Posted on 26th Jan 2010 at 10:25 by Antony Leather with 41 comments
I noticed a rather interesting trend in the uptake of the latest generation of consoles over the last few weeks. I don’t usually take much notice of them to be honest. I haven’t bought a new console since PC upgrades started being affordable to me, and it’s been that way since the N64 started showing its age.
However, the majority of ‘what was great in 2009' and general 'over the shoulder glance' articles about the previous decade's tech meant I couldn’t really avoid reading about the PS3 or Xbox 360. What I read lead me to an interesting idea.
Posted on 11th Sep 2009 at 17:45 by Antony Leather with 7 comments
When it comes to racing games on the PC, I'll freely admit that I demand a certain amount of realism. The hole Fast and Furious wannabe culture just doesn't do it for me. So, when I learnt that EA Games had invited us to see the latest title in a long line of Need for Speed games that are traditionally a bit tongue in cheek when it comes to realistic driving, I was pretty underwhelmed.
Posted on 18th Feb 2008 at 17:24 by Podcast
Issue 54 of Custom PC is out in the shops now, and the cover feature pits PCs against consoles in a battle to see how the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii compare when it comes to gaming. This special edition of the CPC podcast is intended as a companion piece to the magazine, and sees Alex, Clive and games maestro Phil debating the pros and cons of gaming on the three consoles and the PC itself.