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Matt Martin


Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.

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Feature | Retrospective: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2

From finger tricks and kickflips to middle-age shred.

Def Jam Rapstar

Lyrics of Fury.

Valve: boycott Steamworks, miss out

MW2 sold an "awful lot", says Holtman.

EA studio boss keen on Bullfrog remakes

Populous and Theme Park considered.

Nintendo profits drop by 60 per cent

Money-printing licence expires.

PS2 outselling PS3 and PSP

Console and game sales down generally.

PEGI becomes UK standard for games

Ratings system to be backed by law.

E3: Games-on-demand service for Live

30 titles at August launch, CC and MSP.

Review | NBA Ballers: Chosen One

Ballin' outta control.

Feature | 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand

Off the hook, the map, the meat rack and radar.

Frontier unveils LostWinds for WiiWare

Exciting, flappy launch title.

Takahashi shows Nobi Nobi Boy

Katamari creator at GameCity.


Swept away with Blade's kingdom by the sea.

Feature | The Simpsons

Insert amusing Homer quote here.

Rock Band

It's a hard rock life.

The Witcher

Hands on with CD Projekt's monster-slaying RPG.

Review | NBA 2K7

Rocking the rim.

Review | NBA Live 07

Go hard or go home.

UK Charts: PES6 holds off FIFA to go top

Fastest-selling 360 game in the UK.

UK Charts: Football Manager scores

FIFA 07 knocked into second place.

Review | B-Boy

Busted groove.

Feature | UK Charts: FIFA blocks Lego

07 edition of EA's football series maintains grip on top slot.

Feature | UK Charts: Star Wars forced out by FIFA

Power in numbers for multiformat football favourite.

Jackson to create 360 titles

Original titles and Halo spin-off.

Halo Wars and exclusive deals blitz X06

GTA IV, PGR4, Peter Jackson, more.

Feature | UK Charts: Return of the Jedi

Lego Star Wars still on top.

Feature | UK Charts: Lego blocks number one spot

Star Wars fights its way to the top of the heap.

Feature | UK Charts: Xbox 360 dominates top five

Dead Rising on top, Saints Row, Test Drive in close pursuit.

Yakuza sequel confirmed

Full length movie on the way too

Assassin's Creed for 360, PC

Like you weren't expecting it?

EA to release retro PSP comp

Jungle Strike, Syndicate, more.

PSP add-on prices revealed

For Japan, anyway.

50m Live downloads logged

And 2bn MS points spent.

Fall of Liberty for 360, PS3, PC

New FPS from Call of Duty team.

Ridge Racer PS3 details emerge

14 player online races promised.

Fight Night punches onto PS3

With new first-person mode.

Ubi dismisses Rayman rumours

It's out on all formats this year.

Dirge of Cerberus out in Nov

Complete with healthy extras.

Feature | UK Charts: Top ten in gridlock

Only two new entries this week.

Protestors take on Take-Two

Watch them in action.

Cannon Fodder returns for PSP

Time to party like it's 1993.

More BC titles for Xbox 360

Plus: new update for SFII.

Rengoku II this October

Based on the 7 deadly sins.

DS gets Lost in Blue 2

Carpentry and wickerwork - yes!

Suikoden V next month

In time for 10th anniversary.

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