David Helgason records message of support for Get Into Games Challenge 2014 entrants

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We’re now a month and a half into the Edge Get Into Games Challenge 2014, the theme for which this year is ‘Protest’. To offer his support, Unity Technologies CEO David Helgason has recorded a message addressed to everyone who’s frantically trying to finish their game ahead of the June 30 deadline. Watch it below.

Edge digital edition sale: 50 per cent off all back issues over Easter weekend

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Missed an issue recently? Edge’s Easter sale is now on, offering 50 per cent off all digital back issues on iOS and Android. The sale will run until April 23 and includes every issue of our award-winning digital edition to date. Buy Edge on iOS (the iPad version features bespoke video content, interactive versions of… Continue reading

E262: Dark Souls II – all hail the last great adventure of a generation

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With Xbox One and PS4 on shelves, we turn our attention back to what must now be called the previous generation. Despite all the hype the new console’s launch games have made barely a dent in the eight-page end-of-year awards feature in the new issue of Edge, which is available now in print, or in… Continue reading

E261: Super Mario 3D World – the time to own a Wii U has arrived

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Next-gen consoles may have finally arrived, but it’s the year-old Wii U that takes centre stage in the new issue of Edge, which is available now in print, or in digital form on iPad, Android and Zinio. Naturally, it’s Mario that’s finally made Wii U a must-have, and in our four-page review we discover just… Continue reading

The 20 best games of Edge’s lifetime

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We asked you to vote for the greatest titles to have emerged since the first issue of Edge was published in 1993. This was not about creating a list of the 20 best games to play today; it was about the best 20 games from Edge’s history. Nostalgia was, therefore, allowed. Here are the results, along with… Continue reading

Edge 252: Pro Evolution Soccer’s next-gen engine revealed

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The next issue of Edge magazine has exclusive details on the vision behind PES’s bid to bring photoreal to sports games.

E251: Power – Inside Epic’s vision for the next generation of videogames

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Once upon a time, the next gen didn’t begin till hardware manufacturers said so. Now software makers, such as Epic with its Unreal Engine, have that say. We reveal the realtime prototypes that demonstrate the potential of videogaming’s new era.

Last chance to save money on Edge, on iPad or in print

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Today is the last day you can take advantage of the half-price sale on the iPad edition of Edge 250. The special issue, which includes the worlds 50 greatest videogame developers and an in-depth look at Valve, is just £1.99 ($2.99), down from its usual price of £3.99 ($5.99).

Edge 250 goes half price on iPad

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Get our February issue for less for a limited time through Apple Newsstand.

E250: Edge Developer Awards – The world’s 50 greatest videogame developers

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Behind the intricate, metallic pattern of issue 250’s cover is the inaugural Edge Developer Awards, a new, annual list in which we rank the top 50 devs in the world today. Judged by Edge’s editorial team, the EDA’s disregard revenue, sales figures and review scores and look instead at technical and creative ability – the studios that realise the most involving and stimulating game worlds whether that’s through visual, audio or game design.