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Atari Bringing Back 'Alone In The Dark', 'Haunted House'

Atari has announced it will be releasing two “re-imagined” horror titles based on the Haunted House and Alone in the Dark games, this fall.

The new Haunted House game is being developed by Italian studio Dreampainters, the developer behind Anna, a horror title for PC. Studio founder Allesandro Monopoli…

20 Aug 3:12 AM 0 Read More...

Rockstar Leeds Co-Founder Joins GameDuell

GameDuell announced today that co-founder and former art director of Rockstar Leeds, Ian J. Bowden, has joined the German studio as art director.

“We are incredibly excited to have Ian onboard. His creativity and inspirational leadership will enable us to deliver the next generation of world-class SoMo games…

20 Aug 3:09 AM 0 Read More...

Electronic Arts Is 'Getting Better At Listening'

Speaking to GamesIndustry International, Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson has said that the EA Access service is just part of the companies plan to put the “player first” again.

“One of the things that we’re learning as we make the digital transformation is that we don’t need to…

19 Aug 2:29 AM 0 Read More...

'Destiny' Writer Departs Bungie For Telltale

Destiny writer Joshua Rubin has announced his departure from Bungie, to join Telltale Games and work on its upcoming Game of Thrones game.

“Thrilled to share that, after two great years at Bungie, I’ve moved to sunny CA to join Telltale Games,” Rubin wrote on Twitter.

Speaking to Gamasutra…

19 Aug 2:28 AM 0 Read More...

Ex-Vigil Games Founder Forms New Studio

A group of ex-Vigil Games developers have left Crytek USA to form a new studio called Gunfire Games, and it is considering attempting to make another Darksiders game.

“Forming another independent studio was something that I thought about because of what was going on,” ex-Vigil founder and ex…

09 Aug 2:46 AM 0 Read More...

'Mass Effect' Director Leaves BioWare

BioWare has announced that studio executive producer Casey Hudson is leaving, after 16 years at the studio.

“After what already feels like a lifetime of extraordinary experiences, I have decided to hit the reset button and move on from BioWare,” said Hudson in a joint statement with BioWare studio GM…

08 Aug 12:16 AM 0 Read More...

Twitch Shuts Down Justin.tv

Twitch has officially closed down Justin.tv, the video-streaming platform that led to its creation.

Justin.tv was created in March 2007 by Justin Kan, who initially started the service as a way of livestreaming footage from a camera attached to his head. The platform would open up to…

07 Aug 12:45 AM 0 Read More...

'Dead Island' Movie Back On Track

Deep Silver has partnered with Occupant Entertainment to create a film adaptation of the Dead Island franchise, Deadline reports.

Lions Gate acquired the rights to make and distribute a Dead Island feature film in 2011, however changes throughout the company’s management caused the project to stall, and the rights…

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