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  1. Odyssey Gets Steam Early AccessRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    A science education game that combines a historical-philosophical approach to science with a first-person exploration game environment and an adventure story Tomb Raider: Underworld creative director, Eric Lindstrom, and The Young Socratics have announced the Steam Early Access launch of Odyssey , a 3D adventure designed to teach kids about scientific reasoning, as well as providing a genuinely engaging experience for players of all ages. Odyssey is a science puzzle adventure game focused on scientific reasoning and argumentation in astronomy and mechanics from the ancient Greeks to Newton.


  2. Odyssey hits Steam Early AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Gamasutra

    As an explorer in the Caribbean, you chance upon a distressed mayday call from thirteen-year-old Kai Rao - who, along with her family, has been attacked by unscrupulous sailors and are stranded on the Wretched Islands. The sailors believe Kai's family knows the location of buried treasure on this tropical archipelago, so have sunk their boat to force them to find it.


  3. Longtime Tales producer joins Square Enix, will oversee RPG from new subsidiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Digital Trends

    While Square Enix has focused on Western-themed titles in recent years, the studio's newest subsidiary will help it get back to its roots by focusing on RPGs. In recent years, Square Enix has become as much known for its popular Western-developed franchises like Hitman and Tomb Raider as it has for its traditional fare: Japanese role-playing games.


  4. Crystal Dynamics Expands into Brand New StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Gamasutra

    Crystal Dynamics and SQUARE ENIX celebrated 20 Years of an Icon with a series of announcements, events, and releases, culminating with last October's award-winning Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration . Crystal Dynamics now looks to 2017 as a fresh adventure, with a Tomb Raider movie currently in production, the recent reveal of The Avengers project , and our move into a new and improved studio just last week.


  5. Your Best Stories Of Getting Rescued In Video GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Kotaku

    In video games, we're used to being heroes, saving hapless innocents from villains, monsters, and their own demons . Sometimes, though, we need a hero to save us.


  6. 5 PlayStation Exclusives to Look Forward to This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Houston Press

    I've been a Sony fanboy since just after Kurt Cobain died, and to this day I still think the PlayStation is the superior gaming console.


  7. Sony scales back support for PlayStation NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The First Post

    Sony has dropped its video game-streaming service PlayStation Now on all of its devices except the PlayStation 4 and Windows PC. Three years after it launched, the service has been axed from the PlayStation Vita, PS3, PS TV, Sony Blu-Ray players and all Bravia and Samsung smart TVs.


  8. DX12 to VulkanRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | GameDev

    It seems Feral brings some Vulkan games. Hence I wonder if that would be kind of easy to port, for ex.


  9. Ride 2 Now Available in Shops and Digital StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Gamasutra

    ... Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive, Crystal Dynamics, and Eidos Montral. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL ...


  10. GTA Parent Company Has 'Licensed a Couple of Titles' for Movie AdaptationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | IGN

    ... omb Raider starring Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander. The film will be inspired by the new games from developer Crystal Dynamics.


  11. Final Fantasy publisher working on a Marvel gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | South China Morning Post

    ... on when the game will launch or on what platforms. Two studios have been enlisted to work on the project: Crystal Dynamics, developers of the recent Tomb Raider reboot, and Deus Ex developers Eidos Montreal. The Avengers project is part of a ...


  12. Square Enix says console and mobile games are doing wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Gamasutra

    This week Square Enix reported its earnings for the nine months ending December 31, 2016, revealing an increase in both profits and sales. Overall, net sales rose by 24.4 percent year-over-year to 190.08 billion yen , while profits jumped up by 26 percent to 17.05 billion yen during the same period.


  13. Square Enix sees sales rise and profits fall, but console & mobile games are doing wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Gamasutra

    This week Square Enix reported its earnings for the nine months ending December 31st, 2016, and while profits went down roughly 9.7 percent to 21.47 million yen, revenues went up ~24.4 percent year-over-year to hit 190.08 billion yen. More notable for game devs is how, exactly, the earnings broke down in Square Enix's Digital Entertainment division, which encompasses its console, mobile and massively-multiplayer online game businesses.


  14. See it: First images emerge of Alicia Vikander as Lara CroftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | New York Daily News

    Actress Alicia Vikander poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film "The Light Between The Oceans," in London, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. The first images of Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft in latest "Tomb Raider" have surfaced - and they are certainly causing a stir.


  15. Final Fantasy and Tomb Raider boost game revenues for Square EnixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 |

    Square Enix' games revenue increased by more than 30% across the nine months ended December 31, 2016, largely due to the performance of Final Fantasy XV and the PlayStation 4 version of Rise of the Tomb Raider. The company's Digital Entertainment revenue for the period was 146 billion, up 33% year-on-year.


  16. New Guardians of the Galaxy game could be MARVELOUS after new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Daily Star

    ... shelved the Deus Ex series for the time being. "Back at Eidos Montreal, a small team is currently aiding Crystal Dynamics' Avengers project and, Eurogamer has heard, in the early stages of production on the second Marvel game based around Guardians ...


  17. 'WorthPlaying's Top Games of 2016' - Countdown, 10-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | WorthPlaying

    So far, we've revealed the honorable mentions and the countdown of games 11-20 . Today we're wrapping up the countdown of the top 20 titles, including what WP considers to be the best game of 2016.


  18. 'Grey's Anatomy' star Camilla Luddington announces she is having a baby girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | UPI

    Actress Camilla Luddington revealed the sex of her baby by holding up a " Tomb Raider in Training" onesie in an Instagram post. The Grey's Anatomy star and voice of Lara Croft in the Crystal Dynamics Tomb Raider video game series announced that she is pregnant with a baby girl.


  19. "There's room for high-quality mobile games, and they...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 |

    Ever since Nintendo's shares rocketed after the launch of Pokemon Go - despite the worldwide phenomenon not being a Nintendo product - and the surprise announcement of Super Mario Run, all eyes have been on the platform holder's mobile strategy. Analysts and even the mainstream media have been quick to comment on the potential for traditional games brands in the mobile space, but in all the excitement some people seem to have forgotten several publishers have already made their mark on smart devices with their best-selling IP.


  20. The Avengers Project AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 |

    ... interactive entertainment. A game based on beloved Marvel heroes, The Avengers project is being crafted by Crystal Dynamics - longtime developers of the award winning Tomb Raider series - in collaboration with lauded Deus Ex developer ...