Entries in 'Development' (161)

Nintendo has received Wii U interest "from over 1,000 indie devs"

Nintendo has received Wii U interest "from over 1,000 indie devs"

If the numbers coming from Nintendo are to be believed, indie development interest in Wii U is at astronomic levels.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 11th 2013 at 10:05AM in News
Fighter Lukkha out now for feature phones, soon on smartphones

Fighter Lukkha out now for feature phones, soon on smartphones

UTV Indiagames today releases Fighter Lukkha, a free-to-play action-strategy game for feature phones.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Sep 5th 2013 at 2:59PM in News
Alphaman available now for iOS, Android

Alphaman available now for iOS, Android

The Awesome Game Studio’s arcade-styled educational puzzle game Alphaman is out now for iOS and Android.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 3:24PM in News
Hines: Nintendo has lost its chance with third parties and Wii U

Hines: Nintendo has lost its chance with third parties and Wii U

It may be too late to convince third parties to support Wii U, claims Bethesda’s VP of PR and marketing Pete Hines.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 12:02PM in News

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MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

New Zealand bans software patents this week, we talk to Five Star Games after a year of business, and look at trends in Aussie ad spending.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 30th 2013 at 9:29AM in News
Vlambeer's Rami Ismail to speak at NGDC 2013

Vlambeer's Rami Ismail to speak at NGDC 2013

Rami Ismail, one half of influential indie developer Vlambeer, will speak at this year’s NASSCOM Game Developer Conference.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 29th 2013 at 7:27AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

This week we learned that Saint's Row IV will have to go head-to-head with GTA V, and that a new game criticism publishing label has formed.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 6:58AM in News
N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

The CEO of Skylanders: Giants and Swap Force co-developer N-Space has said that his studio currently has no Nintendo games in development for the first time in a decade.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2013 at 3:32PM in News

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"Half-Life 3 is not being worked on at this time"

"Half-Life 3 is not being worked on at this time"

One man close to Valve has delivered a crushing blow to the millions of gamers patiently waiting on Half-Life 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 16th 2013 at 9:50AM in News
Tiny Mogul Games announces endless runner Shiva

Tiny Mogul Games announces endless runner Shiva

Tiny Mogul Games has just announced its new game, Shiva, a colourful side-scrolling endless runner that also allows the players to rewind time.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 13th 2013 at 2:45PM in News
BYOG 2012 winner Project Heera nominated for BAFTA award

BYOG 2012 winner Project Heera nominated for BAFTA award

NASSCOM and Indie Game Dev India BYOG 2012 winner Project Heera has been selected as one of the three nominees for the 2014 BAFTA Ones To Watch award.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 12th 2013 at 8:54AM in News
TAGS announces educational mobile puzzle game Alphaman

TAGS announces educational mobile puzzle game Alphaman

The Awesome Game Studio has announced Alphaman, which mixes puzzles with arcade entertainment and education through spelling and reading.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 8th 2013 at 6:40AM in News

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Street Cricket Champions 2 headed to PC this month

Street Cricket Champions 2 headed to PC this month

Street Cricket Champions 2, which released on PS2 and PSP last year, is headed to PC this month.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 7th 2013 at 11:11AM in News
UPDATE: Trine Games lays off half staff without pay; studio closed since June

UPDATE: Trine Games lays off half staff without pay; studio closed since June

Update: Trine Games CEO Sangam Gupta has responded to the below report, saying that the company will shift to its new studio this month, that all outstanding wages will be ...

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 6th 2013 at 11:58AM in News
Doom 4 was scrapped because it "did not have spirit"

Doom 4 was scrapped because it "did not have spirit"

Id software director Tim Willits has admitted that the former build of Doom 4 was scrapped because it failed to harness the spirit of the series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2013 at 11:14AM in News
Innovation threatened by increasing dev costs, Raymond claims

Innovation threatened by increasing dev costs, Raymond claims

Rising development costs will eventually stifle innovation in games, says the head of Ubisoft Toronto.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2013 at 12:14PM in News

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New Fox sitcom about game devs slammed for casual sexism and racism

New Fox sitcom about game devs slammed for casual sexism and racism

A new Fox sitcom called Dads is due to air for the first time next month but is already being criticised by critics.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 3:13PM in News
Ubisoft Pune-developed Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame is out now

Ubisoft Pune-developed Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame is out now

Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame, a new side-scrolling adventure from the fabled Prince of Persia franchise, is out now iOS and Android devices.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Jul 25th 2013 at 9:58AM in News
Self-publishing for Xbox One confirmed; retail units to double up as dev kits

Self-publishing for Xbox One confirmed; retail units to double up as dev kits

Microsoft has announced that it will allow developers to self-publish their games on Xbox One, and that all retail Xbox One units will also serve as dev units, removing the ...

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Jul 25th 2013 at 6:51AM in News
Chennai Express: Escape from Rameshwaram out now

Chennai Express: Escape from Rameshwaram out now

Chennai Express: Escape from Rameshwaram, the official mobile game for the upcoming Shahrukh Khan film, is out now.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Jul 25th 2013 at 5:30AM in News
Shahrukh Khan-starrer Chennai Express to get official mobile game

Shahrukh Khan-starrer Chennai Express to get official mobile game

Shahrukh Khan’s upcoming film, Chennai Express, is set to receive the mobile game treatment.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Jul 23rd 2013 at 12:44PM in News
NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2013 dates, venue announced

NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2013 dates, venue announced

This year’s NASSCOM Game Developer Conference will take place in Pune on 15th and 16th November.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Jul 23rd 2013 at 8:10AM in News
NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2013

NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2013

In Events Nov 15th 2013 - Nov 16th 2013 in Pune, India

Hosted by the NASSCOM Gaming Forum, the NASSCOM Game Developer Conference is India's largest game development and industry summit.

UK studio Kuju turns 15 this month

UK studio Kuju turns 15 this month

One of Britain’s most successful games developers is celebrating an important milestone this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2013 at 3:31PM in News
New report says British video games 
workforce has halved - but it's wrong

New report says British video games workforce has halved - but it's wrong

A damaging new report claims that the UK games industry employs just over 5,000 people – but it is massively inaccurate, MCV research has concluded.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jul 22nd 2013 at 11:41AM in News