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on Sep 10th 2014 at 1:43PM in News
New SimCity game coming to iOS and Android

New SimCity game coming to iOS and Android

EA has announced that SimCity BuildIt is in development both for Apple iOS and Google’s Android.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2014 at 1:27PM in News
VIDEO: Just how big are the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus?

VIDEO: Just how big are the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus?

If you’re planning on upgrading to the latest iPhone later this month then you’d best be comfortable with holding a bigger handset.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2014 at 11:43AM in News
Microsoft is replacing noisy Xbox Ones

Microsoft is replacing noisy Xbox Ones

Customers who believe their Xbox Ones are producing an excessive amount of noise are being offered replacements by Microsoft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2014 at 11:14AM in News

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Persson likely to leave Microsoft-owned Mojang; Minecraft won't be pulled from PS4 and PS3

Persson likely to leave Microsoft-owned Mojang; Minecraft won't be pulled from PS4 and PS3

Markus ‘Notch’ Persson is unlikely to stay at Mojang once Microsoft’s acquisition of the Minecraft developer is completed, reports suggest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Xbox One launches to half the sales of Xbox 360 in Japan

Xbox One launches to half the sales of Xbox 360 in Japan

The Japanese launch of Xbox One has failed to match the numbers seen when the Xbox 360 launched back in 2005.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2014 at 10:39AM in News
Discover how Virtual Reality can transform retail at Games Retail 2020

Discover how Virtual Reality can transform retail at Games Retail 2020

Virtual reality is not just an exciting product to stock, but it could even transform how people shop.

on Sep 10th 2014 at 10:01AM in News
Microsoft in discussions to acquire Minecraft studio Mojang - report

Microsoft in discussions to acquire Minecraft studio Mojang - report

Microsoft is reportedly in serious discussions to purchase Mojang, makers of indie game-turned-phenomenon Minecraft.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 10th 2014 at 1:40AM in News

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Apple reveals Apple Watch wearable device

Apple reveals Apple Watch wearable device

Apple has unveiled its long-rumoured wearable device, the Apple Watch.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 9th 2014 at 7:17PM in News
Apple unveils iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple unveils iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple has peeled the curtain back on two new iPhones: iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 9th 2014 at 6:30PM in News
Batman's third title is first LEGO game to offer a Season Pass and day one DLC

Batman's third title is first LEGO game to offer a Season Pass and day one DLC

Warner Bros is offering LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham buyers the option of buying a Season Pass.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 3:40PM in News
Spec Ops and Evolve writer quits triple-A games

Spec Ops and Evolve writer quits triple-A games

The writer behind Spec Ops: The Line and upcoming shooter Evolve has quit triple-A games development.

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by James Batchelor
on Sep 9th 2014 at 3:04PM in News

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Romero: Call of Duty is 'expected - you know what the next one is going to be like'

Romero: Call of Duty is 'expected - you know what the next one is going to be like'

Doom creator John Romero has criticised the lack of creativity in the Call of Duty series and argued that first person shooter developers need to start thinking differently.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 3:00PM in News
Sony: We're treating Destiny like a first-party game

Sony: We're treating Destiny like a first-party game

Destiny may be an Activision title coming out on both PlayStation and Xbox, but Sony says it has given the title the first party treatment.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 2:49PM in News
Shadow of Mordor delayed on PS3 and Xbox 360

Shadow of Mordor delayed on PS3 and Xbox 360

Warner Bros has announced a delay to the last-gen versions of Shadow of Mordor.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 2:10PM in News
Activision on Destiny launch: 'We shouldn't underestimate the power of UK games retail'

Activision on Destiny launch: 'We shouldn't underestimate the power of UK games retail'

Over 1,000 UK games retailers opened at midnight last night to herald the launch of Destiny.

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by Christopher Dring
on Sep 9th 2014 at 1:53PM in News

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INTERVIEW: Martyn Gibbs on being back in the GAME

INTERVIEW: Martyn Gibbs on being back in the GAME

GAME, at least the old GAME, used to be notoriously slow at launching things.

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by Christopher Dring
on Sep 9th 2014 at 1:35PM in News
Square Enix to stream Final Fantasy VII and others to mobile

Square Enix to stream Final Fantasy VII and others to mobile

A new mobile game streaming service is coming to Japan courtesy of Square Enix.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 12:34PM in News
Resident Evil 5 and Dead Rising 2 moving from GFWL to Steamworks

Resident Evil 5 and Dead Rising 2 moving from GFWL to Steamworks

Capcom is to remove Games for Windows Live from three more of its PC titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 11:42AM in News
EA fixing The Sims 4 gay name block

EA fixing The Sims 4 gay name block

An issue that prevents players of The Sims 4 from uploading characters with specific homosexual name references is being remedied by EA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 11:20AM in News
PICTURES: Two launch events welcome Destiny to UK games retail

PICTURES: Two launch events welcome Destiny to UK games retail

The long wait for Destiny is over, with Activision’s shooter officially launching this morning ahead of what could be a record-breaking game launch in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 10:58AM in News
Amazon Fire Phone dated for the UK

Amazon Fire Phone dated for the UK

Amazon’s Fire Phone will be released in the UK before the end of the month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 10:36AM in News
What will games retail look like in five years time?

What will games retail look like in five years time?

Research specialists Juniper Research will reveal the future of buying and selling video games at next week's Games Retail 2020.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 9th 2014 at 9:52AM in News
Super Smash Bros works with New 3DS c-stick but not Circle Pad Pro

Super Smash Bros works with New 3DS c-stick but not Circle Pad Pro

Upcoming 3DS title Super Smash Bros will offer additional functionality on the ‘New 3DS’ and ‘New 3DS XL’.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2014 at 9:40AM in News
How come PS4 has sold so well?

How come PS4 has sold so well?

Last month, Sony's Shuhei Yoshida told Eurogamer he did not 'completely understand' why PS4 has been such a big seller.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 9th 2014 at 8:00AM in News