THQ Sues Activision Over Baja Box Art Rip

Seems that someone at THQ — most likely someone in the legal department — thinks the box art for Activision's upcoming off-road racer SCORE International Baja 1000: The Official Game » 10/27/08 4:40pm 10/27/08 4:40pm looks a bit too much like the box art for . This may be due to that someone at THQ having properly functioning eyeballs. The two…

New Baja Developer Diary Talks Sound


Last time » 8/22/08 5:00pm 8/22/08 5:00pm the guys working on Baja: Edge of Control talked about AI. This time they are talking about sound. It's pretty interesting to hear some of the stuff they are doing in this game. Mixing 130 channels of sound simultaneously is pretty insane. To compare that, our Trailer Trash segment had 23 channels at most.…

Baja: Edge of Control Diary Talks AI

THQ's Developer Diary 6 focuses on the AI that Baja: Edge of Control needs to keep you fighting for position 1 again and again. Interestingly, your opponents will actually remember you based on your passing strategy. Let's say that you decided to be nice and honk your horn at them, they may move out of the way. If… » 8/04/08 11:00am 8/04/08 11:00am

Baja's Sponsorship System

This dev diary walks us through the importance of sponsorship in the game. Kind of a neat idea. The way it works is that your vehicle is tagged with sponsor images and logos and if you happen to loose a body panel during the race that includes that promo the company won't pay you for the race. This means at some… » 7/02/08 5:00pm 7/02/08 5:00pm