Edge - Issue 166 - September 2006

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  • Post Modern (Digital illusion's Battlefield series takes a step into the dark future of warfare with its latest instalment, 2142)
  • The Seed Of An Idea (Will Wright's Sim Everything proves that great oaks grow from little acorns, and 11 legs can be as much fun as four)
  • The Next Crusade (After some bad years, the sun is rising once again on LucasArts. We visit its new home to assess the future)
  • Different For Girls (It's an industry in which aliens are more common than women - we investigate the great gaming gender gap)
  • The Making of... (Metropolis Street Racer. One of the Dreamcast's last hurrahs was the start of something big for its developers)
  • Coding By The Sea (Not just another developer conference, but the first ever Develop conference)
  • Can Games Heal? (We report from a games conference looking at their therapeutic benefits)
  • Double The Half-Life (Valve announces a startlingly generous console bundle for Half-Life 2)
  • A Mythic Tale (Warhammer is back online in the hands of Camelot's favourite sons)
  • Agents Of Change (Why shouldn't developers have agents like rock starts of quarterbacks?)
  • Playing To Win (Host France didn't have things all its own way at the E-sports World Cup)

Including Previews of:

  • Call Of Duty 3 (360, PS2, PS3, PSP, Xbox, Wii)
  • Gunpey Rebirth (DS, PSP)
  • Superman Returns (360, DS, PS2, PSP, Xbox)
  • Contact (DS)
  • Dead Rising (360)
  • Ryzom Ring (PC)
  • Dark Messiah Of Might And Magic (PC)
  • Elebits (Wii)
  • Bit Generation (GBA)
  • Hot PXL (PSP)
  • Need For Speed Carbon (360, DS, GBA, GC, PC, PSP, PS2, PS3, Wii, Xbox)
  • Bleach Wii (Wii)
  • Tingle RPG (DS)

Featuring Reviews of:

  • Prey (360, PC)
  • Ultimate Ghosts 'N' Goblins (PSP)
  • Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories (PS2)
  • Bad Day LA (PC, Xbox)
  • The Ship (PC)
  • Metal Slug 3D (PS2)
  • Tekken: Dark Resurrection (PSP)
  • Miami Vice: The Game (PSP)
  • Ape Escape: Million Monkeys (PS2)
  • Over G Fighters (360)
  • Point Blank DS (DS)

Publication Date : September 2006

Creator : Future Publishing

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