Edge - Issue 183 - Christmas 2007

Features:

  • Living Legends (We visit The Creative Assembly to discover how the studio behind Total War plans on invading consoles with Viking)
  • Writing Fantasy (Steve Jackson, the man behind Fighting Fantasy and Games Workshop, talks about his career in gaming to date)
  • Killing Fields (What makes a good multiplayer map? We go from Dust to Isolation to find out, taking advice from the best architects)
  • Puzzle Quest (From those classic falling blocks to his new, twoplayer title, Tetris creator Alexey Pajitnov discusses the art of puzzlers)
  • The Making Of... Peggle (A relative newcomer to the puzzle scene, PopCap's game of pegs and balls has its roots in Japan's pachinko)
  • The Race For Christmas Number One (Which games are in the running? And what are their chances?)
  • City Of Games (We take a trip to Nottingham's second annual GameCity festival)
  • Swings And Roundabouts (We talk to Keita Takahashi about his new game - and his playground plans)
  • The Music Man (Bungie's Marty O'Donnell on audio and breaking away from Microsoft)
  • Chasing The Mainstream (Nintendo's lifestyle press conference and its resolutely non-gamer vision)
  • A Handheld Rebellion (Rebellion's Jason Kingsley talks about PSP games and speedy development)
  • Portable Gaming's New Player (Apple's opening of its iPhone to third parties means it's game time)
  • Incoming (New games, plus updates on games already on the radar, and IGOTM)

Including Previews of:

  • Too Human (360)
  • The Outsider (360, PC, PS3)
  • The Club (360, PC, PS3)
  • Devil May Cry 4 (360, PS3)
  • Bionic Command (360, PC, PS3)
  • Dead Space (360, PC, PS3)
  • Sight Training (DS)
  • Disaster: Day Of Crisis (Wii)
  • Smash Bros Bros Brawl (Wii)
  • Brutal Legend (360, PS3)
  • Condemned 2: Bloodshot (360, PS3)
  • Aliens VS Predators: Requiem (PSP)
  • Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney (DS)

Featuring Reviews of:

  • Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
  • Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (PS3)
  • Assassin's Creed (360, PC, PS3)
  • Crysis (PC)
  • Mass Effect (360)
  • Call Of Duty 4 (360, PC, PS3)
  • Kane & Lynch: Dead Men (360, PC, PS3)
  • Tony Hawk's Proving Ground (360, PS2, PS3)
  • The Simpsons Game (360, PS3)
  • Zack & Wiki (Wii)
  • The Witcher (PC)
  • Bladestorm (360, PS3)
  • Castlevania Dracula X (PSP)
  • Silent Hill Origins (PSP)
  • Hellgate: London (PC)
  • Timeshift (360, PC, PS3)
  • Mutant Storm Empire (360)
  • Guitar Hero III (360, MAC, PC, PS2, PS3 Wii)
  • Beowulf (360, PC, PSP, PS3)
  • Need for Speed Prostreet (360, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP)

Date : December 2007

Creator : Future Publishing

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