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First FIFA 18 screens emerge, along with cover star and release date

Posted 06/05 19:55 in Gaming | 0comments

First FIFA 18 screens emerge, along with cover star and release date

For clarification purposes, I'm referring to Cristiano Ronaldo rather than Harry Maguire.To tie in with the announcement EA has also dropped the game's first screens, as visible on this page, and confirmed that Ronny has been mo-capped for the game – meaning his unmistakeable, eccentric running style will feature.

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The emotional story of the PES League World Finals - last-minute heartbreak and a teenager winning $200K

Posted 06/07 15:14 in Gaming | 0comments

The emotional story of the PES League World Finals - last-minute heartbreak and a teenager winning $200K

The climax of the PES League World Finals is set as the Champions League anthem blares around Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium.But let’s rewind slightly, to the moment the 16 best PES players made their way into the Emirates Stadium.

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9 things you have to know about Madden 18’s ‘Longshot’ story mode – direct from its creator

Posted 06/10 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

9 things you have to know about Madden 18’s ‘Longshot’ story mode – direct from its creator

Just as GamesRadar+ predicted in May, Madden 18 is getting its own story mode.Here is every critical detail on Longshot, in the words of the man who conceived it in the first place… “Yes, we are going to have a story mode, and it’s called Longshot.

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First three new stadiums for FIFA 18 confirmed: LA Galaxy, Brighton & Hove Albion, and Huddersfield Town

Posted 06/10 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

First three new stadiums for FIFA 18 confirmed: LA Galaxy, Brighton & Hove Albion, and Huddersfield Town

In a sizeable exclusive for fans obsessed with minor details, GamesRadar+ can confirm three new stadia for FIFA 18.LA Galaxy’s Stubhub Center, Brighton & Hove Albion’s Amex Stadium, and Huddersfield Town’s John Smith’s Stadium all join the line-up of real-life grounds for this year’s game.

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FIFA 18 hands-on: Your questions answered on The Journey 2, Ultimate Team, fixed penalties, and more

Posted 06/10 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 hands-on: Your questions answered on The Journey 2, Ultimate Team, fixed penalties, and more

In FIFA 17, every player footstep triggered a new animation; now it’s every single frame.In FIFA 17, players suffered from tunnel vision: they’d make what they perceived to be the best run, even if a team-mate was doing the same thing.

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FIFA 18 - release date, trailer, The Journey 2 details and everything you need to know

Posted 06/11 16:28 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 - release date, trailer, The Journey 2 details and everything you need to know

That’s not the only FIFA 18 info worth knowing as that early-season release date approaches.Cristiano Ronaldo is the FIFA 18 cover star, taking the mantle Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus owned last year.

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FIFA 18 Ultimate Team gets four more Icons: Pele, Maradona, Yashin and Henry

Posted 06/12 22:25 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 Ultimate Team gets four more Icons: Pele, Maradona, Yashin and Henry

Following the ace news that Ultimate Team legends are coming to PS4 for the first time in FIFA 18, publisher EA Sports has revealed the names of four past greats who'll be playable: Pele, Diego Maradona, Lev Yashin, and Thierry Henry.It takes the number of legends – or Icons, as they're now known – confirmed for this year's game to five, with Brazilian favourite Ronaldo announced last week.

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PES 2018 getting an online beta in July – and Usain Bolt as a playable character

Posted 06/13 16:19 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2018 getting an online beta in July – and Usain Bolt as a playable character

However, it's surely outdone itself by revealing that Usain Bolt is in PES 2018.If that sounds a bit mad, rest assured that the game's more traditional features appear to be coming along nicely too.

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Rocket League on Nintendo Switch is a match made in heaven

Posted 06/13 19:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Rocket League on Nintendo Switch is a match made in heaven

The game will arrive already packed with all of the updates and features released over the last two years by Psyonix, in addition to new items exclusive to Switch, such as the adorable Mario and Luigi hat toppers as seen in the newly released trailer.As a colourful, competitive and endlessly addictive sports game with a lot of character and quirk, Rocket League fits in perfectly right alongside the likes of Arms and Splatoon 2 on the Nintendo Switch.

