Big Huge Games News


Reckoning lead designer begs for console install; discusses demo bugs

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2012 6:15pm PST

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning lead designer Ian Frazier discusses why the game's demo is buggy, why developer Big Huge Games isn't happy about it, and begs for console users to install the game.


"My real complaint with this, is that the CE's are only available online..."

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning trailer highlights fighting

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 22, 2011 4:00pm PST

A new developer commentary trailer for Big Huge Games' upcoming action-RPG has arrived, explaining the principles of combat in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.


"I hope the game has some difficulty to it. I like what they are saying about the solid feeling ..."

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning coming in February

By Steve Watts, Aug 16, 2011 8:00am PDT

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is launching on February 7 in North America and February 10 in Europe, EA announced today.


EA and 38 Studios Detail Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Formerly Codenamed 'Project Mercury'

By Xav de Matos, Jul 20, 2010 11:30am PDT

Electronic Arts and 38 Studios have finally revealed details on its upcoming title, an "open-world" single-player RPG in a "mysterious and magical...


"For those who are not in the know. This game is just a prequel. The bigger project that ..."

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EA Publishing Big Huge RPG 'Project Mercury'

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2010 9:00am PST

Having saved Rise of Nations developer Big Huge Game from closure, owner 38 Studios today announced that Electronic Arts will be publishing Big...


""Big Huge RPG" turns into MMO if you just squint. Anyhow, I've seen EA do this enough times to ..."

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Big Huge Games Saved by Schilling

By Alice O'Connor, May 27, 2009 8:42am PDT

Rise of Nations developer Big Huge Games has been saved from closure by baseball star Curt Schilling's company 38 Studios to bolster its original...


"I'm glad he saved this company it is the last of the split off companies of the original ..."

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Big Huge Games Experiences Big Huge Media Leak, Oblivion Designer's Game Reportedly Canceled

By Chris Faylor, Apr 09, 2009 9:33am PDT

Rise of Nations developer Big Huge Games has canceled its two known projects, Kotaku reports, alongside rumors that several companies have...


"Hope they pick up Ascendant! Looks great and I'd buy it :)"

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Rise of Nations Developer Big Huge Hit by Layoffs

By Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2009 11:20am PDT

Following recent word that THQ "plans to close [Big Huge Games] if a sale is not completed in the near future," the studio has been forced to...


"they deserve nothing of the sort... i blame shitty economy. Rise of Legends seemed like the ..."

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THQ: Rise of Nations Dev Big Huge Games In Danger of Closing

By Nick Breckon, Mar 17, 2009 4:38pm PDT

Publisher THQ today announced that Big Huge Games, developer of the excellent RTS franchise Rise of Nations, is now up for sale. "THQ informed...


"Yes, that would make some extra money. For Microsoft, not for Big Huge."

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