A weekly Podcast giving news and latest releases in video and computer games from around Europe. Hosted by Chris O'Regan AKA Kropotkin from the SuperHappyFunTimeShow
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of May 09, 201009/05/2010 Duración: 07min
Little Big Planet 2 gets a big reveal, ModNation Racer PS3 and PSP bundles heading to Europe, XBL runs voting poll during general election, Sir Ben Kingsley adds his voice talents to Fable III, Games Aid to release PS3 collection of games, BBC declares itself catalyst of video game industry growth, TIGA courts Conservative Party over tax breaks and all 3 pro gaming MPs secure their places in parliament.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of June 06, 201006/05/2010 Duración: 05min
GAME to take Project Natal Pre orders next week, PEGI ratings still not enforced by law, Rare are reborn, Play TV 2 hinted at, Rock Paper Shotgun join forces with Eurogamer and GAME defend low stocks of Blur.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of May 02, 201002/05/2010 Duración: 10min
Hydrophobia heads to PS3 and PC, Red Steel 3 confirmed, Paddy Power place bets of SSFIV bout, Joe Danger probably not heading to other formats, Activision and Nintendo will be at MCM Expo in May, Rare to present at Develop on Project Natal, Datel continues lawsuit against Microsoft on third party memory cards, BBC is taking a gamble with episodic gameing according to Sumo Digital, Bethesda open up European offices, Best Buy opens first UK store.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of April 25, 201025/04/2010 Duración: 11min
Icelandic volcano disrupts gaming events, EuroGamer Expo tickets go on sale, Ubisoft drops paper manuals for its PC games, VidZone TV gets introduced on PSN, Codemasters retain Lord of the Rings Online publishing rights, HMV offers insurance on games, GAME to close over 100 stores, Conservative Party mum on tax breaks for UK developers, Ivor Novello Awards to feature game music for the first time, former GRIN staff form Might and Delight and Nolen Bushnell returns to Atari.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of April 18, 201018/04/2010 Duración: 10min
Get Real aims to reaffirm a childs perception between fantasy and reality, Machinarium not heading to XBLA, EA and Stare Breeze files trademark over Syndicate name, Monster Hunter Tri to get a London launch event next week, GAME distributes shop soiled stock, PlayTV update announced, CDV goes into administration and GAME place stickers on pre owned games warning of content not available to trade in buyers.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of April 11, 201011/04/2010 Duración: 12min
Mothers Against Violence defend video games in radio debate, First Play arrives on PS3, Ubisoft defends DRM for PC games, Stuart Broad to be on front cover of International Cricket 2010, 2010 FIFA World Cup demo arrives, Doctor Who games become Episodic, Gamestation wants your soul, Simon Hughes MP blames violent video games for rise in knife crime, Heavy Rain sells 1 million units, Codemasters sells 50 per cent of its stake to Indian outfit, PEGI releases audit results, Digital Economy Bill gets through Parliament and Datel are sued again by Microsoft over 3rd party controllers.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of April 04, 201004/04/2010 Duración: 12min
1 weeks break thanks to being in Boston for PAX East has thrown things a little off-kilter. Fear not gaming news hungry people of Britain, for I have returned. This week we have Ninja Theory hinting at a second title they are working on- over and above Enslaved, SEGA offering free DLC for Napoleon: Total War, Bizarre Creations confirming that they are not working on Geometry Wars 3, the UK gaming industry reactions to promised tax breaks, Activision and IO Interactive job losses and Best Buy making moves into the UK.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of March 21, 201021/03/2010 Duración: 13min
BAFTA Video Game gongs handed out, Rising Star Games champions core gaming on the Wii, Switzerland passes law against violent video games, Peter Molyneux praises Heavy Rain, GAME opens store in Playstation Home, Codemasters chief lays into PSP, Realtime Worlds picks up award for innovation and Rebellion shuts down Derby studio.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of March 14, 201014/03/2010 Duración: 13min
GamesMaster to return thanks to Future Publishing, Blur to rely on DLC, Quantic Dream hope Heavy Rain will usher in more opportunities for innovative video games, MCM Expo to focus more on video games, Rllmuk Forum secures its future with founding of non-profit organisation, MPs to host Q and A session in London on the future of video games in the UK and government hints at tax breaks for UK developers.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of March 07, 201007/03/2010 Duración: 12min
