Posts tagged “Video game industry”
Videogame review: February’s top-selling game matches splicers, Big Daddies, Big Sisters and includes a multiplayer mode across new dimensions. This time, however, you take on a Big Daddy role, not that of a mere human.
Mobile games apps is a big driver. The announcement is perhaps most disappointing to companies that have created their own software to run on Windows phones issued to their employees. The news also leaves software developers with a dilemma: Write applications for Windows Mobile 6.5, which will soon be a dead end, or write for Windows Phone 7, which isn't coming out until later this year.
Unreal Tournament 3, Unreal engine 3, and now triple tweets possibly about Gears 3 from Epic’s Cliffy B. The saga continues, but for how much longer?
“We might have a new one coming out,” Mike Capps says in interview with VentureBeat. Epic is focused on Gears empire, he adds. “E3 will be very exciting for fans of Epic.”
From James Cameron’s “Avatar” to the immersive Internet, virtual worlds, gaming, software, engineering and product development, this Local Tech Wire Executives Edge event will connect you with leaders of the oncoming tsunami of a new dimension in business.
Video game review: While it may not be as amazing as it’s predecessor, Mass Effect 2 is still a good game and with better combat, simpler leveling mechanics, much prettier environments, and loads of character development and interaction, it’s worthy of a spot on any video game shelf.
Analysts expect big game launches to give a boost to sales for the remainder of the quarter. Many of these titles, such as "BioShock 2," ''Dante's Inferno" and "God of War III" cater to hardcore gamers.
Epic’s creative spirit “Cliffy B” Bleszinki has been promising “megaton face melting news.” Entertainment Arts says it will publish a “shooter” title by Epic, but the game’s title isn’t disclosed.
An Xbox 360 review: Although this sequel is indeed a far from perfect game, it is a worthwhile gaming experience that not only improves on the flaws of its predecessor, but also adds on some of the most beautiful and detailed environments around. Its open-world gameplay style fully allows for its exploration.
Marcus Fenix and Dom Santiago, two of the locust killers in the Gears of War empire from Cary-based Epic, make a surprise crossover in new game from Capcom. PLUS: Epic’s Cliffy B picks his favorite games.
With the looming launch of a tablet-style computer with a bigger screen that might have a place in the living room, Apple could pose an even tougher challenge to established players in the video game business.
An Xbox 360 review: This videogame could become the biggest seller of all time. Why? Its gorgeous graphics outclass even the classic Modern Warfare 1 and are combined with nonstop action, a great cast of characters and fantastic gameplay. Plus, the multiplayer gameplay is superb.
Cary-based developer of the popular game engine Unreal becomes a member of promoters board at Khronos Group which is developing 3D videogame standards.
CEO Steve Ballmer shows off forthcoming HP tablet – or slate – at trade show. Meanwhile, Microsoft also talks about Xbox 360 game additions and new features.