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7 ways PES 2018 is looking to outplay biggest rival FIFA 18

Posted 06/26 02:48 in Gaming | 0comments

7 ways PES 2018 is looking to outplay biggest rival FIFA 18

I’ve been hands-on with PES 2018, and it’s impressive.It’s a bold claim, but I don’t think we have any ‘sweet spots’ from which you can always score in PES 2018.

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Konami on PES 2018 coming to Switch: “of course we considered it”

Posted 06/26 02:48 in Gaming | 0comments

Konami on PES 2018 coming to Switch: “of course we considered it”

Upcoming footy sim PES 2018 scored one of GamesRadar+'s Best Of E3 2017 awards, but longstanding fans of Konami’s cult classic pointed out that there was no mention of a Switch version at the show.“Of course we’ve considered it,” says the man credited with spearheading PES’ resurgence over the last two years.

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The Journey can again be a standout mode in FIFA 18, as long as EA uses finesse

Posted 07/04 14:56 in Gaming | 0comments

The Journey can again be a standout mode in FIFA 18, as long as EA uses finesse

EA’s first crack at a story mode within FIFA provided one of 2016’s happiest surprises.And The Journey hasn’t come to an end just yet, with a conference call in January confirming it’s to return as part of FIFA 18.

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FIFA 18 is coming to Switch, but can it fix Nintendo's troubled relationship with football games?

Posted 07/06 13:34 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 is coming to Switch, but can it fix Nintendo's troubled relationship with football games?

There's only one real omission from FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch, but it's a major one: The Journey, the story-based mode introduced in FIFA 17, will not be included.As a die-hard PES 2017 fan, who has recently bought a Switch, I could easily see myself playing FIFA 18 on Nintendo’s console.

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The FIFA 17 Ultimate Team card it took me seven years to save up for

Posted 07/14 19:40 in Gaming | 0comments

The FIFA 17 Ultimate Team card it took me seven years to save up for

Have you ever chased something for seven years?If your answer is ‘yes’, you know exactly how I’ve felt throughout my seemingly interminable hunt for ‘Black Messi’.

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Leaked FIFA 18 The Journey 2 screen apparently shows six playable leagues

Posted 07/16 13:37 in Gaming | 0comments

Leaked FIFA 18 The Journey 2 screen apparently shows six playable leagues

A leaked screen posted by user Oskarek, purporting to be from a Brazilian event showcasing the game, appears to show six selectable countries within the mode.However, Brazilian club players weren't in last years game, so its intriguing that that nation is represented by its flag in the leaked screen, rather than a league or club logo.

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Rashford, Mbappe, King: 11 players who need a jumbo upgrade in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team

Posted 07/17 15:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Rashford, Mbappe, King: 11 players who need a jumbo upgrade in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team

Expect a base rating for FIFA 18 of at least 81, as every major European club looks to tempt the 18-year-old away from Milan despite signing a new, four-year contract.Expect an upgrade to the gold bracket for FIFA 18, with a base rating of at least 75.

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New FIFA 18 trailer shows off '360 degrees of Ronaldo'

Posted 07/20 15:01 in Gaming | 0comments

New FIFA 18 trailer shows off '360 degrees of Ronaldo'

It shows him stepping up to, and then dispatching, a free kick, with the user able to move the view around at any stage in order to contrast real life vs game.This actually sounds much more complex written down than it is to watch: See for yourself on the FIFA 18 Facebook page.

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PES 2018 beta now live, includes 3-vs-3 online co-op

Posted 07/20 15:21 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2018 beta now live, includes 3-vs-3 online co-op

You can play as Brazil or France, at the 'Neu Sonne' Arena, with fine or rainy weather settings, either in the day or at night.It runs until 31 July and Konami is already inviting feedback via a comprehensive user survey.

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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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