E272: Far Cry 4 – The new frontiers of open-world game design

at 12:01pm September 25 2014
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Pagan Min, Far Cry 4′s dapper antagonist, stares out from the cover of E272, which is out now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. We take an in-depth look at the latest entry in the open-world series, and speak to the team behind the game to find out what has been learned from Far Cry 3 and why 4 won’t…

E271: Return of the king – Miyamoto, the world’s greatest game designer, is back at the controls

at 12:01am August 28 2014
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Legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto is leading several new projects as Nintendo positions the Wii U for a fightback. So it’s the perfect time to visit him in Kyoto to talk about Nintendo’s new strategy, its plan to win over core gamers and why building something new is key to the console’s success. The man…

E270: Infinite. Epic. Indie. The inside story of No Man’s Sky

at 08:56am July 31 2014

Infinite. Epic. Indie. Three words that sum up No Man’s Sky, Hello Games’ seemingly impossible endeavour and cover star of our new issue, out now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. We spend some time at the studio for our definitive 12-page feature on the game which promises to deliver a never-ending universe to explore. We speak to the team…

E269: The creator of Dark Souls unleashed on PlayStation 4

at 02:46pm July 3 2014

Bloodborne leads the 40-page E3 preview special in the new issue of Edge magazine. It’s out now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. Dark Souls II was nothing short of wonderful, but the mere mention of Hidetaka Miyazaki’s involvement with a new PS4 project is enough to make us drop New Game Plus for just a moment. Bloodborne…

E268: Future tech powers a revolution in Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare

at 12:10pm June 3 2014

The new issue of Edge magazine features exclusive access and interviews with the team making Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare. It’s out now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. There is no question that this particular Call Of Duty throws up an unusually long list of things to talk about. First, there are its origins at Sledgehammer Games,…

E267: Introducing Sunset Overdrive, Insomniac’s explosive arrival on Xbox One

at 12:20pm May 8 2014
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The new issue of Edge magazine, starring Xbox One exclusive Sunset Overdrive, is out now in print and on iPad. Our cover game is borne out of wanting to make something that stands apart. It’s not an FPS, it isn’t swamped in browns and greys, and it has a weapon that launches vinyl records. We take an exclusive first…

E266: can Microsoft turn things around for Xbox One?

at 09:00am April 10 2014

This month’s Edge magazine is out now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. In it, we talk to leaders at Microsoft to discover how the company intends to turn its console division around and put it back into the number one spot. Xbox One has been dragged out of the pit in which it was dumped in 2013, but a…

E265: Watch Dogs and why Ubisoft postponed the next generation

at 10:00am March 13 2014
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The new issue of Edge magazine is available now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. This month, we delve deep inside Ubisoft to discover exactly why Watch Dogs was delayed, and gain an appreciation of the complexity of the systems at play in the game. Upfront in the Knowledge section, we find out why so many Kickstarter-driven games run…

E264: inside the rebirth of a legend, Frontier Developments’ Elite: Dangerous

at 10:00am February 13 2014
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The new issue of Edge magazine is available now in print, on iPad, Google Play and Zinio. Our exclusive cover feature profiles the return of Elite in the form of Dangerous, the ambitious space combat and trading sim which Frontier Developments founder David Braben has wanted to make for years. Helped by the advent of…

Edge on iPad: get three free issues when you take out a free trial subscription

at 04:00pm February 11 2014
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Take out a free trial subscription on our multiple award-winning interactive iPad edition today and you’ll get three free issues of Edge, for a limited time. Sign up to the free trial and you’ll be able to download Edge issue one and our two latest issues – E263 and E264, out on Thursday – for…

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