Test Drive Unlimited 2 confirmed, Lara Croft Guardian of Light revealed, Batman Arkham Asylum GOTY edition to come with 3D goggles, Ubisoft DRM cracked, Eurogamer 2010 expo announced, Rare open up new Studio dedicated to Natal, Media Molecule are bought out by Sony, Travelers Tales games committed to making lego games until 2016, anti piracy law firm under investigation over harrassment and Argos enters second hand game market.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of February 28, 201027/02/2010 Duración: 15min
Just Cause 2 demo dated, Rebellion bullish over poor Alien vs Predator reviews, Home Office lays into over sexulisation of women in video games, Peter Molyneux talks up Milo, BAFTA award Shigeru Miyamoto with a Fellowship Award, ASDA and Tesco start selling pre-owned games, Rocksteady is bought out by Warner Bros, GAME close 43 outlets, HMV to open super store in Newcastle, CCP create UK studio from Midway Newcastle ashes and UK government lays praise onto gaming industry, but pulls short from promising tax breaks.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of February 21, 201021/02/2010 Duración: 16min
BAFTA gaming award nominees announced, 4A Games denies use og STALKER engine for Metro 2033, support for Operation Flashpoint Dragon Rising ceases, Alan Wake to be like a TV series, Codemasters takes on former Black developer to make new FPS, GDC Europe details announced, WH Smith ceases to sell video games, PC Zone and Total PC Gaming under threat of closure and Switzerland considers banning violent video games.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of February 14, 201014/02/2010 Duración: 11min
C of E Synod takes a swipe at video games, BAFTA GAME award nominees listed, Final Fantasy XIII XBox 360 bundles announced, UK version of Yakuza 3 to have added content, Ubisoft to dig deeper into existing franchises, Future Publishing sees drop in circulation and Championship Manager online to have its doors closed in April 2010.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of February 07, 201007/02/2010 Duración: 10min
Microsoft drops the price of the 120 Gb HDD, Just Cause 2 demo confirmed, AvP demo patched to address match making issues, Rare to reveal Perfect Dark at X10, Best Buy denies intent to take over GAME, Codemasters denies reports of closing down US operations and Sony Liverpool Studios reduces its staff roster by half.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of January 31, 201031/01/2010 Duración: 11min
Former Conservative Party leader lays into video games, They shelved by CD Projekt, Cities XL MMO canned, Hei$t no longer being published by Codemasters, BBC announces plans to exploit Dr Who franchise within the medium of video games, Sword of the Stars 2 confirmed, new start up company created by two former Lionhead Studio employees and Sony Liverpool Studios undergoes restructuring.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of January 24, 201024/01/2010 Duración: 18min
Metroid Prime Trilogy not so limited after all, Napoleon Total War to have co-op campaign mode, video games blamed for rise in rickets in children, BBC gets back into video game publishing, PS3 sells 3 million units in UK alone, Keith Vaz snubs Westminster forum on how the UK government can assist the video games industry, David Braben attacks skills shortage in UK's video game development community and Green Man Gaming offers to resell digitally distributed computer games.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of January 17, 201017/01/2010 Duración: 16min
PC demo for Bad Company 2 heads to end of January, Aliens vs Preditor demo to get a demo, Rebellion Derby Studios closes its doors, Metroid Prime Collection vanishing from store shelves, Gran Turismo 5 not delayed in Europe, 2009 sales charts, Ubisoft shying away from Wii, Codemasters not bankrupt after all, iPlayer being used a lot on the Wii and PS3 and Best Buy enters the UK via the web.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of January 10, 201010/01/2010 Duración: 18min
Bulletstorm gets copyrighted by People Can Fly, Broadmoor lets its patients play on the Wii, Love MMO goes into Beta, DS is the biggest selling console in Europe, Heavy Rain gets rated by BBFC, Capcom France lambasts adult games for Wii, BAFTA to televise awards ceremony in March over the Internet and PEGI rating pushed forward in House of Commons session.
Kropotkins UK Gaming News - Week of January 03, 201003/01/2010 Duración: 11min
Media Molecule hands out the Sackies, Ryo from Shenmue to be unaccompanied in Sonic and Sega All Stars Racing, video games outsell film in the UK and gaming industry members feature in 2009 Honours List.