Ghost In The Shelley: Elegy For A Dead World

by on October 1, 2014

The Kickstarter page for Dejobaan’s Elegy For a Dead World gets straight to the point – “A game about writing fiction”, reads the subtitle – and the pitch video is short and sweet. It’s also captivating, bringing to my tired mind a vision of a single player take on Jason Rohrer’s Sleep is Death. The […]

Lionhead No Longer Going On An Ink Quest

by on October 1, 2014

Instead of just allowing a cancelled incubator project to fall down the side of the game dev sofa like so much pocket fluff, Lionhead released details of game-which-might-have-been, Ink Quest. The story involves a girl called Sophie who fails to heed the well documented problems surrounding literature consumption in entertainment media. As such she is […]

Skylanders Trap Team review: Broccoli Guy's unjust desert

by on October 1, 2014

Skylanders’ success is borne of equal parts solid game design and marketing savvy. Its central conceit – buy small plastic figurines in order to summon in-game characters – is instantly appealing for kids, and its Gauntlet-styled action-RPG… See The Story at the original source – Joystiq (Right Click – New Tab) Powered by WPeMatico Chris […]

The End Of The Fannie And Freddie Stock Boom?

by on October 1, 2014

U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth threw out lawsuits filed by Richard Perry’s hedge fund and Bruce Berkowitz’s Fairholme Funds that claimed the government acted illegally by getting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to pay the government nearly all of their massive profits in the form of dividends. Read The Full Story at the Original Source […]