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Computer and Video Games: PS3

  • GamesRadar+ debuts new look later this week

    GamesRadar+ debuts new look later this week

    GamesRadar+ expands to bring you the most comprehensive gaming website in the world. Later this week, GamesRadar+ will be the new home of popular gaming brands Edge, GamesMaster, Official PlayStation Magazine and Official Xbox Magazine. The site will…
    - 24 Feb 15, 9:30am -
  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin trailer shows off new features

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin trailer shows off new features

    Updated version releasing April 3 in EU, April 7 in US. A new trailer has been released to show off some of the enhancements in Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, an improved and updated version of Dark Souls 2.Click here to read the full articl…
    - 16 Feb 15, 9:51pm -
  • PSN Sub Accounts now upgradeable to Master Accounts

    PSN Sub Accounts now upgradeable to Master Accounts

    Sony changes long-time policy following widespread demand. PlayStation Network users are now able to convert Sub Accounts to Master Accounts.Click here to read the full article
    - 13 Feb 15, 12:07am -
  • Destiny update to add easy-access Reputation screen

    Destiny update to add easy-access Reputation screen

    Update 1.1.1 expected later in February. Bungie will add new UI features to Destiny that will allow players to easily check their Reputation status with Tower factions. Click here to read the full article
    - 12 Feb 15, 11:41pm -
  • Sony teases something new for Killzone fans 'soon'

    Sony teases something new for Killzone fans 'soon'

    Teaser image hints at a surprise to come. Sony and developer Guerilla Games look set to make a new Killzone-related revelation "soon". Click here to read the full article
    - 10 Feb 15, 5:27pm -
  • UK Chart: Call of Duty retains top spot

    UK Chart: Call of Duty retains top spot

    Advanced Warfare holds off Grand Theft Auto V and FIFA 15. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare retained the No.1 spot on the UK all formats chart during the week ended February 7.Click here to read the full article
    - 9 Feb 15, 6:03am -
  • Battlefield Hardline beta attracts 6 million players

    Battlefield Hardline beta attracts 6 million players

    Public test ends tonight ahead of game's March release. The Battlefield Hardline beta has attracted six million players since launching on February 3. Click here to read the full article
    - 9 Feb 15, 5:06am -
  • New PlayStation Store sale launches

    New PlayStation Store sale launches

    Alien Isolation, Call of Duty games and various season passes discounted. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has launched a new PlayStation Store sale.Click here to read the full article
    - 5 Feb 15, 5:40am -
  • Destiny: Watch these guys beat Crota's End without shooting a gun

    Destiny: Watch these guys beat Crota's End without shooting a gun

    We've seen all manner of feats performed in Destiny, including one-man Raid completion, but here's an interesting one; this team beats the new Crota's End raid without firing a weapon.Click here to read the full article
    - 5 Feb 15, 12:59am -
  • CoD: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC gets PC, PlayStation release date

    CoD: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC gets PC, PlayStation release date

    Xbox exclusivity ends at the end of February. The Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC pack will be released on PS4, PS3 and PC on February 26, Publisher Activision has confirmed.Click here to read the full article
    - 4 Feb 15, 10:33pm -

Computer and Video Games: Wii

  • Wii games to be made available for download on Wii U

    Wii games to be made available for download on Wii U

    Click here to read the full article
    - 14 Jan 15, 9:53am -
  • UK Chart: Grand Theft Auto V retakes top spot

    UK Chart: Grand Theft Auto V retakes top spot

    UK's best-selling game of all time claims fifth week at No.1. Grand Theft Auto V retook the top spot on the UK all formats chart during the week ended January 10. Click here to read the full article
    - 12 Jan 15, 6:09am -
  • UK Chart: FIFA 15 holds off Call of Duty

    UK Chart: FIFA 15 holds off Call of Duty

    Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris misses out on the top 40. FIFA 15 retained the No.1 spot on the UK all formats all prices chart during the week ended December 13.Click here to read the full article
    - 15 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Final Fantasy XV demo is exclusive to FF Type-0 HD 'Day One Edition'

    Final Fantasy XV demo is exclusive to FF Type-0 HD 'Day One Edition'

    Only the earliest buyers will get access to the FFXV demo. Access to the anticipated Final Fantasy XV demo will be permanently exclusive to buyers of the Final Fantasy Type-0 HD 'Day One' edition.Click here to read the full article
    - 12 Dec 14, 5:50pm -
  • Nintendo and Philips resolve patent infringement dispute

    Nintendo and Philips resolve patent infringement dispute

    Legal proceedings dropped after companies reach cross-licensing agreement. Nintendo and Philips have resolved a number of patent disputes relating to technology used in Wii, Wii U and DS. Click here to read the full article
    - 2 Dec 14, 9:16am -
  • New Super Mario Bros. Wii sales pass 10 million in US

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii sales pass 10 million in US

