Curt Schilling’s Studio 38, the publisher of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, lays off its entire staff and folds three months after its first release, Bioware lays off unknown number of staff in Austin, Texas. Falling numbers of Star Wars: The Old Republic most likely to blame, and more…
Recorded May 27th, 2012

Hosted by Nick, Doc, Dave

Topics

  • Curt Schilling’s Studio 38, the publisher of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, lays off its entire staff and folds three months after its first release
  • Bioware lays off unknown number of staff in Austin, Texas. Falling numbers of Star Wars: The Old Republic most likely to blame
  • Mass Effect 3 is $30 for a new copy at GameStop in the US
  • Blizzard reports than Diablo III account hacks are “in line” with WoW expansions
  • Real money auction houses for Diablo III suspended indefinitely
  • CD Projekt now says DRM doesn’t work
  • Notch sucks the internet’s cock again by publishing e-mail from advertiser where he BOLDLY STANDS UP AGAINST BAD BEHAVIOR.
  • Sony patents software designed to interrupt gameplay sessions with advertisements
  • Tech industry patent war continues to bleed into games sphere as International Trade Commission judge suggests
  • Xbox 360 imports into the US be banned. Kind of.
  • Silicon Knights trying for $1 per claim against Epic Games’ Unreal Engine