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Red Dead Redemption, Machinarium, Scott Pilgrim, more head up PS Plus September

Tuesday, 4 September 2012 14:21 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Red Dead Redemption kicks of the PS Plus offerings this month starting today. You can nab the awesome western game for free until October 2. However, there are other goodies in store for subscribers this month such as Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Double Dragon Neon from September 12 through December 4. The lovely point and click puzzler Machinarium is also available from tomorrow, September 5 through October 23. More updates will be announced during the month, so head on over to the PS Blog to remain in-the-know.

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33 Comments

  1. CyberMarco

    WOW! Can’t wait to get my PS3 later this month!

    #1 3 years ago
  2. KAP

    PS Plus, amazing… puts LIVE to shame in alot of ways…

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Ireland Michael

    @2 As far as providing content to customers, definitely.

    I just wish they could match that with quality of service.

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Jaha-BRN

    Double Dragon Neon is developed by Wayforward, still looks tacky but could play well.

    #4 3 years ago
  5. DrDamn

    PS Plus is fantastic value but it’s not comparable to Live. It’s something different. I would expect both to extend into similar services next generation though and be part of a subs model which subsidises the cost of the hardware.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. ManuOtaku

    Iam very interested in machinarium, i was waiting this game for some long time now, i will get some PSN cards in order to get it.

    #6 3 years ago
  7. OlderGamer

    I agree with Doc and Mike.

    I am a Plus member, love getting “free” games(not really free when your still paying 50usd/year). But it is a good value. Just the actual quality of the service isn’t at Live levels. Closer now then it ever used to be.

    And, like Doc I think next gen we will see “service contracts” attached to both services in order to lower the cost of the hardware.

    #7 3 years ago
  8. Ireland Michael

    @6 Machinarium is pretty great.

    #8 3 years ago
  9. Kuwabara

    how exactly is xbox live service better? care to explain anyone!? And don’t give me any lag bullshit.

    #9 3 years ago
  10. DrDamn

    @9
    Party chat, game invites integration, friends only chat for a start.

    #10 3 years ago
  11. Ireland Michael

    @8
    - Party Chat
    - Automatic game invites
    - Faster downloads
    - Trials for every downloadable game
    - Indie games service
    - Less intrusive patching
    - Less down time
    - Less dashboard updates

    #11 3 years ago
  12. Kuwabara

    @ 10, sorry but for me party chat is for lazy casuals, and only takes away the immersion from single player games.
    @11 less dashboard updates?? xbox has a new dashboard every dam month, lol.

    everything else is pathetic. surely you can find something to do while patching in 5 mins.

    on and psn has the better games. it has the better exclusives and the best of what xbox arcade has

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Gadzooks!

    #12

    LOL, no, no and hell no.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. Ireland Michael

    @12 Just because you don’t have any use for it doesn’t mean that millions of other people don’t.

    I use Party Chat so I can talk to people I know while I play games, because some of us actual like to socialize with people we know, and the vast majority of us don’t want to listen to squeaky voiced kids cursing down our ears either. How exactly is that “casual”? You’re just throwing around lazy insults to bolster your personal ego.

    “less dashboard updates?? xbox has a new dashboard every dam month,”

    No, it doesn’t: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xbox_360_system_software

    PSN gets updates constantly, and half the time they don’t even add anything. It gets tiresome quickly.

    “surely you can find something to do while patching in 5 mins.”

    There have been numerous games on the PS3 with giant, gigabyte sized patches, that I have had to sit around waiting to download for well over “5 mins”. And yes, I have a wired connection. A download of equal size on my 360 takes about 10 – 15 minutes, and are never part of mandatory patches.

    “on and psn has the better games. it has the better exclusives and the best of what xbox arcade has”

    Nobody is arguing the quality of the games. They’re arguing the quality of the service.

    Both PSN and Xbox Live have a tonne of their own gems, exclusive to each other, they make both consoles worth owning for.

