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Bulletstorm inexplicably yanked from Steam


Energy Leash most likely not to blame
Mar 21
In a somewhat baffling move, it appears the raucous Epic Games and People Can Fly first-person shooter Bulletstorm has been removed from the likes of Steam. It's a classic case of "here today and gone tomorrow" as the skillsh... read
Sales

Bulletstorm dev on sales: 'We did everything we could'


It and Gears of War: Judgment sold around one million copies each
Aug 13
People Can Fly wanted to make a sequel to Bulletstorm, one of the most pleasantly surprising first-person shooters in years, but the prospect was deemed too risky. (I'm still not over this, if you couldn't tell.) Instead, the... read
Bulletstorm 2

Bulletstorm sequel would have been 'a big risk'


Former People Can Fly boss talks Bulletstorm and Gears
Apr 23
Speaking to Eurogamer, People Can Fly founder Adrian Chmielarz has expressed the Bulletstorm sequel that could have been, and why the studio moved on to Gears of War: Judgment instead of seeing the project through to com... read
Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Former Bulletstorm developer on move toward smaller games


Guns, guns, guns...no guns?
Mar 05
Speaking with GamesIndustry International, Adrian Chmielarz, People Can Fly’s former co-owner and creative director, had this to say: “We think that video games are not all they can be. Actually, most of them are ... read

New studio The Astronauts forms licensing deal with Epic


What other engine is there?
Oct 12
Do you remember a time when Unreal Engine 3 wasn't powering every game coming out, from epic sci-fi RPGs to football titles? Yeah, neither do I. Before a studio announces they'll be using Epic's meat-man simulator, we pretty ... read

Epic blames piracy for Bulletstorm's disappointing sales


Apr 10
Despite plenty of hype, solid reviews, and a premise that seemed almost cynically geared toward the modern American gamer, Bulletstorm didn't do as well as Electronic Arts hoped. People Can Fly's violent shooter didn't set th... read

Storm's Adventure with Bulletstorm and Duke Nukem Forever


Aug 22
Now that those other shooters are out of the way, it's time for me to play a few that I wanted give a spin.  And I think this video encapsulates my mantra, "I only look out for numero uno." Bulletstormstormstormstorm, m... read

The Jimquisition: Fight in the name of childishness


Aug 01
Maturity and reason are considered virtues in the realm of debate, but when one side insists on childishness, the other can never win. That side may think it'll prove itself superior with logic and facts, but you cannot teac... read

Epic Games: Bulletstorm 'didn't make money for us'


Jul 22
Though many of us around here found People Can Fly's Bulletstorm to be quite enjoyable, it seems that the gaming population at large wasn't so keen on the absurd first-person shooter. Speaking to Kotaku, Epic Games president ... read

Bodycount dev: There's room for FPSs beyond Call of Duty


Jul 01
An interesting tidbit came out of a Bodycount interview with Codemasters game director Andy Wilson. "We looked at Bulletstorm and I think it's fair to say that it was a sort of 'acid test' for us," he tells CVG. "Because the... read

Gun Sonata Pack primed and ready for Bulletstorm PC


May 19
It was a scary first week or so for the PC version of Bulletstorm from a technical standpoint, but I'm glad I made the purchase now that the dust has settled. People Can Fly is trying to pull us back in with the Gun Sonata Pa... read

Bulletstorm 'Gun Sonata' pack now available


Apr 12
Are you still playing Bulletstorm?! Really? Wow, okay, well hey! There's new downloadable content for both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of the game today! For 800MS Points/$9.99, you'll get three new Anarchy maps (... read

Bulletstorm PC demo live on Steam, GFWL


Apr 04
It seemed incredibly likely that Bullestorm would come and go without so much as a PC demo. That's not the case, though -- one was just released on Games for Windows Live (here) and Steam (here). Cue outlandish jokes about ki... read

Epic: FOX controversy good for Bulletstorm, bad for games


Mar 08
Now that Bulletstorm is on store shelves and spreading dicktits around the world, Epic's Mike Capps has addressed the notorious FOX News report in which psychologist Carole Lieberman accused the game, among others, of encoura... read

