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  • Call of Duty Black Ops II trailer reveals new fight coming 13 November (video)
    Gaming

    Call of Duty Black Ops II trailer reveals new fight coming 13 November (video)

    By 2 May 2012

    What you doing on 13 November? If the answer isn't playing Call of Duty Black Ops II then you probably won't be interested in the following. "What happens when the enemy steals the keys?" That's the question asked in the new trailer that has been released...

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops zombified thanks to Call of the Dead DLC (Video)
    Gaming

    Call of Duty: Black Ops zombified thanks to Call of the Dead DLC (Video)

    By 27 April 2011

    Zombie fan? Horror nut? Then you’ll love what Activision and Treyarch is bringing to Call of Duty: Black Ops on the 3 May. It’s teamed up with horror and action stars Robert Englund, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker and Danny Trejo to create...

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops  review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Call of Duty: Black Ops review

    By 12 November 2010

    Let's not kid ourselves. If you were gung-ho enough to buy Call of Duty: Black Ops, you've already done it by now. You've already sprinted your way through the single-player campaign, had a quick run at the revamped Zombies mode, and you're probably only...

  • Call of Duty: World at War Map Pack 1 available now
    Gaming

    Call of Duty: World at War Map Pack 1 available now

    By 19 March 2009

    Activision and Treyarch have announced the Call of Duty: World at War Map Pack 1, that is now available for download on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The companies say players will fight through the burning streets of Berlin in "Nightfire", take position...

  • Warner Bros. launches free AIDS prevention game in Kenya
    Gaming

    Warner Bros. launches free AIDS prevention game in Kenya

    By 8 December 2008

    Warner Bros. has teamed up with the US government to deliver a free multiplayer PC game to Kenya in an attempt to change the HIV risk perception, attitude and behaviour of its inhabitants. Developed by Virtual Heroes, the game is called "Pamoja Mtaani",...

  • Sega launches casual games website
    Gaming

    Sega launches casual games website

    By 5 December 2008

    Sega has launched PlaySega.com, a new online portal for casual games which will target "all types of gaming and social networking fans". The site will offer a number of titles for free, including arcade classics, word, puzzle, quiz and sports games, as...

  • Rockstar working on GTA IV PC patch
    Gaming

    Rockstar working on GTA IV PC patch

    By 4 December 2008

    Rockstar has announced that it is working on a solution for Grand Theft Auto IV PC, after some gamers said they were having major reliability problems. "We are aware that a small number of fans are having problems running GTA IV on their PCs and we would...

  • Warhammer Online unlocks two new character classes
    Gaming

    Warhammer Online unlocks two new character classes

    By 4 December 2008

    Two new character classes have been added in the latest patch for Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning. The Blazing Sun and Black Guard careers had previously only been available to those players who completed the Heavy Metal live event. However apparently,...

  • Microsoft confirms Xbox 360 Jasper consoles available
    Gaming

    Microsoft confirms Xbox 360 Jasper consoles available

    By 3 December 2008

    Microsoft has confirmed the rumours that its latest internal redesign of its Xbox 360 console is now available on our shelves, with Arcade versions of the console getting a little something extra too. The new Jasper motherboards are said to finally banish...

  • Ascaron teams with Nobilis for new RPG, King's Bounty: The Legend
    Gaming

    Ascaron teams with Nobilis for new RPG, King's Bounty: The Legend

    By 3 December 2008

    Ascaron Entertainment, the developer behind the Sacred game series, has announced a new RPG in partnership with Lyon-based publisher Nobilis. King's Bounty: The Legend is a knight saga that is described as a mixture between "role-playing adventure and...

  • World at War DLC will be "untraditional"
    Gaming

    World at War DLC will be "untraditional"

    By 3 December 2008

    Call of Duty: World at War fans can look forward to downloadable content in 2009, according to the game's executive producer Daniel Suarez. However unlike the game itself, which stuck close to the successful formula of its predecessor "Modern Warfare",...

  • Nintendo clarifies Wii Speak second-hand gamers issue
    Gaming

    Nintendo clarifies Wii Speak second-hand gamers issue

    By 25 November 2008

    Nintendo has attempted to clear up any worries over the Wii Speak peripheral and access to the Wii Speak channel. We brought you news last week that each Wii Speak peripheral would come with a special code that would be used to access to new Wii Speak...

  • HDMI sound glitches reported with NXE
    Gaming

    HDMI sound glitches reported with NXE

    By 24 November 2008

    If you've been having problems with your HDMI sound connected to the New Xbox Experience, it seems you are not alone. Microsoft has confirmed it is aware of sound glitches occuring from HDMI connections. Until we hear of an official solution to this problem,...

