Nintendo is the big winner at the T3 Awards Together with Three

Posted 09/20 23:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo is the big winner at the T3 Awards Together with Three

Forget the Emmys, tonight in London comedian Mark Watson hosted the "Oscars of the tech world," the T3 Awards Together with Three ceremony.It was a good night for games, with Nintendo taking home the big Brand of the Year (in association with DigitalSpy) award and the SteelSeries Arctis 7 taking home GamesRadar+'s Best Gaming Accessory honor.

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The memory of Satoru Iwata might live on in a hidden Nintendo Switch Easter egg

Posted 09/20 22:58 in Gaming | 0comments

The memory of Satoru Iwata might live on in a hidden Nintendo Switch Easter egg

And now, it appears his spirit lives on by way of an elaborate Easter egg hidden in the Nintendo Switch.Over the weekend, several in the Switch homebrew and hacking scene dug into some suspicious code and reportedly found a way to unlock a secret NES emulator.

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Fortnite Battle Royale, basically PUBG with building, comes to PC and consoles free on Sept. 26

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Fortnite Battle Royale, basically PUBG with building, comes to PC and consoles free on Sept. 26

Epic Games announced today that Fortnite Battle Royale, a new mode that proudly cribs notes from PUBG for its early-access builder/shooter game, will be free-to-play when it arrives on September 26 across PC, PS4, and Xbox One.Just like PUBG, Fortnite Battle Royale sets up to 100 players against each other on a massive map with no respawns and one objective: be the last one standing.

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Saying goodbye to Twitter's Fake Kaz Hirai: 'My mum is still annoyed that I chose to end it'

Posted 09/20 22:14 in Gaming | 0comments

Saying goodbye to Twitter's Fake Kaz Hirai: 'My mum is still annoyed that I chose to end it'

Last week, @KazHiraiCEO, AKA Fake Kaz Hirai, put out a statement saying all that would come to an end after E3 2011.Fake Kaz Hirai: I think the most surreal moment for me was when they showed some of my tweets on screen behind the real Kaz at Sony's 2016 CES event.

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The Final Fantasy 15 multiplayer DLC will show what happened during the game's time skip

Posted 09/20 19:51 in Gaming | 0comments

The Final Fantasy 15 multiplayer DLC will show what happened during the game's time skip

Dubbed "Comrades," the DLC will let you create your own character, play online with up to three friends, and even fill in a bit of missing lore.On that note, Final Fantasy 15 came out almost a year ago, but considering how ridiculously huge it is, it might've taken you that long just to get partway through it.

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Destiny 2: How to get to Power level 280 (and beyond) while playing solo

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Destiny 2: How to get to Power level 280 (and beyond) while playing solo

Although Destiny 2 presents some of the finest co-operative activities in gaming, that sort of thing isn’t for everyone.Not everyone even has friends who play Destiny 2.

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Junkertown is live in Overwatch, and Xbox One has a head-start in dealing with toxic players

Posted 09/20 18:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Junkertown is live in Overwatch, and Xbox One has a head-start in dealing with toxic players

Tired of dealing with bullies and sourpuss players in Overwatch?The new patch works with Xbox One's Xbox Live reputation system to identify poor sports.

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Pokemon Go celebrates the Equinox with double Stardust, special eggs and OOOOOH *Super Incubators*

Posted 09/20 16:24 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go celebrates the Equinox with double Stardust, special eggs and OOOOOH *Super Incubators*

*deep breath* From 1pm PDT/ 9pm BST on September 22 until 1pm PDT/9pm BST on October 2, Niantic is rewarding every Pokemon catch and egg hatch with double Stardust.There's also a nice little bonus if you're getting back to filling your Pokedex.

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NBA 2K18 review: 'Throws a new gauntlet down to the rest of sports gaming.'

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NBA 2K18 review: 'Throws a new gauntlet down to the rest of sports gaming.'

For the best part of a decade, NBA 2K has been streets ahead of other sports franchises.FIFA, Madden, and the rest were only just catching up to the idea of star-studded cutscenes, and before they can catch a breath NBA 2K goes San Andreas.

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Wolfenstein 2 'No More Nazis' trailer has guns, cheery music, and even a sex scene

Posted 09/19 23:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Wolfenstein 2 'No More Nazis' trailer has guns, cheery music, and even a sex scene

You're not just fighting Nazis - you're fighting Nazis with cyborg dog monsters that spit flame and uber-soldiers with tesla coil cannons.So it should be no surprise that the newest Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus gameplay trailer (subtitled "NO MORE NAZIS") is full of guns, violence, loud rock music, cursing, and even a sex scene.

