Carbon Based Lifeforms, a new studio, founded and led by Scottish author and futurist Theo Priestley, has secured $1.7 million in funding, led by Shima Capital and Cluster VC, to begin work on its first title, the blockchain-based MMO Project Gateway.
After 9 volumes, 31 issues and just under 10 years of publications, The Computer Games Journal has ceased operations as a standalone academic journal.
The Hunted Cow team has quite a year in 2014. They've released a huge array of games, made deals with two board game manufacturers, increased their presence in the mobile market and generally been one of the most active AND high profile game developers (and publishers) in the country. They're showing no sign of slowing... Continue Reading →
Celtic Heroes the mobile massively-multiplayer online role-playing game (or MMMORPG), from Glasgow's One Thumb Mobile has been blazing brightly in the iOS App Store for the last several years. The game has attracted thousands of users, all over the world and has shown that sophisticated and complex 3D massively multiplayer games can not only work... Continue Reading →
Hunted Cow has released the first expansion for Eldevin, the company's free-to-play, massively-multiplayer online role-playing game, Eldevin. A Tale Of Sand And Shards is entirely free for players and adds entirely new content to the game, increasing level caps, adding new dungeons and a cornucopia of new weapons, realms and items. Players who log in during the... Continue Reading →
Eldevin, the new massively multi-player online role-playing game from Hunted Cow is now live and online. After almost eight years of development, costing in the region of £1M to create, Eldevin has similarly large ambitions - to become the biggest browser-based game in the world. Hunted Cow financed the creation of the game itself, building... Continue Reading →
Celtic Heroes, One Thumb Mobile's Mobile Massively-Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMMORPG) has just celebrated its second anniversary. Since the game launched in June 2011, it has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times and is, according to the company, the highest grossing mobile MMO in the world. Richard Hasinski, Founder and Director at One Thumb Mobile, told... Continue Reading →
Celtic Heroes, the MMMORPG created by One Thumb Mobile has evolved. The world's first large-scale Mobile Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game has been updated, with a major new content pack which more than doubles the size of the game. Celtic Heroes: Dragonfire introduces three entirely new playable areas, twice as many enemies, hundreds of... Continue Reading →
Hunted Cow has achieved a great deal since the company was founded back in 2003. The company has launched a variety of online massively multiplayer gamers including Fallen Sword and Gothador. They've tried pioneered new business models, such as free-to-play gaming, years before the whole idea of freemium reached the mainstream games sector and they've... Continue Reading →
In 2012 it was all about Tower Defence, could 2013 be the year of the Massively Multiplayer Online game? Towards the end of last year, several companies in Scotland were nominated in several competitions (and end of year 'best of' lists), most of which focused on the 'tower defence' genre. Cobra's iBomber Defense Pacific, Ninja... Continue Reading →