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SCEA CEO Jack Tretton Steps Down

Sony Computer Entertainment CEO Jack Tretton will step down from the position effective March 31st, the company has announced.

According to a press release, Tretton’s departure is the “result of a mutual aggreement between Mr. Tretton and SCEA not to renew their contractual relationship.” Executive vice president and COO…

07 Mar 1:27 AM 0 Read More...

'Uncharted' Writer and Director Departs Naughty Dog

IGN reported earlier, citing “trusted sources”, that Uncharted writer and director Amy Hennig departed Naughty Dog on March 3rd.

Sony has since confirmed that Hennig has left the studio, however her departure will not impact the development of Uncharted.

“Amy has made significant contributions to the game industry and we…

06 Mar 12:56 AM 0 Read More...

'Wolfenstein: The New Order' Includes 'Doom' Beta Access

Bethesda Softworks has announced that Machinegames’ Wolfenstein: The New Order will be released on May 20th, and it will also include beta access to the next Doom title from id Software.

According to Bethesda, everyone who pre-orders the game will receive instructions on how to sign up for the…

20 Feb 1:18 AM 0 Read More...

'MGS5: Ground Zeroes' 1080p On PS4, 720p On Xbox One

Konami has revealed a collection of comparison screenshots for all versions of Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes, along with the news that the game will run at 1080p on the PlayStation 4 and 720p on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

This follows Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo…

18 Feb 12:25 AM 0 Read More...

'Watch Dogs' To Release Before June

Ubisoft has confirmed in its third quarter earnings announcement that Watch Dogs is set to release in the first quarter of 2014.

“Fiscal 2014-15 will see an exceptional games line-up, with the release of five major titles including Just Dance, The Crew and Watch Dogs, which is scheduled…

11 Feb 12:07 AM 0 Read More...

WB Prioritizing 'Arkham Origins' DLC Over Patch

According to a post on the Batman: Arkham Origins forums, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has chosen to focus on the game’s upcoming story DLC instead of a patch to address issues players have been encountering.

“The team is currently working hard on the upcoming story DLC and there currently…

11 Feb 12:06 AM 0 Read More...

'Call of Duty' Adds Sledgehammer Games To Dev Cycle

During an investor call today, Activision Publishing president and CEO announced that the Call of Duty franchise is moving to a three-year development cycle with Sledgehammer Games joining Treyarch and Infinity Ward as the franchise’s third lead developer.

Sledgehammer Games will be developing this year’s Call of…

07 Feb 12:22 AM 0 Read More...

'Tomb Raider' Achieved Profitability Last Year

Last year, Square Enix placed blame on its financial issues on the sales of Tomb Raider, Hitman: Absolution and Sleeping Dogs not reaching the company’s expected sales.

Speaking to Eurogamer, Crystal Dynamics executive producer Scot Amos has revealed that Tomb Raider has reached profitability. “By the end of last…

18 Jan 12:59 AM 0 Read More...