Edge - Issue 217 - August 2010

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  • Heavy Lies The Crown (We head to Albion to live as a king in Fable III, and find that the life of a benevolent ruler isn't all plain sailing)
  • The Story Of Dragon Quest (We talk to the key creatives behind Japan's most popular RPG series as its ninth instalment heads to the west)
  • Law Of The Brand (A grey area hidden in a minefield, we explore the legal ramification of videogames' complex DRM measures)
  • Arcade Fire (Meeting the collectors determined to keep the arcade spirit alive in backstreet lockups across the country)
  • When Videogames Ruled (... the world. An exclusive extract from Replay: the History Of Videogames, charting gaming's early rise)
  • LA Stories (The highlights from this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo)
  • Nintendo Takes The 3D Lead (How the 3DS hardware outshone even the debut of a new Wii Zelda)
  • Q&A: Hideki Konno (The director of Nintendo classics such as Yoshi's Island discusses 3DS)
  • Q&A: Kudo Tsunoda (Microsoft Game Studios' man talks controller-free gaming with Kinect)
  • Q&A: Shuhei Yoshida (The president of SCE Worldwide Studios on PS3 3D, Move and more)

Including Previews of:

  • The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii)
  • Metroid: Other M (Wii)
  • Golden Sun: Dark Dawn (DS)
  • Epic Mickey (Wii)
  • Kirby's Epic Yarn (Wii)
  • Killzone 3 (PS3)
  • Twisted Metal (PS3)
  • Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)
  • Motorstorm Apocalypse (PS3)
  • Journey (PS3)
  • LittleBigPlanet 2 (PS3)
  • Halo: Reach (360)
  • Gears Of War 3 (360)
  • Portal 2 (360, PC, PS3)
  • Driver: San Francisco (360, MAC, PC, PS3, Wii)
  • Fallout: New Vegas (360, PC, PS3)
  • Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow (360, PS3)
  • Enslaved (360, PS3)
  • Tron Evolution (360, DS, PC, PS3, PSP, Wii)
  • Metal Gear Solid Rising (360, PC, PS3)
  • Bodycount (360, PS3)
  • Spec Ops: The Line (360, PC, PS3)
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution  (360, PC, PS3)
  • XCOM (360, PC, PS3)
  • Rage (360, PC, PS3)
  • Brink (360, PC, PS3)

Featuring Reviews of:

  • Crackdown 2 (360)
  • Dragon Quest IX (DS)
  • Transformers: War For Cybertron (360, PC, PS3)
  • Trinity Universe (PS3)
  • Clash Of The Titans (360, PS3)
  • Darkstar One: Broken Alliance (360)
  • Art Style: Light Trax (Wii)
  • Art Style: Penta Tentacles (Wii)
  • Jett Rocket (Wii)
  • Aqua: Naval Warfare (Wii)
  • Lego Harry Potter Years 1-4 (360, DS, PC, PS3, Wii)
  • Apple Jack (360)

Publication Date : August 2010

Creator : Future Publishing

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