Welcome to Links of the Week..
A look at what I have found interesting this week.
Links are after the jump. Enjoy!
GB sends 300 extra police after riots
PES 2014 to skip Xbox One release due to “install base issue”
Forza 5 unplayable without day-one download
Total War: Rome 2 – more personal epic warfare
And the THQ bankruptcy crisis comes to an end, finally
ESEA S14 CS:GO Open Power Rankings – Week 8
MAG shutting down in January
Original Guild Wars isn’t shutting down anytime soon
Xbox One allows you to play the game as it digitally installs
Lumia 625 leaks with LTE and Nokia’s biggest screen ever
MetroTwit for Windows 8 finally updated with bug fixes and a complete redesign
Tumblr Urges Users to Update iOS App, Password Amid Security Issue
Google Maps arrives on iPad with 2.0 update
Twitter for BlackBerry 10 gets major update
Snowden has no plans to leave Russia, might seek citizenship – lawyer
Microsoft bundels 12 months of Xbox Live with Office 365 subscriptions.
Valve working on a silencer update?
OS X apps on their way to Linux courtesy of Darling project
Plan to replace Irish TV license fee with broadcasting charge
An Active Solution to an Idle Threat
Gif of the week