Ubisoft Has a Change of Heart, Releasing Console Game on PC After All

Let's recap. In November 2011, Ubisoft creative director Stanislas Mettra said the following about I Am Alive, a game for the Xbox 360 and PS3: » 8/24/12 2:00am 8/24/12 2:00am

Backhanded Box Quotes: 'Keep This Piece of Crap to Yourself'

Welcome to "Backhanded Box Quotes," a collection of super pissed-off user reviews from people just like you! Whoa, whoa, don't take that personal. » 3/30/12 9:00pm 3/30/12 9:00pm This week, Backhanded Box Quotes wrangles with the disappointment faced by diehard fans upon the arrival of their long-awaited sequel—and an appeal for calm and reason by…

The In and Outs of Surviving in I Am Alive

Ubisoft Shanghai's upcoming adventure/survival game I Am Alive sure does look cool. Back when I saw the game a few months ago, I was impressed, with its gritty realism, and how it recalled Cormac McCarthy's The Road. Just the other day, Stephen checked it out and was equally impressed. » 2/07/12 6:30pm 2/07/12 6:30pm

New Alan Wake Headlines the Next Xbox House Party

The next Xbox 360 "House Party"—a promotional rush of a bunch of new downloadable games, probably released one a week—will be headlined by Alan Wake's American Nightmare, according to a trailer that's leaked through Xbox.com. Joystiq noticed it and we've watched it: It also includes the cool top-down… » 1/09/12 9:39am 1/09/12 9:39am

Watch This Trailer to Learns the Rule of Surviving I Am Alive

I Am Alive's promising a more intimate type of post-apocalypse and this tenderly narrated teaser gives a fresh look at the game's world and hazards. The clip also offers glimpses of how ravaged the world's become after the ill that's befallen it and how you can help other get through the future's tough times. Be sure… » 12/16/11 3:40pm 12/16/11 3:40pm

I Am Alive Creator Insists He's Not Opposed to a PC Port and Didn't Mean …

Yesterday, Stanislas Mettra was quoted by IncGamers as saying some, well, very inflammatory things about why I Am Alive, the upcoming downloadable title for Xbox 360 and PS3, didn't have a PC port. Mettra's now written us—not to give the usual "I was misquoted," or "taken out-of-context" dodge—but to say that if his words… » 11/24/11 12:20pm 11/24/11 12:20pm

I Am Alive's Creator Does Just About Everything He Can to Piss Off PC…

Here's a heartwarming tale full of good holiday cheer. In an interview with IncGamers, Stanislas Mettra, the creative director behind Ubisoft's thought-provoking survival tale I Am Alive said chances of a PC port are about zero because a) um, piracy and b) lol, nobody buys PC games anymore. » 11/23/11 11:00pm 11/23/11 11:00pm