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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 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 | 0

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 | 0

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 | 5

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 | 0

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 | 13

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 | 0

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 | 0

Twitch outlines new sponsorship transparency rules

In response to continued exposure of shady and undisclosed marketing deals between advertising and prominent broadcasters, Twitch.TV has established some new transparency rules.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2014 | 1

Star Citizen hits $55 million. All money “to be spent on development”

Star Citizen has raised another million in a matter of days and Chris Roberts sounds very pleased.

By Paul Younger | 1 Oct 2014 | 6

Star Citizen reaches $54 million and gets more AI characters

The next goal has been reached and there’s going to be more AI characters planetside.

By Paul Younger | 26 Sep 2014 | 0

Endless Legend Review

Endless Legend is a 4x strategy title that’s frustratingly close to being sublime.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Sep 2014 | 4

Wasteland 2 out now, launch trailer released at same time

Kickstarted post-apocalyptic RPG Wasteland 2 is out now, everyone, and it’s got a nice launch trailer to go along with it!

By Tim McDonald | 19 Sep 2014 | 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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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