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28 September 2015, 12:27pm
Game review: Tearaway Unfolded
Game review: Tearaway Unfolded

Christopher Byrd says Tearaway Unfolded is an ode to paper that will be loved by adults and kids alike.

28 September 2015, 10:04am
Apps: two quick reviews
Apps: two quick reviews

Lost your remote? Hungry for news? Hayley Tsukayama has a couple of app suggestions you might want to check out.

23 September 2015, 12:59pm
E-sports: real money to be made
E-sports: real money to be made

Gaming competitions are no longer the domain of a handful of spotty teens but major events with the marks of major sports matches.

21 September 2015, 12:35pm
Review: Super Mario Maker
Review: Super Mario Maker

Super Mario Maker is an engine for sharing bad ideas and broken gimmicks, says Michael Tomsen

15 September 2015, 09:09am
Review: Death by Video Game
Review: Death by Video Game

Simon Parkin’s book is a fascinating meander through one of the world’s largest entertainment industries: video gaming.

14 September 2015, 08:51am
The 10 best computer-game characters
The 10 best computer-game characters

It is the 30th anniversary of Super Mario this week. Which other game characters are the best?

14 September 2015, 08:24am
Game: Beyond Eyes visually appealing
Game: Beyond Eyes visually appealing

Beyond Eyes is an interesting concept, says Christopher Byrd, but it doesn’t hold the player’s attention.

10 September 2015, 12:41pm
PewDiePie hits 10bn YouTube views
PewDiePie hits 10bn YouTube views

YouTube vlogger’s mom doesn’t get his jokes but that hasn’t stopped him becoming an internet sensation.

9 September 2015, 10:41am
A mine of good reads for kids
A mine of good reads for kids
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Two young readers review four Minecraft Handbooks

8 September 2015, 10:49am
Atari tomb proves a treasure trove
Atari tomb proves a treasure trove

Some of the buried E.T. video game cartridges dug up in New Mexico are selling for as much as $1,500 each

2 September 2015, 1:48pm
Minecraft creator’s tweets: that’s rich
Minecraft creator’s tweets: that’s rich

Perhaps Markus Persson, aka Notch, should give away his billions it they are making him sad, says Simon Kelner.

1 September 2015, 1:01pm
The video game that sparked a R1.5m row
The video game that sparked a R1.5m row

A ship simulator, described as “fairly undramatic”, has raised the ire of taxpayers who object to its funding.

25 August 2015, 10:21am
Magic Circle: challenging games culture
Magic Circle: challenging games culture

Game investigates the possiblities and limitations of artificial worlds as it tracks a fictional developer team.

18 August 2015, 07:31am
Four reasons to get an Xbox One
Four reasons to get an Xbox One

Microsoft is doing its best to woo players from Sony’s PlayStation 4 and push Xbox 360 players to upgrade.

17 August 2015, 11:53am
Video game chief: don’t call me a nerd
Video game chief: don’t call me a nerd

British video game trade head calls business chief a bully for calling game designers “spotty nerds”.