Datamine suggests Pokemon Go's Christmas event isn't done adding things yet

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Datamine suggests Pokemon Go's Christmas event isn't done adding things yet

Another Pokemon Go update, another datamine revealing all of its secrets.This week, fans of Niantic's mobile spin on the Pokemon franchise have uncovered new trainer customization options, more progress on shiny Pokemon and Pokemon genders, and most curious of all, the addition of presents.

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The 10 best sports games of 2016

Posted 12/22 18:17 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 best sports games of 2016

Leicester City and the Chicago Cubs aren’t the only romantic sports stories of 2016.But which sports offering deserves to be proclaimed as this year’s very best?

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God of War 4 development is further along than you think, director says he played the game start to finish

Posted 12/22 17:24 in Gaming | 0comments

God of War 4 development is further along than you think, director says he played the game start to finish

The God of War 4 reveal at E3 2016 was one of PlayStation's biggest surprises.It's been six months since then, and we've still only the single gameplay trailer to give us an idea of what the game is like.

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Here are all the Season's Greetings from your favourite developers

Posted 12/22 16:36 in Gaming | 0comments

Here are all the Season's Greetings from your favourite developers

Christmas can only mean one thing: seasonally rendered versions of your favourite game characters smiling next to snowmen or handing out presents.Unless you're Hideo Kojima, in which case it looks more like Mads Mikkelsen is planning to kill you before New Year.

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Poll: Which upcoming game of 2017 are you most excited about?

Posted 12/22 16:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Poll: Which upcoming game of 2017 are you most excited about?

2016 has been a hell of a good year for games.2017 is already looking equally good, if not better, so let's start getting excited early, shall we?

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9 awesome video game guns that don't kill

Posted 12/22 15:34 in Gaming | 0comments

9 awesome video game guns that don't kill

Love 'em or hate 'em, it's simple fact that guns facilitate violence.Our so-called "heroes" have probably put more bullets in living bodies than there are drops of rain during a thunderstorm.

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Why I love Halo 3's medals - who needs top score when your chest is covered in shiny achievements?

Posted 12/22 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Why I love Halo 3's medals - who needs top score when your chest is covered in shiny achievements?

Recently, I went back to look at my Halo 3 service record, and I could still recall how and when I achieved some of the rarer, and most treasured, ones.I only got four of these in my entire Halo 3 career.

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PS VR just got 360 YouTube support - ride all the roller coasters. Hurl all the hurls

Posted 12/22 13:39 in Gaming | 0comments

PS VR just got 360 YouTube support - ride all the roller coasters. Hurl all the hurls

YouTube is rolling out a 1.09 update for PS4 that adds 360 video compatibility for PS VR.

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What's new for Overwatch in 2017? Blizzard promising new heroes, maps and customisation (probably)

Posted 12/22 12:58 in Gaming | 0comments

What's new for Overwatch in 2017? Blizzard promising new heroes, maps and customisation (probably)

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan has been talking plans for 2017.As with the heroes there's "one map we have a pretty good level of confidence in" that sounds like it could be an imminent contender.

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Final Fantasy 15's food isn't just gorgeous - it was tested on actual camping hardware

Posted 12/21 23:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 15's food isn't just gorgeous - it was tested on actual camping hardware

Final Fantasy 15 is a strange video game for a lot of reasons.And the story behind their creation is as silly and overindulgent as, well, the entirety of Final Fantasy 15.

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Final Fantasy 15 gets free New Game+ patch so you can show those Garula who's boss

Posted 12/21 23:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Final Fantasy 15 gets free New Game+ patch so you can show those Garula who's boss

If you've already completed Final Fantasy 15, well then first off, holy cactuar, congrats to you.I haven't even had time to start the dang thing.

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Star Wars Battlefront players get double XP and free access to Death Star DLC over Christmas weekend

Posted 12/21 17:24 in Gaming | 0comments

Star Wars Battlefront players get double XP and free access to Death Star DLC over Christmas weekend

Whether you're a regular Star Wars Battlefront player or just curious now that the game's been out for a year, this weekend seems like a good time to check things out.From December 23 to 25, players will receive double XP, and the Death Star expansion's maps and modes will be free to all.

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Why you should give your games away this Christmas

Posted 12/21 16:52 in Gaming | 0comments

Why you should give your games away this Christmas

When the final boss has fallen and every secret has been uncovered, where do your games go?Because you're right - it's totally fair to keep the games you enjoyed around in case you want to revisit them.

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The Last of Us 2 - trailer, plot info, Ellie's fury and everything you need to know

Posted 12/21 16:11 in Gaming | 0comments

The Last of Us 2 - trailer, plot info, Ellie's fury and everything you need to know

And if The Last Of Us 2 trailer that debuted at Sony’s PlayStation Experience earlier in December is any indication, she is PISSED.This has lead some to some Last Of Us 2 theories where folk are speculating Joel is actually dead.

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FIFA 17's latest feature shows everything that's wrong with the human race

Posted 12/21 14:02 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17's latest feature shows everything that's wrong with the human race

For years I’ve been obsessed with FIFA’s Ultimate Team mode.Every year, to keep folk like me interested, EA tries to improve it with a new feature.

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Ellie's back in the mo-cap studio for The Last of Us 2, but where's Joel?

Posted 12/21 13:48 in Gaming | 0comments

Ellie's back in the mo-cap studio for The Last of Us 2, but where's Joel?

The Last of Us 2 is now very much a thing and, as it's official, we're seeing a few little snippets of info here and there.Where's Troy Baker, who plays Joel exactly?

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The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know

Posted 12/21 13:38 in Gaming | 0comments

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know

First, go to Settings > Power Saving Settings > Set Features Available in Rest Mode and select the options you want to use.By going through Settings > Devices > Controllers, you can reduce the Brightness of DUALSHOCK 4 Light Bar from Bright (Standard) to Medium or Dim, which may help to prolong the charge.

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How Arkane made Dishonored an instant classic by balancing delicate stealth with wild swashbuckling

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How Arkane made Dishonored an instant classic by balancing delicate stealth with wild swashbuckling

The story of Dishonored begins with Dark Messiah, a game that had no right to be as good as it turned out to be.The game retained Dark Messiah’s kinetic melee system and relatively realistic physics, but shifted the emphasis onto murky stealth and murderous magic.

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Pokemon Go players have caught 88 billion Pokemon and walked far enough to leave the solar system

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Pokemon Go players have caught 88 billion Pokemon and walked far enough to leave the solar system

Pluto is only 7.5 kilometers away, meaning trainers have collectively left the solar system.

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Fruit Ninja VR hits PS4 just in time to show holiday guests the joy of flailing around in virtual reality

Posted 12/20 22:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Fruit Ninja VR hits PS4 just in time to show holiday guests the joy of flailing around in virtual reality

The original Fruit Ninja was one of those first few games that made playing on a touchscreen instantly appealing when it came out back in 2010, and now it can do the same for virtual reality.It looks pretty simple, but also super fun.

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