Sony to show off their VR goggles soon

According to a confidential source known to Techradar, Sony’s direct competitor to Oculus Rift is very close to being showcased for third party developers. The reveal is actually so close that we can expect to see Sony’s VR project at GDC, which is being held in San Francisco in March. In addition to talking a bit…

Bioshock dev Irrational Games to close down

Irrational Games, the studio behind titles such as the original Bioshock, Bioshock Infinite and SWAT 4 will close down. With the shutdown of Irrational Games, the Bioshock license will be handed to 2K Games. The announcement came today through a message on the studio’s website where Levine stated that he would announce “a new endeavor with a new goal” Following this, he…

Playstation 4 hits 5 million units sold worldwide

According to Sony, the Playstation 4 has sold 5 million units worldwide. Sony had previously stated that they hoped to sell more than 5 million units before the end of March. Instead, now the target has already been reached before the console has even released in Japan, where release is scheduled for February 22nd. In…

Sony: 100+ games for Playstation 4 in 2014

Sony has promised that more than 100 games will release for the Playstation 4 in 2014. These titles will include both indie titles and AAA releases and are likely to include both digital-only and retail releases, ranging from small third-party games to large Sony exclusives. Depending on region, around 20-25 games released for the Playstation…

Activision implements three-year dev cycles for Call of Duty series

Activision has announced that the Call of Duty series will switch to a three-year development cycle. Up until now the games of the series have been developed by Treyarch and Infinity Ward, utilizing a two-year development cycle. As a part of the three-year cycle, Sledgehammer Games has been brought into the development of the franchise.…

Double Fine hits Humble Bundle

There are two big Humble Bundles happening right now as Double Fine has joined in as the Humble Weekly Sale. Also on Humblebundle.com right now is the Sid Meier Humble Bundle including Civilization III, IV and V plus other games of big Sid. Double Fine joins in on the action by offering Psychonauts, Costume Quest and Stacking for a…

Amazon acquires Killer Instinct developer Double Helix Games

Today, the online retailer, Amazon has announced the acquisition of Double Helix, the studio behind last year’s critically acclaimed reboot of Killer Instinct for the Xbox One. According to a report by TechCrunch, the news came out after an invitation for a joint recruiting event held by Double Helix and Amazon was leaked. The event was…

Take-Two continues to stay quiet about GTA V for PC

According to Take-Two, there is still nothing to be said about the overly anticipated PC version of Rockstar’s gigantic console succes, Grand Theft Auto V. “At this point there’s really nothing for us to say about that.” said Karl Slatoff to CVG when asked about the possibility of a PC version. As of now, the game is…