Tag Archives: rob bowling
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 11:06 BST
Breach & Clear developer Rob Bowling has stressed that free-to-play models cannot be forced into games without sacrificing in quality. If you’re going to go free, it has to make sense he says.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 11:27 BST
Rob Bowling, ex-Infinity Ward creative strategist and founder of start-up Robotoki has spilled the beans on his new zombie game Human Element. The game won’t be out until 2015, but it’s getting a raft of Ouya-exclusive prequels.
Thu, Sep 08, 2011 | 11:57 BST
Infinity Ward’s confirmed that the PC version of Modern Warfare 3 will have LAN support. Studio comms boss Rob Bowling spilled the news in a tweet: “Yes, #MW3 has LAN along with detailed class restriction control + default class creation option.” He also specified how those restrictions played out, adding: “Ability to restrict any weapon, equipment, perk, deathstreak, secondary, attachment, ANYTHING from being used when setting up game,”
Modern Warfare 3 launches on November 8 worldwide. Thanks, BluesNews.
Wed, Jul 20, 2011 | 17:00 BST
VG247 spends time with the shooter set to cause widespread absenteeism from work and school come its November launch, and speaks to Infinity Ward’s Robert Bowling.
Tue, Jun 14, 2011 | 09:05 BST
Jimmy Fallon’s shown off Modern Warfare 3 on US TV overnight, with Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg, Infinity Ward creative strategist Rob Bowling and Sledgehammer co-founder Glen Schofield all making appearances. Footage of the New York demo that was played at Microsoft’s E3 presser was shown, with Spec Ops demoed live on the show by Bowling, Fallon and Simon Pegg. Watch it below. Game’s out on November 8 for PS3, 360 and PC.
Thu, May 26, 2011 | 11:37 BST
Infinity Ward’s said on Twitter it doesn’t have a lead platform for Modern Warfare 3.
Thu, May 19, 2011 | 14:09 BST
Infinity Ward community boss Robert Bowling has said that post-launch support for Modern Warfare 3 will be a main aim for the studio after it launches in November.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 10:31 GMT
Infinity Ward’s confirmed that its security patch for Modern Warfare 2 has now finished production and has gone into QA.
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 | 10:35 GMT
Mon, Jan 17, 2011 | 09:58 GMT
Infinity Ward community head Rob Bowling has said that it will no longer solely rely on the first-party security of consoles, following reports that Modern Warfare 2 online stats were affected on PS3.
Fri, May 14, 2010 | 07:50 BST
The new Modern Warfare 2 map pack, Resurgence, has been detailed in an interview with Major Nelson.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 14:07 BST
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 11:40 BST
Modern Warfare 2 is top dog as far as online multiplayer goes in shooters, like it or not. And no one is going to come and take over any time soon – including Call of Duty 7.
Thu, Mar 25, 2010 | 16:17 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has insisted that “morale is high” at the studio, despite the surprising layoffs of ex-leaders of the studio, Jason West and Vince Zampella.
Mon, Mar 15, 2010 | 07:14 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has revealed the Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus map pack will cost 1200 MS points when it releases later this month.
Thu, Jan 07, 2010 | 17:17 GMT
Infinity Ward is not creating Modern Warfare 3, according to a VG247 source, and is instead working on something “completely new”.
Thu, Nov 12, 2009 | 08:08 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling’s told MTV that its next game’s a mystery.
“We don’t know what our next game is,” he said, talking in the video interview after the break.
“Once we’ve finished [Modern Warfare 2], we’re going to do a lot of DLC support for it, and then we’re going to sit down and talk about what our next project’s going to be. It doesn’t mean this is the end, but right now, you know, we’re continuing the story and we’re concluding some storylines, but anything’s possible.”
Right. So it’s Modern Warfare 3, then?
“We always like to leave some opening, some air to breathe,” Bowling added. “So, you’re going to have to play it and see.”
Modern Warfare 3, then. Thanks, GoNintendo.
Mon, Nov 09, 2009 | 13:56 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has tweeted that anybody who has a retail copy of Modern Warfare 2, instead of a pirate/modded version, their multiplayer stats won’t be reset.
It comes as last week, Bowling said that a full multiplayer reset was on the cards.
“Any players who purchased a legit retail copy will not be reset or banned. Only modded / pirate versions will be,” he said.
“ANY store selling #MW2 early is in violation of street date. There are no “special permissions”. That said, we won’t punish players for it.”
There you have it.
Wed, Nov 04, 2009 | 07:11 GMT
A worthy winner of the “no shit Sherlock” tag, a story posted by Develop has Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling saying Wii isn’t up to delivering tech parity with the likes of PS3 and 360.
“If we felt like we could deliver the cinematic experience we were going for on other platforms, then we would gladly move to that platform,” he said.
“Right now, we don’t think the Wii can deliver the exact experience that we’re doing. We like to be very equal across all platforms, and if it’s not equal then we won’t do it.”
Got a front page? Hold that sucker. More through there.
Mon, Nov 02, 2009 | 06:40 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has tweeted that Modern Warfare 2′s multiplayer will get a leaderboard reset for anyone who has the game already.
It is to make sure no one has an unfair advantage before the game is released next Tuesday.
“It definitely looks like a full leaderboard / level reset is in order just before the release date to ensure no unfair advantages,” said Bowling.
There you have it, kids.