Try our new beta!Click here
130°
Submitted by CranberryPub 1226d ago | news

Visceral Games hiring devs with MOBA experience for "upcoming PC action title"

Dead Space studio Visceral Games is staffing up for a new action title heading to PC, job listings have revealed. (PC, Visceral games)

grailly  +   1226d ago
GAWD aren't there enough MOBA's already? blizzard and valve are both working on one, do other developpers really think they can do better?
DeadlyFire  +   1226d ago
I played MOBA and its not all that great to me, but maybe I just don't understand it.
grailly  +   1226d ago
I never got them either, but they're surely good games with all those people playing it religiously.
I tried playing the more popular ones, but I just get the impression that they're all about complaining about how unbalanced the opponent's character is.
Emilio_Estevez  +   1226d ago
You know what will happen; devs and publishers will be this genre into the ground b/c it became popular. Just like they did/are doing with FPS' and MMO's.
vortis  +   1225d ago
I'm so tired of cash-in games and I'm so tired of big pubs talking free-to-play.

EA and Ubisoft constantly running free-to-play into the ground as selling points does not make me excited for the forthcoming gen of games from big pubs. Especially since all of EA's F2P games right now are pay-to-win cash-ins. I ended up quitting them because I just couldn't keep buying up points to compete with the "rich kids" for all the booster bonuses, etc.

I imagine they'll do the same thing with their MOBA/DOTA clones.
shutUpAndTakeMyMoney  +   1226d ago
I rather have an open world multi-player survivor horror game with next gen pc graphics. This is the 1,778,389th MOBA game.
#2 (Edited 1226d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
Flavor  +   1226d ago
They are all chasing the breakout and freakish success of league of Legends. They are BUSINESSES, they go where the money is.

(Un)fortunately, LoL and DOTA 2 have a massive headstart in content and players, I can't see how anyone else can catch up.
grailly  +   1226d ago
I get that they are trying to chase LoL's success, but can't they learn from what happenned with WoW: everyone making "clones" and nobody even getting close or having more that 6month of healthy subscriber base.

Maybe the free to play model helps getting people playing as most will give it a try if it has enough buzz. Still there are already 2 juggernaughts in the ring HoN having been kicked out, and blizzard is coming out with their own version. good luck to any developper trying to survive in this space, especially for non-f2p models
3-4-5  +   1225d ago
There aren't any good console ones that are not free to play though.
3-4-5  +   1225d ago
awesomenauts was pretty cool.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Custom Undertale Amiibos Are Works of Art

0m ago - Kotaku: "Graphic designer Sara created some really nice Undertale Amiibo figures. Even though the... | Wii U
20°

With Call of Duty Stuck in the Future, WWII Shooters are Begging For a Comeback

1m ago - It's been 8 years since World at War was released. The Call of Duty franchise looks quite a bit d... | PC
Ad

Gran Turismo SPORT Beta Testing Begins early 2016

Now - Start tracking GTS with Releases.com's release date alert service and be notified when the GTS beta launches. | Promoted post
20°

Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders | Starburst Magazine

1m ago - Adapting any kind of famous mystery into a video game is trying at the best of times. The issue a... | PC
20°

FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) Wishlist for FIFA 17

2m ago - Almost every gamer who buys FIFA plays the Ultimate Team. FUT is one of the best feature/mode of... | Xbox 360
30°

Gears Of War 3 Casual Any% World Record Broken

4m ago - LIVE sets new world record for Gears of War 3 under the Casual Any% category. | Xbox 360