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Xbox One launches in Japan, not with a bang but with a whimper

Xbox One launches in Japan, not with a bang but with a whimper

By 10 September 2014

New figures have revealed Microsoft didn't sell many Xbox One consoles when it launched the console in Japan recently. According to Eurogamer, which cited a report from Famitsu (a respected gaming magazine in Japan), only 23,562 Xbox One units sold during... >>

Destiny makes its money back in a day, might take a bit longer to score the other $500 million

Destiny makes its money back in a day, might take a bit longer to score the other $500 million

By 10 September 2014

There was one launch of a massive product on Tuesday 9 September that couldn't really have gone any better. We're not talking about the monster iPhone 6 Plus that Tim Cook unveiled during the Apple press event, but Destiny, the videogame that has perhaps... >>

From FIFA International Soccer to FIFA 15: Look how the best-selling football game has changed

From FIFA International Soccer to FIFA 15: Look how the best-selling football game has changed

By 10 September 2014

The FIFA 15 demo is now available to download on Xbox One and PS4, giving owners of either next generation console a decent taste of the latest chapter in a franchise that has been running since July 1993. The latest game features some quite stunning... >>

All-new SimCity coming to iPad, iPhone and Android soon, SimCity BuildIt created for touchscreens

All-new SimCity coming to iPad, iPhone and Android soon, SimCity BuildIt created for touchscreens

By 10 September 2014

EA Mobile is to release a new SimCity game specifically for mobile devices. SimCity Built has been announced and will be heading to iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Android devices "soon". Few details have been revealed, but the publisher does claim that... >>

Microsoft to buy Minecraft creator Mojang, will have to cough up $2 billion for the privilege

Microsoft to buy Minecraft creator Mojang, will have to cough up $2 billion for the privilege

By 10 September 2014

Minecraft was recently released for the Xbox One, having been a hit on PC and then Xbox 360 for a while, but that doesn't seem to be the end of the game's tie-in with Microsoft. Reports suggest that the software giant is in talks with developer Mojang... >>

Destiny helps PS4 hit one million sales in the UK

Destiny helps PS4 hit one million sales in the UK

By 9 September 2014

Sony has sold one million PlayStation 4s in the UK. Bwah, ha, ha! That makes the next-generation console the fastest-selling PlayStation in the country since Sony started making consoles. And it's reached the magic figure thanks to pre-orders for the... >>

Xbox One October update details confirmed: DLNA and Plex support only tip of the iceberg

Xbox One October update details confirmed: DLNA and Plex support only tip of the iceberg

By 9 September 2014

Microsoft has revealed specific details on what Xbox One owners can expect with the October dashboard update and it's a significant one. We saw some of the new features during a briefing at Gamescom a couple of weeks ago, but Major Nelson has gone into... >>

Destiny:  5 things you need to know about the full game

Destiny: 5 things you need to know about the full game

By 9 September 2014

Destiny is now available on PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS3 and it has the potential to be the biggest game on the next-generation consoles yet. Activision launched it at a massive party in London on Monday and it could be argued that the game rumoured... >>

Gigabyte P34G v2 review
4 out of 5

Gigabyte P34G v2 review

By 8 September 2014

Gaming laptops are usually chunky beasts - the sort of thing that will give you shoulder ache and win you odd looks should you dare to take them out of the house. The Gigabyte P34G v2, however, is something quite different. It has serious gaming power,... >>

Minecraft to arrive on PS4, a day before Xbox One

Minecraft to arrive on PS4, a day before Xbox One

By 4 September 2014

Microsoft was the first to announce its next-gen version of Minecraft on the Xbox One and now Sony has swooped in to release the Minecraft PS4 Edition a day earlier. The PS4 version of Minecraft will be priced similarly to the Xbox One version, meaning... >>