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Gardening Guide for Nintendo DS released

Gardening Guide for Nintendo DS released

By 11 August 2009

Koch Media has announced that it's releasing software for the Nintendo DS that'll function as a "Gardening Guide", approved by the Royal Horticultural Society. The company says that it's "more of a guide than a game", and allows you to either plan a real... >>

Too many DS products on the market, says Koch CEO

Too many DS products on the market, says Koch CEO

By 17 November 2008

CEO of Koch Media, Dr Klemens Kundratitz, has expressed his concern at the number of casual and DS titles battling it out in the run up to Christmas, and his belief that this could lead to pricing for DS titles dropping as competition rises. "We're all... >>

World of Warcraft tops 11 million subscribers

World of Warcraft tops 11 million subscribers

By 29 October 2008

Popular MMO World of Warcraft now has over 11 million subscribers playing the game. Blizzard has announced its milestone ahead of the release of the new expansion pack, Wrath of the Lich King, which is due out on 13th November. "It's been very rewarding... >>

Namco Bandai to close Hellgate: London

Namco Bandai to close Hellgate: London

By 27 October 2008

Namco Bandai has confirmed it will be closing all servers for online RPG Hellgate: London, on 31st January 2009. The future of the game, which is coming up to the first anniversary of its release on October 31st, became unclear after its developer Flagship... >>

Woman arrested for "killing" virtual husband

Woman arrested for "killing" virtual husband

By 24 October 2008

It seems its been quite the week for MMO crime. First two Dutch teens were convicted of virtual theft, and now a Japanese woman has been arrested after offing her virtual husband on the free MMO, MapleStory. The 43-year-old teacher was married to a man... >>

Street Fighter IV PC version delayed

Street Fighter IV PC version delayed

By 24 October 2008

If for some reason, you were waiting for Street Fighter IV on the PC, it is not set for the same "winter" release as the console versions, which we reported yesterday. Capcom has insisted that a PC version is still in the making, but unfortunately, can't... >>

Ascaron releases music racer game Audiosurf

Ascaron releases music racer game Audiosurf

By 24 October 2008

Ascaron has today released Audiosurf - a cheap and cheerful puzzle racer that adapts and changes to the beat of your music. You'll cruise through futuristic trakcs, with the speed, shape and mood of each ride being decided by the song that is playing,... >>

GOG.com launches public beta

GOG.com launches public beta

By 24 October 2008

GOG.come has launched its public beta, and is offering all your favourite PC games from back in the day. The website, which stands for "Good Old Games", features favouritges such as Earthworm Jim, Freespace and Gothic, not to mention the Fallout games.... >>

Dutch teenagers get convicted for "virtual theft"

Dutch teenagers get convicted for "virtual theft"

By 23 October 2008

Two teenagers from Holland have been convicted of stealing virtual items in the children's MMO, RuneScape. Yes, its seems gone are the days where bullies would steal your lunch money - the 14 and 15-year-old culprits instead pressured a 13-year-old boy... >>

LucasArts confirms Star Wars MMO

LucasArts confirms Star Wars MMO

By 22 October 2008

LucasArts and BioWare have confirmed that a new Star Wars MMO is being developed for the PC. Called Star Wars: The Old Republic, we've been told to expect "immersive storytelling" and "dynamic combat" and interestingly, "intelligent companion characters".... >>


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