Is Zynga the future of ...

The gaming industry is going through some serious growing pains.  Console and traditional solo games are stumbling and losing market share.  Massive multiplayers are gaining popularity, but not nearly as quickly as another segment of the industry: casual games. Facebook and similar...
Nov 22, 2012

Trion Worlds Denounces ...

It’s not often that mutiplayer games get political, but the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is a controversial piece of legislation that could fundamentally change the Internet as we know it.  Whether you agree or disagree with the legislation, many otherwise a-political companies...
Jan 5, 2012

Sony Slashes Subscripti...

Sony Online Entertainment announced today on its Facebook page that it would be cutting prices on its Station Access Pass.  Renamed the SOE All Access Pass, subscribers can pay $14.99 USD and will have the ability to play a cafeteria of video games. From SOE’s Facebook post: Why...
Jun 30, 2011

DCUO Announces New Game...

Rumors swirled for days on the future of Game Director Chris Cao. Today’s Producer’s Letter on the DC Universe Online forums confirmed Cao’s ousting, along with an announcement that Mark Anderson, Art Director of DCUO, would be Cao’s successor. Anderson is also the mastermind...
May 18, 2011

Sony Servers Back Up, B...

After a nearly month long blackout, PS3 users can collectively exhale and log back on to the Sony-based online gaming network. On Saturday, May 14, Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) flipped the switch, giving subscribers access to some services. According to the Washington Post, SOE...
May 15, 2011