From School to Steam: Meet the 15-Year-Old PC Game Developers From Jaipur

HIGHLIGHTS Alter Army is due on Steam Early Access this month It’s being developed by two 15-year-olds PS4 and Xbox One versions could be considered if it does well on Steam Indian game developers usually focus on Bollywood, cricket, or mythology as themes for their titles. And with good reason. Despite being home to a billion people, preferences are […]

PUBG Creator Does Not Want Other Game Developers to ‘Lift Things’ from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Greene’s statements come after Fortnite from Unreal Engine studio Epic Games, came under flak from Bluehole — the parent company behind PUBG. In the interim, China has seen a glut of competitors such as Terminator 2 and Wilderness by companies like NetEase. “I want this genre of games to grow,” Greene claims. “For that to happen you need new […]

Video game companies to benefit from $2 million State Government investment in dedicated industry hub for South Australia

UP to 500 jobs are expected to be created in South Australia over the next three years through a dedicated video game industry hub backed by $2 million in State Government funding. The funding announcement, made by Premier Jay Weatherill on Monday,comes after The Advertiser first revealed plans for an industry space to raise the profile […]

PS4, Xbox One, or Nintendo Switch? How to pick the right video game console

For video game fans, this is the most wonderful time of the year. By mid-November, the biggest video games have reached store shelves and digital store fronts. And with Black Friday approaching, there are plenty of deals on both games and hardware to go around. The holidays are equally critical to the video game business, […]

Game on for Ashgabat and Fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games

The capital of Turkmenistan welcomes guests for the Fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Sixty-five delegations will compete in 21 sports from 17th to 27th September. The choice of the competition program was inspired by a variety of Asian traditional sports. It is an ambitious and inclusive programme. Husain Al Musallam, Director General of […]

GAME OF THRONES SHOWRUNNERS ON INSPIRATION FOR ARYA’S HOMECOMING

The fourth episode of Game of Thrones’ seventh season brought with it the return of Arya Stark to her home in Winterfell, which, according to showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, was inspired by the tale of Odysseus. “The inspiration for the scene was Odysseus returning after his long wanderings. No one recognizes him,” Benioff […]

Microsoft Unveils Xbox Games With Gold July 2017, Adds ‘Resident Evil 6’ And ‘Dead Island’ To Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox Live Games with Gold for July 2017, which are free titles offered monthly to Xbox Live Gold subscribers, while also announcing more titles that will be added to the Xbox Game Pass service. The Xbox Live Games with Gold are headlined by Grow Up and Runbow for the Xbox One, while the upcoming titles […]

Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer: A Forgotten Common Enemy Amidst All the Infighting

HBO released a new trailer for Game of Thrones’ upcoming season 7 on Wednesday night, which begins with a teary-eyed Sansa Stark solemnly walking in Winterfell, and ends with her narrating a powerful line that’s reminiscent of Rudyard Kipling’s law of the jungle. In between, the two-minute clip expands on the several Westerosi conflicts that […]

Halo Gravemind Leak Suggests New Halo Game at E3 2017 and Halo 6 Beta

Halo Gravemind could be a new Halo game out this year. According to leaked promotional material allegedly originating from UK retailer GAME, Halo Gravemind has a October 10, 2017 release date and is developed by Halo Wars 2 and Total War studio Creative Assembly. There’s the Halo 6 logo on the bottom left that suggests […]