Train2Game News: LittleBigPlanet and Driver: San Francisco writer to talk games writing at GameCityNights

Train2Game students can get an expert insight into games writing from LittleBigPlanet and Driver: San Francisco writer Dean Wilkinson when he appears at GameCityNights later this month. GameCityNights are monthly events which take place in Nottingham that explore video games … Continue reading

Reflections promise ‘accessible’ Driver: San Francisco.

As many Train2Game students will know, whether a game is easy to pick up and play or not can sometimes hold the key to its success. Perhaps with this in mind, Reflection’s upcoming Driver: San Francisco will be “more accessible … Continue reading

Train2Game news: Driver can’t overtake Deus Ex: Human Revolution for No.1

Deus Ex: Human Revolution stays top of the UK charts despite sales almost halving those of its impressive debut week. As reported by the Train2Game blog, the Square Enix title took No.1 last week, knocking off long time chart topper … Continue reading

UK Charts: Deus Ex Human Revolution topples Zumba Fitness

Train2Game students will probably be relieved that for the first time in a very long time, Zumba Fitness isn’t top of the charts. The slow summer released schedule is at an end and Deus Ex: Human Revolution is the new … Continue reading

Train2Game News: OpenWheel Kickstarter

A Train2Game Student; Laurence Gee, has begun working full time with games developer Brain in a Jar who have started an initiative to receive funding through Kickstarter for their latest game; OpenWheel. Laurence joins the company as a full time … Continue reading

Train2Game News: 2012 Golden Joystick Awards

The 30th annual Golden Joystick Awards were held on Friday at Westminster Park Plaza Winners of the 2012 Golden Joystick Awards have been announced, and Skyrim walked away with three: Ultimate Game of the Year, Best Gaming Moment, and Best … Continue reading

Train2Game News: Develop Awards 2012 finalists announced

Train2Game students see one of the most diverse arrays of finalists ever for this year’s Develop Industry Excellence Awards, with Develop Online unveiling 96 different games industry based organisations have received nominations. The Develop Awards are there to reward game … Continue reading

Train2Game news: UK charts – FIFA 12 is third biggest ever launch

Train2Game blog readers probably won’t be too surprised, but FIFA 12 has shot to No.1 in its debut week on sale, becoming the third biggest ever UK game launch ever. It overtakes the launch of Grand Theft Auto IV and … Continue reading

Train2Game news: Gears of War 3 is No.1

Train2Game forum users, at least a significant proportion of them, were very excited about the release of Gears of War 3 and it seems that excitement was replicated throughout the country. Gears of War 3 is the new UK No.1, … Continue reading

Gamers don’t want ‘hand holding’ says Ridge Racer developer. Do you agree Train2Game?

Gamers – that’s you Train2Game student! – want more challenging and in depth experiences. That’s according to game developer Bugbear, currently producing the latest incarnation of the Ridge Racer series, Ridge Racer: Unbounded, which was revealed earlier this month. The … Continue reading