Tuesday, August 20, 2019

PS5 price UPDATE: Great news for PlayStation fans ahead of 2020 release date

PS5 owners have been given some potentially great news ahead of the console's 2020 release date.With the PlayStation set for an imminent reveal,...

The Mortal Kombat movie's Liu Kang is Power Ranger Ludi Lin

Casting for the upcoming Mortal Kombat movie has gathered pace.Ludi Lin, who played Zack in the 2017 Power Rangers reboot as well as...

PS5 release date news: PlayStation leak points to imminent launch event

The PlayStation 5 release date appears to be in sight, as new leaks point towards an imminent launch event.PS5 specs and details were...

PS4 free game WARNING: Last chance to download surprise PlayStation release

PS4 gamers have their last chance to download and play a gaming classic that has yet to be featured as a free PS...

As Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver turns 20, let's remember why it was brilliant

Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver turned 20 years old on the 16th August 2019.Crystal Dynamics' influential PSone, PC and, later, Dreamcast classic was...

Respawn admits "we broke our promise" with Apex Legends' current loot box-riddled event

Respawn has responded to the furore around Apex Legends' controversial Iron Crown Collection event, admitting it broke its promise about how loot boxes...

Vault 94 is Fallout 76's first instanced dungeon

Fallout 76's upcoming vault raid is the game's first instanced dungeon, Bethesda has revealed. This means the raid will prevent...

What does it take to truly know a video game location?

I realised the other day that I had probably played through Gato Roboto about five times by now. This wonderfully compact Metroidvania has...

Licence revoked: the disturbing case of the disappearing video games – Reader’s Feature

Forza Motorsport 6 – licence to be killedA reader discusses the downside to having real cars and licensed music in video games: at...

Four great video games that need a sequel – Reader’s Feature

Eternal Champions – probably not in line for a rebootA reader names four classic games he’d love to see get a sequel, reboot,...

Weekend Hot Topic, part 1: What’s your favourite strategy game?

I don’t think I’ve ever played a real-time strategy game, unless something like Cannon Fodder counts, but my favourite turn-based ones are XCOM:...

Halo Infinite creative director leaves 343 Industries as part of leadership reshuffle

Release date not affected, says Microsoft. Halo Infinitive's creative director, Tim Longo, has parted ways with 343 Industries, approximately a year ahead of the game's...

Her Story dev's latest investigate FMV thriller Telling Lies is out next week

Her Story developer Sam Barlow's latest non-linear FMV spectacular, Telling Lies, finally has a release day: it'll be available on PC and iOS...

Commandos 2, Praetorians HD remasters get first full gameplay trailers

Out on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 later this year. Kalypso Media has delved into its shimmering bag of nostalgia and plucked out the first...

Games Inbox: Best old school FPS, Man Of Medan reviews, and FUZE4 for Switch

In response to Hexy’s letter this morning, I’m lucky enough to have a three-bedroom house that was originally used as three bedrooms, but...

How to watch the Gamescom: Opening Night Live stream

Gamescom: Opening Night Live is the latest new addition to Europe’s most popular annual game event, and while exact details haven’t been confirmed,...

Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes coming to PS4 and PC in October

Travis Strikes Again, Grasshopper's previously Switch-exclusive No More Heroes spin-off, will be unsheathing its Beam Katana and swaggering onto PS4 and Steam on...

Nintendo's having another Indie Direct next week

Nintendo has announced that it'll be hosting another of its indie-focussed livestream presentations next week, just in time for Gamescom.Nintendo's Indie World livestream,...

Epic Games Store gets more features in cloud saves update

Including Humble Bundle keyless integration.  Having initially tested the feature on a couple of indie titles, the Epic Games Store has now rolled out...

Pokemon Sword and Shield LEAKED: Nintendo Switch owners in for a treat

Pokemon Sword and Shield Nintendo Switch details may have leaked ahead of the game's November release date.With the game still a few months...

Xbox One free games weekend: Play some of the BEST Xbox releases at no...

Xbox One owners can download a couple of games for free this weekend.As part of Microsoft's regular Free Play Days promotion, Xbox fans...

Fortnite won't #RemoveTheMech, and now Epic has explained its reasoning

Since the start of Fortnite's 10th season, conversation around the game has been dominated by one thing: its horrible hulking death robots. ...

Borderlands 3 YouTuber's channel disappears amidst Take-Two investigation over leaks

After reports 2K Games targeted videos with takedown notices. Earlier this month, the Borderlands 3 community was in uproar after YouTuber Matt "SupMatto" Somers, a...

Anthem for £15, Devil May 5 for £21 and other console game bargains

Grab yourself a weekend treat. The weekend's here, and what better way to spend the next couple days getting than stuck into new a game?...

Best VR headsets of 2019

2019 had been a great year in the world of virtual reality, with updated VR headsets from the likes of Oculus now on sale and...

Five of the Best: Hands

Five of the Best is a series. Every Friday lunchtime, UK time, when you've mentally clocked out for the...

A DJ did voice-acting for a new Mortal Kombat 11 Sub-Zero skin and it...

Oh Warner Bros. What have you done to my darling Sub-Zero?The publisher, in its infinite wisdom, has decided to release a skin for...

Siberia-set Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts will try to lure you back to the series...

Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts launches for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on 22nd November.This is the back-to-basics return for the series first...

Ambitious Skyrim mod Skyblivion in final stages of development

Morroweyr still yet to be announced. The volunteer-based group TESRenewel has released a new teaser trailer showing the incredible progress it's made on the mod...

Tetris 99 gets a Fire Emblem: Three Houses crossover

The next Tetris 99 event will be a crossover with Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Play Tetris 99 and rack up points over next...