The musical shooter man is bowing out of games production, at least for now, as Q Entertainment announces Tetsuya Mizuguchi has taken on a spokesperson role for the company...
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was the big
winner at last night's Interactive Achievement Awards (IAAs) in Las
Vegas, scoring a total of five top honors including the coveted Game
of the Year title. Rest assured, the likes of Portal 2, Uncharted 3,
and Super Mario 3D Land were also shown some industry love...
What games did Americans purchase when the holidays rolled around? We've got the results inside...
Square Enix's Chrono Trigger has been released on Japanese Android devices, joining the iOS and DS ports as updated versions of the classic RPG. Here's to a future where it's just available everywhere...
Self-employed musicians understand how challenging it can be to find work and pay the bills in this economy. In a competitive market, it's not always easy to ensure a steady income. But it's not uncommon for those working in the videogame industry to band together for a charitable event to help those in need. Novum Initium is the latest benefit album dedicated to working musicians who struggle to make ends meet due to illness or disability.
Square Enix confirmed today it will be
porting a handful of its RPG titles to Android devices
out East starting December 1. The games will appear as downloads in
the studio's soon-to-be-launched Square Enix Market digital store, and will be
available to customers of Japanese cellphone carriers NTT DoCoMo,
NDDI, and Softbank.
When it opens, the Square Enix Market will feature the iOS remake of
Final Fantasy, Crystal
Defenders, and Dragon Quest Monsters Most Wanted! Other games, like
Chrono Trigger (which was recently announced to be getting an iOS
release next month), may come out down the line...
Music can really enhance a game's atmosphere. It can take an already great experience and really help sell the mood, something composer Danny Baranowsky has become well-known for. Danny B has worked on a number of indie games, including Cannabalt and Super Meat Boy, and he's now lending his talents to the recently-released The Binding of Isaac and the upcoming Cave Story 3D. We recently had a chance to chat with him to find out about his creative process, and to learn his thoughts on game music in general.
GamesRadar: For people who may not know you; can you start off by
introducing yourself and giving a little bit of background on how you got into
making music for games...
Valve packed along a preview of
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with it for this weekend's Pax Prime in
Washington, but for all those relegated to watching the big show at home, it's
also released its stat-filled teaser trailer on the net. Fast-forward past the
self-congratulatory bits for a peak at the new cross-platform multiplayer
features coming in the 2012 downloadable sequel...
Capcom's Capcom Arcade iOS app has seen an update that adds one of the company's most beloved (and hated) 1990s platformers, alongside one of its stranger spin-offs. Super Ghouls 'n' Ghosts, added seemingly to test the limits of what's possible on a virtual joypad, joins Puzzle Fighter II Turbo in the update – which comes, entirely coincidentally, within a week of Hudson updating its OS TurboGrafx-16 GameBox with a well-regarded platformer (Bonk III) and bizarre action-puzzler (Devil's Crush)...
Colorful, stylized creatures called ChuChus. Evil cats wandering around patterned game boards. Confusing arrows and labyrinth style puzzles. Dreamcast nostalgia go! Classic Sega puzzler ChuChu Rocket! is now available for your iPadPhoneTouch on the App Store...