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  • Gameloft teases Modern Combat 5 iPhone, iPad and Android trailer ahead of E3
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    Gameloft teases Modern Combat 5 iPhone, iPad and Android trailer ahead of E3

    By 6 June 2013

    Gameloft has made Venice a battlefield in Modern Combat 5, according to the video game's trailer that just released ahead of E3.  The fifth chapter of Gameloft's blockbuster Modern Combat franchise will land in Apple's App Store and the Google Play Store...

  • Doom 3 BFG Edition arriving this October with new levels to play
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    Doom 3 BFG Edition arriving this October with new levels to play

    By 20 June 2012

    Fans of gaming classic Doom, we bring good news. The Doom 3 BFG Edition will be arriving on the PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on 19 October.  The package includes a remastered version of Doom 3, plus a Resurrection of Evil add-on, and both the original...

  • Battlefield 3 insane stunt pwns YouTube (video)
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    Battlefield 3 insane stunt pwns YouTube (video)

    By 19 December 2011

    A video has been posted on YouTube showing, what has to be, one of the most audacious kills ever in Battlefield 3, and as such has seen nearly 6 million hits on YouTube since its upload. The manoeuvre involves the downing of an enemy fighter, however...

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies infects iPhone and iPad
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    Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies infects iPhone and iPad

    By 1 December 2011

    Activision has come out all guns blazing, as Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies is now available for iPhone/iPad and is live and ready to download from the App Store. Based on Treyarch's console version and adapted by the folks at Ideaworks Game Studio,...

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 smashes records with $400 million sold
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 smashes records with $400 million sold

    By 11 November 2011

    Activision Publishing has announced that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has become the biggest entertainment launch ever. Strictly speaking, in literal terms, the biggest entertainment launch ever was when Rik Waller was first introduced to the Pop Idol...

  • Gearbox asks for feedback on Duke Nukem Forever
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    Gearbox asks for feedback on Duke Nukem Forever

    By 20 September 2011

    Duke Nukem Forever developer Gearbox has asked for player feedback on its less than well received game.  The title that almost never was, finally made its way onto shop shelves after no less than 15 years of development time. What was supposed to be...

  • Battlefield 3: Operation Guillotine pictures and hands-on
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    Battlefield 3: Operation Guillotine pictures and hands-on

    By 16 September 2011

    We took a short trip out of the office to see EA Games at its swanky Guildford office. The purpose of this visit was to play a segment from a Battlefield 3 single player mission. To say we were excited is a bit of an understatement. What follows may contain...

  • Counter Strike: Global Offensive signals triumphant return of gaming classic
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    Counter Strike: Global Offensive signals triumphant return of gaming classic

    By 26 August 2011

    Counter Strike, the mouse clicking, headshot gathering bonanza that has caused many a PC gaming fanatic to throw keyboards out of windows, is finally making a comeback. Just announced is Counter Strike: Global Offensive which represents the first major...

  • First Look: Rage review
    Gaming 0 out of 5

    First Look: Rage review

    By 23 August 2011

    Coming from a company often accused of recycling its unmatched heritage, Rage is a surprisingly ambitious game - arguably the most ambitious iD has produced since the glory days of Quake. From its open desert landscapes to its dingy, mutant-filled caverns,...

  • E3 Quick Play: Rage
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    E3 Quick Play: Rage

    By 6 July 2011

    When the creator of the First Person Shooter gets to work building a new First Person Shooter you’ve got to sit up and pay attention and after a number of years in development and even a switch of publishers, it looks like we are finally about ready...

  • E3 Quick Play: Battlefield 3
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    E3 Quick Play: Battlefield 3

    By 14 June 2011

    Battlefield is back and ready for you to play the third instalment of the multiplayer game, but can it compare to the second outing, will it beat Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, and has it got enough to take out Ubisoft’s Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon...

  • Homefront review
    Gaming 3 out of 5

    Homefront review

    By 16 March 2011

    Smirk all you like about Homefront - and you probably will - but at least it’s a game with ambition. It’s a game that wants to step into the ring with Modern Warfare 2 and Battlefield: Bad Company 2 and give them some real competition. It’s a game...

  • Gears of War 3 multiplayer beta begins 25 April
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    Gears of War 3 multiplayer beta begins 25 April

    By 4 March 2011

    If you want to get in on the public multiplayer beta of Gears of War 3 then you can now book your place by pre-ordering at Game or Gamestation. The test run, which will be running from the 25 April to 15 May , will mean that you can unlock a variety of...

