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9:00 PM on 05.17.2013

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault hits Vita next week

After being delayed in order "to provide the best gameplay experience possible," Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault will finally be playable on PlayStation Vita. Tin Giant has finished development on this portable vers...

Jordan Devore

4:00 PM on 05.17.2013

Why Insomniac decided against making Resistance 4

Although Insomniac Games finished its work on the Resistance series with Resistance 3, that didn't stop Burning Skies from happening, unfortunately. It's possible (plausible, even) that another studio will take on the franchi...

Jordan Devore

11:30 AM on 05.07.2013

Fuse demo is available now

Here's a trailer for a demo for...well, if you're at work or something. Otherwise, don't watch this trailer and get to downloading the demo for Fuse! The demo takes place midway through the game, giving you a chance to play ...

Dale North

4:30 PM on 05.03.2013

Fuse demo drops next week with split-screen support

The general vibe I'm getting about Fuse is that of disappointment. The cooperative shooter isn't what people want from Insomniac Games, and although I feel similarly, we should probably wait until we have first-hand expe...

Jordan Devore

11:15 AM on 05.01.2013

New Fuse trailer shows that technology will kill us all

A brand new trailer for Insomniac's latest, Fuse, gives us a better look at the upcoming PS3 and Xbox 360 title. You've got technology gone wrong in a third-person co-op shooter, with characters with either super red hair or...

Dale North

9:30 PM on 03.23.2013

Insomniac sets its sights on a May release for Fuse

Insomniac Games' cooperative shooter Fuse will be releasing on May 28 and May 31 in North America and Europe, respectively, the studio announced today. This comes after a delay earlier this year and something of a confused id...

Jordan Devore





8:00 PM on 03.02.2013

Meet the four heroes of Fuse

Fuse is the four-player cooperative third-person shooter from Insomniac Games and stars four distinct playable characters. And you can get to know each one through these four new trailers focusing on each star. You get to se...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

4:15 PM on 02.27.2013

Insomniac trademarks something called Sunset Overdrive

Spyro, Ratchet & Clank, and Resistance developer Insomniac Games has trademarked a videogame called Sunset Overdrive. According to the filing, this is for "Entertainment services, namely, providing an on-line computer gam...

Jordan Devore



Fuse skips competitive multiplayer, opts for Echelon photo
Fuse skips competitive multiplayer, opts for Echelon
by Keith Swiader

Contrary to popular belief, competitive multiplayer is not required for every shooter that releases these days. Heck, it's not even required for every AAA game. We've seen multiplayer shoehorned into multiple high-profile games like BioShock and last year's Spec Ops: The Line, which featured an exceptional campaign but still chose to include a competitive suite.

Insomniac Games is one of the few developers that believes this notion, and thus, chose not to include any sort of versus multiplayer with their upcoming co-operative shooter, Fuse. Instead, the developer placed its efforts into creating more co-operative goodness.

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8:00 AM on 02.14.2013

What Insomniac learned from its past when creating Fuse

Fuse is Insomniac Games' first new intellectual property to release since Resistance: Fall of Man on PlayStation 3 in 2006. Before that, the developer worked on the acclaimed Ratchet & Clank series, famous for its ov...

Keith Swiader

7:45 PM on 01.30.2013

Fuse gets delayed to Spring 2013

Electronic Arts held an earnings call earlier today and announced that Insomniac's Fuse has been delayed to Q1 of fiscal 2014. That gives us a release window of somewhere between the beginning of April and the end of June 201...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

9:30 PM on 12.18.2012

Insomniac shows off latest Fuse trailer and screenshots

I'm not really sure what to think about Fuse. I was all about the game once I heard that it was a third-person shooter coming from Insomniac. Then they decided the game needed a more serious tone, but they were also going to...

Brett Zeidler



Preview: Hands-on with Fuse multiplayer mode Echelon photo
Preview: Hands-on with Fuse multiplayer mode Echelon
by Abel Girmay

Thinking back to 2008's Gears of War 2, I remember what a revelation Horde mode was. In those days, my online multiplayer rotation consisted of Call of Duty 4 and Halo 3. And while I was never terrible, my just-above-average skill made me yearn for some sort of competitive/cooperative mode in a multiplayer setting. Fast forward to today, and by God has everyone jumped on this bandwagon.

The latest iteration of this multiplayer mode comes in Echelon, Fuse's interpretation of what Insomniac President Ted Price dubs a "co-petitive mode." Fancy monikers aside, Echelon is essentially another take on the tried-and-true formula.

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11:30 PM on 11.20.2012

Resistance Collection will be available early next month

Previously targeting a vague winter release, the Resistance Collection has now honed in on December 5, 2012 for its debut at retail. The $39.99, three-disc compilation comes with the PlayStation 3 trilogy plus downloadable co...

Jordan Devore

9:00 PM on 11.19.2012

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault for Vita delayed

While the next Ratchet & Clank game will be available digitally on both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, the latter version won't be released until January 2013 due to a delay for what sound like quality concerns. In S...

Jordan Devore

8:30 PM on 10.04.2012

Miss out on Resistance? PlayStation 3 collection incoming

As detailed on the PlayStation Blog, the Resistance Collection will combine all three of Insomniac's PlayStation 3 titles in one box when it releases later this winter for $39.99. Beyond the core games themselves, the Afterma...

Jordan Devore