Valve buys mysterious ‘Steam Static’ domain

It's been more than a month since Valve officially announced its Steam gaming machines.  Though the Steam Machine isn't scheduled to be launched until 2014, more details continue to emerge with a first look at Valve's Steam Machine prototype being revealed this past week. To make things a bit … [Read more...]

As talk of Final Fantasy VII remake heats up, Square gets

There's been a lot of talk recently about remaking Final Fantasy VII, which was first released back in 1997.  Though the game set several sales records and received widespread acclaim, character designer Tetsuya Nomura recently said new titles take precedence over remakes. That still hasn't stopped … [Read more...]

Electronic Arts readying Origin API for developers? Registers

Last week Electronic Arts said it planned to host third-party content on Origin, its direct download service that lets you purchase and play EA games.  The move would better position Origin to compete with services like Steam that offer third party titles. While no word on titles or availability … [Read more...]