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…

Steam Passes 65 Million Accounts
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Steam Passes 65 Million Accounts

October 30, 2013 - Valve today announced 30% growth in active accounts during the trailing 12 months on Steam, a leading platform for PC, Mac, and…

Unreal Engine 4 Visual Effects Part 1 Video
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Unreal Engine 4 Visual Effects Part 1 Video

EPIC Games has released a new video showing off some of the visual effects capabilities of its Unreal Engine 4. Video

Bethesda Softworks Opens Australia Office
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Bethesda Softworks Opens Australia Office

October 2, 2013 (Rockville, MD) – Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced it has established a new publishing office in Sydney, Australia. ZeniMax Australia Pty…

Red 5 Studios Lays Off and Restructures
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Red 5 Studios Lays Off and Restructures

Laguna Hills, Calif. – September 16, 2013 – Red 5 Studios™ announced today that the studio is being reorganized prior to the launch of Firefall….

Konami Opens LA Games Studio
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Konami Opens LA Games Studio

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – September 6th, 2013 – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., today announced the opening of a new Los Angeles development studio. The studio…

Xbox One Release Date Announced
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Xbox One Release Date Announced

Microsoft has announced that its next generation gaming console, the Xbox One, will be released on November 22nd, 2013 in 13 different markets. The Xbox…

Raven’s Cry Changes Hands to Reality Pump Studios
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Raven’s Cry Changes Hands to Reality Pump Studios

Karlsruhe, Germany August 27th 2013 – TopWare Interactive announced at this year’s gamescom in Cologne that the gritty Pirate Action Adventure “Raven’s Cry” has been…

Precinct Game Canceled
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Precinct Game Canceled

In a very sad bit of news today, the folks behind the spiritual successor to the Police Quest series, PRECINCT, have announced that the project…