Posts Tagged ‘epicgames’


Microsoft has acquired the rights to the Gears of War franchise

Microsoft has acquired the rights to the Gears of War franchise
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 27, 2014 / 11 comment(s)

Microsoft has acquired the rights to the Gears of War franchise from series creator, Epic Games, the company announce today….


“Come back, Phil. We miss you already.” Cliff Bleszinski urges Phil Fish to make games again

“Come back, Phil. We miss you already.” Cliff Bleszinski urges Phil Fish to make games again
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 30, 2013 / 1 comment(s)

Over the weekend, Fez creator and Polytron founder Phil Fish announced his exit from the videogame industry as a result…


Four-part Gears of War: Judgment map pack out in June with new gametype

Four-part Gears of War: Judgment map pack out in June with new gametype
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 17, 2013 / 3 comment(s)

The next downloadable map pack for Gears of War: Judgment has been announced as ‘Lost Relics,’ a four-part pack that…


Second Gears of War: Judgment Dreadnought screen reveals a stormy, stormy night

Second Gears of War: Judgment Dreadnought screen reveals a stormy, stormy night
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 14, 2013 / 3 comment(s)

The second piece of free Maxim-sponsored Gears of War: Judgment downloadable content was revealed late last week as the Dreadnought…


Gears of War: Judgment’s next free Maxim-sponsored multiplayer map out next week

Gears of War: Judgment’s next free Maxim-sponsored multiplayer map out next week
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 10, 2013 / 1 comment(s)

Following the launch of Gears Of War: Judgment in March, we were treated to a free multiplayer map by the…


Gears of War: Judgment map pack trailer sends out a Call to Arms

Gears of War: Judgment map pack trailer sends out a Call to Arms
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 23, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Is that the most generic, rote headline ever written? It might just be, but if you watch the just-released gameplay…


New maps and game mode announced for Gears of War: Judgment, due out next week

New maps and game mode announced for Gears of War: Judgment, due out next week
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Microsoft and Epic Games have formally revealed a brand new set of maps and an all-new game mode for the…


Peek into the future of videogame graphics with an Unreal Engine 4 demo

Peek into the future of videogame graphics with an Unreal Engine 4 demo
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 25, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Game Developers Conference 2013 takes place this week and officially kicks off today, running all the way until the end…


Gears of War: Judgment Review (Xbox 360)

Gears of War: Judgment Review (Xbox 360)
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 18, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

When a videogame franchise reaches its fourth full instalment, its creators start having to answer some very difficult questions. In…


Spec Ops: The Line developer becomes first independent studio in Europe to license Unreal Engine 4

Spec Ops: The Line developer becomes first independent studio in Europe to license Unreal Engine 4
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Mar 15, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager has become the first independent European studio to license Unreal Engine 4, Epic Games…