Category: Asides

  • Another Episodic Game

    From GameDaily today: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced their intention to publish an episodic game series based upon the upcoming Watchmen film. The game will go into more detail on the characters and so-called “masks” of the film. Watchmen is a comic story originally created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, where the world…

  • PopCap Establishing Asia/Pacific Office

    From GameDaily News this morning: PopCap opening offices in Shanghai. I’m wishing the best of luck to my friend James and PopCap. The highly successful developer of casual games is moving into a new office in Shanghai, with James Gwertzman in charge. The new office will help create games specific to the region.

  • Crytek in China?

    I read on the Game Daily News this morning: Developer Crytek , the studio behind Crysis and the CryEngine middleware, sent word today that they will be showing CryEngine 2 in China for the first time, at this year’s ChinaJoy gaming convention in Shanghai, which runs from July 17 -19. Sounds like selling bikinis to…

  • Titan Studios – Hiring Engineers

    My good friend Paul Meegan has started a new game studio in the heart of Seattle’s Pioneer Square.

  • I (heart) Bicycling

    Just read a compelling list of reasons why bike riding is so good for you, your neighbors, and the world. Not that I needed convincing: I ride my bike to and from work everyday. Thankfully, Shanghai is well suited to biking, as is indicated by the millions of people who bike throughout the city city…

  • Destructiod: Grimm has “delightful” Intro Song

    Destructoid says: “I might not be the biggest American McGee fan, but I can never pass up a good videogame intro song. Needless to say, the opening number for American McGee’s Grimm does not fail on that front.” Check out the article, and the song HERE.