Wonder what a Lego Halo game would look like? Check out this canceled Mega Bloks project

Posted 01/09 21:44 in Gaming | 0comments

Wonder what a Lego Halo game would look like? Check out this canceled Mega Bloks project

The world of unfinished video games can be pretty dang interesting.Every now and then you see a project that takes something familiar and turns your expectations upside down, putting a new twist to old favorites.

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Here's an NES Mini loaded up with 54 extra games like it's no big deal

Posted 01/09 20:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's an NES Mini loaded up with 54 extra games like it's no big deal

The official story is that NES Mini will only ever run the 30 included games, since Nintendo has no plans to sell extra titles for the nostalgia-oozing system.The console holds up remarkably well to its game collection being suddenly tripled, duly adding the new additions to the menu in alphabetical order.

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South Park: The Fractured But Whole - release date, gameplay, trailer, and everything we know

Posted 01/09 20:22 in Gaming | 0comments

South Park: The Fractured But Whole - release date, gameplay, trailer, and everything we know

After reading up on The Fractured But Whole, you may find yourself unable to sit down from all the excitement.Bottom line: we can barely contain all this info on the newest South Park game.

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Undersea survival in deep space: You should be playing Subnautica

Posted 01/09 19:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Undersea survival in deep space: You should be playing Subnautica

You know how survival games go: you make an axe out of sticks and then use it to make a better axe.It’s the lost at sea setting that does it: water is an alien environment at the best of times.

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Final Fantasy 15 player discovers huge plots of unused land that could hint at DLC plans

Posted 01/09 18:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 15 player discovers huge plots of unused land that could hint at DLC plans

But thanks to one player, we know that there's even more waiting out there.YouTuber Fotm Hero has uploaded a video showing how, using a glitch to go out of the game's typical boundaries, he visited previously unseen areas.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda's DLC plans don't include a season pass

Posted 01/09 17:42 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda's DLC plans don't include a season pass

This falls in line with the first three Mass Effect games, which didn't tend to bundle up their post-release DLC.Season passes or no, the Mass Effect series has had a complicated relationship with DLC.

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Looks like Injustice 2 has a release date: May 16

Posted 01/06 23:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Looks like Injustice 2 has a release date: May 16

If you're a fan of superheroes wailing on each other, mark your calendars.Still, with 2017 in full swing and a release date (seemingly) set, I imagine we'll start hearing plenty more right quick.

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Elite: Dangerous players make first contact with aliens, and holy hell it's cool

Posted 01/06 19:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Elite: Dangerous players make first contact with aliens, and holy hell it's cool

Space sim Elite: Dangerous has been available for PC since December 2014, and Xbox One since October 2015.But it's only now, many moons later, that players have made first contact with alien lifeforms - and the reveal is, frankly speaking, pretty dang cool.

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The 25 best free games to play right now

Posted 01/06 18:01 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best free games to play right now

There are plenty of quality free games out there for console and mobile.We've rounded up the 25 best free games available on console and mobile right now.

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Looks like Shenmue HD is coming, at least if these web registrations are anything to go by

Posted 01/06 17:13 in Gaming | 0comments

Looks like Shenmue HD is coming, at least if these web registrations are anything to go by

With Shenmue 3 slated to arrive on PlayStation 4 later this year, fans have been wondering about the best way to get caught up to speed.A Shenmue remaster; "Shenmue HD," if you will.

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Here are the best games just added to the PlayStation Store sale - The Last Guardian has 40% off

Posted 01/06 16:12 in Gaming | 0comments

Here are the best games just added to the PlayStation Store sale - The Last Guardian has 40% off

If you've still got some leftover Christmas cash, the UK PlayStation Store January sale just added a stack more games.The sale lasts until January 20 but some offers on the store will disappear tonight (January 6) so probably best to invest fast.

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And now it's D.Va's turn to be nerfed in Overwatch and players aren't happy

Posted 01/06 15:11 in Gaming | 0comments

And now it's D.Va's turn to be nerfed in Overwatch and players aren't happy

Nerfing Roadhog's hook in Overwatch I get, because that thing was nasty.This is what's happening to the character:  According to developer comments, "D.

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Explosive, immediate and full of rockets, the thrill machine Hawken is free-to-play shooting done right

Posted 01/06 14:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Explosive, immediate and full of rockets, the thrill machine Hawken is free-to-play shooting done right

Why did it take you so long to make the journey to Xbox One?Let’s put that question to one side, because Hawken has improved a lot, and really is enjoying a new lease of life on Xbox.

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Pete Hines on how Bethesda became one of the most creative publishers of this generation

Posted 01/06 13:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Pete Hines on how Bethesda became one of the most creative publishers of this generation

Things that aren’t just saying, “Well everyone’s doing X, so we’re going to do X too.PH: Yeah, it’s not like we’re working with Arkane and asking them to make racing or rugby games.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location January 6 - 8. Monte Carlo!

Posted 01/06 12:36 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location January 6 - 8. Monte Carlo!

It's his first visit since The Dawning and Xur, like the rest of us, is looking a little worse for wear after three weeks of merriment.Standing alone in The Reef, there's a distinct whiff of camembert and gin-scented regret emanating from the spaghetti-faced Destiny merchant this week but it's ok, we've all been there.

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The lessons Horizon: Zero Dawn can learn from 12 years of Monster Hunter

Posted 01/06 12:01 in Gaming | 0comments

The lessons Horizon: Zero Dawn can learn from 12 years of Monster Hunter

Alongside the increased visibility of the main Monster Hunter titles themselves, a series of pretenders (God Eater, Soul Sacrifice, Toukiden: Kiwami, et al.But after 12 years (the original Monster Hunter dropped in March of 2004), the original formula is growing stale.

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Don't play Resident Evil 7, live it with a haunted house-style experience in London

Posted 01/05 19:24 in Gaming | 0comments

Don't play Resident Evil 7, live it with a haunted house-style experience in London

To celebrate the launch of Resident Evil 7, Capcom is inviting fans to explore a real-life version of the game's creepy locale.All you have to do is show up at the venue in London's East End between January 20 and 23, and bring a partner who can hold your hand-- er, survive.

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Breath of the Wind might not be a Switch launch title in Europe (it's okay to cry a little)

Posted 01/05 17:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Breath of the Wind might not be a Switch launch title in Europe (it's okay to cry a little)

Bad news, Europeans: you might have to take a trip to North America or Japan if you want to play Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the Switch in March.Eurogamer have reported that it’s looking likely that the latest Legend of Zelda game won’t be ready in time for a European March release.

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Terry Crews wants to voice Overwatch's Doomfist and Twitter has said YES, PLEASE GOD YES

Posted 01/05 13:06 in Gaming | 0comments

Terry Crews wants to voice Overwatch's Doomfist and Twitter has said YES, PLEASE GOD YES

Sounds like he might not have been Mr Nice Guy (the mushroom cloud behind him certainly looks ominous).The Doomfist this chap is wearing is noticeably more augmented, its shiny metal casing stretching all the way to his shoulder - so Crews could voice a noticeably more powerful Doomfist.

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Mass Effect Andromeda's combat gameplay shows off loadouts, classes and... well, combat

Posted 01/05 12:50 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect Andromeda's combat gameplay shows off loadouts, classes and... well, combat

First we got Mass Effect Andromeda's release date, then some screens, now we have some combat gameplay.Clearly Bioware finally wants us to know about this game it's making.

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