Lead Designer of Baldur's Gate and KOTOR Makes New RPG for Wizards of the Coast
Adrian Werner, 01 February 2020, 20:59
Known for the tabletop versions of Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering, Wizards of the Coast founded the developer studio Archetype Entertainment, which is working on an RPG for PC and consoles. The team is led by James Ohlen, the lead designer of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and Baldur's Gate.
New BioShock Officially in Production
Konrad Serafinski, 09 December 2019, 22:10
2K Games has officially announced that another installment of the iconic BioShock series is being developed. The press release states that Cloud Chamber, a newly established studio led by Kelley Gilmore, is responsible for the game.
Main Writer of Dragon Age Sets up His Own Studio
Adrian Werner, 18 September 2019, 11:50
David Gaider, the main screenwriter of the Dragon Age series and Neverwinter Nights: Hordes of the Underdark, founded a new studio, Summerfall, in Australia. The first game of the team will be revealed next month.
Creator of Call of Duty Will Make Games For PUBG Corp
Jacob Blazewicz, 26 June 2019, 23:45
PUBG Corp. has announced the employment of Glen Schofield as head of the new studio. The creator of Dead Space and the Call of Duty series will lead the Striking Distance team in creating story-oriented productions set in the Playerunknown's Battlegrounds universe.
Microsoft Has Established A Studio To Work On Age of Empires Series
Konrad Serafinski, 16 June 2019, 16:41
While gamers' attention was focused on E3, Microsoft announced the creation of a new studio, responsible solely for the Age of Empires series. It will be headed by Shannon Loftis.
Sony Opens a Film Label - PlayStation Productions
Jacob Blazewicz, 20 May 2019, 22:40
Sony Interactive Entertainment has established a new film studio. PlayStation Productions will be responsible for screenings of production based on the Japanese company's catalogue, without the help of third parties. Shawn Layden, head of SIE, personally supervises the studio and believes that it will not repeat the mistakes of the creators of earlier game adaptations.
Disney Revives Lucasfilm Games
Bart Swiatek, 20 March 2019, 14:41
Disney Studios – the current owner of the Star Wars franchise – decided to reanimate Lucasfilm Games, also known as LucasArts, a developer team originally founded in 1982.
Warface Devs Set Up a New Studio
Adrian Werner, 07 February 2019, 13:01
The Crytek branch responsible for the shooter Warface has just become independent. A group of developers has founded a new studio, where they will continue their work.
New Drivers from AMD and Nvidia and Other News from the World
Milosz Szubert, 06 February 2019, 00:10
Today we report of the new drivers released by Nvidia and AMD, a new developer team formed under the umbrella of Take-Two Interactive Software and 2K Games. Welcome to the latest news from the world – your daily dose of facts.
New costumes in Marvel's Spider-Man, rumors of Assassin's Creed 3 on Switch, and other news
Milosz Szubert, 29 January 2019, 22:05
Today we are writing about a new update to Marvel's Spider-Man, Apple's plans to create an EA Access style service. Welcome to the news from the world.
IO Interactive sets up new branch in Sweden
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 January 2019, 10:01
The developer of the Hitman franchise has decided to expand their manpower by creating a new team.
WoW lead designer Rob Pardo launches Bonfire Studios
luckie, 12 September 2016, 11:38
Bonfire Studios is an independent developer co-founded by World of Warcraft lead designer Rob Pardo and Diablo III game director Josh Mosqueira. Their first project will most likely be an online game for PC and mobile platforms.
The creators of Dying Light go global as Techland Publishing
luckie, 02 June 2016, 13:44
The company that gave us Dying Light, Dead Island, and the Call of Juarez series is becoming a global video game publisher, under the name Techland Publishing. They're aiming to release two AAA games a year.