Brian Renadette

Microsoft Studios Re-branded to Xbox Game Studios

The umbrella game development organization Microsoft Studios has gone through a re-branding. The collection of thirteen studios has been renamed to Xbox Game Studios, further cementing Xbox as Microsoft’s games brand.

CD Projekt Red Settles Royalty Dispute with The Witcher Auhtor

A royalties dispute between The Witcher author Andrzej Sapkowski and developer CD Projekt Red is coming to a close. A Polish publication (via WCCFTech) reports that CD Projekt Red will be giving Sapkowski a portion of the amount he requested.

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Ends in March

In just a month, Clementine’s long journey is coming to a close. The Walking Dead: The Final Season is releasing its final episode, Take Us Back, on March 26.

Respawn Unveiling Apex Legends Today

Respawn, the company behind Titanfall, is preparing to reveal their newest game today, Apex Legends. A teaser livestream is expected to start at 11 AM EST and reveal the whole thing four hours later.

Dr. Mario Goes Mobile This Summer

Nintendo is bringing the medically-trained version of their famous mascot to phones. Dr. Mario World, the newest entry in the series of virus-busting video games, is releasing early summer on Android and iOS.

Subnautica: Below Zero Enters Early Access

The newest chapter in the Subnautica survival games has entered Early Access. Subnautica: Below Zero has players returning to the ocean planet 4546B to explore its more frigid regions.

Quantic Dream Ditching PlayStation Exclusivity

Quantic Dream, the creator of games like Heavy Rain and Detroit: Beyond Human, have been PlayStation exclusive for the past several years. However, with an investment from Chinese megagiant NetEase, they’re looking to branch out.

Valve Calls Metro Exodus’ Epic Games Store Exclusive Deal ‘Unfair’

Yesterday, Deep Silver and Epic Games announced that the PC version of Metro Exodus will be an Epic Games Store exclusive until 2020. In response, Valve has called the deal “unfair to Steam customers”.

Dragon Ball Z RPG Project Z Receives First Trailer

After last night’s Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tournament ended, we got our first teaser for a new Dragon Ball Z video game. Currently titled Dragon Ball Game – Project Z, the game is set to be an action RPG retelling of the Z saga.

GDC State of the Industry 2019: Steamed Unions

GDC, the annual Game Developers Conference, recently released the 7th State of the Industry survey results. Nearly 4,000 game developers participated and gave their opinions on topics like unions, Steam, and the time they spend working.

Farming Simulator Sows the Seeds of an eSports League

If you thought eSports was only for games that involve shooting and fighting, you’re in for a surprise. Developer Giants Studio has taken its first steps into making the Farming Simulator League a reality.

February 15 Set to be Busy Day for Big Games

February 15 is set to be a big day for gamers, games journalists, and various AAA studios. Four, technically five, big games are slated to release that day: Far Cry: New Dawn, Crackdown 3, Metro Exodus, Jump Force, and Anthem.