Author Archives: Denise Sherman

‘Small Number’ of Layoffs Hit Harmonix

image-3132 Rock Band and Dance Central developer Harmonix has confirmed that layoffs hit the studio this week. 'We can confirm that a small number of Harmonix employees were let go today,' a Harmonix spokesperson told Polygon. 'This decision was made due to shifting staffing priorities for Harmonix's multiple future projects.' ...

Fuse launching May 28

image-3076 Co-op shooter coming to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this spring; preorder bonuses revealed. Electronic Arts announced today that four-person co-op shooter Fuse will launch May 28 in North America, with a European release to follow May 31. Fuse is the first multiplatform title from Insomniac ...

Fan Creates Incredible Fallout Monopoly Game

image-3215 Ever wondered what an immaculate fan-made Fallout version of Monopoly would look like? Well wonder no longer, as Reddit user XsimonbelmontX has provided an answer. As explained on Reddit, XsimonbelmontX spent eight months adapting the board, pieces, cards and currency for his wife's birthday, as she's a huge fan of the franchise and ...

Devil May Cry HD Collection on sale for $20

image-3166 Capcom has slashed the price of the Devil May Cry HD Collection for PlayStation 3 — at least for a little while. PS3 owners can catch up with the first three games for $20.99, or $14.69 for PlayStation-Plus subscribers, according to the Capcom Unity blog. This month marks the one-year anniversary ...

Defiance Review

image-2868 Defiance is the B movie of massively multiplayer games: rickety and unrefined, yet a good time all the same. The Good Exciting arkfalls capture the sense of a population fighting ...

Saints Row 4 is more than just coming up with 'crazy ideas,' says producer

image-3267 Upon first look atSaints Row 4, it's apparent Volition is taking things to a more extreme level. But it's important to realize that the over-the-top nature oftheSaints Row franchise is more than just coming up with wild ideas. Speaking to OXM,Saints Row 4 senior producer Jim Boon explained, "The challenge is ...