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The punchy WWE 2K16 lets you create some ridiculous superstars. A little too ridiculous, as it turns out

Posted 01/31 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

The punchy WWE 2K16 lets you create some ridiculous superstars. A little too ridiculous, as it turns out

So when WWE 2K16 was included in previous Games With Gold selection, I had to try it.I call this grotesque specimen ‘Big Bin Tony’ – a name I can just hear the crowd chanting.

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Stop calling sports games casual. You couldn't be more wrong

Posted 02/14 12:08 in Gaming | 0comments

Stop calling sports games casual. You couldn't be more wrong

Like most games (yes, even indies made by the most delicate of ‘creative minds’) sports games exist to make money.Yes, most sports games release every year.

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11 key changes Madden 18 needs to make according to fans

Posted 02/14 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

11 key changes Madden 18 needs to make according to fans

Here, then, are 11 improvements which would take Madden 18 to the next level, curated from the best fan suggestions across forums and social media.(For instance, there are only 18 possible places to move your team to, and Vegas doesn’t make the list.

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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team winter player upgrades just went live, and these are the best ten

Posted 02/17 22:08 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team winter player upgrades just went live, and these are the best ten

EA has sought to breathe fresh life into FIFA 17’s Ultimate Team mode with winter upgrades to this season’s best performers – and, to that end, a whole batch of new Premier League cards went live at 6pm this evening.Below I’ve picked out the ten most tempting upgrades, from the predictable – Hazard, Kane, Sanchez – to the unexpected but very very welcome.

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Huth movement: these Premier League players just got worse in FIFA 17 Ultimate Team

Posted 02/18 11:56 in Gaming | 0comments

Huth movement: these Premier League players just got worse in FIFA 17 Ultimate Team

Yesterday GR+ revealed the list of Premier League players who received winter upgrades in FIFA 17 Ultimate Team – but it's not good news for everyone.A select few have received an especially distinctive 'reward', being downgraded for their abject performances (or missing games through injury) this campaign.

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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team coin tips: How I turned £12 ($15) into 4.5 million coins

Posted 03/02 11:29 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team coin tips: How I turned £12 ($15) into 4.5 million coins

So: POR 1, MLS, ESP 1, FRA 1, TUR 1, MEX 1, RUS 1, NED 1, SPFL, and BEL 1.If you’re doing the SBC for any of the above, send any player cards from that league to your club.

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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 24 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

Posted 03/03 12:21 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 24 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

See, plenty of FIFA players are ditching him at discard price (10,000) coins; and if you follow our FIFA 17 Ultimate Team coin guide that means he’s worth grabbing now to sell for profit in a few weeks’ time.Van Aanholt’s first in-form card is going for insane cash – close to 70K – for one reason alone: that 90 pace attribute.

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Struggling with FIFA 17 Ultimate Team's impossible Palermo SBC? Good news: EA has patched it

Posted 03/08 15:24 in Gaming | 0comments

Struggling with FIFA 17 Ultimate Team's impossible Palermo SBC? Good news: EA has patched it

If you've been following GR+'s expert advice to making coins in Ultimate Team, then you're already a pro at FIFA 17's Squad Building Challenges.But you're also likely turning the air blue at the Palermo challenge, within Calcio A.

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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 25 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

Posted 03/08 23:15 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 25 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

Antoine Griezmann is the biggest name in FUT TOTW 25, but manages to avoid being labelled either a hit or a miss as part of GR+’s new regular look at the best new players added to FIFA 17.Instead, it’s a Premier League-heavy update this week, with one unfashionable Bournemouth keeper being the hottest pick-up of the lot.

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Can a beginner still play Rocket League? Season 4’s Dropshot game is a solid invitation

Posted 03/13 15:44 in Gaming | 0comments

Can a beginner still play Rocket League? Season 4’s Dropshot game is a solid invitation

When Rocket League hit in 2015, it went from fun little PS4 curiosity to big money competition juggernaut almost overnight.He was taken aback when I explained that while I’ve watched a ton of Rocket League, I’ve never actually picked up the controller myself.

