Category: Gaming

Xbox Gamer: Sex is better than fiction in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Xbox Gamer: Sex is better than fiction in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Lock up your sons and daughters – Bioware is adding more dynamic, complex relationships to Dragon Age: Inquisition, the third entry to the DA franchise, due in October this year. As well as simply showing romantic affection for another character, you’ll be able to have a passionate, hate-filled tryst with a rival, or fool around [...]

April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Video: Hearthstone arrives on the iPad, but it is better on the tablet or PC?

Video: Hearthstone arrives on the iPad, but it is better on the tablet or PC?

The free-to-play digital card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has skyrocketed to success ever since its first release on the PC in March earlier this year. With its interactive maps, various decks and straight-forward gameplay that anyone can quickly grasp, it’s not hard to see why Hearthstone has become so popular. Fans of the game [...]

April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Analysis: The Nintendo Game Boy at 25

Analysis: The Nintendo Game Boy at 25

Today, Nintendo’s revolutionary handheld turns 25 years old. It’s a day to not only celebrate the release with a game of Tetris (do we really need to give you a reason to play Tetris?), but to fondly remember one of Gunpei Yokoi’s greatest inventions. April 21, 1989: a day that gaming changed forever I don’t [...]

April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Week in Gaming: Tomodachi madness, Sony’s Titanfail, and a nuclear Fallout 4 hint

Week in Gaming: Tomodachi madness, Sony’s Titanfail, and a nuclear Fallout 4 hint

How many games have you played in which Karl Kennedy from Neighbours opens a scone stall by the beach? The answer should be "None, but not a day goes by that I don’t fantasise about it". Yet in the bizarre world of Tomodachi Life, this is an everyday occurrence. As is Clare Balding and Bane [...]

April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Amazon heats up Fire TV voice search with trio of new partners

Amazon heats up Fire TV voice search with trio of new partners

Despite many positive early reviews, early adopters of Amazon’s streaming media box have been underwhelmed by many half-baked features including voice search, which will get a little more useful this summer. Amazon just announced three new content partners are working to enable unified voice search on Amazon Fire TV, the e-tailer’s little black box for [...]

April 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Titanfall helps Xbox One sales, but PlayStation 4 still in the lead

Titanfall helps Xbox One sales, but PlayStation 4 still in the lead

Titanfall has certainly lived up to the hype and has even encouraged sales of the Xbox One – but the numbers still don’t beat out Sony’s PS4. Microsoft announced that the grunt-stomping, action packed robot game Titanfall was March’s best-selling game. It did so well that the Xbox One has even sold 5 million consoles [...]

April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Xbox Gamer: Snoop, you don’t give a shiznit about games so stay the hell out of my Xbox!

Xbox Gamer: Snoop, you don’t give a shiznit about games so stay the hell out of my Xbox!

It was bad enough that I had to endure Snoop Dogg – or Snoop Lion, or Snoop Squirrel, or whatever moniker he’s going by these days – for an entire stage in Tekken Tag Tournament 2. In fact, listening to his monotonous drawl and catching glimpses of him sitting in his ostentatious gold and purple [...]

April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More