Sony Acquires Insomniac Games

Insomniac

Sony has just recently announced its acquisition of game developer Insomniac Games. On August 19th, Sony tweeted out from their official Twitter page, saying that they were “join[ing] forces with this legendary developer.” Insomniac is well-known for its games such as Spyro the Dragon and Ratchet &Clank. The two companies working together is nothing new, […]

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Trailer Locks and Loads

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare trailer

Activision and Infinity Ward stormed the internet like a terrorist compound earlier today when they released the first Call of Duty: Modern Warfare trailer. The newest installment in the long-running first-person shooter franchise, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is the fourth game with the “Modern Warfare” title, and is called an “epic reimagining” of the […]

Bungie and Activision Part Ways

Bungie

It’s been a bit of a rocky road for Destiny for a lot of folks, with criticisms ranging from a lack of story to repetitive gameplay haunting it. Bungie has been a beloved studio for years, after their creation of the Halo franchise, so for the first game to release in such a manner was disappointing. […]

Corporatism vs. Nerdom: Repeating Industry-Killing Mistakes

Corporatism

Mainstream entertainment companies are really working hard to take the “entertainment” out of the entertainment industry. Marvel, EA, Lucasfilm, Blizzard, Bethesda, Wizards of the Coast – to name a few – are run by executives who only understand the business aspect of the ecosystem and who are more concerned with an ever-growing bottom line that, realistically, can’t just grow […]

Read Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Tie-In Comics for Free!

As part of the promotional material for the release of the highly anticipated new entry in the wildly popular video game shooter franchise, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Activision/Treyarch launched a tie-in comic book series that Call of Duty fans will be able to enjoy for free. The story will be told in ten issues, […]