In surprising blog post over at BioWare’s site, the two co-founders, Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka have announced plans to retire from the gaming industry. To ease the minds of many gamers out there BioWare has published server posts about the state of things, including the future of the studio.
Fans of the Dragon Age series will be pleased as peaches as BioWare and EA have announced that the next iteration in the franchise will be coming out next year. Many believed that the series would end with Dragon Age II after the lukewarm reception to the game. However, it appears that the devs have been working heads down for quite some time on third installment.
At the Meta Gear 25th Anniversary event at Tokyo, Hideo Kojima shocked everyone in attendance with the unveiling of a secret new game titled Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes. This is the next title in the franchise with Snake back in action as the protagonist.
Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is set to receive a new DLC September 4th titled Heartfire. The new DLC is said to bring a more sim-like experience to Skyrim with abilities to adopt children and even build a house.
The classic point-and-click Broken Sword adventure games from 24 years ago found new life recently after making its way onto the iOS platform. However, the studio behind the franchise has its sights set on creating a new entry in the franchise with The Serpent’s Curse.
After months of silence about Grand Theft Auto V, Rockstar recently dropped some screenshots from the game. The screens show off some of the transport modes that will be found in GTA V, showing a bicycle, exotic sports car and a fighter jet.
Shocking news to come out over the weekend is around the collapse of OnLive, the cloud-based game streaming service. OnLive made headlines just a few short years ago for bringing an innovative concept to market as analysts predict that the future of gaming is in the clouds.
Adrift used to be a Sony funded second party game with Dontnod studio a few years back but was canceled along with a bunch of other incubated projects. Dontnod has since partnered with Capcom and dramatically evolved the game into a fresh and stylish game titled Remember Me.
Final Fantasy VII is back with a vengeance, this time getting a PC re-release that adds several new features. Unfortunately it hasn’t added enough to really make it worth purchasing.
Blizzard has issued a statement notifying users that Battle.net online service have been breached recently with user data stolen in the process. This breach impacts user data related to games such as World of Warcraft, Diablo III and Starcraft 2.