  • Dead Space demo available for 360 tomorrow
    Gaming

    Dead Space demo available for 360 tomorrow

    By 24 November 2008

    EA is set to release a Dead Space demo tomorrow on Xbox Live, while PlayStation 3 gamers will be able to get it from Thursday in the PlayStation Store. The demo of the space horror epic will let gamers get their hands on four of Isaac's mining tools,...

  • UFC fighter kicked out for not signing over THQ likeness rights
    Gaming

    UFC fighter kicked out for not signing over THQ likeness rights

    By 24 November 2008

    American kickboxer Jon Fitch has reportedly been been booted out of the Ultimate Fighting Championship after he refused to sign a lifelong licensing deal with THQ. The 30-year-old fighter has been fighting in the UFC since 2002, but became pretty dispensible...

  • Far Cry 2 DLC priced
    Gaming

    Far Cry 2 DLC priced

    By 24 November 2008

    If you've been waiting for Far Cry 2 downloadable content, Ubisoft has today announced how much you'll have to fork out to get your hands on it. The Fortune's Pack is the first DLC to be announced and will include three new weapons and vehicles, as well...

  • DJ Hero spin-off outted before original game announced
    Gaming

    DJ Hero spin-off outted before original game announced

    By 24 November 2008

    DJ Hero may not have been officially announced by Activision apart from a small acknowledgement of its existance in October, but it seems Dutch trance DJ Tiesto has outted it anyway, speaking about it in his newsletter. It seems that Tiesto will lend...

  • Harmonix sued over broken Rock Band pedal
    Gaming

    Harmonix sued over broken Rock Band pedal

    By 24 November 2008

    A man from Kansas has filed a lawsuit against Harmonix over a broken Rock Band bass drum pedal peripheral. Monte Morgan filed the suit on 18 November in a US District Court for the Northern District of California, stating that the broken foot pedals "deprive...

  • Resellers cash in on Guitar Hero World Tour shortages
    Gaming

    Resellers cash in on Guitar Hero World Tour shortages

    By 24 November 2008

    Resellers are cashing in on the shortage of Guitar Hero World Tour, offering their products for sale at a much inflated cost compared to the RRP. In fact analysts at Cowen and Company put the game's "underperformance" down to limited supply and not to...

  • Free clothes for NXE Avatars
    Gaming

    Free clothes for NXE Avatars

    By 24 November 2008

    If you're starting to get a bit bored already of your Xbox Avatar's clothes, worry not - Microsoft has said there will be new clothes added regularly to Live, and the best thing is, they'll be free. Microsoft Germany's Boris Schneider-Johne broke the...

  • Microsoft announces first Lips DLC
    Gaming

    Microsoft announces first Lips DLC

    By 21 November 2008

    Microsoft has announced the first downloadable songs for its new karaoke game, Lips. The songs will be priced at 160 Microsoft points per track (around £1.36. The four available today are: * Adele - "Chasing Pavements" * Coldplay - "Violet Hill" * Estelle...

  • Wii's Art Style series launched in WiiWare update
    Gaming

    Wii's Art Style series launched in WiiWare update

    By 21 November 2008

    This week's WiiWare update sees four new games up for grabs, including the launch of the first game in the Art Style series, Cubello we brought you new of a few weeks ago. Cubello and the rest of the series have been developed especially for WiiWare and...

  • Carphone Warehouse sells COD5 for cheap
    Gaming

    Carphone Warehouse sells COD5 for cheap

    By 20 November 2008

    In the run up to Christmas, and under the ever-watchful eye of the credit crunch, the chance to save a bit of cash is a welcome one. So if you're in the market for the new Call of Duty: World at War game, The Carphone Warehouse - of all places - is selling...

  • Beta details released for Call of Duty 5 PC
    Gaming

    Beta details released for Call of Duty 5 PC

    By 22 October 2008

    Details have been announced for the Call of Duty: World at War PC beta, and it seems that you simply have to be registered on the official website to take part. Although there has been no specific start date announced yet, the site says that "all registered...

  • Microsoft announces "storage solutions" for NXE upgrade
    Gaming

    Microsoft announces "storage solutions" for NXE upgrade

    By 17 October 2008

    Microsoft has announced just how it plans to help those Xboxers without a hard drive to get the 128MB of free storage space needed to run the New Xbox Experience. The dashboard upgrade is set for release next month, and when it was announced storage space...