    #14 3 years ago
  15. OlderGamer

    Thing is Kuwabara you said the big thing burried in there. Single Player game immersion. The days on sitting alone for hundreds of hours with some abscure niche title are long gone. Live does bring gamers closer together. Most gamers tend to play Multiplayer games. Chat is great for that, and to be honest, isn’t it kind of nerdy to worry about things like game immersion?

    No offense intended, but really? The Dog, the phone, the cat, the kids, the dog chasing the cat, the neighbors, the piece of plastic your holding in your hand, your spouse, the couch/chair your sitting in, the window the TV next to, the shoes pinching your toes, the kids chasing the dog, the dinner you have to get started….etc and so on. Real life. The game is just a game. Real life goes on around you. If I stick on my turtle beach headset and sit down to a game and attempt to tune out the world, my house would prolly burn down around me.

    So I am playing Blue Dragon, NCAA Footabll, or Amular, and at the sametime chatting with a family member or friend…where is the harm in that? I mean it also very much ok to not talk to said friend or family member, but yeah in the end the xross game party chat is a really nice thing to have that gets a ton of use by a lot of people.

    It can be dismissed as no biggie or over rated, but really you would either be in the minority or just ignorant of how nice it can be…or just in denial.

    I really like the feature. But to each their own.

    As far as Sony Vs MS, no doubt the selling feature of Sony games are the strong sp games, and the xb is strong MP games. Of course both systems have games that do both. But connecting you to your friends and the games they are playing is something MS does extremly well.

    #15 3 years ago
  16. Kuwabara

    @14

    How bout you stop being lazy and chat with your friends before or after playing. Do you realize there is a mic and video feature there? Why don’t you get on Home and socialize and meet people! And you don’t know you can mute people while playing online, so only you and your mates can be heard?!!

    Psn does not get updates often> maybe once every few months. i see more articles here about dashboard updates than psn ones. The longest ive waited is probably 12 mins, and do you know what i did in that time? had lunch!

    #16 3 years ago
  17. Ireland Michael

    @15 Not to mention that if do want to play a single player game on the 360, it’s not like you’re being forced into a Party Chat. The point of it is it’s usefulness when it *is* relevant.

    #17 3 years ago
  18. Da Man

    on and psn has the better games. it has the better exclusives and the best of what xbox arcade has
    Yeah, just this year we ‘ve had two of the biggest indie releases both exclusive to Xbla (Fez might go to unknown platform, likely Steam in the future). Not even half of the top Xbla games made it to Psn.

    In addition to having both a bigger (having started six years ago) and better library you don’t have to wonder if the title gets released on the service or not.

    #18 3 years ago
  19. DrDamn

    It was fairly clear from @12 that a reasonable response would be dismissed off hand. Gadzooks! had the level about right. I mean Home … seriously?

    #19 3 years ago
  20. OlderGamer

    @Mike agreed.

    #20 3 years ago
  21. Ireland Michael

    @16 “How bout you stop being lazy and chat with your friends before or after playing.”

    Many reasons.

    1) Half the time we’re playing multiplayer games together.
    2) The vast majority of my friends are fully grown adults with jobs, families and children. Spare time is an often sought but rarely provided luxury. We can’t just call over to each other and hang out whenever we want.
    3)It’s easy and convenient. I’m a stay at home dad, but I know for a lot of people, after a hard days work, they simply can’t be bothered dealing with tedious activities like constantly muting obnoxious people in multiplayer games. And even then, that’s still not a private chat.

    “Why don’t you get on Home and socialize and meet people”

    Because:

    1) My time doesn’t permit it.
    2) Home is a cumbersome, tedious and ugly looking piece of shit.
    3) Every single time I have logged into it it’s exactly the same thing. Perverted men dancing around virtual avatars of women (mostly controlled by men), making lewd and obnoxious remarks. I see enough of that stupidity in real life.
    4) I have enough real friends that I don’t really feel the need to actively pursue online ones. I barely have enough time to spend with my offline ones.

