Tag Archives: PopCap
Sun, Dec 09, 2012 | 23:54 GMT
The studio behind Plants Vs. Zombies, Bejeweled and Peggle has posted an ad in search of a generalist software engineer to build a AAA console title and with experience using the Frostbite 2 engine.
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 | 23:38 BST
Popcap and the American Dental Association have joined forces to help combat “zombie mouth” this Hallowe’en.
Wed, Aug 08, 2012 | 14:27 BST
Zen Pinball 2 is heading to PS3 and PS Vita in September, and will come with a mystery PopCap-flavoured surprise.
Mon, Apr 16, 2012 | 12:50 BST
EA has denied it’s preparing for a massive rearrangement of staff, with as many as 1,000 jobs reported to be on the chopping block.
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 | 23:04 BST
EA has announced in New York City today that the latest game from casual game mega-company PopCap will be called Popcorn Dragon. More »
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 | 11:08 BST
Tue, Aug 16, 2011 | 12:46 BST
PopCap and EA sitting in a tree, working on each others’ IPs.
Wed, Jul 13, 2011 | 13:17 BST
EA and PopCap are officially an item. “Pegglefield” jokes aside, is the sky falling in? Is this a giant, JR-shaped nail in the company’s creative coffin? Nathan Grayson does the thinking for you.
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 08:29 BST
Love, loss, car chases, frequent Godzilla references – The Weekly Wrap has one of these things. Read on for the shocking answer, along with a nice helping of the week’s biggest news.
Thu, Jun 02, 2011 | 10:18 BST
360-PS3-PC. It’s the simultaneous game release Holy Trinity, and without it, all our goat sacrifices would be in vain. Also, business models. PopCap worldwide game development head Ed Allard, however, isn’t quite so gung-ho about the industry standard. After all, what’s the point of developing for multiple platforms if your game only fits one of them?
Wed, May 18, 2011 | 15:12 BST
Loads of little stuff happening for your Wednesday. More than your brain can handle, so, we’ll make it short and sort-of sweet for you.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 21:16 GMT
Because there are loads of little stories and not loads of time.
Wed, Jan 19, 2011 | 07:02 GMT
Tue, Jan 18, 2011 | 05:46 GMT
Ever annoyed by the way your friends’ iPhones seem to have practically melded with their faces?
Soon, you’ll at least understand why.
Wed, Jul 28, 2010 | 08:27 BST
Michael Jackson zombie wanted to be bad. He really, really did.
But instead, he just beat it.
Sat, Jul 10, 2010 | 08:19 BST
Plants vs. Zombies, presumably the most popular piece of media ever about one incredibly fertile patch of soil’s bid to end the zombie apocalypse, could be getting ready to sprout a sequel, if an image released by PopCap is any indication.
Fri, Feb 26, 2010 | 04:30 GMT
“So guys, get this: I had this awesome idea for an action-packed videogame. About gardening! Also, there’ll be zombies and bowling minigames and we’ll market it to a casual audience!”
“Wait, what are you doing in the office? Didn’t we fire you?”
Tue, Feb 09, 2010 | 04:13 GMT
In less than one week, we’ll be able to play Plants vs. Zombies on a train, in a plane, in a box, with a fox, and in nearly every other not-so-Suessian location on the planet.
Lord help us all.
Thu, Feb 21, 2008 | 21:26 GMT
So says this. We hate Peggle, but we can’t ignore it, apparently, because everyone else thinks that watching a ball bounce around for hours on end is a good way to use what little life you own. So, begrudgingly, here’s some news about Peggle. The XBLA version of the PopCap game is supposedly going to have levels you can pay for.