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Guitar Hero axed by Activision Blizzard

Guitar Hero axed by Activision Blizzard

By 10 February 2011

It's a cold day at Activision Blizzard, at least for Guitar Hero fans, as the US publisher has decided to close down all production and cease development of the franchise, citing "declines in the music genre" as a primary reason. In addition, the company... >>

WoW auction house coming to iPhone

WoW auction house coming to iPhone

By 3 February 2010

World of Warcraft creator Blizzard has announced that soon you may be able to access the game's auction house from your mobile phone. In a post on the official message boards, the company admitted that they may charge for the service. Blizzard poster... >>

Project Natal: EA, Ubisoft, Konami and others sign up

Project Natal: EA, Ubisoft, Konami and others sign up

By 24 September 2009

Microsoft has said that it has signed big name publishers like EA and Activision to create new games for it's yet to be released Project Natal. Talking at the Tokyo Games Show in Japan, Microsoft confirmed that publishers actively working on games for... >>

SkiGym simulator brings the slopes to your living room

SkiGym simulator brings the slopes to your living room

By 6 January 2009

If doing yoga on your Wii Balance Board isn't quite cutting it when it comes to the thrill you like to get from sport, the SkiGym simulator may be something you want to consider. Promising to improve your skiing ability and give you a workout in the process,... >>

Teen arrested for joking suicide to WoW rep

Teen arrested for joking suicide to WoW rep

By 2 January 2009

A 17-year-old boy from America who "jokingly" told a World of Warcraft rep that the game was making him suicidal, has been arrested. The teen was having an online conversation with a Blizzard Entertainment rep, when he told them that he was suicidal and... >>

Tomb Raider: Underworld soundtrack for free

Tomb Raider: Underworld soundtrack for free

By 31 December 2008

If you're a Tomb Raider fan and are getting sick of the Christmas tunes that are still hanging around, the action score to Tomb Raider: Underworld should be just the ticket. Even better, the game soundtrack by Colin O'Malley is offered as a free download... >>

Charity draw offers free lifetime WoW subscription

Charity draw offers free lifetime WoW subscription

By 31 December 2008

If your a World of Warcraft fan, you'll know how pricey it can get to play. You have to pay for the game, your monthly subscription fee and then all the expansion packs as well. So it's a nice bit of news that a fundraiser is giving away a lifetime subscription... >>

Modder puts Xbox360 inside PS3 shell

Modder puts Xbox360 inside PS3 shell

By 31 December 2008

The modder behind the Wii64 has unveiled his latest console-hybrid in the shape of the PS360. Known as N8bog, the modder has put an Xbox 360, into a disused PS3 shell. It's certainly not the cleanest finish, with a hole needing to be cut in the front... >>

Call of Duty regains top spot in UK chart

Call of Duty regains top spot in UK chart

By 30 December 2008

After being pipped to the post for Christmas number one, Call of Duty: World at War has regained its position at the top of the UK's All Format Chart. A late sales surge saw EA's Fifa 09 claiming the crown for Christmas last week, however after being... >>

Wii Speak accessory launches

Wii Speak accessory launches

By 5 December 2008

Today sees the official launch of Nintendo's Wii Speak accessory and its linked-in communications portal, the Wii Speak Channel. The Wii Speak accessory is placed on top or in front of your TV and enables users to talk directly with each other through... >>