Microsoft introduces cross-game rewards program for XBLA

  Avatar Famestars will allow players to earn rewards for their avatars by completing various challenges; program to launch with this week’s release of Wreckateer on XBLA. Microsoft has announced the introduction of a new rewards program for Xbox Live Arcade called Avatar Famestars. The program will allow players to earn rewards for their avatars […]

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PES makers to open UK studio

Pro Evolution Soccer publisher Konami plans to establish a European studio for Tokyo-based PES Productions. The London studio will focus on PES projects for “high-end consoles and PCs,” Konami said in a press release. The new London-based satellite office will “adopt and recreate local football culture that will ensure the long-running series is kept fresh […]

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Final Fantasy Versus XIII not canceled

Square Enix pres. Yoichi Wada tweets that rumors of the long-delayed action role-playing game being abandoned are false. Final Fantasy Versus XIII has not been canceled, Square Enix president Yoichi Wada said over Twitter today. A translation byKotaku confirms the executive recently saw a build of the project during a meeting, and was very impressed […]

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