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  • PS3 getting exclusive DLC for Mirror's Edge
    Gaming

    PS3 getting exclusive DLC for Mirror's Edge

    By 2 September 2008

    So let's clear something up first - Mirror's Edge will not be a timed PS3 exclusive as first thought - but, it will get exclusive downloadable content for the game. The confusion started after a German website quoted Sony boss David Reese as saying the...

  • Red Alert being offered on free download
    Gaming

    Red Alert being offered on free download

    By 1 September 2008

    EA has announced that gamers will be able to download the original Red Alert game for free from the series' official website. As well as that, EA will also be granting free access to Red Alert 2 for all those pre-ordering Red Alert 3. Unfortunately, it...

  • Gearbox behind Halo 4?
    Gaming

    Gearbox behind Halo 4?

    By 27 August 2008

    Rumours are swirling the internet today that Gearbox, the developers of Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway, could well be the studio behind Halo 4. There have even been suggestions that the title is being developed for release alongside the next Xbox hardware....

  • jDome takes you inside your favourite First Person Shooter
    Gaming

    jDome takes you inside your favourite First Person Shooter

    By 19 August 2008

    A new prototype screen being shown at the Leipzig Games Convention is hoping to revolutionise the way first person shooter gamers play FPS games. Called the jDome, the new screen, which its makers say will cost around £100 and be released in the middle...

  • Crysis Warhead gets September release date
    Gaming

    Crysis Warhead gets September release date

    By 14 August 2008

    EA has announced that Crysis Warhead, the sequel to last year's CPU melting shoot-em-up Crysis, will be released in the UK on September 19th. The second installment to the Crysis universe will be a stand alone title, so you won't need to have the original...

  • Release date announced for Fable 2
    Gaming

    Release date announced for Fable 2

    By 8 August 2008

    Lionhead Studios has announced that Fable 2 will be available on European shelves on October 24th, and also released details on the Limited Edition copy of the game. Anyone lucky enough to get their hands on the Limited Edition version will get a few...

  • Call Of Duty 6 Confirmed for 2009
    Gaming

    Call Of Duty 6 Confirmed for 2009

    By 8 August 2008

    While the hype is still swirling for the fifth installment in the popular Call of Duty franchise, Activision's CEO has already confirmed that a sixth game is being lined up for 2009. The follow-up to not-yet-released World At War will be more than likely...

  • Fallout 3 wins Best in Show in E3 awards
    Gaming

    Fallout 3 wins Best in Show in E3 awards

    By 5 August 2008

    Fallout 3, the popular RPG from Bethesda, has been awarded the E3 Best in Show award by a panel of more than 30 press outlets. The Games Critics Awards look into various gaming categories, with the only criteria being that the game must have been played...

  • Gears of War 2 goes family-friendly
    Gaming

    Gears of War 2 goes family-friendly

    By 5 August 2008

    Microsoft's third person shooter, Gears of War 2, will be able to become a family-friendly game at the click of a button. The game will come with a parental control facility when it is released for Xbox 360 on November 7th, Microsoft has confirmed. Earlier...

  • EA to release budget gaming PCs
    Gaming

    EA to release budget gaming PCs

    By 31 July 2008

    EA is planning to release pre-configured PCs alongside its big name video game launches in an attempt to bring high-end PC gaming to consumers at a lower price. Many off-the-shelf gaming PCs can reach into four figure prices, but EAs range is predicted...

  • Wright: "Play Spore your entire life and you'll never visit everywhere"
    Gaming

    Wright: "Play Spore your entire life and you'll never visit everywhere"

    By 28 July 2008

    Sims creator Will Wright gave people attending Comic Con 2008 a sneak peek into the world of Spore, his new evolution sim due out later this year. And in case you were in any doubt that you were going to get good gaming hours for your money, Wright revealed...

  • Resistance 2 beta will be released worldwide
    Gaming

    Resistance 2 beta will be released worldwide

    By 25 July 2008

    Gamers waiting on Resistance 2 will be pleased to know that the public multiplayer beta for the PS3 will be extended to "all territories". The demo was originally announced as an exclusive part of PSN's downloadable Qore TV show, which is only available...

  • Sanyo's Eneloop makes Wii remotes rechargable
    Gaming

    Sanyo's Eneloop makes Wii remotes rechargable

    By 24 July 2008

    Here's a solution to all the AA batteries you've probably been getting through for your Wii remote. Sanyo has developed the Eneloop charging station complete with battery pack replacement pack and a charging base that can give up to four controllers a...

