Respawn Entertainment Working on a New IP

Respawn Entertainment has an interesting new job listing for a Software Engineer for ground floor development of a new IP. Based on the language in the job listing, this looks like a completely new IP and not something related to any Titanfall or Star Wars properties. One things for sure, fans should be looking forContinue reading “Respawn Entertainment Working on a New IP”

Speculation: A New Deus Ex is in Development

The studio behind Deus Ex, Eidos-Montreal is hiring at a fast paced looking for people with experience with open world games. Additionally, the Linked In profiles for a number of Eidos-Montreal profiles now indicate they are working on a new unannounced AAA game. The only two series that Eidos-Montreal has fully developed on their ownContinue reading “Speculation: A New Deus Ex is in Development”

Top 10 Biggest Rumors About Xbox

Inxile Entertainment is currently working on a Steampunk AAA RPG. The game supposedly has the second highest budget for an Xbox game in development aside from Halo (Bethesda/Zenimax not included). Obsidian is developing 6 projects including three AAA RPGs. Having grown quite quickly and depending on how lightly in development is being used this mayContinue reading “Top 10 Biggest Rumors About Xbox”

At Xbox, the Future is Bright

The last console generation Xbox was criticized for not having games or enough first party content on their console. This eventually led to the management changes including Phil Spencer and Matt Booty taking rthe reins for Xbox and Xbox Games Studios. They quickly worked to identify the issues in their market position in terms ofContinue reading “At Xbox, the Future is Bright”

Remedy Entertainment Joining the F2P GaaS Market

New job listings reveal that Remedy Entertainment is working on a F2P GaaS title for one of their games for Epic. The listing, shown below gives the first hint about the next title from the traditionally single player focused studio. This should be quite the departure from that mold and it will be interesting toContinue reading “Remedy Entertainment Joining the F2P GaaS Market”

Why Microsofts Going To Buy More Publishers/Studios

If you take a look back at 2013 and the state of Xbox’s first party when Phil Spencer took over it was a sad state of affairs. The first party consisted of 343, The Coalition, Turn 10, Publishing and Rare. That’s it, 5 studios. Recently they had closed the studio that made their Fable titles,Continue reading “Why Microsofts Going To Buy More Publishers/Studios”

Why Xbox Acquired Bethesda and Will Make The Titles Exclusive

Everyone has been buzzing for days since Microsoft announced their intent and agreement to purchase the publisher Zenimax which included the famed Bethesda studio. This bold move aligns with the vision that Phil Spencer has developed with Sataya Nadala. They have the ambitious goal of reaching the more than 3 billion gamers worldwide. Those 3Continue reading “Why Xbox Acquired Bethesda and Will Make The Titles Exclusive”

Gaming: Why It’s Not Just A Hobby

There is absolutely no denying that gaming is a huge part of my life as it likely is for anyone reading this. I just wanted reflect on why and what gaming has brought me in life for a few minutes. As I think back, my first memories of video games are back when my ageContinue reading “Gaming: Why It’s Not Just A Hobby”