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NVIDIA releases SE GTX 560 Ti with 448 CUDA cores

Tuesday, 29 November 2011 17:10 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Zotac’s announced the release of its special edition GPU, the NVIDIA GTX 560 Ti with 448 CUDA cores. It runs at 1.46GHz, contains 1.25GB of GDDR5 memory clocking at 3800MHz, with the engine clocking at 765MHz.

Geared towards those running DX11, the card will run you around the $289 mark, and will allow for up to three of the cards to operate together which provides “up to 2.8-times the performance” of a single card.

General details

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 Cores GPU
  • Engine clock: 765 MHz
  • 448 unified shaders
  • Shader clock: 1,530 MHz
  • 1280MB GDDR5 memory
  • Memory clock: 3800 MHz
  • 320-bit memory interface
  • Dual DVI, HDMI & DisplayPort outputs
  • DirectX 11 technology & Shader Model 5.0
  • OpenGL 4.2 compatible
  • NVIDIA CUDA technology
  • Full HD video playback
  • Blu-ray 3D ready
  • Loss-less audio bitstream capable
  • ZOTAC Boost Premium software bundle included

Specifications

  • Product Name: ZOTAC GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 cores Limited Edition
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 cores
  • Engine Clock speed: 765 MHz
  • Unified Shaders: 448
  • Shader Clock: 1530 MHz
  • Memory Clock speed: 3800 MHz
  • Memory: 1280MB GDDR5
  • Memory interface: 320-bit
  • Display Outputs: Dual DVI, HDMI & DisplayPort
  • HDCP: Yes
  • Cooling: With fan (dual-slot)
  • DirectX version:DirectX 11 with Shader Model 5.0
  • Other hardware features: Hardware accelerated Blu-ray 3D ready
  • Software Features: Hardware Video Decode Acceleration Technology, NVIDIA CUDA technology, OpenGL 4.2
  • Windows 7 capability: Windows 7 with DirectCompute support

Shots of the hardware are posted below, and a list of GTX 560 Ti reviews can be found over on Engadget.

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30 Comments

  1. Fin

    Seems a bit much – you could get an Xbox or PS3 and a few games for the same price, and they’d look just as good.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. DSB

    Wrong ^^

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Phoenixblight

    @1
    Oh so very wrong with that statement. Very very wrong. Play SKyrim or Witcher 2 on the PC with this bad boy and you would easily realize how wrong you were.

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Razor

    Too bad there’s no game out there taking advantage of all this.

    In fact, it’s quite sad to think about all the GFX cards that have gone to waste over the years, simply because the goalposts keep changing.

    No-one will ever see what this card is truly capable of…unless it happens to take a seat in the PS4 or Xbox 720, which seems unlikely.

    #4 3 years ago
  5. OlderGamer

    I don’t know DSBand PB, I am a PC gamer too, but what Fin said is basicly the way most people look at PC gaming rigs. And for good reason. Not only do you need to buy the video card, but the PC to house and power it.

    And in the end, for the mass numbers/gamers, there is little graphical difference between a PS360 game and a PC one.

    PC gaming is a hard sell. Plus even most people that do game on PC, won’t have the really high end stuff. So most of the medium/low end pc gaming hardware has even less of a difference between it and console games. I even find some console games run/look better on console then they do on PC. In a tough economy it is hard to juistify the expense of dedicated PC gaming.

    Most folks will buy said xbox or PS3, and handfull of games rather then invest in a gaming rig.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. Talkar

    @4
    I played games such as Battlefield 1942 and all the way up to StarCraft 2 and BF3 in 3D. I played games with DX11 such as Saints Row: The Third (also in 3D). And i’ve watched blu-ray movies in 3D on my computer too, so what exactly is it that no games are taking advantage of?

    #6 3 years ago
  7. OlderGamer

    You gotta remember that no one is really doubting that a BMW is a better car. Just saying that for most people they are just as happy getting a Toyota. It just makes more economical sense.

    #7 3 years ago
  8. DSB

    That’s still completely missing the point OG. This is aimed at people who want a BMW, not the people who are quite content with a console.

