How The Dead Space Saga Lost Its Way

The Dead Space series was riding high after the release of Dead Space 2 in 2011, having become one of the most highly-rated horror series of all time. Even today, people still praise Dead Space 2 as an incredible horror game. Unfortunately, Dead Space 3 was poorly received. What happened? How did Dead Space go from… » 9/30/14 12:00pm 9/30/14 12:00pm

The Goddess Of Video Game Concept Art

Jim Moore is a Bay Area concept artist with over ten years experience in the entertainment industry, during which time he's worked for clients like EA and Lucasfilm. » 4/04/13 12:00am 4/04/13 12:00am

Proof That There's Some Creepiness Left In Dead Space 3, Thanks To New…

One of my biggest problems with Dead Space 3 is that it is utterly lacking in the hallucination department. What happened to all those twisted, freaky things I witnessed in the first two titles? » 3/12/13 11:30pm 3/12/13 11:30pm

Dead Space 3's Awakened DLC Brings Back Those Horrific Hallucinations

Dead Space 3 presented a pretty radical departure from the first two games in the sci-fi horror series. Too many fetch quests and co-operative play made Isaac Clarke's third outing against the Necromorphs feel less scary and atmospheric than DS1 & DS2. But, most of all, longtime Dead Space fans missed the freaky… » 3/07/13 11:30am 3/07/13 11:30am

EA Exec Accuses Video Game Website Of Making Up Dead Space Cancellation…

One of EA's top executives says the website VideoGamer fabricated news yesterday when they reported that Dead Space 4 was no more. » 3/06/13 11:00am 3/06/13 11:00am

Rumors of Dead Space's Demise Are False, Says Studio and EA

A report earlier this morning, citing unidentified sources, suggested that Electronic Arts had terminated its Dead Space franchise—including work on an unannounced Dead Space 4—in light of poor sales of Dead Space 3. The game's studio says the rumors are false, and EA itself disputes the portrayal of Dead Space as a… » 3/05/13 11:18am 3/05/13 11:18am

Dead Space Monsters Aren't So Scary When They're Sitting On Your Coffee…

Titan Books has got together with Electronic Arts to release an art book that celebrates the work not just of the team behind the recently-released Dead Space 3, but of the entire series. » 2/13/13 1:00am 2/13/13 1:00am

One Thing Dead Space 3 Gets So, So Right

When it comes right down to it, Dead Space 3 is a game about standing in a corner and blasting aliens into bloody bits. I've been playing through the opening hours of the game, and despite recognizing the various problems mentioned in some reviews (including Tina's less-than-glowing review), I have to say that after… » 2/11/13 8:00pm 2/11/13 8:00pm

This Is How To Avoid Paying Microtransactions In Dead Space 3 [UPDATE]

Via GameFront, here's how to take advantage of an exploit to farm unlimited resources in horror-survival game Dead Space 3, which came out yesterday for Xbox 360 and PS3. » 2/06/13 12:00pm 2/06/13 12:00pm

The Cold, Not-So-Lonely Art Of Dead Space 3

The game itself may be dividing critics, but I'd hope there's one thing we can all agree on, and that's the fact that before the game's frozen wastelands could be played, they first had to be drawn by some very talented people. » 2/06/13 1:00am 2/06/13 1:00am

PR Vs. Reality: A Dead Space 3 Story

Once upon a time there was a video game publisher named Electronic Arts. Electronic Arts was a very big video game publisher with lots of money and friends. Every year, they would release lots and lots of video games, which they would sell for lots and lots more money and friends. » 2/05/13 4:15pm 2/05/13 4:15pm

The Cute Scavenger Bot In Dead Space 3 Is Less Cute When You Realize It…

There's a handy little robot in Dead Space 3. It's designed to collect resources for you in the new sci-fi horror game, released for Xbox 360 and PS3 today. » 2/05/13 11:30am 2/05/13 11:30am

Well, At Least Mike Tyson Will Like Dead Space 3's Launch Trailer

There are songs that work in video game trailers because they're great. There are others that work because they're ironic. This is neither. It's a hilarious disaster. » 1/28/13 11:30pm 1/28/13 11:30pm

You Can Pay For Weapons In Dead Space 3 Because Of Mobile Gamers,…

Many Dead Space fans were disappointed this week after hearing that Dead Space 3 would feature microtransactions—or, the ability to buy in-game goods for real money. Today in an interview with CVG, Dead Space 3 producer John Calhoun stated that microtransactions exist because they intend to court mobile gamers. » 1/24/13 8:30pm 1/24/13 8:30pm

"Dead Space 3's Parisian Art Exhibition" Is Not A Joke Headline

On February 7 at the Dernier Bar Avant la Fin du Monde in Paris, France, EA and Geek-Art will be putting on a show to promote Dead Space 3. Because when I think co-op space shooting in the dark, I think of Paris, and paintings. » 1/23/13 2:30am 1/23/13 2:30am