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18 million Xboxes have been sold say Gfinity

Esports company Gfinty seems to have finally given us a hard number on how many Xbox Ones Microsoft has sold and that number is 18 million, quite a bit less than Sony's 35.The figure comes from Gfinity's CEO, Neville Upton, in a press release about bringing its Tournament Builder app to the Xbox. read more

Dark Souls 3 is great, but I can't love it like Bloodborne, because it's not as cool

But after playing Dark Souls 3, I think I've found a more significant difference: Bloodborne is cool.But the whole reason I bought Dark Souls 3 was the assumption that since I loved Bloodborne - a game which is itself derived from the Souls series' formula - I would obviously enjoy Dark Souls 3. read more

Wolverine 3 may introduce fan-favourite mutant X-23

Superhero Hype first reported the rumour, and a casting call from New Orleans (via ComicBook.com) asking for "Caucasian, Hispanic and Asian looking females specifically at a height of 4'-4'11" and size 0-4 with dark brown hair" - which perfectly describes X-23 - has given it a little more credence. read more

The 50 greatest kung fu movies of all time

A lot of movies invite imitation, but few make their mimics look quite so clumsy as a good kung-fu flick.At least with the likes of Star Wars even the most graceless and ungainly could keep up with old man Kenobi. read more

Xbox 360 discontinued, but Microsoft will keep selling and supporting it

After more than ten years in production, the Xbox 360 has come full circle.Which is why we have made the decision to stop manufacturing new Xbox 360 consoles. read more

The first Jason Bourne 5 trailer sees Matt Damon back in action

After delighting fans with a brief teaser served up during the Super Bowl, Universal has dropped the full trailer for Jason Bourne.Following a nine-year break from the fast-paced world of global espionage, Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass return to the series. read more

The Batman v Superman universe version of Robin was probably an axe murderer

DC fans have been somewhat divided over Batman v Superman's interpretation of the iconic superheroes (what with Superman's reckless disregard for civilian casualties and Batman's fondness for killing criminals), but it's not just the superslamming duo that director Zack Snyder had an… interesting take on.Digital Spy noticed in that in the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Tech Manual (a behind-the-scenes look at the gear and technology of the film), that the late Robin wielded something a little sharper than his usual quarterstaff. read more

Rocket League gets basketball with Hoops mode on April 26

Car soccer fans won't have to wait much longer to trade their cleated tires for Air Jordan all-weathers: developer Psyonix plans to add the Hoops mode to Rocket League as a free update on Tuesday, April 26.It marked the announcement with this buzzer-beating trailer (and yes, Nike has a monopoly on athletic tire sponsorships in my Rocket League headcanon). read more

Dishonored 2 - Everything we know so far

The story of the assassin and the Empress' daughter isn't done yet.Bethesda has released only a teaser trailer with the game's announcement back at E3 2015, plus a few tidbits about the game here and there. read more

Furious 8 poster teases new roads for Vin Diesel and the gang

Fast & Furious 8, Fast 8 - and now it seems that Universal has settled on Furious 8, thanks to a new poster teased by leading man Vin Diesel.Hence the 'new roads' tagline and that haunting expression on Diesel's face. read more

Iron Man director loves Captain America: Civil War's versions of Stark and Spidey

As the producer and director of the first Iron Man film, Jon Favreau was an instrumental part of kickstarting the Marvel Cinematic Universe.He's taken more of a hands-off approach since Iron Man 2 (though he acts as executive producer on plenty of MCU movies), but he still has plenty to say about the character's treatment in the upcoming Captain America: Civil War. read more

Doctor Strange takes Marvel toward Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter, says writer

We've seen a good share of Marvel's superheroes end up on the big screen thanks to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but nothing quite like the upcoming Doctor Strange.According to co-writer C. read more

To succeed Titanfall 2 needs to learn from Destiny, COD, and er, Evolve

So what does Titanfall 2 have to do to keep us interested for more than a handful of pleasant hours?This is something TitanFall 2 simply must embrace to avoid getting stuck in a niche. read more

Every Stan Lee Marvel movie cameo

The cameo: With Senator Kelly emerging from the sea as a mutant, Stan plays a hot dog vendor on the beach.Is Stan the man? read more

Shadow Complex Remastered for PS4 goes paramilitary spelunking on May 3

The original Shadow Complex first came out in 2009, but this will be the first time the Metroid-inspired sidescrolling action game is playable on a Sony platform.On top of the visual refinements you'd expect from a game with "Remastered" in the title, the new version also adds "dynamic melee takedowns" for more cinematic close-up combat and a full set of Trophies. read more

Deadpool Blu-Ray special features revealed in foul mouthed fashion

The latest tease comes in the form of an announcement of the DVD and Blu-Ray special features, which have been given a typically hilarious Deadpool edit.Check it out below. read more

Star Wars: Episode 8 set gets a visit from the royal family

Yesterday Oscar Isaac, aka the galaxy's newest resistance pilot Poe Dameron, said that Star Wars: Episode 8 won't be a retread of The Force Awakens.While they're not in the movie per se - although don't rule out a hidden stormtrooper cameo - members of the British royal family were treated to a super top-secret visit to the set. read more

Avengers: Infinity War will finally give Thanos plenty of screen time

Although Thanos was introduced way back in 2012's Avengers Assemble, he hasn't really made his presence felt yet.That won't be the case in phase three of the MCU; the Mad Titan will be taking centre stage in the Avengers: Infinity War movies, and screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely are looking forward to finally giving the villain his due. read more

The best Xbox One external hard drive

The Xbox One has been on the shelves and in our homes for over two years now.So that probably means you’ve gotten pretty darned close to filling up your machine’s hard drive with a whole bunch of great Xbox One games. read more

Guest Column: Defending Crunch Isn't Leadership

Don’t enter the games industry with a “wage-slave attitude.The article in question has been making wide rounds in circles who pay attention to the games industry, labor, or both. read more

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