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PUBG Mobile tips and tricks: Become a battle royale master
PUBG Mobile tips and tricks: Become a battle royale master By Chris Hall

Read our guide on how to become a master of Player Unknown's Battlegrounds on mobile. Our top tips and tricks for PUBG to help you get chicken dinners... Read more

Save 25 per cent on PlayStation Plus, priced at just $44.99 or £37.49
Save 25 per cent on PlayStation Plus, priced at just $44.99 or £37.49 By Dan Grabham

PlayStation plus 12-month subscription discounted by 25 per cent, priced at just £37.49 and $44.99, instead of £49.99 and $59.99... Read more

What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free?
What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free? By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint daily is a new daily tech newsletter curated by Stuart Miles, Pocket-lint's founder. Find out how to get it every morning. Read more

PlayStation State of Play to unveil new games and trailers for PS4 and PSVR, here's how to watch it
PlayStation State of Play to unveil new games and trailers for PS4 and PSVR, here's how to watch it By Rik Henderson

PlayStation will host a new online announcement show this coming Monday, 25 March. Here are the details on how to watch it and what to expect.... Read more

Is this what the future of gaming looks like?
Is this what the future of gaming looks like? By Adrian Willings

A new uber realistic short film created using the Unreal Engine shows the potential future of video games.... Read more

Xbox One S All-digital edition first pictures and release date revealed
Xbox One S All-digital edition first pictures and release date revealed By Rik Henderson

The Xbox One S All-Digital edition console will reportedly be released on 7 May.... Read more

Google's Phil Harrison explains why Stadia could be a console killer
Google's Phil Harrison explains why Stadia could be a console killer By Adrian Willings

Vice president of Google, Phil Harrison, has been busy discussing why Google's Stadia is going to be a really big deal for gaming.... Read more

Cloud gaming explained, is a "Netflix of games" in touching distance?
Cloud gaming explained, is a "Netflix of games" in touching distance? By Rik Henderson

Cloud gaming was once heralded as the death of the console, but it hasn't worked out that way so far. Could Stadia and Project xCloud be its new dawn?... Read more

What is Stadia? Google's cloud gaming service and hardware explained
What is Stadia? Google's cloud gaming service and hardware explained By Rik Henderson

Google has announced its own cloud gaming platform to be available later this year. Here's everything you need to know about it.... Read more

Google announces its cloud gaming platform at last: Stadia
Google announces its cloud gaming platform at last: Stadia By Rik Henderson

Google has announced the "future of gaming" in the form of its own cloud gaming platform.... Read more

Google GDC 2019 event: Watch the Stadia cloud gaming platform launch right here
Google GDC 2019 event: Watch the Stadia cloud gaming platform launch right here By Rik Henderson

Google is holding an event during GDC in San Francisco where it is expected to unveil its own cloud gaming platform. You can see the livestream here.... Read more

Atari VCS: Price, specs, release date and more
Atari VCS: Price, specs, release date and more By Rik Henderson

Everything you need to know about the Atari VCS games console - including specs, price, release date and more. See all the details here.... Read more

All-new Atari VCS delayed again, this time for a processor boost
All-new Atari VCS delayed again, this time for a processor boost By Rik Henderson

The new Atari VCS has been subject to several delays since 2017. Now it is being put back again - although this time for good reason.... Read more

Apex Legends is adding a Fortnite style Battle Pass
Apex Legends is adding a Fortnite style Battle Pass By Adrian Willings

Apex Legends season one is starting, a new legend has been announced and more besides.... Read more

Call of Duty Mobile for iOS and Android fully revealed, pre-registration now open
Call of Duty Mobile for iOS and Android fully revealed, pre-registration now open By Rik Henderson

Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Mobile will be coming this summer to the UK, US, Central Europe, South America and other regions.... Read more

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite - details, beasts, release date and everything you need to know
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite - details, beasts, release date and everything you need to know By Chris Hall

Niantic Labs, creator of the hugely-popular Pokemon Go game, is moving into the Wizarding World with Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Little has been known... Read more

Snapchat's long-rumoured gaming platform could launch as early as April
Snapchat's long-rumoured gaming platform could launch as early as April By Maggie Tillman

You might get to play with some third-party games on Snapchat soon.... Read more

Valve launches Steam Link Anywhere beta so you can stream games anywhere
Valve launches Steam Link Anywhere beta so you can stream games anywhere By Maggie Tillman

