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News: Wonderbook's No Longer Extinct with Book of Potions and Walking with Dinosaurs

Wonderbook's No Longer Extinct with Book of Potions and Walking with Dinosaurs

Ice page

They may have got lost amid the excitement surrounding the PlayStation 4, but Sony turned the pages on two new Wonderbook titles last week. Building on the success of Wonderbook: Book of Spells, both Wonderbook: Walking with Dinosaurs and Wonderbook: Book of Potions hope to convince you to dust off your hardback-based peripheral and worm...

News: Wonderbook: Book of Spells Failed to Enchant Store Shelves

Wonderbook: Book of Spells Failed to Enchant Store Shelves

Harry Potter spin-off could have sold better

Wonderbook: Book of Spells was a fine experiment that failed to cast a charm on as many consumers as Sony expected. Despite a strong marketing push in Europe, SCEUK’s Fergal Gara has admitted that the innovative title “could have sold better”, even though it did “respectively well”. “I am...

News: Wonderbook Was Originally Conceived Over Seven Years Ago

Wonderbook Was Originally Conceived Over Seven Years Ago

Once upon a time

Sony will conjure Wonderbook: Book of Spells onto store shelves later this week – over seven years after the magical adventure was originally conceived. Chatting with VG247 at an industry event in London, art director Masami Kochi explained that the family friendly idea pre-dates even the PlayStation 3. “Back in 2005, when I...

News: Purchase a 12GB PlayStation 3 and Wonderbook for £119.99

Purchase a 12GB PlayStation 3 and Wonderbook for £119.99

A kind of magic

If you’re looking for a decent stocking-filler this Christmas, UK retailer GameStation is running a magical deal. At the time of writing you can score a 12GB PlayStation 3 console with a copy of Wonderbook: Book of Spells, a Wonderbook accessory, a PlayStation Move motion controller, and a PlayStation Eye camera for – wait for it...