Firefall's Developers Accused (OK Not Really) of Giving New Recruits…

There is nothing more mundane in the world of video game marketing than the bullet-point announcement. Unless the game's developers go to the trouble of kinda realising this, and dressing the "news" up as an excuse to make a neat little video where everybody who works there gets to pretend they're about to give the new… » 9/25/12 2:00am 9/25/12 2:00am

PC Game Cancels E3 Appearance as SOPA Protest, Shutting Down Beta for…

You may have noticed a few websites around the place pledge to "shut down" on January 18 in protest against the awful Stop Online Piracy Act. That's all well and good, but now Red 5 Studios, the developers behind the upcoming Firefall, are doing it as well. Thing is, they're shutting down their video game. » 1/13/12 1:20am 1/13/12 1:20am

This Firefall "Cosplay" Kicks All Kinds of Armoured Ass

To help shill their upcoming Firefall, Red 5 Studios is employing two models to play the part of the game's characters at press events and shows. One is cosplayer Crystal Graziano, who Red 5 is also sponsoring for a full year. The other is not a cosplayer. He's an actor and...American Gladiator. » 1/06/12 6:00am 1/06/12 6:00am

One of the World's Sexiest Cosplayers is Going Professional

Regular readers of our Fancy Pants cosplay feature here on Kotaku will be familiar with the phenomenal work of Crystal Graziano. From Metal Gear to Valkyria Chronicles, she's one of the most recognisable and successful video game cosplayers around. » 12/15/11 3:00pm 12/15/11 3:00pm

A Brief Moment with Firefall, The Free Game That Wants To Be World of…

Orange County, California might be bland, confesses one developer of Red 5's team-based shooter Firefall, but the game certainly is not. Armor-bound medics squirt now de rigueur healing ribbons that glow a pale green to extrude life back into teammates wearing primary yellow or red that's too busy for G or B. » 3/11/11 3:00pm 3/11/11 3:00pm

It's A Topsy-Turvy World, Because Firefall Is Going To Be Free

Video game designer Dave Perry predicted a few years ago that a day would come when a company released a high quality game you'd expect to pay full price for but will play for free. It would change everything. » 9/09/10 9:00pm 9/09/10 9:00pm