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telltale

Telltale Games’ Skeleton Staff Now Also Laid Off

Telltale Games’ Skeleton Staff Now Also Laid Off Since announcing two-weeks ago that the studio was closing (with initial heavy staff layoffs) the future of the studio ...

October 5, 2018 at 2:05 pm by
games

Gaming Industry Closures Have Led To 1000 Lost Jobs

Gaming Industry Closures Have Led To 1000 Lost Jobs This time last week we were hit by the bombshell news that TellTale Games had effective gone into shut down mode. Over 90% ...

September 29, 2018 at 8:59 am by
wildstar

WildStar Offers Refunds Before It Shuts Down

WildStar Offers Refunds Before It Shuts Down We have known that Carbine Studios, the team behind the MMORPG WildStar was closing down. It was, however, a little unclear as to ...

September 28, 2018 at 12:19 pm by
internet

Country Turns Off Internet For 24 Hours For ‘Quiet Reflection’

Bali Shuts Down Internet For ‘Quiet Reflection’ In these modern times it’s pretty clear that when the internet stops working, nearly everything does. Without ...

March 16, 2018 at 6:48 pm by

Angry Birds Maker Rovio Shuts Down London Office

Rovio Shut Down London Studio Back in 2008, Rovio was nothing more than a fringe games studio. Having failed to find any real footing in the gaming market, in 2009 they ...

March 3, 2018 at 1:49 pm by

Twitter Shut Down Thousands of Accounts Linked to Terrorism

When it comes to online accounts, they can be used for a lot of things. From buying your favourite DVD boxsets to catching up with family abroad, some accounts are misused and ...

August 19, 2016 at 11:00 am by

How Else Do You End Planetside Than With a Meteor Shower?

When it comes to online multiplayer games, there are two days of untold sadness. The first day comes when the developers announce they will no longer be supporting the game, ...

July 4, 2016 at 11:00 am by
Apple

Chinese Agencies Demands Result in iBooks and iTunes Shut Down

Apple is one of the few companies that has managed to stay active in China where regulation of digital services is strictly controlled by the countries many agencies. That ...

April 22, 2016 at 6:40 pm by

Xbox One Mini Turns Out To Be Just A Rumour

Companies have a trend when it comes to releasing hardware, they will release new a model, a big revelation and then several months later release versions with slight ...

August 28, 2015 at 1:30 pm by

Infinite Crisis Closing on August 14th

Infinite Crisis was developed by Turbine Inc and published by Warner Bros and it started out as a highly popular MOBA game – but something must have changed as ...

June 3, 2015 at 4:55 pm by

The Pirate Bay is Back… On IsoHunt!

Just a week after Swedish police shut down the BitTorrent juggernaut, the Pirate Bay, the site is back, resurrected from an internet grave by torrent search site IsoHunt. ...

December 16, 2014 at 11:58 am by

Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown after FBI Arrests Suspected Operator

After law enforcement agencies shutdown Silk Road back in late 2013, Silk Road 2.0 sprouted out of the ground and rose to prominence. However, it would seem that the FBI ...

November 7, 2014 at 8:45 am by

EA Shutting Down Online Services For 50 Games Next Month

The time to swing ultimate ban hammer is rapidly approaching, EA have revealed that next month they plan to shut down the servers for 50 games for their back catalogue. This ...

May 12, 2014 at 9:12 am by

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