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Game preview: Gears Of War 4 multiplayer is bloody good fun

GameCentral gets a preview of the multiplayer beta from the new Gears Of War, and speaks to director Rod Fergusson.So I really felt like Gears became a part of me. read more

The Ghostbusters movie tie-in game looks busted

Bustin’ is unlikely to make you feel good if the trailer for this unexpected new Ghostbusters game is anything to go by… Ghostbusters fans don’t seem to be having much luck with trailers lately, but as controversial as the movie reboot ones were this one for the game tie-in looks even worse.Activision also doesn’t seem to have paid for the soundtrack, although the proton packs do at least make the right noise. read more

Ubisoft is biggest publisher of 2016 in US March sales charts

The success of The Division has given Ubisoft another number one in America, but March was also surprisingly good for the Wii U.Since Far Cry Primal was number one the previous month, and was still number two in March, that made Ubisoft the number one publisher for the first quarter of 2016 – with sales up 130 per cent. read more

Two new Xbox One nsoles planned for E3 reveal suggests FCC filings

Rumours have been swelling for weeks now that Microsoft is about to annouce a new model of Xbox One, an ‘upgrade’ that’s more akin to a smartphone update than a brand new console.The detective work on forum NeoGAF is all a bit complicated but what it boils down to is that based on the model number one of the consoles seems to be functionally identical to the current Xbox One. read more

New Homefront: The Revolution trailer and free DLC revealed

Deep Silver’s open world first person shooter will reward achievements with free DLC, in the game’s new Merits programme.Seven Merits will be available at launch, with more planned after that. read more

New handheld mmodore 64 wants your backing

Hot on the heels of the Sinclair Spectrum revivals, the 80’s other classic home computer is also heading for its own retro revamp.The newly reimagined version is called simply ‘The 64’, and comes in both desktop and handheld editions. read more

Ubisoft still trying to fix The Division after Incursions glitches

1 has wiped player’s characters and there’s still no word on if they can be recovered, but daily challenges are back tomorrow.An update to add Destiny style raids, called Incursions, to The Division has caused widespread chaos, with players reporting that their in-game characters have been completely wiped. read more

Each Final Fantasy VII remake episode is as big as a full game

The remake of Final Fantasy VII will use fighting game Dissidia as the inspiration for its combat, amongst other planned changes.Rather than being a traditional episodic game, each part of the Final Fantasy VII remake will be its own full-scale game, on par with the scale of one of the Final Fantasy XIII games. read more

demasters buys Driveclub developer Evolution Studios

Despite being shut down by Sony, the creators of Driveclub will not have to split up and instead will go mulitformat.The Driveclub name and tech still belongs to Sony, but developer Evolution Studios is now a part of F1 and DiRT Rally publisher Codemasters. read more

GTA producer suing Rockstar Games for $150 million

A core ethos since Rockstar’s inception has been the concept of ‘the team’.If you’re a hardcore GTA fan then you’ve probably heard of brothers Dan and Sam Houser, even though they’re rarely ever seen in public. read more

New Star Wars: Battlefront DLC has Lando Calrissian and Dengar

DICE has revealed the contents of the second DLC expansion, based around Bespin, but it doesn’t sound much better than the first.Lando Calrissian and Dengar will be the new hero characters in Battlefront’s second DLC pack, due out in June. read more

Sega to let fans mod Mega Drive games on Steam

As well as featuring a library of classic games, with updated controller and keyboard support, fans will be encouraged to change and modify the games themselves.What’s also great is the ‘virtual bedroom’ you access everything from, which is made up to look like it’s just stepped out of the early ‘90s – complete with Revenge Of Shinobi posters and ready-to-be-drawn curtains. read more

New Mafia III trailer reveals October release date

It’s been six years since the last Mafia game, but now publisher 2K has given the third entry in the series a release date of October 7.The game will be out on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC and features Vietnam vet Lincoln Clay helping ‘The Black Mob’ to fight the Italian Mafia in New Bordeaux. read more

Batman Arkham HD llection details leaked

is expected to announced a HD remaster collection today, but it won’t contain Batman: Arkham Origins.The only thing surprising about an HD collection of the pre-Arkham Knight Batman games is that it’s not happened any sooner. read more

Dark Souls III claims UK number one with biggest series debut yet

The new Dark Souls has seen sales jump by 61% over the last sequel, as the game dominates in the latest UK top 40.As ever there are no sales numbers, but overall sales of Dark Souls III were up 61 per cent on Dark Souls II – as the new game also claimed the series’ first ever number one. read more

Microsoft testing multiple Xbox One nsole updates claims source

It’s Sony that’s been in the news the most in the last couple of weeks, with rumours of a new upgraded PlayStation 4 – which culminated yesterday in the most detailed and convincing leak so far.But a new report by website The Verge suggests that Microsoft has ‘been testing a variety of prototype Xbox devices’. read more

Leaked Red Dead Redemption 2 map suggests new game is prequel

The first evidence has emerged that Rockstar’s next game will be another open world western, and one set further in the past.For months, if not years, it’s been rumoured that Rockstar is working on a sequel to 2010’s Red Dead Redemption, with the always-secretive developer even offering a few vague hints to that effect. read more

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst delayed until June

The new release date for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst is June 9, a delay of two weeks.According to a blog post by DICE’s Erik Odeldahl this is to ensure they have time to address feedback on the online social elements, after this weekend’s beta. read more

Upgraded Sony PS4 is denamed NEO, more powerful than expected

There’s new rumours almost every day about the upgraded version of the PlayStation 4, but the latest one comes from a reliable source and is particularly detailed.According to website Giant Bomb the codename of the new version of the PlayStation 4 is NEO, not PlayStation 4. read more

After more than a decade, Microsoft stops making Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 is to officially come to an end, as Microsoft celebrates ‘an amazing run’ for the last gen console.All good things come to an end, as Microsoft has confirmed they are to stop manufacturing the console this year. read more