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#Gaming

# gaming - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Check out the queues for GTA V last night What's All This?

Check out the queues for GTA V last night

People were really excited about it.

# gaming - Sunday 1 September, 2013

From The42 Sports Film of the Week: The King of Kong - A fistful of quarters Gaming

Sports Film of the Week: The King of Kong - A fistful of quarters

An amazing journey into the world of vintage arcade games and a rivalry that matches any in the battle to be the best.

# gaming - Friday 30 August, 2013

Nintendo launches 3DS successor...minus the 3D

Nintendo has taken a step backwards in order to come forwards, scrapping the 3D function on its handheld system.

# gaming - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

# gaming - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here are all the games you'll be able to play on XBOX One Let The Games Begin

Here are all the games you'll be able to play on XBOX One

All pre-orders will come free with a copy of Fifa 14.

# gaming - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Anchorman retold as an 8-bit arcade game Stay Classy

Anchorman retold as an 8-bit arcade game

He may look a little different, but he’s STILL RON BURGUNDY.

# gaming - Friday 14 June, 2013

7 unexpected advantages of being a nerd

7 unexpected advantages of being a nerd

It’s hip to be square.

# gaming - Saturday 25 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 games consoles that made your Christmas mornings a dream* Game On This post contains videos

# gaming - Thursday 23 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Xbox's new console... why does everyone hate it already? XBOX ONE

Xbox's new console... why does everyone hate it already?

Let’s play Devil’s advocate for a while, shall we?

# gaming - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Google gets us hooked on classic Atari game

Search engine ‘Easter Egg’ lets users play Atari Breakout to celebrate the game’s 37th birthday.

# gaming - Sunday 28 April, 2013

The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever Junior Dragons This post contains videos

The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever

A junior version of Dragon’s Den will hear from Jordan Casey who has his own gaming company and started coding at age 9.

# gaming - Saturday 13 April, 2013

From The42 The 50 greatest songs you listened to while playing FIFA Gaming

The 50 greatest songs you listened to while playing FIFA

You’ve got to hand it to the folks at EA Sports.

# gaming - Saturday 6 April, 2013

From The42 The 5 worst sports video games of all time Finish Him

The 5 worst sports video games of all time

Just because you’re a famous basketball player, doesn’t mean you can sell a Kung Fu game

# gaming - Thursday 28 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Stadium installs toilet computer game... controlled by your wee Wee Fit This post contains videos

Stadium installs toilet computer game... controlled by your wee

Sorry, ladies – it’s just for the guys.

# gaming - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Weird Wide Web: Vine, emojiart and a gaming grampa

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# gaming - Sunday 16 December, 2012

These were THE video games of 2012

Lou Kesten of Associated Press picks the games that made the biggest impact on gamers in 2012.

# gaming - Monday 12 November, 2012

100 jobs announced by Dublin-based gaming company Swrve

Some of the jobs have already been posted on the Swrve website, the rest will be added to the growing gaming company over the next two years.

# gaming - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

96 jobs at risk at PopCap Dublin office

The gaming company also announced 50 jobs in its North American operation will be cut.

# gaming - Sunday 1 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Warning: Video games are breaking limbs Modern Warfare

Warning: Video games are breaking limbs

Take a slightly tongue in cheek look at the need for controller caution…

# gaming - Monday 7 May, 2012

Angry Birds generates over €80 million for creators Rovio

Apps from the Angry Birds game series were downloaded 648 million times by the end of last year.

# gaming - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Girls spending more time playing online games

Young girls spend double the time playing games online than last year.

# gaming - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Computer game could help in treatment of depression - study

Researchers in New Zealand have developed a computer game which they say is effective at treating mild and moderate depression in teenagers.

# gaming - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Column: Kids are going to destroy the internet. Here’s how it’ll happen.

Think Silicon Valley will shape the future? You’re looking in the wrong place, writes tech entrepreneur Dylan Collins.

# gaming - Friday 23 March, 2012

Angry Birds theme parks to be launched

The centres are expected to include spring riders, swings, sandpits, climbing towers, slides, and even a new Angry Birds arcade game.

# gaming - Sunday 26 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# gaming - Monday 20 February, 2012

Sony launches new handheld games console - the 'Vita' Gaming This post contains videos

Sony launches new handheld games console - the 'Vita'

The €250 device has touch screens on both sides and aims to take gaming business away from smartphones.

# gaming - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Russian defence ministry criticised for spending $1m on Tetris, Battleship

Ministry planned to counteract contemporary gaming in which Russians are the ‘bad guys’.

# gaming - Monday 19 December, 2011

Column: Ban video games? Ban crap pre-teen books instead

TheJournal.ie’s regular columnist Lisa McInerney takes apart TD Mary Mitchell O’Connor’s outburst over “violent video games”.

# gaming - Monday 28 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Are you taking the...? World's first pee-controlled game launched Call Of Nature This post contains videos

Are you taking the...? World's first pee-controlled game launched

Coming to a urinal near you…

# gaming - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Government's new bill will block plans for Twomileborris 'super-casino'

New gambling legislation being prepared by the government will not allow for “large resort-style casinos” like in Tipperary.

# gaming - Thursday 16 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday The Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the news of the day, plus some bits and pieces you may have missed.

2,500 jobs unfilled in the gaming and IT industries

IT expert says there is a lack of expertise in Ireland in cloud based technologies, and that posts are lying vacant.

# gaming - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Nintendo launches new console with touchscreen controller

The WiiU features a large handheld controller with a touchscreen display.

# gaming - Friday 3 June, 2011

From The42 Watch: A sneak preview of how the FIFA 12 football game will look Gamers This post contains videos

Watch: A sneak preview of how the FIFA 12 football game will look

New clip offers a glimpse of the goodies that can be found in the next edition of EA Sports’ legendary football simulation game.

# gaming - Thursday 2 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Gamestop to honour Duke Nukem pre-orders ten years on At Last

Gamestop to honour Duke Nukem pre-orders ten years on

Irish gamers won’t be availing of the service, but there are those in America who have held on to their receipts for a decade. Duke Nukem Forever has been 12 years in the making.

# gaming - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Sony begins to restore PlayStation Network

Sony has begun to restore its PlayStation Network service in the United States and Europe today, after being forced to shut down operations due to a massive security breach that affected over 100 million online accounts.

# gaming - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Microsoft's Kinect sets Guinness World Record for swift sales

Over 10m units of the Xbox infrared controller were sold within 60 days of its launch in November 2010.