The Recap - 05/29/13 'Titan is delayed and PC Master Race saves you more money'
Welcome to another Recap episode where we go over the day's biggest headlines, making sure that you're caught up in all things video games.
Blizzard has issued an official response to rumors that its to-be-announced massively multiplayer game, codenamed Titan, has been rebooted and delayed. Yesterday it was reported by VentureBeat that 70% of the development team (of which there are allegedly 100 developers) have been reassigned to other projects, leaving the remaining core members of the team to start over from scratch.
Relic Entertainment's new trailer for Company of Heroes 2 is firing shots at traditional first-person shooters. While I love Call of Duty and Battlefield as much as the next guy, Relic is looking to offer a "new warfare experience," one that allows me to experience the fight from "above the battlefield.
Anita Sarkeesian has released the second part of her "Damsel in Distress: Tropes vs Women in Video Games," a video series that explores roles and representations of women in video games.
Gunpoint is a stealth puzzle game about rewiring things, punching people, and trying not to get killed or shot in the process. There's numerous gadgets available to you, and the game just looks to have this charm and intelligence to it that is undeniable.
How do seven great indie games for $90 sound? Not that good, does it? How about pay whatever you want for Proteus, Little Inferno, Capsized, Thomas was Alone, Hotline Miami, Dear Ester, andAwesomenauts? All of these games can be bought over the next 14 days as part of the Humble Indie Bundle 8.