Cave, a Japanese developer of arcade-style shoot-'em-ups, proposed a crowdfunding structure for upcoming console and PC ports of its legacy titles this week, potentially leaving the company's future in the hands of its fans.
Eight of the best Hearthstone players in the Western hemisphere will compete on Oct. 10-11 to determine the Americas Champion, as well as choosing which four players will stand against Asia and Europe at BlizzCon.
Minecraft: Story Mode launches next month, and developers Telltale and Mojang are holding a Hollywood Premiere event to celebrate, complete with what they're billing as "The World's Largest Let's Play."
In an admirably responsive move, Square Enix and Eidos-Montreal have canceled the "Augment Your Pre-Order" program for their upcoming action/stealth RPG, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, instead granting all perks to anyone who pre-orders.
Developer Twisted Pixel, creator of games like 'Splosion Man and Comic Jumper, has "returned to its indie roots" this week, announcing that it has split from Microsoft Studios following its 2011 acquisition.