Archive for 23 January 2013
THQ auction resolved: Relic moves to Sega, Volition now owned by Koch Media
Yesterday’s closed-doors auction for THQ’s assets and properties dragged on far longer than anticipated, pushing back the sale hearing that was originally scheduled for 9am (Eastern US) today.
Tenth Nordic Game Festival has Tim Schafer as keynote speaker
If you’re interested in a chance to see Tim Schafer’s mouth move and make words tumble out, then it may not be a bad idea to register for Nordic Game 2013.
In the Navy: Ghost Recon Online’s 0.10.0 update goes live
If you’re going to be in Tom Clancy’s elite squad of Ghost Recon Online players, then you need to dress ship-shape.
EA and Maxis clarify Sim City bug reporting banning clause
A few days ago it came to people’s attention that there was a clause in the beta TOS agreement for Sim City that if players knew about a bug and failed to report it they could find themselves locked out of all EA products.
Crysis 3 beta coming on 29 January
EA and Crytek teased some big news earlier this week, and as we thought, it was the announcement of the Crysis 3 multiplayer beta.
IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #99
This week, it’s all about the loot.
Diablo 3’s Jay Wilson has run off with his, after being reassigned to a new project inside the Blizzard hierarchy.
Path of Exile open beta patch notes and launch details
It’s not long now until Grinding Gear Games launch the open beta for Path of Exile and it’s all go at the studio prior to the big launch.
Executive Producer Scott Hartsman leaves RIFT and TRION
There’s not doubt that RIFT is one of the most polished and successful MMOs in recent times and today Executive Producer Scot Hartsman has decided to move on from TRION and RIFT.
THQ’s sale hearing is tomorrow, Relic denies closure rumours
An auction for THQ’s assets took place today behind closed doors, but a sale hearing due to take place tomorrow at 9am (US Eastern) should reveal the fate of several studios and games.