In-World Economist Appointed for EVE Online

For the first time in the history of MMO games, CCP Games, creators of EVE Online have announced the appointment of an in-world lead economist for the game. They are commissioning a dedicated real world economist to constantly monitor and make a research for the...

College Hoops 2K8 Nabs Greg Oden

Just one day after the announcement that Kevin Durant would be the cover athlete for EA Sports’ NCAA March Madness 08, 2K Sports revealed today that Ohio State superstar Greg Oden will be gracing its own College Hoops 2K8 covers this fall. Oden and Durant are...

PS3 – Italy Has Already Started to Sell

Small-scale retail chain has triggered a ‘chain reaction’ Retailers in Italy have broken a very sacred rule concerning gaming consoles: don’t sell before launch date. Not two days early anyway. Small-scale retail chain Darty took out adverts in...

Duke Nukem Successfully Transplanted to DS

Coder submits portable Duke as entry in programming contest. With all these Duke Forever stories suddenly poppin’ up all over the place like spring locusts, it’s almost starting to look like the Viscount of Vaporware may (finally) see the light of day. How...

GDC 07: LittleBigPlanet First Look

Sony’s intriguing new game asks what happens when felt creatures come to the PlayStation 3. Given the abstract nature of the theoretical talk that occurs when the power of the PlayStation 3’s cell processor is brought up, it’s somehow fitting that...

Next-Gen Games: Better Visuals – Less Story

The quality of a video game is recognized through various observations regarding, gameplay, sounds, visuals, movement, camera angles and of course story-line. Aaa, story-lines, all good games are based on great story-lines. Sometimes, a great story is what sells a...