    #21 3 years ago
  22. Kuwabara

    @15, tell me then why don’t you use home. To me that’s a great feature that is better than party chat, in many ways. Also, i probably gain more from single player games than you. I can’t sit there and play a game while theres people around me, animals , noise.. any kind of noise throws me off. When i play alone im drawn into a game and i feel part of it. So to me party chat is useless. To me it’s stupid, for example playing ground zeroes, the game and atmosphere looking amazing, your drawn in, and suddenly your talking to buddies while playing.. why?? do you really need to tell them how cool it looks or how the day was, you cant do that before playing or after it.

    No it ain’t nerdy, the idea of party chat seems beyond nerdy. Try sitting there by yourself and play a great single player game. have you ever been immersed? What’s this world coming to, it’s a gaming console!

    @21
    1.There no party chat on ps3 but when i play multiplayer i can chat with my mates!
    2. Have you ever heard of a cell phone? or chatting face to face, video, which is better than audio?
    3. you heard of mute?

    And about home? you obviously don’t know how to use the thing. Tell me why is it so popular, ? why do both girls and guys like to use it? It’s easy to ignore the perves, and theres alot of shit you can do there. you can do your on party chat there privately.. Some people like the environments or scenery there, or the plenty of free games available. Alot of people would rather chat and see something visually rather than over audio. i know people who have become friends there and met up in real life, but that’s another thing.

    Also Michael, do you know what game immersion is? when you play hitman next or far cry , or dishonored, are you actually going to want to chat while playing it? you can go ahead and do it, but every time you do that, some immersion will be lost. You might not care, but to me it’s a stupid use in single player games.

    #22 3 years ago
  23. Ireland Michael

    @22 Party Chat is not for single player gaming.

    You’re deliberately dismissing half it’s purpose simply because it doesn’t fit into *your* bubble of convenience.

    #23 3 years ago
  24. Gadzooks!

    #22 Is not a serious comment, that much should be obvious.

    Home. Hahahahaaaaa.

    Yeah, good one.

    #24 3 years ago
  25. Kuwabara

    @23

    so party chat is for multiplayer? how is it that i can chat with my mates on ps3 online games. What is the ps3 missing when it comes to multiplayer?

    #25 3 years ago
  26. Da Man

    Some amazingly in-depth analysis there, second only to instruction manuals.

    #26 3 years ago
  27. lexph3re

    I think its funny how dismissive everyone is of eachothers personal opinions. Jeez relax.Lol i have been using party chat on my vita and i dosee where people enjoy it but i would never go as far as saying its the truth. I talk to my friends then as soon as a game starts everything goes quiet. Pretty much makes the social aspect null and void.

    As for the download speeds must be a slow connection on your end ireland because i have turbo boosted internet and a gig download takes about 15 minutes everything under that is practically halved.

    #27 3 years ago
  28. Kuwabara

    @18, fez, really.. it will eventually come to ps3, not that i’d care or call it great. The majority of titles on arcade is rubbish. Psn has the best of them, braid, limbo, castle crashers and others. What does arcade have from psn’s side? nothing, probably joe danger. But none of arcades exclusives compare to the best of what psn has.

    #28 3 years ago
  29. Da Man

    You keep telling yourself that, Kuwa. In the same way Resistance is better than Halo.

    #29 3 years ago
  30. Kuwabara

    @29, lol. Maybe you should play resistance. Underated. Halo, over rated, except number 1. but i wont say one is better than the other. I will say halo 3 gave me motion sickness and had terrible design.

    #30 3 years ago
  31. Da Man

    Okay. Aside from the playlists, the Forge, Theater and the AI (everything that is).

    #31 3 years ago
  32. ManuOtaku

    #28 I will say from an avid gamer perspective, both have great exclusives on the arcade front, XBLA has minecraft, both trials, dust, shadow complex, ITSP(shadow planet in short), etc, and sony has journey, machinarium, flower, hamilton adventures, fat princess, wipeout, etc, therefore in games i think they are pretty close, neck to neck, but just for the create incentive the XBLA has with games like dust, i think in my eyes they have a little bit of edge here, but like i said in games they are pretty close.

