Behind the Scenes Archive

  • Splinter Cell: Conviction Behind Closed Doors Part 1: Redefining Splinter Cell

    Splinter Cell: Conviction Behind Closed Doors Part 1: Redefining Splinter Cell

    Here’s the first part in a new “Behind Closed Doors” diary series on Splinter Cell: Conviction. In it Ubisoft talks about how Conviction redefines the Splinter Cell stealth experience with a new action-oriented “Prepare, Execute and Vanish” play style and accompanying mechanics like “mark and […]

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  • Let’s Go Behind the Scenes With inFamous

    Let’s Go Behind the Scenes With inFamous

    As inFamous‘ launch approaches — only a little over two more weeks to go! — Sony and Sucker Punch have started rolling out the behind-the-scenes videos. Below you’ll find the first two installments. First up is “The Sights & Sounds of Empire City,” a doc […]

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  • Making of Killzone 2 Episode 1

    Making of Killzone 2 Episode 1

    Pre-launch Killzone 2 hype continues with the release of the first episode in the game’s “making of” documentary. Only a few more days to go!

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  • The Making of House of the Dead: Overkill Grand Finale

    The Making of House of the Dead: Overkill Grand Finale

    The guys and gals at Headstrong Games share their final thoughts and favorite game moments in this grand finale to the six-part Making of House of the Dead: Overkill series. Don’t forget to check the game out when it launches this coming Tuesday, Feb. 10th!

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  • Let’s Hear Billy Bob’s Take on Deadly Creatures

    Let’s Hear Billy Bob’s Take on Deadly Creatures

    Dennis Hopper got his chance to speak about his VO work on Deadly Creatures, now it’s Billy Bob Thornton’s turn.

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  • Deadly Creatures Gets Dennis Hopper’s Seal of Approval

    Deadly Creatures Gets Dennis Hopper’s Seal of Approval

    “Gamers are really going to love Deadly Creatures.” That’s according to Dennis Hopper in this BTS interview THQ shot during the famed actor’s voice over session for Deadly Creatures — he and Billy Bob Thornton were both just announced as the game’s voice over stars, […]

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  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Series Wraps Up

    F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Series Wraps Up

    The final two installments in Monolith’s F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin behind the scenes dev diary series have now been released. This last pair highlights the improvements that have been made to the game’s AI system and graphics engine over the original. I still think the […]

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  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Video #2: Design

    F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Video #2: Design

    Well, that didn’t take long for the second installment in the F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin behind the scenes series to come out. Following up on yesterday’s debut episode showcasing the game’s story, this entry focuses on the level and art design, mainly how the levels […]

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  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Video #1: The Story

    F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Behind the Scenes Video #1: The Story

    Warner Bros. and Monolith have released the debut episode in their “Behind the Scenes” dev diary series for F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin, which is due to ship on February 10th for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. In this first installment, Primary Game Designer Craig Hubbard […]

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  • CSI: NY Stars Star in Video Game Adaptation

    CSI: NY Stars Star in Video Game Adaptation

    Ubisoft’s CSI: NY crime-solving PC game comes out next week, and fans of the TV series fretting over whether or not the actors from the show would star in the game need worry no more. The entire CSI: NY leading cast did in fact lend […]

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