Turtle Rock Studios News


Evolve studio co-founder discusses Observer mode, eSports, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 7:00am PST

After previously discussing the new Wraith, Turtle Rock co-founder Phil Robb opens up to Shacknews about Observer mode, eSports, approaching balance issues, and more.


"Praying this game sells well, I like someone is doing something different, even if it is ..."

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Evolve unveils the Wraith, Evacuation mode, and Xbox One open beta details

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 5:00am PST

2K Games and Turtle Rock Studios is intorducing Evolve's third monster, the deadly Wraith. They also reveal details about the new Evacuation mode, as well as what Xbox One owners can expect for their exclusive open beta.


"Yeah but I'd rather games I care about! - but MS could do with being thrown a bone, so I'm not ..."

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Turtle Rock reveals Evolve's most ambitious game mode yet, Evacuation

By Daniel Perez, Dec 03, 2014 8:45am PST

Evolve has just evolved itself as Turtle Rock details its most ambitious game mode, Evacuation.


"I need something to play a couple times a week. are games an hour long? matchmaking with ..."

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Evolve story trailer prepares for Xbox One open beta in January

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 02, 2014 1:45pm PST

Did you know Evolve has a story beyond its 4-v-1 gameplay? Well, it does! And another story it's telling is that the open beta is hitting Xbox One in January.


Turtle Rock invites fans to name fourth Evolve Monster

By Daniel Perez, Nov 24, 2014 1:30pm PST

The fourth Monster is currently in development, but Turtle Rock wants to know what their fans think its name should be.


"The should call it 'Big Momma' and one of it's abilities should be laying eggs that ..."

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Evolve DLC maps will be available for free

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 22, 2014 11:45am PST

Evolve will receive several bits of DLC, but Turtle Rock is not planning to slap a price tag on maps, stating that they will be available for free to everyone.


"Sadly I missed it. I got the invite, but forgot about it that week. looking forward to ..."

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Evolve 'Big Alpha' infographic proclaims victory for Hunters

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 15, 2014 11:35am PST

2K and Turtle Rock have issued an infographic for the recent Evolve 'Big Alpha.' The numbers show that Hunter teams have beaten out the Monster by a somewhat significant margin.


"I'm thinking instead of buffing or nerfing the hunter/monster, that maybe instead make the flora ..."

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Evolve's new ViDoc shows how much it's evolved from its origins

By Daniel Perez, Nov 14, 2014 11:30am PST

Evolve had some humble beginnings, and the latest ViDoc shows just how much the game has changed through its development process.


Evolve 'Big Alpha' now available on PS4; all platforms extended to Nov. 4

By Daniel Perez, Nov 02, 2014 6:00pm PST

2K has announced the Big Alpha release of Evolve is now avaialble on PlayStation 4 until November 4. There's even some good news for Xbox One and PC owners, too.


Shack Snack: October 31, 2014

By Daniel Perez, Oct 31, 2014 5:45pm PDT

Sometimes I feel like, Shack Snack is watching me!


"Do you guys have a preference if I post comments on the video here in the Chatty or on the ..."

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Evolve 'Big Alpha' postponed on PlayStation 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2014 10:48am PDT

2K and Turtle Rock have encountered issues with the PS4's new 2.00 firmware update, forcing them to postpone this weekend's Evolve 'Big Alpha' for that platform.


Evolve video addresses asymmetrical multiplayer and team parity

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 28, 2014 10:30am PDT

Turtle Rock Studios and 2K are preparing for Evolve's 'Big Alpha' weekend. A new behind-the-scenes video, hosted by Adam Sessler, discusses the concept of asymmetrical multiplayer and what the team hopes to get from this upcoming weekend.


"Goty "the the Nile book a car in the morning and afternoon tea" "

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Evolve trailer hunts for the Savage Goliath

By Steven Wong, Oct 17, 2014 6:55am PDT

The Evolve Big Alpha starts later this month, and pre-ordering the game guarantees you a spot. As incentive, this trailer gives a menacing look at the Savage Goliath skin


"hmm, so we should underhype as much as possible? thought this might be the next big thing in ..."

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Opinion: Evolve and the New Hybrid Multiplayer Trend

By Nathaniel Hohl, Oct 10, 2014 9:50am PDT

Games like Evolve, Fable Legends, and Shadow Realms may be marking a new trend in multiplayer that makes competitive aspects more appealing to players who prefer co-op.


""...and no sense of being outclassed because my opponents devoted more time and/or money than ..."

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Evolve's 'Big Alpha' starting this month

By Steve Watts, Oct 09, 2014 6:40am PDT

You can ring in Halloween with some big scary monsters, and of course, the hunters aiming to bring them down.


"Oh ffs that was so annoying when paired with some chatty dude on the team, or even worse - a ..."

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