Tag: 2K

Take-Two officially grabs WWE franchise

Following on the dismantling of the THQ franchises, it seems Take-Two who own the popular sports label 2K, have acquired one of the more lucrative franchises – the WWE franchise. According to Bloomberg [via GameInformer] Take Two purchased the rights to all future WWE branded games and will be hiring developers that worked on previous games in the franchise. The WWE organisation…

Vote for Your Favourite ‘Reversible Cover’ for BioShock Infinite

Kevin Levine has taken to the Irrational Games’ blog, following the uproar of fans’ dismay with the BioShock Infinite cover reveal, and is calling for fans to vote for their favourite reversible cover for the game. Levine has set up a poll  where fans can choose from several potential reversible covers. Irrational will also be arranging more free alternate covers which…

BioShock Infinite Pushed Back Some More, and Vita BioShock No Longer Certain

BioShock Infinite has been delayed again in order for Irrational to polish up the game a bit more and for bug fixing. BioShock lead, Ken Levine posted the news on Irrational Games’ blog, pushing back the game for another month. Infintite was previously to release on February 26, but will now only see light of day toward the end March. IGN also report…

BioShock Infinite Skipping Multiplayer

BioShock fans were pretty pleased with a fairly competent multiplayer option that BioShock 2 surprisingly shipped with. If you did enjoy the multiplayer in BioShock 2, you will be disappointed to learn that BioShock Lead Designer and Ken Levine has officially made known that BioShock Infinite will be skipping any multiplayer offerings. When asked on Twitter if he could “clear up whether…

Spec Ops: The Line Dev Says Obligatory Multiplayer Was “Bull****”

It seems game publishers are favouring games nowadays that feature more than just a singleplayer campaign. For this reason we are seeing the inclusion of multiplayer, horde-like and or special-ops-type modes in every other shooter [and other genres] nowadays. This trend is understandable when looking at the cost of a game, so one would assume that publishers are wanting to…

Spec Ops: The Line Dev Working on Unnamed Large Project

The design lead for Spec Ops: The Line, Jorg Friedrich has revealed to GameSpot at GDC that the Spec Ops developer is working on and unnamed large project. Unfortunately that was about all the design lead would reveal about the unnamed projector, as he discussed how Spec Ops: The Line sold, and discussed the highly publisized ‘moral factor’ that the game became know…