UbiSoft Downgrades Watch_Dogs Graphics While Denying it to Their Customers
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 7, 2014 under Gaming, News
[caption id="attachment_31395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Yes this is apparently the "next generation" version of Watch_Dogs[/caption]Yesterday, UbiSoft finally revealed a release date for their long-delayed "next generation" open world game Watch_Dogs. The May 27th release date came via story trailer Ubi released, and immediately peo... more.
The Arkham Knight Trailer Rips Off a World of Warcraft Cinematic
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 4, 2014 under Comics, Gaming, News
With today's announcement of the next-generation Batman title coming from Rocksteady, Warner Brothers has released a four-minute CG trailer from Blur Studios. Blur is a pretty popular place for game makers to go for CG trailers that will hype up their game, and they're known for their DC Universe Onlin... more.
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Sony to Unveil an Oculus Rift Competitor at GDC Next Month
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 21, 2014 under Gaming, News, Tech
If you've listened to any of our podcasts, you may have heard us talk about (and get excited over) the Oculus Rift VR headset. The initial impressions from people who have used the device are extremely exciting, and some of the original content being produced for it is as well. But now the device may be seeing competition from Sony. For ... more.
Candy Crush Owner Tries to Kill the Game They Copied
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 12, 2014 under Gaming, News
[caption id="attachment_31070" align="aligncenter" width="360"] This is the game King copied to make Candy Crush Saga.[/caption]A few weeks ago, the internet was baffled by the actions of King.com as they began to go after the indie PC viking strategy game "The Banner Saga" because it used the "Saga" name. King's "Candy Crush Saga" is a match-three mobile puzzle game featuring candy. The Banner Sa... more.
EQ Next Landmark’s Open Game Development is the Future of MMOs
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 7, 2014 under Gaming, News
A bit of a disclaimer before I begin, both Jason and myself previously worked at SOE during the early days of Star Wars Galaxies through the NGE. That experience, specifically with the NGE, is why the approach SOE is taking with EverQuest Next Landmark (and hopefully EQ Next itself) is such an impressive change and something every MMO should follow. Massively Multiplayer Online games are very d... more.
The Uncharted Movie Has a Director
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 5, 2014 under Gaming, News
A film version of Naughty Dog's adventure game series Uncharted has been in development hell for quite a while. The last few years has brought news of multiple screenplays, and many rumored directors, but there hasn't been anything official regarding the movie for quite a while. Now it appears as if the movie has a director attached, as more.
EverQuest Next Landmark Enters Alpha
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 31, 2014 under Gaming, News
It's almost strange to realize today, the last day of January 2014, that we only saw EverQuest Next and its companion Landmark for the first time back in August. And now the first part of EQ Next is entering Alpha with people outside of SOE playing it. Sometime this afternoon or evening, Sony Online will open up the EverQuest Next Landmark Alpha to players who purchased a "Founders Pack". Right... more.
Rumor: Halo 2 Anniversary Hits Xbox One on November 11th
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 29, 2014 under Gaming, News
Not long ago, Microsoft announced via Twitter that Xbox One owner's Halo journey would begin in 2014. Most people, including us, thought that meant that 343 Industries' Halo 5 would arrive on Xbox One this year. According to a new rumor on NeoGAF, that isn't the case. On November 11th, Microsoft will release a remastered versi... more.
No, SOE is NOT Making a New Star Wars Galaxies MMO…
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 27, 2014 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
Last week, SOE president John Smedley put on an AmA on Reddit. Towards the end he dropped news about an unannounced MMO that is said to be dedicated to the Star Wars Galaxies player base: "SWG PLAYERS - OUR NEXT GAME (not announced yet) IS DEDICATED TO YOU" "Once we launch it... you can come home now." After he said that, another person questioned him about the game and he admitted that i... more.