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Zoo Tycoon Xbox One preview: If we could talk with the animals

Zoo Tycoon Xbox One preview: If we could talk with the animals

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Switching the development duties for the new Zoo Tycoon game to Frontier seems to be an inspired move. Not only has it plenty of experience with simulation games, having had enormous success with Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 and subsequent expansion packs in... >>

Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer preview: Hands-on with Blitz, Search and Rescue and Team Deathmatch

Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer preview: Hands-on with Blitz, Search and Rescue and Team Deathmatch

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Whether it is on next-generation or not, Call of Duty: Ghosts will be an extremely popular title this Christmas. We've previously seen some of the single-player campaign gameplay, but Gamescom 2013 was all about getting us some playtime with the multiplayer... >>

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gamescom 2013 preview: First play of next-gen piratey bits

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gamescom 2013 preview: First play of next-gen piratey bits

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We've posted quite a lot on Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag before here on Pocket-lint and if you're a seasoned Assassin's Creed player you'll instantly recognise and understand the land game mechanics. Although they've been enhanced and, in the case... >>

The Sims 4 preview: Hands-on with character creation, eyes-on with build features and gameplay

The Sims 4 preview: Hands-on with character creation, eyes-on with build features and gameplay

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The Sims games may not appeal to everyone, but there is no doubting their worldwide success. Now The Sims 4 is in development and Pocket-lint got the chance to be taken through some of the gameplay aspects, the all-new house building tools and even dabbled... >>

Watch Dogs gameplay preview: We go hands-on with stealth, driving, multiplayer and the companion app

Watch Dogs gameplay preview: We go hands-on with stealth, driving, multiplayer and the companion app

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We have been eagerly anticipating our first play of Watch Dogs since we first sat in a hot and sweaty demo room at E3 2012. It stole that particular show and raised expectations even higher when a bigger and better build was unveiled at this year's E3... >>

Kinect Sports Rivals Xbox One preview: Becoming a champion in a hands-on session

Kinect Sports Rivals Xbox One preview: Becoming a champion in a hands-on session

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Microsoft is banking on the new Kinect sensor to swing the next-gen console battle this Christmas. The £80 price disparity between the Xbox One and PS4 could essentially be put down to the inclusion of the Kinect so it is really important that it gets... >>

Bungie shows off Destiny ViDoc "Out Here in the Wild" at Gamescom 2013

Bungie shows off Destiny ViDoc "Out Here in the Wild" at Gamescom 2013

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Direct from Gamescom 2013 comes another video documentary on the upcoming Destiny video game. The ViDoc, called Out Here in the Wild, provides a more-detailed look at what gamers can expect to see in the world of Destiny. It also gives a deeper insight... >>

Xbox One UI eyes-on: First look at the new console's user experience

Xbox One UI eyes-on: First look at the new console's user experience

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Much has been said about the Xbox One, but little has been seen of its user experience, the home hub, the place you will see more than any game. Pocket-lint attended a demo during Gamescom 2013 in Cologne, Germany, that changed all that. We saw the main... >>

PS3 to PS4 upgrade programme: Get Call of Duty Ghosts for just £10

PS3 to PS4 upgrade programme: Get Call of Duty Ghosts for just £10

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Activision has released additional details about the PS3 to PS4 upgrade programme that was announced by Sony at Gamescom yesterday, confirming that you'll be able to get Call of Duty: Ghosts on the PS4 for just £10. The Sony PlayStation scheme, which... >>

Top Xbox One game trailers of Gamescom 2013

Top Xbox One game trailers of Gamescom 2013

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Microsoft's Xbox Media Showcase at Gamescom 2013 was a rather private affair. Unlike EA and Sony - which each had a bombastic, in-your-face press event, both streamed online as well as held in massive German conference halls - the Xbox team favoured an... >>