  • Killzone 3 review
    Gaming 4.5 out of 5

    Killzone 3 review

    By 18 February 2011

    It shows how far console shooters have come that some critics have already labelled Killzone 3 a disappointment. Judging by some of the miserable carping going on, it appears that it’s no longer enough to be a visually stunning, technically accomplished,...

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops  review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Call of Duty: Black Ops review

    By 12 November 2010

    Let's not kid ourselves. If you were gung-ho enough to buy Call of Duty: Black Ops, you've already done it by now. You've already sprinted your way through the single-player campaign, had a quick run at the revamped Zombies mode, and you're probably only...

  • Tech deals - Call of Duty: Black Ops preorder voucher code offer
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    Tech deals - Call of Duty: Black Ops preorder voucher code offer

    By 5 November 2010

    There's a good deal of anticipation surrounding the imminent release of Call of Duty Black Ops, and rightly so as when Pocket-lint sat down with the developers it certainly sounded like the business. And now, if you're hoping to pick up the game on 9...

  • Medal of Honor   review
    Gaming 3.5 out of 5

    Medal of Honor review

    By 14 October 2010

    Medal of Honor and Call of Duty have always had an interesting relationship. Activision's FPS behemoth was born from EA's FPS franchise, when the disaffected team that created Medal of Honor: Allied Assault split off to form Infinity Ward and make its...

  • Medal of Honor drops Taliban option
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    Medal of Honor drops Taliban option

    By 1 October 2010

    Electronic Arts has decided to ditch the controversial playable Taliban option from the forthcoming reboot of Medal of Honor, after bowing to pressure from the US military as well as friends and relatives of soldiers involved in the War in Afghanistan....

  • RAGE gets official release date
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    RAGE gets official release date

    By 18 August 2010

    Pocket-lint recently brought you news of RAGE being played on the iPhone, and now we have official word on its release date for your full-fat console. Revealed at Quakecon 2010, the highly anticipated title from id Software will be available on store...

  • New FPS RAGE demonstrated on iPhone 4
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    New FPS RAGE demonstrated on iPhone 4

    By 13 August 2010

    The much anticipated FPS title "Rage" has been demonstrated running on an iPhone 4 at QuakeCon 2010. Shown off by id Software's John Carmack, the game looks to be running nice and smooth as well as looking graphically very impressive. Kotaku reports that...

  • First Look: GoldenEye 007 - Nintendo Wii review
    Gaming 0 out of 5

    First Look: GoldenEye 007 - Nintendo Wii review

    By 17 June 2010

    I'm sure I'm not the only one to have met the announcement of GoldenEye 007 at Nintendo's E3 conference with a mixture of fanboy enthusiasm, scepticism and confusion. On the one hand, it's a new version of the game that - before Halo - proved that first-person...

  • First Look: Halo Reach review
    Gaming 0 out of 5

    First Look: Halo Reach review

    By 22 April 2010

    Halo. It's yesterday's game, right? The teeming multitudes of online gamers have made Modern Warfare 2 the big online game of the moment, and those in the know are playing Battlefield: Bad Company 2 instead. Sure, Halo has a colossal fanbase, but let's...

  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Xbox 360   review
    Gaming 4.5 out of 5

    Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Xbox 360 review

    By 8 March 2010

    The original Battlefield: Bad Company was one of the great near misses of the current console generation. The team at DICE did its level best to mix the wide open maps, freeform gameplay and vehicular mayhem of multiplayer Battlefield with the more structured,...

  • Aliens vs Predator - Xbox 360   review
    Gaming 3 out of 5

    Aliens vs Predator - Xbox 360 review

    By 26 February 2010

    To be honest, giving Sega's new run at the Aliens vs Predator license a good shoeing is like blasting fish in a barrel. You'll discover nearly everything that's bad about the game within the first half hour of the Marine campaign. In style, it's a dated,...

  • First Look: Metro 2033 - Xbox 360 review
    Gaming 0 out of 5

    First Look: Metro 2033 - Xbox 360 review

    By 19 February 2010

    It's the year 2033, 20 years since nuclear holocaust ravaged the earth, rendering the surface uninhabitable. When the city of Moscow raised the alarm, its citizens had 7 minutes to make it to safety and head to the only place strong enough to face both...