Fallout 76 is Bethesda’s biggest flop in quite some time. It goes without saying that the shared world spin-off of the popular post-apocalyptic series is one of the biggest disappointments to come out of 2018. To prevent future disasters like this particular case, what can the gaming industries learn from the case of Fallout 76? […]
The state of the industry “Our obligation is to make money, and to make money, it may be important to make history. To make money, it may be important to make art, or some significant statement. To make money, it may be important to win the Academy Award, for it might mean another ten million […]
Gamescom is finally here and a bunch of games will receive announcements, release dates and hopefully, playable gameplay demos. All eyes will turn towards Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo to see what they can offer in way of exclusives. Whilst this games development tactic may not always be the best for the consumer, it is extremely […]
Life and Death Genres are a categorization of a certain style of a thing. The thing can be an object, film, book, or video game. We don’t see genres as having a life cycle though. Horror games will be around forever, as will action-adventure or puzzle games. Sure, many of us have probably seen the […]
Back in the day, not even too long ago, the process of purchasing and playing games was much simpler than it is today.
Popular adventure video game developer Telltale experienced huge layoffs this week. The company is most famous for its adventure games such as Batman, Game of Thrones, and The Walking Dead. Their business model has included acquiring licenses from large franchises and weaving a story into a narrative heavy video game. According to Telltale, the company […]