Numbers have been crunched and the PC is stronger than ever.
Denis Dyack has shared his most recent musings on the games industry in a talk at the Games Institute, in the University of Waterloo. In … Read moreDyack Says Industry Still In Dark Ages, Console Makers Under Siege
The British government has released a new report on the Scottish economy, in which it claims that its videogame industry has a value of precisely … Read moreScottish games industry valued at £0 in new government report
Media powerhouse Vivendi is still looking to get rid of its majority €8 billion stake in Activision Blizzard, a “credible source” claims. Said source has claims … Read moreReport: Vivendi still looking to sell Activision Blizzard; Sony not interested, Microsoft haggling price
After various rumours and the odd leaked screenshot and document, it seems that Valve really are now entering the hardware market. Valve has posted a … Read moreValve is entering the hardware market
Still living in hope that one day you’ll be able to play games across platform? I’m not talking PS3 to PS Vita or profile sharing. … Read moreCross-platform play is not going to happen, says Fifa 13 producer
Some commentators have said that crowd-funding sources such as Kickstarter marks the beginning of the end for the traditional publisher. However, Charles Cecil, creator of the Broken … Read moreKickstarter and similar pose no threat to publishers, says Charles Cecil
Innovation, in both a positive and negative sense, it’s something of a buzzword in the videogame industry right now. David Cage, director on both Heavy … Read moreMost big budget games “forget about the gameplay,” says indie dev
Revolution Software managing director and co-founder, and Broken Sword creator, Charles Cecil believes that it’s fair that publishers take the “lion’s share” of profits when … Read morePublishers take the risk, so it’s fair they get the bulk of profits, says Revolution head
Turns out it doesn’t take much to blow my mind. A simple logo change from one of the world’s biggest companies and my brain has … Read moreMicrosoft changes logo, mind blown
Many players, publishers and developers have – publicly, or in private – written Sony’s PS Vita handheld off as an expensive mistake and a big … Read moreThe games to convince you about Vita are coming, says Sony
Sales of Max Payne 3 and Spec Ops: The Line have not met the expectations of Take-Two. As part of the company’s latest financial results, … Read moreTake-Two not happy with Max Payne 3 & Spec Ops: The Line sales
According to EA, their Origin digital distribution service now has over 21 million registered users. In February of this year EA announced that Origin had … Read moreEA’s Origin double its users number in 3 months… or does it?
Class-action lawsuits and drawn out and expense, which is why Valve has decided to edit the Steam subscriber agreement to make it impossible for users … Read moreUpdated Steam user agreement prevents you filing class-action lawsuits
Vigil Games, the developer behind the Darksiders series and former-MMO Warhammer 40K: Dark Millennium, is advertising for a new senior gameplay programmer. That’s not really … Read moreDarksiders dev planning on making a FPS?
Are you a developer looking for a new job? Want to be part of Irrational Games, the studio behind BioShock? Have you worked on at … Read moreBioshock dev wants to hire you if you’ve got an 85% on Metacritic
It seems that the script for the Mass Effect movie is finished. Mark Protosevich, writer of the I Am Legend and Thor movies, has penned the … Read moreMass Effect movie to be based on first game, script finished
Seamus Blackley, the man who put forward the idea of Microsoft entering the games console market, has expressed his amusement with the idea that the … Read more‘Consoles are dead’ idea amuses Xbox creator