Author Archive | Ryan Strain (ZwiAn)

PAX East 2012: Far Cry 3 Multiplayer Hands On

That’s right shooter fans, Ubisoft is bringing us another batch of mercenary and terrorist shooting fun in the sun very soon, with Far Cry 3. Far Cry is a series that has been met with mixed opinions over the years, with gamers tending to either love or hate it. For me, the first game’s campaign […]

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SXSW 2012: Star Wars The Old Republic Presentation

What is up Platform Nation? Got another update for you from South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. This afternoon featured a presentation by Dallas Dickinson, the director of production for updates and content in Bioware’s first massive multiplayer online game, Star Wars The Old Republic. The presentation focused on the upcoming 1.2 Legacy patch set […]

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SXSW 2012: The Future Of Gaming

This morning I was able to attend a thought-provoking keynote panel titled, “Journalists Discuss the Future of Games.” The panel featured Jamin Warren (KillScreen), Ross Miller (The Verge), Morgan Webb (X-Play), Matt Buchanan (BuzzFeed), N’Gai Croal (Hit Detection). Topics included the future of the conventional game controllers and keyboards, the possibilities that could emerge from […]

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