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247

Issue #246, We go hands on with The Elder Scrolls Online to see if the singleplayer legend can cross over into the MMO market and review some of the biggest games of the year, including South Park: The Stick of Truth and Dark Souls 2. Get into it.

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The Pirate Code >>

August 7th, 2013

The pause in the chat feels long as I patiently stare at the cursor, wondering if I’ve ever seen it blink like I have in countless movies. Suddenly, the IRC chat starts moving again, and Drake* slowly writes, “I mean thinking about it now it’s weird; I got into it because I wanted free games to start with.”
 
DEBS FUZY dons a virtual tricorne and investigates the early days of game piracy
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August 7th, 2013 by hyperowner | No Comments | Filed in Uncategorized |

Win >> Magic The Gathering 2014

August 5th, 2013

Magic: The Gathering was the very first CCG released, and since 1993 it has been monopolising the time and money of many a geek the world over. One winner will receive five MTG 2014 intro packs (one of each colour), a MTG 2014 Fat Pack, a Deckbuilder’s Toolkit and a Commander’s Arsenal. Four runners up will receive five MTG 2014 intro packs. If you’ve never played Magic before, this is a great way to start.
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WIN Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition on PC

August 5th, 2013

One of the last games to fall afoul of the dreaded RC before we got our precious R 18+ rating, Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition is now legally available for anyone with a hankering for some high resolution ultraviolence. The Komplete Edition contains everything you could want in a MK game, including a guest appearance by the Nightmare on Elm Street, Mr Freddy Krueger.
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Win Oblivion on BD

August 5th, 2013

Based on an unreleased graphic novel of the same name and paying stylistic tribute to the environmental and social science fiction epics of the 70s, Oblivion tells the story of Jack Harper, one of the few drone repairment to be stationed on the nuclear ravaged remnants of earth.
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Win Company of Heroes Red Star Edition on PC

August 5th, 2013

Company of Heroes Red Star Edition on PC
With thanks to Five Star Games there are 5 Copies to be won!
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Compicated Content

July 18th, 2013

“We view apps different than books or songs, which we do not curate. If you want to criticize a religion, write a book. If you want to describe sex, write a book or a song, or create a medical app. It can get complicated, but we have decided to not allow certain kinds of content in the App Store.
 
>> DAN GOLDING makes his living talking about “complicated content”
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Community Content

July 8th, 2013

If you have an interest in producing your own gaming content – whether its a let’s play, review or first impression video – we’re giving you the opportunity to be featured on our channel.

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July 2nd, 2013

OH MY DARLIN’
 
DAN STAINES knows what happens when there’s no more room in hell
 
The shared history of morality and storytelling is a long and interesting one. For as long as civilisation has existed, storytelling media has been used to transmit values, from the Ancient Greek tragedies all the way through to movies, television, and videogames. It is a mutually beneficial arrangement: stories lend morality context and emotional resonance, and morality provides storytellers with a powerful emotional and intellectual hook.
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Kickstarter: The Enclave

July 1st, 2013

The Enclave is a unique idea that needs your help – a mix of Minecraft and DayZ

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July 1st, 2013 by daniel | No Comments | Filed in Uncategorized |

Video Update: Let’s Play

July 1st, 2013

In the lead up to our video releases, we decided to give you the low down on what you can expect and how you can help.

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July 1st, 2013 by daniel | No Comments | Filed in Uncategorized |