Starlight Inception Interview
Escape Hatch Entertainment introduces Starlight Inception as a first and third person tactical space combat game that offers you the opportunity to assume the role of a young space fighter pilot during World War IV. Starlight Inception is slated to be available for digital distribution on PC and PS Vita in August 2013. Following their successful Kickstarter, we sat down with the developers to talk about expectations and their fresh approach to the genre.
What do you get when you combine RTS with MMO in a science fiction universe? Emobi Games is hoping that you get 2112 a new game that hopes to combine these elements to a free-to-play model later this year. Sounds interesting right? Read on with our interview with Nguyen Tuan Huy, Director of Emobi Games to talk about 2112.
Gas Guzzlers Interview
Some time ago, I was struck by a realization: I couldn’t remember the last time I played through a car combat/racing game on the PC. In fact, if it weren’t for Interplay’s Carmageddon, I’d say that the genre barely existed on the platform (to my personal knowledge, at least). This is a void Gamepires is looking to fill with Gas Guzzlers, a combat racing game that allows players to pick from a large arsenal of weaponry to help blast their way to first place. We had the opportunity to speak with Creative Director Tomislav Pongrac and Technical Director Andrej Levenski about Gas Guzzlers’ development, from track design to car customization and its future appearance on Xbox Live.
Alan Wake's American Nightmare Interview
The new Alan Wake game, Alan Wake's American Nightmare, is a departure from the original title released in May of 2010. The tone is different, there's a heavier focus on gunplay and Alan has found himself in a totally different world, literally. It's up to the player to figure out what's going on and answer the questions that arise in this strange world. Matias Myllyrinne, CEO of Remedy Entertainment, took some time to clear up the mystery that surrounds Alan Wake's American Nightmare and answer some questions pertaining to the new standalone arcade title.
FIFA Street Interview
Rebooting a franchise is a tricky business. EA has had its fair share of series reboots and is trying once again with its street soccer franchise FIFA Street. Although FIFA Street may not ever be on the same play field as its simulation counterpart in the FIFA franchise who doesn't want to have a bit of a crazy time on the pitch? Well EA is back with its reboot of FIFA Street and we had the chance to catch up with Sid Misra, Line Producer of FIFA Street to see what the new game is all about.
UFC Undisputed 3 Interview
You may be wondering what is different about this year's UFC game from THQ? You may be wondering if there is anything more the developers can do to improve the series. Well I had the chance to sit down with Neven Dravinksi the Producer of UFC Undisputed 3 to see what he can tell us about the new game.
Grand Slam Tennis 2 Interview
With the Super Bowl in our rear view mirror we here at Darkstation are ready to move forward with our sports gaming and see what else is out there. Well it just so happens a few weeks after the big game EA Sports is set to release their first tennis game for the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. With the genre dominated by 2K Sports with their Top Spin franchise and SEGA with their Virtua Tennis franchise is there any room for EA's newest entry into the genre? We sit down with Producer Thomas Singleton to found out.
Shank 2 Interview
Our favorite ex-mob hitman, Shank has returned for another round of beat downs. Shank 2 is slated for release on February 7th for PSN and PC, and XBLA on February 8th. What score does he have to settle now? New game modes? We sat down with Jamie Cheng, founder of Klei Entertainment, to talk about Shank 2 expectations and the additions that have been made since Shank.
NFL Blitz Interview
It's the start of 2012 and the release calendar for January looks pretty bare. But EA is wondering if your ready for some football? No it's not Madden its the revival of the NFL Blitz Franchise and we had the opportunity to sit down with David Ross, Producer of the game to talk about this week's XBLA/PSN release. I can't believe it has taken this long to get a new NFL Blitz game. Lets check out what all the wait was for.
Buzz! Quiz TV Interview
America has always been big on their game shows from Who Wants to be a Millionare to the recent Deal or No Deal we take a lot away from game shows. So Sony has jumped in with their latest installment of their extremely popular Buzz! franchise on the PS3, Buzz! Quiz TV. We talk with Jenny Barbour the Associate Producer on the game to find out what we can expect for Buzz’s first outing on the Playstation 3.