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We've added four more screenshots to our...

March 31, 2008

We've added four more screenshots to our Defend Your Castle WiiWare page, head on over and have a look at what we've been working on.

What do you get when you cram together elements from your favorite role playing games, along with the addictive strategy of tower defense? Well, you get our newest featured game; Protector!

'If it Moves, Shoot it', 'Touch Dic' and 'Yes, Prime Minister'. Do you remember any of these games? Crave has a rundown of the 30 dumbest video game titles ever, showcasing everything from ridiculous to completely absurd titles and premises for a video game.

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Prepare, once more, to Defend! ...

March 19, 2008

Prepare, once more, to Defend!

[Watch the 'Defend your Castle' trailer]

Watch for upcoming interviews and information on Defend your Castle in Nintendo Power, Game Informer, Official Nintendo Magazine (UK), NGamer (UK), and Develop Mag (UK).

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It's time again to step into the shoes...

March 17, 2008

It's time again to step into the shoes of the ruggedly cube-ish hero John Bambo; Boxhead is back, baby! One of our favorite flash franchises gets a new installment with new enemies, placeable turrets and airstrikes!

Do you have what it takes to work for XGen? Check out our new jobs page for more information.

Stargazing gets a little easier; Google Sky is now accessible right from your own browser. Now you've got billions of pixels to pore over trying to find those little green men.

Ever want to meet Mario in real life? Oh, Um.. Hrm.. right... I think that's just a little bit creepy actually.

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It's now official, XGen's upcoming...

February 28, 2008

It's now official, XGen's upcoming Nintendo WiiWare title is none other then a re-imagining of our much-loved classic game of medieval guardianship; Defend Your Castle.

Check out the Defend Your Castle page we've put together for more information and to see screenshots from the game.

And check out the Original Defend Your Castle if you're unfamiliar, still playing strong 5 years after release.

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It's official; the news from Game...

February 20, 2008

It's official; the news from Game Developer's Conference '08 is that Nintendo will launch their highly-touted WiiWare service on May 12th of this year. The gaming giant will now compete directly with Microsoft's XBox Live Arcade in the downloadable console game space.

What does this mean for XGen? We've got high hopes for our own WiiWare contribution which will be launching alongside WiiWare in May, keep checking here for updates and information to satisfy your curiosity before the release.

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It's the hallmark occasion for marine...

February 15, 2008

It's the hallmark occasion for marine mammals the world over to showcase their talent; Dolphin Olympics 2. Whether you'd like to just splash around and have fun, or pick up enough speed to launch yourself into orbit for a colossal score, Dolphin Olympics 2 won't disappoint.

Indy is back! Check out the first full trailer for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. He may be getting older, but who doesn't love Indy.

Thanks for all of the great posts, emails and press we've received about our WiiWare announcement; it's great to see support from our fans! Our press release piqued the interest of a few larger publications, so don't act surprised if you see us in your favorite game magazine in the next few months.

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XGen Studios Announces Nintendo...

January 16, 2008

XGen Studios Announces Nintendo Developer Status, Upcoming WiiWare Title

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (January 16, 2008) -- XGen Studios Inc., acclaimed developer of browser-based games, revealed today that it is an authorized developer for Wii™, Nintendo's home console. XGen Studios is developing an original title for Nintendo's upcoming WiiWare™ service, slated for release alongside the platform in Early 2008.

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Fight in the name of the light. Soar the...

January 2, 2008

Fight in the name of the light. Soar the heavens and smite the unholy from above; become the Paladin.

So many yearly lists come out around this time, but the only ones that I'm consistently interested in are the Darwin Awards; awarding those who volunteer to improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it.

Some creative students use a brick wall to compose video game murals from chalk. Megaman, Metroid, Mario and Final Fantasy characters all recreated in pixel-precision, with some time-lapse videos included.

Happy New Year! Hope you guys had a great holiday, now we can all look forward to the many happy returns of 2008! Here's some cool panoramas if you missed the celebrations.

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What makes you MAD? What if someone...

December 20, 2007

What makes you MAD? What if someone started raining missiles down on your base? Mutually Assured Destruction just might be your game.

Duke Nukem Forever. Even saying the name can start any long-time gamer giggling. A little past the 10 year anniversary of it's announcement; there's a brand new 'teaser' trailer for Duke's latest installment. I'll leave the editorials out and let you make up your mind on this one, but here's some fun facts.

If you can do without the rock star feeling of Guitar Hero, maybe you'll get some satisfaction out of being one hell of a Hand Bell Hero instead? Have a great Christmas, guys!

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Attention prospective Sentinels: do you...

December 6, 2007

Attention prospective Sentinels: do you have the drive and determination to defend the sector? Do you have the razor-quick reflexes and unrelenting attitude required? Then join the Sentinels of Mijil today!

Fanboys abuzz with excitement about the enormous merger between two of the gaming industries finest: Blizzard (World of Warcraft, Starcraft, etc.) and Activision (Guitar Hero, Call of Duty, etc.) are now Activision Blizzard. Whether this means anything for the future games from the new company has yet to be seen, but hopes are high for 'Guitar Zealot' and 'Call of Dutycraft'...

You've probably noticed the Holiday Re-skin by now, just a fun way for the team at XGen to wish all of you Happy Holidays and a Merry Christmas!

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Platforms: PC, Steam, PlayStation 3 & PlayStation 4

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