Big Blowout: Final E3 Prediction – Xbox/Bethesda Showcase

Massive Game Reveals: Project Omen (October 2022) Project Typhoon (March 2022) Forza Horizon 5 (October 2021) Zenimax Online Studios Game Reveal (No Date) Xbox Global Publishing Surprise 2 new exclusives similar to the size of Ark 2/Stalker 2 Awesome Gameplay and Many Games Coming This Year: Halo campaign and multiplayer (November 2021) Psychonauts 2 (AugustContinue reading “Big Blowout: Final E3 Prediction – Xbox/Bethesda Showcase”

Most Likely To Sell Big Video Game IP

The rumor mill has been claiming that maybe someone has purchased Silent Hill or Metal Gear Solid. However, with statements from industry insiders about big IPs being shopped for, I wanted to take a look at what companies and games might fit well in this discussion. I’ll go by the companies I think are mostContinue reading “Most Likely To Sell Big Video Game IP”

Double Fine’s Next Game to Add Multiplayer

Per a job listing for a network engineer, it looks like Double Fine may be working on a new unannounced game. Now this is very likely in pre-production as most of not all of their team is finishing up Psychonauts 2. The exciting part is that Double Fine has expertly branched into new genres andContinue reading “Double Fine’s Next Game to Add Multiplayer”

10 Signs Microsofts About To Acquire More Big Name Video Game Studios

Satya Nadella in several interviews, since the intent to purchase Zenimax has been made known, that they intend to purchase more studios to expand their IP and content portfolio. Even as the Zenimax deal was being finalized, there were ongoing talks to purchase WB Game Studios from AT&T. Satya Nadella has a compensation incentive (reportedContinue reading “10 Signs Microsofts About To Acquire More Big Name Video Game Studios”

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”

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”

Unknown Worlds Part 5: Studio Acquisitions (Part 3)

As we close in on August and have not yet heard of any big game conference for Xbox this month other than their Gamescom presence, it is becoming less likely we’ll hear something this month on Studio Acquisitions. However, it does seem like there is going to be a bigger showing in September from someContinue reading “Unknown Worlds Part 5: Studio Acquisitions (Part 3)”

Unknown Worlds Part 3: A Look At Potential Studio Acquisitions (Part 1)

Everyone has been talking first party games since the delay of Halo Infinite. The consensus is that despite the numerous game studios that Microsoft has acquired in recent years such as Obsidian, Double Fine, Ninja Theory and inXile Entertainment, that Microsoft still needs to add some more studios dedicated to publishing more AAA games. IContinue reading “Unknown Worlds Part 3: A Look At Potential Studio Acquisitions (Part 1)”

Xbox Series X: Games to Wait to Play

With the delay of Halo Infinite I thought I’d put together a quick article about some of the titles you may want to wait to play on Series X and will keep you busy through the holiday season! Star Wars Jedi Fallen OrderThis game has a great story line, came in with wonderful reviews, butContinue reading “Xbox Series X: Games to Wait to Play”