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News

  • Skydive: Proximity Flight Lands to XBLA and Xbox 360
    TopWare Interactive and Gaijin Entertainment has announced that Skydive: Proximity Flight is now available on Xbox Live Arcade for Xbox 360. The game, which can be played using the classic Xbox 360 controller or Kinect for Xbox 360, allows players to…
    - 23 days ago, 25 Mar 14, 2:51pm -
  • Tales of Symphonia Chronicles Lands on PS3 Exclusively
    Namco-Bandai has revealed that gamers can now avail JRPG, Tales of Symphonia Chronicles, a compilation of the GameCube and Wii titles Tales of Symphonia and its sequel Dawn of the New World, throughout the Americas exclusively for the PlayStation 3.…
    - 49 days ago, 27 Feb 14, 9:54pm -
  • Deep Silver Announces NASCAR 14 for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3
    Deep Silver announced that NASCAR 14 is now available on PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 for suggested retail price of $49.99, just days before the biggest race of the year, the Daytona 500. “With the Daytona 500 only a week away, the level of anticipation fo…
    - 58 days ago, 18 Feb 14, 9:32pm -
  • 2K Announces Bioshock Infinite: Burial At Sea – Episode Two
    Take-Two Interactive has announced that the second episode of Bioshock Infinite’s Burial at Sea DLC will arrive on all formats on March 25th. Episode Two, which is built almost entirely from scratch by Irrational Games, is played as Elizabeth, Book…
    - 70 days ago, 6 Feb 14, 9:36pm -
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Onslaught DLC Arrives on Xbox One and Xbox 360
    Activision and Infinity Ward has announced the release of the first Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Onslaught DLC. The DLC, which consists of the first of four map packs due to be released for last November’s hit shooter and includes four new multiplayer m…
    - 77 days ago, 30 Jan 14, 1:43pm -
  • PopCap Announces Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Co-op Gameplay Developer Diary
    PopCap Games has announced a developer diary for the third person action game Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. The game, which showcases four player co-op mode “Garden Ops” where the Yeti and Giga-Gargantuar bosses make their debut in Garden…
    - 85 days ago, 22 Jan 14, 1:14pm -
  • Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD Lands on PS3
    Ubisoft has officially announced the release the Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD for PS3. The new and improved version of the game, which has a total of 15 new missions, concentrates on “stealth, parkour-esque acrobatics and stabbing jerks in the…
    - 92 days ago, 15 Jan 14, 2:19pm -
  • WWE Network Launches Next Month for Xbox 360, PS3 and PS4
    WWE has announced that the long awaited WWE Network will launch on February 24 on Xbox 360, PS3 and PS4 as well as Xbox One later in the year. Costing only $9.99 a mont, the WWE Network will feature original programming, historical shows dealing with…
    - 98 days ago, 9 Jan 14, 1:24pm -
  • Sleeping Dogs Now Available for Free on Xbox Live Gold Subscribers
    Square Enix’s action game Sleeping Dogs is free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers from now until 15th January. Microsoft has announced that Sleeping Dogs, the first of the two free games made available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers, is available from…
    - 6 Jan 14, 2:59pm -
  • Techland Releases Dying Light Night Time Gameplay Trailer Video
    Techland, in cooperation with and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, has revealed the new gameplay video from their upcoming title, Dying Light. The new trailer, which showcases the darker side of the game’s revolutionary day-and-night-cycle m…
    - 18 Dec 13, 1:31pm -

