By Samit Sarkar on Aug 29, 2013 08.29.13
Midnight City, a new division of publisher Majesco Entertainment, will serve as a publishing label for indie developers looking to bring their games to the masses, Majesco announced today. The label will be run by Casey Lynch, former editor-in-chief of IGN, and Doug Kennedy, former president and CEO of Reverb Communications and Reverb Publishing. "Over the years we have seen tons of really great games coming from smaller independent studios and our vision at Midnight City is to offer these games and development teams a wide range of services and support," said Lynch in a press release announcing Midnight City. "We're here to help with everything from first-party relations, QA, promotion and community building and to put a spotlight on the titles while freeing the development teams to...
By Emily Gera on Dec 24, 2012 12.24.12
Blue Isle Studios has released the first official teaser trailer for the sequel to cult PC horror game Slender: The Eight Pages, showing off its improved graphics and in-game footage of a new nightmarish enemy. Slender: The Arrival is the collaborative effort between Blue Isle Studios and the developer behind the original video game, Parsec Productions. Earlier in the month Blue Isle announced its plans to work with the writers of the Marble Hornets YouTube series, a live-action webseries that first introduced the Slender Man mythos. Both the webseries and the game series are based on concepts first created on the SomethingAwful forums. Slender: The Arrival is scheduled to launch on PC in early 2013.