Thief developer lays off staff
Mar05

Thief developer lays off staff

The studio behind Thief and Deus Ex: human ReEvolution has laid off a number of staff.

Sony Santa Monica lays off staff
Feb26

Sony Santa Monica lays off staff

Sony’s confirmed that God of War developer Sony Santa Monica has had a staff reduction.

Digital Taxation: It’s happening
Jan31

Digital Taxation: It’s happening

New laws to be implemented will have you paying VAT on your digital internet purchases

Looks like the 3DS is open to piracy
May31

Looks like the 3DS is open to piracy

It looks like hackers have found a way to pirate games on Nintendo’s 3DS – which could spell doom for the system.

THQ auctioned off; Assets divided
Jan24

THQ auctioned off; Assets divided

THQ is no more; it’s been auctioned off and its properties and studios have been split throughout the industry. Here’s who got which slices of the THQ pie.

Wait a minute…GTA V’s going to cost how much?
Dec12

Wait a minute…GTA V’s going to cost how much?

Hold on! Just how much is GTA V going to cost when it’s released in South Africa next year?

Audience chants for LAN when StarCraft II tournament goes wrong
Apr19

Audience chants for LAN when StarCraft II tournament goes wrong

Disconnect at the Global StarCraft League Finals Has Fans Shouting “We Want LAN!”

Diablo III delayed to next year. Surprised?
Sep23

Diablo III delayed to next year. Surprised?

Bad news for Diablo fans…

Ubisoft backtracks on Driver San Francisco’s PC DRM. Sort of.
Aug18

Ubisoft backtracks on Driver San Francisco’s PC DRM. Sort of.

Ubisoft’s altered Driver: San Francisco’s harsh DRM. Slightly.

Rumour : Rockstar won’t publish Team Bondi’s next game
Jul05

Rumour : Rockstar won’t publish Team Bondi’s next game

Rockstar’s “disdain” for LA Noire developers Team Bondi means it’ll no longer publish the studio’s games.

The Final Word : Infinity Ward on Modern Warfare 2 Dedicated Servers
Oct21

The Final Word : Infinity Ward on Modern Warfare 2 Dedicated Servers

  The recent announcement that the PC version of Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2 would be forgoing the use – or even allowance – of dedicated servers, favouring a console-style matchmaking system dubbed IWNet, has been met with a less-than-enthusiastic response from gamers. People have bitched and moaned, started petitions, cancelled orders and threatened with boycott. Well, Infinity Ward have heard your pleas…...