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IeSF removes gender restrictions from eSports tournaments
Yesterday the male-only Hearthstone tournament raised more than a few eyebrows and today the IeSF has changed their policy on gender restricted tournaments.
Female Hearthstone players not allowed to compete against male players
In what seems like a ridiculous decision with no acceptable explanation, female players are not allowed to take part in the Assembly Summer 2014 Hearthstone IeSF Qualifier.
Star Citizen hires someone for best job title in the world
Star Citizen now has a “Director of Persistent Universe”, which is possibly the finest job title anyone in the world can have.
Road Redemption reveals new game modes
Road Redemption can be seen as the sequel to the late 90’s Road Rash console series.
Steam Machines and controller release delayed. Not arriving until 2015
Are you surprised that Valve has delayed the Steam Machine and Steam Controller release?
Battlefield: Hardline details leak all over the place
Update: Game reveal date, announcement and teaser site.
Somebody call a plumber because bits and pieces of Battlefield: Hardline are leaking across the internet.
The Flock’s Jeroen van Hasselt on asymmetric multiplayer
Asymmetric multiplayer titles, or games which include an asymmetric mode, are in a distinct minority.
Europa Universalis IV’s Wealth of Nations DLC coming 29 May
Prepare to be showered with gold and possible trade tariffs as Europa Universalis IV gets a ‘Wealth of Nations’ DLC expansion on 29 May.
Youtube reportedly acquiring Twitch for $1 billion
The latest big spend in the world of gaming could involve the popular streaming channel Twitch.tv.
Path of Exile reveals charity event and new league
Grinding Gear Games has announced a charity event in their action RPG, Path of Exile.
Ubisoft admits giving Nexus 7 tablets to journalists at Watch Dogs event
Many thanks to Ubisoft for reminding us that swag-bribery is alive and flourishing in the video game events industry.
TPG CEO answers more questions on Totem VR. Says “We would have never gone with Facebook”
TPG‘s CEO Bertrand Nepveu hit the Internet this evening to answer more questions about their upcoming Totem VR headset.
Totem VR interview with True Player Gear’s CEO Bertrand Nepveu
True Player Gear‘s CEO Bertrand Nepveu was encouraged by the Oculus/Facebook acquisition and decided to fully reveal their contender for the VR hardware crown.
Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor to emerge on 7 October
Monolith’s Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor will be hoping to unite a fellowship of millions of players when it’s released on 7 October this year.
April Fools videogame stories – Have you been fooled?
On occasions there’s the odd press release that drops into our mail boxes on April Fools that may catch us out.
Star Citizen’s Chris Roberts is fully behind the Facebook Oculus VR acquisition
The big industry surprise last week was the acquisition of Oculus VR by Facebook and reception of the news was mixed.
No Minecraft for the Oculus Rift – Persson doesn’t trust Facebook
On the back of this evening’s announcement of an Oculus VR acquisition by Facebook, the industry has been chipping in with their thoughts on the deal.
3D Realms / Apogee acquired by SDN Invest
Danish investment firm SDN Invest has acquired Apogee Software, Ltd d/b/a 3D Realms.
Richard Garriot and Brad McQuaid join forces in MMO cross promotion
Richard Garriot’s Prtalarium and Brad McQuaid’s Visionary Realms have joined forces to boost the profile of both Kickstarted MMOs Shroud of the Avatar and Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen.
Test your AMD Mantle – Oxide Games Star Swarm Benchmark on Steam
I’m sure you’ve all enjoyed the AMD Mantle videos featuring Oxide Games benchmark demo Star Swarm which was being used to demonstrate the power of AMD’s Mantle API.
Storm is “Payday in space” according to Starbreeze investor report
Not a great deal of detail on this one yet, but superannuation has honed his Swedish language skills to read a Starbreeze investor report from last October and finds mention of an upcoming game called Storm.
EA and Microsoft caught engaging in covert YouTube payola
It’s a Tuesday, so there must be a scandal in the games industry.
Steam Dev Days made VR enticing, now it needs to be convincing
Thanks to the information that’s been flowing out of Steam Dev Days since last week, we have a much clearer idea how two big names will be approaching virtual reality on PC.
Rust sales booming – Already made 55% of Garry’s Mod earnings
Steam Early Access can be a wonderful thing if you’re an indie developer, it brings in much needed cash as the game is being developed.