Category Archives: Featured Story
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 13:00 GMT
PlayStation 4 now has an official unboxing video, following the early release of a fan effort over the weekend.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 20:38 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts is out now and VG247′s Dave Cook has been playing the online component until his fingers bleed. Well not really, but enough that he was able to write an opinion blog about it.
Mon, Nov 04, 2013 | 14:12 GMT
What were the games of the current generation? VG247′s staff pick their highlights of the past 8 years ahead of the PS4 and Xbox One launch. This time, Dave gets crushed in a tectonic shift of big ideas.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 17:48 GMT
Battlefield 4′s multiplayer is loud and destructive. Watch Dave play a game of Conquest on new map Zavod 311 here.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 16:37 GMT
Battlefield 4 is out in the States now and Dave’s been playing it. Watch him fail is way through a round of Conquest on new map Dawnbreaker here.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 17:47 GMT
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 | 15:18 GMT
WWE 2K14 reviews have begun, and as ever we’ve been collating all of the scores into one handy feed for your reading pleasure. Has Yuke’s new partnership with 2K Sports brought the smack-down? Find out here.
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 | 02:49 GMT
TellTale Games’ award-winning and best-selling The Walking Dead will return for a second season, and first details of the new episodes are expected tomorrow.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 12:23 BST
Konami has sent out a press release to confirm that they have now fixed online multiplayer in PES 2014 for Xbox 360 players. A new update is now available to download that should restore full online functionality.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 04:21 BST
This nine minute video aims to give viewers the “Assassin’s Creed 4 101″, so if you haven’t been paying attention to date, now’s your chance to see what the fourth entry offers.
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 | 10:49 BST
PlayStation 4′s new DualShock 4 controller went through several revisions, but boss of the company’s product planning department Toshimasa Aoki has revealed that early designs were close to the current Xbox 360 pad layout.
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 | 09:49 BST
Dragon’s Dogma director Hideaki Itsuno has expressed interest in a PS4 sequel to his original RPG-action romp. He’s also interested in working on Rival Schools 3 and Devil May Cry 5.
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 11:27 BST
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 01:31 BST
Bungie will begin distributing beta codes for shared-worlds shooter Destiny this week, according to a post on the game’s Facebook Page. Although this particular batch of codes will be distributed through social media, it’s a fair bet that more predictable distribution is on the way, so make sure you’ve registered on the website; pre-ordering also nets you beta access. Destiny is due on PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One in the first half of 2014; we’re expecting a beta in the first quarter.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 14:00 BST
Need For Speed: Rivals is hoping to capture the thrill of the chase and the buzz of illicit street racing. Stace Harman goes along for the ride and speaks to creative director Craig Sullivan.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 00:15 BST
GTA 5 ensured retail sales in the US trended upwards for the first time in nine months, according to the latest report from the NPD Group.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 23:58 BST
Square Enix has reportedly put together an all-star team to oversee the Final Fantasy series as a whole, protecting the brand from disaster by keeping quality high.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 14:43 BST
Hearthstone’s doing a decent job of ruining Pat’s life. Find out why inside. Nearly 30 minutes of gameplay video from the beta included.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 13:06 BST
Xbox One’s new indie scheme ID@Xbox will give independent creators scope to come up with new, exciting innovations using Microsoft’s next-gen tech. That’s the view of Xbox Live Arcade boss Chris Charla, who wants to see how indie teams use the company’s hardware.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 14:37 BST
GTA 5 is the technical achievement of a generation, a worthy grabber of 2013′s cash and prizes. Unfortunately, says Patrick Garratt, there’s a problem: the content isn’t maturing with the code.