Games Gain a Companion
Games Gain a Companion

With the rise of smartphones, tablets and their associated apps, practically every industry and entertainment medium has been quick to release their own applications. In the video game industry, this trend... Continue Reading »

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They came from outer space
They came from outer space

From its earliest and arguably most iconic days, gaming has starred aliens, often as the enemy: a force of instantly recognisable antagonism to mankind’s bold efforts into the stars or even just... Continue Reading »

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Community Spotlight: Shade 360
Community Spotlight: Shade 360

The weekend is upon us once more, and so it is time for another Community Spotlight! This week we welcome Colin. Tell us a bit about yourself… My Name is Colin, I’m almost 42, though many will... Continue Reading »

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Friday fun: Flashback to 360
Friday fun: Flashback to 360

This week it’s a very happy Friday for many Xbox fans because today is the 22nd November and the release of the Xbox One, Microsoft’s 3rd console. Back in December 2005 the 360 launched for... Continue Reading »

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How it feels to be without One
How it feels to be without One

When you wake up today and start browsing the internet you’re bound to be greeted by hundreds, nay thousands, of competing messages vying for your attention, all with one thing in common –... Continue Reading »

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Community Spotlight: Jenny Marsden
Community Spotlight: Jenny Marsden

The weekend is upon us once more, and so it is time for another Community Spotlight! This week we welcome Jenny. Tell us a bit about yourself… Hi I’m Jenny and I’m from London. What are... Continue Reading »

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DLC: Delight or despair?
DLC: Delight or despair?

This week saw the launch of the last great piece of DLC before the next generation kicks off with BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea, available on Xbox Live since Tuesday. As such, we thought it was high... Continue Reading »

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Friday fun: Call of Duty Ghosts gets Mythbusted
Friday fun: Call of Duty Ghosts gets Mythbusted

The guys at Defendthehouse have begun sifting through your questions and proving or disproving the man ‘fisherman’s’ tales that have begun to fill forums about what you can and can’t... Continue Reading »

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The plot thickens…
The plot thickens…

It’s that time of the year again when we light massive fires and explode colours in the sky: hundreds of years ago, a man named Guy Fawkes plotted to destroy the Houses of Parliament in an act of... Continue Reading »

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Community Spotlight: Si Stevens
Community Spotlight: Si Stevens

Friday is upon us once more, and so it is time for another Community Spotlight! This week we welcome Si. Tell us a bit about yourself… I’m Simon, I’m the Front Page Editor for Midlife Gamer (shameless... Continue Reading »

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Friday Fun: Minecraft GB
Friday Fun: Minecraft GB

I love Minecraft, my eldest boy who is five loves it too, I’ve got a copy of the game on every device I own which is just madness, but there you go! It’s amazing to see some of the worlds created... Continue Reading »

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An evening with the Xbox One and a few friends
An evening with the Xbox One and a few friends

In just over two weeks the Xbox One will finally launch and I’ve yet to grab some hands-on time with the new black box from Microsoft. Sure I’ve seen the live stream unveil, the E3 coverage... Continue Reading »

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Videogame Visionaries
Videogame Visionaries

Like any other creative endeavour, games require a direction, a vision to drive them, be that something as simple as a plumber chasing a princess, or a vast, conspiracy-riddled dystopia of cyborgs and... Continue Reading »

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Friday fun: TitanFAIL
Friday fun: TitanFAIL

With all the recent media attention drawing comparisons with Xbox One and PS4 screenshots, I’m looking at you Battlefield 4, I thought it appropriate to publish this screenshot comparison of Titanfall... Continue Reading »

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Community Spotlight: Derek McRoberts
Community Spotlight: Derek McRoberts

Friday is upon us once more, and so it is time for another Community Spotlight! This week we welcome Derek. Tell us a bit about yourself… Well, my name is Derek but I’m commonly known as DigitalPariah,... Continue Reading »

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Triple-A vs. Indie: Are Big Budget Games Now Simply Too Expensive?
Triple-A vs. Indie: Are Big Budget Games Now Simply Too Expensive?

The past few years have been an excellent time for new developers. With the new innovation of the indie game; a title that, despite created by a small and independent team working with a tiny budget, wows... Continue Reading »

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FIFA 14: Ultimate Team guide
FIFA 14: Ultimate Team guide

By now, you’ve probably got a half decent team built and picked up several wins on FIFA 14′s Ultimate Team mode, but there’s always room for improvement right? Ultimate Team can often... Continue Reading »

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More bang for your bytes
More bang for your bytes

Jaw-dropping moments and intense action are the hallmarks of the blockbuster gaming scene, and making crazy concepts even crazier with tons of bad guys, awesome weaponry or insane speed is just one of... Continue Reading »

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Community Spotlight – Jose Bear
Community Spotlight – Jose Bear

Friday is upon us once more which means it’s time for another Community Spotlight, this week we welcome Jose. Tell us a bit about yourself… Not much to tell really.  I’m an aging gamer whose... Continue Reading »

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Friday fun: Gymkhana in a box
Friday fun: Gymkhana in a box

Living in a Box, more like racing in a box! You’ve all heard of Ken Block and his Gymkhana Rally driving skills made famous among gamers by the DiRT series? Well, enter one Ken Box in a parody/tribute... Continue Reading »

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