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Xbox ‘slim’ coming this year, upgraded console in 2017

Microsoft are to release the Xbox ‘Slim’ this year with an upgraded console coming in 2017, according to a report by Kotaku. The latter machine has the codename Scorpio, and boasts a more powerful GPU. Kotaku also reckons it offers Oculus Rift support. The ‘slim’ console will supposedly have a 2TB hard drive. While you take that in Microsoft are set to announce two streamin...

Battlefield 1 announced

A select group of fans were invited to an exclusive event in London’s Fulham Broadway this evening to witness the World Premiere of Battlefield 1: Epic right? This is set to be Dice’s most immersive title to date, Set on a global scale players will experience the dawn of a world war. You’ll journey around the globe, visit different front lines, from the Italian Alps, mountain for...

Dishonored 2 releases November 11

Bethesda and Arkane Studios have announced that Dishonored 2 will be available Worldwide on November 11. The world premiere of Dishonored 2 gameplay will take place during Bethesda’s 2016 E3 Showcase being held in Los Angeles, California on June 12th beginning at 7pm PST, and streamed live around the world via Twitch and YouTube. In Dishonored 2, you’ll play your way in a world where mystici...

How would you like to be a Ubisoft VIP at E3?

To celebrate E3 Ubisoft are rewarding its biggest fans the chance to take part in the world’s premier show for video games. Like previous years Ubisoft will be hosting the Ubisoft Lounge and expects to see more than 1700 fans through its door. The lounge lets fans get hands-on with the games from their E3 lineup, as well as attend master classes, talk to the teams themselves and compete for ...

Killer Instinct Season 3 changes detailed

Kicking off the Killer Instinct World Cup, there was a fairly large segment about the nerfs and buffs that every character within the game would be receiving. There is a full list available over with the folks at Ultra-Combo and also there’s a video on Maximilian Dood’s Youtube channel, featuring all of the Season One characters. Here are some of the reasons as to why the game is under...

Killer Instinct World Cup is well under way

The Killer Instinct World Cup is live right now in San Antonio, Texas. It’s being live streamed right now for all to see on the Twitch channel of Maximilian_Dood. Right now is the last chance qualifiers for the last four positions and then on to the top 32 tomorrow most of the big players like Rico Suave, PaulB, TSwagg, C88 PinkDiamond, Emperor Rebelo, LCD and many many more. Tune in and get...

EA announce their own event set for June

EA look set to dodge this year’s E3 in favour of their own unveil event. EA Play 2016 will be an event for both LA and London on June 12-14, showcasing the biggest and newest games coming to EA’s portfolio. Our players are the driving force behind everything we do. So this summer, we’re opening up our world to you with unique new live events in Los Angeles and London. We’ll bring the n...

Far Cry Primal Sampling tour

  GAME is going back to the Stone Age this month as 49 stores kick-off 2016 in pre-historic style with a tour of Far Cry Primal sampling events. The special openings will give gamers a chance to get their hands on the much anticipated title a month before its release. Should you be a fan of the series, heading over to www.game.co.uk/events  and finding your nearest GAME store running the samp...

Calling all FPS Snipers, you are needed on the battlefield

NightGames is hosting a 10 mile obstacle course race in complete darkness, with the course being filled with obstacles such as jet fulled wind turbines, barbed wire and ice skips. They are looking to hire a sniper to be concealed along the sniper portion of the course with a state of the art paintball gun, military grade night vision goggles and shoot glow in the dark paintballs at the running tar...

2016 Eurogamer Expo announced

EGX will return to Birmingham’s NEC in 2016. The Expo will run from September 22-25 for its ninth year. This year saw EGX move from its London home at Earls Court to Birmingham’s NEC. I attended the show on Saturday and while queues were rather long, I found it be a great venue that was easy to access with a really pleasant and vibrant atmosphere. In 2015 we established key new feature...

Strike Vector EX showcase trailer

Indie video game developer Ragequit Corp announced today its presence at in the Microsoft Xbox One space at the Paris Games Week show with its upcoming first-person aerial-combat game Strike Vector EX. Check out the newly released Strike Vector EX advanced mech tactics trailer demonstrating how to dive, pop-and-shoot, dash and defend in frenetic multiplayer combat. For media attending Paris Games ...

EGX 2015: Just Cause 3 Impressions

Just Cause 3 had a much larger showing with row upon row of machines playing the latest incarnation of Avalanche’s unique open world action adventure. You reprise the role of Rico Rodriguez as he leaves the Agency and returns to his homeland only to be embroiled in the efforts to overthrow local dictator, General Di Ravello. Those who listen to the podcast will know that while Greg and Neale have ...