Tag: GAME INDUSTRY
There are intense rumors swirling that Microsoft is going to make a major acquisition “soon” that may shake the industry. We aren’t talking about timed third party exclusives, we;re talking Microsoft taking over an entire company...A big one, like EA. Microsoft buying EA could be devastating to the industry, but purchasing something like Valve could be a perfect fit. Let me explain.
The Game Awards 2017 are going down tonight, promising looks at anticipated titles, new announcements, and (supposedly) spotlighting the best of this year's video games. You can watch it live, right here with us on Cinelinx and join the live chat with our staff!
It's 2017 and the Game Developer's Conference is just around the corner. With the show on the horizon, they've revealed the nominees for the 17th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Come inside to check out the full list.
Always Forward. Forward Always. We’ve already spent enough time looking back on the incredible list of games from 2016. Now, 2017 is upon us and with it come a host of fantastic video games that aim to amaze, and our awesome team of gamers are breaking down the game they're looking forward to most. Check out what we’ll be playing and tell us what will be in your system!
Take a peak around any gaming community these days and you’ll find complaints in abundance about the recent trend of video game remakes/ports to new consoles. I hate to break it to you, but it’s not a new trend. Let’s talk about the history of gaming remakes and why they serve a more important purpose than pissing off people.
While most of us have been focused on GDC, EA shut down development studio Maxis. While it’s not the TOTAL end of studio (Maxis Emeryville, the studio behind SimCity, Spore and The Sims, received the boot) as Maxis will still be operating in a number of other offices spread out across America, the UK, China, India and Finland, the way in which it was handled is what’s making us the most upset.
Unreal Engine powers a lot of games you play today, and a lot of indie developers can utilize it to make impressive titles...so everyone should be pretty happy to hear the UE4 is now free for developers! Come inside to learn more about today's announcement.