    As for who has the best service, for me they are pretty even too in that regard, i dont mind chatting that much, heck i dont even use the mic that often, just in battlefield 3 in PSN, and it works, well sometimes but that is for the human aspect, not the tech, therefore they are pretty even, although i grant i pay for LIVE and not for plus, but for me there is not that much of a difference.

    The only thing i criticize Sony, in the digital front, was the took of the Other OS issue, the rest i have dont qualms about it.
    p.s and i pay for live just to have the gold discounts and access to XBLA games, and to play FPS multiplayer games like Halo, but not for the chat.

    #32 3 years ago
  33. CaptPierce

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FONN-0uoTHI

    #33 3 years ago

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    Mad Max will have bases which vary in difficulty, some of which are considered a “finale” for a particular region and feature a boss fight. Speaking in the latest issue of GamesMaster via GamesRadar, the game’s producer John Fuller said this allows players to tailor their experience by deciding how much of a challenge they […]

  • Just Cause 3 gameplay trailer reveal coming next week

    Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 28, because you won’t want to miss the gameplay reveal of Just Cause 3. Avalanche tweeted the date along with a teaser, as seen below. The box art has also made an appearance. Keep an eye on the game’s YouTube page, and we’ll be sure to post the video […]

  • First paid Skyrim Steam Workshop mod has been pulled

    Valve’s new incentive which allows modders to charge for their creations hasn’t been live for 24 hours yet, and already, one mod has been pulled. The mod in question was Chesko’s Fishing Mod for Skyrim, which the creator pulled after a community member questioned whether Chesko had permission from the creator of the character-idle animations […]

  • Resident Evil HD Remaster has sold over one million copies worldwide

    The HD remaster of Resident Evil has sold over one million copies worldwide since its January 20 release, Capcom has announced. The company attributed the sales milestone to producing a “great product” along with excellent word of mouth and praise from fans. In February, Capcom said Resident Evil HD Remaster was its fastest-selling digital title […]

  • The Crew: the Raid Car Pack and Raid Live Update now available for download

    The Crew players can now download the Raid Car Pack which is the last of four themes car packs. The Raid Live Update is also available, and it contains six new tuning specs. The car pack contains three new cars: the 2012 Cadillac Escalade, the off-road 2011 Volkswagen Touareg NF and the McLaren F1 supercar. […]

  • Geralt is very professional in the latest Witcher 3: Wild Hunt TV spot

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a new TV spot that’s short and to the point. The latest Witcher 3 trailer comes in the form of TV spot. It’s all CGI, and it looks good. If you’re more into gameplay trailers, the latest one will serve you well. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out […]

  • Steam roguelike sale is live, offers deep discounts on a stellar collection of titles

    If you’re into challenging, procedurally-generated, and infinitely-replayable games, Steam’s current sale will hook you up. Steam is hosting a sale on roguelike games. Plenty of titles in the genre are on sale for upwards of 75% off. Highlights include Risk of Rain at 75% off, Don’t Starve at 66% off, Spelunky at 75% off, FTL: […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 finally gets online co-op in Raid Mode on Xbox One

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has been patched to support online play in Raid Mode on Xbox One. The Xbox One version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 lacked online support in Raid Mode for a long time. Until today. A new patch has been released to bring that version in line with the rest of them. […]

  • A section in Killing Floor 2′s EULA about cyberbullying is riling up some fans

    Killing Floor 2 has recently got into a bit of trouble with some fans due to a clause in its EULA that gives the developer the right to revoke a user’s license without prior notice. The Killing Floor 2 EULA – just like many others found in modern games, has a section dedicated to cheating […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 free tanks and in-game cash to giveaway

    To celebrate the World of Tanks grand finals this weekend we’ve got some great freebies to give away to new players. We have 2,000 PC invite codes to giveaway, with each one offering new accounts a T2 Light Tank, 100 Gold and 1 Days Premium worth around €8.00. All you need to do is enter […]

