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Game Designer Jesse Schell Says Microsoft Made A Mistake

Game Designer Jesse Schell Says Microsoft Made A Mistake For a good long while now, everybody seems to be saying that Microsoft has been making one mistake after another. The biggest one, at least as far as the Xbox One is concerned, is the fact that the console was originally slated to have what amounted to an always-online requirement, as the console would...
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Saints Row IV Finally Rated In Australia

Saints Row IV Finally Rated In Australia It took two different attempts, but Volition has finally done it! The Australian gaming board has finally decided to rate a modified version of Saints Row IV last Friday. Curiously, instead of getting the the R18+ rating that they were originally going for, the board gave them the lesser MA15+. So what did...
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Wii U Version Of Batman: Arkham Origins Won’t Have Multiplayer

Wii U Version Of Batman: Arkham Origins Won’t Have Multiplayer The Wii U really hasn’t seen any love from developers in its short life. Ubisoft has taken what was supposed to be a Wii U launch title (Rayman Legends) and then delayed the game so that they could release it for every other console around. EA has essentially abandoned the console, due to the consoles...
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Saints Row IV Refused Classification In Australia… Again

Saints Row IV Refused Classification In Australia… Again You would think that if a country was going to add an 18+ rating for games that they’d use it, but apparently that’s not the case in Australia. Last month the country’s classification board refused to give the game Saints Row IV a rating, due in part to what seems to be the...
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Ex Eidos Montreal GM Resigns From Square Enix Over “Irreconcilable Differences”

Ex Eidos Montreal GM Resigns From Square Enix Over “Irreconcilable Differences” Studio heads resigning from their posts isn’t exactly a rare event. In fact, it seems like just about every week or so there’s a report on some studio head leaving a company for one reason or another, and usually both sides of the break-up are civil to each other, heaping praise on the other...
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Saints Row 4 To Be Re-Reviewed By Australian Classification Board

Saints Row 4 To Be Re-Reviewed By Australian Classification Board Despite the fact that Australia now has an ‘M’ equivalent rating for video games, it’s been made apparent that the country is still treating video games with kids gloves. Last month the country’s Classification Board “Refused Classification” onSaints Row IV due to its...
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Don Mattrick Leaves Microsoft For… Zynga?!

Don Mattrick Leaves Microsoft For… Zynga?! Don Mattrick, president of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business, the same guy who’s been bungling the Xbox One launch, is no longer working for Microsoft. You’d think with the way the Xbox One’s announcements have been handled that Mr. Mattrick was asked to step down....
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PS4 Will Allow Used Game DRM On Third Party Titles [E3 2013]

PS4 Will Allow Used Game DRM On Third Party Titles [E3 2013] In light of Sony’s big used game announcement last night, it seems there were some asterisks involved. In an interview with Jack Tretton, GameTrailers petered out some information for the big dog, himself. It seems that, even though all first party PS4 games will be available for trade-in and sharing,...
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