Misc.

Sleepy Giant Lays Off 18

A Sleepy Giant representative has confirmed to GamesBeat that it has recently had to lay off around 18 employees.

“Some of our projects like Disney Infinity, Elder Scrolls Online, and Robot’s Orcs Must Die 3 are coming to an end with regards to the technology side and as such…

10 Oct 2:59 AM 0 Read More...

Report: 'Myst' Getting A TV Series

According to a report by Deadline, Legendary TV has signed a deal with Cyan Worlds to create a TV series based on Myst.

The original Myst game put players in control of the Stranger, who uses a special book to travel to the island of Myst, which was home to…

08 Oct 2:46 AM 0 Read More...

Ubisoft Opens An Office In Russia

Ubisoft has opened a new office in Moscow, in a response to demand for Ubisoft’s games in the region.

In a statement, Ubisoft noted that The Crew’s beta test saw more active Russian players than any other country.

“What we’ve seen throughout our time in the region…

03 Oct 2:00 AM 0 Read More...

Voice Cast Confirmed For 'Angry Birds' Film

Rovio has revealed the cast of voice actors for the upcoming Angry Birds movie.

“Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses, last year’s comedy hit We’re the Millers) will lead the cast as Red, a bird with a temper problem,” Rovio wrote in a press release, in part. “Josh Gad, in…

02 Oct 2:44 AM 0 Read More...

Plot And Cast Detailed For 'Dead Rising' Movie

In an interview with SlashFilm, director Zach Lipovsky has revealed that the upcoming Dead Rising film will take place between the events of Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 3.

“I think the franchise actually brings a lot of new energy to the genre that we haven’t seen in…

01 Oct 2:40 AM 0 Read More...

Rockstar Audio Veterans Form Production Studio

Two Rockstar veterans, including the music director behind the Grand Theft Auto games for almost 20 years have formed an audio production house in Dunfermline, Scotland.

Both Will Morton and Craig Connor were previously at Rockstar North. Morton served as dialogue supervisor and senior audio designer, and Connor was the…

01 Oct 2:28 AM 0 Read More...

Lionhead Incubation Department Shares First Project

The Lionhead Incubation department that was formed about a year ago has shared its first project with the Lionhead community.

“About a year ago, the Lionhead Incubation department was formed out of the desire to do just that – to find new ideas and inspiration that can then be turned into…

24 Sep 2:53 AM 0 Read More...

'Deadpool' Movie Gets A Release Date

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a film featuring Marvel’s Deadpool is scheduled to release in cinemas on February 12th, 2016.

The official release date for the film follows a recent leak of Deadpool test footage online. The video featured Ryan Reynolds in the main role, however it remains unclear…

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