Apple App Store enjoys a record-breaking July

Apple App Store enjoys a record-breaking July

The market may be getting increasingly tough for Apple, but that isn’t stopping the continued growth of the App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2014 at 12:14PM in News
GamesAid opens nominations for 2014 charities

GamesAid opens nominations for 2014 charities

Members of games industry charity GamesAid can now put forward organisations for possible support this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 7th 2014 at 11:47AM in News
Crytek still owns the Timesplitters IP

Crytek still owns the Timesplitters IP

Crysis developers Crytek are still in control of cult retro shooting Ip Timesplitters.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 7th 2014 at 11:35AM in News
GAME to host Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition lock-ins

GAME to host Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition lock-ins

GAME is to host in-store hands-on sessions with Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 7th 2014 at 10:36AM in News

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Hasbro Game Channel on the way courtesy of Ubisoft

Hasbro Game Channel on the way courtesy of Ubisoft

A digital board game service is coming to PS4 and Xbox One via a partnership between Hasbro and Ubisoft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2014 at 10:33AM in News
Twitch introduces content ID scheme for audio copyright

Twitch introduces content ID scheme for audio copyright

There is general unrest across the games steaming community this morning following Twitch’s sudden introduction of an audio copyright detecting tech.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Killzone: Shadow Fall's graphics land Sony in court

Killzone: Shadow Fall's graphics land Sony in court

A Californian man is suing Sony over allegations that the company mislead the public over Killzone: Shadow Fall’s graphics.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2014 at 9:26AM in News
Sony abandons PlayStation Mobile Android support

Sony abandons PlayStation Mobile Android support

Support for the Android portion of PlayStation Mobile is to end, Sony has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2014 at 4:20AM in News

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Microsoft cuts price on select Xbox One titles

Microsoft cuts price on select Xbox One titles

Microsoft has permanently reduced the price on a quartet of Xbox One releases.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2014 at 4:08AM in News
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition heading to PS4, Xbox One this October

Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition heading to PS4, Xbox One this October

A re-release of United Front's open world action title Sleeping Dogs will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this fall, publisher Square Enix has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2014 at 3:55AM in News
All 20 Premier League grounds to feature in FIFA 15 as EA extends partnership

All 20 Premier League grounds to feature in FIFA 15 as EA extends partnership

EA and the Premier League have extended their partnership until the end of the 2018/2019 season.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 3:50PM in News
Mercedes DLC skidding into Mario Kart 8 this month

Mercedes DLC skidding into Mario Kart 8 this month

Mario Kart 8 will be the recipient of both DLC and a software update later this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 3:38PM in News

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Wing Commander 3 is currently free on Origin

Wing Commander 3 is currently free on Origin

EA is giving away yet another free game on its digital platform Origin – 1994 space battler Wing Commander 3: Heart of the Tiger.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 3:25PM in News
Square Enix offices raided as part of SNK lawsuit

Square Enix offices raided as part of SNK lawsuit

SNK has filed a criminal complaint against fellow publisher Square Enix, accusing it of unlawfully using its IP.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 3:00PM in News
Apple and Samsung agree to patent truce

Apple and Samsung agree to patent truce

Many of the ongoing legal tussles between smartphone giants Apple and Samsung have been called off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 2:40PM in News
3DS dominates Japanese charts

3DS dominates Japanese charts

Nintendo’s 3DS is still on top in Japan according to the latest sales data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 6th 2014 at 2:00PM in News
Physical and digital blend in new XCOM board game

Physical and digital blend in new XCOM board game

Fantasy Flight Games has teamed up with Firaxis Game to launch a board game based on hit video game franchise XCOM.

Billy Langsworthy
by Billy Langsworthy
on Aug 6th 2014 at 1:20PM in News
PC claims 40% of Shovel Knight sales

PC claims 40% of Shovel Knight sales

Successfully Kickstarted indie platformer Shovel Knight has seen PC purchases account for 40 per cent of its month one sales.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 1:15PM in News
Ubisoft officially confirms Assassin's Creed: Rogue; No Creed on Wii U this year

Ubisoft officially confirms Assassin's Creed: Rogue; No Creed on Wii U this year

Assassin's Creed: Rogue is now official and coming to PS3 and Xbox 360.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 12:46PM in News
Nvidia to launch Shield Tablet in Europe at Gamescom

Nvidia to launch Shield Tablet in Europe at Gamescom

Nvidia has set the European launch of its Shield Tablet gaming device for this year’s Gamescom.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:42AM in News
Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Master Chief statue included in £170 Halo Collection Mjolnir Edition

Microsoft is including a 12-inch Master Chief statue in its £169.99 Halo Collection special edition.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:28AM in News