Archive for April, 2008

30GB Archos 605 Plus GPS For £299.99

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Archos have quickly redeemed themselves from the lackluster, dare I say failure, of the TV Plus and turned back to what they’re good at; all things portable. But this time it’s not a new, sleeker, better model of their acclaimed multi-media players that they’re touting, but rather a GPS addon for the Archos 605 Wifi […]

Xbox 360 Price Reduction Doubles Sales

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Who could have seen this one coming!? Microsoft announced today that their recent price adjustment has significantly increased the sales volume of their little-white-console-that-could; the Xbox 360. Now for the love of god and all that is holy Microsoft, please produce a version of the Xbox 360 that doesn’t look embarrassingly like a squashed marshmallow… […]

Grand Theft Auto IV Official Strategy Guide

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

If you have a busy gaming schedule and you want to get the most out of GTA IV in the least amount of time then you’ll be pleased to know that a top notch, fully featured guide will be release the same day as the game itself for a paltry £12.99 For your cash you’ll […]

Fun With XNA 2.0

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

In the last couple of days I’ve finally found myself sucked into the Xbox 360 indie game development haven dubbed the XNA Creators’ Club. XNA is a framework developed by Microsoft to be used in conjunction with the C# programming language; it’s extremely easy to get to grips with and mind-blowingly simple to debug and […]

BBC iPlayer On The Nintendo Wii

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

BBC Group Controller Erik Huggers has revealed a collaboration with Nintendo UK to support the BBC iPlayer on the web-browser enabled console that has reached fruition. If you’re a BBC-loving UK resident you can now use the excellent BBC iPlayer service on your Nintendo Wii via the Internet Channel and need only navigate to […]

Turning Point: Fall of Liberty – Xbox 360

Friday, April 4th, 2008

Review by Johnus Maximus Released in March for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC, Turning Point: Fall of Liberty is a story driven World War 2 first person shooter. The game is developed by Spark Unlimited, and published by Codemasters and promises to offer both wartime authenticity and a fresh perspective on the genre. Sadly, it […]

Korg PA800 Gets Revised Songbook

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008

From April 1st anyone picking up a new Korg PA800 will receive a Korg branded USB ROM stick loaded with a revised songbook. The new songbook contains easier to understand song titles, re-assigned genre and artist name details, 15 custom lists, 4 single touch settings per song title and an additional 300 song titles cross-referenced […]