$40 Bulletstorm is Amazon's deal of the day


Mar 07
If you have the patience to hold off on getting the latest videogames at release, and don't mind missing out on the pure joy that comes with buying as soon as possible, you could be spending a heck of a lot less on games than... read

New Destructoid Show: MinePads and Zelda Scrolls


Feb 23
Settle down, children. Time for the news. The serious, hard-hitting, boring grown-up news of The Destructoid Show. Sadly, no cosplay or erotic fanfiction this episode. Although I did get a new shirt. Today, we wish The Legen... read

Live show: Mash Tactics plays Bulletstorm


Feb 23
The boys are out doing interviews, so join Pico today as she digs her (my) nails into the much anticipated Bulletstorm. This new realease from EA features big guns and electronic whips. Throw in some profanities and few thous... read

Bulletstorm PC 'an unfriendly mess'


Feb 23
The muscular and sexy Ben Kuchera at Ars Technica has been playing Bulletstorm on PC, and he's not totally impressed. If you're planning on playing People Can Fly's critically well-received shooter on your computer, be aware ... read

Bulletstorm isn't the only way to access Gears 3 beta


Feb 22
If you buy Bulletstorm today, you'll get access to the Gears of War 3 beta as a nice reward. Sadly, you might not be a fan of kicking people in the face and shooting their testicles as they fly far away. If you're one of thos... read

You can’t really play Bulletstorm wrong per se, but it’s a game in which "the point" is fairly easy to miss. Sure, you can run through its eight-hour campaign, relying on your default military assault rifle to bla... read feature

Paid 'Gun Sonata' Bulletstorm DLC announced


Feb 22
No sooner than the game has hit the stores, People Can Fly, Epic Games, and Electronic Arts have announced the first paid downloadable content for Bulletstorm. Called the "Gun Sonata" pack, the DLC will come with three new ma... read

Bulletstorm PC demo coming, not before launch


Feb 19
PC fans who felt stung by the lack of a Bulletstorm demo have some good news and some bad news today. The good news is that a demo is coming, but the bad news is that you won't be able to get it until after the game releases.... read

'Games cause rape' psychologist says even more dumb crap


Feb 11
Ignorant psychologist Carole Lieberman has quickly made a name for herself among gamers after claiming that games like Bulletstorm can be blamed for increasing sexual assault cases. Fortunately, she has decided to come forth ... read

'Games cause rape' psychologist's book gets raped


Feb 10
Carol Lieberman, the psychologist and author who claimed that videogames encourage young men to go out and rape has been hit with swift Internet justice. In a move that mirrors the way in which Cooper Lawrence was punished fo... read

Destructoid: Dark Souls, Fox News, Squidbear, and Hudson


Feb 09
Good morrow, Toidlings. I come before you with the fiftieth fabulous foray into foul and frivolous feculence. In other words, this is The Destructoid Show Episode 50. (Please ignore the fact that I've only been on it for 5 w... read

Bulletstorm gets heavily censored German version


Feb 09
Those dicktits at the Unterhaltungssoftware Selbstkontrolle have rated a heavily censored version of Bulletstorm, a variant that more or less loses the entire point of the game.  The German edition will not feature ... read

Psychologist: Videogames to blame for rape attacks


Feb 08
Sexual assault is on the rise, and videogames are to blame! In asking the question, "Is Bulletstorm the worst game video game in the world?", FOX News (who else?) has assembled the world's leading experts to find out just how... read

Bulletstorm has been on my radar since it was revealed way back in May. People Can Fly's over-the-top shooter was promising to be an epic experience, and a breath of fresh air in a market full of super-serious shooters. The "... read feature

Destructoid Show: Dragon BJs, Sony Baloney, and Comedy


Feb 08
After some technical difficulties last night, the great eye of the universe has finally opened. Gaze into it, and you will see the yesterday's episode of The Destructoid Show. In this episode, Nick Chester goes ove... read

Duty Calls: A playable Bulletstorm production


Feb 02
This morning, the Internet was immensely wrapped up with Duty Calls: The Calm Before the Storm, a parody made to help promote People Can Fly's Bulletstorm. What's so special about Duty Calls is that it's an actual game. You ... read






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