Videogame Visionaries
Videogame Visionaries

Like any other creative endeavour, games require a direction, a vision to drive them, be that something as simple as a plumber chasing a princess, or a vast, conspiracy-riddled dystopia of cyborgs and... Continue Reading »

Review: Saints Row IV
Review: Saints Row IV

Superpowers? It makes complete sense, kind of… Saints Row IV starts five years after the events of the previous game; you’re thrown into a covert operation to hunt down Cyrus. It begins quite seriously... Continue Reading »

Devil’s Third still in production, no show at E3 though
Devil’s Third still in production, no show at E3 though

Tomonobu Itagaki, the brains behind Dead or Alive and reviving the Ninja Gaiden series, has been working away on Devil’s Third for some time now. A third person shooter created by his new development... Continue Reading »

Double Fine ready to unveil brand new game
Double Fine ready to unveil brand new game

Never one to rest on their laurels, Double Fine, developer behind such cult hits as Psychonauts, Brutal Legend, Stacking and Broken Age, are set to announce a brand new game in the next few days. Earlier... Continue Reading »

4A Games’ Creative Director responds to work condition claims
4A Games’ Creative Director responds to work condition claims

Following on from John Rubin’s claims that working conditions at 4A Games were despicable, Creative Director Andrew Prokhorov has responded to these claims and while agreeing that conditions were... Continue Reading »

Metro Last Light: 4A Games endured horrendous conditions
Metro Last Light: 4A Games endured horrendous conditions

Metro: Last Light will be hitting store shelves today, but has unfortunately already received a mix of average to bad reviews, with many seeing Last Light as a rush job. Considering the trouble THQ had... Continue Reading »

Nordic Games emerge as the big THQ auction winners
Nordic Games emerge as the big THQ auction winners

Nordic Games have dug their hands deep into their frost-bitten pockets and pulled out a huge wad of awesome as they’ve finally announced where the bulk of games from THQ auctions have gone. Nordic... Continue Reading »

Have Crytek confirmed that they will bid for Darksiders IP?
Have Crytek confirmed that they will bid for Darksiders IP?

David Adams, the creator of the Darksiders franchise, former head of Vigil and current CEO of Crytek USA, has tweeted that he is going try to win back his franchise. While Crytek initially seemed unwilling... Continue Reading »

Release date shines through for Metro: Last Light
Release date shines through for Metro: Last Light

Deep Silver has announced that upcoming shooter Metro: Last Light will arrive in UK stores on 17th May. After a troublesome period for THQ, which saw their assets sold, Last Light was originally due to... Continue Reading »

Nexuiz online servers shut off
Nexuiz online servers shut off

The Xbox 360 online servers for Nexuiz have been shut down, in preparation for the second THQ property auction which takes place on 15th April. The auction includes other known titles such as Darksiders... Continue Reading »

Remaining THQ properties to be auctioned off
Remaining THQ properties to be auctioned off

THQ is to auction off its remaining unsold properties including Darksiders, Red Faction, Homeworld and MX. Interest is high with more than 100 expressions of interest and THQ are anticipating a “vigorous... Continue Reading »

Saints Row 4 scheduled to arrive this August? With Metro Last Light not far behind
Saints Row 4 scheduled to arrive this August? With Metro Last Light not far behind

Chris Stockman, design director of the original Saint’s Row game, took to his twitter to respond to queries regarding the next game in the series. @dmc_ryan: Hey just to let you know word around... Continue Reading »

Homefront 2 lives on
Homefront 2 lives on

Some time ago it was announced that Crytek had acquired the rights to Homefront, one of THQs moderately succesful titles, in the hopes of heading up a sequel. Since the recent closure of THQ just what... Continue Reading »

Vigil games given a “fresh start” by Crytek?
Vigil games given a “fresh start” by Crytek?

David Adams, former head of Vigil Games and Co-owner of the Darksiders franchise has been appointed CEO of the newly opened  Crytek studio in Austin, Texas. He is said to be heading a team of 35 people,... Continue Reading »

SEGA’s acquisition of Relic Entertainment
SEGA’s acquisition of Relic Entertainment

Last night it was confirmed that SEGA have acquired all shares of THQ Canada Inc. and some IPs owned by THQ Inc. THQ Canada was responsible for developing titles such as “Warhammer 40k Dawn of War”... Continue Reading »

Platinum games interested in Darksiders IP
Platinum games interested in Darksiders IP

After learning that nobody made a bid for the Darksiders series during the recent THQ auction, executive producer of Platinum Games took to his twitter to announce their interest in picking up the series. It... Continue Reading »

Rumour: THQ auctions – Sega buys Relic, Koch Media buys Volition and more
Rumour: THQ auctions – Sega buys Relic, Koch Media buys Volition and more

THQ’s assets are currently up for sale to the highest bidder, which means a number of studios and games will be under a new rival publishers. Well, we have the latest rumours for you here. Sega... Continue Reading »

Double Fine interested in THQ IPs?
Double Fine interested in THQ IPs?

Distressed Debt Investing report that Double Fine have asked for the files on the THQ bankruptcy case, as well as Warner Bros. While Warner Bros may be looking to pick up new titles, Double Fine actually... Continue Reading »

THQ files for bankruptcy
THQ files for bankruptcy

THQ have announced that they have filed for bankruptcy sold “substantially all of the assets”  in an Asset Purchase Agreement with affiliates of Clearlake Capital Group. This includes all... Continue Reading »

Metro: Last Light gets new gameplay trailer
Metro: Last Light gets new gameplay trailer

Upcoming post-apocalyptic shooter, Metro: Last Light has received a new trailer titled “Genesis”, which shows a bit of gameplay taken directly from the game. The title is the sequel to Metro... Continue Reading »