Sony has made a minority investment with Discord to bring the chat app in PS Network. Players can expect its IPO to be as early as next year.
Mankind has been eyeing to go to Mars for quite some time now. That’s because living on planets other than our Earth is the major step in becoming an interplanetary species. There have been numerous attempts to scour the Red Planet in order to study its composition, surface, and atmosphere.
Lucasfilm Games recently announced that it entered a partnership with game giant Ubisoft to create the upcoming, open-world Star Wars game. Massive Entertainment will lead development, marking the first time a company other than Electronic Arts has produced a Star Wars game since the 2012 Disney acquisition. Also, a new Indiana Jones is said to be in the works, adding Bethesda Game Studios to Disney’s and Lucasfilm’s properties.
It’s probably not the best way to start 2021 when your senior employee is leaving a project that was supposed to be released this year. Yet, that’s what happened with the game developer Techland, as Pawel Selinger, Dying Light 2’s lead writer, has parted ways with it after 22 years.
Cisco halted its plans to help create “smart” cities. This is just the latest example of a big tech company struggling to enter a new, profitable area of business. The event comes as the pandemic disrupted the company’s efforts of providing networking hardware and has limited the ability of local authorities to finance them.