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6 June 2017

Nintendo to release older games online

Nintendo Switch gamers will be able to play classic games on the new console. The Japanese video game giant is bringing the Nintendo Switch Online service out, which is slated for ...

6 June 2017

Playing video games improves university grades

Playing video games can help students get better university grades, according to new research. The study carried out by the University of Glasgow showed gaming helped students gain "graduate attributes" including ...

6 June 2017

New Crash Bandicoot game coming?

A new 'Crash Bandicoot' game could be made if compilation title 'Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy' is a success. The upcoming release - which has been developed by Vicarious Visions and ...

6 June 2017

PlayStation bosses praise Nintendo Switch

PlayStation bosses have heaped praise on the new Nintendo Switch console. The two household consoles might be at war with one another over sales figures, but PlayStation executive Shawn Layden has ...

6 June 2017

Monument Valley 2 released for iOS

'Monument Valley 2' has been released for iOS. The sequel to the critically acclaimed puzzle game - which was released in 2014 - was made available to download for $5 on ...

6 June 2017

Destiny not getting any more updates

'Destiny' creators will not be releasing any more updates for the game. Game developers at Bungie are currently hard at work on creating 'Destiny 2', the sequel to the online only ...

2 June 2017

Nintendo announces details of Switch service

Nintendo has announced that its online subscription service for the Switch console will go live at some point in 2018. The gaming giant has confirmed that it will release a smartphone ...

2 June 2017

Pokemon Go developers introduce new features

'Pokemon Go' developer Niantic plans to introduce the ability to battle with friends. The feature has been discussed almost since the hugely popular title was first released in 2016, but the ...

2 June 2017

PlayStation Plus line-up for June announced

'Killing Floor 2' and 'Life is Strange' have both been included on the PlayStation Plus line-up for June. The two titles headline June's best offerings for subscribers to the service, with ...

1 June 2017

Rime developers doubted game would get made

The developers of 'Rime' at one stage doubted whether the video game would ever be released. The adventure game - which is available on PS4, Xbox One and PC - has ...

1 June 2017

Call of Duty releases Black Ops 3 update

'Call of Duty' has released a new 'Black Ops 3' update. The latest release cures several Zombies Chronicles bugs across multiple different platforms, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. However, not ...

1 June 2017

PokéLand made available to Japanese Android users

'PokéLand' has been made available for Japanese Android users to alpha-test until June 9. The new release is merely the latest development from the Pokémon Company International, which has recently announced ...

1 June 2017

Digital video game sales fell in April

Digital video game sales receded slightly in April, according to new figures. Following a record-breaking month in March 2017, sales fell back a little over the course of April, with global ...

1 June 2017

Call of Duty WW2 'to feature Operation Cobra missions'

'Call of Duty WW2' will feature missions inspired by Operation Cobra. The eagerly-awaited new video games will include missions that touch on a host of famous moments during the military conflict, ...

1 June 2017

Sony relaunches the PlayStation E3 Experience

Sony has announced that the PlayStation E3 Experience is returning for 2017. The computing giant has invited fans to join the brand in over 85 movie theatres across the United States, ...

1 June 2017

Grand Theft Auto among video games named on banned list

'Grand Theft Auto' is among a number of video games to have been banned in Uzbekistan for "distorting values" and "threatening stability". The iconic title - which is among the most ...

1 June 2017

Production of PlayStation 3 consoles 'has ceased'

Production of the PlayStation 3 has reportedly ceased. The popular console was originally released in 2006 in response to the launch of Microsoft's Xbox 360 and it has proven to be ...

1 June 2017

Apple and Nintendo clash over key components?

Consumer passion for Apple products could be making it hard for Nintendo to increase production of the Switch console. Although the two firms are not in direct competition, technology companies are ...

26 May 2017

LEGO Worlds adds sandbox mode

'LEGO Worlds' has unveiled its new sandbox mode expansion. The latest instalment of the LEGO franchise was only released in March, but developers at Traveller's Tales and TT Games - along ...

26 May 2017

Gaming voice actress Patricia Summersett isn't into games

Princess Zelda's voice actress Patricia Summersett isn't a "hardcore gamer". The blonde beauty provides the voice of the titular Princess in the Nintendo Switch title, 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of ...

26 May 2017

Hello Neighbour coming to Xbox One

'Hello Neighbour' will be released for Xbox One. The stealth horror game is currently in its fourth stage of alpha testing - which PC users can buy early access to now ...

25 May 2017

Pokemon Go punishes cheaters

'Pokemon Go' is reportedly punishing players who cheat the game. The popular augmented reality mobile app has 65 million users scouring the globe for Pokemon which appear on players' mobile devices ...

25 May 2017

Magikarp Jump released for mobiles

'Magikarp Jump' has been released on iOS and Android devices. The free to play mobile app - which comes from developers Select Button Inc. - is the latest in the long ...

24 May 2017

Mario and Raving Rabbids Kingdom Battle slides circulate

'Mario and Raving Rabbids Kingdom Battle' slides have been revealed. Rumours of a crossover between the two franchises have been circulating for a while now but unseen images surfaced online on ...

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