Reviews

  • Microsoft Finally Set May 21st for the Next-Gen Xbox Announcement
    Microsoft has confirmed that its next-generation Xbox, codename Durango, will be revealed on the May 21st, Tuesday 10AM PST time at the company’s Redmond, Washington campus. Reports claimed that Microsoft states that the coming event will “mark t…
    - 29 Apr 13, 4:19pm -
  • Microsoft’s New Music Service Will Take On Apple’s iTunes
    Microsoft Corporation has announced the launch of its new digital music service. Microsoft’s Xbox Music, which is wired with Xbox game consoles, is the new music service set to counter with Apple’s iTunes and Amazon.com Incoprated’s Cloud Playe…
    - 22 Oct 12, 12:20pm -
  • Fable III: Moral Choice or Tedious Micromanaging?
    I tend to have somewhat mixed feelings about the Fable franchise. As a PC gamer I’ve only been able to properly play the first and third instalments, and both of these have given me moments of elation and exasperation. Fable III came out for the PC…
    - 13 Jan 12, 12:59pm -
  • Infamous 2- 60 Minute Trial Impressions
    Playstation Plus (a great service well worth the $50 annual subscription if you haven’t yet tried it) has been putting up 60 minute trials of games that you can download. They usually take up a lot of space, and inFamous 2 is no exception at 15 GB.…
    - 21 Jul 11, 5:30pm -
  • Streets Of Rage 2 (PS3) Sega Vintage Collection Review
    Streets of Rage 2 was probably one of the best side-scrolling brawlers back in the day. There were probably hundreds made back then, it was the Call Of Duty clone of its day. My all time favorite is Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage. Some others…
    - 21 Jul 11, 4:53pm -
  • DLC Review- Skarlet- Mortal Kombat 9
    Mortal Kombat by NetherRealm Studios is an awesome game that I reviewed not too long ago. I highly recommend the game to fighting game fans. Now NetherRealm has unleashed the first DLC for the game, in a female kombatant named Skarlet. She is the 33r…
    - 25 Jun 11, 10:06pm -
  • Archive Video Review- Splinter Cell Conviction
    Archive Reviews is a new series dedicated to reviewing games that have been on shelves for a while, but some people may have just gotten around to picking up, from a ludicrous Steam sale or what have you. Does Splinter Cell : Conviction live up to th…
    - 19 Jun 11, 8:40pm -
  • Call Of Duty : Black Ops. – Biggest First Person Shooter of 2010/11?
    The epic franchise “Black Ops” of the Call Of Duty series hit the shelves November 9th 2010. In the campaign mode: You play as the elite Black Ops forces which fight in the secret wars and deniable Ops that took place during the cold war in the 6…
    - 12 Jun 11, 9:05pm -
  • Mortal Kombat 9 Review: What’s Old Is New Again
    Does the newest entry in the near 20 year old Mortal Kombat series deserve your attention? In a word, yes. Mortal Kombat offers a deep gameplay experience that very few fighting games can claim. NetherRealm Studios has raised the bar in this entry, a…
    - 7 Jun 11, 5:27pm -
  • Brink Lag Fix Incoming!
    A couple of weeks ago Brink came out and those of us who bought it knew it was meant to be played online. Anyone who bought the game on Ps3 had to wait and the 360 users also had some issues to over come. The big hurdle now seems to be lag online. Wh…
    - 21 May 11, 10:12pm -

Trailers

  • ’007 Legends’ Trailer Joins Skyfall Premiere Trailer
    007 Legends has joined the premiere footage from upcoming Bond movie Skyfall in a ‘Super Trailer’. The cross-promotional trailer contains the premiere trailer for the latest Bond release featuring Daniel Craig, whilst also treating 007 fans to th…
    - 21 May 12, 2:52pm -
  • Elder Scrolls Online to feature ‘100 percent solo’ story
    Unsurprisingly, ‘conventionality’ isn’t a word which comes up too often at Bethesda and they plan to create a new vision of the modern MMO with their release of Elder Scrolls Online. Rarely a company to follow in the footsteps of those gone bef…
    - 19 May 12, 2:55pm -
  • Modern Warfare 3 ‘Face Off’ Trailer Released
    Activision has released a brand new trailer for the recently released Modern Warfare 3 game mode, Face Off. Having gone live to Elite members on Tuesday, the new game mode, which features as part of the Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection 3 DLC, will…
    - 18 May 12, 2:55pm -
  • More Halo 4 Details Emerge – Multiplayer Screens
    Microsoft has lavished Spartan fans with a new dose of Halo 4 news, including multiplayer details and the reveal of a Limited Edition version of the game. As previously announced at OnVideoGames, Halo 4 will feature the all new Spartan Ops, effective…
    - 17 May 12, 3:29pm -
  • Grand Theft Auto 5 Details Revealed
    Grand Theft Auto 5 has potentially seen its full line-up of vehicles unveiled, thanks to the impending release of Max Payne 3. Despite a lack of confirmation from Rockstar, a key fan has already taken a sneak peak at the source code for Max Payne 3 a…
    - 16 May 12, 2:52pm -
  • Minecraft Breaking All Kinds of Records
    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition continues to sell well and sits atop of the Xbox Live Digital Sales chart. Having been available for little over 5 days, Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has already sold more than 1 million copies; an impressive feat for a tit…
    - 15 May 12, 3:26pm -
  • Tomb Raider Reboot Delayed
    Tomb Raider is to be delayed until 2013, according to a statement from Crystal Dynamics. Adding to an increasingly hefty list of games to have been delayed until 2013, Tomb Raider is set to join the likes of Bioshock Infinite and potentially even Gra…
    - 14 May 12, 3:24pm -
  • Battlefield 3 Launches Double XP Weekend
    This weekend marks the first Double XP event for Battlefield 3. Beginning on May 12 at 12.01am PST (8am GMT) and ending at 1.59pm PST on May 13 (8am GMT on May 14), players are able to earn twice the normal experience points in all multiplayer matche…
    - 12 May 12, 2:57pm -
  • Batman: Arkham City Harley Quinn DLC Trailer Uncloaked
    Warner Bros Interactive has released a new trailer for the upcoming Harley Quinn DLC pack for Batman: Arkham Asylum. Pathological, psychotic, neurotic and vengeful, the DLC content, which is scheduled for release on Xbox 360 and PS3 on May 29 and is…
    - 11 May 12, 3:25pm -
  • Minecraft Breaks XBLA Digital Sales Records
    Minecraft for the Xbox 360 has broken all previous XBLA digital sales records, according to PlayXBLA. Dethroning the dirt track tearing mayhem of Trials Evolution, Minecraft began life on the PC and quickly became one of the most popular independentl…
    - 11 May 12, 3:13pm -

