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Nintendo is adding classic N64 and DS games to its Wii U virtual console

Nintendo is adding classic N64 and DS games to its Wii U virtual console

By 24 minutes ago

As part of Nintendo's regular Nintendo Direct series, the Japanese company has revealed it will bring retro Nintendo 64 and Nintendo DS games to the Wii U virtual console service. Your TV monitor and Wii U gamepad will provide multiple, duo-screen layout... >>

Original Xbox plans were to give the console away for free

Original Xbox plans were to give the console away for free

By 10 hours ago

Microsoft originally planned to give away its first Xbox console for free. Or, at least, charge a nominal up-front free. Oddworld creator Lorne Lanning revealed in an interview for GamesIndustry.biz that Microsoft wanted his development team on board... >>

Google Maps Pac-Man is not an April Fools’ joke, it’s a gift from Google

Google Maps Pac-Man is not an April Fools’ joke, it’s a gift from Google

By 15 hours ago

Yes today is April Fools' Day and yes Google has overlaid playable Pac-Man on its Google Maps service. But why is that an April Fool? We consider it a nice gift from Google. The little treat from Google allows you to finish your Google Maps journey planning... >>

Sony unveils Batman: Arkham Knight limited-edition PS4 and more

Sony unveils Batman: Arkham Knight limited-edition PS4 and more

By 31 March 2015

Sony made a new limited-edition PlayStation 4. It's a Batman: Arkham Knight-themed version. In an attempt to lure gamers who are waiting for the final installment of Rocksteady Studio’s Batman Arkham series, Sony has announced a new PlayStation 4 design... >>

This is what it would look like if Star Wars and Final Fantasy collided

This is what it would look like if Star Wars and Final Fantasy collided

By 31 March 2015

Japanese games publisher Square Enix has a tradition of releasing collectable action figures of not just its own brands, such as Final Fantasy, but also licensed characters from comic books and movies. Now it has lent its unique creative eye to Star Wars... >>

GTA V in glorious 4K, picture gallery: Can your PC run it? Find out here

GTA V in glorious 4K, picture gallery: Can your PC run it? Find out here

By 30 March 2015

Rockstar has unleashed a set of images of GTA V for PC which is due out on 14 April. Capable of running at 4K resolution the game looks better than it ever has before. If you've already got GTA V for next gen consoles like the Xbox One or PS4 you'll appreciate... >>

Legend of Zelda for Nintendo Wii U delayed until 2016, but that may be good

Legend of Zelda for Nintendo Wii U delayed until 2016, but that may be good

By 30 March 2015

Nintendo has announced that the upcoming Legend of Zelda on the Wii U will be delayed until next year. Legend of Zelda was expected to be released by the end of 2015 after being shown off at E3 in June. Now it will not only be missing from E3 but won't... >>

Halo 5: Guardians new trailer reveals it will land on Xbox One this 27 October

Halo 5: Guardians new trailer reveals it will land on Xbox One this 27 October

By 30 March 2015

The confirmed release date for Halo 5: Guardians has been announced by its creator 343 Industries. While that's good news the bad news is there will be a wait as it's not landing until 27 October this year. The Halo 5 release date comes along with a trailer... >>

Spotify on PlayStation Music now available for PS4 and PS3: What does it offer?

Spotify on PlayStation Music now available for PS4 and PS3: What does it offer?

By 30 March 2015

In January it was announced that Sony was finally closing down its Music Unlimited streaming service in favour of partnering with Spotify to launch an all-new solution and here it is. Spotify on PlayStation Music is now available to download and use on... >>

Bloodborne review: Hard as nails
4.5 out of 5

Bloodborne review: Hard as nails

By 27 March 2015

Among that esoteric breed of people who class themselves as committed gamers, no developer currently inspires greater reverence than the Japanese company From Software. It's famed for its no-compromise approach, and anyone who has played the action-RPGs... >>