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Three Dungeons & Dragons Video Games That Need To Be Made

Dungeons & Dragons has two massively multiplayer online roleplaying games, an upcoming mobile game, and a huge back catalog of old-school computer roleplaying games and brawlers.<p>But MMORPGs don’t scratch the roleplaying itch for many gamers, or at least not always in the same way that single-player …

Buy a personalized voicemail from Commander Shepard for charity

BioWare will hold an online auction to raise money for charity, with goodies up for auction including everything from artbooks to a personalized voicemail greeting from Commander Shepard, the studio wrote on the BioWare blog.<p>On Aug. 19, BioWare fans can check out the available swag on eBay for the …

15 New 'Dragon Age Inquisition' Details Revealed [Updated]

<i>Game Informer reveals new details about BioWare’s upcoming ‘Dragon Age Inquisition.’ Some highlights below.</i><p>Plenty of gamers are still feeling burned by <i>Dragon Age II</i> and <i>Mass Effect 3′s</i> less-than-stellar ending, but this month’s Game Informer cover article is all about <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition,</i> and I’m …

See The Trailer For The Legend of Zelda Movie That Never Was

With how beloved Nintendo franchises are by children, it’s a wonder there aren’t more movies made out of them. Yes, we have unfortunate “classics” like the ’93 Super Mario Bros, and there have been a number of Pokemon films, but none are the sorts of blockbuster kids movies we see from the likes of …

Former EA CEO Takes A Shot At Copycats, Praises 'BioShock Infinite'

Games Industry International has a terrific interview with former EA chief John Riccitiello in which the ex-executive talks candidly about the video game industry, the rise of mobile gaming, and the future of AAA game development.<p>His insights into the industry are really terrific, actually, as are …

Rumble’s Greg Richardson on building games that last forever (interview)

Rumble Entertainment was ready to release its first game, KingsRoad, last year, but players didn’t like it. So the startup game studio, headed by former Elevation Partners partner Greg Richardson, went back to the drawing board. The company has learned that in the new age of mobile, you have to …