    Of course you can have just as much fun on a console, but obviously, if you’re into keeping your PC upgraded, then this is the kind of difference that you want to pay for.

    If you’re buying a new graphics card and you’re serious about it, then you’ll never go for a middle of the line card. You’ll save and get the top notch card, because ultimately that’ll keep you going for a lot longer.

    #8 3 years ago
  9. OlderGamer

    “That’s still completely missing the point OG. This is aimed at people who want a BMW, not the people who are quite content with a console”

    Fully agreed.

    #9 3 years ago
  10. Maximum Payne

    @8 Exactly
    Well this graphic card is for 1080p/60 frames so….

    #10 3 years ago
  11. Erthazus

    “And in the end, for the mass numbers/gamers, there is little graphical difference between a PS360 game and a PC one.”

    Little graphical differences? Oh yeah? Go see Battlefield 3 for yourself.

    Or any multiplatform game on the 1080p screen (or lets go further with 2560×1600) with this small little beast and than we will talk OG.
    The difference is very significant.

    This beast is for people who want the best out of their experience.

    @1, “and they’d look just as good.”

    in your dreams.

    #11 3 years ago
  12. Talkar

    btw, what does ATI have when it comes to special technologies that Nvidia doesn’t? Not trolling, just hoping someone can mention something, like Nvidia has PhysX and 3D Vision, i would like to know what ATI offers on that front x)

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Razor

    “And i’ve watched blu-ray movies in 3D on my computer too, so what exactly is it that no games are taking advantage of?”

    The true power of the card. What you’re doing is not Earth-shattering; you’re watching current generation content in a higher resolution and higher framerate. So what?

    What you’re not seeing – and will never see – is a sustained period of dedicated development for this card, because next year something else will come out, and also because it’s not in a console for developers to take advantage of.

    It’s no coincidence that the best looking console games come out later in the life of the machine, after developers have really got to grips with, and gotten to understand the card.

    That’s why next generation is so exciting, because we will finally get to see developers properly take advantage of powerful cards. Obviously that won’t be a 560, but something certain to be substantial.

    To me, playing PC games in 1080p, 3D and 120fps is not taking advantage of the card; it’s simply taking something and running it faster. That’s what PS3 remasters do, and no-one would say that that is some huge leap, because it’s not.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. DSB

    @12 Not a tech geek, but I jumped the fence and got an ATI card once, and that’s not ever going to happen again. I’ve never seen a company be so bad at supporting their own products. Installing drivers was hell, and you could pretty much just sit and wait for the next game that wouldn’t support ATI cards properly, so you’d have some “rare” glitch that left it unplayable.

    nVidia aren’t perfect and they might not be as geek-chic, but there’s no way I’m wasting time and money on ATI again.

    #14 3 years ago
  15. Maximum Payne

    @12 Ati have eyefinity and I think it support 3D.
    @14 When you did you buy Ati ? 2002 ?

    #15 3 years ago
  16. Phoenixblight

    “And in the end, for the mass numbers/gamers, there is little graphical difference between a PS360 game and a PC one.”

    I call bullshit. The difference is that people assume there is no difference and are willing to buy a console because of the ability to plug in and play. Everyone knows that on the PC the game will look better depending on your system.

    I had bought this PC for 700$(2 years ago) which had a quad core, a decent card 460 GTX and a Powersupply to support it. I had improved the PSU to 750 watts(60$) and bought a 580 GTX(roughly 300$ with some discounts).Thats roughly 530$ a year so far and I plan on using this system for another 2 years. I use my PC about 80% of my time and 20% I play on my consoles when it is a rental or an exclusive.
    Yeah that may seem expensive if you want PC to play games explicitly compared to getting a PS3 or Xbox 360 but I don’t use my PC in that fashion. I use it to create assets, create projects using engines like CryEngine 3, UDK, Unity along with coding all my games. I know what I would use my PC for and so I bought my PC to fit my needs along with being able to play games. Playing games on this rig is just an added perk. I can get the cost argument and thats a valid point but to say a PC game looks like console game is a fabrication.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=o921p4TIzH4#!

