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Is This Game Developer Set to Lead the Industry Again?
As the next generation of video game consoles starts to settle in, the rush and excitement of launch day has definitely faded.
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Why We Need More Gay Characters In Video Games
A couple of weeks ago , Ubisoft Montreal lead writer Lucien Soulban took to the Ubisoft Blog and, in the course of a Q&A about his role at the studio, shared the view that we're unlikely to see an LGBT character take centre stage in a triple-A game anytime soon.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
'Dragon Age: Inquisition' dev sends out beta invites for the 'Dragon Age Keep'
Bioware has sent out the first wave of beta invitations to help test the Dragon Age Keep which will allow fans to setup the game world of Dragon Age: Inquisition by giving players the opportunity to answer several questions so that they can select their favored decisions from key branching paths presented in the franchise's first two installments.
Fable Anniversary is an updated release of Fable: The Lost Chapters, which is itself a re-release and update of the original Fable .
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Tue Mar 11, 2014
BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep 2 footage teased
Irrational team members old and new have pitched in to show off the bits they made in BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 2. The video below sees animators, artists and writers discussing their favourite parts of the DLC that they helped create - it's part of the #IrrationalJobs movement that is aiming to find new work for all of Irrational's ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
On Social Marketing and Social Change
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
'Dragon Age: Inquisition's' newest companion character has style
Bioware recently detailed in-game character models of Dragon Age: Inquisition for both Varric and Cassandra, which are returning characters from earlier installments of the popular franchise.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Watch_Dogs graphics 'downgrade' criticized
There is a gif that make this comparison, and it is stark. In the first gif, the 2012 one looks incredibly detailed: The light shading is there, even the wind, and some raindrops accompany the game; the 2013 however looks plain and lifeless: no wind, no shade, it just looks flat.
'Minecraft' developer in talks with Sony to bring DLC to the PS3
Developer 4J Studios is responsible for bringing the popular PC hit, Minecraft , to home consoles.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Mass Effect N7 Leather Jacket: Omni-cool
You can easily find replicas of the leather jacket that male Commander Shepard wears during off days in Mass Effect 3 .
'Watch Dogs' Will Further Prove Game Delays Can Be Good News
Ubisoft was forced to push Watch Dogs out of the PS4/Xbox One launch window in order to ensure a refined release, and now we have word on its new spring release date.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Possible 'Mass Effect' HD remake for PS4 and Xbox One discussed by Bioware
While Bioware is currently working on the fourth installment of the Mass Effect series, some gamers are curious if there might be a next-gen remake of the original trilogy following Commander Shepard now that the next-gen consoles have been released.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Computer And Video Games
BioWare has 'discussed' Mass Effect Trilogy for Xbox One, PS4
Bundling Mass Effect , Mass Effect 2 , Mass Effect 3 and various DLC depending on the host platform, the Mass Effect Trilogy boxed set released on Xbox 360 and PC in November 2012 and on PS3 the following month.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Far Cry 3 Writer Lucien Soulban Can't See a Gay Videogame...
As videogames grow in popularity and importance, at least to the as-of-yet non-gaming public, the debates surrounding protagonists, antagonists and themes become further polarized, more widespread and increasingly intense.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
News Post: The Vault
I dunno. I would describe the current schedule for Thornwatch as "aggressive" and "ambitious," things I don't normally associate with my associate.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
BioWare working with indie studio on secret story-driven project
Newsbrief : BioWare is working with indie studio Failbetter Games on an unannounced project, with the smaller London-based company helping the Mass Effect behemoth out with something story-driven.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Final Xbox Live Ultimate Sale includes Saints Row 4, Limbo and Metro: Last Light
Today is the final day in Microsoft's Xbox Live sale on Xbox 360, and includes discounts on nine games.
The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2
Spoiler Warning: While it is our intent to avoid them, the text below may or may not contain spoilers for the story of The Wolf Among Us.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
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'Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare' to Launch with No...
"Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare" is nearing its release date, and already there are a few announcements from PopCap regarding tis Xbox One and Xbox 360 third-person shooter game.