Posts by: Daniel New

Thirty-five years after its release, the influence of the Atari 2600 classic Adventure can still be seen in hundreds of games every...

Games come in many flavours. Action, adventure, simulation, strategy, puzzle, sports. Whatever the genre they tend to have a dramatic...

The Game Developers Conference is an event based on learning and insight, not spectacle or glamour.  As such, a collection of images...

“Unity 5 offers an opportunity for graphics. We’re a graphics powerhouse now,” said John Riccitiello as he took to the stage at...

It’s been another year of flux for the games industry. New console platforms have found their feet. Mobile and free-to-play games...

Firewatch from Campo Santo created a stir from the moment it was revealed. The striking launch poster, from the noted graphic designer...

In his talk at the Game Developers Conference 17-bit’s lead engineer, Zach Aikman, revealed how a variety of mathematical techniques...

“I guarantee you’ll be having fun within one minute,” says Tim Garbos as he hands me an iPad to play Progress. He isn’t wrong....

The Wii Remote. The Wiimote. The waggle-wand. Whatever you call it, Nintendo’s disruptive controller ushered in a change to the home...

Nintendo have announced the closure of the Club Nintendo loyalty programme. In short, no new products will be eligible from April...

The New 3DS is the latest revision in Nintendo’s 3D portable range. It’s a family that now includes the 3DS, the 3DSXL, the 2DS and...

Nintendo emailed me yesterday with an offer to buy the New 3DS Ambassador Edition in advance of its European launch. And I succumbed...

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