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Could Alienware's Steam Machine blow PS4 and Xbox One out of the water?

Could Alienware's Steam Machine blow PS4 and Xbox One out of the water?

By 4 hours ago

Alienware has announced that it will be the first manufacturer to get Valve's Steam Controller into the hands of the public, when it has the device on its stand at PAX East 2015 in Boston this weekend (from 6 March). It will be using the controller with... >>

The year of VR continues as Vuzix brings its IWear 720 to eyes and ears

The year of VR continues as Vuzix brings its IWear 720 to eyes and ears

By 9 hours ago

Virtual reality is well and truly becoming a reality for 2015 with numerous headsets unveiled, the latest being the Vuzix iWear 720. HTC unveiled its Vive headset at Mobile World Congress this week for a late 2015 release and Oculus announced plans... >>

Elite: Dangerous will be an Xbox One exclusive on launch, but will eventually come to PS4 too

Elite: Dangerous will be an Xbox One exclusive on launch, but will eventually come to PS4 too

By 10 hours ago

During the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, Frontier Developments announced that it would be bringing its PC hit Elite: Dangerous to Xbox One later this year, which was huge news for owners of the Microsoft console, but less so for PS4 fans.... >>

Rock Band 4 for PS4 and Xbox One confirmed: Mad Catz co-producing with Harmonix

Rock Band 4 for PS4 and Xbox One confirmed: Mad Catz co-producing with Harmonix

By 5 March 2015

Mad Catz and developer Harmonix are bringing things back to 2007. The company, most known for its gaming products and accessories, including the M.O.J.O. Android Micro Console, has announced it is partnering with Harmonix to launch Rock Band 4. Harmonix... >>

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops
4 out of 5

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops

By 5 March 2015

Think gaming laptop and a clear image probably forms in your mind. Huge chunky body? Check. Adolescent blue LEDs everywhere? Check. Looks a bit like a blinged-up Vauxhall Corsa? Yep. Well, take that image and resign it in your brain's dustbin because... >>

Gear VR to get full consumer launch later this year with Note 5, hints Oculus' John Carmack

Gear VR to get full consumer launch later this year with Note 5, hints Oculus' John Carmack

By 4 March 2015

The next Gear VR is going to launch for consumers alongside the new Galaxy Note 5, or at least that's what we can assume by parsing together information revealed by John Carmack. Oculus' chief technology officer announced at the Game Developers Conference... >>

EA shuts down Maxis Emeryville, the studio behind The Sims and SimCity franchises

EA shuts down Maxis Emeryville, the studio behind The Sims and SimCity franchises

By 4 March 2015

Electronic Arts has announced it will shut down the studio behind SimCity and The Sims, though development of both franchises will continue at EA's studios throughout the US and Australia. EA will basically consolidate Maxis by closing the studio's home... >>

Microsoft rolls out Xbox Live SDK and says it'll bring Xbox games to HoloLens

Microsoft rolls out Xbox Live SDK and says it'll bring Xbox games to HoloLens

By 4 March 2015

You'll soon be able to do cross-platform play between Windows 10 devices and Microsoft's Xbox One console. Oh, and you'll even be to game with HoloLens. While at the Games Developer Conference, Phil Spencer, Microsoft's Xbox head, brought up gaming on... >>

Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)

Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)

By 4 March 2015

"Next, I'm going to take you deep underwater," a voice says quietly out of the tranquil darkness we're standing in. Our ears tell us we're underwater a fraction before the scene appears around us. "You're standing on the deck of a sunken wreck."  We... >>

Wolfenstein returns this May: The Old Blood is a standalone downloadable title for new-gen consoles and PC

Wolfenstein returns this May: The Old Blood is a standalone downloadable title for new-gen consoles and PC

By 4 March 2015

When B.J. Blazkowicz came blasting onto our screens once again in Wolfenstein: The New Order back in 2014, we were rather taken by the first-person shooter that MachineGames and Bethesda had made. Come May this year The Old Blood, a follow-up and standalone... >>