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  • Sep08

    Games Guns Giving

    On a rather surprisingly sunny afternoon, four of our fittest Wired heroes, packed their bags, jumped in a car and drove three hours to a forest… where we picked up some shotguns and tried our best to blast a bunch of clay pigeons!!

    There is a reason we were doing this, which was to raise money for our friends at SpecialEffect! Led by our MD Leo Zullo, along with our Community Manager (and SpecialEffect Ambassador) Neil Broadhead + our design man, who refuses to be on social media, so can’t be linked, (Neil Dickens!) AND industry veteran and all round short guy, Gareth Williams, the team embarked on a morning of hiding in trees (forgetting the pigeons were clay and could not be spooked) whilst eating the occasional bacon sandwich.

    The Games Guns Giving event saw 24 developers,...

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  • Feb25


    We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be participating in GameBlast 16 in association with GAME Digital and SpecialEffect, the charity organization set up to enable anyone, whatever their physical disability, to enjoy video games, leisure technology and communication.

    In 2015, GameBlast 15 raised over £7,000 for SpecialEffect and this year we’re all hoping to raise more than twice that amount!

    On Saturday 26th February from 2pm – 3pm GMT we’ll be streaming the rock themed co-op dungeon brawler Super Dungeon Bros from GAME’s HQ via

    GameBlast 2016 in association with GAME Digital & SpecialEffect

    What is GameBlast16?

    GameBlast16 is a 24 hour LIVE stream from GAME HQ and multiple GAME Stores throughout the UK, including over 1,000 in store events throughout the UK in the build up to the live stream.

    Taking over the Chill...

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