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Tiga Supports All Party Parliamentary Group For Industry

Tiga has announced it will be supporting the creation of an All Party Parliamentary Group to help raise the profile of the computer and videogames industry in the UK.

By Paul Younger | 12 Jun 2009 | Comments Off

China’s Games Industry To Hit $3.8bn This Year

A leading market analyst has claimed the Chinese games industry will make around $3.8bn USD from online gaming in 2009.

By Paul Younger | 5 May 2009 | Comments Off

MEP Seeks To Improve European Games Industry

James Maaten, a Member of the European Parliament, is organising a conference in an attempt to take the European games industry “to the next level.”The conference is designed to bring more attention to the games industry in Europe, with the hope of strengthening Europe’s position in terms of game development.”Europe has to encourage the further development of creative sectors like the games industry,” explained Maaten.”Everybody would gain from such additional focus: the developers, the economy, but also the consumer and I’m advocating an EU programme for the stimulation of the European games industry.”The reasoning behind this – and the timing – seems fairly clear as worldwide sales of games recently surpassed the turnover of the movie industry, and they’re still growing, despite the current economic climate.”The market has changed and today, all generations are enjoying computer games.

By Paul Younger | 9 Apr 2009 | Comments Off

Industry Job Interview – The Publisher

Have you ever thought about getting a job in the gaming industry?

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2008 | Comments Off

Industry Job Interview – The Game Tester

Have you ever thought about getting a job in the gaming industry?

By Paul Younger | 19 Sep 2008 | Comments Off

UK Gaming Industry On The Up

There has been many a discussion over the last few months about the state of the gaming industry in the UK, and how it’s almost unfeasible for developers and publishers to set up camp here because of a raft of different reasons.

By Paul Younger | 7 Jul 2008 | Comments Off

Cities: Skylines gets two new screenshots

Paradox finally release some new Cities: Skylines screens to impress city builder fans.

By Paul Younger | 16 Sep 2014 | 0

Microsoft purchase Mojang and Minecraft for $2.5 billion – Notch Leaves

As expected, the Mojang sale goes through and Microsoft sound very pleased with the acquisition.

By Paul Younger | 15 Sep 2014 | 0

Star Citizen’s M50 trailer hits the top gear of parody

A new trailer for the Origin M50 ship reveals the horrifying truth; that a version of Jeremy Clarkson still exists in the future.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Sep 2014 | 1

Divinity: Original Sin – post-release update from Larian’s Swen Vincke

Larian’s Swen Vincke has written another of his semi-regular blog posts about the industry, expanding on some thoughts about the release of Divinity: Original Sin.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Sep 2014 | 0

Star Citizen’s Arena Commander v0.9 will release on Friday

A new status update communique has appeared on the Star Citizen site, confirming that the much anticipated Arena Commander v0.9 will be released tomorrow.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Sep 2014 | 0

Star Citizen’s Arena Commander v0.9 in final QA testing tonight

Those waiting patiently for the v0.9 release of Star Citizen’s Arena Commander mode may be pleased to learn that final QA testing on a release candidate should take place tonight.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Sep 2014 | 3

Transverse could have been Wing Commander Online – Gamer doubts begin

Earlier this evening Piranha Games revealed Transverse and it’s not going down well.

By Paul Younger | 10 Sep 2014 | 8

Alien: Isolation is complete – Watch the No Escape trailer

Creative Assembly are done and dusted with Alien: Isolation.
The next Alien title will be arriving on 7 October and word from the developer today is the game is now complete and ready to ship out.

By Paul Younger | 10 Sep 2014 | 0

Star Citizen Arena Commander v0.9 delayed again – Next week estimated

It’s becoming a regular occurrence these Star Citizen delays so this is no surprise.

By Paul Younger | 6 Sep 2014 | 8

BlizzCon 2014 virtual tickets on sale now

Blizzcon 2014 is happening in November and fans can watch it virtually with no social interaction whatsoever.

By Paul Younger | 5 Sep 2014 | 0

Pirating The Sims 4 gives pirates a pixelated mess

Piracy is not good for this industry and there are consequences for pirating The Sims 4 which are quite amusing.

By Paul Younger | 4 Sep 2014 | 3

Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition Beta Patch 15 out now

If you’re looking for an early peek at what the Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition will add to the game, you should be jumping on Patch 15’s beta.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Sep 2014 | 0

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Old Iron King DLC Review

The harder aspects of Crown of the Old Iron King make it plain that FromSoftware are in a kind of difficulty arms race with their players.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Sep 2014 | 1

Play Star Citizen and Arena Commander free until 5 September

A handy code that grants you access to Star Citizen for a few days for free.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2014 | 3

Kick-Ass 2 Review / Playthrough

I really don’t know where to begin with this. I have played Kick-Ass 2 for about seven hours.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Aug 2014 | 17

Amazon confirms Twitch acquisition for $970 million

We now have confirmation of the Amazon deal as it’s officially announced.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2014 | 1

Amazon apprently making a move to acquire Twitch

We all thought the Twitch Google acquisition was in the bag but it appears not according to reports today.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous Beta 1.3 Impressions

Back in 1984, when the original Elite was released by David Braben and Ian Bell, you could tell it was a special game.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Aug 2014 | 0

Star Citizen future funding plans detailed – Jet Packs incoming

Gamescom tipped the Star Citizen funding over the $50 million mark so Chris Roberts explains what’s coming next.

By Paul Younger | 21 Aug 2014 | 0

Star Citizen reaches $51 million. Another $1 million in two days

Star Citizen has pulled in another million proving that the Gamescom reveals have impressed backers.

By Paul Younger | 18 Aug 2014 | 1

Star Citizen raises $50 million following Gamescom reveals

Another  hugely successful evening for Star Citizen concludes as another million is added to the development funds.

By Paul Younger | 16 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Cities: Skylines announced at Paradox fan event

Perhaps the most surprisingly reveal of Paradox’s Gamescom event was Cities: Skylines, an old school city builder from Colossal Order.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | 1

Star Citizen Arena Commander Capture the Core mode is live

Sick of dogfighting aimlessly? This new Star Citizen Arena Commander mode could be just the ticket to spice up the weekend.

By Paul Younger | 9 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen Arena Commander now open to all backers

The Arena Commander current 12.5 patch work is done and the multiplayer floodgates have opened to all backers of Star Citizen.

By Paul Younger | 7 Aug 2014 | Comments Off