  • Marvel announces partnership with Telltale, first game due in 2017

    Marvel and Telltale have entered into a partnership that will allow the developer to work on a new game series, due in 2017. Telltale has announced that it has partnered with Marvel Games, Marvel Entertainment’s video games division, for the development of a new game series. No indication was given as to what the new […]

  • Destiny: Bungie is not saying no to a player trading system

    Bungie has not completely ruled out the idea of bringing a trading system to Destiny. Destiny does not offer any way for players to trade items amongst themselves. But ever since the game’s release, players have never stopped asking Bungie to add one in. While the developer does not have a satisfying answer, it’s still […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for April 24, 25 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    The weekend Exotics market run by Xur: Agent of the Nine is now open for business. Destiny’s bizarre vendor, Xur, has arrived at the Tower. Xur is your man if you’re looking for Exotic armour or weapons. Not only that, but he will also let you exchange your old Exotic gear for new, upgraded versions. […]

  • Warcraft movie delayed yet again

    The Warcraft movie will no longer hit theatres in March 2016. The release date of the Warcraft movie has been pushed back by three months. The movie was expected in March 2016, but Legendary Pictures announced yesterday that it is now due on June 10, 2016. No reason was given for the delay. This is […]

  • Destiny: Iron Banner returns on April 28

    Destiny’s Iron Banner PvP event will return this Tuesday. Bungie has announced that the Iron Banner, it’s once-every-few-weeks PvP event, will make a return with next week’s weekly reset. It was initially due this week, but because of the recent Crucible changes that were implemented with patch 1.1.2, Bungie wanted to wait and see. That […]

  • Deus Ex devs take the piss out of Black Ops 3

    Deus Ex developers have been having a bit of a laugh at the expense of Call of Duty’s official Twitter account. You would be forgiven to think that yesterday’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ‘Ember’ teaser was part of an ad campaign for a Deus Ex game, with all the biohacking, wearable tech, augmentation, […]

  • Bungie weekly update: Commendations begone

    Destiny’s weekly update is here to determine the fate of all those Commendations you’ve been earning in the past few months. Bungie started off this week’s update with a recap of the details revealed during the recent livestream. There wasn’t really anything on this front that they haven’t talked about already. With the exception of […]

  • This GTA 5 trainer lets you play as almost anything and it’s the best thing ever

    Want to play GTA 5 as a monkey, a cat, a fish, a deer or some other non-human thing that we eat or keep as a pet? ScriptHook has you covered. Not only can you play as critters, it change other game values, according to an explanation from PC Gamer. These values include making changes […]

  • EA Sports moves Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR release date to July

    EA Sports has announced Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR will be released in July. Originally announced for June, the golf game will now release the same week as the Open Championship at St. Andrews, on July 14. EA also provided some more color on gameplay features such as the ability to customize the game by borrowing […]

  • Jason Voorhees joins Mortal Kombat X in May, Kombat Pack owners get first dibs

    Jason Voorhees will arrive for Mortal Kombat X players in May, NetherRealm Studios announced today during the latest Kombat Kast. Jason will be shown for the first time on Monday, May 4 during a special Kombat Kast. According to EventHub which watched the livestream, the developer will also show off the character’s move and Variations. […]

  • The Witcher 3: Nvidia heads to Poland for a behind-the-scenes look – video

    A video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, taking you behind-the-scenes with CD Projekt RED. Nvidia’s GeForce crew went to the firm’s studio in Poland to talk with the game’s executive producer John Mamais, who provides a look at the PC version of the upcoming RPG. CD Projekt, according to the video […]

  • Microsoft notes decline in Xbox unit sales for Q3 FY15 to 1.6 million

    Microsoft reported its Q3 FY15 earnings today, citing growth in Xbox Live usage as one of the contributing factors to the firm’s reported revenue. However, the firm noted a decline in units sales for its Xbox consoles during the quarter. Microsoft Q3 2014 (yoy comparison) Microsoft Q1 fiscal 2015 Microsoft Q2 fiscal 2015 The firm […]

