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First new league for FIFA 18 confirmed – and it's the German third division (!)

Posted 07/23 16:33 in Gaming | 0comments

First new league for FIFA 18 confirmed – and it's the German third division (!)

The report comes from highly reputable German footy mag Kicker, which states that, "The deal between the German Football Association (DFB) and Electronic Arts (EA) has already been sealed, only the announcement has so far been pending.Teams at this level include Hansa Rostock and the pair mentioned by Mittweg – Unterhaching and Karlsruhe – all of whom have spent time in the German top flight.

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7 things we learned from the PES 2018 beta, from dodgy keepers to lag-free games

Posted 07/24 16:40 in Gaming | 0comments

7 things we learned from the PES 2018 beta, from dodgy keepers to lag-free games

The beta, whilst still having considerable issues with the time it takes in matchmaking, is buttery-smooth upon starting a game.Yes, yes, it’s a beta so take things with a pinch (or should that be shaker?

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Hunting for the fun in extreme sports stinker Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5

Posted 07/28 14:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Hunting for the fun in extreme sports stinker Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5

I’ve played every mainline entry in the Pro Skater series since the 1999 original, and even suffered through several of the un-numbered spin-offs.But Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 wasn’t just ropey – it was critically reviled, panned at launch for shoddy controls and an abundance of glitches.

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First FIFA 18 Ultimate Team ratings revealed – and it's a 90 for Thierry Henry

Posted 07/31 22:55 in Gaming | 0comments

First FIFA 18 Ultimate Team ratings revealed – and it's a 90 for Thierry Henry

French goal machine Thierry Henry, Russian keeper Lev Yashin and Argentine wizard-cum-handball-king Diego Maradona are the terrific trio in question, with instant debate set to be triggered by the fact that Maradona's overall (95) is five whole points higher than Henry's (90).Dazzling Diego scores 88 for Pace, 91 for Shooting, 90 for Passing, 95 for Dribbling, 75 for Physicality, and – no surprise here – 42 for Defending.

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How do you get your face into FIFA 18? It’s easier than you think

Posted 08/01 17:12 in Gaming | 0comments

How do you get your face into FIFA 18? It’s easier than you think

I’m currently staring at an approximately $150,000 portable capture rig, ready to find out.The unconventional club - which only serves vegan food in the ground to both players and punters - is the first football league side to host the capture rig, as it celebrates appearing in FIFA for the first time.

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All-new FIFA 18 Ultimate Team details: Icon Stories, Squad Battles, and Champions Channel

Posted 08/02 09:31 in Gaming | 0comments

All-new FIFA 18 Ultimate Team details: Icon Stories, Squad Battles, and Champions Channel

Lev Yashin, Maradona, Pele, OG Ronaldo, Rio Ferdinand, and Ronaldinho also have three cards from their careers, along with the returning Icons.It’s a neat touch and makes packing quality players an even bigger occasion than before.

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5 takeaways from the FIFA 18 Ultimate Team reveal - and why Thierry Henry’s 90-card isn’t underrated

Posted 08/02 18:49 in Gaming | 0comments

5 takeaways from the FIFA 18 Ultimate Team reveal - and why Thierry Henry’s 90-card isn’t underrated

Tuesday nights in mid-summer are usually non-eventful in footballing terms, but not this week – as EA unleashed a comprehensive scouting report on FIFA 18 Ultimate Team.And there’s been a fair bit of internet pant-wetting about Thierry Henry’s 'old' card only being rated an overall of 90.

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19 years of the Madden curse – what is it, and will it strike Tom Brady?

Posted 08/03 16:47 in Gaming | 0comments

19 years of the Madden curse – what is it, and will it strike Tom Brady?

The thunder-thighed St Louis Rams legend had rushed for 1,300 yards four seasons in a row before clinching a deal to be the frontman for Madden NFL 03.Then-Atlanta quarterback Vick's reward for many years of being considered the ultimate online cheat player was an appearance on the packaging of Madden NFL 2004.

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WWE 2K18 gets new commentators, ring announcer, and wrestlers including Jinder Mahal and Sanity

Posted 08/16 22:05 in Gaming | 0comments

WWE 2K18 gets new commentators, ring announcer, and wrestlers including Jinder Mahal and Sanity

2K Games today added a huge bundle of names to the burgeoning WWE 2K18 roster – but it's little details tucked away in the fine print that have longstanding series fans most excited.Accompanying Graves and Saxton is long-standing 'voice of WWE' Michael Cole.

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Your mom's favorite soccer player David Beckham stars in PES 2018

Posted 08/19 01:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Your mom's favorite soccer player David Beckham stars in PES 2018

David Beckham, husband to Spice Girl-turned-fashion designer and father to a brood of Instagram stars, has joined the roster.Fans will get to experience five "eras" of Beckham, from his start in the UK to his appearances in Spain, Italy, and the USA.

