Obsidian Entertainment News


Obsidian programmer turns studio into an arcade game

By Steve Watts, Dec 28, 2011 7:00pm PST

Obsidian programmer Dan Rubalcaba talks about a custom arcade cabinet that can only be found within the studio itself, featuring a dungeon crawler game based on the founders.


"Follow the GameInformer link, they have a video. It looks like a pretty neat game."

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South Park RPG pays homage to Final Fantasy, Paper Mario

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2011 10:00am PST

More details hit on the South Park RPG, including how closely it hews to some of its RPG predecessors.


"Conker's Bad Fur Day needs a god damn sequel. That game was absolute comedy fucking gold."

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Fallout: New Vegas dev blames PS3 lag on restrictive RAM

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2011 8:00am PST

Fallout: New Vegas project coordinator talks about the PlayStation 3 and memory issues, which may lend insight to more recent but similar bugs in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


"maybe I didn't play that much, but I don't remember having issues with the ps3 version of F:NV"

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South Park RPG coming late 2012 from Fallout: New Vegas developer

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 01, 2011 9:30am PST

South Park is no stranger to video games. However, today's newly announced South Park: The Game is easily the most ambitious title the franchise has ever attempted.


"I remember the N64 game being a fun rental for fucking around with friends."

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Fallout: New Vegas 'Ultimate Edition' announced

By Steve Watts, Nov 03, 2011 9:30am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas is getting an 'Ultimate Edition' in February of next year, bundling all of the DLC together in one package.


"Why would anyone buy this? Fallout: New Vegas is a Steamworks game. In the last big sale on ..."

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Fallout: New Vegas 'Gun Runners' DLC weapons detailed

By Steve Watts, Sep 23, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Bethesda has teased several of the new weapons, mods, and perks coming to the Gun Runners Arsenal DLC next week.


"That's no error. It's the pre-order bonus armor and weapons for people that want to collect ..."

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Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC trailer

By Steve Watts, Sep 14, 2011 8:30am PDT

Bethesda and Obsidian have released a new trailer for Fallout: New Vegas' upcoming DLC, Lonesome Road. It's set to hit September 20 for $9.99.


"Evidently the courier pissed in that guy's coffee at some point."

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Dungeon Siege 3 getting level cap-raising DLC

By Steve Watts, Sep 01, 2011 2:45pm PDT

Dungeon Siege 3 is bringing a new piece of DLC in October, which will raise the level cap, allow for re-spec on talent and proficiency points, and introduce enchantments.


"Hey Valcan! There are three new "ultimate" abilities that are not cast in the same way as the ..."

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Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC dated; more DLC announced

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 25, 2011 8:15am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas' fourth story-based add-on, Lonesome Road, will now arrive on September 20. On top of that, a new DLC pack filled with new weapons and ammo is due a week after that, along with a bundle of the pre-order bonuses.


"Just release the game of the year edition with all the DLC included already!"

- Dan 101 see all 10 comments

Fallout: New Vegas 'Lonesome Road' DLC delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 10, 2011 8:45am PDT

Melancholy types will need to wait a while longer to walk the Lonesome Road, as the final announced Fallout: New Vegas DLC has been delayed.


Fallout: New Vegas DLC still delayed on PSN

By Xav de Matos, May 16, 2011 4:00pm PDT

Though the PlayStation Network has begun to turn back on around the world, Bethesda confirms that the second DLC pack for Fallout: New Vegas will still be delayed for PS3 users. The content is coming tomorrow to the Xbox 360 and PC.


Interview: Obsidian CEO Feargus Urquhart

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 24, 2011 12:00pm PST

Obsidian Entertainment, located in Irvine, California, is a developer best known for making a stable of high-quality sequels for successful...


"Should read: should be: "Obsidian Entertainment, located in Irvine, California, is a ..."

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Sega: No Sequel for Obsidian's Alpha Protocol

By Brian Leahy, Jul 06, 2010 10:00am PDT

The Obsidian developed spy RPG Alpha Protocol will not be getting a sequel from publisher Sega. Speaking with CVG, Sega West president Mike Hayes...


"I think A LOT of the Alpha Protocol issues could be fixed w/ a some play-testing and some ..."

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Fallout: New Vegas PC Using Steamworks DRM

By Chris Faylor, Jun 08, 2010 3:11pm PDT

The PC edition of Fallout: New Vegas will use Steamworks for its digital rights management, publisher Bethesda has confirmed, meaning that the RPG...


"I cant use my fallout new vegas and i paid for it. im so upset. too many processes to go through ..."

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Dungeon Siege 3 in Development at Obsidian

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 07, 2010 9:10am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas and Alpha Protocol developer Obsidian is working on a third entry in the action RPG series Dungeon Siege, publisher Square Enix...


"I'll have to voice my disagreement with the crowd. I happen to like Obsidian quite a bit. ..."

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