  • Powerplay is a new feature included in the Elite: Dangerous May update

    The next update for Elite: Dangerous is coming next month and it includes a new feature called Powerplay. According to Frontier Developments, Powerplay allows players to participate in an ongoing battle that “enhances every aspect” of the game. Players can become allies with a number of galactic Powers and guide their strategy, pursue objectives in […]

  • Facebook says it’s “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift

    Facebook has said it is “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift as the VR headset is still in the development stages. Speaking during a call to investors, Facebook CFO David Wehner said the company had nothing to announce regarding the amount of stock it expected to ship. “We have not announced any […]

  • Battlefield Hardline’s first patch and rental server program hits next week

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch has a release date for both consoles and PC. PC & Console patch and RSP for Consoles coming April 28th. Fixes include TDM spawns and more: http://t.co/BZYJeomPlr pic.twitter.com/27TCiY8hmf — Battlefield (@Battlefield) April 23, 2015 The update will include fixes to Punkbuster, Nvidia DirectX drivers, TDM spawns, contains weapon balance tweaks and […]

  • Modders can now earn money through Steam Workshop starting today with Skyrim

    Valve has introduced a new functionality within Steam Workshop which will allow mod makers to earn money for their creations, starting with Skyrim. The update will allow content such as mods, items, or maps to be sold through Steam Workshop for titles which have the feature enabled. A new “streamlined process for listing” has been […]

  • Play Skyrim for free this weekend on Steam and take 75% off while you’re at it

    Skyrim is free this weekend on Steam providing wanna-be Dragonborns who have procrastinated on wetting their blades with Stormcloak blood the perfect opportunity to give the RPG a try. Head over to Steam and download the game and play for free until April 26 at 1am PDT. The game is also 75% off if you […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 “Ember” teaser video released ahead of full reveal

    Activision has released a Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 teaser video titled “Ember” and you can watch it right here. Here’s the video blurb: “In the next 50 years, technological advancements will lead us into a world where only those who risk going too far, will find out how far we can actually go.” […]

  • Dragon Age Keep update includes more customizability and control

    Bioware has updated Dragon Age Keep after listening to community feedback. The update includes more customization and control over heroes, world states, career and more. Players can now customize hero portraits or delete Dragon Age: Inquisition heroes from the Hero section. They can also remove playthrough states from the World State Manager and keep up […]

  • Here’s a look at some Conker community creations in Project Spark

    Conker’s Bug Reunion releases today, and below is a video showing some of the community creations you will be able to download using the creation pack. Project Spark is a free download on Xbox One and Windows 8.1, and you can download the Conker Creation Pack today. It contains 350 assets in order for users […]

  • Rainbow Six: Siege video shines spotlight on the British Counter Terrorist Unit

    Ubisoft has released a Rainbow Six: Siege video which gives you a look at the British Counter Terrorist Unit which features “the best of the Army, Navy, and Air Force.” The firm said that over the next few weeks it will introduce the public to each of the units in the game. Rainbow Six Siege […]

  • Mario Kart 8 DLC and Mewtwo for Super Smash Bros. headline eShop update in North America

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with an update and new DLC for Mario Kart 8 and the Mewtwo DLC for Super Smash Bros. Other highlights include Mario Kart DS on Wii U Virtual Console, the continuation of International StreetPass Week and more. Full update is below. Nintendo eShop Mario Kart […]

  • Square Enix host E3 2015 conference this year on June 16

    With Final Fantasy 15, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided on the horizon, it should come as no surprise to learn that Square Enix will be hosting a dedicated E3 2015 conference this year. The presentation will take place Tuesday, June 16 at 9am PDT/12pm EDT/5pm UK. It will be broadcast […]

  • Final Fantasy 4: The After Years 3D remake releasing on Steam next month

    Final Fantasy 4: The After Years has been given a makeover and will be released on Steam of PC next month. You can now pre-order it on Steam and take 10% off for the time being. The game will be released on the digital service May 12 and will include trading cards and achievements. Thanks, […]

