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10 Dec 2013 : When the "ThaiFight" mobile app made its debut three months ago, the streets of Bangkok were still quiet and the political temperature was relatively cool. Supasheep Srijumnong, the app's developer, said he created the app _ a fighting game featuring characters that look uncannily like Thai politicians and celebrities _ for his own enjoyment and to entertain his family. He didn't realise that the eruption of protests would make his little plaything relevant, and timely symbolic.
06 Dec 2013 : An independent game developer achieved momentary fame last week when his iOS game went to top position in the Thai App Store. His brainchild - called Thai Fight - allows you to pitch Yingluck against Abhisit (more on it later in this article) and appeared amidst this political tension. Since you’re practically glued to your smartphone 24/7 anyway, we’re giving kudos to the coolest made-in-Thailand games you can happily kill time with.
20 Nov 2013 : Sony's PlayStation 4 is now in stores, ushering in a new era of high-definition video games. Perhaps you've already read the largely enthusiastic reviews, pored over the tech specs and watched the eye-catching online videos. And you've decided to fork more than $400 (12,400 baht) and invite the new machine into your home.
18 Nov 2013 : Sony Corp sold more than a million PlayStation 4 consoles in North America during the first 24 hours after the units went on sale Nov 15.
15 Nov 2013 : The wait nearly over, Casey Karch was ready to get his hands on one of the first PlayStation 4 game consoles set to be released Friday.
14 Nov 2013 : Sony unleashes its powerful new PlayStation 4 video game console on Friday, seeking to win over consumers with immersive, realistic game worlds and easy online sharing with friends.
13 Nov 2013 : The popular Legend Of The Condor Heroes Chinese novel (known to Thais as Mang Korn Yok) has been turned into an online game called DarkBlade.
06 Nov 2013 : Sales of the latest edition in the "Call of Duty" video game franchise topped $1 billion in the first day, the publisher said Wednesday.
06 Nov 2013 : Those who view video game addiction with alarm may have to review their attitudes now that a small group of Thai youngsters have grown up to make a career out of their favourite pastime and are now managing to earn a living in the world of e-sport.
05 Nov 2013 : Hordes of excited gamers descended on shops across the globe on Tuesday to get their hands on the latest release from the blockbusting "Call of Duty" video game franchise.
23 Oct 2013 : Whizzkid entrepreneur Itthipat "Tob" Peeradechapan, founder of the well-known Tao Kae Noi fried seaweed snack, is now pursuing his passion and joining the realm of online gaming.