Valve is expanding its Steam Link game-streaming service with a new feature called Steam Link Anywhere.... Read more

Battlefield V Firestorm Battle Royale mode release date and official trailer revealed
Battlefield V Firestorm Battle Royale mode release date and official trailer revealed By Rik Henderson

Battlefield V Firestorm, the game's Battle Royale mode, will finally be available from Monday 25 March.... Read more

You can now stream PC games to an Xbox One and use a controller to play
You can now stream PC games to an Xbox One and use a controller to play By Adrian Willings

A freshly updated wireless display app, from Microsoft has given users the ability to play PC games on an Xbox One.... Read more

What is Xbox Project xCloud? Microsoft's cloud gaming platform explained
What is Xbox Project xCloud? Microsoft's cloud gaming platform explained By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is working on its own cloud gaming platform that will enter public trials in 2019. Here is everything you need to know about Project xCloud.... Read more

Halo is coming to PC: The Master Chief Collection is heading to Steam and more
Halo is coming to PC: The Master Chief Collection is heading to Steam and more By Adrian Willings

Halo: The Master Chief Collection has been confirmed as coming to PC. The whole anthology is set to release on both Steam and the Microsoft Store.... Read more

Google hints at Yeti being "future of gaming" in GDC 2019 teaser video
Google hints at Yeti being "future of gaming" in GDC 2019 teaser video By Maggie Tillman

Google will host an event on 19 March during GDC where it will unveil its "future of gaming" cloud gaming service, currently codenamed Project Yeti.... Read more

The best Pokemon Go tips and tricks
The best Pokemon Go tips and tricks By Chris Hall

The basics of Pokemon Go are simple and fun. But here are some of the best tips to get the most out of your game.... Read more

Fortnite PS4 and Xbox One players now be grouped together for cross-play
Fortnite PS4 and Xbox One players now be grouped together for cross-play By Rik Henderson

Fortnite update v8.10 is now available and it adds several new features and a vehicle to the action.... Read more

Will Harry Potter: Wizards Unite be the next Pokemon Go?
Will Harry Potter: Wizards Unite be the next Pokemon Go? By Chris Hall

Niantic are preparing to launch their next big game, the long-anticipated Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Like Pokemon Go, it comes with a ready-made fan... Read more

Google Yeti games controller appears in patent, concept render follows
Google Yeti games controller appears in patent, concept render follows By Rik Henderson

A patent has appeared on the USPTO website, detailing games controller tech that could be part of the Yeti gaming system.... Read more

How to play PS4 games on iPhone and iPad for free with Remote Play
How to play PS4 games on iPhone and iPad for free with Remote Play By Rik Henderson

PS4 Remote Play finally comes to iOS. We explain how it works and what you have to do to play PlayStation 4 games on your iPhone or iPad.... Read more

VR comes to Nintendo Switch
VR comes to Nintendo Switch By Stuart Miles

Nintendo has announced two new Labo sets, this time embracing the world of virtual reality.... Read more

Xbox Game Pass list: What games can you play and how much does it cost?
Xbox Game Pass list: What games can you play and how much does it cost? By Rik Henderson

Microsoft offers a monthly subscription service for unlimited play on 100s of games. See the list here.... Read more

Best handheld games consoles of all time: Will we ever see their like again?
Best handheld games consoles of all time: Will we ever see their like again? By Rik Henderson

Find out which handheld games consoles were the best presents we ever received.... Read more

Play The Division 2 Echo mobile AR experience in Facebook Messenger and unlock in-game gear
Play The Division 2 Echo mobile AR experience in Facebook Messenger and unlock in-game gear By Rik Henderson

Ubisoft's online multiplayer shooter sequel, The Division 2, will be accompanied by a mobile experience that enhances play.... Read more

Disc-less Xbox One S All-Digital Edition to launch next month, claims report
Disc-less Xbox One S All-Digital Edition to launch next month, claims report By Maggie Tillman

While its not an Xbox Two, the new Xbox One S should be the cheapest, fully-fledged games console around.... Read more

Twitch Prime free PC games list for March 2019
Twitch Prime free PC games list for March 2019 By Adrian Willings

The Amazon-owned Twitch has been running a paid membership tier for a while now, that membership includes free games every month. We've got the list.... Read more

PS Vita officially dead, no more handheld consoles from Sony
PS Vita officially dead, no more handheld consoles from Sony By Rik Henderson

Sony has officially killed the PlayStation Vita, ceasing production of the remaining versions of the handheld console.... Read more