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Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner - Mars is a 4K remaster with new audio and VR mode for PS4 and PC

Posted 09/19 22:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner - Mars is a 4K remaster with new audio and VR mode for PS4 and PC

You probably know Hideo Kojima for his work on the Metal Gear Solid series - but way back in 2001, he helped produce the PS2 mech combat game Zone of the Enders.And now, the cult classic is coming to PS4 and PC in spring 2018 with visuals remastered for 4K resolution, new audio design, a VR mode, and a fancy new title: Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner - Mars.

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The Golden Joystick Awards shortlist goes live Thursday, September 21

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The Golden Joystick Awards shortlist goes live Thursday, September 21

Yes, it's that time of year again: game awards season.And the Golden Joystick Awards - the world's biggest gaming award show where the winners are determined by you, the voting public - are just about ready to reveal the list of nominees for 2017's ceremony.

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Have you hit a levelling wall in Destiny 2? Here’s why you might be stuck, and how you can fix it (for now)

Posted 09/19 20:48 in Gaming | 0comments

Have you hit a levelling wall in Destiny 2? Here’s why you might be stuck, and how you can fix it (for now)

The most important matter, which some players are missing, is the way that Legendary mods affect the Power level of gear.Tests are being run, with modded gear removed to the Vault to get a pure, natural level.

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Battlefield 1 is free to play on Xbox One from September 22 - 24 with Xbox Live

Posted 09/19 17:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Battlefield 1 is free to play on Xbox One from September 22 - 24 with Xbox Live

Because it's only free if you already have an Xbox Live Gold subscription, which costs money.So while Battlefield 1 itself is free, accessing it is not.

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How well do you remember the Xbox 360? You'll have to be a true fan to score more than 12 in this quiz...

Posted 09/19 17:13 in Gaming | 0comments

How well do you remember the Xbox 360? You'll have to be a true fan to score more than 12 in this quiz...

The Xbox 360 is one of the greatest consoles of all time, with a ton of great games and a legacy that lives on to this day.But but how much can you really remember about Microsoft's second box?

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Destiny 2 treasure chests Sept 19-25: Here's where Cayde-6's loot is on Titan

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Destiny 2 treasure chests Sept 19-25: Here's where Cayde-6's loot is on Titan

In case you're in a rush though, here's a speedy way you can get them all in a matter of minutes.They're separated out by map riddle, in case you're just looking for one.

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Move over Xbox Game Pass, Jump is the best “Netflix For Games” subscription service yet

Posted 09/19 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Move over Xbox Game Pass, Jump is the best “Netflix For Games” subscription service yet

Problems of cost, concept and consumer concerns have all been factors squashing the relative impact of projects like PS Now and Xbox Game Pass, suggesting that the journey to a fully accessible, affordable and attractive video game subscription service isn’t going to be as easy as once presumed.Using what’s called its “Hyperjump technology”, the Jump PC app allows users to select any game in its catalogue and, as if by magic, almost immediately begin playing it.

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Monster Hunter World gets a worldwide release date, and it's sooner than you think

Posted 09/19 11:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Monster Hunter World gets a worldwide release date, and it's sooner than you think

But you’re not here to go “awwwh”, you’re here to slay monsters, and Monster Hunter World looks like it’ll be thoroughly delivering on the promise of its title.There will also be a Digital Deluxe Edition of Monster Hunter World for those who prefer to purchase their copies online, and both editions will be available to pre-order for that January 26th release.

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Sony’s pre-TGS 2017 conference has cat-collecting VR games *and* Final Fantasy 9 on PS4 – see the highlights here

Posted 09/19 11:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Sony’s pre-TGS 2017 conference has cat-collecting VR games *and* Final Fantasy 9 on PS4 – see the highlights here

Step right this way for a quick wrap-up of everything you may have missed, from new trailers, release dates and a few new VR games to blow you away.Ni No Kuni 2 is coming just a week earlier on January 19, 2018 and – as the trailer below shows – it’s just as beautiful as ever.

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Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite's first batch of DLC includes Black Panther, Venom, Monster Hunter, and more

Posted 09/18 23:23 in Gaming | 0comments

Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite's first batch of DLC includes Black Panther, Venom, Monster Hunter, and more

But of course, the roster won't stay at that number, with six more fighters coming to Infinite by the end of 2017.In my opinion, it's a little weird that the announced DLC gives Marvel the edge in total number of characters, with 19 to Capcom's 17.

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