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Discord Launches Global Beta For The Discord Store

Those with Discord might notice a big chance to their app – the anticipated launch of the global Discord Store beta, a new gaming storefront. Last August, the chat app company announced they…

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[Updated] [Rumor] Obsidian Microsoft Acquisition Deal Almost Final

According to undisclosed sources reported by Kotaku, the acquisition of Obsidian Entertainment by Microsoft is in the final stages of negotiation, in fact about “90%” as per one of the…

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Wavedash Games Lays Off Most Of Its Developers

Coming in the wake of Telltale Games’ shocking studio closure (where employees were let go without advanced notice or severance), another studio is closing too – and the situation sounds quite…

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Bubble Bobble, NBA Jam and More Acquired by Liquid Media

The name Liquid Media Group is not a household one, but the Vancouver based company touts an “integrated global studio” that produces content for all platforms, from film to VR.…

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Dead Rising Studio Capcom Vancouver Shut Down

Capcom Vancouver, the studio behind Dead Rising, has been shut down. Capcom confirmed in a statement to Kotaku earlier this week that their main western studio was being closed “as a…

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Patrick Söderlund Moving on From EA

Electronic Art’s CDO Patrick Söderlund has decided to step down and leave the company. In a memo shared by CEO Andrew Wilson, it was stated that Söderlund was a pioneer with over…

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Electronic Arts Acquires Industrial Toys

Electronic Arts has acquired a new game developer for their publishing brand, the mobile developer Industrial Toys. Announced yesterday by EA, the 14-man team will be joining EA’s Worldwide Studios…

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Valve Responds to Adult Games Controversy on Steam

Valve has responded to the recent controversy surrounding the removal of several ‘adult themed games’ on the Steam Store. The blog post by Erik Johnson directly references the issue, and…

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Sonic Creator Yuji Naka joins Square Enix

Sonic creator Yuji Naka has joined up with Square Enix. According to Naka’s twitter, he began working with Square Enix earlier this month. “I’m joining game development as before, and…

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Metal Gear Survive Comes with Microtransactions; Constant Connection Needed

Konami has revealed more details about their upcoming survival adventure game, Metal Gear Survive. A report by Gamespot – who recently had a preview session with the game – detailed…

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