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Aardman Preps ‘Shaun the Sheep’ Shorts for Nintendo 3DS

Aardman Animations is preparing new stereoscopic 3D content starring Shaun the Sheep for the just-announced Nintendo 3DS handheld gaming console. The company announced a partnership ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio Working on Animated ‘Angry Birds’ Content

If you can’t get enough of Rovio’s addictive mobile game Angry Birds, don’t worry — an animated version is on its way to help fill the void. According to the New ... Continue Reading →
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Playdead’s ‘Limbo’ Leads GDC Awards with 7 Noms

Limbo, a puzzle platformer game from Playdead, leads the field with seven nominations for the 11th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Announced Wednesday, the honors also singled ... Continue Reading →
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WGA Nominates 6 Video Games for Writing Award

Just when animation fans thought they could ignore the WGA Awards after they ruled Toy Story 3 ineligible for its feature film prize, the honors have our attention again with the nominees ... Continue Reading →
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DC Universe Online Arrives Jan. 11 on PS3, PC

After years of development and teasing, gamers will finally be able to get their hands on DC Universe Online starting Jan. 11. The MMO game will be released for PlayStation 3 and PC ... Continue Reading →
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‘Dead Space’ Gets Animated Sequel in Time for Sequel Game

When the Electronic Arts video game Dead Space 2 hits on Jan. 25, it will do so alongside Dead Space: Aftermath, an animated feature on DVD and Blu-ray, reports Variety. The project ... Continue Reading →
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‘Epic Mickey’ Woos the Gaming Masses

If you are thinking about doing some holiday shopping for your favorite Disney fan, you’ll be wise to check out the Disney Interactive’s Epic Mickey game for Wii, which was released ... Continue Reading →
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Aardman Adds Complexity to Game Animation

Aardman Digital has announced some complex animation techniques, incorporating photographic elements, CG animation and Flash animation for a collection of online games called Championsheeps. ... Continue Reading →
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THQ Opens Montreal Studio; Desilets to Join

Video game giant THQ has opened a new studio in Montreal and announced that top developer Patrice Desilets will join the company next summer to run it. “The best way we can deliver ... Continue Reading →
THQ Unveils Its First Demolition Derby Style Party Game, SpongeBob���s Boating Bash

THQ Continues to Play with SpongeBob

SpongeBob SquarePants is well established as a TV icon, and thanks to a new deal between THQ and Nickelodeon he also looks to be a gaming icon for years to come. The two companies announced ... Continue Reading →