Activision Blizzard Brings Sierra Brand Back
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Activision Blizzard Brings Sierra Brand Back

Köln, Germany – August 12, 2014 – With a renowned history that’s served as the origin for many nostalgic video game characters, worlds and experiences, Sierra™ continues…

EPIC Games Open UK Studio
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EPIC Games Open UK Studio

AUGUST 5, 2014 – CARY, NC and SUNDERLAND, UK – Epic Games announced today the formation of Epic Games UK, which sets up longtime collaborator…

gamigo AG and Ubisoft Partner Up
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gamigo AG and Ubisoft Partner Up

Hamburg, 17/07/2014 – Today, gamigo AG and Ubisoft announced the signing of a new partnership agreement. This partnership will include the integration of Ubisoft’s online games in the gamigo portal gamigo.com,…

Oculus Connect Event Announced Plus New Acquisition
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Oculus Connect Event Announced Plus New Acquisition

Oculus has announced the first ever Oculus Connect developer convention to take place on September 19 and 20 at the Loews Hotel in Hollywood, CA….

OtherSide Entertainment Forms, Announces Underworld Ascension
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OtherSide Entertainment Forms, Announces Underworld Ascension

July 1st, 2014 – Boston, USA – OtherSide Entertainment, a new independent games studio, today announced its formation.  Fronted by game pioneer Paul Neurath, OtherSide Entertainment revealed…

Zenimax Files Lawsuit Against Oculus
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Zenimax Files Lawsuit Against Oculus

May 21, 2014 (Rockville, MD) – ZeniMax Media Inc. and its subsidiary, id Software LLC, filed suit today against Oculus VR, Inc. and its founder, Palmer Luckey,…

CD PROJEKT RED Unveils New Company and The Witcher 3 Branding
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CD PROJEKT RED Unveils New Company and The Witcher 3 Branding

MAY 14, 2014 – CD PROJEKT RED, the developer behind the critically acclaimed Witcher series of games, is excited to unveil a new image of…

Alex Mayberry Joins Star Citizen Team
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Alex Mayberry Joins Star Citizen Team

LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2014 — Game industry veteran, Alex Mayberry, who most recently was lead game producer at Blizzard Entertainment, is leaving that position…

Kalypso Media Creates Mobile Division
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Kalypso Media Creates Mobile Division

Ridgewood, NJ– April 3rd 2014 – Kalypso Media has today announced a newly created sister company within the Kalypso Media Group. Kalypso Media Mobile GmbH, based in Berlin,…

Facebook Buys Oculus for $2 Billion Dollars
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Facebook Buys Oculus for $2 Billion Dollars

So… This is either going to be great or not so great. It looks like Facebook has acquired Oculus VR for a whopping $2 Billion…

Konami Announces New President
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Konami Announces New President

El Segundo, CA – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced Tomohiro Uesugi as its new President. Uesugi previously held the position of Executive Vice President of…

3D Realms Purchased by Danish Investment Firm
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3D Realms Purchased by Danish Investment Firm

Aalborg, Denmark – March 3rd, 2014 – Danish investment firm, SDN Invest, has acquired Apogee Software, Ltd d/b/a 3D Realms (not to be confused with…

Irrational Games Winding Down, Levine to Form Smaller Studio
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Irrational Games Winding Down, Levine to Form Smaller Studio

Looks like Irrational Games founder, Ken Levine, is leaving the BioShock universe in the hands of 2K Games and closing down his Irrational Games development…

Square Enix Launches the Square Enix Collective
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Square Enix Launches the Square Enix Collective

JANUARY 27th, 2014 – Square Enix today launches the pilot phase of its new community platform, Square Enix Collective™. Collective™ will showcase independently developed game concepts…

Microsoft Purchases Gears of War IP from EPIC Games
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Microsoft Purchases Gears of War IP from EPIC Games

Microsoft has purchased the Gears of War IP from EPIC Games for an undisclosed amount. Microsoft’s newly-formed “Black Tusk Studios” will oversee development on future…