Tag: John Romero

Gaming News Wrap [2 May 2016]

It might be a public holiday in South Africa, but we’re not taking it off. So you lucky humans get a Gaming News Wrap – one packed with new Call of Duty news titbits and leaks. Games Call of Duty High-Res Infinite Warfare poster leaked: MW Remastered to include MP with 10 maps Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare trailer kicks…

Gaming News Wrap [27 Apr 2016]

We let it happen again. We let work get in the way of our delay news wrap. We’re sorry. It might happen again someday. But have double the dose for your public holiday. Games Gears of War 4 Gears of War 4 Ultimate Edition Early access seven days before official launch Gears of War 4 Season Pass 24 additional maps…

Gaming News Wrap [21 Apr 2016]

It’s over. No, not the Gaming News Wrap, but the Xbox 360. Microsoft will be discontinuing its icon. Salute. Games The Division players up in arms over bugs, exploits and glitches Mafia 3 pre-orders include Family Kick-Back pack, two editions contain Season Pass Performance Analysis: Doom beta on PS4 and Xbox One Rainbow Six Siege’s next DLC to be revealed…

Gaming News Wrap [5 May 2015]

The Gaming News Wrap – trying to brighten your day one gaming news snippet at a time. Games A new planet will make an appearance in Star Wars Battleground. The planet Sullust is a “lava planet” with “black sharp rocks, huge land shifts, red lava, turquoise lakes, and white smoke… everything to make it really colorful yet imposing and threatening.” 12…

Gaming News Wrap [12 Aug 2014]

Good morning to you all. See the food to the right? Looks tasty right? Now that’s what we see when we look at you. Nom nom nom… Games The first information on the third piece of DLC for Titanfall will be revealed at Gamescom on Wednesday 13 August at 10am CET. The livestream will be available here. [via Twitter] Bungie…

Doom creator: “Free-to-play has killed a hundred AAA studios”

Speaking with GamesIndustry last week at the eGameRevolution exhibit in New York, Doom creator John Romero spoke of how and why AAA games have taken a hit. Romero explained that free-to-play and cheap Steam games are largely to blame for the diminished AAA game market. “The PC is decimating console, just through price. “Free-to-play has killed a hundred AAA studios,”…

Morning News Wrap (19 Feb 2013)

Happy Chewsday…geddit?!  Alright, news then. Be prepared for your inner rock star to die a little more.  Harmonix has announced that from 2 April, weekly Rock Band song updates will stop.  According to the developer: “With several new titles in development and developers needed to usher these new games along, April 2nd will be the last weekly DLC release for Rock…