Posts Tagged ‘industry’


Criterion working on “something new”, Need for Speed and Black 2 ruled out

Criterion working on “something new”, Need for Speed and Black 2 ruled out
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Apr 16, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Award-winning British studio Criterion Games is best known for the high-octane Burnout series and for its recent contributions to the…


Shadows of the Damned director partners with Sony to develop new IP

Shadows of the Damned director partners with Sony to develop new IP
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Mar 20, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Italian videogame director and industry veteran Massimo Guarini is best known for his work on Shadows of the Damned and…


Editorial: Are female characters destined to only hold supporting roles in videogames?

Editorial: Are female characters destined to only hold supporting roles in videogames?
News / Written by Lisa Trollip / Mar 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

There are many stereotypes that exist in the world, most of which have been discussed at length on many public…


D.I.C.E. Summit 2013: thatgamecompany went bankrupt during Journey’s development

D.I.C.E. Summit 2013: thatgamecompany went bankrupt during Journey’s development
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Feb 8, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Journey may have received numerous awards and become the fastest-selling PlayStation Network title in history following its release in March…


D.I.C.E. Awards winners announced, Journey scoops Game of the Year

D.I.C.E. Awards winners announced, Journey scoops Game of the Year
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Feb 8, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The sixteenth D.I.C.E. Awards were held last night in Las Vegas and thatgamecompany’s PSN exclusive Journey dominated proceedings by taking…


Capcom: Next Resident Evil game will be influenced by RE: Revelations’ reception

Capcom: Next Resident Evil game will be influenced by RE: Revelations’ reception
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Feb 4, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The Resident Evil series has been around for just short of seventeen years and remains one of Capcom’s key franchises…


Angry Birds developer Rovio to publish maiden third-party game in May

Angry Birds developer Rovio to publish maiden third-party game in May
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 29, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Finnish developer Rovio Entertainment has become one of the most profitable studios in the world since the release of Angry…


Rare veteran George Andreas joins SCEE as Creative Director

Rare veteran George Andreas joins SCEE as Creative Director
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 29, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Once prolific developer Rare has lost another long-serving employee following George Andreas’ departure to Sony Computer Entertainment Europe earlier this…


Nearly 9000 game industry workers have lost their jobs since mid-2008

Nearly 9000 game industry workers have lost their jobs since mid-2008
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 11, 2009 / 0 comment(s)

It’s been revealed, by way of independent market analyst Wanda Meloni, that 8450 game industry professionals have lost their jobs…


Interesting US Gaming Industry Facts

News / Written by Peter Wiles / Mar 4, 2008 / 0 comment(s)

The ESA (Entertainment Software Association) has published an up-to-date list of Top 10 Industry Facts about the video game industry….