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Super Mario Maker preview: Building our own Mario levels, every Nintendo fan's dream

Super Mario Maker preview: Building our own Mario levels, every Nintendo fan's dream

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One of the more quirky Wii U titles trailed during the E3 special edition of Nintendo Direct was Super Mario Maker. Not just a game, it allows you to build and then play your own Mario Bros levels and, presumably, then share them with a community of other... >>

Star Fox Zero details emerge at E3 2015, arriving on Wii U end of 2015

Star Fox Zero details emerge at E3 2015, arriving on Wii U end of 2015

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Nintendo is going full steam ahead at E3 2015, with one of its best-known series, Star Fox, now confirmed for Wii U release at the end of 2015. Officially entitled Star Fox Zero (thankfully we in Europe don't have to suffer the Lylat Wars name), this... >>

Xbox One Elite Controller hands-on: Play like the professionals

Xbox One Elite Controller hands-on: Play like the professionals

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Although there was a lot of talk about a new Xbox One controller in the build up to E3, that was just a remodelled standard version with a new 3.5mm headphone port. We certainly didn't expect Microsoft to pull something else out of the bag - and something... >>

Razer Mamba (2015) hands-on: The best gaming mouse on the planet

Razer Mamba (2015) hands-on: The best gaming mouse on the planet

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As games have become more sophisticated and graphical resolution has increased dramatically, so too has the need for ever more sensitive gaming gear. For PC gamers, an accurate and sensitive mouse is a must. For pro-gamers it is their lifeblood. And one... >>

PS4 Media Player brings torrents to PlayStation

PS4 Media Player brings torrents to PlayStation

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Sony has finally added a media player to the PS4 allowing gamers to watch more than just Blu-ray movies or content they've downloaded from the PSN store. The feature has been missing since the console's launch in 2013 even though the previous Sony console,... >>

Shenmue 3 confirmed as Kickstarter project smashes records

Shenmue 3 confirmed as Kickstarter project smashes records

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Remember Shenmue and Shenmue II, the vast RPG games that launched originally on the Sega Dreamcast 15 years ago? Well thanks to the power of Kickstarter a third instalment is about to be made. Announced on stage at Sony's E3 press conference in LA with... >>

Horizon: Zero Dawn is like Terminator meets Jurassic Park, another surprise PS4 exclusive announced at E3

Horizon: Zero Dawn is like Terminator meets Jurassic Park, another surprise PS4 exclusive announced at E3

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Take Jurassic Park, mix in Terminator and what do you get? Horizon: Zero Dawn, the forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive, isn't a far cry from the end result. This imaginitive futuristic adventure-meets-shooter is based in a world afer the cities have failed,... >>

Ubisoft at E3 2015, the highlights: South Park, Ghost Recon, Assassin’s Creed and more

Ubisoft at E3 2015, the highlights: South Park, Ghost Recon, Assassin’s Creed and more

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In truth we attended Ubisoft's E3 press conference expecting little to surface. We've seen Assassin's Creed: Syndicate before, this is the third year that The Division has been shown off at the gaming expo, and most rumours suggested a new Rayman title... >>

Sony PS4 to get Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 exclusive beta in August, first map packs

Sony PS4 to get Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 exclusive beta in August, first map packs

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Sony has just dubbed itself the new home of Call of Duty, after announcing a partnership with Activision. The company has announced that the next entry within the franchise, called Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, will launch first as an exclusive beta for... >>

Destiny's next expansion, The Taken King, due this September

Destiny's next expansion, The Taken King, due this September

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Sony is currently holding its press conference at E3 2015, where it has announced Destiny's next expansion pack. Called The Taken King, Sony said the expansion will launch on 15 September. With it, gamers will be able to complete an all-new adventure... >>