Damnation Developers Laid Off

Several former employees at Blue Omega, developers behind the recent Damnation, have confirmed with Kotaku today that the entire dev team has been laid off following "issues" with Codemasters, Damnation's publishers. » 6/30/09 9:30pm 6/30/09 9:30pm

Damnation Multiplayer - Aim For The Zip Line

Damnation hits store shelves tomorrow everywhere but North America, and to celebrate Codemasters has released a new multiplayer trailer to show us Americans what we'll be missing. » 5/21/09 4:20pm 5/21/09 4:20pm

Damnation Trailer Proves It Really IS Steampunk

After my last look at Damnation, I wasn't totally convinced that Damnation was really a Steampunk game on account of there being no zeppelins or frilly Victorian dresses. » 4/21/09 9:20pm 4/21/09 9:20pm

Steampunk Cowboys On The Road To Damnation

Codemasters has released 10 new screenshots of their upcoming alternate-history shooter Damnation, serving up a heapin' helping of that Western steampunk style. » 2/26/09 12:40pm 2/26/09 12:40pm

Damnation: Forget Playing the Game, I Just Like Saying It

Damnation is looking nothing like the buggy, crash-prone demo I saw at the Penny Arcade Expo last summer – thank goodness, too; the release date is right around the corner. » 2/23/09 8:00pm 2/23/09 8:00pm

Codemasters Fills Russia With Love

Times have sure changed from when I was a kid. Back when I was growing up, Russia was an evil empire hell bent on my country's destruction, but now I've grown up, and the rest of the world has grown up, and Russia is just another big area filled with potential gamers. Gamers Codemasters is planning on catering to as… » 11/11/08 1:40pm 11/11/08 1:40pm

Codemasters Postpones Damnation Til 2009

Yesterday we reported on the delay of Codemasters' action RPG Rise of the Argonauts » 11/04/08 10:20am 11/04/08 10:20am to "hopefully before the holidays", and now another Codies title is being wisely held back in the face of the holiday rush. Blue Omega's vertical steampunk shooter Damnation will now see release in early 2009. Which is really exactly…

PAX Impressions: Video Game Hands-On Blitz

Another Penny Arcade Expo come and gone and I find myself on my couch trying to remember the games I saw, the things I did and the people I talked over the last three days. I can sort out the panels from the events and the events from the experience – but beneath all of that is the most important part of PAX – the… » 9/01/08 8:00pm 9/01/08 8:00pm

Damnation Trailer Urges You To Stay Calm

Here's the first trailer and some new screens from Damnation, Blue Omega's vertical acrobatic steampunk shooter I gushed fairly strongly about » 8/07/08 2:00pm 8/07/08 2:00pm after playing at E3 last month. The video doesn't do the game justice, an issue I am afraid is going to continue until some sort of public demo is released. You have to touch…

Damnation - One To Watch

The best thing about going to E3 are the little surprises - games you either didn't know about or hadn't paid attention to that simply knock you off your feet. Blue Omega Games' Damnation is just that sort of game. Due to be published by Codemasters for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC, Damnation combines third-person… » 7/18/08 2:30pm 7/18/08 2:30pm