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Dying Light review: Breathing new life into zombie games
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Dying Light review: Breathing new life into zombie games

By 27 February 2015

Given how regularly zombie gaming outbreaks occur on games consoles, there's been an almost surprising lack of the undead on new-gen consoles. Well, for at least a few months. But  Dying Light is here to wave its flag. Although it may not offer anything... >>

State of Decay Xbox One remaster could be the only zombie game you will ever need
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State of Decay Xbox One remaster could be the only zombie game you will ever need

By 20 February 2015

You can't move in a videogames shop these days without bumping into a zombie or twenty. Zombies are by far the biggest trend in gaming right now and there are plenty of games out there or on the horizon that feature hoards of the undead. And survival.... >>

The Order 1886 review: Great Expectations
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The Order 1886 review: Great Expectations

By 20 February 2015

As inevitably as death and taxes, the euphoria among gamers following the arrival of each new generation of consoles gives way, after a while, to a nagging sense of impatience as we await the arrival of fresh, new types of gameplay. Given its status as... >>

Ori and the Blind Forest preview: Have you ever seen a platformer look this good?
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Ori and the Blind Forest preview: Have you ever seen a platformer look this good?

By 17 February 2015

With PlayStation 4 exclusive The Order: 1886 about to hit the streets, Microsoft needs something to counter its impact and that something could well be Ori and the Blind Forest - a game as far removed from Sony's boys-own adventure as you can get. Ori... >>

New Nintendo 3DS XL review: Handheld gaming has never been so good
Gaming 5 out of 5

New Nintendo 3DS XL review: Handheld gaming has never been so good

By 13 February 2015

When Nintendo first announced its new versions of the 3DS and 3DS XL handhelds there were more than a few eyebrows raised. Yes, the 3D functionality of its handheld games consoles could be improved but surely we're at the end of the portable gaming boom?... >>

Project Cars preview: Gran Turismo for a new generation
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Project Cars preview: Gran Turismo for a new generation

By 28 January 2015

There have been a lot of driving games lately, especially on the build up to the Christmas period last year, so Project Cars has a tricky task to stand out amongst the triple-A titles on the PS4 and Xbox One. But stand out it does, at least from the couple... >>

Resident Evil Revelations 2 preview: Dead good so far
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Resident Evil Revelations 2 preview: Dead good so far

By 27 January 2015

The first Resident Evil Revelations was a slow burner, having been released initially for the Nintendo 3DS and then ported and remastered for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3. Its graphics were perhaps even a little underbaked even then, but the setting – a cruise... >>

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt preview: Four hours playing the fantasy RPG epic
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt preview: Four hours playing the fantasy RPG epic

By 26 January 2015

There are heaps of games to look forward to in 2015. But after playing four and a half hours of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, we're going to stick our necks out and say that there will be no other on such epic scale. It's a huge, sprawling open-world that... >>

New Nintendo 3DS XL hands-on: Finally glasses-free 3D that works
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New Nintendo 3DS XL hands-on: Finally glasses-free 3D that works

By 23 January 2015

Nintendo is almost ready to bring its new 3DS and 3DS XL handheld consoles to the UK, having announced a release date of 13 February during a recent Nintendo Direct broadcast for Europe. They both, among other features, offer greatly improved glasses-free... >>

Nyko Data Bank and Type Pad could dramatically improve your PS4 (eyes-on)
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Nyko Data Bank and Type Pad could dramatically improve your PS4 (eyes-on)

By 8 January 2015

Gaming accessory maker Nyko is at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, where it has unveiled new devices for PlayStation 4. Although we didn't get a chance to fully test them, we still spotted the company's Data Bank and QWERTY keyboard accessory on the show floor.... >>