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Gamersgate.com forced to point out it is not affiliated to #GamerGate

Gamersgate.com forced to point out it is not affiliated to #GamerGate

There’s a moment every afternoon where this author receives a specific email and rolls his eyes as he’s once again reminded of the perpetual agony that is #GamerGate.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:39AM in News
Amazon's Fire TV arrives in UK

Amazon's Fire TV arrives in UK

Amazon has released its Fire TV microconsole in the UK.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:09AM in News
Free Xbox Music streaming service is closing

Free Xbox Music streaming service is closing

The free ad-supported version of Xbox Music will close later this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:03AM in News
VIDEO: Microsoft releases Live-action Halo: Nightfall trailer

VIDEO: Microsoft releases Live-action Halo: Nightfall trailer

Ahead of its expected release next month, Microsoft has unleashed a trailer for live-action series Halo: Nightfall.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 9:44AM in News

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Alien: Isolation DLC Corporate Lockdown hits next week

Alien: Isolation DLC Corporate Lockdown hits next week

Sega has announced the first of five upcoming add-ons for Alien: Isolation will arrive before the end of the month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:44PM in News
Judge rules against EA shareholders' Battlefield 4 class action suit

Judge rules against EA shareholders' Battlefield 4 class action suit

The lawsuit against Electronic Arts involving Battlefield 4's poor launch and online performance directly affecting EA's share price has suffered a setback, as a federal judge has ruled against the ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:28PM in News
John Riccitiello appointed Unity CEO

John Riccitiello appointed Unity CEO

Unity co-founder David Helgason is stepping down from his position as the firm's CEO, with former Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello stepping up to fill the role.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:04PM in News
CEX rolls out Bitcoin payments to 32 new stores

CEX rolls out Bitcoin payments to 32 new stores

Pre-owned specialist CEX is now accepting Bitcoin payments in 32 additional stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 4:03PM in News

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Nintendo steps up hunt for 'future platforms' hardware architect

Nintendo steps up hunt for 'future platforms' hardware architect

“Devising strategies for future Nintendo gaming platforms” is a key requirement in a new graphics architect vacancy posted by the Wii U platform holder.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 3:23PM in News
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas HD speculation emerges

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas HD speculation emerges

Could Rockstar be planning an HD remaster of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:47PM in News
Rumours point to possible fourth DLC release for Dark Souls 2

Rumours point to possible fourth DLC release for Dark Souls 2

The third and final bit of DLC for Dark Souls 2 may not be as final as was previously thought.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:25PM in News
Monster Hunter 4G and New Nintendo 3DS continue to rule Japanese chart

Monster Hunter 4G and New Nintendo 3DS continue to rule Japanese chart

Monster Hunter 4G has remained top of the Japanese software chart for a second week, according to the latest data provided by Famitsu.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:00PM in News

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Resident Evil's Mikami: 'I'll never use women as objects'

Resident Evil's Mikami: 'I'll never use women as objects'

Shinji Mikami has criticised the depiction of women as ‘objects’ in some video games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 1:39PM in News
Gone Home co-creator reveals next game

Gone Home co-creator reveals next game

Johnnemann Nordhagen, co-creator of Gone Home and founder of Dim Bulb Games, has lifted the lid on the latter's first title.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 1:21PM in News
Lords of the Fallen dev addresses preview concerns

Lords of the Fallen dev addresses preview concerns

CI Games has released a video directly addressing what it believes were some unfounded concerns raised in previews of Lords of the Fallen.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 12:57PM in News
Amiibo support being added to Hyrule Warriors

Amiibo support being added to Hyrule Warriors

Nintendo has revealed that existing Wii U title Hyrule Warriors will support its Amiibo figure range.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 12:26PM in News

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Metallica to close BlizzCon 2014

Metallica to close BlizzCon 2014

American heavy metal band Metallica will play at BlizzCon 2014 in Los Angeles next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:24AM in News
Nadella says Microsoft achieves gender pay equality

Nadella says Microsoft achieves gender pay equality

The difference between male and female salaries at Microsoft is just half a per cent on a global basis, CEO Satya Nadella has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:59AM in News
Another Pokemon game releases on iOS

Another Pokemon game releases on iOS

The Pokémon Company has released yet another title on Apple platforms.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:39AM in News
Newell death threat dev Maulbeck leaves Code Avarice

Newell death threat dev Maulbeck leaves Code Avarice

The developer whose game was removed from Steam after he threatened the life of Valve boss Gabe Newell has left studio Code Averice.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:12AM in News
ACCESSORIES UPDATE: Bayonetta 2 Prima Guide and SteelSeries Prism headset

ACCESSORIES UPDATE: Bayonetta 2 Prima Guide and SteelSeries Prism headset

MCV looks at the best new products heading to UK retail. This week, we ask for help in Bayonetta 2 and listen to a new SteelSeries headset

on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:11AM in News
Hearthstone delayed on iPhone and Android smartphones until 2015

Hearthstone delayed on iPhone and Android smartphones until 2015

Blizzard has revealed that both the iPhone and Android smartphone versions of Hearthstone won’t now arrive this side of Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 8:49AM in News
The Stanley Parable sells 1m copies

The Stanley Parable sells 1m copies

Mod turned award-winning indie title The Stanley Parable has surpassed 1m copies sold.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 7:00PM in News
Civilization: Beyond Earth confirmed for Mac and Linux

Civilization: Beyond Earth confirmed for Mac and Linux

Impending PC release Civilization: Beyond Earth is also heading to Mac and Linux, publisher 2K Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 6:25PM in News
League of Legends World Championship draws 40,000 fans

League of Legends World Championship draws 40,000 fans

An audience of approximately 40,000 eSports fans were in attendance at the recently concluded League of Legends finals in Seoul, South Korea.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 6:02PM in News