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The Evolution of the PlayStation

November 20, 2013 2:00 pm0 comments
The Evolution of the PlayStation

Since 1995 kids and adults alike have enjoyed the interactive pleasure that can be found in owning a PlayStation. I remember, back in the early days, owning a PlayStation one. I had a couple of games I really enjoyed, one of them being Tekan. I used to play the character […]

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Bingo: Past & Present

November 6, 2013 11:57 am0 comments
Bingo: Past & Present

Online bingo is massively popular now in the UK, and it’s likely to keep growing in the next few years. The noble game has come a long way since it was invented in Italy around 500 years ago. For the first 485-ish years, players were stuck with a pen (or […]

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Old School Fighting Games Deserving A Next Generation Release

October 18, 2013 10:00 am0 comments
Old School Fighting Games Deserving A Next Generation Release

I remember the first time I got my hands on the joypad of the new NES my parents had bought me for Christmas and I must say, even though a few years later I replaced it with a mouse and keyboard, I still like the occasional console fighting game. The […]

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15 Things That Are True On The Sims (3), That You Wish Were True In Real Life

September 24, 2013 3:40 pm0 comments
15 Things That Are True On The Sims (3), That You Wish Were True In Real Life

I’ve been somewhat of a lost cause ever since I got Sims 3 for the Xbox 360.  I’ve played it before of course, but now I used it as my chill-out time.  As a method of escape.  But it is possible to escape a little to much, and bemoan why […]

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Are Remixed Songs the Future of the Music Industry?

September 4, 2013 3:14 pm0 comments

If you look at the charts today you’ll see that a significant amount of the top tunes have, in some way, been remixed by an artist other than the original. Take, for example, Lana Del Rey’s ‘Summertime Sadness’. Undoubtedly this is a great song and worthy of topping the charts […]

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Tomb Raider: 3 Narrative Hiccups That Work Against Establishing Lara Croft as a Female Icon

July 5, 2013 5:08 pm0 comments
Tomb Raider: 3 Narrative Hiccups That Work Against Establishing Lara Croft as a Female Icon

Tomb Raider is a wonderful game, blending a fairly interesting story with some really cool gameplay and even though it doesn’t reinvent the action-adventure genre, it does manage to reinvent Lara Croft as a character. If in the first games she was a busty adventurer looking for ancient relics and […]

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The Ultimate Retro 80s Gaming Bundle

June 20, 2013 5:06 pm0 comments
The Ultimate Retro 80s Gaming Bundle

Do you want to win the ultimate retro 80s gaming bundle?!   Well here it is, musicMagpie have delivered one huge retro competition, the perfect addition to any gamers’ collection.   All details to enter the competition are over on musicMagpie’s blog, but all it requires is a simple retweet […]

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eSports and other drugs

September 20, 2012 4:03 pm8 comments
eSports and other drugs

Two weeks have passed since Valve’s Dota2 million dollar tournament, The International, concluded and people are still in awe. The final match between iG and Na’Vi resulted in the victory of the Chinese squad due to the excellent TA plays by Ferrari_430 and the risky strategies adopted by Puppey, the […]

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