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Battlefront Hardline takes the fight to the streets of LA, and you can play it right now

Battlefront Hardline takes the fight to the streets of LA, and you can play it right now

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Electronic Arts had few genuine surprises to pull out of the hat during its E3 2014 press conference, but the final reveal where Battlefront Hardline was unveiled along with the immediate launch of the PS4 beta phase, stole the show. Battlefront Hardline... >>

Elite: Dangerous Premium Beta opens, buy your way in for £100

Elite: Dangerous Premium Beta opens, buy your way in for £100

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Frontier Developments has launched the Premium Beta phase of Elite: Dangerous, the multiplayer rehash of one of the most famous and revered games of all time. The full Premium Beta, with mutiplayer functionality, isn't due to start until 30 May, but... >>

Titanfall matchmaking finally addressed, improved system immediately available to try out

Titanfall matchmaking finally addressed, improved system immediately available to try out

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There's no doubt about it, Titanfall is a superb game. However, we have had one issue with it since it sold in bucketloads and more and more players became available on the servers; the game's matchmaking talents left a lot to be desired. That's something... >>

PC reimagination of hit arcade game Gauntlet launching this summer

PC reimagination of hit arcade game Gauntlet launching this summer

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Gauntlet, the hit 1985 arcade game, is returning in a completely modernised action RPG version for the PC, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment announced on Monday. Gauntlet will be available in summer 2014 through Steam on the PC, with full support... >>

The Last of Us wins 'Best Game' at BAFTA 2014 awards

The Last of Us wins 'Best Game' at BAFTA 2014 awards

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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) took the wraps off its 2014 award winners in London on Wednesday. As previously announced, Grand Theft Auto V was star of the show, winning in the British Game, Game Design and Multiplayer categories.... >>

A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March

A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March

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Meteorological spring has arrived. Hurrah. And with the scent of the sun on the horizon in the UK, we're bringing you rays of tech-review sunshine this week in various forms. First and foremost it's Geneva Motor Show week. We've seen the BMW M235i and... >>

South Park: The Stick of Truth review
4.0 stars

South Park: The Stick of Truth review

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If Mortal Kombat was offensive in its day then surely South Park: The Stick of Truth is 2014’s coup for the crown. But not so much because of blood, guts ’n’ gore. Instead The Stick of Truth takes the turn-based role-playing genre, douses it with... >>

Rockstar to get BAFTA fellowship for its achievements in gaming

Rockstar to get BAFTA fellowship for its achievements in gaming

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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) will grant Rockstar Games, the makers of Grand Theft Auto, a Fellowship award at the 2014 Games Awards Ceremony.  BAFTA calls the award the highest accolade it bestows on a contribution to film,... >>

A week in reviews: 24 - 28 February

A week in reviews: 24 - 28 February

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In a week that has been all about the phones - courtesy of our coverage from MWC 2014 - and so we've taken the opportunity to focus the reviews section on different areas of tech this week. Granted it's hard to ignore the heavyweights, such as the unveiling... >>

Thief review
3.5 stars

Thief review

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Thief in 2014 reboots a much loved gaming franchise that was born over 15 years ago. It’s been ten long years since the last title in the series, and in the time since there are inevitably great swathes of punters who either don't know or, perhaps,... >>