Call of Duty: Ghosts Campaign Trailer – News

If you’ve ever been curious about how a dog might go about taking down a helicopter, the suitably pumped-up new trailer for Call of Duty: Ghosts should do the trick. It features, amongst other bits of widespread destruction, an Alsatian tangling with a helicopter pilot in flight. As the first trailer to present elements of

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Apple Announce iPhone 5S, 5C – News

Apple today showed off the new iPhone 5C, with an all-plastic body available in white, green, blue, yellow and pink. It also officially launched the iPhone 5S, which features a faster processor, longer battery life (still awake at the back?) and a finger-print scanner built into the home button, to let you buy stuff without

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Vita TV Announced for Japan – News

Although not yet confirmed for a European release, Sony has provided details of a new device that will let you play titles previously only available on PS Vita, on your telly. It won’t be compatible with every game, and some omissions – WipeOut for example – are actually the first you’d think of when considering

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Smash Bandits – Review

Smash Bandits’ control scheme is actually pretty great. You drag your finger left and right behind your car to swing it around corners, letting you control the steering accurately without obscuring your view or accidentally slipping off that bane of touch screen devices, the virtual joystick. You use this crafty steering mechanic to destroy as

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Final Fantasy XIV’s New Nightmare – News

Pity the makers and would-be players of Final Fantasy XIV: A Real Reborn. It’s not been a pleasant re-birthing process. Following the technical disasters of the original Final Fantasy XIV, A Real Reborn was publisher Square Enix’s attempt at wiping the slate clean. Sadly things haven’t worked out too well, with the opening week of

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Sir, You Are Being Hunted – Preview

Make no mistake – SYABH is tough. Its antagonists might be posh moustachioed Cylons who patrol the game making comedy pronouncements like “These new taxes are outrageous”, but most of all they just want to kill you. And kill you they will. Their robo-dogs might not be able to kill you, but they will sniff

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Virtual reality comeback – News

For those of us who lived through the early 1990s era that culminated in movies like Virtuosity and hardware like Nintendo’s Virtual Boy, before the head-ache inducing tech largely faded from the public sphere, it’s hard to believe virtual reality is making a comeback. And yet a new generation of consumer hardware is appearing with

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Microsoft Buys Nokia Mobile Business – News

In a deal worth £4.6bn, Microsoft has bought Nokia’s handset division along with all its patents, meaning 32,000 Nokia employees will work for Microsoft by early 2014. It’s a move that’s not entirely surprising, given Nokia’s hiring of former Microsoft employee, Stephen Elop (seen here attempting to maintain his rictus, while surviving a Steve Ballmer

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The Wolf Among Us – Preview

Fables is one of the most lauded, most entertaining American comic books of the past decade. Telltale Games produced one of the best titles of 2012 in the form of the intelligent, highly emotive episodic game The Walking Dead. And now, finally, the latter’s take on the former is getting closer to release. Telltale Games

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2DS Hands-on – Preview

It looks a bit strange in pictures and has been exciting all sorts of online responses, as well as comments about its apparently disastrous ergonomics and Nintendo’s climb-down from a momentous 3D future. As usual reality tells a slightly different story from the press photos. First of all, it’s actually pretty comfortable to hold, its

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