This information-packed special issue delivers the hardcore details on all the latest PC hardware and software. It’s loaded with hot hardware, product roundups, lots of lab testing, and hands-on projects to get you started on your own PC experiments.
"The PlayStation 4 is the ultimate next-generation gaming console, bringing high-end graphics and impressive visuals and combining it with an always-on social connectivity. If that’s not enough then the PS4 also has all the necessary multimedia services you’d expect to see from a system designed to be the heart of your living room. In this book we detail everything from the initial setup of your console, making the most of your PlayStation account and staying connected with your friends. Featuring:
Getting started - Get to know the hardware and learn how to set it up to your liking.
Essential knowledge - Upgrade the hard drive, connect your Vita and much more.
The games - Find out about the best games available or coming soon for your PS4.
Use multimedia features - Learn how to stream videos, listen to music, and share your gameplay videos"
Love the Amiga? Then you'll love our fantastic new bookazine. Discover the creation of classic Amiga games, read about your favourite Amiga developers, and discover the best games to collect. The Amiga Book also contains brand new images for many features as well as six new articles that have never seen print before.Featuring:
Essential games - We go behind the scenes of Superfrog, Another World, SWOS, Lemmings and many more Amiga classics
Your favourite developers - Discover in-depth articles on Cinemaware, Sensible Software, The Bitmap Brothers and Team 17
Informative features - Our exhaustive articles look at the Art of Amiga, its thriving demo scene, the creation of the Scumm engine and much, much more
Exclusive content - The Amiga Book features six new articles that have never appeared in Retro Gamer and 250 new screenshots.
Your complete guide to PS4 contains every single big release of 2015, as well as the top 20 PS4 games you can buy right now. We've also got previews of No Man's Sky, Uncharted 4, The Witcher 3 and more!
HWM Singapore is a monthly consumer technology publication covering the 3Cs of tech -- Computers, Consumer Electronics & Communications (and now Software & Games). A strong technology brand with independent editions throughout South-east Asia since 2000, HWM Singapore is known for its authoritative product comparison shootouts, analytical feature stories, benchmarked product reviews and technical walkthroughs. Feast your eyes on easy-to-read layouts, useful tips and decisive reviews, before plonking that hard-earned dollar on the best technology for you, your social circle and your home.
This is the massive bookazine overload from the No.1 retro gaming magazine, Retro Gamer, winner of a prestigious award for best videogame magazine in the UK. Inside this unmissable bookazine you’ll discover in-depth articles on some of the greatest games and franchises that the videogames industry has ever seen. You’ll discover the origins of Ultimate’s Sabreman, discover how Capcom created its cult hit Strider, learn the full history of Prince Of Persia and Lara Croft and get exhaustive, in-depth interviews with David Braben, Geoff Crammond and Activision co-founder David Crane. The features are hand-picked by the editorial team to show off what they feel are some of the finest moments from the magazine, so you can guarantee that this essential 258-page tome will feature only the very best of the award-winning articles.
WordPress is one of the most advanced content management systems on the market. This book aims to show you just a margin of what you can achieve with the system, and an air of what you can achieve with the assistance of CSS, HTML and Photoshop. Enjoy the book.
Get to know 4.0
-Learn about the newest interface to hit WordPress
Supercharge your WordPress
- Get the most out of your blog
Create your own theme framework
- Start your theme from scratch
Explore the themes
- Look at everything that WordPress has to offer to the look of your blog
Your complete guide to the biggest game in the world, featuring amazing news about Minecraft's augmented reality future. We’ve also got a complete guide to playing online with friends, fresh maps and mods, news about Minecraft: Story Mode and much more!
Retro Gamer presents its fourth anthology dedicated to the wonderful world of retro. Carefully hand-picked articles deliver the very best content making this another essential read. We've spoken to numerous leading experts within the field, tracked down developers behind some of the world's greatest games, and have even had the legendary John Romero guest edit an entire issue. This book is not only overloaded with fascinating and informative features, but is also guaranteed to send your nostalgia glands into overload. Featuring a complete history of Commodore's Amiga range, a behind the scenes look at Pac-Man and Space Invaders and a retroinspection of the Atari ST this is essential for your retro collection.
Retro Gamer presents its third anthology dedicated to the wonderful world of retro and we've gone all out to ensure that it's the best yet. You asked for it and we've delivered! Carefully hand-picked articles deliver the very best content making this another essential read that no coffee table should be without. Inside this essential bookazine you'll be able to learn about the origins of Sega's OutRun and the history of Donkey Kong. Bursting with classic retro goodness such as the Atari 800 XL, ZX81, Dreamcast and BBC Micro, all you have to do is loose yourself in 256 pages of nostalgic wonder.
