Sunday, April 20, 2014

News

Layoffs Hit Sony Europe Game Studios, DriveClub Game Director Leaves Evolution

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Developers from all Sony’s Europe game studios have been made redundant in a move Sony says will ensure “that the resources that we have in such a competitive business can create and produce high quality, innovative and commercially viable projects”. “As part of this process, we have reviewed and assessed all current projects and have decided to make some changes ... Read More »

Quenchable: Tomb Raider PS4 Edition Now $30 On PSN

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Looking for a deal? If you haven’t played the next-gen, remastered version of Tomb Raider, the latest Lara Croft adventure, maybe it’s your time to get the game for just $30 on PSN. Head to the store to grab the deal, and while you’re there, check out Thief, too. Said title’s been slashed to $30, too. The same deal’s to be ... Read More »

Facebook Buys Oculus Rift For $2 Billion

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Facebook has acquired VR startup Oculus Rift for a monumental $2 billion, a move that’s sent the gaming world into a tailspin, with most responses to the acquisition being one of cynicism and doubt that the company will stay true to its Kickstarter roots of gaming. Read More »

Soon You’ll Be Able To Turn Off DualShock 4′s Light Bar

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According to popular and reputable games journalist Geoff Keighley, an upcoming PS4 update will allow for disabling of the PS4 light bar, a source of much contention in terms of preserving battery life for the controller. Previously, Sony boss of Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida said that it would not be possible to turn off — or even dim the light. Read More »