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‘Game’ Over, Literally

‘Game’ Over, Literally

The gaming industry “Game” has shut down 277 stores, and cutting down by 2,100 workers. Games remaining 333 shops, employing 2,814 people – including Gamestation – will continue trading while administrators PwC try and find a buyer. Across Wales, the Game stores, it is understood that the Llandudno store is closing, Rhyl remains open and Bangor are closing, but Wrexham has shut down. Everything will be going to Gamestation...

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Sony 2011 E3 Press Conference Recap

Sony 2011 E3 Press Conference Recap

After Microsoft’s E3 press conference which focused only on software, it was time for Sony to take the stage to show off its PS3 lineup and its PSP sequel, the Next Generation Portable or as its now known, the PS Vita. Sony started off the press conference with a long video which highlighted the Playstation 3, Playstation Move and the PSP. This was played in 3D as was most if not all of the trailers that were shown. Jack Tretton took the...

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Nintendo 3DS 2 Months On

Nintendo 3DS 2 Months On

Having bought the Nintendo 3ds on launch day and having used it a fair amount since then, I feel that it is important to look at how Ninty’s latest handheld has been received considering the overwhelming success of the Nintendo DS line. Nintendo released sales figures of the 3DS and it failed to meet the expectations of the company. Nintendo had expected to sell 4 million consoles in the first month and actually sold 3.6 million....

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