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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

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

PES' EURO 2016 spin-off gets exclusive Welsh packaging

Like the standard version of the game, it's adorned with Gareth Bale on the cover – but all text is in Welsh.Thought you might: "With the physical edition of our official UEFA Euro 2016 game on sale today, here’s a little something to celebrate Wales’ forthcoming UEFA Euro 2016 campaign. read more

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

Hitman episode 2 trailer takes you on a tour of scenic, secretive Sapienza

The most recent entry in the Hitman franchise (appropriately dubbed "Hitman") will get its next injection of content on April 26, when the Sapienza map becomes available to download.I guess I'm glad that Sapienza isn't a real place. read more

GTA Online biker DLC petition

More than 70 in-game motorcycle clubs have united behind a single petition, calling for more bikes, more clothes, more bars, and more beards.I'm more dubious about Rockstar adding access to additional clubhouse and bar locations in GTA Online, since that sounds like a lot of work that relatively few players would appreciate. read more

The Division done seriously is way too much fun

Pranking people in video games doesn't have to be a negative experience, you know.When you create a ridiculous persona and stay in character, it can actually be pretty fun for everyone involved. read more

Mirror's Edge Catalyst delayed two weeks 'to address player feedback'

Developer DICE cited tweaking of the game's online multiplayer systems as the reason for the delay, writing, "To support the Social Play features, we are using a brand new online technology.We also want to make sure we have the opportunity and time to address player feedback from the Closed Beta. read more

The Division has patched out that damage stacking bug

Good news for people trying to play The Division properly: Ubi has deployed a hot fix to address the talent stacking bug that turned up the other day.It’s also fixed an issue where players could double revive others by holding the button down. read more

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, April 22 - 24. Monte Carlo!

Xur, Destiny’s weekend trader, amateur pigeon fancier, and vintage traction engine enthusiast, is back.He’s in Tower North this week, throwing bits of orange peel at The Speaker’s Tower and refusing to explain why. read more

Amazon seem to be experimenting with a Prime-only paywall for games

Pop over to Amazon and you’ll currently find a few games that are now only purchasable if you have a Prime membership.Although there is a logic: if The Division or Dark Souls 3 suddenly became a ‘Prime Exclusive’ people would likely be getting pretty upset about now. read more

The company behind PS4 & Xbox’s one chips are making three new… things

In a recent investor call  (via ArsTechnica) it’s now talking about making three more gaming chips suggest some sort of new consoles are on the way.They have three new console chips on the way. read more

This new Gears Of War 4 multiplayer trailer is all about the gore

This new look seems to be taking the always OTT violence to almost laugh out loud levels of hurt as enemies get splatted and sawn across a bunch off new maps and modes.Take a look:  Pretty much classic Gears then, only with a few new tricks - those vault kick and yank moves look like shaking up the usually entrenched cover system. read more

New PS4.5/NEO & Xbox One upgrade details, & The Division's bugs: The News Show

It's News Show time.This week we've rounded up all the rumours surrounding the potential release of upgraded PS4 and new Xbox Ones - which the case of Sony included some allegeded specs, while Microsoft are supposedly testing a variety of protoypes. read more

Colorful Witcher 3 Blood & Wine DLC screens have queens, bugs, and 'shrooms

The final expansion for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Blood & Wine, takes place in a land called Toussaint, and it's unlike anything we've seen our hero Geralt explore.Inspired by western Europe architecture and culture, there's far more color and fanciful decor to be seen here than in the relatively dour-by-comparison Northern Realms. read more

Mafia 3 might help open-world crime reach its true potential

But, RPGs aside, the physical scope of the open-world game hasn’t developed in tandem with any healthy expansion of intent.Because that’s all that most open-world games ever invite us to do. read more

GTA Online update adds new PvP maps and a boat sale - get 'em while they're yachts

The latest GTA Online update is now live, and players looking to live the high life should take note: not only will you earn double the amount of GTA$ and RP from April 22 to April 28 by participating in the featured playlist, but you can also take that cash and buy yourself a freaking yacht at a hot discount of 20% off.If you're less about status and more about proving yourself as the toughest son of a biscuit (hey now, just because we're criminals doesn't mean we need to cuss), I'd suggest checking out the two new Inch by Inch maps. read more

Outlast 2's first gameplay has murder farms, cornfields & SO MUCH NOPE

PAX happened at the weekend and some people apparently got to go hands on with Outlast 2, Red Barrel's follow up to its found footage horror game.The original used its night vision camera mechanic to incredibly stressful effect and this looks like it isn't letting up at all. read more

The Witcher 3's Blood & Wine DLC is adding more sweet, sweet Gwent cards

Everyone’s favourite game within a game Gwent is getting new cards as a part of The Witcher 3’s upcoming Blood & Wine expansion.They also revealed a whole new faction, Skellige and four new cards. read more

Borderlands 3 is coming, might be called Borderlands 4 (just go with it)

It’s not a huge surprise to find out Borderlands will be getting a sequel.Gearbox boss Randy Pitchford said, "it's no secret. read more