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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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FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: five great non-Premier League teams you can build for under 100,000 coins

Posted 05/03 17:24 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17 Ultimate Team: five great non-Premier League teams you can build for under 100,000 coins

If you’re still playing FIFA 17 Ultimate Team eight months after release, then you’re almost certainly a.You really, really should do the Ligue 1 Squad Building Challenge that earns a special Lacazette, for instance…  With so many FIFA players fixated on the Premier League, Bundesliga stars are great for building a cheap, effective side.

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PES 2017: Nul points for the UK as Italian wins $20,000 Anfield tournament

Posted 05/04 17:51 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2017: Nul points for the UK as Italian wins $20,000 Anfield tournament

Last week GR+ reported that one PES 2017 addict was set to claim $20,000 in a competition based at Anfield over the weekend – and, as is traditional at major tournaments, both home nation representatives crashed out before the semi-final stage.Italian Ettorito97 took the main prize, seeing off El Matador in the final with an emphatic 5-1 hammering to secure that big 20K prize.

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FIFA 17: Rejoice, Arsenal fans, as Adebayor, Bendtner, Flamini and Aliadiere arrive in Ultimate Team

Posted 05/10 18:23 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 17: Rejoice, Arsenal fans, as Adebayor, Bendtner, Flamini and Aliadiere arrive in Ultimate Team

Huge news for Arsenal fans willing to pretend a certain running-the-length-of-the-Etihad-pitch-after-scoring incident never happened: four Gunners legends have been added to FIFA 17 Ultimate Team overnight.And by 'legends', I mean 'difficult exes'.

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Madden 18 cover star is Tom Brady – with its release date set for 25 August

Posted 05/12 16:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Madden 18 cover star is Tom Brady – with its release date set for 25 August

It's also exactly what GR+ predicted would happen as part of our feature ranking the 12 most likely candidates for the Madden 18 cover.The cover star news comes in tandem with confirmation of Madden 18's release date: it's set to hit stores on 25 August, a fortnight before the 2017 season gets underway with Brady's Patriots taking on the Kansas City Chiefs.

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First Madden 18 trailer appears to confirm a story mode like FIFA 17's The Journey

Posted 05/12 17:36 in Gaming | 0comments

First Madden 18 trailer appears to confirm a story mode like FIFA 17's The Journey

FIFA 17's story mode, The Journey, broke new ground for sports games with its smart balance of in-game action and behind-the-scenes player choices – and now it appears Madden 18 is following suit.The new NFL game revealed its cover star, Tom Brady, today, in addition to its first teaser trailer – and a quick watch makes it very clear that this year's offering isn't limited to using existing players across the 30 official teams: "My father used to say: 'when the world knocks you down, get back up again,'" announces a voiceover, as the figure of a young man stares up at the facade of the Indianapolis Colts' Lucas Oil Stadium.

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PES 2018 release date is 14 September, includes Master League overhaul and online 3 vs 3 co-op

Posted 05/17 14:56 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2018 release date is 14 September, includes Master League overhaul and online 3 vs 3 co-op

The old season isn't quite over yet, but you can already start looking forward to the new one with PES 2018 today confirmed for a 14 September release.Those significant PC improvements form just one of the seven.

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7 teams we can't wait to play as in Madden NFL 18

Posted 05/30 12:52 in Gaming | 0comments

7 teams we can't wait to play as in Madden NFL 18

(To whet your appetite, be sure to check out this detailed look at 11 key changes the fans want most in this year’s game.To that end, I’ve analysed every roster to bring you the seven teams who look the most exciting in this year’s game.

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