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Hero shooter Gigantic set to close down in July

Gigantic is not long for this world. The Xbox One and PC hero shooter will shut down on July 31, 2018. Leading up to the closure, every hero will be freely playable and the ability to purchase Rubies and Hero Packs has been switched off. "C...


Epic is closing Paragon in April and offering refunds

Citing the lack of a "clear path [...] to grow Paragon into a MOBA that retains enough players to be sustainable," Epic has decided to sunset the game. The servers are shutting down on April 26, 2018 and as players leave leading up to that ...


(Update) Marvel Heroes is shutting down its servers

[Update: Massively OP is reporting that Marvel Heroes will be coming to an end far sooner than originally reported.  An ex-employee of Marvel Heroes developer Gazillion told Massively that he was terminated as of today and that Ga...


Surgeon Sim studio cancels its skateboarding game Decksplash

Bossa Studios had a curious little skateboarding game in development called Decksplash that caught our attention at the beginning of the year. Unfortunately, the key word here is had -- it's no longer in development. While cancellations hap...


Rest in peace, The Tomorrow Children

Today marks the end of the road for The Tomorrow Children, Q-Games and Japan Studio's strange, somber, gorgeous, and oftentimes mundane social sandbox game about rebuilding a destroyed world. The free-to-play PlayStation 4 title shut down i...


Amazon's Breakaway is in dire straits

Breakaway may be dead before it could ever truly live. The hybrid sports brawler was a blue chip prospect for Amazon's newly-formed game development division. It seemed like it was shaping up to be something special. Plans have changed, tho...


Sega has ended Sonic's 24-year run with Archie Comics

The Blue Blur's comic book adventures have been published by Archie Comics for 24 long years. Sonic the Hedgehog comics launched in 1993, and after nearly 300 issues it was the longest-running monthly American comic to never be relaunched.&...


Banner Saga Vita port finally canceled

After over two years in development, The Banner Saga publisher Versus Evil announced via a blog post that the game's PlayStation Vita port has officially been canceled.  They sent word out in a tweet last night.


That rare Rayman prototype for Super Nintendo is playable

Last year, Rayman creators Frédéric Houde and Michel Ancel shared a cool discovery: an unfinished Super Nintendo version of Rayman that was believed to be lost to time. It was a neat piece of video game history, and this week,...


That ludicrous Shaq Fu sequel is coming to Switch

Its been so long since we've heard anything about Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn that I honestly forgot it was in development. The game barely squeaked by on its Indiegogo campaign in 2014 and was officially announced at The Game Awards in 2015 f...


This is the final week for the Nintendo DSi Shop

As of Friday, March 31, you'll no longer be able to access the Nintendo DSi Shop. It's shutting down. "If you have Nintendo DSi Points to spend, Nintendo DSiWare you want to re-download or Nintendo DSiWare you'd like to transfer from...


DayZ creator's multiplayer space sim Ion isn't happening

This is the second and seemingly final time I'll cover Ion, the space simulation multiplayer game DayZ creator Dean Hall announced as part of Microsoft's E3 2015 press conference. It's a game we never knew many concrete details about and on...


Sony is shifting PlayStation Now to PS4 and PC only

Have you ever messed with Sony's game-streaming service PlayStation Now? I've considering it a few times, but always seem to back away once I take a few seconds to think about the pricing model and get out of impulse-buy (or in this case, i...


Pour one out for Nintendo's Project Giant Robot

For some time now, it has seemed unlikely that Project Giant Robot would ever see the light of day. Were any of you keeping hope alive for the clumsy robot brawler? You can abruptly stop that now. Nintendo has confirmed to Polygon that the ...


Microsoft has officially canceled Scalebound

[Update: Microsoft has confirmed to IGN that Scalebound is canceled. Here's Microsoft's full statement: "After careful deliberation, Microsoft Studios has come to the decision to end production for Scalebound. We're working hard t...


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