Yesterday, Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen denied previous reports claiming that EA was not making games for Nintendo’s new consoles anymore. According to Jorgensen, the company has plenty of titles in development for Nintendo’s system – … [Read more...] about EA claims Wii U games are in development, but won’t say what they are
The next time you think to blame a game’s engine for its woes, hold up. There’s more to the story. Imagine a jigsaw puzzle. Now, imagine that same puzzle with each piece made by a different person, from a different substance, with different tools. Some pieces are … [Read more...] about Can you blame a bad game on a shoddy engine? Developers say, no way!
Over the past few years, we have seen various attempts to teach an artificial intelligence how to play a video game. Now, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Interactive Computing published a paper outlining a method of teaching AI how to learn a … [Read more...] about AI re-creates ‘Super Mario Bros.’ game engine by watching gameplay footage
Seven years ago, American McGee saw the future of the game industry. The future he saw was in China, so he packed up and moved to Shanghai to found Spicy Horse Games. McGee, the CEO of his company which most recently developed Alice: Madness Returns for Electronic … [Read more...] about Exclusive Interview: American McGee has seen the future of gaming, and it begins in China
Continuing the consolidation trend that is sweeping the video game software development industry, Activision announced Wednesday that it acquired Bizarre Creations, the independent UK-based game developer behind such titles as "Project Gotham Racing" and "Geometry Wars."The … [Read more...] about Activision Targets Racing Game Market With Bizarre Acquisition