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Imagine merges 360 Magazine into X360

Imagine’s announced its merged 360 Magazine and X360 together under the latter brand. The first issue since the merger will launch on July 11 with Dan Howdle leading the team as editor and Rick Porter as EIC. Both magazines seen recent drops in the last round of ABC results. Thanks, GI International.

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  • NowGamer beats 1 million unique users in November

    Good news this morning for the Imagine Publishing chaps and chapettes: NowGamer’s announced November stats in excess of 1 million unique users.

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  • Imagine closes Total PC Gaming

    UK publisher Imagine’s closed Total PC Gaming magazine.

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  • Imagine launches NowGamer Network

    UK publisher Imagine’s announced the launch of the NowGamer Network, linking the already-out NowGamer.com with sister mag sites. The endeavour includes NowGamer, Play, X360, 360 Magazine and Total PC Gaming. “It’s early days, but I am going to enjoy watching the NGN grow in traffic and revenues, and I hope to see many third party […]

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  • Future calls out Imagine for not publishing circulation figures

    Future Publishing is wondering why its rival, Imagine Publishing, has not released circulation figures since launching Total PC Gaming in 2007. As you do. Speaking in an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, James Binns was curious as to why the publisher had yet to reveal an ABC for the title. “What’s interesting in the PC market is […]

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  • Imagine confirms N-Revolution closure

    MCV’s posted a statement from Imagine confirming the closure of UK Nintendo magazine, N-Revolution. “The decision to suspend N-Revolution has been taken because it has become increasingly obvious that Nintendo’s strategy for Wii and DS is no longer in line with Imagine Publishing’s target readership, and has moved increasingly away from the hardcore gaming community […]

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  • Imagine cans NRevolution

    Imagine is to close UK Nintendo mag NRevolution, as you can see here. The final issue, number 30, will go on sale on December 11. A combination of factors is blamed for the demise in that WiiWii piece, including the loss of the original team, the downward spiral of print in general and an “identity […]

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  • Imagine readies to launch NowGamer.com

    UK publisher Imagine’s preparing to launch NowGamer.com, the company confirmed today, calling the new publication a “supersite.” Launching before the end of this year, NowGamer will focus “on current gaming formats, including Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Nintendo Wii and DS, as well as retro games machines linked in to Imagine’s Retro Gamer brand.” “NowGamer.com will […]

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  • Nick Roberts gets biz dev job at Imagine

    Ex-Paragon chap Nick Roberts has been appointed business development manager at Imagine, the UK magazine publisher’s confirmed. Roberts takes control of all advertising, cover promos and advertorial on Wii and DS magazine NRevolution and multi-format kids’ gaming magazine Pokémon World, as well as handling special promotional projects for the whole Imagine videogames portfolio. “It feels […]

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