Bigpoint reveals today the twelfth playable character in the first science fiction-oriented MOBA game, Shards of War. Female Sentinel Zel brings a distinctly different flavor of character to this already diverse universe, with her ranged combat skills and stealth capabilities.
Bigpoint reveals today the eleventh playable character in the first science fiction-oriented MOBA game, Shards of War. Female Sentinel Vox adds a host of unique features, vividly illustrated by her remarkable character design, adding to the sophisticated team play in five versus five matches.
Bigpoint today announces the beta launch of Shards of War. With its intense, fast-paced combat sequences, WASD controls for tighter maneuverability, and dystopian Sci-fi setting, Shards of War promises to take the MOBA genre in a new direction.
Bigpoint announces the release of Shards of War. The beta phase of the world's first, science fiction oriented MOBA will start shortly as a free-to-play client game.
Bigpoint has established a subsidiary in Seoul, South Korea, to expand its presence in the Asian market. This coincides with their first self-contained launch of an online game in Asia. At G-Star Exhibition (November 20 – 23) in Busan, Bigpoint will, for the first time, show a local version of Drakensang Online in Korea, under the name Drakensang – The Reckoning.
Bigpoint is announcing two new additions to its Advisory Board today. Robert Denton, co-founder of Mythic Entertainment and ex-COO of EA Bioware, and Jayson Chi, Leader of the Gaming Practice at McKinsey & Company, will be bringing their expertise and support to the company.
Bigpoint has established a company to develop mobile games in Lyon, France. The initial production team of 13 employees joins Bigpoint Lyon following the acquisition of the mobile company Little Worlds Studio which was closed on July 15. Little Worlds Studio has long-standing and international experience in developing and launching mobile games such as Color Cross Online and Mana Crusher.
Bigpoint recently welcomed Varun Nagendra on board. As the new producer of Farmerama, he is in charge of leading the farm simulation game’s live operations. The Farmerama team works on updates which include exciting new features and engaging events.
Bigpoint is proud to announce Craig Scott as new Lead Designer. Scott, previously Design Director at CCP, recently started at Bigpoint to lead the design efforts on a new game.
Bigpoint announces the launch of Drakensang Online in Taiwan in Mandarin. The multi-award-winning online RPG was introduced to the island in cooperation with Cube Magic Inc., the tier-one web game publisher in Taiwan.
Today, Bigpoint and the Heidelberg Collaboratory for Image Processing (HCI) are starting a broad evaluation to help prevent worldwide road accidents.