  • This Project Cars video shows off the racer’s multiplayer

    Project Cars developer Slightly Mad has released a new video giving you a look at the game’s multiplayer. The game is out next month, and if you would like to refresh yourself on the tracks included,  give this a look. While you are clicking links, here’s the minimum and recommended PC specifications which dropped last […]

  • Looks like Logitech is getting out of OEM mouse production business [Clarification]

    Logitech will no longer produce “low-end” mice, citing a decline in PC accessories. This story has been updated to include a clarification. According to a Reuters report, per MCV, the firm will instead focus on video accessories and streaming music, as its wireless Bluetooth speakers are now its best-selling product rage. This will help offset […]

  • Win! We have 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to give away

    Must have more MOBA? Win one of our 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys and see if you’re more Blizzard than LoL. Can’t wait for June 2? Of course you can’t. We have 1,000 closed beta keys for Heroes of the Storm to give away this week, allowing you access before Blizzard’s MOBA goes […]

  • Xenoblade Chronicles X Nintendo Direct airs tomorrow, April 24

    A Nintendo Direct devoted entirely to Xenoblade Chronicles X will air this Friday, April 24. The video showcase will start at 11am PDT/2pm EDT/7pm UK. After the showcase, a new Nintendo Treehouse: Live presentation featuring the game will air. This is the second Xenoblace Chronicles X Nintendo Direct, but the first in English. The first […]

  • Blizzard will have 500 game stations set up at gamescom 2015

    Blizzard is heading to gamescom 2015 in August and it will have 500 game stations set up for attendees to get their hands on five of its titles. The developer will be set up in Hall 7 and those who stop by will be able to get hands-on with the latest content for Heroes of […]

  • PS4 price cut to £299 in UK

    Sony has dropped the price of the PS4 in the UK. For a limited time only, you can grab the console for £299.99 from Argos, Game, Tesco and Very. Go to Amazon.co.uk and you’ll get it for £289. You’ve only got until April 28, then it goes back up to £349. Go, go, go. For […]

  • Mad Max: first ever gameplay footage revealed

    Today, we get to finally take our first look at gameplay from Mad Max. Avalanche and Warner Bros. have shown off the first gameplay trailer for Mad Max today. The trailer below offers a look at melee combat, car combat, customisation and much more. Give it a watch below: There are a few new screenshots […]

  • Overlord: Fellowship of Evil has four-player co-op like we figured

    Codemasters has pulled the veil back on the next Overlord game, and its a four-player co-op game called Overlord: Fellowship of Evil. Rhianna Pratchett is back to write the story. The game may be co-op at its core, but it can still be played single-player. Each of the four playable character have strengths and weaknesses, […]

  • Update now available for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Pokemon X and Y

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire along with Pokemon X and Y are being updated by Nintendo to fix a few bugs and in-game text. There’s also the possibility of a few hacks and exploits being fixed. Per Nintendo Life (via Serebii), both patches are 250-270 blocks in size, and it’s a mandatory update which […]

  • Side-scrolling cover shooter Not a Hero gets a demo

    Not a Hero, the upcoming game from OlliOlli developer Roll7, has received a demo. The demo for Not a Hero was made available today on Steam. In the game, you play as Steve, the campaign manager for BunnyLord. A time-travelling rabbit who’s running for mayor of London. Think this is an absurd premise? This trailer […]

  • You have until April 30 to export your Green Day: Rock Band tracks to Rock Band 3

    Harmonix has announced that those looking to export their song collection from Green Day: Rock Band into Rock Band 3 can only do so until the end of the month. April 30 will be the cutoff date for anyone who wants to export tracks from Green Day: Rock Band into their Rock Band 3 library, […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight minimum, recommended, and ultra PC specs revealed

    Batman: Arkham Knight is looking like it’s going to be quite a taxing game. Nvidia has released a list of the minimum, recommended, and ultra PC requirements for Batman: Arkham Knight. Here’s the full thing: Minimum OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom […]