Get the Uncharted 4 or Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PS4 bundles for $50 off

Posted 02/17 19:39 in Gaming | 0comments

Get the Uncharted 4 or Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PS4 bundles for $50 off

Been waiting for Black Friday-like prices to return before you pick up one of those slim new PS4 models?Your moment has arrived.

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The 25 best FPS games of all time

Posted 02/17 18:59 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best FPS games of all time

The laser-scoped lovelies that through either age, or just not quite making it, didn't (despite their many weaponised wonders) land an official spot.In fact, let's start with the granddaddy: the original, 1993 Doom.

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Check out Pokemon Go update's new 'mon, evolutions, items, and more datamining discoveries

Posted 02/17 18:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Check out Pokemon Go update's new 'mon, evolutions, items, and more datamining discoveries

I put that together with Niantic's announcement to bring you a quick list of all the new stuff.More than 80 new monsters from Pokemon Gold and Silver are now roaming the world.

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Self-driving cars, the Russian Mob and anti-hack enemies - Watch Dogs 2’s Human Conditions DLC is far too much fun

Posted 02/17 15:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Self-driving cars, the Russian Mob and anti-hack enemies - Watch Dogs 2’s Human Conditions DLC is far too much fun

It’s great to be back in the company of Marcus, Watch Dogs 2’s painfully cool protagonist.Feed Watch Dogs 2 into your eyes with a Red Bull chaser and it’s like plugging into some kind of millennial matrix while having Hudson Mohawke blasting into your eardrums.

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Why Resident Evil 3’s Nemesis is the deadliest villain in the history of survival horror

Posted 02/17 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Why Resident Evil 3’s Nemesis is the deadliest villain in the history of survival horror

You’ve conjured up an image of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis’ utterly terrifying titular star.Umbrella’s ruthlessly relentless creation is the deadliest, most determined villain in survival horror history.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, February 17 - 19. Hard Light!

Posted 02/17 13:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, February 17 - 19. Hard Light!

They're all very open minded if you catch my drift.Lucky Raspberry for Hunters continues this week's trend of stuff you can probably live without.

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The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta is coming, here's how to download and what's included

Posted 02/17 03:47 in Gaming | 0comments

The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta is coming, here's how to download and what's included

An open beta for Ghost Recon: Wildlands is on the way in less than two weeks, giving all comers the chance to infiltrate and destroy (virtual) Bolivian drug cartels however they choose.The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta will run from February 23 at 6 am EST / 11 am GMT to February 27 at the same time.

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The top 10 most addictive mobile games

Posted 02/16 23:36 in Gaming | 0comments

The top 10 most addictive mobile games

Your smartphone is one of your most powerful gaming machines.Maybe it’s not as powerful as a console in raw graphics and processing, but in how many hours of entertainment it can provide, mobile devices go toe-to-toe.

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Nintendo Switch is out in the wild - check out these unboxing shots and set-up video

Posted 02/16 22:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch is out in the wild - check out these unboxing shots and set-up video

We're two weeks away from the Nintendo Switch launch, but in the world of video games, patience is not a virtue - in fact, patience can pretty much eat it, because the Switch appears to already be in someone's home.As well as a video showing off the system's user interface - which, up until now, has only been seen in the briefest of glimpses.

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Crash Bandicoot HD trilogy will ooga-booga your PS4 on June 30 for $40

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Crash Bandicoot HD trilogy will ooga-booga your PS4 on June 30 for $40

The Crash Bandicoot HD remasters (okay, okay, the "Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy") will arrive on PS4 on June 30 of this year, Activision has confirmed.

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Overwatch's Tracer gets her own Nendoroid and fans are all OH MY GOD LOOK AT HER

Posted 02/16 18:52 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch's Tracer gets her own Nendoroid and fans are all OH MY GOD LOOK AT HER

She's got the cute super-deformed design and interchangeable parts you'd expect, but the part that really sets her above her Nendo-cousins?Her fringe is individually articulated so it can flop down over her goggles.

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9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Posted 02/16 18:18 in Gaming | 0comments

9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Those things Metallica sang about a couple times.I meant tormented beyond comprehension.

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4 secrets to winning For Honor’s 4x4 matches, from the mind behind the game

Posted 02/16 18:05 in Gaming | 0comments

4 secrets to winning For Honor’s 4x4 matches, from the mind behind the game

Help is at hand though, and who better to get it from than the mind behind For Honor, creative director Jason Vandenberghe?Having taken an actual course in fighting with a longsword, he knows his stuff about both virtual and real-life duelling.

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Leaked Destiny video might tease the Vex DLC that never was

Posted 02/16 17:18 in Gaming | 0comments

Leaked Destiny video might tease the Vex DLC that never was

Ok, technically that milky fluid is the Vex, and they just ride around in those robot suits like frothy Gundam pilots.The only question is why the 34 seconds of computer generated footage were ever computer generated in the first place.

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15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Posted 02/16 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Starting an NG+ after finishing the main story, delivers you back to the beginning, only this time complete with your weapons, inventory (minus keys) and stats from the end of your first game.Enemies are of course tougher, but as a result, the game experience is very different to the first play through.

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Bad Company 2 - Going back to a time when Battlefield wasn’t afraid to tell a few jokes

Posted 02/16 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Bad Company 2 - Going back to a time when Battlefield wasn’t afraid to tell a few jokes

Preston Marlowe is a cocky, mischievous sniper who ended up in Bad Company after crashing a helicopter into a general’s limousine.Several games, notably Red Faction, featured destructible levels, but Bad Company was one of the first to have meaningful tactical applications.

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Everyone's dancing in For Honor and it's freakin' adorable

Posted 02/16 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Everyone's dancing in For Honor and it's freakin' adorable

What is it with Ubi games and dancing?Both Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell have managed passible attempts at 'walk the dinosaur' in the past.

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So... how does Breath of the Wild fit into the Zelda timeline?

Posted 02/16 12:47 in Gaming | 0comments

So... how does Breath of the Wild fit into the Zelda timeline?

It also appears that Twilight Princess HD wasn’t just a remaster intended to tide fans over.Instead, it’s been found to have strong ties to the Breath of the Wild.

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Horizon: Zero Dawn's weather system nearly had random lightning strikes, 'but it just felt unfair'

Posted 02/16 12:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Horizon: Zero Dawn's weather system nearly had random lightning strikes, 'but it just felt unfair'

At one point in Horizon: Zero Dawn development, its complex weather system featured naturalistic lighting strikes that could hit the player and enemies alike.While that sounds like it would have looked impressive there's obviously quite the issue with random inflictions of massive electrical damage.

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Halo Wars 2 review: 'A tried, tested and slightly tired RTS formula that's competent but lacking in depth and originality.'

Posted 02/16 09:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Halo Wars 2 review: 'A tried, tested and slightly tired RTS formula that's competent but lacking in depth and originality.'

Zerging is such a reliable strategy in Halo Wars 2 that I wonder whether I’m some kind of RTS prodigy without even realising it.At its core, Halo Wars 2 is a traditional, speedy flavour of RTS that seems to be a dying breed on PC, and never really bred on consoles in the first place (the original Halo Wars being one of the few notable successes).

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