Today sees two long-time gaming sites shutting down. Gamespy and 1up.com are both being closed by Ziff Davis (their ownership group) to make for a more streamlined business model, with some of their staff and content being merged with IGN, ZD’s latest acquisition. We look at the situation as they ride into the sunset.
In a sad development, the entire workforce for 38 Studios and Big Huge Games has been laid off. The reason given being financial issues. We feel for the the now-unemployed developers of such a fun, unique title and hope they find work soon.
Does everyone know about our Facebook page? It’s been up since late July and we would love to have you there. Check it out and let us know what you think.
Big news out of the World of WarCraft camp the last few days.
Here are the latest rumbles from Microsoft’s Xbox 360.
Here’s the latest on PC gaming.