The PlayStation Store is slashing prices on the likes of For Honor, Nier, and Ghost Recon

Posted 05/10 19:25 in Gaming | 0comments

The PlayStation Store is slashing prices on the likes of For Honor, Nier, and Ghost Recon

April showers bring May… video games?Point is, the PlayStation Store is celebrating spring with some solid deals.

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Prey speedrunner clears the game in under 10 minutes and it's glorious

Posted 05/10 18:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey speedrunner clears the game in under 10 minutes and it's glorious

Well, that sub-20-minute Prey speedrun I wrote about yesterday didn't last long.Speedrunner Bjurnie just posted a video showing off their self-described, world-record (for now) 9:55 second run.

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FIFA 17: Rejoice, Arsenal fans, as Adebayor, Bendtner, Flamini and Aliadiere arrive in Ultimate Team

Posted 05/10 18:23 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17: Rejoice, Arsenal fans, as Adebayor, Bendtner, Flamini and Aliadiere arrive in Ultimate Team

Huge news for Arsenal fans willing to pretend a certain running-the-length-of-the-Etihad-pitch-after-scoring incident never happened: four Gunners legends have been added to FIFA 17 Ultimate Team overnight.And by 'legends', I mean 'difficult exes'.

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How to get Prey’s Golden Gun

Posted 05/10 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

How to get Prey’s Golden Gun

But who wants them when you can have a golden gun?Once you’ve made them go bye-bye, create a route up to the top of the shaft with the GLOO Gun.

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Asking players to fill in the blanks isn’t laziness on the part of devs - it can be a mechanic in its own right

Posted 05/10 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Asking players to fill in the blanks isn’t laziness on the part of devs - it can be a mechanic in its own right

There’s no game – and no PlayStation – without play.When I was nine, it was using elastic to make Kermit a bungie-jumping stuntphibian or daubing my Barbies’ faces with red Smarties.

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6 Assassin's Creed Origins rumours that make Egypt sound ridiculously exciting

Posted 05/10 13:56 in Gaming | 0comments

6 Assassin's Creed Origins rumours that make Egypt sound ridiculously exciting

So, Assassin's Creed Origins, eh?Oh Assassin's, I've missed you.

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Want to make your own YouTube gaming series? Here's how it's done

Posted 05/10 13:36 in Gaming | 0comments

Want to make your own YouTube gaming series? Here's how it's done

Perhaps you’re a fan of a particular video game franchise and want to produce loads of video reviews on each entry?Maybe you want to delve into arcane pockets of video game history instead?

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Learn everything you need to know about Injustice 2 in less than 5 minutes with a new trailer

Posted 05/09 22:51 in Gaming | 0comments

Learn everything you need to know about Injustice 2 in less than 5 minutes with a new trailer

If you're a fighting game or DC comics fan, you probably know what Injustice 2 is all about - but what about your comic book-agnostic friend you want to persuade into playing with you?Well, if you can grab their attention for five minutes, show them the above video and it'll explain everything they need to know.

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The five best tracks in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Posted 05/09 22:31 in Gaming | 0comments

The five best tracks in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

The best Mario Kart game in the series got even better with the recent launch of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch.Each of these courses offers a distinct glimpse at why Mario Kart 8 Deluxe deserves its spot as king of all kart racing.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 will support PSVR according to Sony, here's what that could mean

Posted 05/09 20:22 in Gaming | 0comments

Star Wars Battlefront 2 will support PSVR according to Sony, here's what that could mean

Sony has confirmed that Star Wars Battlefront 2 will have some manner of PlayStation VR support.The most recent PlayStation newsletter put a prominent "PlayStation VR Compatible" badge on an image for the multiplayer shooter, as confirmed on both NeoGAF and UploadVR.

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Horizon players are making great things with the new photo mode. Aloy's 'I am not a model' face is *amazing*

Posted 05/09 19:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Horizon players are making great things with the new photo mode. Aloy's 'I am not a model' face is *amazing*

Earlier this month, Guerrilla Games added new poses to Horizon: Zero Dawn's photo mode.The game is already gorgeous, but these new options for Aloy have proven to be a useful tool in setting the mood of a particular shot.

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An ancient Egyptian Assassin's Creed can't just be business as usual

Posted 05/09 18:26 in Gaming | 0comments

An ancient Egyptian Assassin's Creed can't just be business as usual

As is now apparent by another leak for what is now pretty much confirmed to be called Assassin's Creed Origins it definitely looks like we're travelling back to Egypt.First off, what’s interesting to note is that the Egyptian setting would see the Creed swing from the most modern outing to date in Assassin’s Creed Syndicate to, literally, the most ancient.

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Prey just came out - aaaaaand it's been beaten in less than 20 minutes in an underpants speedrun

Posted 05/09 17:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey just came out - aaaaaand it's been beaten in less than 20 minutes in an underpants speedrun

But I really did not think the half-hour mark would get knocked down so quickly.And it's all thanks to liberal use of the GLOO gun and glitching through walls.

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Okay, this might be the first image of the new Assassin's Creed Origins

Posted 05/09 16:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Okay, this might be the first image of the new Assassin's Creed Origins

Okay, let's be cautious here but this could be the first shot of Assassin's Creed, possibly called origins.I'm in the process of trying to verify this so treat it with extreme caution for the time being.

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Where to find Josh Dalton in Prey (The Blackbox Project sidequest)

Posted 05/09 15:33 in Gaming | 0comments

Where to find Josh Dalton in Prey (The Blackbox Project sidequest)

If you’re reading this there’s probably one body you have in mind: Josh Dalton.As part of The Blackbox Project sidequest you have to seek out his remains in G.

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Why Bastion's narrator is a silver-tongued storyteller and an understated narrative lynchpin

Posted 05/09 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Why Bastion's narrator is a silver-tongued storyteller and an understated narrative lynchpin

” As the dulcet tones of this mysterious narrator fade from your speakers, the image of a young man lying on a threadbare bed creeps into focus.” It was at this moment during my first playthrough of Bastion that I cocked a quizzical eyebrow at my screen.

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From trash to treasure: the seven laws of good in-game crafting

Posted 05/09 02:17 in Gaming | 0comments

From trash to treasure: the seven laws of good in-game crafting

Part of crafting's appeal is the sense that you're using up a finite resource.The chance to earn extra crafting materials can make the best parts of a game more enticing.

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This week's best Overwatch moments: The most adorable Tracer face-off ever

Posted 05/08 23:40 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's best Overwatch moments: The most adorable Tracer face-off ever

Each week, we share the best outplays, strategies, and funny accidents from the past seven days of Overwatch matches all around the world.But the game also has plenty of heartwarming moments.

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VOTE: Splatoon 2 will still have hours-long map rotations - is it the right call?

Posted 05/08 22:14 in Gaming | 0comments

VOTE: Splatoon 2 will still have hours-long map rotations - is it the right call?

One of the most divisive parts of the original Splatoon is how it handles its selection of multiplayer maps, and Splatoon 2 isn't reversing course on that decision - though it is tweaking it a bit.Most multiplayer games either pick maps randomly from their entire selection or let players vote to determine where they want to play.

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Black Ops 3's Zombies Chronicles DLC will cost $30 for 8 remastered maps and bonus items

Posted 05/08 19:45 in Gaming | 0comments

Black Ops 3's Zombies Chronicles DLC will cost $30 for 8 remastered maps and bonus items

Playing old Call of Duty Zombies maps in gloriously high-res new detail will come with a premium price.An Activision press release confirmed some additional details about the Zombies Chronicles DLC coming to Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, including the eight featured stages and one price tag: $29.

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