Tag: Black Tusk Studios

Gaming News Wrap [22 Apr 2015]

Welcome to our little corner of the internet and the daily gaming news wrap we like to call the ‘Gaming News Wrap’. Hey, we’re the undead, do you really expect witty headlines? PSA: Sony has announced that there will be scheduled maintenance for PSN today (22 April), but it will only affect messaging services. The maintenance starts at 5am and ends at 8am…

Gaming News Wrap [8 Dec 2014]

Hello and welcome to a jam-packed, video-overkill edition of the Gaming News Wrap. Games This past weekend’s PlayStation Experience revealed a number of new announcements by Sony, including the PS4 console exclusive Street Fighter V. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End got it’s first gameplay trailer, Yakuza 5 was announced for the west and Batman Arkham Knight, Destiny: The Dark Below, Tearaway…

Gaming News Wrap [1 July 2014]

Good morning. It’s another Tuesday in this never ending cycle of life. And just like there’s bound to be a Tuesday every week, then you can bet there will be a Gaming News Wrap. Games ‘Expedition’ DLC for Titanfall adds 200GS across 12 Achievements related to the new maps. It is already available on Xbox One but Xbox 360 pilots…

Gaming News Wrap [21 Feb 2014]

Good morning, and good riddance to the week, amiright? Games Day four of the Xbox 360 Ultimate Game Sale brings 55% discount o Tomb Raider, 67% off Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition and Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD, while Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is marked down by 73%. Resident Evil Operation Raccoon City, The Darkness II, Prototype 2 and Viking get 75%…

Gaming News Wrap [30 Jan 2014]

Good morning. We’re just so darn excited to be up and at it this morning. Not really. Need sleeeepppp. And brains would be good too of course. Games Don’t hold your breath for the next Gears of War on the Xbox One… Black Tusk is only one week into development of the game. Phil Spencer said via Twitter: “Leadership team has…

Gaming News Wrap [28 Jan 2014]

Good morning people. Want to know all the latest gaming details in the shortest manner possible? Then read on. Games It appears that a Titanfall open beta has been confirmed by a poster in retailer GameStop. The beta is scheduled for 14 February to 19 February according to sources. [via AllGamesBeta] To further endorse the Titanfall beta leak, Respawn Entertainment co-founder Vince…

E3 2013 | Microsoft Conference Round-up

The Microsoft conference started with a little surprise. A former Sony platform exclusive making it’s first showing on a Microsoft platform. Sign of the times maybe? Either way, were up first with the Kojima Productions and Fox Engine powered Metal Gear Solid V: Phantom Pain. The game is open world and looks rather decent. Microsoft were quick to ensure that…

New Microsoft studio working on Microsoft’s “next big entertainment franchise”

They do of course mean “Halo” sized franchise.  And by “they” we mean Black Tusk Studios who are expected to double its headcount to 110 development staff by the end of this year. The recently re-branded Microsoft Game Studio based in Vancouver “is dedicated to creating immersive, AAA games that push the limits of Microsoft’s entertainment platforms.” In an interview…