DEVELOPER DIARY | X360, PS3, PC Saturday, November 20, 2010 | 8:45 PM

First Dev Diary for Homefront

First Dev Diary for Homefront

THQ released this Dev Diary video for Homefront focusing on the historical context in which the story takes place. As you will see, the developers have put a lot of effort in creating a game with a solid background. We were rather convinced of the potential of the game when we saw it in Cologne last August, but whether or not it will hold up to its promises is obviously to soon to tell.

Dev Diary #1

All comments

Commented on 2010-11-20 21:24:10
love everything about this game so far
Commented on 2010-11-20 21:38:44
sounds pretty good. the video editing in this dev dairy made me LMAO tho, it looked like a student film made by a graphic designer studying typography. you know, like the millions you see on youtube synced up to songs or scenes from movies all done in aftereffects. just seemed kinda cheap.

all i can really say is that i hope to god it's better then frontlines, cos that was one piss poor, clunky FPS.
Commented on 2010-11-20 21:40:54
I love it. Can't wait to see more of this in the near future.
Commented on 2010-11-20 23:34:52
Why aren't they showing any new footage of the game? I don't like when developers are all talk, and no walk.

Show me a new gameplay video, then let me judge if your world's atmosphere is done as well as you're describing it.
Commented on 2010-11-21 05:03:28
There was SOME gameplay footage in there, just not enough for my liking. I'm not a fan of these DEV videos, but this one is not that bad.

I for one an super excited for this title, more than any other fps on my checklist for 2011!
Commented on 2010-11-21 09:15:27
I am really interested in this game, multiplayer aspect of it anyways.
Glad its in the year of 2027, a bit futuristic type, and with the whole resistance stuff :)

The multiplayer looks like Frontlines Fuel of War and that game was very fun!
But I can't help noticing how the animations between the hands and the guns looks like the latest COD games (never a bad thing).

I hope we see more of multiplayer.
Commented on 2010-11-21 19:17:48
They are creating very high expectations in interviews and dev diaries. They even compare it to Half-life 2 (you need cojones to do that). But I haven't seen anything that makes me believe they are going to deliver on their promises. Mainly because they aren't showing any good footage. I also read that there is a lot of work to be done on the graphics (belgian game magazine) and multiplayer didn't impress as much as the reporter thought it would. I'm not sold (yet).
Commented on 2010-11-22 15:03:20
day 1

these guys made DESERT COMBAT for Battlefield 1942 which considered to be one of the best mods ever!! then they helped developed Battlefield 2 followed by them developing Frontlines Fuel of War

About the game

What's up?
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX I wish they'd put D.Va's crazy demon skin from HoTS in Overwatch. But I'll take gothic cat D.Va :D (44 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX And Blizzardworld finally comes out too. Great time for Overwatch. (47 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX 13 new legendary skins is basically unheard of in a patch.. I think including holiday events. (47 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @Tinks: There are five epic skins. Those are always 99% texture swaps. Remodels are legendary and there are loads in the patch. (48 minutes ago)
  • MrWhite
    MrWhite the door for devs to allow them to do what they want without worrying about that. Everything else will automatically get better, but thats the key overall. (1 Hour ago)
  • MrWhite
    MrWhite Trico is massive. I felt like he was going to knock me over the edge a few times as he walked past. Great stuff. Shame about the teleportation, but fixing the motion sickness issue should open up (1 Hour ago)
  • MrWhite
    MrWhite Imagine God of War 3 for a VR port. It'd be immense. The Last Guardian VR demo too was superb, but frustrating because it wasn't the full game, but showed it can work. (1 Hour ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
Top stories