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Edge - Issue 190 - July 2008

Features:

  • The Spying Game (Obsidian Entertainment made its name with RPGs, but it's about to infiltrate the spy genre with Alpha Protocol)
  • Precious Metals (After Okami, and a name change or two, PlatinumGames is ready to talk about its vision, leading with MadWorld)
  • Another Day In Paradise (The latest Burnout arrived in January, but that was only the beginning of the story for this uniquely engineered project...)
  • Class of 2000 (Eight graduates of the Net Yaroze programme offer their thoughts on the state of the videogame industry today)
  • Browser's Castle (It's one of the world's biggest MMOGs but it's made by an unheralded UK dev studio. Inside the world of RuneScape)
  • Where Now For PC Gaming? (Nvidia talks up its place in the computer entertainment order)
  • WiiWare makes its entrance (Nintendo follows Microsoft and Sony with downloadable originals)
  • Happy Accidents (The man behind Ico and Shadow Of The Colossus on his work to date)
  • Media Studies (Pixar discusses the differences between movies and videogames)
  • A Land Of Snow And Games (Sweden's Nordic Game conference brings the best out of the region)

Including Previews of:

  • Killzone 2 (PS3)
  • Guitar Hero IV (360, PS2, PS3, Wii)
  • Pure (360, PC, PS3)
  • Mafia II (360, PC, PS3)
  • Mercenaries 2 (360, PC, PS3)
  • The Bourne Conspiracy (360, PS3)
  • Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (360, DS, PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii)
  • World Of Goo (PC, Wii)
  • Motorstorm 2 (PS3)
  • PixelJunk Eden (PS3)
  • Silent Hill Homecoming (360, PS3)
  • Siren: New Translation (PS3)
  • Rise Of The Argonauts (360, PC, PS3)
  • Battleforge (PC)
  • Cryostasis (PC)

Featuring Reviews of:

  • Metal Gear Solid 4 (PS3)
  • Haze (PS3)
  • Race Driver: Grid (360, PC, PS3)
  • Lego Indiana Jones (360, DS, PC, PS3, Wii)
  • Boom Blox (Wii)
  • Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution (360, PS3)
  • Lostwinds (Wii)
  • Baroque (Wii)
  • Iron Man (360, PS3)
  • Soul Bubbles (DS)
  • Noitu Love 2 (PC)
  • New Track & Field (DS)
  • 1942: Joint Strike (360, PS3)
  • Wolf Of The Battlefield (360, PS3)

Publication Date : July 2008



Creator : Future Publishing

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH45638. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
 

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