Scribblenauts News

Warner Bros. and 5th Cell targeted by Keyboard Cat, Nyan Cat lawsuit

UPDATE: Nyan Cat creator speaks out, says WB "disrespected and snubbed" them, so it had to come to this.

Update: Creator of the "Nyan Cat" meme Christopher Orlando Torres explained to us that the lawsuit had been misreported in the media and that "Nyan Cat" was copyrighted in 2011 while Scribblenauts Unlimited wasn't released until 2012. He didn't know about the series' use of the meme until it appeared in the debut trailer for the its latest installment:

What is Scribblenauts Remix?

Warner Bros. nabs new domain.

Scribblenauts Remix, a new website domain registered this week by publisher Warner Bros., could point to a new game in the puzzle-solving series.

Scribblenauts lifetime sales revealed

Cute word-based puzzle game series Scribblenauts has sold 2.5 million copies to date.

That's the combined might of DS games Scribblenauts and Super Scribblenauts.

During the DICE 2011 summit at Las Vegas developer 5th Cell revealed its other franchise, Drawn to Life, has shifted 3.5 million units (thanks Joystiq).

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Scribblenauts dev unveils new shooter

Scribblenauts dev unveils new shooter

Hybrid coming to XBLA next year.

5th Cell, the studio which brought us the Scribblenauts series, is hard at work on a brand new game.

Titled Hybrid, it's a third-person shooter set in a post-apocalyptic landscape. Despite this, 5th Cell is promising "a completely new gameplay experience never seen before in the genre".

A new site is up over at Whatishybrid.com, complete with teaser trailers and storyline snippets. It seems there are two sides at war, the Paladins or the Variants, and not all the characters in the game are human.

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Scribblenauts creator ditched PSP concept

Plus, 5th Cell talks up new XBLA title.

Scribblenauts developer 5th Cell started work on a PSP game but ditched the idea because the platform was too expensive to work on, Eurogamer has learned.

UK charts: FIFA still top of the table

Flashpoint, Scribblenauts best debutants.

FIFA 10 has scored a second week at the top of the UK all-formats chart, shrugging off a strong tackle from Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising at two.

Scribblenauts UK date changed

DS delight penned for October.

Warner Bros. has confirmed to Eurogamer that Scribblenauts won't be released in the UK until 9th October. The US will be able to buy the game a couple of weeks earlier, from 15th September.

Scribblenauts UK release date

Scribblenauts UK release date

Summoned in September.

Warner Bros. has told Eurogamer that ambitious DS puzzle game Scribblenauts will be released in the UK on 25th September.

Scribblenauts is a side-scrolling game where the player has to try and get hold of "Starites" by summoning objects into the world.

The twist is that you are supposed to be able to summon just about anything you can think of by writing its name on the screen with the stylus. Ladders, beavers, taxis, hats, etc. As developer 5th Cell demonstrated when we took a look recently, there's an amazingly vast number of things to summon, and they're all supposed to act as you would expect.

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