Game award shows have gone through some changes over the past couple of years, with producer Geoff Keighley’s iteration being a huge difference than Spike’s VGX. Keighley took to Twitter and PAX to announce that The Game Awards is returning this year.
“As I announced this morning at PAX, I’m excited to already be working on @thegameawards for 2015. Will share more later this Spring.,” Geoff Keighley confirmed through his official twitter account.
Game awards over the years have been known for their potential for game announcements through the course of the show while also acknowledging every aspect of video games, from voice actors to game [...]
Tower Defense is a genre that has, these days, seemingly been relegated to browser games or smart phone apps. You don’t often see a serious go at making an entry into this genre competitive or deep.
Today, I got the chance to speak with Kixeye and check out their new MOBA, TOME: Immortal Area. Now, I have no misconceptions, the MOBA genre is quickly becoming flooded. DOTA may have started the boom, League of Legends continued it, and every IP, from DC, to Lord of the Rings, to Warcraft is getting in on it. So why then, should I have any excitement for “yet another addition”?
Over the weekend, Logitech gave me a quick demo of some of their new hardware they’re going to be emphasizing in the coming year. We focused mainly on three different models of mouse. Both wireless and wired mice, they focus was on high performance gaming.
I stopped by S2 Games booth on Monday to wrap up what had been a crazy busy weekend at PAX Prime. I spoke to one of the balance designers on their latest title Strife about how far the game has come from the demo they presented last year.
Every year, at events like PAX Prime in Seattle, developers showcase the latest trailers and demos for their hot new titles. This year, we’re eagerly awaiting news for these great looking titles:
Lords of the Fallen is a dark new action-adventure game developed by Deck13 Interactive and CI Games. Likely to be showcased at PAX Prime tomorrow, the developers have just released a new trailer outlining now only the general premise of the title, but also showcasing the world in which the game will take place.
One of the pleasant surprises from PAX East was the reviving of local multiplayer games, particularly when it comes to co-operative gameplay. The best example of this was Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime.