Emergent Adds Evolver to Gamebryo Lightspeed

Emergent Game Technologies has added support for Evolver’s web-based 3D character and modeling technology to its Gambryo Lightspeed video game development system. Evolver’s ... Continue Reading →

Won Il Sue Returns to Nexon as VP

Former Nexon Corp. CEO Won Il Sue is returning to the company as VP of business development for Nexon America. Sue will be charged with handling strategic partnerships and expanding ... Continue Reading →

Dragon’s Lair Comes to iPod Touch, iPhone

Dragon’s Lair, the classic animated video game created by Don Bluth, has arrived in the Apple App Store for iPhone and iPod Touch. The game features video transferred directly ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Taps THQ for Three Franchise Games

THQ has signed a multi-year deal with DreamWorks Animation to be the exclusive maker of video games based on several of the studio’s top franchises. The game developer had already ... Continue Reading →

ESRB Offers Ratings Info in iPhone App

The Entertainment Software Ratings Board, which rates video games as a guide to parents, has developed a free iPhone app that provides instant access to ratings information. The app ... Continue Reading →

Image Metrics Animates Faces for Assassin’s Creed II

Image Metrics provided facial animation for many of the cut scenes in the current hit video game Assassin’s Creed II, developed by Ubisoft Montreal. The game was the first collaboration ... Continue Reading →

Call of Duty Sequel Has $310 Million Debut

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 appeared well on its way to challenging for the title of the biggest entertainment debut in history, selling a record estimated 4.7 million copies and ... Continue Reading →

Fans to Animate DC Universe Online on Facebook

Sony Online Entertainment and Mass Animation are teaming up for a new contest in which users will use a Facebook application to animate characters from the upcoming DC Universe Online ... Continue Reading →

Corus TV and LEGO Launch New BIONICLE Games

Beginning this Monday (Aug. 31), Corus TV and LEGO Canada are launching a new BIONICLE videogame campaign on YTV.com. Under the Glatorian Legends banner, this six-weeks-long program ... Continue Reading →

Sony’s PSP Handheld Device to Read Comic Books

Sony will unveil a cheaper, more compact version of its PlayStation 3 console in September and offer a digital device for reading comic-books in December of this year. The new slimmed-down ... Continue Reading →