The Revolving Door of Game Development

For those of you interested in getting into the game industry, I have some good and bad news: The good news is that positions are opening up left and right. The bad news is that they’re going to be filled by someone more qualified than you, sorry. According to Develop’s Salary Survey, nearly 30% of […]

Civilization V Announced

Firaxis Games recently announced the upcoming release of Sid Meier’s Civilization V. Talk about exciting I grew up playing Civilization and have played every single version since, along with (almost) all of the Expansions packs available. Based on this trailer it’s time to begin a PC upgrade again… Stay tuned we will bring you more […]

XSEED Games: Lunar: Silver Star Harmony Goes Gold

The classic RPG Lunar: Silver Star Harmony has been reborn on the PSP and is coming to a retail outlet near you on March 2, 2010. Game Trailer: Following the epic journey of a young boy whose adventures to become the Dragonmaster eventually set him on a path to save the world of Lunar. With […]

SemiSolidMedia RockBand Jam Session

SemiSolidMedia is at is again and RockBand Jam Session Live is coming back… Since March 2008 Rockie Raccoons has been hosting this melding of karaoke and the world’s most popular music video game. Track listings are passed around. Request slips are filled-out. Beer is consumed. And when your name is called you and your friends […]

First Impressions: Heavy Rain Demo

After all the hype I couldn’t wait to try the demo for Heavy Rain.  Your presented with a short walk through the lives of an FBI Agent and a Private Investigator.  Lasting maybe 30 minutes your taken through a typical series of dialogue, NPC interactions and crime scene investigations. I found the controls clumsy, having […]

Aliens vs. Predator Demo Now Available for PS3

A quick fix from Sega today surrounding an update on the PSN today to address joining multiplayer game issues in the PS3 version of the demo. Also the new version of the AvP demo now features added functionality for PlayStation 3 games to create their own matches and browse for open slots to join other […]