GDC 2009 News

  • inFamous' karma system detailed, villains rejoice

    It's no secret that Sucker Punch has been pushing inFamous into the spotlight ever since its unveiling at E3 2007. However, a lot of details surrounding the game's Karma system have remained in the shadows. Today, however, IGN landed the exclusive inside track on everything inFamous and its karma-re...

  • Military Madness announced for PlayStation Network

    If you grew up playing video games in the 1980s or your parents did, there is a strong chance that you may have heard of Military Madness. For those who haven’t, the game is a classic turn-based strategy affair published by Hudson Entertainment and has this week announced to be making a comeba...

  • Dylan Jobe leaves Incognito, starts new studio

    Incognito Entertainment's Dylan Jobe, director of a little known title by the name of Warhawk, has announced that he and a number of other employees have left the company to form a new studio, LightBox Interactive. The small development team plans on relocating from Salt Lake City, Utah to a ric...

  • Rockstar Games announces Max Payne 3

    Rockstar Games announced today that Max Payne 3 is currently in development for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC platforms, with a release date scheduled for Winter 2009. "We're starting a new chapter of Max's life with this game," said Sam Houser, Founder of Rockstar Games. "This is...

  • Crytek ready for console battlefield

    Crytek, the company behind the visually stunning and critically acclaimed PC title Crysis, has finally stepped up to the plate and declared that its latest CryENGINE3 is now fully prepped and ready for console development. The developer has said that the new engine will be easily accessible to c...

  • Hideo Kojima getting Lifetime Achievement Award @ GDC

    Metal Gear Solid mastermind Hideo Kojima is to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award during the forthcoming 2009 Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC next month. GDC event director, Meggan Scavio, commented: “For years, Hideo Kojima’s contributions to game development have broken new g...

  • Kojima scheduled to speak at Game Developers Conference

    Hideo Kojima has been as stealthy as his beloved character Solid Snake when it comes to dodging and avoiding a keynote speech at the yearly Game Developers Conference. According to Event Director Meggan Scavio, Kojima has continually turned down opportunities to deliver a keynote speech for as long ...

  • LittleBigPlanet leads the pack at Game Developer Choice Awards

    The Game Developers Choice Awards, one of the better award ceremonies within the industry, is right around the bend. While fans love the glitz and glamor of Spike TV's VGAs, nothing is more rewarding than earning the respect and admiration of your fellow industry colleagues. Media Molecule's lovable...