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In-app Purchases: Truly as evil as claimed?

The European Commission announced plans on Thursday to investigate the so-called ‘freemium’ model that most apps are taking these days. Many games and apps in the app-stores for mobile devices are labelled as ‘free’ – you can download and install … Continue reading

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Last Chance to Flap

Flappy Bird, the mobile game that became an overnight success will soon disappear from the app stores. The app’s creator has tweeted users warning that he will be removing it today: I am sorry 'Flappy Bird' users, 22 hours from … Continue reading

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The Copyright Saga

King, owners of the immensely popular Candy Crush Saga issued a statement defending their action to file opposition against Stoic studio’s attempt to trademark ‘The Banner Saga‘ – the title for their game. This comes after the news that King … Continue reading

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Play station Now: The Second Coming of Cloud Gaming?

Sony has announced it’s plans for Playstation Now – a cloud gaming service that will allow users to stream games. The concept behind cloud computing is simple- rather than require the end user to own and maintain high-end hardware, all … Continue reading

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Steam Winter Sale 2013

Yup, it’s that time again folks – more PC games available at ridiculous prices. From the 19th December through ’till the 3rd January, Steam will be offering their own brand of festivities through daily deals and flash sales – changing … Continue reading

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Xbox One Prank Can Brick Your £500 Console

A prank infographic that originated from the infamous /b/ section of 4chan can permanently ruin your brand new Xbox One. The prank, which originates from the random section of 4chan, famed for it’s rogue users and often explicit content, gives … Continue reading

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Steam Autumn Sale 2013

The Steam autumn sale has begun! From the 27th of November to the 3rd December there will be another collection of games at massively discounted prices. There’s a round of daily deals lasting 24 hours as well as flash sales … Continue reading

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