French Court Declares Namco Bandai the European Distributor of Xbox

Earlier this year Polish developer CD Projekt Red got into a legal scuffle with Namco Bandai over the distribution rights to the Xbox 360 port of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. Now a French court has made it quite clear: THQ is out, and Namco Bandai is in. » 12/07/11 6:20pm 12/07/11 6:20pm

The Economy of Happiness: What's a Game Worth to You?

After his recent chat with game pirates » 8/24/08 2:30pm 8/24/08 2:30pm, independent developer Cliff Harris of Positech Games muses on pricing structure of games, as 'cost' was listed as a major reason for piracy. As he points out, plenty of other products have a wide continuum that ranges from 'economy' to 'deluxe'; games can often be divided into…