Archive - Tom Bramwell
Tom is the Editor-in-Chief of Eurogamer.net. He joined the company in February 2000. Follow him on Twitter.
5 years ago Sony America's John Hight has said to expect a "pretty big change in the PlayStation Network in the early part of April"
5 years ago THQ's creative director Michael Fitch has spoken out about the closure of Titan Quest developer Iron Lore Entertainment, blaming piracy, hardware vendors, gamers and reviewers.
5 years ago Microsoft's GDC keynote speaker, John Schappert, says that Xbox 360 has now sold more than 18 million units worldwide
5 years ago Peter Molyneux has said that while he would prefer to have a hard disk to work with as standard, he believes that backing low-price console hardware is "really important".
5 years ago Firaxis supremo Sid Meier admitted at the Game Developers Conference on Wednesday that he believes the industry is in the midst of a "golden age" of gaming - but that his workload doesn't allow him to play other strategy games.
5 years ago Despite the state of PC gaming recently being described as "tragic" and "in disarray" by the likes of Peter Molyneux and Cliff Bleszinski, the newly-formed PC Gaming Alliance is bullishly confident.
5 years ago Evolution Studios, the developer behind the European PlayStation 3 launch title Motorstorm, has said that it wants to "dominate reaction racing for a long time".
5 years ago SouthPeak CEO Melanie Mroz has told out sister site Eurogamer she isn't worried about slowing sales of Xbox 360 hardware in its second full year on sale.
5 years ago Rockstar has added its not inconsiderable PC games catalogue to Valve's digital distribution service Steam, offering a ten percent discount on all its available products until 11th January to celebrate the launch.
5 years ago Microsoft has announced that the long awaited European launch of Video Marketplace on Xbox Live will take place on December 11.
5 years ago Sony Computer Entertainment America CEO Jack Tretton says that while there were "missteps" in the PlayStation 3's first year, "19 exclusives" for Christmas and the promise of games like Metal Gear Solid 4 and Final Fantasy XIII are a reason to be positive
5 years ago Midway's Harvey Smith has admitted that relatively low review scores for Blacksite are "no surprise", admitting to various problems during development.
5 years ago Nintendo has disputed some of the Wii Software (WiiWare) details announced in an IGN podcast this week, which claimed that WiiWare titles would be capped at 40MB, that developers would set their own prices and be limited to releasing one game per month.
5 years ago Sony has confirmed to Eurogamer that all PlayStation 2 titles that support rumble and are compatible with the PlayStation 3 will also rumble if you use the new DualShock 3 pad.
5 years ago Modern Warfare fights off WWE, Simpsons and football to take top spot in the UK Charts - thanks in part to huge sales on Xbox 360
5 years ago Konami says it is working on fixes for a number of issues specific to the PlayStation 3 version of Pro Evolution Soccer 2008.
5 years ago John Carmack believes the DS would make a great proving ground for upstart programmers if only platform holders didn't stifle homebrew development
5 years ago Epic Games' Mark Rein says that he hopes Unreal Tournament 3 will be released on PlayStation 3 this year but he doesn't think it will make it to Europe until 2008.
5 years ago Consumers based in the US who bought Orange Box product keys from an online retailer in Thailand are having their copies of the game deactivated.
5 years ago Team Ninja boss Tomonobu Itagaki says that he doesn't feel "censored" by ratings boards, and believes that the difficult work very positive for videogames as a whole.
5 years ago Nintendo of America's outgoing vice president of marketing says that the company is "starting to look at the annual calendar differently" in terms of release date timing, rather than just stuffing everything in Q4.
5 years ago NCsoft's director of product development believes Home's fortunes are dependent on PlayStation 3's installed base, and not the other way around.
5 years ago Bungie is to become an independent company again, Microsoft confirmed today.
5 years ago Sony has sold 580,000 units of the new PlayStation Portable in Japan, the company said today.
5 years ago Crisis Core bundle helps handheld fly off shelves