The House of Mouse’s latest acquisition came at a cost of $4 billion, and with an announcement of production on the next ‘Star Wars’ trilogy
Bioware Founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk posted an announcement on the Star Wars: The Old Republic forums confirming layoffs at the MMO’s Bioware Austin studio. The scope of the layoffs has yet to be revealed, but changes in LinkedIn resumes such as Community Manager Stephen Reid (via Joystiq) suggest this isn’t just a trimming […]
After a rumor of an Electronic Arts buyout by South Korean free-to-play publisher Nexon began circulating early this morning (via Bloomberg video report), shares in EA spiked $1.22 (8.1%). Coming up from a year-long low, Electronic Arts evened out at $16.23 after closing bell.
Christopher Ferguson, psychologist at Texas A&M, has defined added a new layer to the media-violence debate. Speaking to Forbes in the wake of the attack in Oslo, Norway, Ferguson postulates that blaming video games for acts of violence is not only faulty logic, but could be racist. He does take time to note that such […]