Sony has purchased Bluepoint Games, the studio responsible for remastering God of War and Shadow of the Colossus. The acquisition expands upon Sony’s capabilities in HD remakes and remasters after its recent purchase of Housemarque.
Nintendo announces that Christ Pratt will voice Mario in the upcoming Super Mario Bros animated movie. Jack Black, Anya Taylor-Joy, Seth Rogen will also be joining the cast as Bowser, Princess Peach, Donkey Kong respectively.
UK media outlet MCV/Develop hosted their IRL Awards night in London. Kelvin Plomer, Senior Director of Player Experience at Jagex, received an award for his work with Lockdown Mental Health Support Initiatives at Jagex over the past year.