Amazon Lumberyard: The Future?

Amazon Lumberyard: The Future?
Introducing Amazon Lumberyard, a free AAA game engine deeply integrated with AWS and Twitch – with full source. With Lumberyard, you get a growing set of tools to help create the highest quality games, engage massive communities of fans, and connect to the vast compute and storage of the cloud. To learn more go to: ...

Amazon buys Twitch for $970 M

Amazon buys Twitch for $970 M
Its official!  Amazon bought Twitch for $970 million, rather than the rumored Google buy out for $1 billion, I wonder how the community is going to feel about this?  Everything seems to be staying the same just that Amazon is going to be supporting Twitch more… see the statement below from Twitch CEO. Letter from ...

The Banner Saga Takes Geekie Award & Announces tablet version

The Banner Saga Takes Geekie Award & Announces tablet version
Austin-based independent developer, Stoic, took home another award on Sunday night with its smash hit PC video game The Banner Saga winning the Geekie Award® for the Indie Video Games category. The award ceremony took place on Sunday evening, August 17th in Hollywood, California and was broadcast live via Twitch livestream. Currently available on PC ...

Hitman Absolution: More Pre-Order Goodies

Hitman Absolution: More Pre-Order Goodies
Square Enix announced more exclusive suits as additional pre-order items for HITMAN®: ABSOLUTION™. These suits, with in-game guns to match, make the perfect addition to the Original Assassin’s ever-changing wardrobe. Customers who pre-order HITMAN: ABSOLUTION at the following retailers will receive the following: Amazon: High Tech Suit and Bartoli Custom Pistol – The advanced High Tech suit provides Agent ...

Kindle Fire vs. Apple iPad, which to get?

Kindle Fire vs. Apple iPad, which to get?
So I’ve been shopping around for quite some time to get a tablet.  With the announcement of the Amazon Kindle adding support from Netflix, Pandora, Zynga right off the back, it got me wondering. There are so many different pros and cons with both hardwares, so I thought that I would bounce my thoughts off you ...