Where has the story gone?

Where oh where has my story gone? The gaming industry is a living breathing thing, forever changing. Things like; the economy, changing technology, and popular opinion affect the games we play and will play in the future. With the ever-increasing popularity of online competitive games, more and more companies are working

Sex parties, Ireland, and the history behind first-person thriller The Fidelio Incident

Fidelio Incident

What makes the events of someone’s life a story worth telling? The Fidelio Incident, developed by Act 3 Games, focuses on the story of a man named Stanley who is tasked with discovering the location of his wife, Leonore after their plane crashes off the coast of Iceland. But the

Micropsia Games CEO Discusses Future of The Watchmaker: Time’s Collapse

The Watchmaker: Times' Collapse

Finding success in the independent gaming industry is, among many other difficulties, a struggle against time. CEO of Micropsia Games, Marco González, knows this all too well. He and his team have been working on The Watchmaker: Time’s Collapse for almost three years. But, after an unsuccessful Kickstarter campaign, Marco has

Grand Theft Auto Online: What Indie Developers Can Learn From Rockstar’s Successful MMO-Lite

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Since launching in 2013, Grand Theft Auto Online has gone from charming GTA multiplayer add-on to money-making juggernaut, netting Rockstar and publisher Take-Two Interactive hundreds of millions of dollars.The underlying concept of its multiplayer is rather simple: apply the base formula of the Grand Theft Auto series (player freedom

SEQUEL PENDING

A year ago if you had told me I would be writing this article I would have probably laughed in your face. What a preposterous idea, sequels dying? No. There’s a new Call of Duty every year. Sequels get announced before games get released. Franchises are designed before the first

Are there any new games?

We have seen some big titles come out over this past year, and still a few yet to release. Everyone is so excited about what they will be playing this holiday season. But with all the new games, how many are really "new"?If we look at this list from Wikipedia of