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”

Seven Keys For Xbox to DOMINATE E3

Xbox’s E3 2021 is in just two weeks and that means that it’s time to take a look at what Xbox needs to do to capture the full media cycle and gaming mind share moving forward. If you’re interested, I’ve always made my predictions for what Xbox’s full 90 minute E3 conference will hold. Bethesda/ZeniMaxContinue reading “Seven Keys For Xbox to DOMINATE E3”

Ultimate Guide to Xbox Studios, Even the New Ones

The Xbox Studios have been growing at a very high rate in recent years while also adding new Xbox studios into the fold. The size of the first party now sits at 23 studios. As you can see from the gorgeous illustration by @Klobrille, there’s a lot of exciting games in development by these studios!Continue reading “Ultimate Guide to Xbox Studios, Even the New Ones”

WB San Diego: Game to Watch, Unannounced AAA F2P

According to information contained in WB San Deigos website combined with information in a job posting, a lot is clear about the next game from the studio. The Job listing is for a senior level designer to balance multiplayer maps for an unannounced AAA game. Their website indicates a focus on the future of F2PContinue reading “WB San Diego: Game to Watch, Unannounced AAA F2P”

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”

Why Sony won’t make a clone offering of Xbox Gamepass

There’s ton of conversation lately on Xbox Gamepass and as a result some predictions and rumors about a Sony Gamepass are beginning to pop up everywhere. Today I’ll explain why they may do something about it but also cover why it won’t be anything similar to Xbox Gamepass. The biggest thing to understand about XboxContinue reading “Why Sony won’t make a clone offering of Xbox Gamepass”

Looking Ahead to an Xbox Dominated E3

Now that we’re past the 10 week countdown to the new look digital E3, it’s time to start looking at what Xbox’s digital showcases may look like. This year Xbox will be holding two showcases, one focused on the 15 studios under Matt Booty and one on the Zenimax/Bethesda teams. So let’s take a lookContinue reading “Looking Ahead to an Xbox Dominated E3”

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”

News Roundup: Bunch of New Games on the Way

In case you missed it, this week I broke the news that new AAA games are in the works at IOI, Respawn and Eidos-Montreal. IOI is working an an unannounced AAA multi-player focused game. Respawn is in the early development phase for a New IP. Eidos-Montreal is in production phase on an unannounced open worldContinue reading “News Roundup: Bunch of New Games on the Way”

IOI working on a 3rd AAA Game

According to the IO Interactive , tjob postings they are putting together a team for another AAA title, this one focused on multi-player. We already knew they were wrapping up Hitman 3 and in production on a new James Bond video game. It will be exciting how the studio that has focused on stealth developsContinue reading “IOI working on a 3rd AAA Game”