So the internet ran out of space last week. Panic! Except what actually happened was that we have essentially run out of IPv4 addresses, which isn’t quite the same thing. Especially since the powers that be already knew it was going to happen and the transition to IPv6 is underway. In a shocking departure from [...]
This is the first of a new series of posts in which we take a look at big titles from past years that we’ve only just got around to playing. First up, Jules Benson looks at Burnout Paradise.
Nintendo’s 3DS announcements from last week were quickly followed by Sony’s unveiling of the PSP2. Sorry, the ‘Next Generation Portable’, as they’re insisting on calling it for now. There’s no denying that it’s a very nice piece of kit: two analogue sticks, front and rear touch panels and cameras, and, uh, a compass! And all [...]
Welcome back! Finally you can enjoy your Christmas gadgets and games without feeling guilty about not revising. Alternatively, you can enjoy them for a while longer before finding out you failed your exams/degree/life because you spent too long playing the games you got in the dangerously cheap Steam sale. There’s been plenty of tech news [...]
Savy Gamer Although this blog offers reviews and news (which is fairly standard and unless of a particularly good quality like RPS it’s not worth writing about) the reason you need to know about this site are its deals. The purpose of SavyGamer is to collate all the biggest game deals from around the web [...]
As technology editor, it’s a requirement of my hallowed position that I stay way ahead of the curve, trying out bleeding-edge technology and services. With that in mind, this week I joined a newfangled social media site known as ‘Twitter’. Yes. Ok, so look, the thing is, I’ve been avoiding it because I knew it’d [...]
Mark Sellick picks his all-time favourite games.
Has anyone out there bought Kinect yet? Clearly it’s not exactly student friendly, with the large price tag and the requirement for six feet of space in front of your TV. And that’s just single player – multiplayer requires a mighty eight feet if the camera is to track both people properly. Still, we’d love [...]
By the time you read this our games blog will be live, but I probably still won’t have managed to think of a better name for it than ‘Games blog’. So leave a comment here or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any better suggestions. I know I ask for emails every week, but currently I don’t get [...]