The Mortal Kombat franchise has been in a hesitant limbo ever since its creator, Midway Entertainment, filed for bankruptcy and its rights to the series absorbed by Warner Brothers. But a new trailer, dubbed “Mortal Kombat: Rebirth,” hit the internet today that, while seemingly not building up hype for a new game, hints at a […]
Continuing its practice of accumulating third-party development talent in the game market with Boston MMO studio Turbine (Lord of the Rings Online, Dungeons and Dragons Online.) While the financial negotiations were not disclosed in full, this dominant share of the company adds Turbine to Warner Brothers growing collection, the company having already bought the controlling […]
Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment and LEGO recently announced the extension of their contract, licensing the studio’s subsidiary Traveller’s Tales to make games in the brand’s distinctive yellow brick style until 2016. LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 and Star Wars III: The Clone Wars are the next games coming under the contract.
Rocksteady Studios flew down from the shadows to shock the community last year with their smart and fantastic take on the Dark Knight and his rogue’s gallery with Batman Arkham Asylum. With a sequel announced at the Video Game Awards this past December, analysts and consumers alike have high expectations for the London-based studio. Warner […]