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The Evil Within gameplay preview: It's 'the Saw of video games'
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The Evil Within gameplay preview: It's 'the Saw of video games'

By 11 June 2014

The Evil Within is like the Saw movie of video games. Some people are going to love its gruesomeness whereas others will find its old school Resident Evil style feels like predictable old hat. We fall into the latter camp at the moment. When we first... >>

Battlefield Hardline preview: Mapcap cops and robbers multiplayer fun
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Battlefield Hardline preview: Mapcap cops and robbers multiplayer fun

By 11 June 2014

Yes, the premise is similar to Pay Day. And yes at times it sometimes feels that only the uniforms and locations have been changed, such is the familiarity of the gameplay, but Battlefield Hardline is possibly the first in the franchise that has us genuinely... >>

The Order: 1886 preview: A PS4 gameplay journey through an alternative Victorian Britain
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The Order: 1886 preview: A PS4 gameplay journey through an alternative Victorian Britain

By 11 June 2014

It came as quite a shock to find out that a playable level of The Order: 1886 was available to us at E3 2014. Having been delayed, it looked like the game might not make it to the show. Or, at least, we'd only see a rolling demo. However, a whole level... >>

Acer Aspire Switch 10 review
Tablets 4 out of 5

Acer Aspire Switch 10 review

By 11 June 2014

The PC era is on its deathbed and manufacturers are reacting in experimental and interesting ways to evolve the market. The Acer Switch 10 is a multi-positional laptop-meets-tablet device, and while it's far from the first device to proposition such a... >>

Turtle Beach Ear Force Stealth 500x Xbox One headset, Elite 800 PS4 headset, and more pictures and hands-on
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Turtle Beach Ear Force Stealth 500x Xbox One headset, Elite 800 PS4 headset, and more pictures and hands-on

By 11 June 2014

Headset manufacturer Turtle Beach has unveiled an entirely new range of headsets at E3 2014 in Los Angeles, where Pocket-lint was on hand to get an in-depth walkthrough of all the upcoming gaming peripherals. The new headsets announced are for the Xbox... >>

SteelSeries iOS controller, Sentry Eye Tracker, and Sims 4 peripherals pictures and hands-on
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SteelSeries iOS controller, Sentry Eye Tracker, and Sims 4 peripherals pictures and hands-on

By 11 June 2014

Danish gaming accessory manufacturer SteelSeries is at E3 2014 in Los Angeles and has shown off a new product range that includes everything from mobile controllers and eye trackers to the first interactive peripherals for The Sims franchise. And Pocket-lint... >>

Sunset Overdrive gameplay preview: A gaggle of genres wrapped into one insane package
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Sunset Overdrive gameplay preview: A gaggle of genres wrapped into one insane package

By 11 June 2014

Sunset Overdrive is a lot of things: colourful, cheeky, crazy. It's also tricky to master. The demo shown off at Microsoft's Xbox E3 media briefing showed our protagonist deftly swinging from wires, grinding on ledges, activating traps and shooting mutant... >>

Gioteck HC-2 wired stereo headset and RC-3 gaming chair pictures and hands-on
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Gioteck HC-2 wired stereo headset and RC-3 gaming chair pictures and hands-on

By 11 June 2014

Gioteck is at E3 2014 in Los Angeles and has shown off a new range of products slated to release this autumn. Pocket-lint was of course on hand to get a first look at an upcoming headset and a gaming chair, which are both attractively priced for budget-conscious... >>

FIFA 15 preview: Playtime with the most realistic football game of all time
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FIFA 15 preview: Playtime with the most realistic football game of all time

By 11 June 2014

Every year EA Sports has the ability to pleasantly surprise us in its choice and application of improvements to FIFA. We are massive fans of the next-generation versions of FIFA 14 and genuinely thought we'd seen the closest the franchise could get to... >>

Hitman Sniper preview: Agent 47 comes to iPad in scope shooter
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Hitman Sniper preview: Agent 47 comes to iPad in scope shooter

By 11 June 2014

The Hitman franchise continues its genre-hopping campaign with the forthcoming release of Hitman Sniper, an iPad and iPhone scope-based shooter. We got to play a pre-release version of the free-to-download game on iPad ahead of the autumn release date.... >>