    That’s Skyrim and Skyrim is using DX9 on the PC and it still looks substantially better. I am not part of the crowd that says PC gaming is better or better eye candy makes a better game. It doesn’t but it is an added perk to playing the game on the PC.

    #16 3 years ago
  17. DSB

    @15 It was sometime around 2003-2006 I think. I remember playing F.E.A.R. and the expansion packs, where the expansion packs were unplayable because the ATI cards couldn’t handle reflections.

    It was just ridiculously bad. Catalyst was a fucking horrible system for upgrading drivers, whereas nVidia customers would have theirs done in 2 seconds.

    Based on that experience, I’m completely done with ATI. I’m only going to switch from nVidia if someone better comes along.

    #17 3 years ago
  18. Talkar

    @17
    Intel Integrated Graphics!
    (sorry, couldn’t resist :P )

    #18 3 years ago
  19. DSB

    @18 I think my dad has that :D

    It runs Toca Race Driver 3 like a BEAST.

    #19 3 years ago
  20. Maximum Payne

    @17 I agree in that period Ati wasn’t shining but I have ati 5770 and not a single problem like crashes or bad performance even games Like Sabateur worked fine(after patch).Trust me those days are over just like incompatibility between CPU and GPU…

    #20 3 years ago
  21. MegaGeek1

    IMO the BMW vs Toyota analogy doesnt work here. A better analogy would be, “why would I buy a BMW 335i when I can have the same luxury experience and 3/4s the fun driving a BMW 328i?”

    #21 3 years ago
  22. Erthazus

    @Razor, it’s not just 120 fps or 1080p. It’s direct X10-11 effects and better textures and shaders.

    there is a huge difference and yes, there are games that use it for the full potential even to this day.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCdbdsFgNGI look for this for example. Go see witcher II or METRO 2033 on the PC and you will see the difference.

    @Talkar, better durability and MLAA in some games.

    @MegaGeek1, ““why would I buy a BMW 335i when I can have the same luxury experience and 3/4s the fun driving a BMW 328i?””

    Why? because first of all to say something like this you need to sit on that luxury car and see the difference for yourself first of all.

    In other words, that bad boy aka 560Ti is a significant thing for gaming.

    Want the real analogy? Here you go: Wii and PS3. There is a difference, right?

    thats where is the difference between Xbox 360/PS3 and PC. Thats the analogy if you have that videocard.

    #22 3 years ago
  23. MegaGeek1

    What I mean is you’re still driving a BMW. Sure its got a better engine, better suspension and internals, so it is much faster, has better handling, and is therefore more fun to drive, but for the average consumer who just wants to driver a BMW, to them its the same thing. Its only a real want/need for the gear heads who demand every last bit of performance.

    #23 3 years ago
  24. Edo

    That’s like 215 euros which is pretty cheap for a card that delivers this kind of performance,the ATI counterpart would have to be 6950 I think.

    #24 3 years ago
  25. Lounds

    @5 “So most of the medium/low end pc gaming hardware has even less of a difference between it and console games”.

    Wrong. I have BF3 on PC, my system is a bit dated and to get a good rate of Frames per sec, I run the game in lower @1080p and I shit you not it makes the PS3 version look like PS2 and I ain’t joking, the console version of BF3 is shocking, so your statement about PC gamers playing at medium to low graphics is a load of bollocks. Wake up and smell the bacon, because this gen of consoles have gone past there sell by date.

    #25 3 years ago
  26. albo88

    i agree with the first comment
    however this is the card that you really wont this times cos really buying a gtx 570 for ported console games or bug graphic like GTA 4 is not worth it
    personalty i have a gtx 560 not TI
    and it does all my need at 1600×1050
    b4 i was using a 9600 GSO but i upgrade just for BF3 witch is still a half console port not a real PC MADE GAME

    #26 3 years ago
  27. Kuwabara

    Maybe ill buy one once games on pc surpass uncharted 2,3, gow3. Yes I’ve seen witcher.

    #27 3 years ago
  28. Valkryst12

    @27 ……… hahahah

    #28 3 years ago
  29. UKTomm

    I know I’m going to put this awfully but do you think us PC gamers spend the amount of money we do just to say “Oh, look how better this games look compared to it on your Xbox 360/PS3/Wii”? It’s all about the experience of upgrading. It’s our hobby. We enjoy doing it.

