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Switch Players will be Getting Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice
Ninja Theory's latest game in the Hellblade franchise, Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice will be coming to the Nintendo Switch The latest Hellblade was praised for its narrative and character design when it released last August The Switch port of the game will release this spring, as announced during yesterday's Nintendo Direct. If you haven't played Senua's Sacrifice, the game is a[...]
The team at Ninja Theory just delivered an amazing challenge to their fans in regards to the XboxOne version of Hellblade The company declared on Twitter, as you can see below, that if they manage to reach certain sales goals with the game, they'll donate proceeds toward mental health Specifically, they'll be donating them to Mental[...]
BAFTA has announced the nominations for its game awards which is set take place next month, and Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice leads the way. credit//Ninja Theory 2017 was a hell of a year for video games Several titles will likely be remembered and influential for years to come, be it the phenomenon of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds or the open[...]
credit//Ninja Theory The final dev diary from Ninja Theory before the launch of Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is here Today's video includes testimony from Production Development Ninja Dominic Matthews and Chief Creative Ninja Tameem Antoniades along with the rest of the dev team about the difficulties they faced while trying to make sure that Senua's Sacrifice was completed with the[...]
credit//Ninja Theory The final trailer for Ninja Theory's upcoming psychologically driven action game, Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, has hit — and it is pretty epic We've seen quite a bit of Hellblade so far, but I've got to say, it just gets more and more intriguing the longer I look at it. This last trailer features in-game footage, so gives us a[...]
credit//Ninja Theory Ninja Theory's latest game, Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is a pretty interesting game, just considering the concept Add in some stunning visuals, norse mythology, and an attempt to actually portray mental health in a game, and it's definitely something to look out for In the latest trailer, we get a glimpse of Hela. According to the Poetic Edda[...]
Mental Health And Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice
In an interview with Game Informer, Ninja Theory's Tameem Antoniades discussed how Reddit led the team behind Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice to tackle the delicate nature of protagonist Senua's psychosis According to GI's accompanying write-up of the interview, "The studio regularly met with people who experience a variety of psychoses, including auditory and visual hallucinations, to ensure that the[...]
The Technology Being Used For Motion Capture Scene Rendering In Hellblade Is Mind Blowing
Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdQpJgLs51wVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Hellblade | Development diary: Making a virtual human | PS4 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdQpJgLs51w) This could really help morph a lot of projects in the entertainment industry Seeing a performance recreated in this fidelity in real time is striking[...]
Very Early Hellblade Footage Turns Up Online
I have my eye on Hellblade as the game is being developed in a AAA space and in conjunction to talk about mental health issues It's a fascinating prospect, even if the footage thus far hasn't completely convinced me yet. Well, somebody has leaked this B-Roll from Gamescom showing a version of the game, which it's worth[...]
Hellblade Trailer Shows An AAA Developer Tackling Mental Health Issues
In association with the Welcome Trust the developer is making Hellblade, a game in which the player takes on the role of Celtic warrior Senua as she battles in of a hell of her own depression, hallucinations and anxiety Check out the trailer here: [youtube]https://youtu.be/IYCOWpovdQs[/youtube] This is a challenging subject that affects more and more people in the[...]
Looking Back On Gamescom: The Biggest Surprises, The Strangest Games, And Why This Year Trumped Last Year
Game play over cinematics. [youtube]http://youtu.be/LyaYDROciCw[/youtube] Then you have Ninja Theory's Hellblade, the first attempt at an independently-developed game with AAA production values.  The game itself (such as it is, since we only have the trailer above) doesn't interest me much, but what it stands for does.  With mainstream game development becoming more and more high-risk, high-reward, the[...]