Antti Stén and Tuomas Erikoinen have broken free of Angry Birds developer Rovio to start their own studio, Boomlagoon. Stén, Rovio’s former lead server architect, and Erikoinen, former lead artist, want to make “convivial and intriguing games,” according to Boomlagoon’s motto. We bet they were tempted to throw “non-fowl-related” in there, too, but figured it was unnecessary.Details
Today Capcom announced a collaboration with Mamoru Oshii, the award winning director behind “Ghost in the Shell” and “Avalon”. The renowned director has created a short live-action film entitled Steel Battalion Heavy Armor: Gosha to tie in with the release of the Xbox 360 exclusive, Steel Battalion Heavy Armor. Check a preview clip of the short after the break.Details
Relentless Software is famous for the BUZZ!! franchise, but I didn’t know anything about the Blue Toad Mystery Files game. So I contacted them for more information about the game. They replied and asked if I could try the game. I searched the game on Playstation Store and found that the first episode was free. I immediately downloaded it and started playing. In Blue Toad Murder Files: The Mystery of Little Riddle you play as a detective investigating a string of mysterious crimes that take place in the village. It’s a beautiful game with challenging puzzles, a well written story, and a wonderful sense of charm.
Capcom released MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 on the App Store. Introducing a brand new control style using the innovative “Flick Button”, MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 for iOS allows players to play this classic fighting game wherever they are. The “Flick Button” mechanic introduces an easy way for players to access the more advanced attacks in…Details
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announced that online patches for both Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill HD Collection are currently in development and will be released soon. New online patch will correct frame rate and audio synch issues. Understanding the issues some users are experiencing, development teams are currently creating online patches for both games,…Details
The long-rumored PS3-exclusive brawler PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is coming Holiday 2012. As the name implies, the SuperBot-developed title will be online multiplayer enabled and pit iconic PlayStation characters against one another in a Super Smash Bros. Brawl-type experience that will feature PlayStation personalities such as Kratos, PaRappa the Rapper, Sweet Tooth and a whole lot more.