Activision today let go the development team at High Moon Studios who worked on the upcoming Deadpool game. This has not affected the part of High Moon that works on Transformers titles. “Activision Publishing consistently works to align its costs with its revenues – this is an ongoing process. With the completion of development on Deadpool, we are taking a reduction in staff at High Moon Studios to better align [...]
At long last the house that Halo built and former Microsoft first-party developer Bungie, have just now officially revealed their first post-Halo IP – the massively sprawling, cross-generational, social media focused epic shooter that is Destiny. Better yet, they’ve officially unveiled it with a bunch of moving pictures (in the form a snazzy Vidoc) that we have for you after the break. Take a look!
Well, this is one sure-fire reason to glue your eyes to the 2013 Games Developer Conference. Bungie and Activision have confirmed that their new multi-format, console-generation spanning IP, Destiny, will be the hot topic of a developer session at the San Francisco conference. Currently monikered a “Brave New World: New Bungie IP,” the discussion is thought to center around the setting in which the new franchise will take place in [...]
The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, the Activision published first-person shooter riff on the popular zombie apocalypse graphic novella, finally has a gameplay trailer. Early impressions? Well, it doesn’t look too hot. At all. Apparently not from a final build of the game (I really, really hope not), the game shows our protagonist hacking zombies with a fireaxe, running away from them and sticking them in the face with sharp things whenever they get close. If [...]
Guillermo Del Toro‘s inSANE, a Lovecraftian themed action-horror title from the prolific director which was canned by THQ back in August, has found some new life according to a report by genre website Bloody Disgusting. In the piece, the site mentions that the developer and publisher for the Lovecraftian IP has yet to be revealed and that the game will arrive on next-generation consoles sometime in 2015 at the earliest. Well, [...]
Bungie‘s first Post-Halo effort Destiny has been shrouded in mystery since it was first announced that the former Xbox first-party developer had entered into a ten year contract with Activision to perpetuate the brand new IP across multiple systems. Today though, the information draught has come to an end as the famed developer has released the first concept art of the eagerly anticipated game as a response to the leaking [...]
As reported on Giant Bomb, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick, in layman’s terms, set out a hit on former Infinity Ward leaders Jason West and Vince Zampella, telling Activision’s IT director Thomas Fenady to “dig up dirt” on the men who shaped Call of Duty in order to fire them. This news comes from the recently ended lawsuit between Activision and West and Zampella.
Activision, in their infinite knowledge, decided the world needed a new Family Guy game. Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is the name of said game, and it’s due out this fall. Other than the news that the voice cast and writers will be working on it, no new information has been released. Knowing Activision, it will be a franchise, so be prepared for that! I know I’m not.