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FIFA 16 preview: Refinement not reinvention
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FIFA 16 preview: Refinement not reinvention

By 26 June 2015

It could be said that EA Sports is emulating Apple where the latest FIFA is concerned. Apple has an "S" year biannually, choosing to modify and adapt the last generation of iPhone rather than reinvent the device. This is EA's "S" year. FIFA 16, from the... >>

Consoles beware: Flitchio Android gaming controller case has you in its sights (hands-on)
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Consoles beware: Flitchio Android gaming controller case has you in its sights (hands-on)

By 25 June 2015

The hype around mobile gaming taking on consoles has been reaching deafening heights. But who really prefers smartphone gaming over consoles? Flitchio is a smartphone case-cum-controller that wants to make gaming on the go as fun as at home. Until now... >>

Batman Arkham Knight review: Best of the Bat yet
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Batman Arkham Knight review: Best of the Bat yet

By 24 June 2015

With so many triple-A games arriving towards the end of the year, it comes as no surprise that Warner is not leaving anything to chance with the third in Rocksteady's Batman: Arkham trilogy. It has cunningly released Arkham: Knight, the first to hit the... >>

Yoshi's Woolly Word review: Sewing up the platform genre
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Yoshi's Woolly Word review: Sewing up the platform genre

By 23 June 2015

In the hierarchy of Nintendo characters, Yoshi – the green, egg-laying dinosaur with a lizard-like tongue – may lack the superstar status of Mario, but he has always been irresistibly cute. Never more so than in his latest starring vehicle, Yoshi's... >>

Lego Dimensions preview: Disney Infinity and Skylanders should be bricking it
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Lego Dimensions preview: Disney Infinity and Skylanders should be bricking it

By 21 June 2015

There's something about Lego that has stolen peoples' hearts the world over, from the bricks, to the games and even the recent movie. With the Lego Dimensions interactive game, publisher Warner is looking to steal something more: the space occupied by... >>

Nyko has Xbox One gamers covered with its new Data Bank enclosure, Type Pad keyboard, and more (hands-on)
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Nyko has Xbox One gamers covered with its new Data Bank enclosure, Type Pad keyboard, and more (hands-on)

By 19 June 2015

Nyko went to E3 2015 with a new lineup of peripherals, and because the company is ridiculously good at making useful and brilliant gaming accessories we actually need, we decided to stop by its stand to check out the new versions of the Nyko Data Bank... >>

Vuzix iWear 720: A VR headset that's like putting a 130-inch TV in front of your face
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Vuzix iWear 720: A VR headset that's like putting a 130-inch TV in front of your face

By 19 June 2015

The Vuzix iWear 720 unveiled earlier this year and made several heads turn at CES 2015 in January, so of course Pocket-lint leapt at the chance to give the virtual reality headset a try while at E3 2015 in Los Angeles this past week. The iWear 720 is... >>

Star Fox Zero preview: Cunning, the Wii U just became an even foxier prospect
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Star Fox Zero preview: Cunning, the Wii U just became an even foxier prospect

By 18 June 2015

As much as the Wii U has received its fair share of abuse, it houses some of Nintendo’s finest titles that are scientifically proven to be impossible to dislike*. Ok, so we made up the scientific part, but with Star Fox making its return we reserve... >>

Assassin's Creed: Syndicate preview: Cor blimey guv'nor
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Assassin's Creed: Syndicate preview: Cor blimey guv'nor

By 18 June 2015

Assassin's Creed is one of those staples. A gaming meat and two veg as we Brits might say. Only this year's title, Syndicate, comes with more than a splash of meaty gravy on the side. And if you wonder why the heck we're writing in British colloquialisms... >>

Mad Max preview: A game that echoes the movie
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Mad Max preview: A game that echoes the movie

By 18 June 2015

Unveiled at last year's E3 expo, Mad Max the game was one of the titles we were most looking forward to playing this year. However, having seen Mad Max: Fury Road at the cinema we suspect the game will divide the critics in a similar way to that movie.... >>