GDC 2009 News

  • PS3 Firmware 2.70 to launch in April, says dev

    An anonymous developer source has been whispering in Eurogamer’s ear this morning claiming that Sony is planning to release its forthcoming PlayStation 3 Firmware 2.70 update next month. VG247 was told last night that a number of developers are now in possession of the update, which would ...

  • Prince of Persia's Ben Mattes talks 'no-death' mechanic

    Speaking at the Game Developers Conference this week, Prince of Persia producer Ben Mattes has described the ‘no-death’ gameplay mechanic in last year’s outing as a “mistake of projecting my own attitudes” on the project. Speaking to MTV’s Multiplayer Blog in d...

  • Analyst claims this console generation will be the last

    Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has declared that the current generation of consoles will likely be the last of it’s kind, citing publisher's will not be able to afford to support a potential success to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. "I think we've seen the last generation of conso...

  • The Agency and DC Universe Online arriving in 2010

    By now, you've probably grown tired of waiting for The Agency and DC Universe Online. While seeing a couple of new videos here or there and finding out which characters maybe present for DC Universe, there hasn't been anything really substantial to get our teeth into. However, according to John Sme...

  • Exclusive version of Katamari coming to PlayStation 3

    Noby Noby Boy was just the beginning for Keita Takahashi and his venture into quirky world of Japanese titles on the PlayStation 3. Now, Takahashi is preparing to release yet another installment in the Katamari franchise which will be exclusive to Sony’s flagship console. The game -- dubbed Ka...

  • Dev diary for Rag Doll Kung Fu enlightens gamers

    Enlightenment is a key component to truly mastering the art of Kung-Fu. When it comes to Rag Doll Kung Fu: Fists of Plastic, however, enlightenment is about as useful as an uncharged DualShock. According to Producer Joshua Miller, Rag Doll Kung Fu is like an extension for gamers who have had nothing...

  • Second dev diary reveals mythology behind God of War III

    Curious gamers are curious, are we right? Well, if you're curious gamers like we are, you probably want to discover the mythology behind Kratos from God of War III. Thankfully, the second God of War III developer interview has been released and Ken Feldman, the game's art director, is answering the ...

  • Ubisoft announces R.U.S.E. for PS3

    Ubisoft has just announced the development of R.U.S.E, a new real-time strategy game developed by Eugen Systems. R.U.S.E. allows players to bluff their enemies to lead their nation to victory, controlling the action using views that range seamlessly from the heart of the battlefield to the full t...

  • Noby Noby Boy sheds light on multiplayer component

    As indescribable as the PlayStation Network title Noby Noby Boy is, the multiplayer teaser isn't any different. While we can try our hardest to decipher what to expect when you and your Boy meet up with others in a sausage-fest of multiplayer enjoyment, it probably wouldn’t make much of any se...

  • Hellion: Mystery of the Inquisition unveiled

    Flying Fish Works today announced its upcoming project, Hellion: Mystery of the Inquisition for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC, set for release in 2010. The development team are using the latest technology available to present an outstanding reality, authentic locations and impressive combat within ...