Patrick Garratt

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  • CES 2008: Bill Gates keynote

    Despite weeks of speculation about the possibility of major gaming announcements from Microsoft at CES this year, company head Bill Gates and other senior executives delivered a low-key performance that included little related to gaming.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • EA to publish Crysis this November

    Crytek's highly-anticipated sci-fi shooter Crysis will be released for the PC on November 16, publisher EA has confirmed.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • CCP: Moving On

    Magnus Bergsson on what comes after EVE Online.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • CCP: 10 years on

    Magnus Bergsson on marketing EVE Online after a decade alone in space.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Ship Shape

    Part 2: More on EVE Online from CCP's Hilmar Veigar Petursson.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Space Race

    Part 1: CCP's Hilmar Veigar Petursson talks EVE Online.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • CCP to spend $7 million on marketing EVE Online this year

    CCP's Magnus Bergsson has revealed that the company has set aside a large marketing budget for 2007 and is in talks with IBM and Microsoft about ways to handle the influx of new EVE Online players.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Nordic Game: Private label brands "may come to the games market"

    Keith Lincoln, author of recent book 'Retailisation', issued a stark warning to the games industry at Sweden's Nordic Game conference today - pointing out that retail label brands such as those owned by Walmart and Tesco now far out-strip those traditiona

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Shock to the System

    Part two of our interview with Junction Point boss Warren Spector.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • What Warren Did Next

    Junction Point's president on hating the ether and life after Deus Ex.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Junction Point Vivendi signing "untrue"

    Warren Spector has scotched reports that Vivendi has signed one of several secret Junction Point games, saying he's "unclear" why the story emerged and to expect a "big announcement sometime soon."

    By Patrick Garratt

  • THQ confirms Warhammer 40k MMO

    THQ is to release a Warhammer 40K MMORPG at an unspecified date, the company has confirmed.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Seeing the Light

    Newly-appointed Geomerics CEO Gary Lewis on the company's latest innovations.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Gary Lewis joins Geomerics as CEO

    Having returned from a three-year tenure in New York for Take-Two as chief operating officer, Gary Lewis has joined Cambridge middleware developer Geomerics as CEO.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • CES: Moore's gloves come off

    Microsoft's games chief offers praise for Nintendo but has strong words for Sony.

    By Patrick Garratt

  • Moore and Satchell savage 'talentless' Sony at CES

    Speaking exclusively to <i>GamesIndustry.biz</i> at CES, Microsoft execs Peter Moore and Chris Satchell have delivered a punishing broadside to Sony and its PS3 online offering - branding the service a "disaster".

    By Patrick Garratt