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Xbox One vs PS4: Which is best for you?

Xbox One vs PS4: Which is best for you?

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Both the Xbox One and PS4 have now been available in the UK for a year and will very much be in the thoughts and minds of those looking to treat themselves or others this Christmas. It can also be argued that waiting a year for the dust to settle on a... >>

Minecraft Star Wars DLC skin pack now out for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Minecraft Star Wars DLC skin pack now out for Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Microsoft has teamed up with Disney and Lucasfilm to launch a downloadable Star Wars Classic Skin Pack for Minecraft. The Star Wars-themed pack is of course only available to Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles and features a collection of 55 skins from Episode... >>

Xbox Live Gold members can play Sunset Overdrive on Xbox One for free all day Saturday

Xbox Live Gold members can play Sunset Overdrive on Xbox One for free all day Saturday

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The Xbox One is an year old. Do you know what that means? Free game-time, apparently. On 22 November 2013, Microsoft launched the Xbox One in the UK. To celebrate the console's first anniversary, Microsoft has teamed up with Insomniac Games to come up... >>

Xbox One: One year on, how the underdog recovered from painful beginnings

Xbox One: One year on, how the underdog recovered from painful beginnings

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On 22 November the Xbox One will have been available in the UK, US and several other regions around the world for exactly a year. In that time it has changed in many ways from the console that was first released thanks to a strategical decision by Microsoft... >>

61 incredible Snapmatic pics that show how good GTA 5 on PS4 and Xbox One can look

61 incredible Snapmatic pics that show how good GTA 5 on PS4 and Xbox One can look

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Earlier this year we published fan made pics taken from within the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of Grand Theft Auto 5 that made us lick our lips in anticipation of the new-gen editions arriving. They looked so good that we wondered how PS4 and Xbox One... >>

Apart from first-person view, just how much better is PS4 and Xbox One GTA 5 to PS3 and Xbox 360?

Apart from first-person view, just how much better is PS4 and Xbox One GTA 5 to PS3 and Xbox 360?

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Ever since Rockstar unveiled the trailer for the new first-person mode of Grand Theft Auto 5 on Xbox One and PS4 it's all gamers have been talking about. Revisiting the game was always tempting, but that was the feature that sealed the deal. However,... >>

5 reasons why the Xbox One is better than the PS4 one year on

5 reasons why the Xbox One is better than the PS4 one year on

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Last year, when the then next-generation PS4 and Xbox One consoles launched in the UK within a week of each other, we like the vast majority of gamers plumped for Sony's machine as the better for hardcore gaming. It arguably had the better launch game... >>

Best home entertainment 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best home entertainment 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

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Home entertainment is an even more exciting category this year than it was last year, with a huge variety of systems available to make your living room, or even a spare room the best place to be in the house. From the next-gen consoles bringing entertainment... >>

Halo: The Master Chief Collection review: High-def history lesson
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Halo: The Master Chief Collection review: High-def history lesson

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Conceptually, Halo: The Master Chief Collection is unique in the history of videogames. It's the first proper games equivalent of the DVD box-sets we've become accustomed to - on its single disk, you will find Halos 1, 2, 3 and 4 in all their glory, plus... >>

Sunset Overdrive review: Frat boy fun
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Sunset Overdrive review: Frat boy fun

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Let's just get right to it and say that Sunset Overdrive is bonkers - and not always in a good way. It is among the best looking games on the new-generation consoles and pulls off the tricky feat of both borrowing from older games, yet feeling fresh and... >>