Objection withdrawn! Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC

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Objection withdrawn! Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC

After years of OBJECTIONS! and protestations from PCpeeps, Capcom are finally bringing the courtroom drama of their Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney games to us. The first three of their interjectory visual novels are being fancified and bundled up as Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy, coming our way in “early 2019”. I’ve heard warm and loving […]

Telltale Games confirm huge layoffs and “majority studio closure”

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Telltale Games confirm huge layoffs and “majority studio closure”

Following yesterday’s initial reports that Telltale Games were effectively shutting down, the studio behind licensed story ’em ups including The Walking Dead and Batman: The Enemy Within have confirmed the bad news. All but 25 Telltale employees have been let go (that’s 250-ish people gone, former members report), cut down to a skeleton crew to […]

Priceless Play – 22nd September 2018

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Priceless Play – 22nd September 2018

I got two cats last month and I am obsessed with them. While I’m currently fostering them (and let me take this moment to suggest that you, too, foster some cats because it is life-saving) they are driving me insane. Because they’re, you know, cats. They run around at all hours of the night, they […]

What are we all playing this weekend?

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What are we all playing this weekend?

With most of RPS at EGX this weekend, I had half-hoped I’d get to fire the lot of ’em for nonparticipation and claim the treehouse’s biscuit tin for myself. Alas, this rotten bunch are largely so keen to tell us about their weekend’s gaming that they have fought through crowds, through rains of Monster cans, […]

Streaming network Twitch is now locked out of China

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Streaming network Twitch is now locked out of China

After a surprisingly successful month in the territory, Chinese authorities have now blocked access to Twitch – Amazon’s massive game-streaming network – at a national level. As reported by Abacus and PC Gamer, the network reached new highs in China (becoming a top download on the iOS App Store) as people flocked to watch 2018 Asian Games […]

Telltale Games are reportedly shutting down with hundreds of jobs lost

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Telltale Games are reportedly shutting down with hundreds of jobs lost

As reported by Gamasutra, it seems that prolific choose-your-own-adventure studio Telltale Games is shutting down. This is backed up by media posts from developers at and close to the studio, such as Outerloop’s Chandana Ekanayake. The Verge report that a skeleton crew of around 25 will remain at the studio, down from around 250. A source […]