Here’s ten of the most interesting news stories from this week, carefully selected by your pals at SGN. Storm coming for ActiBliz Modder reaps reward Riot = Riot Aussies say "nah mate" And more...
Your regular instalment of significant, bizarre or otherwise intriguing stories from the world of videogames at large. Retro gamers hijack stadium Red card for FIFA employee Metal detectorists in love Bethesda deal sealed And more...
UPDATED: We originally stated that the Xbox One could emulate existing Xbox 360 games. It's now clear Xbox One will not offer emulation of Xbox 360, Xbox Live or Xbox indie games. Our non-games readers might have missed the excitement, buzz, then deluge of social media updates, from developers, journalists, games industry pundits, analysts and gamers... Continue Reading →
We're always delighted to hear from new companies working in and around the games sector here in Scotland. We're pretty well in terms of developers. At the last count - and with another couple still to be added to the site, we have 86 development studios in the country. Today's Introducing is different. We were... Continue Reading →
Cobra's iBomber franchise is has achieved many glorious - and bloody - victories in recent years. From the original iBomber, to the tower defence blitzkrieg of the iBomber Defense titles, the series has gone from strength to strength, impressing players with their simple, intuitive controls and the sheer amount of stuff you get to blow... Continue Reading →
Online games coaching FPS Trainer is heading for 10,000 users, just in time for its live tournament at the end of this week, at the Glasgow arm of the Global Games Jam (you may have noticed their lovely banner gracing the site this week...) The company is offering a prize for the 10,000th registered use,... Continue Reading →
Play2Improve is a new company, based within Abertay University, which is focusing on using games technology to help people learn. The company's first project is an online coaching service called FPS Trainer. FPS Trainer offers players of all ability levels the chance to learn the basic skills needed to play First-Person-Shooter games online against other... Continue Reading →