    There will always be people in the world who will settle with the Toyota and there will always be people who want the BMW. We just have to learn to live with each other and respect other’s decisions.

    Plus, you can do a whole lot more on a PC then a console. Phoenixblight put it beautifully in post #16.

    #29 3 years ago
  30. tatsujin

    WTB an EVGA product. Thanks.

    #30 3 years ago

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    Cities: Skylines players can now fly over their creations thanks to the Flight Cimulator mod. Created by Ulysius and available through the Steam Workshop, the mod allows the user to simulate flight through simple controls. According to the mod notes, it is still a work in progress as Ulysius plans to add building collisions , […]

  • The Walking Dead, Better Call Saul arrive on PlayStation Vue

    Sony has announced the addition of AMC to its PlayStation Vue service, which soft launched in Chicago, New York City and Philadelphia earlier this month. Those who use the service can now get their Better Call Saul and The Walking Dead fix, and also watch the Sundance channel, WEtv and IFC. AMC and WEtv are […]

  • Play the first level of Super Mario 64 in your browser

    Thanks to Roystan Ross and the Unity engine, you can play the first level of Super Mario 64 in your browser. This little nugget came to my attention yesterday, and unfortunately it became lost on my worksheet. Better late than never, I suppose. Anyway, the level is free-to-play and if you don’t wish to play […]

  • Steam’s Discovery Update has helped increase revenue for smaller titles

    Valve has said its Discovery Queue has increased product page views across Steam by 30% since the company launched the Discovery Update. According to Valve, 75% of those views come from the Discovery Queue, and 16% of product views can be attributed to the Discovery Queue. Even Steam Tags clicks have increased. The system is […]

  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection April update includes “more ranked playlists”

    The next content update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection will “address a variety of issues across the game,” according to 343 Industries, including specific improvements to ranking. New quit and betrayal penalties are also in the works as the development team prepares to roll out ranks to additional playlists. According to 343, the latest […]

  • Get Spec Ops: The Line for free through 2K Games sale on Humble Store

    A 2K Games sale is going on this weekend on the Humble Store with up to 83% off on select titles. Games on sale include Evolve, Bioshock, Civilization and other franchises. Plus, Spec Ops: The Line can be yours for free with the purchase of any -2K title on sale. To see the full list […]

  • Dota 2 The International 2015 tickets are sold out

    Tickets to Dota 2 The International 2015 are now sold out, which shouldn’t surprise anyone. The tickets went on sale in two phases starting March 27. Phase one sold out in six minutes, and phase two sold out in four minutes. Each round of sales offered the same quantity of General Admission tickets priced at […]

  • Here’s what’s expected in Battlefield 4′s Weapon Crate DLC – video

    A new Battlefield 4 drop is on the horizon, and to give you an idea of what to expect, we have a video for you below featuring information on the Weapon Crate DLC. According to Battlefield expert Westie, players can expect five new weapons along with the return of the Gun Master game mode. The […]

  • Pillars of Eternity issues to be addressed in patch 1.03, expected next week

    Obsidian Entertainment plans to release a Pillars of Eternity patch next week to combat issues users have reported. Until the patch is released, the developers have posted workarounds for some of the most common issues. The issues reported span framerate drops, inability to launch the game unless in administrator mode, crashes on 32-bit machines, animal […]

  • Mortal Kombat X videos show Erron Black gameplay, Ermac fatalities, more

    Erron Black, the gunslinger which was outed for Mortal Kombat X in the achievements listing last week, was featured in the latest livestream from NetherRelam Studios yesterday evening. Along with gameplay, fatalities and variations for Black, the developer also provided a look at gameplay for: Ermac vs Mileena; Ermac’s brutality and fatality moves; Lui Kang […]

  • The Legend of Zelda Wii U: 2015 release not a “priority”, skipping E3

    The Legend of Zelda franchise producer Eiji Aonuma is featured in the latest video update on the status of The Legend of Zelda for Wii U, stating a 2015 release is no longer a “number one priority” for the team. While Aonuma never specifically says the game has been delayed into 2016, the announcement confirms […]