  • HMV offering Brothers in Arms pre-order goodies
    Gaming

    HMV offering Brothers in Arms pre-order goodies

    By 24 July 2008

    HMV is offering up some tempting pre-order goodies for Brother in Arms: Hell's Highway. You'll get all tactical maps unlocked from the start of the campaign as well as a Secret Finder to help you unlock "additional Achievement points". "The ability to...

  • Quantum of Solace game trailer
    Gaming

    Quantum of Solace game trailer

    By 23 July 2008

    We managed to get our hands on a trailer for the new upcoming 007 game, Quantum of Solace, based of the movie of the same name. The game, due out at the end of October for Nintendo DS, Wii, Xbox 360 PS3, PS2 and PC, will be the first time players can...

  • 2K produces releases BioShock PS3 trophy details
    Gaming

    2K produces releases BioShock PS3 trophy details

    By 22 July 2008

    Ever since the recent PS3 firmware update, we've been hearing all sorts about the trophies that were added, what they are and how you can get them. Now 2K producer Alyssa Finley has explained on the PlayStation blog how you will be able to collect trophies...

  • Pokémon Live touring Woolworths stores in August
    Gaming

    Pokémon Live touring Woolworths stores in August

    By 18 July 2008

    Pokémon is going on tour this summer, visiting Woolworths stores across the UK. Travelling across the UK in August, Woolworths stores will be transformed by Pokémon Live. You'll be able to play the all new Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time...

  • Xploder makes GTA IV a piece of cake
    Gaming

    Xploder makes GTA IV a piece of cake

    By 18 July 2008

    If the streets of Liberty City are proving just too challenging for you, Xploder Cheat Saves should give you a helping hand to get you out of a pickle. Sure, to me, it takes the whole point away from a game. Then again, I guess there are some people that...

  • Ubisoft reveals Naruto sequel
    Gaming

    Ubisoft reveals Naruto sequel

    By 17 July 2008

    Ubisoft has announced a sequel for its 2007 action title Naruto: Rise of a Ninja, set to be released around Christmas time this year. Entitled Naruto: The Broken Bond, the title will featue an online multiplayer mode that gives players the chance to compete...

  • Resistance Retribution announced for PSP
    Gaming

    Resistance Retribution announced for PSP

    By 16 July 2008

    Sony announced its line-up for the PSP at its E3 press conference on Tuesday, including an appearance of Insomnicac's popular PS3 shooter Resistance on the handheld console. The game, called Resistance Retribution, was announced after a pretty impressive...

  • Mario and Zelda games in the pipeline
    Gaming

    Mario and Zelda games in the pipeline

    By 16 July 2008

    More Mario and Zelda games are in the pipeline, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata revealed on Tuesday. Iwata said the development teams were "hard at work" on new titles for both franchises. He also went on to say that they were being developed for Wii,...

  • Capcom to port Dead Rising to Wii
    Gaming

    Capcom to port Dead Rising to Wii

    By 16 July 2008

    It seems Capcom could be trying to repeat the success it had with the Resident Evil 4 Wii port, by moving the former Xbox 360 exclusive Dead Rising over to the Nintendo console as well. At least that's the plan according to Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu....

  • Bungie working on new Halo title
    Gaming

    Bungie working on new Halo title

    By 16 July 2008

    Bungie is working on a new Halo title, Microsoft has confirmed. Don Mattrick, senior VP of Microsoft Interactive Entertainment, was addressing the absense of the franchise in Microsoft's Monday E3 press conference during an interview with MTV when he...

  • Gaming

    Call of Duty: World At War details announced

    By 16 July 2008

    Details on the new Call of Duty game, World at War, emerged at Activision's E3 press conference on Tuesday. For the first time in the franchise, you'll be able to play co-op with up to three other players online, or another one on local split screen so...

  • Tomb Raider: Underworld set for multi-format release in November
    Gaming

    Tomb Raider: Underworld set for multi-format release in November

    By 16 July 2008

    Every man's favourite computer-generated woman - Lara Croft - will be back on our consoles in November, UK publisher Eidos has confirmed. Tomb Raider: Underworld, Lara's latest adventure, will be released on November 21st for 360, PS3, Wii, PS2, DS and...