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PlayStation VR game boxes say what accessories are needed to play them

PlayStation VR game boxes say what accessories are needed to play them

Game boxes for upcoming physical PlayStation VR releases are to feature clear branding alerting consumers about what is needed to play them.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:45AM in News
Pokémon Go Plus accessory selling for over $100 on eBay

Pokémon Go Plus accessory selling for over $100 on eBay

The Pokémon Go Plus peripheral is not launching until the end of July, but it’s already sold out on most online retailers in the US.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:15AM in News
Niantic calms Pokemon Go data access fears

Niantic calms Pokemon Go data access fears

Pokemon Go co-creator Niantic has said that it is not accessing iOS users’ entire Google accounts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:15AM in News
CS:GO

Kjaerbye and karrigan talk new Astralis roster

Perhaps the biggest and most surprising roster change in Counter-Strike this year was the transfer of Markus “Kjaerbye” Kjærbye from Team Dignitas to Astralis and Rene “cajunb” Borg going in ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:08AM in News

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Smash Bros

Who's the top Super Smash Bros. Melee player heading into Evo 2016?

We’re just a week out from Evo 2016, but trying to pick the Super Smash Bros. Melee favorite heading into the event is difficult at best.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:06AM in News
CS:GO

SK Gaming's Coldzera is MVP of ESL One Cologne

SK Gaming claimed their second back-to-back CS:GO Major this weekend after defeating Team Liquid in the ESL One Cologne finals. Though under the Luminosity Gaming banner for April’s MLG Columbus, ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:05AM in News
CWL

Splyce wants to change the European narrative in Call of Duty

Splyce has heard it all before: the jeers from North American fans and the disinterest from analysts when the discussion inevitably shifts to the Call of Duty European scene. For ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:04AM in News
League of Legends

Removing auto-relegation enables mediocrity

I’ve never understood American professional sports.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 12th 2016 at 11:01AM in News

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Gears of War multiplayer studio Splash Damage bought by Chinese chicken company

Gears of War multiplayer studio Splash Damage bought by Chinese chicken company

Splash Damage, the developer behind the likes of Brink, Quake Wars and Gears of Wars 4’s multiplayer has been bought by Chinese poultry firm Leyou Technologies.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 12th 2016 at 10:54AM in News
Battlefield TV series in development at Paramount

Battlefield TV series in development at Paramount

Battlefield is the latest game to be given the TV show treatment. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 12th 2016 at 10:41AM in News
Pokémon Go will make $1bn a year, App Annie claims

Pokémon Go will make $1bn a year, App Annie claims

Recently released free-to-play game Pokémon Go is going to make a lot of money, research firm App Annie claims. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 12th 2016 at 10:23AM in News
Warner paid PewDiePie and other YouTubers to praise Shadow of Mordor

Warner paid PewDiePie and other YouTubers to praise Shadow of Mordor

The FTC has lambasted Warner Bros after it was discovered that it paid “hundreds to tens of thousands of dollars” to a number of YouTubers to praise its Lord of ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 12th 2016 at 9:38AM in News

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Pokemon Go UK release 'within a few days'

Pokemon Go UK release 'within a few days'

UK gamers may not have long to wait to get their hands on the official release of Pokemon Go.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2016 at 3:35PM in News
Batman: Return to Arkham may not be out this year

Batman: Return to Arkham may not be out this year

Having previously been due out at the end of July, Warner’s HD Batman collection Return to Arkham may be far further off then expected.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2016 at 2:50PM in News
Starbound leaves Early Access, full release coming this month

Starbound leaves Early Access, full release coming this month

Space sandbox title Starbound is leaving Steam Early Access after two and a half years. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2016 at 2:00PM in News

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Evolve's player count shoots up 26,000% since free-to-play transition

Evolve's player count shoots up 26,000% since free-to-play transition

The decision to move Evolve from a premium to free-to-play business model appears to be giving the team shooter a new lease of life.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2016 at 1:05PM in News
Demon's Souls remake and Dark Souls 4 are NOT out of the question

Demon's Souls remake and Dark Souls 4 are NOT out of the question

An HD remaster or remake of PS3 title Demon’s Souls and a possible new entry in the Dark Souls series remain a possibility.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2016 at 12:31PM in News
How NPD persuaded Activision, EA and Ubisoft to share their digital sales data

How NPD persuaded Activision, EA and Ubisoft to share their digital sales data

US research firm NPD has revealed it's done what many thought was impossible – getting publishers to share their digital sales data as well as their physical information.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2016 at 12:14PM in News
Kerbal Space Program and Adrift are coming to PS4

Kerbal Space Program and Adrift are coming to PS4

Two popular space games are arriving on PlayStation 4 this week.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 11th 2016 at 11:43AM in News
UK made to wait for Pokemon Go as launch proves a massive US success

UK made to wait for Pokemon Go as launch proves a massive US success

The international rollout of Pokemon Go has been ‘paused’ while co-creator Niantic works on its server performance.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2016 at 11:08AM in News
Retailers to offer Xbox One Scorpio trade-in programs

Retailers to offer Xbox One Scorpio trade-in programs

Original Xbox One owners will be able to trade-in their old console for the new Project Scorpio one when it launches. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 11th 2016 at 10:54AM in News
NPD launches digital games tracking service in US

NPD launches digital games tracking service in US

The United States is getting a combined digital-physical games chart which launches later this month

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2016 at 10:52AM in News
LEGO Star Wars No.1 in UK for second week

LEGO Star Wars No.1 in UK for second week

Warner Bros’ latest LEGO Star Wars title takes the top spot for the second week running.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2016 at 9:42AM in News
eSports Industry Awards 2016 finalists announced

eSports Industry Awards 2016 finalists announced

The initial set of finalists for the eSports Industry Awards 2016 – taking place Monday 21st November at the Brewery, London – have been announced.

on Jul 11th 2016 at 9:23AM in News