Ex LucasArts, Budcat Staffers To Also Have A Lousy Christmas [Update]

Bizarre Creations isn't the only video game developer dealing with hard times right now. Two more developers appear to have been affected by holiday layoffs, including Star Wars game dev LucasArts and Guitar Hero studio Budcat Creations. » 11/16/10 4:40pm 11/16/10 4:40pm

Activision Buys Blast Works Developer, Sets Them to Work on New GH…

It looks like at least one company is doing well during this financially harsh times. Activision today announced that they’ve purchased developer Budcat Creations and have already put them to work on a new game in the Guitar Hero franchise. The developer has worked on a number of PS2 Guitar Hero titles for the… » 11/10/08 10:00am 11/10/08 10:00am

Blast Works Review: Build, Trade And Destroy

Majesco hauled shmup artist Kenta Cho's 2004 sidescroller Tumiki Fighters out of obscurity to create Blast Works: Build, Trade, Destroy for the Wii. Blast Works hangs on Tumiki Fighters' innovative central mechanic: allowing you to collect and use pieces of destroyed enemy ships as shields and guns by sticking them to… » 6/16/08 3:30pm 6/16/08 3:30pm