EGM - The Lost Street Fighter IV Issue!

#1 Edited by Luke (1609 posts) -
#2 Posted by lordofultima (6255 posts) -

Yeah, but it doesn't work yet, can't click on anything. Won't be out until summertime or something.

#3 Posted by Jeffsekai (7042 posts) -

I don't get it...

#4 Edited by Driadon (3001 posts) -
@Jeffsekai:
It's a digital preview for the very very last EGM that was supposed to come out prior to it going on its long hiatus.
#5 Posted by Gearhead (2251 posts) -

this is amazing. 

#6 Posted by Jeffsekai (7042 posts) -
@Driadon said:
" @Jeffsekai: It's a digital preview for the very very last EGM that was supposed to come out prior to it going on its long hiatus. "
Why would anyone wants that?
#7 Edited by Driadon (3001 posts) -
@Jeffsekai:
Because of EGM's legacy of a magazine. It's a way to show people "When we re-release, digital copies will look this awesome" as well as give people who love the magazine some fan service.
#8 Posted by SuperSecretAgenda (696 posts) -

Hmm. Is Seanbaby still with 1up/EGM?

#9 Posted by AniMoney (957 posts) -
@SuperSecretAgenda said:
" Hmm. Is Seanbaby still with 1up/EGM? "
lol yes I want to know too, I loved him on broken pixels
#10 Edited by Warfare (1641 posts) -
@SuperSecretAgenda said:

" Hmm. Is Seanbaby still with 1up/EGM? "

EGM is not a part of 1Up anymore.
 
BTW  Seanbaby is back.
#11 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19367 posts) -

Why does it matter now that SFIV has been out for a million years?

#12 Posted by Kombat (2205 posts) -
@SuperSecretAgenda: @AniMoney:  
 
Seanbaby is back in the new EGM, as are the crew of Bitmob.com and Area 5 Media.
#13 Posted by Kombat (2205 posts) -
@FluxWaveZ said:
" Why does it matter now that SFIV has been out for a million years? "  
It's apparent that you don't realize just how much EGM meant to some people.  Getting this final, unpublished issue is probably like a dream come true for a lot of people out there.
#14 Posted by lordofultima (6255 posts) -
@FluxWaveZ said:
" Why does it matter now that SFIV has been out for a million years? "
Because EGM was a legendary magazine, this was supposed to be the last issue but they got shut down right before they could send it to print. The return of EGM in semi-digital form with collaboration of former EGM/1UP employees (Area5.tv's Co-op, Bitmob, etc.) is epic.
#15 Edited by cap123 (2477 posts) -

seanbaby holy crap i forgot about his epic broken pixels. that and 1up show were cornerstones of my week lol
 
i also miss man god. and crispin. 
 
D:
 
edit: that awesome terrorist/hostage situation shooter episode of broken pixels with crispin, seanbaby and man god was just about one of the greatest things i'd ever seen.

#16 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19367 posts) -
@Kombat said:
" It's apparent that you don't realize just how much EGM meant to some people.  Getting this final, unpublished issue is probably like a dream come true for a lot of people out there. "
@lordofultima said:
" Because EGM was a legendary magazine, this was supposed to be the last issue but they got shut down right before they could send it to print. The return of EGM in semi-digital form with collaboration of former EGM/1UP employees (Area5.tv's Co-op, Bitmob, etc.) is epic. "
Well, I know the significance EGM held for many people, especially with the aftermath of the 1upocalypse.  But I still don't understand why it matters.  I guess I don't need magazines for the same reasons others do: I just want the information.  I don't care much about the editorial.
#17 Posted by Chaser324 (6648 posts) -

It's going to be pretty weird opening my mailbox next month and pulling out an EGM...I really didn't think there was a chance of that ever happening again.

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#18 Posted by AniMoney (957 posts) -
@cap123 said:
" seanbaby holy crap i forgot about his epic broken pixels. that and 1up show were cornerstones of my week lol  i also miss man god. and crispin.   D:  edit: that awesome terrorist/hostage situation shooter episode of broken pixels with crispin, seanbaby and man god was just about one of the greatest things i'd ever seen. "
who is man god? shane?
#19 Posted by sho76und3wd (148 posts) -
@AniMoney said:
" @cap123 said:
" seanbaby holy crap i forgot about his epic broken pixels. that and 1up show were cornerstones of my week lol  i also miss man god. and crispin.   D:  edit: that awesome terrorist/hostage situation shooter episode of broken pixels with crispin, seanbaby and man god was just about one of the greatest things i'd ever seen. "
who is man god? shane? "
Yeah, Shane is known as Mangod. 
#20 Posted by WilliamRLBaker (4778 posts) -

Did that kill any one elses browser with lag? i hope to god that their digital version doesn't work as a browser only thing cause that thing slowed my firefox down to a crawl.
I hope they use zinio like they did before.

#21 Posted by Dogma (975 posts) -

I had no problem with this and I think they have a really cool idea in the works here. I'm not ready to subscribe yet (I need more info on both the magazine and the staff) but I'm starting to like what I see. I despise my Maxime magazine that I get because of EGM:s death. I honestly feel quit insukted that Maxim was the magazine they thought I would like to have instead on EGM. I'm a swede and 1UP made me subscriber of EGM so it's really sad that my support for them barly lasted for a year before they went under and now I have a year of freaking Maxim issues to se dropping down in my mail slot. 
 
But as I said. The new EGM concept looks cool and forward thinking.

#22 Posted by WilliamRLBaker (4778 posts) -

I canceled my subscription when they started giving my maxim you should do the same.

#23 Posted by Napalm (9020 posts) -
@FluxWaveZ said:
" Well, I know the significance EGM held for many people, especially with the aftermath of the 1upocalypse.  But I still don't understand why it matters.  I guess I don't need magazines for the same reasons others do: I just want the information.  I don't care much about the editorial. "
That is just tragic.
#24 Posted by Willy105 (4690 posts) -

If they can make it work for iPad and other mobile devices, this could work well!

#25 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19367 posts) -
@Napalm said:
" @FluxWaveZ said:
" Well, I know the significance EGM held for many people, especially with the aftermath of the 1upocalypse.  But I still don't understand why it matters.  I guess I don't need magazines for the same reasons others do: I just want the information.  I don't care much about the editorial. "
That is just tragic. "
Look, I don't have so much money that I can decide to spend some just to hear subjective opinions of people working in the video game journalism industry via magazine.  The internet has everything I need in that regard, so paying for this is about as useful as paying for IGN insider for me.
#26 Posted by Stang (4726 posts) -
@WilliamRLBaker said:
" I canceled my subscription when they started giving my maxim you should do the same. "
I would extend my subscription if this happened, are you crazy?

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