  • Destiny gameplay designer exits for Bethesda

    Destiny’s senior gameplay designer Josh Hamrick announced on Twitter overnight he would be leaving the company in a week’s time for Bethesda. Hamrick joined Bungie in 2009 after working two years at Midway Austin, where he created multiplayer maps, modified single-player levels, and other designer functions. He was in charge of fixing bug in code […]

  • What to expect from the Call of Duty Championship this weekend

    Just settling down to the Call of Duty Championship this weekend? Here’s a rundown of today’s matches and what else to expect over the next three days. The Call of Duty Championship is taking place in LA this weekend until Sunday, with 32 four-player teams battling it out for a prize pot of $1 million. […]

  • MLB 15 The Show video highlights improved graphics, updated grass patterns

    Sony has released a video for MLB 15 The Show which provides a look at graphical improvements made to the game. Along with the visual upgrade over MLB 14 The Show, the game contains new minor league stadiums, dynamic sun generated in real-time, and upgraded grass patterns which reflect each stadium’s unique look. MLB 15 […]

  • Valve to offer HTC Vive Developer Edition free to qualified developers

    Valve has said it will offer the HTC Vive Developer Edition for free to qualified developers in an effort to buoy projects before the tech launches commercially. Surgeon Simulator developer Bossa Studios and The Room studio Fireproof Games are just some of the developers which already have a free Vive in-hand. According to Valve’s Doug […]

  • DriveClub gameplay video features MotorStorm’s off-road buggies

    Some gameplay footage of MotorStorm’s off-road buggies in DriveClub has surfaced. Pictures of the buggies were shown on the Japanese PlayStation Blog earlier this month, which considering the game was developed by Evolution Studios – which developed MotorStorm – this isn’t too much of a surprise. The buggies were first spotted by Videogamer, which pulled […]

  • Mortal Kombat X live-action TV spot features the track Chop Suey

    The TV sport for Mortal Kombat X has been released, and not only does it contain a “spontaneous fight circle” taking over an entire city, but it features the System of a Down track Chop Suey. Mortal Kombat X will be released on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One April 14. The […]

  • Bloodborne Forbidden Woods progression bug caused by multiplayer summon

    A progression bug in Bloodborne is in the works, according to Sony and From Software. The issue occurs when players activate a multiplayer session in the Forbidden Woods using the Sinister Resonant Bell or Small Resonant Bell. It also appears the Lunarium Key won’t appear because of the multiplayer bug, and without the key you […]

  • Yo-Kai Watch game franchise has sold over 7 million copies

    The Yo-Kai Watch IP has sold over 7 million copies, according to developer Level-5. The figure included both physical and digital download sales. Yo-Kai Watch 3 will be unveiled during Level-5 Vision 2015 next month. The first title is in the works for the west but is still without a release window. Thanks, Gematsu.

  • Bloodborne trademark returned to Sony after accidentally losing it

    In case you were worried or anything, Sony has once again obtained the Bloodborne trademark. Earlier this week it was revealed that Sony mistakenly abandoned the Bloodborne trademark along with four others registered with US Patent and Trademark Office: Guns Up!, Kill Strain; How Games Were Made to Sound, and No Heroes Allows: No Puzzles […]

  • GTA 5 PC official trailer coming next week, 15 new screenshots released

    New PC screenshots of GTA 5 have been released along with word of a new trailer coming on Monday. The screens below are from the PC version and you can view them in 4K glory over on Rockstar Newswire. The PC version of GTA 5 releases on April 14.

