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Xbox One is NOT closing PS4 performance gap, Oddworld publisher claims

Xbox One is NOT closing PS4 performance gap, Oddworld publisher claims

Microsoft’s ongoing work with Xbox One’s development tools is NOT helping its machine catch up with the apparently still superior technical performance of PS4, it is now being said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2014 at 11:06AM in News
Xbox One is closing PS4 performance gap, Oddworld dev claims

Xbox One is closing PS4 performance gap, Oddworld dev claims

Microsoft’s ongoing work with Xbox One’s development tools is helping its machine catch up with the until now superior technical performance of PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2014 at 9:42AM in News
Developer Brain In A Jar closes doors

Developer Brain In A Jar closes doors

Brain In a Jar is no more, founder and creative director Carl Dalton has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2014 at 11:11AM in News
SOE is closing four MMOs, including Free Realms

SOE is closing four MMOs, including Free Realms

Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed the planned closure of four of its massively multiplayer online titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 27th 2014 at 11:51AM in News

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All Blockbuster UK stores to shut down

All Blockbuster UK stores to shut down

Managers at UK Blockbusters stores have this morning been told that every outlet is to close, MCV has learned.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2013 at 12:28PM in News
Zynga closes OMGPOP website, shuns attempted team buyout

Zynga closes OMGPOP website, shuns attempted team buyout

The creator of hit mobile game Draw Something is dead following Zynga’s decision to axe the OMGPOP website.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 10:58AM in News
EA shutting down Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes

EA shutting down Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes

Mythic Entertainment and EA have announced the upcoming closure of free-to-play title Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2013 at 2:56PM in News
The end comes for Comet as all stores prepare to close doors tomorrow

The end comes for Comet as all stores prepare to close doors tomorrow

Administrator Deloitte has confirmed that all remaining Comet stores will close their doors tomorrow (December 18th).

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2012 at 8:53AM in News

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Zynga sends Mafia Wars 2 to sleep with the fishes

Zynga sends Mafia Wars 2 to sleep with the fishes

Another Zynga game is facing the chop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2012 at 9:44AM in News
Flickr creator's social game Glitch announces closure

Flickr creator's social game Glitch announces closure

Glitch, the free to play social game from Flickr co-founder Stewart Butterfield, has confirmed that it will terminate next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 15th 2012 at 10:35AM in News
Future announces plans to close PSM3 and Xbox World

Future announces plans to close PSM3 and Xbox World

UK magazines PSM3 and Xbox World are to be closed by publisher Future.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2012 at 11:37AM in News
The end has come for Life with PlayStation, Folding@home

The end has come for Life with PlayStation, Folding@home

Sony is calling time on its Life with PlayStation application.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2012 at 9:53AM in News

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Nintendo closes Project Sora

Nintendo closes Project Sora

Kid Icarus: Uprising developer Project Sora has been closed, it has been revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2012 at 9:37AM in News
GAME Australia enters liquidation

GAME Australia enters liquidation

After a long period of uncertainty, GAME is entering liquidation, and its administrator PriceWaterhouseCoopers has issued a final statement.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 25th 2012 at 8:22AM in News
EA insists Rock Band iOS is NOT shutting down

EA insists Rock Band iOS is NOT shutting down

The iOS version of music rhythm title Rock Band will not be shutting down at the end of the month, EA has insisted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2012 at 1:23PM in News
Game over for LEGO Universe

Game over for LEGO Universe

A little over a year after launching, LEGO has announced its attention to close its free-to-play MMO title LEGO Universe in January.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 7th 2011 at 9:56AM in News

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Uncertainty surrounds Team Bondi future

Uncertainty surrounds Team Bondi future

Sydney studio Team Bondi is on the precipice of financial collapse, according to a growing number of online sources.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Aug 8th 2011 at 9:06AM in News
Halo Wars community to be closed

Halo Wars community to be closed

Less than two years after it was released on Xbox 360, Microsoft has announced that it is to close many of its dedicated support features for strategy title Halo Wars.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2010 at 9:34AM in News
PC Zone to be closed

PC Zone to be closed

UPDATE: Hogarty has contacted MCV to inform us that he is no longer editor at PC Zone, having taken up a position at Gamereactor.eu last week. He adds that the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2010 at 3:52PM in News
US: The end for Game Crazy

US: The end for Game Crazy

North American video game retailer Game Crazy is to close, it has been confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2010 at 6:37PM in News
rllmuk forum fighting for survival

rllmuk forum fighting for survival

One of the most established video games forums on the internet is in the process of asking its members to invest in it in an effort to both safeguard its ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2009 at 11:39AM in News
Future closes PSW magazine

Future closes PSW magazine

Following the surprise news that Future is to refrain from ABCing its games magazines today, the publisher has now confirmed that it has closed independent PlayStation title PSW.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 13th 2009 at 1:02PM in News
The Matrix Online goes offline for good

The Matrix Online goes offline for good

After an at times turbulent four years on the market Sony Online Entertainment is to turn off the servers to virtual world The Matrix Online on July 31st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 29th 2009 at 4:37PM in News
Three Speech makes way for new EU PlayStation blog

Three Speech makes way for new EU PlayStation blog

Sony UK’s long-running “semi-official” European PlayStation blog Three Speech is to close its digital doors on April 17th and will be replaced by a brand new EU PlayStation portal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2009 at 6:38PM in News
Ziff Davis to close FileFront

Ziff Davis to close FileFront

Online file sharing portal FileFront is to be closed by current owner and former 1UP publisher Ziff Davis, it has been confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2009 at 11:00AM in News