Every time this happens I think back to the first time I was made aware of it. Call of Duty Modern Warfare Unremaked just broke every sales record imaginable so Activision/Infinity Ward laid everybody off. Then it happened again with Modern Warfare 2: Premake
It’s not clear yet whether Sweeney is taking any pay cuts as part of the latest cost-saving measures.
Yup! Still my favourite store to support for that reason. Only reason I’ve been buying more Steam games of late is cause they have the Steam Deck community controller remappings. But other than that the GOG games are just as reliable on getting them to run on Deck. Read more
Lighting candles and doing a weird ceremony I just made up to will Phil Spencer into reviving THPS 3+4 Remake after Activision canceled it and sent the development studio into the Diablo 4 polishing mines. Read more
It still feels like Peak Activision when the company posted a strong end of the year financially in 2020 in part, explicitly laid out in their quarterly report, because of the success of THPS 1+2 and Crash 4, and their conclusion was not “Hey, maybe Vicarious Visions and Beenox can remake a couple more Hawks” or “Hey… Read more
The domestic violence charges were dropped, yes. I’d imagine the dozens of screenshots and saved convos of him leveraging his position to send inappropriate messages to minors was kind of the bigger deal to the company that makes cartoons for teenagers. Read more
A lot of people also fail to realize that despite the “created by” credit Justin Roiland receives, he actually has done less than 5% of the writing across both of those shows. Dan Harmon handles a lot of the writing and direction in addition to a writing team that helps write a majority of the episodes. Read more
Aaaaaaaand they sound pretty damn near identical, so all those children crying on Reddit will chill now right? The “heart” of the show, these two dumbass, easily replicated voices, sound about the same, the show is back, and the same, right? Read more