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'FIFA Street' leaks as a secret mode in FIFA 18... but it may not be what you think

Posted 08/24 16:16 in Gaming | 0comments

'FIFA Street' leaks as a secret mode in FIFA 18... but it may not be what you think

One of the more curious mysteries of Gamescom week is the apparent 'leak' of FIFA Street within FIFA 18, after supposed in-game footage of the mode, with German voices in the background, emerged on Wednesday:  This of course sounds tremendously exciting.And numerous journalists and YouTube influencers have had three days' worth of access to the game behind-the-scenes at Gamescom, yet none report sighting it there either.

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WWE 2K18 roster adds Alexa Bliss, TJP and the best tag-team you’ve never heard of

Posted 08/30 23:00 in Gaming | 0comments

WWE 2K18 roster adds Alexa Bliss, TJP and the best tag-team you’ve never heard of

Wrestling and hyperbole go hand-in-hand, but it's no exaggeration to say that this week's WWE 2K18 roster update is the most exciting in years.Sure, it adds names long expected, such as reigning Raw Women's Champion Alexa Bliss, long-time internet faves Kevin Owens and Finn Balor, and yesteryear legends such as Ric Flair and Razor Ramon.

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Final WWE 2K18 roster update says goodbye New Age Outlaws, hello 205 Live

Posted 09/06 22:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Final WWE 2K18 roster update says goodbye New Age Outlaws, hello 205 Live

2K has announced the final 43 wrestlers for the WWE 2K18 roster – and while it's mostly good news, longstanding fans may recoil on learning that New Age Outlaws are among a handful of legends shown the door.Eight series debutants are included on today's list, including four from cruiserweight show 205 Live.

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WWE 2K18 Twitter account drops surprise screens of Mickie James, Trish Stratus and more

Posted 09/08 20:27 in Gaming | 0comments

WWE 2K18 Twitter account drops surprise screens of Mickie James, Trish Stratus and more

Today the @WWE2Kdev Twitter account revealed four surprise screens for the game, giving us our first look at Trish Stratus, Mickie James, Dana Brooke and Zack Ryder in the new graphics engine.Dana Brooke (above) and Zack Ryder (below) are less surprising inclusions on this year's roster – each is well established on Raw and Smackdown respectively.

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PES 2018: How to get all the official kits and badges with an option file

Posted 09/13 16:41 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2018: How to get all the official kits and badges with an option file

Don't worry, the option file is easy to install, and we'll walk you through the process, which will take 15 to 30 minutes tops.Here’s how to get the option file onto PES 2018 so you’re raring to go.

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FIFA 18 demo tips: everything you need to know about mastering EA’s latest

Posted 09/15 12:59 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 demo tips: everything you need to know about mastering EA’s latest

By now, there’s a fair chance you’ve spent some quality time with the FIFA 18 demo.Clocking in at just north of 7GB, PC gamers will need an Origin account to access the FIFA 18 demo.

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WWE 2K18 adds Vince McMahon, Albert and a load of new backstage areas

Posted 09/16 01:23 in Gaming | 0comments

WWE 2K18 adds Vince McMahon, Albert and a load of new backstage areas

The best moments in wrestling usually involve an end-of-show surprise, and publisher 2K has just pulled two out of its luminous John Cena cap.After appearing to have revealed the entire WWE 2K18 roster, it's announced two more grapplers for the game: company owner Vince McMahon, and NXT trainer Albert.

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Mbappe, Dolberg, Onana: the 20 FIFA 18 players with the biggest Ultimate Team ratings increases

Posted 09/17 01:27 in Gaming | 0comments

Mbappe, Dolberg, Onana: the 20 FIFA 18 players with the biggest Ultimate Team ratings increases

If you’re reading this and you’re a Bayer Leverkusen footballer by the name of Kai Havertz, take a bow, son: you’re the most improved player in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team.Kasper Dolberg (Ajax) +10, 68 to 789=.

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With the original Skate now ten years old, what’s going on with Skate 4?

Posted 09/18 14:12 in Gaming | 0comments

With the original Skate now ten years old, what’s going on with Skate 4?

Try and cast your mind back to the time of the last great, or even half decent, skateboarding game.Right now, we can pretty much say for certain that Skate 4 isn’t on EA’s to-do list but, having just rolled past Skate’s tenth(!

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FIFA 18 The Journey 2 tips: complete spoilers on its ending, length and all Ultimate Team rewards

Posted 09/24 14:59 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 The Journey 2 tips: complete spoilers on its ending, length and all Ultimate Team rewards

The Journey: Hunter Returns is split into six chapters, each delivering a sweet Ultimate Team reward upon completion.Below is everything that happens in The Journey 2, including the ending and all FUT unlockables.

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