Category: Gaming News

Oct
20

The Original Mafia Re-Released on GOG, But at a Price

And no that’s not in reference to the somewhat reasonable $14.99 price tag. But instead in reference to the licensed music in the game which is nowhere to be found in this DRM-free re-release of the 2002 organised crime adventure […]

Oct
19

Clutch Play – Razer Basilisk Gaming Mouse Review

As a gaming mouse designed for FPS players one of the cool features of the new Razer Basilisk is the inclusion of a thumb rest and DPI clutch. Like those things positioned behind fancy steering wheels, here it means being […]

Oct
19

Latest Nintendo Switch Update Adds the Ability to Transfer Data to Another Console

Which means user profiles and save data can exist on more than one Nintendo Switch console. A welcome update indeed! Version 4.0.0 of the Nintendo Switch firmware also adds video capture capabilities for certain games, but no word on what […]

Oct
19

The Quest for the Real PlayStation Platinum Trophies for Real Trophy Hunters Continues

Now this is a very cool competition. In that it will reward PlayStation Platinum Trophy hunters across multiple titles, giving them the chance to win a very limited real-life Platinum Trophy. As in there will are only four of them. […]

Oct
19

Dead Space 2’s 4 Million Copies Sold Wasn’t Enough

In a follow-up to yesterday’s story about EA closing down Visceral Games, one of the leads on the studio’s classic survival horror sci-fi game Dead Space 2 noted that development cost upwards of 60 million and having sold 4 million […]

Oct
19

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Getting Xbox One X Enchancements Next Year

As it includes every Halo game prior to the release of Halo 5, remastered for Xbox One, Halo: The Master Chief Collection represents one of the biggest installs currently available on the console. And now with Xbox One X enhancements […]

Oct
19

Team Fortress 2 Turns 10, Gets a big New Update

Yeah, it’s been 10 years since the initial release of Team fortress 2 by Valve. Which is still one of the all-time great team-based shooters, wherei ts design and hat influence can be felt across many of today’s hottest properties. […]

Oct
19

Activision’s Patent of Mutliplayer Matchmaking Microtransaction Systems is a Statement on Where We’re At

Filed in 2015, Activision noted to Rolling Stone that “the technology is not currently in any games”. Which is all well and good, but reading into the patent reveals just how far using time-honored marketing tactics have come. For the […]

Oct
18

Dying Light just won’t Die – Techland’s Dying Light Content Drop #1 Now Available for Free on PC and Console

Following on from Content Drop #0 (which is now available for consoles, too), Techland has just opened up Content Drop #1 for free on PC, Xbox One and PS4. The new content offers new Bounties alongside a bevy of new […]

Oct
18

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle – Battle Challenge DLC adds the Ultra Challenge Pack

Bit of a mouthful that headline there, but reading through it is the least of your worries, as Ubisoft has released the “Ultra Challenge Pack” as part of the Battle Challenge DLC today, which promises to test the skills of […]