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Destiny Beta first impressions:  Is it on course to be the best game of all time?

Destiny Beta first impressions: Is it on course to be the best game of all time?

By 18 July 2014

The Destiny Beta is finally here for Bungie to test its servers before the full game release on 9 September and we have to say that here at Pocket-lint we couldn't download it fast enough. That's partly to do with the fact that it's a mammoth 10GB (more... >>

Destiny Beta to kick off 17 July for PS4 and PS3, 23 July for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Destiny Beta to kick off 17 July for PS4 and PS3, 23 July for Xbox One and Xbox 360

By 8 July 2014

Bungie and Activision has announced when you can finally play the Destiny Beta, and most of you will get the chance this month. Destiny is a highly anticipated role-playing, first-person shooter video game that features a "mythic science-fiction" open... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare preview: Invisibility, guns, grenades and jetpacks in 2058

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare preview: Invisibility, guns, grenades and jetpacks in 2058

By 14 June 2014

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare sees Activision throw everything at the latest instalment in its first person shooter franchise. This time around CoD fast-forwards 44 years. And in 2058 soldiers don super-strength exoskeletons which can temporarily render... >>

Destiny available to play for PS4 gamers 'this weekend'

Destiny available to play for PS4 gamers 'this weekend'

By 10 June 2014

Sony has announced that PS4 gamers will be the first to be able to play Destiny, Halo creator Bungie's new first person shooter. As well as release the beta test version of the game exclusively on the console on 17 July, a first look alpha version will... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare E3 2014 trailer shows off futuristic first person shooter

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare E3 2014 trailer shows off futuristic first person shooter

By 9 June 2014

Xbox used Call of Duty: Advanced Warefare to kick off its E3 2014 media briefing. And boy did it start with a bang; the sound system made every bullet, bomb and bang rumble through the audience to add greater impact. But the thing that really strikes... >>

Activision bets on Destiny being massive hit to the tune of half a billion dollars

Activision bets on Destiny being massive hit to the tune of half a billion dollars

By 6 May 2014

Activision is spending half a billion dollars on Bungie's Destiny with an eye on doubling its money and setting up a new franchise that it hopes will top games charts for many years to come. The $500 million it has allocated to the game includes "marketing,... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer featuring Kevin Spacey revealed

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer featuring Kevin Spacey revealed

By 2 May 2014

What do you get it if marry Call of Duty with House of Cards? It seems the next installment of the Call of Duty games; Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.  Following the official trailer leaking online, this new trailer has been revealed, giving a 4 November... >>

Call of Duty from Sledgehammer Games to unveil on 4 May - first game screenshot out now

Call of Duty from Sledgehammer Games to unveil on 4 May - first game screenshot out now

By 1 May 2014

The next Call of Duty video game will unveil on 4 May, according to a just-launched teaser page on the series' website. The page has a title that says "Get Ready for a New Era of Call of Duty," and there's also a countdown that ticks down to 10 AM ET... >>

Skylanders Trap Team preview: In-game characters can finally enter the real world

Skylanders Trap Team preview: In-game characters can finally enter the real world

By 24 April 2014

Each year the Skylanders team come up with some new innovations to sate the appetites of an enormous global army of fans and in 2014 they might have just pulled off the greatest yet. The Skylanders shtick has always been to combine physical toys with... >>

Hands-on with Skylanders Spring Edition: Springtime Trigger Happy, Punk Shock, and Fryno review

Hands-on with Skylanders Spring Edition: Springtime Trigger Happy, Punk Shock, and Fryno review

By 17 February 2014

Publisher Activision is at the 2014 NYC Toy Fair and has just shown off three Spring Edition figures under its Wave 4 Easter line of the Skylanders video game series. The next installment in the Skylanders series, Wave 4, will include three new Spring... >>