Features

  • PC Opinions: Catching up – The Difference New Graphics Cards Can Make
    PC gamers have never had it easy, and nor has PC gaming ever been the cheapest way to enjoy the latest games.  After 2 years with just a basic integrated graphics card, I finally decided to take the plunge and invest in my first PC upgrade.  How di…
    - 5 Aug 12, 3:57pm -
  • ZX Spectrum Turns 30 Today
    The ZX Spectrum turns 30 today and has been suitably honoured on Google’s front page. Having first been released on April 23 1982 at a price of £175 for the more expensive 48KB model and a more affordable £125 for the lesser 16KB model, the ZX Sp…
    - 23 Apr 12, 2:23pm -
  • Is Anders Breivik the Biggest Controversy to Hit the Call of Duty Franchise Yet?
    Whether recalling the “Catcher in the Rye” obsession of Mark Chapman or the “Helter Skelter” insanity of Charles Manson, it seems that popular forms of entertainment have always been the easiest of scapegoats for tragedies we would otherwise…
    - 21 Apr 12, 2:49pm -
  • Star Wars Kinect & Other Gaming Desires
    With Star Wars Kinect forcing its way to the top of gaming charts around Europe and utilising its Midi-chlorian makeup to engage in an equally impressive assault stateside, we have to wonder what the average gamer wants from the industry nowadays. Ma…
    - 11 Apr 12, 3:39pm -
  • Konami Attempt To Change The Standard For FPS Games
    In an announcement earlier today Konami released details on a new World War II air combat game.  Recently described as “breath-taking combat simulator featuring some of the most pivotal air battles of World War II, including the battle of Midway,…
    - 26 May 11, 8:21pm -
  • How to Make Video Games: A Helpful Guide
    If you were like me, you dreamed of creating your very own video game. Also, if you were like me, you had a stash of Victoria’s Secret catalogs underneath your stack of Highlights magazines you stole from the dentist. (Ahem.) As a youngster, Super…
    - 16 Aug 10, 7:59pm -

