GG3 finds out that Square Enix halted its free game service, Core Online, over a month ago, without really making that decision public. This has axed access to free versions of Tomb Raider and Hitman, but also effectively cancelled their LittleBigPlanet rendition called GameGlobe. No more freebies.
"The 2013 Bradford Animation Festival will soon be upon us, and this year the videogame aspect of the event has exploded beyond the limited number of presentations the festival has previously played host to. This time around there is more than a dozen big names hosting panels, talks and discussion on everything from indie development to motion-capture, and much more besides."
"nDreams Ltd. today announced a series of online charity auctions with the intention of raising money for a range of fantastic charities including Cancer Research UK, RLNI, Congo Action and Special Effect. The auctions will run from today, 7th November 2013, for ten days."
"Ubisoft and Square Enix have announced that a range of merchandise from each company is now available for fans to purchase in both Ubisoft’s Uplay Shop and the Square Enix Store across EMEA territories. In addition, Square Enix Products is expanding the range of character collectible content based on Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise."
"Last month Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) ran an interesting campaign across several online social networks asking gamers to respond with their favourite ‘#PlayStationMemories’. The culmination of that campaign has been revealed today as SCEE has unveiled the television commercial based on the responses."