Posted By Justin Lee On March 25, 2010 at 9:54 am Comments Off on BlizzCon 2010 Dates Announced

Blizzard Entertainment sends word that BlitzzCon will be held in the Anaheim Convention Center on Friday October 22 to Saturday October 23rd 2010 .  Get out all those cool cosplay costumes and get ready to get some hands-on play time with upcoming Blizzard games, join in on discussion panels, tournaments and more. Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. […]

Posted By Justin Lee On March 8, 2010 at 10:26 am Comments Off on Steam for Mac Coming this April

Valve announced today it will bring Steam, Valve’s gaming service, and Source, Valve’s gaming engine, to the Mac. Steam and Valve’s library of games including Left 4 Dead 2, Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike, Portal, and the Half-Life series will be available in April. "As we transition from entertainment as a product to entertainment as a […]

Posted By Justin Lee On March 2, 2010 at 12:18 pm Comments Off on Sony Computer Entertainment Acquires Media Molecule

Sony Computer Entertainment today send us news that they have acquired developer Media Molecule, the developer of LittleBigPlanet for the PlayStation 3. Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) today announced that it had acquired leading game developer Media Molecule, creator of the multi-million selling and multi-award winning PlayStation 3 (PS3) exclusive title, LittleBigPlanet.  Media Molecule will join […]

Posted By Justin Lee On March 2, 2010 at 6:47 am Comments Off on Infinity Ward Upper Management Departures at Activision According to SEC Filings

Looks like there is something going on at Infinity Ward, the developers of the hit Call of Duty series.  When Activision filed some papers with the SEC yesterday, there were some indications in the filings about an ‘internal human resources inquiry’ and matter will ‘involve the departure of key personnel’. From SEC filing:The Company is […]

Posted By Justin Lee On November 26, 2009 at 6:57 am Comments Off on Steam Early Holiday Sale has Begun

The Steam Early Holiday has begun, featuring a daily line-up of select games at deep discounts for just one day each. The Early Holiday Sale kicks off today with seven great deals: Batman: Arkham Asylum is 50% off, Champions Online is 50% off, Dragon Age: Origins is 25% off, GRID is 75% off, Fallen Earth […]

Posted By David Klein On October 5, 2009 at 10:00 am Comments Off on Ubisoft Aquires Nadeo, Creators of TrackMania

Today, Ubisoft announced the acquisition of the development studio Nadeo, creator of TrackMania, the cult multiplayer car racing video game. Set up in 2000 in Paris and comprising a highly talented team of developers, the Nadeo studio has won acclaim for the quality of its multiplayer technology which offers one of the best available on-line […]

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Posted By Justin Lee On September 28, 2009 at 1:00 pm Comments Off on Ubisoft Kicks Off Imagine Your Future Sweepstakes in the U.S.

Today Ubisoft announced that its "Imagine Your Future Sweepstakes,” a month-long online sweepstakes that awards more than $100,000 in prizes including four  $25,000 college scholarships to aspiring students, launched at The online sweepstakes has already begun and will continue through October 25, 2009 to commemorate October as Imagine Month, during which four brand new […]

Posted By Justin Lee On August 31, 2009 at 9:16 am Comments Off on Ubisoft Appoints Jade Raymond as Head of Toronto Studio

Ubisoft announced today the appointment of Jade Raymond as head of its recently announced Toronto studio. Under the governance of Yannis Mallat, Chief Executive Officer of Ubisoft’s Montreal and Toronto Studios, Raymond will oversee day-to-day operations of the Toronto studio’s work on video game projects. Raymond joined Ubisoft’s Montreal studio in 2004 as a Producer […]

Posted By Justin Lee On August 19, 2009 at 1:21 pm Comments Off on Do You Wanna Date My Avatar – The Guild Music Video Reaches over 1 Million Views in 2 Days

If you haven’t seen this music video yet by The Guild, you must watch it now! The Guild made an amazing music video that has gotten over 1 million views in just two days! Support them by buying the music video off itunes or the mp3 from Amazon music. . Just click the video above […]

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On July 6, 2009 at 11:03 am Comments Off on Ubisoft to Open New Studio in Toronto, Ontario

Ubisoft announced plans today to open a full development studio in Toronto, Ontario – a first for the company in the province. This significant announcement is expected to result in the creation of 800 net new jobs within the province over the next decade. The government of Ontario is investing CA$263 million over ten years […]