Why Would You Buy? – Democracy 3

Democracy 3 is the third addition to the political simulation series and was published independently by Positech Games in October 2013. As the prime minister or president of a democratic government, you’ll spend your time altering taxes, closing down borders or legalizing drugs. In reality, how you run your country is up to you –…

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…

Why Would You Watch? – American Hustle

Along with Gravity, American Hustle is one of the big winners prior to this year’s Academy Awards, with 10 Oscar nominations to its name. It premiered in December last year and made a great entry at the box office – which is no surprise. With director David O. Russell’s reunion with the stars of his…

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…

Why Would You Watch? – The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street marks the fifth collaboration between Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio. With release date on Christmas Day this movie was probably one of the best Christmas presents of 2013. The Wolf of Wall Street is an adaptation of former real-time stockbroker Jordan Belfort’s memoir of the same name. On January 16th…

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…