Archive for June 2010


Take-Two Seeks To Alleviate Sequelitis

In an interview over at Gamasutra, Take-Two’s corporate communications vice president Alan Lewis has claimed that the publisher will seek to introduce “at least” one new intellectual property per year.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

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LEGO Universe: Play, Build and Battle Trailers

The three E3 trailers for LEGO Universe each highlight a different aspect of the block-based MMO world: playing, building and battling.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

Steam Launches Gigantic "Perils Of Summer" Sale

Valve clearly doesn’t want PC users to get any kind of a tan this summer, as Steam’s massive “Perils of Summer” sale is urging everybody to “Play it safe.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

APB’s Voice Chat To Feature Adverts

Just days before the All Points Bulletin (APB) launch date, beta testers and community members have discovered a previously unannounced in-game advertising ‘feature,’ as Massively reports.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast 24/6/10

We made it back from E3 and the regular IncGamers Podcast service resumes.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

City of Heroes Dev Diary – The Making Of Super Booster V: Mutation

In the latest developer diary from Paragon Studios,  David Nakayama, City Of Heroes Art Lead and Floyd Grubb, Sr.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

Aion and Special Force Directors Join Kingdom Under Fire 2

Blueside has revealed that two prominent game directors have now joined the Kingdom Under Fire 2 development team. 
The two new additions to the team are creative director Yong-Chan Jee and project manager / lead server programmer, Young-Sun Lee. Yong-Chan Jee is known as the man behind designing NCSoft’s MMORPG Aion: The Tower of Eternity and Young-Sun Lee was the former director of Special Force, one of the most popular FPS games in the history of Korean online gaming.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

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DICE Listening To Medal Of Honor Beta Feedback

DICE has posted a round-up of its latest beta details and findings, suggesting that several concerns from the PC crowd will be addressed.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

China Introduces Strict Regulations For Online Gaming

Chinese publication Xinhua is reporting that China’s Ministry of Culture has passed a series of regulations that will force online games companies to protect minors from “unwholesome” content.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

Bleszinski: Industry "Scared" By Used Game Sales

In an E3 interview with Joystiq, Epic Games’ CliffyB has voiced the opinion that the games industry is “scared” by used game sales.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2010 | Comments Off

US Vice President Goes On The Offensive Against Piracy

Appearing at a Washington D.C. press conference alongside Victoria Espinel (U.S.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2010 | Comments Off