Archive for category: games

Survival of the AAA indies
/ March 11, 2015 2:03 pm
Survival of the AAA indies

GamesIndustry.biz reports "The indie scene has been exploding in recent years, but the term usually draws up images of quirky, relatively low budget titles on Steam, mobile or digital console like PSN.". Read More

Sony is shutting down PlayStation Mobile in July
/ March 11, 2015 2:03 pm
Sony is shutting down PlayStation Mobile in July

Mashable reports "Sony's PlayStation Mobile is going the way of the dodo. The company announced Wednesday that it will stop publishing content for the platform on July 15.". Read More

“Smosh Games Alliance” Re-Launches with Expanded Features including a New YouTube Channel, Three New Programs and Exclusive Fan Perks
/ March 11, 2015 10:27 am
“Smosh Games Alliance” Re-Launches with Expanded Features including a New YouTube Channel, Three New Programs and Exclusive Fan Perks

DEFY Media today announced the re-launch of the Smosh Games Alliance (“SGA”) on Smosh Games, an extension of the powerhouse comedy brand and top subscribed YouTube channel, SMOSH. The fan-driven creative community aims to cater to Smosh Games’ highly engaged audience of nearly six million gaming enthusiasts with member perks, a re-designed YouTube channel and three new shows: Smosh University, SGA Spotlight andSGA Live, each hosted by fan-favorite Smosh Games’ Amra Ricketts (aka “FLitz”). Read More

Xbox expands Kudo Tsunoda’s role
/ March 10, 2015 1:38 pm
Xbox expands Kudo Tsunoda’s role

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Microsoft has been in touch to clarify that Kudo Tsunoda's expanded role will not affect Phil Spencer's duties at head of Xbox." . Read More

Whose Game is it Anyway?
/ March 9, 2015 10:54 am
Whose Game is it Anyway?

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Who is your game for? This might seem like a trivial question, something which any developer should be able to answer clearly and concisely, yet it's common for responses to use broad terms or involve a large degree of guesswork." . Read More

The DeanBeat: The game industry’s struggle with light and darkness
/ March 6, 2015 12:42 pm
The DeanBeat: The game industry’s struggle with light and darkness

VentureBeat reports "Zoe Quinn, one of the main targets of death-and-rape-threat intimidators who emerged during GamerGate, came up with creative ways to deal with harassment through her Crash Override network and an alliance with the Online Abuse Prevention Initiative." . Read More

Gabe: “Zero per cent” of people get motion sick from Vive HMD
/ March 5, 2015 10:43 am
Gabe: “Zero per cent” of people get motion sick from Vive HMD

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Gabe Newell has told press that Valve has solved the problem of motion-sickness for VR users, proclaiming that "zero per cent of people get motion sick" when using the company's Vive headset." . Read More

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