266w ago - SamehNBeans of GameTrailers (linked above) has shared some scans of the Official PlayStation Magazine's review of Mirror's Edge... and its looking good!
They have awarded the title a score of 9/10, and claim that the "bottom line is you've never played anything like Mirror's Edge. It's a genuine original."
In related news, Forum users zoned and asandhu seem to already be in agreement with many more likely to come.
To quote: EVERYBODY should get the mirrors edge demo now!! its amazing and not that short. its actually two levels and the graphics are stunning. It gets pretty intense in the second level when the cops chase you. im gonna get this game just from playing that demo. VERY unique, yet simple.
293w ago - French-based publisher Infogrames today announced that it has formed a definitive pact with Atari to merge. Reached to the tune of $11 million dollars, the agreement gives Infogrames complete control over Atari.
"Bringing Atari US and Infogrames businesses together will enable us to create a simplified global structure for our business as we seek to re-build a well-managed, cohesive and financially disciplined company," said Infogrames CEO David Gardner.
"This is a key strategic event for Infogrames that will benefit all of our shareholders. I believe that this transaction will generate significant benefits for the Group," he added.
As part of the deal, Infogrames has agreed to lend Atart $20 million in funding to cover capital requirements. The publisher expects to close and seal the merger deal in the third quarter of 2008.
Press Release: Infogrames Entertainment S.A. and Atari, Inc. Announce Agreement to Merge
LYON, France and NEW YORK, April 30 – Infogrames Entertainment S.A. ("Infogrames" or "the Group") and Atari, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATAR) ("Atari") today announced that they have reached a definitive agreement to merge.
- brings to a close a period of financial underperformance for Atari;