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Heavy Rain: Your Questions Answered

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Sep 01, 2009

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You saw the Gamescom walkthrough. Then you saw the European PlayStation Blog‘s interview with Heavy Rain writer/director David Cage. And a few weeks back we told you we’d get your questions in front of Quantic Dream. And that we did. Here’s what Mr. Cage had to say about it…

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Uncharted 2: gamescom’s Best Console Game!

Arne Meyer's Avatar + Posted by Arne Meyer on Aug 31, 2009

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Just last week, one of our Senior Character Artists, Hanno, and I hopped on a plane to head over to Cologne, Germany, to work at Europe’s biggest videogames show, gamescom. It turns out that we absolutely had no idea what we were getting ourselves into. This was the first European show for Hanno and myself, […]

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Final Fantasy XIV: Gamescom Interview

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Aug 26, 2009

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Many of you have been asking about Final Fantasy XIV since its announcement a few months back at E3. During my Gamescom Cologne stay, Square Enix invited me to a small roundtable discussion (along with some new friends at ZAM) with Final Fantasy XIV producer Hiromichi Tanaka and Sage Sundi. Our 30 minutes flew by, […]

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Gamescom Interview: ModNation Racers

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Aug 25, 2009

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Since its announcement at E3, I’ve been dying to see more of ModNation Racers for PS3. At Gamescom last week, I finally got that chance, checking out the game’s many track- and character-creating possibilities. To help guide me through it was United Front Games Producer Dan Sochan, who was also there to talk about just […]

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Lost Planet 2: Behind Closed Doors at Gamescom

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Aug 25, 2009

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Even though Capcom‘s US offices are quite literally a stone’s throw from our HQ at SCEA, I had to travel all the way to Cologne, Germany to get my hands on Lost Planet 2 for PS3. Sure, we all know the history of the original Lost Planet on PS3, but with the sequel it’s a […]

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Gamescom: Interview with Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Aug 24, 2009

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We hope you enjoyed witnessing the latest scene and characters revealed from Heavy Rain at last week’s Gamescom. But what’s that you say? You have questions? European Content Producer James Gallagher (aka “Chris Morell with a Fantastic Accent”) anticipated this. For more news from the Old World, have a look at the excellent European PlayStation […]

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Gamescom Show Floor Report: LittleBigPlanet PSP

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Aug 21, 2009

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Stationed on a seesaw in the PlayStation booth at Gamescom 09 was Sackboy, alongside stations of LittleBigPlanet PSP. As you know, a lot of LittleBigPlanet news came out of Gamescom in Cologne including the PS3 Game of the Year edition and the water gameplay addition. But it wasn’t all about LBP PS3 in Germany, and […]

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Gamescom Virtual Booth Tour: Heavy Rain

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Aug 20, 2009

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Meet Detective Shelby, a brand new Heavy Rain character revealed and demoed at Gamescom Cologne. On day one, we scored some time with writer/director and Founder/CEO of developer Quantic Dream David Cage, who was kind enough to take you on a tour of the playable Gamescom demo. As Detective Shelby enters a convenience store to […]

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