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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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FIFA 17's greatest goals revealed in new EA compilation vid

Posted 12/23 16:52 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17's greatest goals revealed in new EA compilation vid

The beIN Sports play-by-play man, and former Newcastle player, has become a cult favourite for his unconventional stylings, and EA's compilation of the best virtual goals scored is all the better for it.Don't believe me?

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WWE 2K17 patch adds Future Stars DLC support and, er, fixes Kane's hair

Posted 12/23 17:01 in Gaming | 0comments

WWE 2K17 patch adds Future Stars DLC support and, er, fixes Kane's hair

2K has dropped another bumper patch for WWE 2K17, just in time for Christmas.The big news is that it includes support – i.

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Exploring the wide world of wrestling with the WWE 2K series

Posted 12/28 13:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Exploring the wide world of wrestling with the WWE 2K series

While many see wrestling as loud Americans shouting at each other in their underpants, the first ‘W’ in ‘WWE’ stands for ‘World’, and it’s more global than you know.Following the arrival of the latest instalment, WWE 2K17, we go around the world in 80 graze.

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This fan hack of 1994's NBA Jam lets you play with modern teams, Hillary Clinton, or Harambe

Posted 01/18 17:36 in Gaming | 0comments

This fan hack of 1994's NBA Jam lets you play with modern teams, Hillary Clinton, or Harambe

Love the pixelated arcade action of the original NBA Jam but tired of playing the same teams from back in '94?I have some very good news pertaining to your very specific desire: one fan has painstakingly remade the entire SNES version of the game to feature all 30 modern-day NBA teams complete with players pulled from their current rosters.

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The 50 most gloriously stupid character names in gaming

Posted 01/30 16:28 in Gaming | 0comments

The 50 most gloriously stupid character names in gaming

Names are tough, because there's such a fine line between sounding cool and sounding completely bonkers.A good name sticks with people, a bad one sticks with people because it sounds like something a porn star would reject for being too obvious.

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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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