Nocturnal Studio Newswire

Nocturnal Studio Newswire

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  1. Killer Mobile Game I am Barbarian is now on Windows with New ContentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | MacMegasite

    OrionArts PL updates its one-minute killer running game "I am Barbarian" by raising the difficulty bar. Replacing its randomized obstacles with a fixed sequence of even more tightly-paced death traps and new environments, the game is set to evoke a stronger sense of nostalgia among the fans of retro platform games.


  2. Cartoon PJ Masks has been a shock hit with toddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | This Is Money

    But a cartoon called PJ Masks, based on a series of French books about children who become superheroes when they go to bed, is proving a surprise hit. It's proved such a success in such a short period of time that it has even caught Entertainment One, the firm that makes it, on the hop.


  3. DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Canaan News-Review

    DreamWorks Animation has hired Jennifer Howell, Paramount's former head of comedy. She will be the new head of development, an individual with knowledge told TheWrap.


  4. The Greatest Halo Player Of All Time Retired YesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Kotaku

    I was never much of a PC gamer, so one of my first online multiplayer experiences was with Halo 2. It was, to be perfectly honest, demoralising. I think most of us can relate: you thought you were untouchable, you thought you were the best.


  5. Even Doom's Boss Fights Are IncredibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Kotaku

    There's lots of things the new Doom game does well, but one that took me completely by surprise was its excellent boss fights. You encounter a number of familiar faces in Doom , faces you're asked to blow up over and over.


  6. Cliffy B Reveals His Favorite Gears GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IGN

    Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski stopped by the IGN office to discuss his history at Epic Games and shared with us why his favorite entry in Microsoft's beloved cover-based shooter series is Gears of War 3 . In the latest episode of IGN Unfiltered , the Boss Key Productions co-founder said that while many still believe Gears 1 is the series' best installment, the third entry tops his list because "that's where we really honed things and had dedicated servers and everything.


  7. Why Gears of War Almost Launched Without MultiplayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | IGN

    Despite becoming one of Xbox 360's most popular and influential multiplayer games, the original Gears of War nearly launched without a competitive multiplayer component. In the latest episode of IGN Unfiltered , series creator Cliff Bleszinski explained why, noting they "were under intense pressure from Microsoft to get the game out for holiday" and the company "didn't really think the cover-based gameplay would be any fun."


  8. 'Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2' update to add...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Digital Trends

    Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare was a bit of a personal obsession in 2014, and its sequel continues to impress us several months after its release. But players don't have to settle with what was available at launch, as PopCap continues to support Garden Warfare 2 with free DLC.


  9. The LawBreakers Interview: Cliff Bleszinski on Concepts, Lore and Fan SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 |

    The shooter genre has seen some of the most popular franchises born out of the concept and Boss Key Productions is hoping to be the team behind the next breakout shooter title. It has been years since Cliff Bleszinski put out a game, and this coming summer will mark the start of what Boss Key and Bleszinski call LawBreakers .


  10. Madden NFL 17 and Mighty No.9 can now be pre-ordered on Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | WinBeta

    Mighty No.9 and Madden NFL 17 are both now available to pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One ahead of their June 21st and August 23rd release dates. Mighty No.9 is a retro 2D platformer and is actually developed by the creator of the hit Megaman video game series which was so popular in the 80s and 90s .


  11. DXRacer releases new gaming chairs for 'big and tall' gamersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 |

    If you spend any lengthy period of time at a desk working at your computer or playing video games , chances are that your back and neck often hurt. That's because normal computer chairs typically have low backs.


  12. Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne Is Jumpin' & Boppin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Mi2n

    Website: EDMONTON, AB - Stony Plain Records announces a June 3 release date for Jumpin' & Boppin', the new CD from Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne, who was named 'Most Outstanding Musician ' for 2015 by Living Blues magazine. Produced by the 'Blues Boss,' himself, Wayne's third CD for Stony Plain is firmly rooted in the joyful jump blues style of Louis Jordan and Amos Milburn.


  13. CliffyB says LawBreakers may cost $20-$40ish to buy, talks $60 disc-based modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 |

    Boss Key Productions is in the process of creating their first game called LawBreakers . The title will be a PC digital game and is going to be sold through Steam.


  14. New video game creatively protests North Carolina's 'bathroom bill'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Mashable

    Boss Key Productions, the North Carolina studio co-founded by Gears of War creative lead Cliff Bleszinski, isn't happy with the state's anti-LGBT legislation. To protest the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act - which, it's worth noting, the U.S. Justice Department has deemed unlawful - Boss Key inserted a little nod to the game's more evolved society: gender-neutral bathrooms.


  15. Play futuristic cops vs robbers in the 'LawBreakers' alphaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Engadget

    If you can't get enough of online brawls by way of Blizzard's Overwatch and Gearbox Software's Battleborn , there's a third contender out there. It's called LawBreakers , and it's the brainchild of Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski.


  16. Battleborn review for Xbox One, PS4, PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Gaming Age

    If you take Borderlands, improve and add more of what people loved about it, at the same time removed what people hated, you end up with Battleborn. Not being a fan of Borderlands myself, I was skeptical of this new title from Gearbox, but after spending some time with it, I can say that this is a much better experience.


  17. Reeling it in: Hard to play along with 'Sisters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Peninsula Clarion

    This week I was discussing with some friends about why it is that sometimes the movie theater doesn't get the movie you think it should. Even when it seems incredibly obvious that they should get that movie.


  18. 'ARK: Survival Evolved' (ALL) Update Adds Giant Ape Arena, New Dinos and Primitive BolasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | WorthPlaying

    Ark: Survival Evolved is an open-world dinosaur survival game where players fight for every breath amongst the most ferocious creatures to ever walk the earth. Powered by Unreal Engine 4, Ark: Survival Evolved takes on the survival genre with a unique blend of emergent multiplayer cooperation and competition.


  19. Now Playing: Friday, May 6, through Thursday, May 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | River Cities' Reader

    AAIC: Monet to Matisse - Thursday, May 12, 7 p.m. sequel, no less - that returns to a previously established universe yet emerges as a grand, glorious achievement all its own. never gets better than its wittily imagined, narratively essential scene of mass destruction five minutes into the movie.


  20. CliffyB on respect for Phil Spencer, in talks with Sony for LawBreakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 |

    Cliff Bleszinski and the rest of his team at Boss Key Productions are working hard on the upcoming first-person shooter LawBreakers , which currently is only slated to come to PC digitally via Steam. We see PC games come over to console all of the time, so it's natural to think the same might happen with LawBreakers , and it might.