Craig Ritchie

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PlayStation.Blog

Get ready to hit the road, take to the sea, and fly away: The Crew 2 Open Beta is coming to PS4 from June 21 to June 25, giving thousands of players …

PlayStation 4's 2.0 update brings connectivity and freezing issues

<i>Updated at 11:45 a.m. Pacific time with Sony’s response.</i><p>Sony is upgrading the operating system on the PlayStation 4 today, but many gamers are reporting issues with the patch.<p>The PS4’s 2.0 update is available to download now, but you might want to hold off on downloading it. Gamers on forums like …

How Watch Dogs' performance on PS4 and Xbox One is helping EA, Activision, and Take-Two

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are selling well. Big games are exceeding expectations. Even the Wii U has a blockbuster. With all of that, Wall Street is feeling good about the games industry.<p>Major publishers like Electronic Arts, Take-Two Interactive, and Activision are all trading higher today …

Are you ready? Only two months left before new European VAT rules will be in force

The new European rules for the value added tax (VAT) of the digital goods and services will enter in force on the 1st of January 2015.<p>Under the new …

Debating F2P's soul, Glu's top financials and how the hot Helsinki scene just got hotter

At the start of another financial report season, we prepare our calculator for another round of heavyduty action.<p>The early signs appear to be good, …

Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night

<b>Konami’s Symphony Of The Night is widely regarded as one of the greatest Castlevania games of all time. It helped coined the term “Metroidvania” and</b> …

Retrogaming

Master System

Year Released: <b>1986</b><br>Original Price: <b>£99 (Core Pack)</b><br>Buy It Now For: <b>£15+</b><br>Associated magazines: <b>Mean Machines, Computer + Video Games</b><br>Why The Master System …

The Making Of Final Fantasy VII

<b>Final Fantasy VII is one of the most important RPGs of all time, cementing Square’s reputation for strong storylines and interesting characters, and</b> …

Ian Livingstone

Ian Livinginstone is best known for creating Games Workshop in the mid-Seventies with partner Steve Jackson. The pair then found success with the …

The Last Of Us

<b>Released:</b> 2013<p><b>Genre:</b> Adventure<p><b>Publisher:</b> Sony<p><b>Developer:</b> Naughty Dog<p><b>The Background</b><br>We had a few concerns when The Last Of Us was first announced. It …

Sid Meier

There aren’t many developers whose very name sells games, but Sid Meier is one of them. He’s had a distinguished career in the games industry, …

Take The Ultimate Nostalgia Trip With This Game Boy Video

If there’s one thing about any classic videogame you’re likely to remember better than anything else, it’s the start screen. It was what you saw more …

Imagine Publishing Secure The Rights To Vintage Gaming Magazines Crash Zzap!64

Several decades ago when the home computer dominated the playground, two gaming publications rose up to further fuel the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64 …

Retrogaming

Four New 'Hearthstone' Cards Might Have "Leaked"

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The Making Of Sam And Max Hit The Road

<b>Sam and Max remain one of the most enduring double acts in videogames. Originally conceived as comic book creations, creator Steve Purcell soon moved</b> …

Resident Evil 4

<b>Released:</b> 2005<p><b>Genre:</b> Action Adventure<p><b>Publisher:</b> Capcom<p><b>Developer:</b> Capcom Production Studio 4<p><b>The Background</b><br>It was to be the final Resident Evil. Five …

Fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 says IPCC

<b>The unrestricted use of fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, a UN-backed expert panel says.</b><p>The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says in a stark report that most of the world's electricity can - and must - be produced from low-carbon …

'Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition' Coming Soon, Held Up in Apple Approval

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