Gadgets

  • Nintendo Slashes Down Wii Price To $130
    Nintendo has slashed off the current price of their Wii console to 130.00 US Dollars. Wii consoles used to range from $180 to $190, but now that holiday is fast approaching, Nintendo has given a big discount to its consumers. The lowest $130-price di…
    - 26 Oct 12, 5:17pm -
  • Apple Unveils Game Controllers for iPad, iPhone and iTouch
    Apple Corporation has revealed that it is working now on game controller for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Due to the increasing demand for console-style controllers from the consumers, Apple and Gameloft work to achieve the solution in teaming up wit…
    - 9 Oct 12, 10:16am -
  • Microsoft to Unveil its Own Hardware Creations
    Microsoft (MSCFT) Corporation has announced the upcoming release of its own Windows 8-based tablet PCs. Microsoft’s CEO Steve Balmer announced in the Seattle Times that the new tablet’s name is “Surface” and that it will be priced and design…
    - 5 Oct 12, 1:53am -
  • Sony Unveils Super Slim PlayStation 3
    Sony Corporation has unveiled the upcoming release of their new PlayStation 3 hardware in Game Show press conference in Tokyo last September 17, 2012. The Sony Playstation 3, which was first released in 2006, was the first slim model that was release…
    - 24 Sep 12, 1:45pm -
  • PS3 Hacker Meets with Sony Chiefs
    George ‘GeoHot’ Hotz has met with Sony to discuss his hacking methods. Early 2011 was a HOT (Pun 100% intended) commodity in the world of hacking and was proving his worth with a series of high profile hacks. Firstly, he became the first person t…
    - 1 May 12, 2:39pm -
  • iPad 3 Release Date could be March 29th According to Amazon France
    As per usual with any release of an Apple product, rumours are circulating the blogsphere as to when the iPad 3 will be released. We are now into February, the time of year that a new iPad is usually announced and as a result rumours are going into o…
    - 2 Feb 12, 4:29pm -
  • Blackberry Co-CEO’s step down with immediate effect
    The two CEO’S of RIM, the creators of the Blackberry phones have today stepped down. Their jobs have been on the knife edge ever since the major blackberry outage last year. The pressure of this combined with Blackberry’s diminishing stake within…
    - 24 Jan 12, 4:37pm -
  • iPhone 5 Release Date – Will it be much longer?
    I am regularly asked by my colleagues when the iPhone 5 will be released. Traditionally we would have assumed that the next generation iPhone would be released some time in the summer, as it has been in previous years. However this is not the case wi…
    - 11 Jun 11, 7:22pm -
  • iPhone 5 Rumoured to be called iPhone 4S
    Rumours have been flying around recently in relation to the next generation Apple iPhone. Technology bloggers have previously be assuming the next generation iPhone will be named the iPhone 5. However recent speculation has suggested that it may in f…
    - 20 May 11, 1:19pm -
  • Apple iPhone 5 Release Date – Is it Worth Waiting?
    Rumours are circulating as to when the iPhone 5 release date will be. Is it worth waiting for the new iPhone which is rumoured to have HD gaming? Originally we were expecting the iPhone 5 to be released some time in late June, early July. This would…
    - 19 May 11, 3:59pm -

Apps

  • Activision Reveals Call of Duty App
    Activision has launched an all-new free Call of Duty app for iOS, Android, Windows Phone devices, and Windows 8 for their Call Of Duty franchise. The new Call of Duty app, which was designed to work “hand-in-hand” with Call of Duty: Ghosts, is fr…
    - 12 Nov 13, 12:42pm -
  • NRA Releases Own Video Game for iOS, Blaming Video Games for School Shootings
    Sandy Hook shooting has made NRA makes public of its new video game for iOS. Game titled NRA: Practice Range is now available on Apple‘s iOS rated ages 4 and up. This new video game is an iOS app that imitates shooting series which is different wit…
    - 24 Jan 13, 10:05am -
  • New ‘Final Fantasy’ RPG Now Available on iOS
    Newest Final Fantasy of Square Enix has now Final Fantasy: All the Bravest which reaches North American iOS store for download right after the early release in Japan and New Zealand. The game title shows very battled-oriented as its filling the scree…
    - 23 Jan 13, 6:56am -
  • Gameloft Unveils New Modern Combat Expansion Game
    Gameloft, a video game creation and publishing company based in San Francisco, California, has announced the release of their latest installment of the game app called Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour. The games do not only operate on iOS devices (iPhone s…
    - 18 Dec 12, 3:50am -
  • Aeria Games Unveils New MMOFPS Team Game
    A free-to-play online games publishing company, Aeria Games has recently announced its newly release game Born to Fire. Born to Fire, which is still on a beta testing, is a massively multiplayer online first-person shooter or MMOFPS. Players can now…
    - 30 Oct 12, 11:50am -
  • Angry Birds Star Wars Edition Up for on November 8
    IGN has announced that the famous angry birds have already been cast into the space to get into action. Angry Bird’s newest edition, “Angry Birds Star Wars” is scheduled to become fully downloadable online starting this November 8. Angry Birds…
    - 17 Oct 12, 3:19pm -
  • Feel the Force of the Kinect Star Wars App Today
    Kinect Star Wars is set to receive its very own app, with a release on both iOS and Android devices scheduled for today. Bringing the force to social networking, the app is set to allow users to view their Facebook and Twitter feeds in the same “cr…
    - 19 Apr 12, 2:07pm -
  • Steam Mobile App Becomes Publicly Available
    Following a succesful beta test, Valve have opened up their Steam mobile app to all of their account holders. The free app will allow Steam account holders to access the gaming community on the go. enabling them to chat and access the latest news. It…
    - 2 Feb 12, 4:14pm -
  • Top iPhone Games This Week
    The top 5 selling iPhone games this week continue to be dominated by the same games as previous weeks. We are looking for a new game to come in and take over the mantle of Angry Birds and Tiny Wings. The beauty of iPhone games is the next gem could c…
    - 20 May 11, 11:40pm -
  • HubPages App Comes to the iPhone

    - 21 Nov 10, 7:53pm -