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Developer Salute – Ninja Theory
on September 02, 2013 at 11:00 AM
When Ninja Theory announced it would be taking the reins of the Devil May Cry series and it unveiled its new dark-haired Dante, the Internet collectively grabbed their keyboard-shaped pitch forks and started stabbing them into the air. I, on the other hand, got incredibly excited. Since my first playthrough...
Thrown Into The Fire: Gaming's Roughest Starts
on December 25, 2010 at 09:00 AM
Many action titles throughout gaming history follow a fairly simple formula - the gamer learns the controls, their hero gradually earns experience/items/abilities by defeating foes, and the action builds to a giant climax in the final third of the game. However, other titles (especially in the last five...
Enslaved: Odyssey To The West 3D Screenshot
on November 17, 2010 at 02:50 PM
The game's been out for a little while now, and if you haven't played Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, it's worth checking out . In honor of the upcoming DLC, which let's you play the game in 3D, check out this awesome 3D screenshot of Monkey in action. A few things you should note: One...
The Monkey King: An Interview With Andy Serkis
on October 01, 2010 at 08:00 PM
Actor Andy Serkis is no stranger to a motion capture studio. A skilled thespian, Serkis has provided motion capture for films like King Kong, Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy (as Gollum), and Steven Spielberg’s upcoming The Adventures of Tintin film. Serkis also portrayed King Bohan...
Meet The Cast: Enslaved Character Bios
on September 27, 2010 at 01:30 PM
It's hard to have a compelling story without interesting characters. That's why Ninja Theory spent so much time working on its characters for the upcoming Enslaved: Odyssey to the West. Before the game comes out on October 5, let's take a closer look at the game's cast. Monkey A fierce...
Maintaining Composure: Interview With Enslaved Composer Nitin Sawhney
on September 24, 2010 at 01:00 PM
Nitin Sawhney is one of Britain’s premier musicians. A one-time law school dropout who became famous for his work on films like the critically praised The Namesake , and 2007’s PlayStation 3 title Heavenly Sword. Sawhney’s critically-acclaimed work seems to combined a smattering of...
Evolution Of A Character: Trip From Enslaved
on September 22, 2010 at 01:00 PM
Creating a new character for a brand-new IP takes a lot of iteration. With Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, developer Ninja Theory went through reams of sketch paper trying to nail down its two main characters, Monkey and Trip. Ninja Theory’s very own creative art director, Alessandro Taini, shared...
A Story In Pictures: The Concept Art of Enslaved
on September 20, 2010 at 04:00 PM
A game’s concept art tells the story of its development. There's a long way to go from concept to completion, but the original art designs highlight the developer’s intentions for the game. Often a game’s art will even flesh out the narrative in ways that the final product never...
How The World Ends: Enslaved Backstory Timeline
on September 15, 2010 at 11:30 AM
Want to know how much work goes into shaping a video game’s story? Before Ninja Theory even began working on it’s new action title Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, it spent weeks building up the fiction within its universe. Enslaved takes place in a future reality that has seen incredible advances...
Anatomy Of A Character: Monkey From Enslaved
on September 13, 2010 at 02:00 PM
A lot of work goes into birthing a new character for a video game. Famed actor Andy Serkis (Gollum in the Lord of the Rings films) may have lent his voice and movements to Enslaved’s hero, Monkey, but the team at Ninja Theory spent a lot of time envisioning what that character would look like in...
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games Of The Rest Of 2010
on August 12, 2010 at 08:00 PM
All things considered, 2010 hasn’t been a terrible summer for gamers. We’ve had one or two really outstanding titles ( sup, StarCraft II ), a steady stream of solid releases, and only a handful of weeks that were full-on new game droughts. Even with such an excellent first half of the year...
20 Namco Vs Capcom Matches We'd Love To See
on July 20, 2010 at 07:10 PM
The hot rumor this week is that two blockbuster crossover fighting games are in development – Namco vs. Capcom and Capcom vs. Namco. If these rumors are true, the former will run on the Street Fighter IV engine and the latter will feature the Tekken 6 engine. With each company featuring an absurdly...
Heavenly Sword Dev Goes Apocalyptic
on December 01, 2009 at 03:29 PM
One hundred and fifty years into the future, there are no wars. Not because we stopped fighting – there are no longer enough people left to fight wars. With humanity nearly extinct, once-great cities teeming with people now lay empty and overrun by nature. Giant mechanical airships troll across...
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