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Posted by Darryn Bonthuys - 12 Feb 2013

Creating a cover for your upcoming video game isn’t as easy as it looks. Unless it utilises the chin down, eyes up approach (Best for job interviews). And then you get the video game covers of software pirates. You’ve seen them before, at flea markets and at the robots. Hastily printed covers, sometimes the wrong one, in washed colours and cheap paper. And then you get the video game pirate covers of Syrian Games, which takes terribad to a new level.

Posted by Geoffrey Tim - 12 Mar 2012

There’s been a maelstrom of rumours floating about regarding what sort of hardware the next generation of consoles will be packing - as well as what sort of hardware’s been abandoned. Possibly (though probably not) set to be introduced at E3 this year, Microsoft and Sony’s new consoles will have to be stuffed with cutting edge technology to compete with the ever-increasing power PC’s can offer.

Here’s what the developers behind Battlefield 3 - who recently won a “best technology” award for their Frostbite 2 engine - want to see in the next crop of gaming hardware.

Posted by Geoffrey Tim - 21 Sep 2009

Trinley Dorje is, by all accounts, your average 24 year old guy. He listens to hip-hop and plays videogames. He’s also the He's also the Karmapa Lama, making him the only politically recognised senior Buddhist leader. So probably not your average 24 year old then. Unlike the rest of us, he dresses in red and gold robes and is a spiritual and political leader. Like us though, he plays videogames to ease his aggression and vent frustration. In an interview with The Times of India, the Lama revealed that despite the apparent dichotomy, playing violent videogames is not at ends with the spiritual and philosophical tenets of Buddhism.