Tag Archives: thatgamecompany
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.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 06:32 BST
Journey and Flower developer thatgamecompany is sitting on a “huge”, “important” new project that will be years in the making, one recently-departed staffer has revealed.
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 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.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 22:06 GMT
Thatgamecompany founder Jenova Chen has said he hasn’t been in the industry long enough to look to crowd-funding for support.
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | 07:16 GMT
Whatever platform thatgamecompany boss Jenova Chen’s new game is on, it’s likely going to have some kind of touch interface.
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 | 22:16 GMT
Thatgamecompany founder Jenova Chen has shed some tantalising details about his next, untitled project in a new interview.
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.
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.
Mon, Dec 03, 2012 | 05:28 GMT
David Jaffe is going to “spill the beans” tonight regarding a “secret project” he has in the works, and it somehow involves thatgamecompany’s Jenova Chen. We’ve no idea what the two have in the works, but if you are interested, you may wish to keep an eye on Jaffe’s Twitter feed.
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.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 16:01 BST
Sony has provided more details on its gamescom presence, starting with its press conference which kicks off at 7.00pm CET/6.00pm BST on August 14. It will be streamed live from the PlayStation Blog. A panel discussion will also take place, the topic being “games as art”, and it will include: SCWW president Shuhei Yoshida, Ian Dallas, co-founder of Giant Sparrow, Kellee Santiago, co-founder of thatgamecompany, Alex Evans, co-founder of Media Molecule, Adam Volker from Moonbot Studio, and a special guest “working on a currently unannounced project.” The panel will be streamed live as well. Gamescom runs August 15-19.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 20:01 BST