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Galway Gamers’ Kickstarter Launches Biker Mice for Mobile

Fans of nineties TV animation Biker Mice from Mars have an opportunity to help turn the franchise into a mobile game, thanks to a Kickstarter launched by an Irish company yesterday. Galway-based game developers 9th Impact beat off international competition last year to get the licence to develop a Biker Mice game for Android and iOS. They’ve been working […]

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Dr. Liam Noonan, Lecturer at LIT’s Game Design and Development degree in Thurles and Games Fleadh 2015 organiser

Doom Developer in Thurles at Games Fleadh 2015

Ireland’s largest gaming event, Games Fleadh, is underway today at LIT Tipperary’s campus in Thurles with the participation of three of the biggest names in the industry. The event features games development and research talks by prolific American games designers and developers Brenda and John Romero and Electronic Arts (EA) Chief Operating Officer Bryan Neider. The visitors will also […]

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Barry O'Neill

“Extend Film Incentives to the Games Industry” – An Interview with Barry O’Neill [Audio]

The Irish games industry needs a package of incentives similar to that which is available to the film industry if the sector is to grow and compete with its UK counterpart. That’s according to the CEO of one of Ireland’s leading indigenous games companies. Barry O’Neill is the CEO of StoryToys and he’s our guest on today’s […]

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Full Screen Mario

Super Mario Bros. online you say….

Truth be told I never played this game as a kid that doesn’t however stop me loving the fact that they’ve done a HTML5 remake of it complete with music. Head on over to (You’ll need the Chrome Browser or similar )    

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Grand Theft Auto a first look at the game play

I’m one of those people who played the original Grand Theft Auto when it was first released and it blew me away. Top down viewing but … Anyways it looks like the first trailer of actual game play from the new game GTA5 it out [youtube][/youtube] I am in awe. The scale of these type […]

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