Entries in 'Development' (211)
A stabbing wake-up call was dealt to the UK games industry today with new independent data revealing that the sector’s workforce has contracted by nearly nine per cent since 2008.
Publisher Square Enix has admitted that it feared this year’s RPG release Final Fantasy XIII would receive a rough ride from Western critics before the game hit the shelves.
PlayStation platform holder has confirmed to MCV that it will stop selling PSP development kits to studios on November 15th.
Eidos life president Ian Livingstone has made an appeal for developers to contribute towards an ambitious talent survey that hopes to show the UK Government the value of the national ...
Speaking to an audience at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference, EA boss John Riccitiello has outlined EA’s role in the critical decline of ...
US President Barack Obama has announced a new initiative that promotes the development of educational video games.
The UK game industry is 96 per cent male dominated, new data suggests.
3D has become crucial to Sony’s global plans, and the firm has offered to help the games industry keep pace.
It looks like the chances of Final Fantasy XIV making it to Xbox 360 are currently slimmer than they ever have been.
Amanita Design, the widely applauded Czechoslovakian adventure games studio, is calling for amnesty after its most recent title has been reportedly stung by widespread piracy.
Blizzard has told MCV that the development of a new game for consoles remains a possibility.
The official guidelines for developers working on 3D titles for the PS3 recommend that studios avoid trying to make their 3D games support 1080p, instead suggesting that they stick to ...
David Helgason, Unity Technologies CEO, has said that he believes Apple CEO Steve Jobs “doesn’t understand the economics of games development.”
Everyone from small indie iPhone developers to format owners and global games publishers are heading off to the UK's south coast this week.
The 3DS may add new functions to the robust Dual Screen Nintendo handheld platform - but that comes at a cost.
In the build up to its celebrity studded E3 party last night, Activision confirmed that in just three years it has added an impressive 300 staff to its Call of ...
It’s one of the most bankable franchises in the world of entertainment, and such is EA’s faith in BioWare’s upcoming MMO Star Wars: the Old Republic that it has spent ...
Publisher Capcom has revealed the poor performance of recent releases Dark Void and Bionic Commando have lead to a strategic re-think of its Western aspirations.
The first game was lauded as the flag-bearer of high-end PC gaming, and developer Crytek has admitted that thewre were times when it feared that bringing the sequel Crysis 2 ...
Publishing giant THQ has a Natal game in the pipeline that could cost as much as $40 million to make – yet the company is hedging its bets due to ...
Though we’re yet to learn the specifics of how exactly the government’s promised video games tax breaks will take shape, Eidos life president Ian Livingstone has praised Chancellor Darling’s decision ...
The British game industry is revelling in the news that the UK will now receive game development tax breaks.