Saturday, June 26, 2010

Mytheon MMO finds European publisher

The already crowded European MMO market will soon get another entrant, with newcomer Mytheon finding a local publisher.

Indie developers to release Left4Dead parody

Start up development team, Rampant Studios, is preparing to launch its first game.

Friday, June 25, 2010

New DX Studio version supports Android

Budding developers can look forward to a new release of DX Studio in the coming months.

Square Enix dismisses Nintendo's future?

It was already obvious, but Square Enix has formally announced it will throw its considerable weight behind online gaming experiences.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Battle of the Immortals a runaway hit

Perfect World Entertainment has landed a hit with Battle of the Immortals, clocking up 1.5 million unique logins.

MocoSpace launches social gaming initiative

Mobile social network player, MocoSpace, has launched a new gaming initiative to take advantage of the growing market.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Nintendo: the 3DS will be more expensive to develop for

The enhanced capabilities of the 3DS means that Nintendo's new console could cost as much to develop for as the Wii.

Microsoft aims to make Live family-friendly

Microsoft has made a bid for entire families to join Xbox Live with a new package offer in the UK.

Frictional Games details Amnesia: The Dark Descent

A creative press release has revealed some details behind Frictional Games' upcoming horror title Amnesia: The Dark Descent.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Space Invaders invades iPhone

Square Enix has continued its invasion of the iPhone with some new Space Invaders themed apps.

Namco Bandai working on five 3DS titles

Namco Bandai has formally confirmed its initial support for the Nintendo 3DS.

PopCap research sheds light on casual gaming demographics

Research from social gaming publisher, PopCap games, offers up some insight to current demographics for the casual gaming market.

Philip of Macedon gets retail release

Longbow Games will launch a boxed version of the historical wargame Hegemony: Philip of Macedon.

OnLive pricing scheme offers rentals and purchases

New cloud-based gaming service, OnLive, has unveiled a pricing model that offers up both rentals and full purchases.

Social Gaming Network scores $2 million

Social Gaming Network has had a $US2 million injection of funds.