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New studio Big Bad Wolf making PS4/Xbox One RPG


Veteran French designers open up their own shop
Jan 08
There's a new developer in town and its liable to eat your grandmother and blow your house down. Well, that or make dark, mature role-playing games about things like choices and emotions. Big Bad Wolf, a new independent studi... read
Photo gallery

Paris Games Week: Trash strewn floors, candy smells and games


In pictures
Nov 04
Paris Games Week has finished happening. It happened across the street from Games Connection, where I was busying myself with loads of smaller folks' games, so naturally I visited. I played The Order, which a lot of folks are... read
Cool games

Izle leads Game Connection Development Award winners


In the company of Limbo, Loading Human and other past winners
Oct 31
Game Connection Europe held its annual Development Awards this week in Paris, with Area Effect's Izle leading the way with five wins. Each of the ten categories feature two possible awards, the European Games Booster Award an... read
Lune

Lune is a game that lets you control the moon


To the moon, Alice!
Apr 06
You know what doesn't really get that much attention? The moon. It just kind of quietly hangs out in space and houses little green aliens that are made of cheese. Or something like that. Six French developers aim to give the... read

The PS Vita is like a headless lady with four breasts?


That's what a French advert claims
Nov 01
According to a promotional ad in France, the PlayStation Vita is comparable to a woman with no head and four breasts, two of which jut agonizingly from her back like a pair of malevolent tumors.  What are we to glean fro... read

Nintendo 3DS XL caught on video: Looks huge, nice


Jun 27
I only needed to see this little French gaming site video clip to be all-in on the 3DS XL. I was pretty close already, though, as I've daydreamed of bigger screens since launch day. But this video took me over the top. It lo... read

Modern Warfare 3 shipment truck hijacked with tear gas!


Nov 07
A truck shipping 6,000 videogames was violently hijacked in France. It is said that the games were all copies of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, which would make sense as I don't think people would go to such lengths to steal... read

Nintendo wins 4.8 million Euro piracy battle


Oct 03
Nintendo is out to get the pirates in every country, even France. The Paris Court of Appeals issued guilty verdicts on 26th September against several companies for the sale of devices like the R4 and the Magicom. Electronic T... read

Half of Germany's adult population plays videogames


Aug 11
According to research done by Newzoo, half of the adult population of Germany plays videogames on a regular basis. The same applies to France and the United Kingdom, as all three countries combined have a total market of 153 ... read

Heavy Rain goes light on violence and nudity for France


Aug 11
Heavy Rain is getting a new, re-edited version for the French market called Heavy Rain – Version Modifiée. This is now the third version of the title, after the release of last year's version with Move support. T... read

Nintendo France: Last Story is not NOT coming to the West


Jan 22
When Nintendo of America said it had "no plans" to localize The Last Story, everybody got depressed and decided it was never happening. I remained more hopeful, and it seems that I'm not alone, with Nintendo France clarifying... read

Move-enabled Funky Lab Rat coming to PSN


Nov 16
French developer Hydravision will be releasing its latest title, Funky Lab Rat, for PlayStation Network on November 24 in Europe and November 30 in North America. The downloadable title will have players manipulating time an... read

The wait for Beyond Good & Evil 2 will likely be long


Jun 25
If you're as excited as I am about the mere possibility that Beyond Good & Evil 2 will ever see the light of day, here's some free advice: Find yourself a nice comfortable chair and relax because we're going to be here fo... read

Rumored rumor buster: Beyond Good and Evil 2 not dead


May 29
Just yesterday we brought you what is possibly the most depressing rumor I have ever read: Beyond Good and Evil 2 had been canceled and the game's creator Michel Ancel had left Ubisoft. That rumor has been debunked through Fr... read

Gameloft's first quarter sales up 7%


Apr 29
Ever since getting my iPod Touch, I've become a huge fan of Gameloft. The French studio specializes in bringing console-style games to downloadable handheld platforms such as iTunes, PSN and DSiWare. They're a pretty rad comp... read

BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger landing on the PC in France


Nov 29
For those out there who are PC gamers and also fighting fans you might want to gather everything you own and move to France. The French publisher of BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger, Tradewest Games SAS, is releasing the game not o... read