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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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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 26 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

Posted 03/15 22:38 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: Team of the Week 26 – three players to buy, and three to avoid

Advice: buy now and if his current form continues sell on 1 April, when hype (and profit!As a rule silver TOTW players are worth picking up for future SBCs, but not this week.

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11 key changes FIFA 18 needs to make - according to fans

Posted 03/20 16:35 in Gaming | 0comments

11 key changes FIFA 18 needs to make - according to fans

And thankfully, the sentence 'add Robbie Savage to the commentary booth' hasn't materialised, even once.Career mode isn't bad, it just feels a touch unloved in FIFA 17.

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Bargain! PES 2017 for £7.99, plus Rockstar games - like GTA - going real cheap on PSN right now

Posted 03/22 13:20 in Gaming | 0comments

Bargain! PES 2017 for £7.99, plus Rockstar games - like GTA - going real cheap on PSN right now

Well, PES 2017 is currently going for the bargain price of £7.Well, there are some classic Rockstar games going cheap in the PlayStation Plus Double Discounts sale too.

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Lana, Kurt Angle, Maryse: the 18 wrestlers we need added to WWE 2K18

Posted 03/29 13:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Lana, Kurt Angle, Maryse: the 18 wrestlers we need added to WWE 2K18

Which means that this coming Monday, what amounts to a new season of WWE begins on Raw – as gamers start looking ahead to the release of WWE 2K18, likely in late October.The WWE 2K17 roster impressed, but with the addition of cruiserweight show 205 Live, and WWE creating a new UK division, there’s a good chance of at least 25 fresh (or returning) faces appearing in WWE 2K18.

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Diego Maradona apparently taking legal action over his PES 2017 likeness

Posted 04/01 11:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Diego Maradona apparently taking legal action over his PES 2017 likeness

Non-Argentine football fans of a certain vintage are well used to having their hearts broken by Diego Maradona – but for Konami the aftermath might be a financial, rather than metaphysical, blow.The thunder-tempered midfielder-turned-coach features in PES 2017's excellent MyClub mode, but has claimed on his Facebook page that he never gave permission for his likeness to be used.

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How to get Kurt Angle, Hardy Boyz and all WrestleMania’s new faces in WWE 2K17 right now

Posted 04/06 14:00 in Gaming | 0comments

How to get Kurt Angle, Hardy Boyz and all WrestleMania’s new faces in WWE 2K17 right now

With WrestleMania 33 in the books, attention has switched to the question of whether those who returned to WWE – such as new Raw general manager Kurt Angle, and tag champs the Hardy Boyz – will appear on the WWE 2K18 roster later this year.What many don’t realise is they’re already in WWE 2K17.

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Madden 18 cover athlete: ranking the most likely candidates from Ajayi to Zeke

Posted 04/19 13:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Madden 18 cover athlete: ranking the most likely candidates from Ajayi to Zeke

Which elite specimen is likely to become the series’ temporary new figurehead when Madden 18 touches down this autumn?Three in total: Barry Sanders on Madden 2000, Calvin Johnson on Madden 13, and Sanders again on the last-gen versions of Madden 25.

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6 reasons why PS4's next great multiplayer open-world game may be... Everybody's Golf?

Posted 04/21 16:45 in Gaming | 0comments

6 reasons why PS4's next great multiplayer open-world game may be... Everybody's Golf?

The next multiplayer phenomenon for PS4 may also be the latest golf game in a 20-year-old series.Just like golfing in real life, you'll probably spend the majority of your time "golfing" doing non-golf things.

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One football fan is about to win $20K for being good at PES 2017. We're definitely not jealous

Posted 04/26 15:33 in Gaming | 0comments

One football fan is about to win $20K for being good at PES 2017. We're definitely not jealous

An away win at Anfield is considered one of the biggest scalps in football – and this weekend one fan will achieve that accolade and a cool $20,000 (£15,580), simply for being good at PES 2017.Collectively, the UK & Ireland has two qualifiers bidding for glory on the digital turf, with Germany, Italy and Spain also supplying two players apiece.

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