Xbox Games with Gold free games list for March 2019
Xbox Games with Gold free games list for March 2019 By Rik Henderson

Each month, Xbox One gamers can download a selection of free games if they subscribe to Xbox Live Gold. Here is the list of free games for this month.... Read more

PlayStation Plus free PS4 games list for March 2019
PlayStation Plus free PS4 games list for March 2019 By Rik Henderson

Every month, PS4 and PS4 Pro owners who subscribe to Sony's PS Plus service get to download a great selection of free games. Here are the latest.... Read more

Skylanders Ring of Heroes is now available on Android and iPhone
Skylanders Ring of Heroes is now available on Android and iPhone By Adrian Willings

The hotly anticipated mobile RPG, Skylanders Ring of Heroes is now available on Android and iPhone across the globe. Click to find out more.... Read more

Microsoft teases big changes for PC gamers coming soon to Windows 10
Microsoft teases big changes for PC gamers coming soon to Windows 10 By Adrian Willings

The vice-president of gaming at Microsoft has been hinting at improvements to both Microsoft Store and the Xbox app for Windows 10 that could make for an interesting future for PC gamers.... Read more

All-new Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield RPGs coming to Switch late 2019
All-new Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield RPGs coming to Switch late 2019 By Rik Henderson

Nintendo and the Pokemon Company have announced two new Pokemon role-playing game titles for the Switch.... Read more

Fortnite may soon have a pirate theme thanks to Season 8 updates
Fortnite may soon have a pirate theme thanks to Season 8 updates By Adrian Willings

A teaser on the game's official Twitter account hints at a pirate theme for season 8. The battle pass is also going to be free this time around.... Read more

Avo is a new iOS game that is best described as "television you can touch"
Avo is a new iOS game that is best described as "television you can touch" By Stuart Miles

A new game, called Avo, is about to launch on iOS and follows Avo, the avocado, and its friend, Billie a scientist.... Read more

Xbox games playable on Nintendo Switch? It's not as far-fetched as you might think
Xbox games playable on Nintendo Switch? It's not as far-fetched as you might think By Rik Henderson

The Nintendo Switch games library is soon to be expanded massively, if a latest report is to be believed.... Read more

How Xbox One backward compatibility works: The Xbox 360 and Xbox games list and more
How Xbox One backward compatibility works: The Xbox 360 and Xbox games list and more By Rik Henderson

You can play Xbox 360 and original Xbox games on your Xbox One. Here are all the games that work with your Xbox One S or Xbox One X.... Read more

PUBG Mobile zombie survival mode available right now as version 11 lands
PUBG Mobile zombie survival mode available right now as version 11 lands By Chris Hall

PUBG Mobile is responsible for turning plenty of mobile gamers into zombies, but now the game has its own zombie mode... Read more

Live action Anthem trailer shows how good an actual movie would be
Live action Anthem trailer shows how good an actual movie would be By Rik Henderson

To whet our appetites for the Anthem game, EA commissioned world renowned sci-fi director Neill Blomkamp to make a live action trailer. Here it is.... Read more

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening remake is coming to Nintendo Switch
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening remake is coming to Nintendo Switch By Adrian Willings

The classic Gameboy game is now being remade for Nintendo Switch. Relive the joy of the 1990s on your Switch later this year.... Read more

The PlayStation Classic mini console is just $39.99 at Amazon right now
The PlayStation Classic mini console is just $39.99 at Amazon right now By Maggie Tillman

It comes with a great selection of games from the PS1 era, including Metal Gear Solid, Twisted Metal, and Final Fantasy VII.... Read more

Apex Legends possibly coming to mobile and with cross-platform play too
Apex Legends possibly coming to mobile and with cross-platform play too By Adrian Willings

Brand new smash-hit Battle Royale game Apex Legends may well be coming to mobile. There's also cross-platform play in the works too.... Read more

Apex Legends tips and tricks for beginners
Apex Legends tips and tricks for beginners By Adrian Willings

A selection of tips and tricks for new players to Apex Legends. Simple tips to give you the gaming edge.... Read more

What is Apex Legends? The free to play Battle Royale for PS4, Xbox One and PC explained
What is Apex Legends? The free to play Battle Royale for PS4, Xbox One and PC explained By Adrian Willings

Apex Legends is a new Battle Royale game from the creators of Titanfall. We're exploring what it is and why it's different.... Read more

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