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Nintendo Wii U review: The underdog rises
4 out of 5

Nintendo Wii U review: The underdog rises

By 12 December 2014

The Nintendo Wii U has been called a lot of things since its launch at the tail-end of 2012. Most of them far from positive. But two years on, and in the wake of the Sony PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launches, Nintendo's underdog is on the up; it's a console... >>

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker review: Toadally awesome
4 out of 5

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker review: Toadally awesome

By 12 December 2014

It's tricky to characterise the story the Nintendo Wii U as anything but a sad one, at least if you're a Nintendo fan. There's nothing wrong with the console per se, but it has taken an age for the Japanese company to provide it with a credible library... >>

6 reasons why Nintendo's Wii U has risen from the dead

6 reasons why Nintendo's Wii U has risen from the dead

By 12 December 2014

Nintendo may have had some financial woes over the last year or so, but it has just announced that the week commencing 23 November was the best week for sales of the Wii U since the console's launch in November 2012. Remember, this is a console many... >>

Xbox One gains ground, was best selling console in UK and US in November

Xbox One gains ground, was best selling console in UK and US in November

By 12 December 2014

Last month, during the console's first birthday celebrations Pocket-lint revealed that the Xbox One was soon to be announced as outselling the PS4 in the UK for the first time. That has now been confirmed but there is more; it was also the best-selling... >>

27 incredible Minecraft creations that will blow your mind

27 incredible Minecraft creations that will blow your mind

By 10 December 2014

Microsoft announced in September it would buy Minecraft for a tonne of money, thrusting the best-selling video game into the spotlight once more, but players have been loving it for years and using it to painstakingly create and recreate intricate worlds... >>

Microsoft-owned Minecraft finally comes to Windows Phone

Microsoft-owned Minecraft finally comes to Windows Phone

By 10 December 2014

Windows Phone users just got a new game. But not just any ole game. They can now play Minecraft, the Pocket Edition. Minecraft is a video game that essentially allows you to construct worlds out of building blocks. Swedish company Mojang has developed... >>

Wow, just wow! PS4 20th Anniversary Edition unboxing and hands-on

Wow, just wow! PS4 20th Anniversary Edition unboxing and hands-on

By 10 December 2014

It might have been sold out in the US, but the limited PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition went on sale for the first time in the UK today and we managed to get our hands on one to lovingly stroke and caress as we removed it from its box. We had to... >>

Sony's limited edition 'original gray' PS4 might be sold out in the US, but UK fans will be able to buy one soon

Sony's limited edition 'original gray' PS4 might be sold out in the US, but UK fans will be able to buy one soon

By 9 December 2014

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of PlayStation, Sony announced a limited edition version of the PS4 in the same colours and style as its first console. The original PlayStation was first available to the Japanese public on 3 December 1994 and effectively... >>

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition launches in the US for $199, can buy starting today

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition launches in the US for $199, can buy starting today

By 8 December 2014

Samsung has launched its Gear VR Innovator Edition in the US. The device, which was built in partnership with Oculus, works with a Galaxy Note 4 phone to deliver a low persistence, virtual reality experience. Unlike the Oculus Rift, a similar device that... >>

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End gameplay footage unveiled with stunning in-game graphics

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End gameplay footage unveiled with stunning in-game graphics

By 8 December 2014

If you, like us, were gagging for some Uncharted 4 treats to keep you going until the game finally lands on PS4, today is a good day. Footage has been shown off by game creator Naughty Dog showing the stunning graphics and gameplay of Uncharted 4: A Thief's... >>


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