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Square Enix is assembling party members for a new RPG-oriented studio, according to a report from Inside Games, as translated by Siliconera. A recruitment page for the unnamed studio is calling for battle and event-savvy directors, programmers, marketing directors and designers that have mastered...

September 6th 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Toby Gard, creator of Lara Croft and the Tomb Raider franchise, has formed Tangentlemen, a new development studio focused on experiential game design. The studio's team met while developing Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, which Gard served as director of, and includes Yaiba's lead designer, producer and art...

March 19th 2014 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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World of Tanks developer Wargaming has conquered Seattle and is funding the creation of a new, yet-to-be-named studio there, GamesBeat reports. Okay, maybe they just want to make mobile games instead of capturing the city, but if they start rolling tanks toward their neighbors next year, we called...

November 10th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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It seems as though the Wargaming empire is expanding its reach, as the company recently founded a new mobile game studio in Seattle. The studio, which currently lacks a public name, is headed up by mobile game vet David Bluhm. Wargaming is giving the start-up freedom to choose its own direction an...

November 6th 2013 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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Namco Bandai Studios Vancouver Inc. will open its doors to the ever-growing Canadian gaming development scene this June, British Columbia's Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training has announced. The studio will develop "online social games," though nothing else is known regarding the studio's...

April 10th 2013 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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Angry Birds originator and eventual ruler of all mankind Rovio is widening its grasp upon the world by opening a new studio in Stockholm, Sweden. Should all go according to plan, the presently unnamed new studio will be staffed by 20 to 30 folks within a year.This announcement follows Rovio's recen...

March 30th 2012 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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When most parents think of children's MMOs, nobody would likely think of a studio like Funcom. After all, Funcom is the company that brought us Age of Conan, an MMO rife with boobs, blood, and beheading. Quite possibly the absolute last place you'd let your kiddies romp around, really. That's undoub...

December 11th 2009 at 5:00pm 0 Comments