RESOGUN brings old-school back in the Action Game of the Year category at the D.I.C.E. Awards - Housemarque

RESOGUN brings old-school back in the Action Game of the Year category at the D.I.C.E. Awards

2014 Housemarque

Eeach year, the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences awards the best artistic achievements in videogames at the D.I.C.E. Summit. Housemarque, Finland’s oldest game studio, is proud to announce that RESOGUN, the exclusive and critically acclaimed PS4 shooter, has been nominated in the category Action Game of the Year along with other heavy hitters such as Battlefield 4DmCBioshock Infinite and Dead Rising 3.

“It’s a great honor to be nominated, especially in the same year when Eugene Jarvis will be given the Pioneer Award. Without his work on DefenderRESOGUN wouldn’t exist and Housemarque could have gone in a very different direction”, commented Ilari Kuittinen, Housemarque’s CEO. “Back in the days this genre was all the rage, and we are commited to carry on the legacy of Jarvis and other arcade pioneers like him.”More than 22 000 members are voting on behalf of the Academy, and prizes will be awarded February the 6th in Las Vegas, NV.

RESOGUN currently enjoys an average of 84 on Metacritic and additional content for the game is scheduled for release later this year.


Dec 12th

Housemarque licenses Unreal Engine 4 for unannounced new title

By: Lauri Immonen

Finnish Developer Moves Away from its Proprietary Technology to... Read More

Nov 01st

Arcade is Dead

By: Lauri Immonen

End of an Era - Long Live Arcade, and Now For Something Completely... Read More

Oct 26th

Nex Machina gets physical!

By: Lauri Immonen

It’s a great day for all the Nex Machina aficionados out there who still like... Read More