Archive for 6 March 2013
EA co-founder Joe Ybarra launches own studio, plans moon colonisation title
Joe Ybarra, EA co-founder and former executive at Warner Bros, Ubisoft and others, has announced that he has lunched his own studio, ‘Joe Got Game.’ Don’t be immediately put off by those management credentials, though.
EA says SimCity game launcher can be downloaded early in Europe
The European SimCity Facebook page states that people should soon (or maybe even right now) be able to download the game’s launcher ahead of the official release date of 8 March.
Company of Heroes gets a later than planned release date
With THQ no longer on the radar, SEGA picked up the highly anticipated RTS Company of Heroes 2 and today SEGA as committed to a release date with Relic.
inXile’s Torment reaches $900,000 USD funding goal in six hours
Blink, and you may have missed inXile’s Torment: Tides of Numenera Kickstarter raising $900,000 USD in just a handful of hours after it was launched today.
Lost Planet 3 will add some ice to your summer on 25 June
June can sometimes be a difficult month for games journalists, lacking the usual cavalcade of releases that accompany the pre-Christmas and early spring windows.
Zeno Clash II is the only game to feature a chap with an art palette for a jaw
You can depend on ACE Team to deliver an art direction like no other.
EA confident for Sim City EU launch – Waiting rooms added
We feel for Sim City gamers that have had all kinds of issues in the past 24 hours.
World of Tanks 8.4 released
The World of Tanks v8.4 update has now rolled out on European servers bringing more British tanks to the fray.
IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #105
In a week where EA is testing the boundaries of consumer patience with SimCity’s hopeless online launch, the podcast team discuss whether there might be a better way to handle this bold, new dawn of digital distribution and always-online titles.
Blizzard posts the Diablo 3 items blog and future plans
Blizzard perked up last week with lengthy development updates from Travis Day, and today they released their “Items Blog” for Diablo 3.