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HD remakes are becoming more prevalent in the video games industry, as a means of introducing a new generation of gamers to something they may have otherwise never played. Frédérick Raynal, designer of the original survival-horror game, Alone in the Dark, said he's totally on board wi...

March 9th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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In the games industry, a 'bullshot' is a screenshot that's been manipulated to appear prettier and more exciting than the actual game. It happens more commonly than our tag would have you believe. The thing is, scientists have been trying to determine the genesis of this heinous act for quite some...

March 9th 2012 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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On the website for French developer Ludoïd (the team headed up by designer Frédérick Raynal), a chalkboard image teases an upcoming project and features a rather conspicuous Ubisoft logo nearby. When translated, the image (pictured right) tells site visitors to check the "back" of...

March 22nd 2010 at 10:58am 0 Comments
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It's not just many gamers who want to return to simpler times (and concepts) these days -- designers are feeling a little nostalgic as well, it seems, if the first DS project by new French studio Mekensleep is any indication. And you know what's simple? Bubbles. Specifically, Soul Bubbles.After stru...

January 31st 2008 at 6:00pm 0 Comments