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Hogrocket, the mobile game development team comprised of former Bizarre Creations staff is on "indefinite hiatus." Hogrocket was one of three studios formed in the wake of Bizarre Creations' closure in February 2011. "This was due to a combination of factors, ranging from geographical to financial....

November 24th 2012 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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It's a momentous day in Tiny Invaders history, as a new update offers new levels and a new addition to the story. After the President's infection at the end of the game (spoilers, sorry), a resistant human appears, according to TouchArcade. Said human, obviously, must be taken out of the picture by...

January 25th 2012 at 7:50pm 0 Comments
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Hogrocket, a new development studio comprised of ex-Bizarre Creations talent, put out its first game last month, Tiny Invaders. Up until now, the visual merits (on top of its merit merits) of the game have been available exclusively to the smaller-screened iOS devices, but that's changed. Tiny I...

November 22nd 2011 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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Did you know that you can download handheld games now? That's amazingly convenient! The only inconvenient part of it is finding the right games to buy -- and that's where we come in, with our Portabliss column. In each installment, we'll tell you about a downloadable game on the iPhone, iPad, Androi...

October 5th 2011 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Though the studio behind gems like Project Gotham Racing and Geometry Wars may be dissolved, the individuals behind those projects have not dissolved, which is very, very fortunate for them. Rather, a number of ex-Bizarre Creations staffers have moved on to create three independent studios (so fa...

April 11th 2011 at 11:15am 0 Comments
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Bizarre Creations community manager-turned-Hogrocket co-founder Ben Ward recently spoke to Eurogamer about the steps that led to his change of employ. The most important query -- what the hell is a Hogrocket? -- goes sadly unanswered. However, Ward explained how his former studio changed with its...

March 30th 2011 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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As you peruse the smoldering remains of Bizarre Creations, you catch the faintest stirring out of the corner of your eye. You turn just in time to see, there, rising from the ashes, it's ... a pig in a spaceship? Okay, so we don't know why Bizarre refugees Ben Ward (studio communications), Peter...

March 23rd 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments