Entries in 'metro' (19)

Metro: Last Light gets UK and US release date

Metro: Last Light gets UK and US release date

Deep Silver has at last announced a release date for 4A Games’ Metro: Last Light.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2013 at 10:00AM in News
GameStop pulls Metro: Last Light from download store, offers refunds

GameStop pulls Metro: Last Light from download store, offers refunds

Upcoming THQ release Metro: Last Light has been pulled from GameStop’s Impulse digital download store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 21st 2013 at 3:06PM in News
Metro: Last Light dev says Wii U has "a horrible, slow CPU"

Metro: Last Light dev says Wii U has "a horrible, slow CPU"

The developer of Metro: Last Light has lashed out at the technical innards of Nintendo’s Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2012 at 3:37PM in News
Wii U version of Metro: Last Light is pulled

Wii U version of Metro: Last Light is pulled

THQ has confirmed that the Wii U version of Metro: Last Light is “no longer in development”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 30th 2012 at 10:51AM in News

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Metro goes mental over "Xbox paedophile predators"

Metro goes mental over "Xbox paedophile predators"

Spectacular. Truly spectacular. And the picture of the first-gen Xbox Metro has used really rounds it off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 18th 2012 at 8:15AM in News
THQ's 17-game rescue plan

THQ's 17-game rescue plan

Embattled publisher THQ has plotted a multi-year game release schedule in a bid to calm investor nerves.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Feb 3rd 2012 at 11:30AM in News
Xbox dash "designed for ads", users discover ad block workaround

Xbox dash "designed for ads", users discover ad block workaround

One developer has labelled the new Xbox 360 ‘Metro’ dashboard “an advertiser’s dream” and criticised it for effectively hiding away a user’s game content.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2011 at 2:11PM in News
Study author brands Metro story "inaccurate"

Study author brands Metro story "inaccurate"

The man behind the report that formed the basis of Metro’s absurd anti-gaming story this morning has slammed the paper’s reporting of it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 21st 2011 at 3:06PM in News

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Metro "can't tell real world from fantasy"

Metro "can't tell real world from fantasy"

“Hardcore gamers become so immersed in virtual worlds that they turn to imaginary consoles to ‘zoom in’ to people in crowds or to pick things up from the floor.”

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 21st 2011 at 9:20AM in News
Metro plans News of the Worldstyle phone tapping spree

Metro plans News of the Worldstyle phone tapping spree

Well, it doesn't. But that's a great headline, isn't it?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 20th 2011 at 8:36AM in News
Metro: Last Light confirmed

Metro: Last Light confirmed

After weeks of rumours, publisher THQ has finally announced Metro 2033 sequel Metro: Last Light.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2011 at 10:40AM in News
Now Metro stirs up MW3 trouble

Now Metro stirs up MW3 trouble

We all know how much The Daily Mail loves video games and the people that play them. But if there's one paper whose admiration and respect for gamers can ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 26th 2011 at 10:44AM in News

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FIFA makes users 'more aggressive' than COD

FIFA makes users 'more aggressive' than COD

Call of Duty, Bulletstorm, Grand Theft Auto – these are the familiar names of killer games sewing their evil seeds in the minds of children across the nation.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2011 at 1:13PM in News
Metro links games to ADHD

Metro links games to ADHD

Video games are on the front pages again this morning, though sadly for all the wrong reasons. National freesheet Metro this morning carries a front-page story entitled “Video games are ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2010 at 10:47AM in News
THQ confident Metro 2033 will deliver

THQ confident Metro 2033 will deliver

THQ Claims its forthcoming thriller Metro 2033 could be as big as Call of Duty or GTA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 28th 2010 at 3:01PM in News
THQ titles to sponsor Stargate

THQ titles to sponsor Stargate

THQ has signed a new partnership with Sky One to sponsor the first series of the popular Stargate Universe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2009 at 10:58AM in News

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THQ bags Russian shooter

THQ bags Russian shooter

Publishing rights to Russian studio 4A Games' long-in-the-works Metro 2033 have been bought by THQ.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2009 at 1:07PM in News
Wii Fit turns YouTube sensation

Wii Fit turns YouTube sensation

Nintendo has denied being responsible for a voyeuristic YouTube video that shows a young lady gyrating to Wii Fit’s Hula Hoop game, according to a full page report in ...
Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 11th 2008 at 11:27AM in News
360 bundle madness grips retail

360 bundle madness grips retail

Multiple retailers are offering Xbox 360 bundle deals to coincide with the today's price drop.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 14th 2008 at 9:51AM in News