, 2013 | 23:52 BST
Veteran MMO developer and Red 5 boss Mark Kern has said MMO developers spend huge amounts of money on content that most players will rush through, never to return.
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 17:28 BST
Firefall boss feels MMO developers have “killed a genre” by catering to accessibility over achievement
Red 5 Studios CEO, CCO and former World of Warcraft developer, Mark Kern believes that by making MMOs accessible to causal players, developers have “killed a genre.”
Wed, May 30, 2012 | 10:44 BST
Red 5, developer of free to play shooter Firefall, will launch a brand new studio in Cork in the Republic of Ireland, its been announced.
Thu, May 03, 2012 | 00:33 BST
Mark Kern, the former World of Warcraft designer now heading up Firefall developer Red 5, is ready to suit up and attend a funeral for consoles.
Sat, Jan 14, 2012 | 13:23 GMT
Ahead of a US House Committee discussion on SOPA next week, Firefall studio Red 5 and Destructoid will go offline on Monday for a 24 hour period in protest.
Thu, Oct 06, 2011 | 15:56 BST
Mark Kern, CEO of Red 5 Studios, feels MMOs need to evolve if the genre is to remain successful and avoid what he calls “The Circle of Suck.”
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 | 06:24 BST
Firefall! Firefall! Firefall! We have not one, but threee exciting things to share with you about the game today (the extra ‘e’ is because it’s excellent!). The game is introducing pets, has recently signed up a former Frag Doll to work on eSports, and company boss Mark Kern is more than happy to talk about his new baby.
Fri, Aug 05, 2011 | 07:02 BST
Although Firefall won’t have a traditionally structured pre-launch beta, you can get on board the game in the wake of PAX Prime.
Wed, Aug 03, 2011 | 06:37 BST
Free-to-play shooter Firefall looks set to arrive in the US just in time for the holidays.