Post Thumbnail

While they may not be the most recognizable brand to you just yet, XSEED has been bringing some really interesting titles stateside. Here's the story behind the company's name: "Our president had seen a Japanese show about entrepreneurs where they talked about planting the seed, the foundation fo...

August 25th 2009 at 11:30am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

If you looked at the Joystiq calendar, you would have seen a bright red circle drawn around today with something like 17 little smiley faces around it. Sure, that was in part because it's taco salad day in the cafeteria, but also because we couldn't wait to share this new What's in a Name with you....

August 17th 2009 at 12:14pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

In our ongoing feature What's in a Name, we ask developers, publishers and other game industry businesses the stories behind their names. Today our answer comes from Brad Wardell, CEO of Stardock: "I was in college and started the company to help pay for school until I could get a real job. I nee...

August 11th 2009 at 4:15pm 0 Comments