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Obituary: Game designer Zach Ford
Colleagues at PUBG Madison are raising funds for Ford's family after his sudden passing.
January 21, 2022
Colleagues at PUBG Madison are raising funds for Ford's family after his sudden passing.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 21, 2022
2 min read
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Crafting the folk lore-steeped action of The Legend of Tianding
"Our goal was to promote a folk story based on Taiwan through an interesting game...where players enjoy not just a wonderful combat experience and a lovely comic book art style, but also a look at Taipei in the 20th century."
January 21, 2022
"Our goal was to promote a folk story based on Taiwan through an interesting game...where players enjoy not just a wonderful combat experience and a lovely comic book art style, but also a look at Taipei in the 20th century."
by Joel Couture, Contributor
January 21, 2022
9 min read
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Super Rare Games to start publishing original titles
Super Rare Originals will be the company's digital publishing arm.
January 20, 2022
Super Rare Originals will be the company's digital publishing arm.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 20, 2022
1 min read
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Them's Fightin' Herds developer acquired by Maximum Games
Modus Studios, a developer owned by Maximum Games, will assume responsibility for Them's Fightin' Herds' development.
January 20, 2022
Modus Studios, a developer owned by Maximum Games, will assume responsibility for Them's Fightin' Herds' development.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 20, 2022
2 min read
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Awesome Games Done Quick breaks another charity record with $3.4 million raised
The numbers just keep going up for Awesome Games Done Quick.
January 19, 2022
The numbers just keep going up for Awesome Games Done Quick.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 19, 2022
2 min read
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New UK publisher Firestoke wants to "reset" developer-publisher relations
The publisher also wants to focus exclusively on games that "have a positive impact on players."
January 19, 2022
The publisher also wants to focus exclusively on games that "have a positive impact on players."
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 19, 2022
2 min read
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Designing the many forms and abilities of Nobody Saves the World
Nobody Saves the World gives players the freedom to experiment with different forms and abilities, a premise that challenged its development team to create systems that reward that creativity without overwhelming themselves or players.
January 19, 2022
Nobody Saves the World gives players the freedom to experiment with different forms and abilities, a premise that challenged its development team to create systems that reward that creativity without overwhelming themselves or players.
by Chris Kerr, News Editor
January 19, 2022
9 min read
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Lessons from a disappointing game launch: Spire Of Sorcery
Some honest feedback from the dev.
January 18, 2022
Some honest feedback from the dev.
by Simon Carless, Expert Blogger
January 18, 2022
13 min read
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Xbox Game Pass surpasses 25 million subscribers ahead of Activision Blizzard acquisition
Xbox Game Pass continues to attract new subscribers, and Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer expects that to continue once Activison Blizzard joins the squad.
January 18, 2022
Xbox Game Pass continues to attract new subscribers, and Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer expects that to continue once Activison Blizzard joins the squad.
by Alissa McAloon, Editor-in-Chief
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Report: Bobby Kotick will step down after Activision Blizzard acquisition wraps up
It's not official yet, but Kotick might be headed for the exit.
January 18, 2022
It's not official yet, but Kotick might be headed for the exit.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Microsoft buying Activision Blizzard in $68.7B deal
Microsoft announced early Tuesday that it would be purchasing Call of Duty and World of Warcraft house Activision Blizzard in a gigantic acquisition; Bobby Kotick to "continue to serve as CEO" of Activision Blizzard.
January 18, 2022
Microsoft announced early Tuesday that it would be purchasing Call of Duty and World of Warcraft house Activision Blizzard in a gigantic acquisition; Bobby Kotick to "continue to serve as CEO" of Activision Blizzard.
by Kris Graft, Publisher
January 18, 2022
4 min read
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Thinking inside the box: The mind-bending puzzles and realities of Moncage
Once envisioned as a hidden object game, Moncage instead uses "the act of connecting" as a powerful vehicle to tell its wordless story using dimension-bending perspective.
January 17, 2022
Once envisioned as a hidden object game, Moncage instead uses "the act of connecting" as a powerful vehicle to tell its wordless story using dimension-bending perspective.
by Joel Couture, Contributor
January 17, 2022
9 min read
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Final Fantasy XIV will be purchasable again soon
Soon you will be able to once again buy the critically-acclaimed MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV.
January 14, 2022
Soon you will be able to once again buy the critically-acclaimed MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 14, 2022
1 min read
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Parent-led lawsuit against Valve over CS:GO skin gambling is dismissed
TLDR: "You didn't use Steam so you can't sue Valve," is how the court ruled.
January 14, 2022
TLDR: "You didn't use Steam so you can't sue Valve," is how the court ruled.
by Bryant Francis, Senior Editor
January 14, 2022
2 min read
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Upcoming Humble Bundle subscription library changes axe Mac and Linux support
Starting in February, Mac and Linux versions will no longer be offered to Humble Choice subscribers.
January 14, 2022
Starting in February, Mac and Linux versions will no longer be offered to Humble Choice subscribers.
by Alissa McAloon, Editor-in-Chief
January 14, 2022
2 min read
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