  • PSN real-time server status page launching in Europe soon

    PlayStation users in Europe will soon have its own a PSN Service Status Indicator. It was released earlier this month in North America. The indicator makes it easier to check whether PlayStation services are down or running as planned. This includes account management, PlayStation Now, the store, social services, etc. Sony told Eurogamer the service […]

  • Exclusivity contract prevents Bioware from revealing Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC release on PS4

    Bioware is unable to discuss when the Jaws of Hakkon DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition will arrive on platforms other than PC and Xbox One. According to various tweets from executive producer Mark Darrah, due to the exclusivity contract between EA and Microsoft, the studio is unable to announce a release date for PlayStation 3 […]

  • LEGO Batman 3 demo, Namco Museum, more added to North American eShop

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with a demo for LEGO Batman 3, Namco Museum on Wii U Virtual Console, and various sales. Below is the full update. Nintendo eShop Dot Arcade – Wii U LEGO Ninjago – 3Ds LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Demo – Wii U Harvest Moon: The […]

  • Square Enix’s Easter Surprise bundle contains five mystery PC games

    Square Enix offering another mystery bundle to customers in the UK, which comes with five mystery PC games for £3.99. As before, customers will be unaware of the games they are purchasing in the mystery bundle, but the bundle contains triple-A titles worth £40 combined. One of Square’s previous mystery bundles contained Tomb Raider, Just […]

  • From Software’s PSone game Shadow Tower coming to PSN

    Shadow Tower, the first-person action-RPG developed for the original PlayStation by From Software, will be released on PlayStation Network. In the 1998 title, players took on the role of a mercenary who has returned home to the Holy Land of Zeptar to find the place has been sucked into the Underworld. He must use the […]

  • PlayStation TV gets price cut in the UK, now £44.99

    PlayStation TV has received a price cut in the UK. After several retailers started offering the console for less than the RRP of £84.99, users on DealSpwn began to wonder whether this is an official price cut, and not just regular deals or stock clearance. Sony later confirmed the new price of £44.99. “Starting from […]

  • Fast & Furious expansion for Forza Horizon 2 is now available, for free

    You can download Forza Horizon 2 expansion Fast & Furious starting right now. Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious is available to download now through Xbox Live for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The expansion is standalone, so you don’t need to own Forza Horizon 2 to play it. It’s also free from now […]

  • Fire-based weapons come to PayDay 2 with the Butcher’s BBQ Pack

    The 20th DLC for PayDay 2, the Butcher’s BBQ Pack, is now available on Steam. The DLC will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: Piglet Grenade Launcher, 12G Steakout Shotgun and Mk1 Flamethrower Molotov cocktails and incendiary ammo Four new masks, patterns, materials and achievements The Butcher’s BBQ Pack is another co-development between Overkill and Croatian […]

  • Lords of the Fallen developer offers Hideo Kojima a job

    Amid the current turmoil between Hideo Kojima and publisher Konami, one studio has offered the legendary designer a position. Lords of the Fallen developer Deck 13 took to Twitter to extend a job offer to Hideo Kojima. Dear Mr. @HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN In case you are currently searching, we have an open position as Head of Game […]

  • Destiny Xur update: should you buy MIDA Multi Tool?

    The question on every Destiny player’s lips today. And the answer, supplied by resident Destiny expert Paul Davies, is… Yes! We asked Paul whether or not he thought Xur’s Exotic weapon this week was worth the 23 Strange Coins. Here’s what he said: “It was already a great gun to own for PVP owing to […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 has an all-male cast to make it “more approachable”

    According to Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata, the main cast of the game is all-male because it makes the game “more approachable.” Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata spoke to Gamespot about the reason for his choice of making the core cast an all-male affair. “Speaking honestly, an all-male party feels almost more approachable […]

  • Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain is coming April 2

    Blizzard has given Hearthstone expansion Blackrock Mountain a solid release date. Hearthstone’s Blackrock Mountain adventure pack will be released April 2 in the Americas region, and April 3 in Europe, Korea, Taiwan, and China. Blackrock Depths is the first wing to be released, others will follow one week apart. Other than the 31 new cards, […]

  • Bloodborne: if you can’t load your save after installing firmware 2.50, this will help

    If you’re having issues loading your Bloodborne save after applying firmware update 2.50 to your PS4, this should help you out. Reddit user KBALLZZ encountered an issue after installing update 2.50 on his PlayStation 4. Bloodborne started reinstalling the day one patch again and when it was done he couldn’t continue his game or load […]

