Scott Widdowson

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Name: Scott Widdowson
Date registered: February 20, 2011

Biography

News-hound for TheJoyPads. Been gaming over 10 years + (don't want sound like I'm getting old) and it all began with SEGA's, Megadrive.

Latest posts

  1. Origin 50% off on all software — March 23, 2013
  2. Crysis 3 takes the number one spot in the UK charts — February 25, 2013
  3. PS4 to release in Europe this year? Sony Europe are unsure about that — February 25, 2013
  4. Bugbear Entertainment is set to bring back demolition derby in a big way — February 25, 2013
  5. Bugbear Entertainment teases new racing game — February 25, 2013

Most commented posts

  1. Toy Soldiers: Cold War Review — 11 comments
  2. Jon St John hits out on the critics — 9 comments
  3. Sniper Elite V2 Multiplayer details revealed — 6 comments
  4. Analysis of Halo 4 so far… — 5 comments
  5. Metal Gear Solid Ultimate HD Collection for PS3 — 5 comments

Author's posts listings

Origin 50% off on all software

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EA Origin is currently having a 50% off on all software via its website. Games such as FIFA 13, Mass Effect 3 and Dead Space 3 are all among the titles available in the sale.

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Crysis 3 takes the number one spot in the UK charts

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Crysis 3 knocks off Aliens Colonial Marines off the top spot in the UK Charts. UKIE have released the top 40 week ending February 23rd. Metal Gear Rising Revengeance cuts its way to 2nd in the charts.

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PS4 to release in Europe this year? Sony Europe are unsure about that

The Playstation 4 will launch in one region at least this year, according SCEE’s UK managing director, Fergal Gara, who told Digital Spy in an interview.

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Bugbear Entertainment is set to bring back demolition derby in a big way

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Bugbear Entertainment are best known for the FlatOut series and being the developer behind Ridge Racer Unbounded. Bugbear have just recently released a teaser for their latest project, which is a working progress at the moment. It’s working title is “next car game” and the teaser shows pure car carnage and returning back to their former roots.

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Bugbear Entertainment teases new racing game

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PS4 to have more than one subscription?

Shuhei Yoshida has said that the PS4 could offer more than just one subscription. With the ever so popular digital content becoming more mainstream. Consoles have to adapt and break into that market due to smartphones and even Steam, to make the PS4 really unique. The Gaikai technology would allow access to thousands of games and will prove one of the main selling points for the PS4.

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PS+ March content revealed by Sony

Playstation + members are in for a treat in March. March could well be the best month since the service started. February had PS+ members being able to download Sleeping Dogs (read our review here), Vanquish, Limbo, Wipeout 2048 and Lumines Electronic Symphony.

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Ubisoft CEO wants a shorter life cycle on the PS4 and the next Xbox

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Some people will say that the PS4 & next Xbox is long overdue. Even Ubisoft’s CEO Yves Guillemot has told MCV “No we don’t want to wait seven years for the next one.”

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Jimmy Fallon gets hands on with Killzone Shadow Fall

Killzone Shadow Fall will be a launch title for the Playstation 4 releasing this year.

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Kojima makes fans happy at GAME’s Metal Gear Rising launch event

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The Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima, was in the UK last night for the launch of Metal Gear Rising Revengeance. Kojima and Yoji Shinkawa, Konami’s lead artist and series creative director, took part in a Q&A session with 450 fans at GAME’s Westfield White City store.

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