Towards the end of March, Sony shut down DriveClub studio Evolution Studios.Unlike Microsoft, who only proposed studio closures, Sony just outright told Evolution to close up shop.
Scheduled to open during the second quarter of 2016, Ubisoft Philippines will work with other Ubisoft studios to help develop "AAA console games", with plans to hire up to 50 people within its first year.It'll also have "close ties" to Ubisoft Singapore, the publisher says, with "a number" of that studio's employees transferring across "to train Ubisoft Philappines' new recruits".
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow developer MercurySteam will be making a "major announcement" in April, the studio has teased.A countdown on the developer's website points towards an announcement at 5pm BST on Friday, April 15, although it isn't yet clear what the game may be.
UK developer FreeStyleGames is to be restructured, Activision has confirmed to MCV.The studio, which most recently developed Guitar Hero Live, will continue to be a "great partner" for Activision, the company says, but will be restructured "to better align the studio resources with future business needs".
Cancelled Xbox One/PC game Fable Legends may be resurrected at an independent studio formed by ex-Lionhead employees, a new report has revealed.If accepting the latter, they would leave in April, the report says.
When working with streams such as file or audio processing, you usually run into the same problem: How to copy the most data without knowing how large the stream of data is.I solved a similar problem at work and in my audio synthesizer.
jp (translated via GamesIndustry), Platinum Games president Tatsuya Minami has stepped from his position at the studio.The report states that Minami resigned from his executive role at the end of March.
Today Square Enix has announced the creation of a new subsidiary studio helmed by longtime ‘Tales of’ producer, Hideo Baba.Called Studio Istola, the new team will focus on the development of their first game, an RPG with the working title Project Prelude Rune.
Square Enix has a strong history when it comes to delivering RPGs, but now the company has announced a brand new IP that is being worked on by a brand new studio called Studio Istolia.The game itself is called Project Prelude Rune, though not a whole of information has been given on the game yet.