of gamesmaster and gold rush09/19/06 at 3:57 pm | Posted in Gaming, INQUIRER.net, Tech | 5 Comments
Here’s an excerpt from my INQ7 Infotech @Play column piece this week:
Ed’s last Editor’s Note best sums it all up, and while it’s a poignant farewell, the last issue is also a celebration of everything that made GM great. The irony is that GM was becoming better and better in what would turn out to be its final few months. It was firing on all cylinders, spurred on perhaps by the entry of a competitor in the form of Hinge Inquirer Publication’s GAME! magazine (Hinge Inquirer Publications is a sister company to INQ7.net-ed).
The Philippine gaming industry has certainly seen its share of ups and downs, from the online gaming boom that resembled the dotcom rush of yesteryears, to what many now see as a time for consolidation and new business models.
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