French tramp game enrages homeless charities


Sep 01
A new Internet game is taking France by storm, but upsetting everybody else. Clodogame (translated simply as Trampgame) is a transient simulator in which players start off as a penniless street bum and must work their way up ... read

Rumortoid: Silicon Knights making Sirens in the Maelstrom


Jul 25
As we discussed last week, genius supercompany Silicon Knights has been looking for a new game to followup the critical acclaim and genre-defining success of Too Human. While it was believed that this meant Too Human 2: Look ... read

Prince of Persia sidekick revealed, now with tasteful cleavage


May 22
If you're itching for information on the new Prince of Persia title, then the second "speed art" trailer might keep you satisfied until the Ubidays event next week. J-C Guyot, creative lead for the new title, introd... read

Beyond Good & Evil 2 for Xbox 360 and PS3


May 16
Yesterday we brought word that yes, Beyond Good & Evil 2 is in preproduction and waiting for a green light from Ubisoft. The French magazine in which creator Michael Ancel was interviewed also brings to light the game's i... read

9/11 game whips up a storm: Because y'know, that wasn't likely to happen


Jan 06
A French Web site released a game on the Internet called New York Defender several years ago, a so-called satirical game in which you get a chance to "fight back" by shooting at a multitude of planes before they hit... read

New Dreamcast game hits in 2008: your VMU craves blood


Oct 25
The Dreamcast is dead. The American public drove a stake through its heart, Sony decapitated it, and Sega stuffed its mouth full of garlic. As we watched it burst into flames six years ago, I had a feeling we hadn't seen th... read

PlayStation 3 price cut by Christmas? France seems to think so


Oct 04
The rumors about a PS3 price cut just won't die, and now French newspaper Les Echos has added further fuel to the fire, according to AFP. In actuality, it's pretty much being reported as fact that the PS3's 40GB model is goin... read

Leipzig GC 2007: The French team preserving gaming history for the future


Sep 04
"Dave, you've got to get over to Hall 5. There are some guys over there who've got every console ever on free play.""Every console ever?""And a couple of arcade cabinets. And the consoles are all set ... read

Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet, from Michel Gagné, just looks lovely


Aug 27
 From the French artist and animator who brought us Insanely Twisted Rabbits and the Saga of Rex comes this preview for his newest project, an indie shooter due out in 2008.  No word yet on what platform this will r... read

Adventure is not dead: So Blonde impressions


Aug 23
Now that you’ve read all about Wizarbox, take a look at their first game, a point-and-click adventure game titled So Blonde. Wizarbox has an impressive set of credentials for a start-up company, and hopes to bring some ... read

Adventure is not dead: Wizarbox on point and click


Aug 22
Chances are, you've unwittingly played a Wizarbox game before, even if you've never heard of them. Actually, I should clarify -- you've probably played a game that Wizarbox has worked on, and you've never heard of them. You... read

Electronic Sports World Cup 2007


Jul 07
The fifth Electronic Sports World Cup (Mondial du Gaming in French; anglicanisms fail) is being held this weekend in Paris, France, at the fabled Parc des Expositions at Porte de Versailles. In keeping with the them... read

Cristophe Gans set to direct an Onimovie


May 19
Remember the Silent Hill movie? Remember how the first three quarters of it were actually somewhat decent? Well, Christophe Gans, the director of one of the only video game movies not to be complete garbage, is all set to try... read

Super Smash Bros. page on the way


May 15
A little click here will take your wretched carcass over to the soon-to-launch official site for Super Smash Bros. Brawl, the much anticipated Wii sequel to the popular Nintendo themed violence party. I'm very easily conf... read

A real life WWII RTS ... how future wars will be handled


May 12
The Internet/gaming generation will one day fully consume this world. And, when and if that happens, I believe we all will be witnessing a ROFL Copter fly by our window or Wahmbulance roll down the street as haxorz overtake... read

Fresh Mario Strikers video: Yet another reason to hate the French


Apr 24
How odd is it that after mentioning yesterday that I actually like Mario Strikers and was looking forward to its Wii release that such an "exclusive" new video would come out today? Freaky man, freaky. If you're excited about this game, like I am, then check out what the Frenchies at JeuxFrance got to see. Enjoy! read






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