From the makers of Retro Gamer comes the ultimate guides to the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64. With over 250 pages packed full of amazing games and in-depth features, this 30th anniversary special is a must for any gamer looking for a trip down memory lane. Featuring:
Classic games - Take a look at some of the best games for the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64.
In-depth features - Learn about these two amazing home computers and the legacy they left behind.
Essential interviews - Hear from industry experts and the main players that made these computers great.
Collector's guides - Discover where to start your ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64 collections.
The Xbox One is the ultimate next-generation gaming console, bringing high-end graphics and impressive visuals and combining it with an always-on social connectivity. If that’s not enough then the Xbox One also has all the necessary multimedia services you’d expect to see from a system designed to be the heart of your living room. In this book we detail everything from the initial setup of your console, using Kinect and Xbox Live, download apps, watching films, listening to music and much more. FEaturing:
Getting started - Get to know the hardware and learn how to set it up to your liking
Essential knowledge - Learn how to use Kinect, SmartGlass and more
The games - Find out about the best games available or coming soon for your Xbox One
Get more from your device - See how you can expand the use of your console, including Xbox Live, browsing the web, watching movies and listening to music
The aim of the new comic book is to explain the Holy Father’s words to children to help them grow and learn. The magazine offers illustrations that represent the Pope's message in an accessible form to children. Children can so easily understand the greatness of the teaching of His Holiness, inspired by the Gospel, and put it into practice into their daily lives, into their family, at school and with friends. Moreover, "Pope Francis Comics” wants to stimulate active participation of the young readers, thanks to illustrations to colour in and word games, where the child can learn and have fun, either alone or helped by parents.
This book takes you through everything you need to start playing poker in no time at all. With guides to the many popular variants, from Texas Hold’em to Draw poker, plus advice on playing in the casino, at home, and online, we have you covered wherever and however you want to play. Featuring:
Introduction to poker - Follow the history of poker from its origins to the present day
What is poker? - Discover what defines the game, and what unites the variations
Texas Hold’em - How to play and win at the world’s most popular poker game
Poker Strategy - Take your knowledge of the basics and start playing strategically
This is the 100% independent and unofficial guide to some of the brilliant secrets of Minecraft. We’re going to bring you loads of tips to help you get more out of the game, and uncover lots of things we think you might not know about Minecraft. It doesn’t matter whether you’ve only just started playing the game, or want to know how to beat the ender dragon, this jam-packed guide is just for you. We’ve got crafting, farming, food, enchantments, potions, trading and sneaky tips for you – plus a whole lot more besides.
From the makers of Retro Gamer magazine, this bookazine is packed with in-depth articles on some of the greatest games and franchises that the videogames industry has ever seen. You'll discover the origins of Lettings, discover how Jet Set Willy 2 came to be, learn the full history of Road Rash and Secrets of Mana, and get exhaustive, in-depth interviews with Sid Meier and Allan Alcorn, and plenty more.
Classic hardware - An in-depth look at the N64 and Amstrad PC.
Iconic games - A look at Stunt Car Racer, Contra III and more.
Making-ofs - Behind the scenes of Ms Pac-Man, Missile Command and others.
Exclusive interviews - We chat with industry legends Sid Meier and Allan Alcorn.
The ultimate collector issue for Bond fans with the best martini-shaking, Aston Marin-racing and gadget-exploding moments. The #1 Bond Girl. The #1 Bond Film. The #1 Bond Villain. Plus the untold story of 007!
Minecraft is a worldwide phenomenon. Since it was first released back in 2011, it has been taken to the hearts of thousands and thousands of gamers. And if they are anything like us, they spend hour after hour exploring its many possibilities. Whether you play Minecraft on a tablet, on a desktop computer or on a games console, infinite fun is what you are going to get. Minecraft, though is also a game of secrets. It is a game where clever strategies, lateral thinking and some expert help can really unlock even more possibilities. That is where this guide comes in. whether you are a new Minecraft player or a very experienced one, we have lots of things to tell you about that we have uncovered while playing the game. We have packed this guide with as many secrets, pieces of advice, tactics and ideas as we can. So whether you want to get on top of the basics of effective building, pillage a Jungle Temple or take down the Ender Dragon himself, we have plenty to tell you about.