Game Trailer Or Bad 80's Sci-Fi Show? You Decide!

Red 5 Studios went to a lot of trouble to make some real-life outfits based on their online shooter Firefall, so it's understandable they went and made a live-action trailer for the game's impending public debut. » 7/10/13 3:00am 7/10/13 3:00am

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… » 9/25/12 2:00am 9/25/12 2:00am

Firefall's Intro Wants to Blow up Brazil

The cinematic intro to multiplayer PC shooter Firefall has just been released. And unlike previous pieces from the game, there's no shooting in it whatsoever. » 4/06/12 3:40am 4/06/12 3:40am

Here's Two Hours of Some People Playing Firefall

Red 5's Firefall is an upcoming shooter whose development is being led by Mark Kern, former Team Lead on World of Warcraft. All we've seen lately about the game is some cosplay, so let's get back to basic with gameplay footage. Two hours of it. » 2/01/12 12:00am 2/01/12 12:00am

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

Firefall is Making Bug-Killing Look Like a Blast

Firefall is an upcoming co-op shooter for the PC, made by Red 5 Studios, which is helmed by the guy who was team lead on World of Warcraft. So it should know what it's doing when it comes to online gaming. » 7/29/11 3:30am 7/29/11 3:30am

Firefall Is What You Get When a WoW Creator Makes a Shooter

Firefall is an online shooter that is quietly pushing a lot of people's buttons. Which is what happens when you pitch an online, co-op shooter that looks a lot like classic jetpack simulator Tribes. » 5/02/11 4:20am 5/02/11 4:20am

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

Get A New Bird's Eye Look At Firefall

For a game that the developer will be handing out for free, Firefall looks impressively promising. The large scale team-based online shooter—don't call it an MMO—is certainly pretty from way up here. » 11/01/10 4:40pm 11/01/10 4:40pm

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

Firefall's Gameplay Looks As Pretty As Its Cinematic Trailer

So what if it's Dune, Starship Troopers and Tribes thrown in a blender. This cinematic trailer for the multiplayer shooter looks expensive, and sure is pretty. » 9/09/10 7:30am 9/09/10 7:30am

Firefall, A Massively Multiplayer Online Shooter, Revealed By Ex-WoW,…

Red 5 Studios, the developer founded by former World of Warcraft team lead Mark Kern, finally unveiled its long-in-the-making online shooter, Firefall today. The free-to-play futuristic action game also has a futuristic release date. » 9/03/10 4:30pm 9/03/10 4:30pm