Crytek unveils plans to become an exclusive F2P studio, Ubisoft claims that low-quality spin-offs are integral to the Assassin’s Creed business model, and new THQ boss Jason Rubin signals his intent to ruin Saints Row in this week’s news headlines.
The 360 gets banned in Germany, FPS games are no longer profitable, and a 360/Kinect bundle is rumoured to debut for $99 in this week’s outlandish news items! Plus extra bonus fun time: Ethos does the pictures!
Following the example of the Unity Engine and the Unreal Engine, the CryEngine is being made available to general public. Indie developers rejoice!
Reetin discusses immersion in video games. He points out the different elements that go into development of a game and almost spoils a fourteen year old game.
SN plumbs the depths of madness searching to better understand the gibbering feckless characters and destructive tendencies of Western developers. Also: a kitty photo!
Produced 2011.03.27 On FRIDAY, Bup and SiliconNooB adopt a DRILLING, intellectual approach in their investigation of the latest industry news. The result, which is sure to be a WHEEZE, covers topics including Duke Nukem Forever, the Nintendo 3DS, and GeoHot in South America.