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A 22-year veteran to publishing, Game Informer Magazine continues to shape the video game industry by expanding perspectives and providing in-depth knowledge and insight into the games market. We deliver news, previews, reviews, and features on computer, mobile, social, and console video games including Xbox One, PlaysStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, , Wii, 3DS, DS, PC, Vita, iOS, and PSP.
Now available on your iPad, Game Informer Magazine is the industry's leading magazine and is the 3rd largest overall consumer magazine in the United States. You can buy individual issues or subscribe, all right within the app.
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Individual issue pricing: $4.99
-Subscribe using the auto-renew feature and you won’t miss an issue ever! Once your initial 12 issues have been received, your subscription will automatically renew for another year at $19.99.
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What's New in Version 1.6
More reliable progressive download
The app has improved a lot recently. I'm now able to download issues while the app is running in the background, and is doing a better job remembering where I left off without having to set a bookmark.
The magazine is great and I really enjoy the digital format. Being able to see more screenshots than the printed format allows, having the trailer or video interview embedded into the article is great. I won't go back to the print issues.
GameStop at it again
I initially had printed subscriptions coming to my home but decided to go digital when I received a new iPad Air. With my first digital subscription I was able to see and have access to download digital issues that I had when I was a print only subscriber. Things went south when I needed to replace my iPad. When I brought everything back up, I looked back to issues that once had a download option and if I didn't download them before, they now were labeled 4.99 for individual purchase. Restoring purchases did nothing. I refuse to pay again for issues I already paid for. Their app needs to make better use of Apple's cloud model, period.
No background downloading; unforgivably slow downloads
I converted my print subscription to this app - what a mistake. Regardless of where I connect to the Internet (RTP NC, San Francisco CA, Boston, MA) the issues download at about 1% per minute. I don't know what size the documents are so I can't comment on actual throughput but trust me when I say it's painful. Also, the app stops downloading altogether if it isn't active in the foreground, so you'll need to stare blankly at your device for over an hour waiting for your next issue. I should have stuck with USPS.
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- Category: News
- Updated: Jan 19, 2016
- Version: 1.6
- Size: 8.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Sunrise Publications, Inc.
- © 2016 Game Informer
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.
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