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  1. Watch How ABZU Came To Life In New Dev Diary TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Cinema Blend News

    ... far and few between, but have managed to make their mark in the industry with big sellers like Journey from thatgamecompany. There's also flOw and Flower that also fit into that character. Other games like Shape of the World could also be considered ...


  2. FIFA 17 new attacking techniques revealed and set to revolutionise the game for strikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily Star

    This year EA Sports are going big, with the famous developers promising to take a "major leap forward" for the ever popular FIFA series. So far the team have already introduced one significant change by using DICE's Frostbite engine to give the game that added sense of fidelity.


  3. FIFA 17 reveals new trailer with MASSIVE update to free kicks,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Daily Star

    We've already seen this in one capacity with the introduction of the Frostbite engine, which has also allowed for the inclusion of the exciting new career mode know as The Journey. But in the latest gameplay trailer released earlier this morning we can at long last see how the EA Sports team are revolutionise what's changing on the pitch too.


  4. Press Start: a Icoa and a Journeya made me consider life and deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Janesville Gazette

    'Ico's' ending can be interpreted literally, but I think there's a deeper meaning in which both Ico and Yordo, the young girl Ico tries to save, both die and are reunited in the afterlife. I played through a couple of older PlayStation games this week that I'd never gotten around to beating before, and I was surprised by how similar they were in theme and tone.


  5. Steep, Fifa, Madden, Forza: These are the best sports games unveiled at E3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Gaming has come a long way since 1080 snowboarding on the Nintendo 64 . You can snowboard, wingsuit, paraglide and ski your way around the Swiss alps in this open world snow game.


  6. Hang out with your friends in the mountains in Ubisoft's newest gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Digital Trends

    ... in small groups has grown more popular in recent years. Games like Destiny from Bungie or Journey from Thatgamecompany have shown that there's a great deal of people willing to take part in multiplayer experiences where you don't necessarily play in ...


  7. EA Sports Introduces 'FIFA 17'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 |

    Finally, after almost a decade, FIFA is getting a brand new game engine - thus ensuring that the latest installment of the flagship soccer video game franchise gets one of its biggest overhauls to date. Due out late this summer, FIFA 17 - which was officially unveiled yesterday - boasts EA Sports' new Frostbite engine for better, more lifelike gameplay and player models.


  8. Fifa 17's 'Journey' story mode revealed at E3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Digital Trends

    Since the Fifa video game series first met its audience in 1993, it has gone through a great number of changes. Be it moving into the next dimension, or expanding the branches of soccer it included , it always kept on evolving.


  9. Review: Taking a journey through the rise and fall of a civilizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    Journey is a short and nearly perfect game that gamers of any level can enjoy. The story is simple: the player is a small hooded figure in a seemingly endless, but gorgeous, desert landscape.


  10. Journey Creators Invite Young Fan to Visit StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | IGN

    Sony has released a heartwarming video showing a young girl's dream coming true as she visits Thatgamecompany, creators of Journey . Sophia Ouellette was just 15 when her father was diagnosed with stage four colon cancer.


  11. Sony draws praise for PlayStation VR's low price and game focus from industry watchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | VentureBeat

    ... for VR is on-point and will prove vital to the device's success. I am eager to see what a developer like ThatGameCompany [responsible for the landmark Journey game] can do with VR." Gartner analyst Brian Blau noted how the entire PS4 ecosystem makes ...


  12. Watch the trailer for Koi, the first PS4 game developed in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 |

    ... month. After watching the trailer for Koi , it's easy to see the similarities with Flow , the PS3 game from Thatgamecompany, who went on to develop the hit Journey . Both games aim to be philosophical, almost meditative experiences, with players ...


  13. VEV: Viva Ex Vivo is like Inner Space: The Game, will have VR supportRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Gaming Nexus

    Finally, Inner Space in video game form! VEV: Viva Ex Vivo at first looks like a 3D flOw . That's the Thatgamecompany progenitor to Flower and Journey .


  14. USC to Start Its Own Games Publishing ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | IGN

    ... thanks in part to USC's often stellar game design program. Projects that started on the campus include Flow (Thatgamecompany's precursor to Flower and Journey), The Unfinished Swan , and The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom. The program even ...


  15. The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 1/19/2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Playstation.Blog

    The Mansion Incident. The beginning of an iconic horror series. Now it's time to uncover the terrible truths leading into that incident with Resident Evil 0, which launches this week on PS4 and PS3.


  16. Florida really sucks at playing this video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    DeCluttr announced the game that each state in the U.S. sucks at with Florida gamers struggling the most at "Journey," a 2012 independent game that was released on the Playstation 3 and 4. In the game, the player controls a robed figure in a vast desert, where they travel towards a mountain in the distance. Other players on the same journey can be discovered, and two players can meet and assist each other, but they cannot communicate via speech or text and cannot see each other's names.


  17. Video: 50 common game camera mistakes -- and how to fix themRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Gamasutra

    What's the last game you played that had a really great camera system? For that matter, what does it even mean to design a "great" camera? At GDC 2014, Thatgamecompany "Feel Engineer" John Nesky spoke passionately about the importance of good camera design in games, and what he learned about how to make a great camera in his time working on Journey , where he had to figure it out as he went along. He went on to take the audience on a tour of all the poor game camera design decisions he and other designers have made in recent years, offering thoughtful advice on how to sidestep or solve each of them.


  18. Why game developers need smaller teams and more diverse projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | VentureBeat

    Never put all your eggs in one basket. It's the cliche advice of never investing everything you've got into one project, because if that project were to fail spectacularly, you'll be left with zilch.


  19. 'Uncharted' borrows from cinema to sidestep clunky game designRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Engadget

    ... studios have used lighting and visual landmarks to keep players on a deceptively discrete path. For example, Thatgamecompany and Eidos used similar methods for keeping folks moving forward in Journey and the recent Tomb Raider reboot . If you dig ...


  20. Rock Band 3 soundtrack coming to Rock Band 4 in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Developer Harmonix confirmed that Rock Band 3 's soundtrack will be coming to Rock Band 4 as part of a title update launching in December. Returning Rock Band 3 players will need to pay a fee for the track-exporting process, which will add more than 80 songs to Rock Band 4 's playable tracklist.