Category: Gaming

At least one Xbox One virtual reality game is already in the works

At least one Xbox One virtual reality game is already in the works

As we brace ourselves for E3 2016 (14-16 June, gaming fans), the speculation is ramping up about what we can expect to see. With the Xbox One trailing Sony’s PS4 in the console race, the pressure’s on Microsoft to come up with something of note. The logical next step is virtual reality, what with the [...]

May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments More
After a colossal wait, PS4-exclusive The Last Guardian confirmed to arrive this year

After a colossal wait, PS4-exclusive The Last Guardian confirmed to arrive this year

After an interminably long nine-year gestation period, it’s been revealed that The Last Guardian, the latest game from Fumito Ueda (Ico, Shadow of the Colossus), will finally be released this year. In an interview for the upcoming issue of our sister publication, Edge magazine, Ueda stated that "this is the year we will see the [...]

May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More
A wild beta appears! Pokémon Go arrives in the US

A wild beta appears! Pokémon Go arrives in the US

Pokémon Go, the hotly anticipated augmented reality mobile game, is now ready for testers in the US. Niantic Labs, a game maker that used to be a part of Google, announced today that Pokémon Go is available to download for those who signed up to be testers. The company is also currently testing the game [...]

May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Rocket League kicks off Xbox One/PC cross-play

Rocket League kicks off Xbox One/PC cross-play

Making good on a promise from earlier this year, the soccer/racing phenomenon Rocket League opened the floodgates on cross-network play between PC and Xbox One. Rocketeers on the two platforms began intermingling as of 3pm PT/6pm ET/10pm BST today. Once the necessary patch is applied, players can also choose to opt in or out of [...]

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More
There will be a public E3 this year, and you’re invited

There will be a public E3 this year, and you’re invited

This year, for the first time, E3 will be hosting a public event in Los Angeles, the ESA has confirmed. The event, called E3 Live, is free to attend, and is a three-day event held between June 14th and June 16th. Meanwhile the ‘real’ E3 2016 remains a press-only event, and runs across the same [...]

May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Final Fantasy 9 lands on Steam with grind-busting boosters

Final Fantasy 9 lands on Steam with grind-busting boosters

Final Fantasy 9 is now available to download for the PC on Steam, and it comes with a promotional launch price, too. If you purchase the game within the next week, you’ll get a 20% discount, meaning you can bag the title for $ 16.79 or £12.79 (around AU$ 23.50). The offer expires on April [...]

May 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Final Fantasy 9 lands on Steam with grind-busting boosters

Final Fantasy 9 lands on Steam with grind-busting boosters

Final Fantasy 9 is now available to download for the PC on Steam, and it comes with a promotional launch price, too. If you purchase the game within the next week, you’ll get a 20% discount, meaning you can bag the title for $ 16.79 or £12.79 (around AU$ 23.50). The offer expires on April [...]

May 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More