2018 gaming baftas

2018 gaming Baftas preview

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice leads nominations but Horizon Zero Dawn and Super Mario Odyssey are also up for multiple awards in the 2018 gaming Baftas. Action-adventure game Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, which focuses on...

Gaming market reaches record £5.1 billion

Trade body UK Interactive Entertainment said the growth of the gaming market sector despite the consumer spending slowdown showed the industry was producing “world-class content”. The UK gaming market grew 12.4% to...
esports roadmap

The esports roadmap

Esports is on the rise. With growing crowds, an increase in the quality of gameplay, and the number of ways in which fans can view their favourite esports tournaments, this booming...
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The Nintendo Labo cardboard revolution

The Nintendo Labo cardboard revolution begins when the cardboard-based game crafting kits for the Nintendo Switch is released in April. Nintendo Labo is the gaming giant’s first major update to the...
Call Of Duty Endowment

Call Of Duty Endowment hands £1,000s to UK military charities

The Call Of Duty Endowment will benefit charities committed to helping veterans find high-quality jobs.  A cause we can all appreciate and support. The two UK military charities are to become the...
Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption 2 has official release date

But fans looking to get their mitts on the game are going to have to wait a while. The sequel to 2010’s Red Dead Redemption will finally drop on October 26,...
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Mario Kart for smartphones

Yep, Mario Kart for smartphones is going to be a thing as Nintendo confirms the racing series will arrive between April this year and March 2019. Which is a bit vague...
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Auzom, PUBG and Panda. We talk to Andrew Kean

With PUBG firmly in the spotlight and to mark the start of the Auzom Premier League season we picked the brains of Auzom GM, Andrew ‘Panda’ Kean, on just why PUBG...
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Xbox Game Pass adds new games on launch day

Microsoft is expanding its Xbox Game Pass subscription service to include all new titles from the company’s other Microsoft Studios on the day they launch. Until now, the Game Pass service has...
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Angry Birds Super Bowl inspired mini games

The Philadelphia Eagles have booked their place in the Super Bowl, and they’re not alone on the avian front at the showpiece event – mobile game Angry Birds is embracing the...
dragon ball fighterz review

Dragon Ball FighterZ review

Our Dragon Ball FighterZ review in a nutshell: As a tribute to the anime TV it’s brilliant, but the fights get familiar fast. Dragon Ball FighterZ is described on its own...
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Harry Potter game has its first trailer

The new Harry Potter game - Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - will launch in the spring. A brand new mobile game set in the Harry Potter universe has its first teaser...
Nintendo Labo

Nintendo Labo adds a new dimension to the Switch console

Nintendo have always been famous for their playful games, but the announcement of Nintendo Labo has taken that one step further. Available on the Nintendo Switch console, Nintendo Labo combines cardboard cut-outs,...
video games to look for in 2018

Video games to look out for in 2018

It’s been a busy, action-packed year in the world of video games, with two landmark new consoles as well as a healthy handful of exceptional titles. But looking ahead to 2018, it’s...
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Did Nintendo Switch make 2017 the year of Nintendo?

The Nintendo Switch, The Legend Of Zelda and The SNES Classic Mini all played a part in a huge 12 months for the firm. Of all the big technology stories of 2017,...
the last of us II

Last Of Us II gameplay coming at E3

Last Of Us II creator Neil Druckmann has declared “no-one is safe” – not even lead characters Joel and Ellie – in the upcoming sequel, but fans will have to wait...
classic 8 bit games

Classic 8 bit games that defined gaming’s greatest era

Forget the modern blockbusters and try these classic 8 bit games instead. As you settle down over the new year to play the latest video game blockbuster on your 4K television, perhaps...
the game awards

Everything you missed at The Game Awards

One of the big events in the gaming calendar is The Game Awards – and the new trailers that tend to be premiered there. The 2017 event was no different, with several big forthcoming...
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Rescue dogs and gaming

How rescue dogs are helping the gaming industry create more realistic animations Researchers have enlisted the help of rescue dogs to create a library of movement data from different breeds to make...
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Humans fight back

Robotic march to world domination halted.  Kind of. Robots can flip burgers, fly planes, and crush the best human players at GO.  The advances in artificial intelligence have left us all glancing...