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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

The Crew withheld from review until after release day

Ubisoft noticed that press and public alike were a bit upset by their post-release embargo time for Assassin’s Creed: Unity reviews, so they’ve found a new way to handle reviews with The Crew.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 3

Rollers of the Realm Review

With the cavalcade of pre-Thanksgiving blockbusters now beginning to fade into a distant plume of dust, it’s refreshing to look at a game that’s trying something a bit different.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Nov 2014 | 0

Star Citizen Arena Commander 0.9.21 released with Liquor Cabinet

Every space traveller needs a good drink now and again. Don’t drink and fly kids!

By Paul Younger | 15 Nov 2014 | 0

SkySaga: Infinite Isles is more than a Minecraft clone

It’s another blocky voxel building/crafting game but SkySaga: Infinite Isles will offer quite a few extras.

By Paul Younger | 12 Nov 2014 | 0

The Game Awards 2014 announced for December – Might not be terrible

A new awards ceremony for video games will take place in Vegas this December.

By Paul Younger | 11 Nov 2014 | 1

Star Citizen reaches $61 million and unlocks the boarding ship

New ships are keeping the money rolling in as Star Citizen raised another million in three days.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2014 | 2

Star Citizen hits the $60 million in funding – More ships coming

In just over a week Star Citizen has raised another $1 million.

By Paul Younger | 7 Nov 2014 | 0

Star Citizen’s Arena Commander patch 0.9.2 is all about refined control

This is your official acronym warning for Star Citizen and Arena Commander’s patch 0.9.2, which features ESP, ITTS, HOMAS and PIPs.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2014 | 0

Star Citizen FPS module: 1 November reveal times detailed

Cloud Imperium will be revealing more about the Star Citizen FPS module as part of the PAX Australia line-up on 1 November, so here are the times you need to remember if you’re planning to tune in.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2014 | 0

Star Citizen reaches $59 million – FPS module is “fully featured game”.

It’s almost at 60 but not quite yet. Still, you can’t complain at 59.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 7

Elite: Dangerous Beta 3 “incoming,” features and fixes listed

The Elite: Dangerous servers are currently down while Frontier Developers imports Beta 3 for everybody to get stuck into.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Civilization V patch 1.0.3.276 coming 27 October

The new hotness in the Civilization world may be Beyond Earth, but Civilization V is still receiving updates from Firaxis.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Oct 2014 | 1

Cities Skylines details city services in highlights video

A city without well organised fire and health services is a city not long for this world, so it’s fortunate that you can provide those things in Cities Skylines.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen hits PAX Australia next week – Next phase to be shown

Cloud Imperium head down under with Star Citizen next week and more will be revealed.

By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2014 | 1

Cities: Skylines livestream on Thursday covering Policies and Services

Colossal Order return this week to tell us more about their city builder Cities: Skylines.

By Paul Younger | 20 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen Arena Commander patched to V0.9.1.3 adding the 325a

It may be the weekend but Cloud Imperium has pumped out a new patch for Star Citizen Arena Commander.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers Remake Review

Tim McDonald: I have written so many introductions to news items or articles about Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers – 20th Anniversary Edition that I don’t know where to begin without just rehashing them all at once.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Oct 2014 | 8

Bossa’s Surgeon Simulator follow-up makes you use your loaf

Bossa Studios’ next game involves slicing, but it’s not exactly a sequel to Surgeon Simulator.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2014 | 3

Star Citizen reaches $58 million following CitizenCon stream

The Star Citizen cash keeps rolling in after a successful CitizenCon.

By Paul Younger | 13 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen’s Arena Commander ships all free to fly this week

All five of the Arena Commander ships currently in Star Citizen will be freely available for backers to fly for the rest of this week.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Oct 2014 | 1

Assassin’s Creed: Unity devs convince themselves 30fps is preferable to 60

This is a very strange story to be writing, but it appears that the developers of Assassin’s Creed: Unity may have lost all sense of reason when it comes to frame-rates.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2014 | 7

Styx: Master of Shadows Review

Here’s the good news: Styx: Master of Shadows is better than this year’s Thief game.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 14

Trials Fusion: Welcome to the Abyss welcomed onto Steam

The latest bit of Trials Fusion DLC, Welcome to the Abyss, has just hit Steam.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen Arena Commander v0.9.1.1 update released

The 300i should now be performing as intended thanks to COMSTAB fixes.

By Paul Younger | 4 Oct 2014 | Comments Off