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EGM announces Prototype 2 cover for next issue

EGM’s announced its next cover for its next issue: Prototype 2.

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  • EGM to return in March

    EGM will relaunch in the US in March, as you can see from this PR. The mag’s new version includes “a special code included in each newsstand copy that upgrades each reader’s access to the new weekly interactive version of the magazine. This enhanced version of the digital publication, called EGM[i]: The Digital Magazine contains […]

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  • Hsu and Linn to helm new EGM

    Dan Hsu and Demian Linn now back on board at the soon-to-return EGM, as you can see from this press release. The pair, which worked at the mag for many years before it was closed in January, have launched Bitmob in the meantime. They’ll continue to run the site, apparently. “I am thrilled to see […]

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  • EGM may be resurrected by December

    Looks like EGM may be back by December, according to owner Steve Harris. According to a tweet by Harris: “Plans put in motion today for EGM to return on December 1…”. That’s good news for those who have lamented the loss of the magazine. Still, no one is sure exactly what Harris plans to do […]

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  • Digital content key part of EGM relaunch, says Harris

    Bit late on this. We were asleep. EGM founder Steve Harris has told Publishing Executive that EGM’s relaunch will see digital content at its core. “First and foremost, we’re planning to incorporate digital content within the magazine,” he said. “This includes professionally-produced video, audio and other types of content. We’re also going to make this […]

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  • US mag EGM rises from the dead

    Looks like former Ziff Davis mag EGM — allegedly killed in the recent 1UPocalypse — was only mostly dead, because its original founder, Steve Harris, was able to collect enough scraps to glue EGM back together again. Harris has entered into an agreement with former publisher Ziff Davis to purchase a plethora of EGM assets, […]

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  • UGO boss on 1UP: "We really have largely left it alone"

    After news broke yesterday of Ziff Davies quitting the industry for good, and 1UP being bought out by UGO amid a round of redundancies, J Moses, CEO of the UGO Entertainment told MTV that he feels the criticism of UGOs treatment of 1UP and its staff is unfounded. “We really have largely left it alone,” […]

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  • Ziff Davis quits, EGM closed, 1UP sold

    It emerged last night that industry veteran Ziff Davis Media and Publishing has quit the business altogether, whilst magazine EGM has closed, and website 1UP sold has been to UGO. “The transaction allows us to pay down debt and shift our full focus to our core PCMag Digital Network business,” Ziff Davis CEO Jason Young […]

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  • Ziff may ditch EGM's print version

    Ziff Davis has admitted it’s “considering” canning the print version of EGM. Chief executive James Young, has told the New York Times that an online-only future for the mag is a possibility, but that the publisher “would not make a decision before the end of the year.” Just do it. Print’s rubbish. Thanks, Joystiq.

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  • Watchmen: First shots

    Tiscali’s posted up the first screens of the upcoming Watchmen game, which look well and truly scanned from EGM. No matter, though, because they look good. Which is what counts. See for yourself. Thanks, RPS.

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  • First Watchmen shots in new EGM

    As you can see on 1UP, the latest issue of EGM’s snagged the Watchmen reveal. The mag’s out to subs now, so expect scans soon. It contains 20 screens and interviews with the Warner devs, so should be well worth a look. We’ll give you the heads up when someone posts it.

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  • 20 new Resi Evil 5 screens in next EGM

    The next issue of EGM’s promising 20 new shots of Resident Evil 5 and an interview with producer Jun Takeuchi. Apparently the piece contains news a system to deal with co-op griefers, as in people who drop into your game purely to mess it up. More here.

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  • Pre-E3 EGM Killzone 2 scans posted

    Pro-Gamers.fr’s published all the images from the EGM’s E3 Killzone 2 cover article, as you can see here. Some good quality shots there, and they should easily be enough to raise the blood ahead of Sony’s press conference in LA next week. Go see.

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  • Latest EGM cover is Killzone 2

    According to this US PlayStation blog post, subs issues of an EGM Killzone 2 cover are in the post now. “The cover story contains a lot of great Killzone 2 coverage, including background on where the franchise has taken us, new gameplay reveals, as well as information about the developer, Guerrilla Games,” said associate producer […]

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  • EGM scoops new Splatterhouse

    The June issue of EGM’s got a cover exclusive on a new Splatterhouse game, if you can believe that. See here. There are no details on that page apart from the fact it’s being published by Namco. Surfer Girl reckons BottleRocket Entertainment (Rise of the Kasai) is developing the title. There’s loads of other stuff […]

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  • Dan "Shoe" Hsu resigns from EGM

    According to Ziff VP Simon Cox’s blog on 1UP, Dan “Shoe” Hsu will be leaving the company and his editorship of EGM on April 25 for “change in his life.” “I wanted to inform everyone who was not in the edit meeting that Shoe will be leaving us as April 25th” said Cox. “Sam Kennedy […]

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  • Ziff closes US Games for Windows mag, says EGM may be next

    Ziff Davis has closed the official Games for Windows magazine in the US. Most of the publication’s staff will be moved onto 1UP. The magazine has been running for the past 27 years, apparently, so if this isn’t a sign of the times we don’t know what is. Games for Windows recently got the print […]

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  • Dead Rising 2 at western developer, says rumour

    According to the latest edition of EGM, a Dead Rising 2 sequel is in the works. The Capcom zombie game was an Xbox 360 exclusive, and the second title is apparently bein handled by a US developer in the LA area. Completely uncorfirmed, this, but we’d be surprised if the game didn’t appear at some […]

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