  • Use this code to get 10% off on PSN purchases

    Sony is offering a 10% discount coupon to anyone looking to buy games on PlayStation Store this weekend. Sony’s latest discount coupon code is here. You’ll receive 10% off your cart total when buying from the PSN Store. The offer is not valid on purchases made on PS Vita, PlayStation TV, PSP, or in-game stores. […]

  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin upgrade path announced, system specs revealed

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin will offer returning customers a chance to upgrade at a discounted price. Those who already own Dark Souls 2 on Steam and are interested in picking up the Scholar of the First Sin edition will be happy to know that publisher Bandai Namco is offering them an […]

  • Bloodborne: this is what happens when you have 40 Insight

    Insight is one of the currencies in Bloodborne, but it’s also a mechanic that affects the gameplay. There are MASSIVE SPOILERS below, so turn back now or one of Bloodborne’s gameplay mechanics will be SPOILED for you. Just like Blood Echoes in Bloodborne, Insight is used to purchase certain items from vendors in the game. […]

  • Phase two of Xbox One April update brings voice messages, dedicated servers for party chat, more

    The second phase of the April update for Xbox One is now open to members of the Preview programme and and it looks like there are even more features in store. Phase one of Xbox One’s April firmware update started a few days ago with improvements to party chat and achievements notifications. Today, phase two […]

  • GTA 5′s graphical “downgrade” is a bug, will be fixed in upcoming patch

    As of patch 1.8 for GTA 5 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a few graphical issues have cropped up leading some to believe there has been a stealth downgrade to the game’s overall graphics. Over the past couple of days, Reddit went nuts over a video showing what appears to be a downgrade to […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for March 27, 28 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    Xur: Agent of the Nine has arrived at The Tower in Destiny to rid you of your Strange Coins. Xur: Agent of the Nine has once again made it to Destiny’s Tower to sell you Exotic weapons and gear in exchange for Strange Coins and Motes of Light. For this weekend, Xur can be found […]

  • Destiny vault space upgrade will have enough room for every Exotic

    Destiny is finally getting the vault space upgrade players have been begging for almost since launch week. Destiny players can currently use vault space to store 20 pieces of amour, 20 weapons and 20 general item stacks. In the latest Bungle Weekly Update, the developer revealed that as of patch 1.1.2, due before House of […]

  • Half-Life 2: Update mod applies some sparkle to the original title

    Half-Life 2: Update will be available tomorrow, and thanks to the modding community, those who own the vanilla version of the game can apply a visual update to the 2004 title. The comparison video shows you the differences between the original version, and the version with Half-Life 2: Update applied. Here’s what the mod includes: […]

  • Neverwinter MMO can now be pre-downloaded on Xbox One

    You can now pre-download the free-to-play Neverwinter MMO on Xbox One. The game launches on March 31, but you will still need an Xbox Live Gold account to play it. Based on the Dungeons & Dragons franchise, the game can be downloaded from the Xbox Store.

  • Destiny of Spirits will go offline starting next month

    Sony will be ending service for Destiny of Spirits starting next month, Sony has announced. The free-to-play Destiny of Spirits was released in late March 2014 on Vita, and tasked players with collecting supernatural forces appropriate to their geographical location, and then trading them with others online. Gravity Rush spirits were added to the game […]

  • MotoGP 15 is out this spring on PC, last and current-gen consoles

    MotoGP 15 will be released in June on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, Milestone has announced. Bike, rider and team customization are part of the latest release in the franchise, along with time-trials and enhanced career options. The game features over 20 bike models divided into three classes: MotoGP, Moto 2 […]

  • Cities: Skylines players should check out Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises

    Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises can now be yours in Cities: Skylines. Die Hard fans will be familiar with Nakatomi Plaza. Those who have never watched the first film and live in Los Angeles know it by its real-life name, FOX Plaza. It was created by Enos Shenk and is available through Steamworks. Those who […]

  • Call of Duty franchise has sold 175M copies, players have thrown 300B grenades

    With the Call of Duty Championship kicking off tomorrow, Activision has sent over a series infographic full of interesting figures such as the number of copies sold over 10 years and how many grenades players have tossed. According to the stats below, the Call of Duty franchise has sold 175 million copies across all platforms […]