The Wargamer

26 May 2017

Tripwire Now Self-Publishing

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 19 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

Their first self-published retail boxed copy will be Killing Floor.

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BlizzCon This Week

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 18 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

BlizzCon, the gaming convention devoted to Blizzard's products, takes place this week, and there's even a hint that folks who want to work for Blizzard should bring their resumes.

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Former WOTC Exec Joins Mind Control As VP of Strategy

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 14 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

It appears as though Mind Control is interested in porting table top games to the electronic world. It might be interesting to see where this goes.

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Mad Catz Announces Q1 Revenue

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 13 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

Net sales in North America were up, but a stronger dollar pushed overall sales and revenue down.

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Activision Posts Better That Expected Q2

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 5 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

A better second quarter than anticipated.

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EA Announces Q1 Results

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 5 AUG 2009 by Scott Parrino

Non-GAAP revenue is up, but costs due to deferred revenue were also up.

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Take-Two Adjusts Financial Guidance

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 14 JUL 2009 by Scott Parrino

Delay of Bioshock 2 into the 2010 fiscal year has caused Take-Two to revise its financial guidance.

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EA Names New COO

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 19 JUN 2009 by Scott Parrino

John Schappert has returned to the EA fold after a stint at Microsoft.

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Space War Commander Free of DRM

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 17 JUN 2009 by Scott Parrino

Bucking the trend of invasive DRM copy protection, Dreamspike Studios has freed itself.

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New Stats On Household Gaming

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 4 JUN 2009 by Scott Parrino

The ESA has released some new information from a survey of households and gaming is unsurprisingly a big part of life.

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Take-Two Announces Q2 Financials

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 27 MAY 2009 by Scott Parrino

Second quarter financial results have been released by Take-Two.

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THQ Reports Q4 and Year End Financials

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 7 MAY 2009 by Scott Parrino

THQ has reported its 4th Quarter and end of fiscal year results.

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Elder Scrolls Getting Books

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 27 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

The trend toward writing books to accompany games is gathering momentum - Elder Scrolls is being added to the list of games with books.

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Court Tilts Unfavorably Toward Activision In Suit

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 22 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

In a lawsuit between Activision and Genius Products, the Los Angeles Superior Court has initially ruled against Activision.

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Target To Start Taking Pre-Orders

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 17 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

The new pre-order process, called "reservations" allows gamers to reserve a copy of a hot title for one dollar.

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ARA Acquires Virtual Heroes

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 17 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

Applied Research Associates has acquired the real-world training franchise, Virtual Heroes.

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Field of Glory Adds Terrain To Lineup

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 16 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

Miniature World Maker is pleased to announce the release of the new Field of Glory™ range of terrain.

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Activision Sued

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 15 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

Activision is being sued for various allegations after a deal goes bad.

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Paradox Picks Up Sword of the Stars Franchise

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 15 APR 2009 by Scott Parrino

Paradox Interactive and Kerberos Productions have reached an agreement.

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GameStop Posts Record Sales in 2008

INDUSTRY NEWS posted on 27 MAR 2009 by Scott Parrino

GameStop's Q4 Financials have been audited, posting a year in which sales increased over 20%.

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