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Forza Horizon 3 coming in September, brings four player co-op to the Australian outback

Posted 06/13 19:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Forza Horizon 3 coming in September, brings four player co-op to the Australian outback

The opening trailer showed a mix of city streets, forests, deserts, and beaches.Kangaroos hop around, rivers run through two-lane freeways, and dirt roads combine to form one of the most diverse locations seen in the series.

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Ubisoft announces Trials Of The Blood Dragon, released immediately on PC/PS4/Xbox One

Posted 06/13 23:38 in Gaming | 0comments

Ubisoft announces Trials Of The Blood Dragon, released immediately on PC/PS4/Xbox One

Two of Ubisoft’s biggest cult hits are coming together in one of the more bonkers efforts announced at this year’s E3.This is also developed by RedLynx and picks up where the Blood Dragon left off, enabling you to traverse levels (and dimensions) on your two-wheeler while pulling off loop-the-loops, riding a “rollercoaster of righteousness”, and using guns to shoot cyborgs.

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Forza Horizon 3 Barn Find locations guide

Posted 09/20 18:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Forza Horizon 3 Barn Find locations guide

As with prior Forza Horizons, hint circles appear as you progress through the game.Provided you’re continually participating in activities, purple hint circles should appear every 70 to 80 minutes.

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This custom Xbox One S somehow ruins both Xbox and cars at the same time

Posted 09/27 16:31 in Gaming | 0comments

This custom Xbox One S somehow ruins both Xbox and cars at the same time

The Xbox One S and Audi R8: two great designs that don't look so great together.The console's standard boxy form is still evident enough to keep this strange chimera from looking any kind of aerodynamic.

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Burnout's creative director Alex Ward takes us behind the scenes of the acclaimed racing series

Posted 11/03 14:00 in Gaming | 0comments

Burnout's creative director Alex Ward takes us behind the scenes of the acclaimed racing series

This interview was conducted by Official Xbox Magazine in May 2016 When life gives Alex Ward lemons, he makes it rain lemon juice.Bands – the ones they like to play are the ones that they want to sing, like their new stuff.

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Dirt Rally is basically Dark Souls on wheels – and it's all because of a bloke with a clipboard

Posted 11/25 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Dirt Rally is basically Dark Souls on wheels – and it's all because of a bloke with a clipboard

It’s Dark Souls on wheels, basically, where the track is Lord of Cinder and your co-driver’s pacenotes are letters left by people who’ve failed hard before you.A hairpin turn is a lumbering golem with a brutal hook that has you turning on your tail.

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Take a road trip across the globe with the best racetracks and locations in the Forza series

Posted 12/07 16:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Take a road trip across the globe with the best racetracks and locations in the Forza series

For the past 11 years, the Forza series has taken us across the globe, on racetracks and city streets in the core series, and through fields and vineyards in Horizon.It’s also full of barns containing abandoned cars that anyone can take away, restore and drive.

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The best Mario Kart games from worst to best

Posted 12/14 22:09 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Mario Kart games from worst to best

Here are the all the Mario Kart games ever made, from worst to best.Selling nearly 40 million copies worldwide, Mario Kart Wii is Nintendo's third best-selling game ever, falling just behind system pack-ins Wii Sports and Super Mario Bros.

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Yes, you need Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo Switch even if you played on Wii U

Posted 03/13 22:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Yes, you need Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo Switch even if you played on Wii U

It sold more than 8 million copies of Mario Kart 8 during that time, an astounding attach rate of 60 percent.For everyone sitting at the center of this peculiar venn diagram, the question stands: if you purchased Mario Kart 8 just three years ago, do you really need to buy it again for Nintendo Switch?

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5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Posted 03/13 22:56 in Gaming | 0comments

5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Here’s the thing, though: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch is even better.What made the PAX East demo of Deluxe so special, though, was realizing how seamless it makes multiplayer.

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Five little things we love about the PS4 (and five things that still annoy us)

Posted 03/21 19:33 in Gaming | 0comments

Five little things we love about the PS4 (and five things that still annoy us)

I remember marveling when I could play PS4 games on my Vita in another room of my house, but Share Play is on a whole other level.When Sony released the slim PS4 and PS4 Pro, it also quietly revised the DualShock 4 and fixed most of its flaws.

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Nine years on, Burnout Paradise is an imperfect, but still thrilling and mega fun, open-world racer

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

Nine years on, Burnout Paradise is an imperfect, but still thrilling and mega fun, open-world racer

The Xbox 360 was my first Xbox console and Burnout Paradise the first game I ever lovingly shoved into its disc slot.And in many ways, Burnout Paradise and I are actually very similar.

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How Race Driver: Grid’s rewinding time and deeply unhinged AI made it a beloved racer

Posted 04/20 14:06 in Gaming | 0comments

How Race Driver: Grid’s rewinding time and deeply unhinged AI made it a beloved racer

Oh yeah, and they’re terrific when you bugger up a hairpin in a Koenigsegg CCXR while racing the Le Mans 24 Hours.With Gran Turismo 5 still some two years away, PS3 petrolheads needed something to get their engines revving.

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GTA Online's new Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic throwback to Micro Machines

Posted 04/20 22:10 in Gaming | 0comments

GTA Online's new Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic throwback to Micro Machines

The incoming Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic tribute to racing games like Codemaster's Micro Machines, pulling the camera way up and back to simulate the toy-scale thrills of the olden days.This is a really clever way to put the impossibly high-flying track design of the Cunning Stunts update to new use.

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Eight Nintendo games that NEED to become Mario Kart 8 tracks right now

Posted 04/21 12:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Eight Nintendo games that NEED to become Mario Kart 8 tracks right now

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is awesome, and if anyone else suggests otherwise I'll Blue Shell them.It's so awesome, in fact, that games which don't even have Mario in the title are allowed to join the dangerous dodgem party.

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Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the online multiplayer? Don't forget it'll cost extra later this year

Posted 04/28 19:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the online multiplayer? Don't forget it'll cost extra later this year

Clearly, Mario Kart is at its best on the couch (or rooftop party) with friends.But online multiplayer helps fill that gap when distance, time, and the general concept of "adulthood" interferes with gaming parties.

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Taking a lazy Sunday cruise in Forza Horizon 3 to soak up the wonders of the Australian landscape

Posted 05/04 17:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Taking a lazy Sunday cruise in Forza Horizon 3 to soak up the wonders of the Australian landscape

Benjamin Penrose, art director on both Forza Horizon 3 and 2, is a romantic at heart.It’s there, in Forza Horizon 2.

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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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Gran Turismo Sport - the Beta shows that this racer is better, and more complete than you think...

Posted 05/14 15:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Gran Turismo Sport - the Beta shows that this racer is better, and more complete than you think...

A cut-down version of Gran Turismo Sport has been made available as a Closed Beta.Here’s what I learnt from my weekend with GT Sport.

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe unlockables - how to get Gold Mario, all the kart parts, and more

Posted 05/19 13:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe unlockables - how to get Gold Mario, all the kart parts, and more

The correct answer is all of the above, since doing just about anything in Mario Kart 8 will help you unlock goodies.There were 30 Mario Kart 8 characters in the Wii U version, with 16 available at the start of the game and 14 that needed to be unlocked by getting Gold on each track.

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