Posted on 02/26 06:21 in Arcade
Customer pledges to crowdfunding campaigns via services such as Indiegogo will no longer be covered by Paypal's payment protection scheme, the provider has announced, citing the nature of the payments as 'investments'.The move means that anyone who supports a campaign via Paypal will no longer be entitled to recovering their cash should the company behind the campaign fail to deliver on its promises.
Posted on 02/21 21:24 in Arcade
Ron Gilbert has petitioned Disney to sell him the creative rights to Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion, pointing out that the company's exit from creating and publishing games means that it would be unlikely to take advantage of its ownership."I would love to get the rights back to Monkey Island and be able to really make the game I want to make," Gilbert said in a Eurogamer interview in 2012.
Posted on 02/23 01:34 in Arcade
In the documents, released today, Sony predicts that it will sell 20 million PS4 units between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017.Should the forecasts be accurate, G&NS would have the highest revenues and second highest profits of any division at the corporation.
Posted on 06/23 13:14 in Arcade
The ex-Lionhead developers at Flaming Fowl Studios, which is working on a Fable-inspired digital card title called Fable Fortune, has closed the Kickstarter campaign for the game after it secured private funding instead.The game had raised $86,321 from a total of $366,685 and was due to end on June 28th.
Posted on 07/08 21:42 in Arcade
Sega has announced that it has acquired the French developer Amplitude, which developed the 'Endless' series of games: Endless Legend, Endless Space and Dungeon of the Endless.No details were given on the cost of the acquisition.
Posted on 07/26 15:52 in Hardware
It was a confirmation of the promise of the blockchain, and proof that the future really is near at hand!Despite all the efforts detailed below, make no mistake: the DAO is dead.