Nintendo Shocks Industry By Entering The Mobile Market

Japanese company DeNA will be distributing games, most likely through Mobage Nintendo will be entering into the mobile game market, announcing today a strategic ‘business and capital alliance’ with DeNA, owner of Japan’s most popular distribution system Mobage.  In a press release, Nintendo stated;In order to create completely new game experiences for smart devices, all Nintendo IP will be eligible for development and exploration by … Continue reading Nintendo Shocks Industry By Entering The Mobile Market

‘Kaio: King of Pirates’ From Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune Has Been Cancelled

This weekend it was announced that Marvelous AQL has canceled Comcept’s newest 3DS game Kaio: King of Pirates after it’s missed its already once delayed release.  The game was the brainchild of Keiji Inafune, who many consider to be the father of Mega Man.  He helped develop many of the games in the series, including Mega Man X, Zero, and Legends while he was with … Continue reading ‘Kaio: King of Pirates’ From Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune Has Been Cancelled

Titanfall 2 Confirmed To Be Coming To Multiple Platforms

Vince Zampelia, CEO and founder of Respawn, has revealed that Titanfall 2 is going to be released on multiple platforms.  The first game in the series was nominated for several awards at last night’s BAFTA Games Awards, where he revealed to reporters that the game is currently in development. “I guess EA announced a sequel, so I could play coy and pretend I don’t know … Continue reading Titanfall 2 Confirmed To Be Coming To Multiple Platforms

Looking Back On Sega’s History To Find Their Future

It’s been over a month since Sega revealed to their shareholders that they were going to be restructuring after a dismal year in 2014.  With the profit projection being over two hundred million less than the previous year and coming in at a paltry $34 million, Sega has proposed axing 300 jobs by closing it’s San Francisco office and moving to strictly mobile and PC … Continue reading Looking Back On Sega’s History To Find Their Future

‘The Division’ Pre-Alpha Gameplay Leaked, Ubisoft Says Development Is Much Further Along

Ubisoft’s highly anticipated MMO shooter just got an unwanted sneak peek this week.  Footage from an early build was released by an insider showing some subpar animation and graphics.  Ubisoft has commented, stating these images do not reflect the content of the work in progress. Tom Clancey’s The Division was shown at E3 in 2013 with a very impressive trailer highlighting it’s fast-paced OTS firefights … Continue reading ‘The Division’ Pre-Alpha Gameplay Leaked, Ubisoft Says Development Is Much Further Along

Can The NVIDIA Shield Establish Trust In The Android Platform?

Sony was known mostly as a hardware manufacturer, who after a botched deal with Nintendo decided to enter the video game market for themselves.  Nvidia seems to be taking a page out of their book, as they release their new Shield Console; an Android-based streaming box that promises outstanding graphics for a reasonable price. The website touts that it’s ‘made to game’, and that it’s … Continue reading Can The NVIDIA Shield Establish Trust In The Android Platform?