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Destiny review

By 11 September 2014

It's hard to think of the start of any new franchise that has had much hype levied upon its shoulders as Destiny. But even before its Alpha and Beta test phases it was already on track to be "the biggest game of the year" and the potential flag bearer... >>

Why LeapFrog LeapTV games console should be number one on many kids' Christmas lists
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Why LeapFrog LeapTV games console should be number one on many kids' Christmas lists

By 1 September 2014

LeapFrog has become quite a force in gadgetry for young children, with well-thought-out intuitive kids' versions of some of the biggest tech trends around. It has kids' versions of handheld games consoles and tablet devices in its range, and recently... >>

Assassin's Creed Unity co-op preview: Hands-on with two-player thievery
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Assassin's Creed Unity co-op preview: Hands-on with two-player thievery

By 21 August 2014

We absolutely loved the first outing for Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed franchise on next-gen consoles. Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag was a superb continuation of what we'd seen before (although, technically, it was a prequel). Pirate ships, massive map,... >>

Quantum Break hands-on preview: Xbox One exclusive explored
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Quantum Break hands-on preview: Xbox One exclusive explored

By 19 August 2014

Quantum Break is a hugely ambitious game which if developer Remedy's enthusiasm is anything to go by will be the most-groundbreaking title for the next-generation consoles so far. An Xbox One exclusive due for late 2015, the game will be mostly a third-person... >>

The many faces of Halo explored: The Master Chief Collection, Nightfall and Halo Channel
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The many faces of Halo explored: The Master Chief Collection, Nightfall and Halo Channel

By 14 August 2014

With Bungie's first post-Halo console game, Destiny, imminent it seems fitting that we'll also soon get a chance to replay the developer's former finest moments, with Halos 1, 2 and 3 making up a significant part of the Halo: The Master Collection Xbox... >>

Xbox One October update and beyond: We look at DLNA streaming and other new features
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Xbox One October update and beyond: We look at DLNA streaming and other new features

By 14 August 2014

Microsoft has not been shy in announcing new feature changes for its Xbox One dashboard experience and as part of its Gamescom 2014 Media Briefing in Cologne, it invited Pocket-lint to check out some of those coming to the console in a few months time.... >>

FIFA 15 Gamescom gameplay preview: Hands-on with the goalie friendly next-gen stormer
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FIFA 15 Gamescom gameplay preview: Hands-on with the goalie friendly next-gen stormer

By 14 August 2014

We played and reported on our first impressions of FIFA 15 during E3 in June but it's amazing how much can change in a couple of months in the games industry and we have to say that the Gamescom build of FIFA 15 is quite simply stunning. It should be,... >>

Sunset Overdrive white Xbox One and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare limited edition Xbox One in the flesh
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Sunset Overdrive white Xbox One and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare limited edition Xbox One in the flesh

By 12 August 2014

During its Gamescom 2014 Media Briefing event, Microsoft revealed several Xbox One bundle packages that will be available in the next couple of months, each attached to a major games release. There will be bundles for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Sunset... >>

Skylanders Trap Team for iPad, Android and Fire OS: Hands-on with the full console game on tablet
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Skylanders Trap Team for iPad, Android and Fire OS: Hands-on with the full console game on tablet

By 12 August 2014

Skylanders has appeared on mobile platforms a couple of times in the past, but always in tie-in titles that featured the characters but not the gameplay of the hugely successful console game and toy franchise. The technology has never really been up... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare multiplayer preview and screens: A whole new ball game
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare multiplayer preview and screens: A whole new ball game

By 11 August 2014

Activision chose to unveil its latest Call of Duty's multiplayer talents in Cologne prior to the opening of Gamescom and that allowed us to get a thoroughly decent slice of action free from time and schedule constraints. It was a wise move as we needed... >>