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


Jan 22
// Jim Sterling
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...
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Move-enabled Funky Lab Rat coming to PSN


Nov 16
// Nick Chester
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...
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The wait for Beyond Good & Evil 2 will likely be long


Jun 25
// Conrad Zimmerman
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...
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Rumored rumor buster: Beyond Good and Evil 2 not dead


May 29
// Matthew Razak
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...
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Gameloft's first quarter sales up 7%


Apr 29
// Jim Sterling
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...
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BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger landing on the PC in France


Nov 29
// Matthew Razak
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...
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French tramp game enrages homeless charities


Sep 01
// Jim Sterling
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 ...
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Rumortoid: Silicon Knights making Sirens in the Maelstrom


Jul 25
// Jim Sterling
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 ...
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Prince of Persia sidekick revealed, now with tasteful cleavage


May 22
// Joseph Leray
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...
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Beyond Good & Evil 2 for Xbox 360 and PS3


May 16
// Jim Sterling
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...
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9/11 game whips up a storm: Because y'know, that wasn't likely to happen


Jan 06
// Jim Sterling
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...
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New Dreamcast game hits in 2008: your VMU craves blood


Oct 25
// Earnest Cavalli
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...
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PlayStation 3 price cut by Christmas? France seems to think so


Oct 04
// Jim Sterling
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...
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Leipzig GC 2007: The French team preserving gaming history for the future


Sep 04
// David Houghton
"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 ...
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Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet, from Michel Gagné, just looks lovely


Aug 27
// Eliza Gauger
 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...
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Adventure is not dead: So Blonde impressions


Aug 23
// Joseph Leray
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 ...
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Adventure is not dead: Wizarbox on point and click


Aug 22
// Joseph Leray
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...
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Electronic Sports World Cup 2007


Jul 07
// Joseph Leray
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...
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Cristophe Gans set to direct an Onimovie


May 19
// Jim Sterling
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...
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Super Smash Bros. page on the way


May 15
// Jim Sterling
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...
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A real life WWII RTS ... how future wars will be handled


May 12
// Robert Summa
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...
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Fresh Mario Strikers video: Yet another reason to hate the French


Apr 24
// Robert Summa
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!
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French RE4 ad redefines the meaning of "dude, that's a zombie's boob!"


Apr 20
// Earnest Cavalli
Yeah ...I'm not even sure what to say about the above ad. It's like everything awesome and pure in the world has been torn away and we are left staring at the cold, bleak darkness within the soul of a murderer. None...
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New Crisis Core scans will make you wish you owned a beret


Mar 18
// Joseph Leray
Straight from the mustachioed mouths of Jeux-France come some new Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core scans, courtesy of Famitsu and Dengeki Playstation. Check out some of Niero's handiwork for a few older scans from earlier ...
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France offers tax credits on games, giving Jack Thompson le finger


Feb 02
// Earnest Cavalli
Days like today make me wish I was a Frenchman. Not just for the slutty women or the ability to smoke in and around preschools, but also because France is one of the few countries that truly understands video games. On Thursd...

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