    Wii bundle title continues to sell healthily for Nintendo. New Super Mario Bros. Wii has crossed the 10 million sales milestone in US.Click here to read the full article
    - 20 Nov 14, 3:13pm -
  • Pilotwings, Metroid 2 join US Club Nintendo rewards

    Pilotwings, Metroid 2 join US Club Nintendo rewards

    Plus, Kirby's Pinball Land and other classics. Nintendo has updated its US Club Nintendo rewards with a new list of digital game offerings, including Super NES classic Pilotwings. Click here to read the full article
    - 17 Nov 14, 6:01pm -
  • UK Chart: FIFA 15 holds off Sunset Overdrive

    UK Chart: FIFA 15 holds off Sunset Overdrive

    Eight new entries make the top 40. FIFA 15 held the No.1 spot on the UK all formats chart during the week ended November 1, which saw eight new entries make the top 40.Click here to read the full article
    - 3 Nov 14, 4:30am -
  • US Nintendo eShop update: Stealth Inc 2

    US Nintendo eShop update: Stealth Inc 2

    All the latest Wii U and 3DS content, plus special offers. Nintendo has detailed this week's US eShop update, featuring the newest digital titles available for Wii U and 3DS. Click here to read the full article
    - 31 Oct 14, 4:26am -
  • EU Nintendo eShop update: Stealth Inc 2, Shin Megami Tensei IV

    EU Nintendo eShop update: Stealth Inc 2, Shin Megami Tensei IV

    Donkey Kong Country 3 and Gargoyle's Quest II also released on Virtual Console. Nintendo has detailed the latest European eShop update, revealing the newest digital titles available for Wii U and 3DS from this Thursday.Click here to read the full art…
    - 27 Oct 14, 8:25am -

Computer and Video Games: Xbox 360

  • GamesRadar+ debuts new look later this week

    GamesRadar+ debuts new look later this week

    GamesRadar+ expands to bring you the most comprehensive gaming website in the world. Later this week, GamesRadar+ will be the new home of popular gaming brands Edge, GamesMaster, Official PlayStation Magazine and Official Xbox Magazine. The site will…
    - 24 Feb 15, 9:30am -
  • GTA V discounted in this week's Xbox Deals With Gold

    GTA V discounted in this week's Xbox Deals With Gold

    All this week's sales games confirmed. Grand Theft Auto V is on sale for Xbox platforms this week via Xbox Deals with Gold.Click here to read the full article
    - 18 Feb 15, 6:17pm -
  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin trailer shows off new features

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin trailer shows off new features

    Updated version releasing April 3 in EU, April 7 in US. A new trailer has been released to show off some of the enhancements in Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, an improved and updated version of Dark Souls 2.Click here to read the full articl…
    - 16 Feb 15, 9:51pm -
  • Destiny update to add easy-access Reputation screen

    Destiny update to add easy-access Reputation screen

    Update 1.1.1 expected later in February. Bungie will add new UI features to Destiny that will allow players to easily check their Reputation status with Tower factions. Click here to read the full article
    - 12 Feb 15, 11:41pm -
  • UK Chart: Call of Duty retains top spot

    UK Chart: Call of Duty retains top spot

    Advanced Warfare holds off Grand Theft Auto V and FIFA 15. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare retained the No.1 spot on the UK all formats chart during the week ended February 7.Click here to read the full article
    - 9 Feb 15, 6:03am -
  • Battlefield Hardline beta attracts 6 million players

    Battlefield Hardline beta attracts 6 million players

    Public test ends tonight ahead of game's March release. The Battlefield Hardline beta has attracted six million players since launching on February 3. Click here to read the full article
    - 9 Feb 15, 5:06am -
  • Upcoming The Crew patch detailed

    Upcoming The Crew patch detailed

    New PvP mode and numerous fixes arriving next week. Ubisoft has detailed an upcoming patch for The Crew.Click here to read the full article
    - 5 Feb 15, 7:56am -
  • Destiny: Watch these guys beat Crota's End without shooting a gun

    Destiny: Watch these guys beat Crota's End without shooting a gun

    We've seen all manner of feats performed in Destiny, including one-man Raid completion, but here's an interesting one; this team beats the new Crota's End raid without firing a weapon.Click here to read the full article
    - 5 Feb 15, 12:59am -
  • New Rise of the Tomb Raider details revealed

    New Rise of the Tomb Raider details revealed

    Lara Croft heads to Siberia on a hunt for the secrets of immortality. Plenty of new Rise of the Tomb Raider details have been revealed in the latest issue of Game Informer. Click here to read the full article
    - 4 Feb 15, 8:38am -
  • Far Cry 4 discounted with Xbox Deals with Gold

    Far Cry 4 discounted with Xbox Deals with Gold

    Darksiders 2, Payday 2 and Assassin's Creed Rogue also on sale. This weeks Xbox Deals with Gold brings discounts to Far Cry 4 on Xbox One and Xbox 360.Click here to read the full article
    - 3 Feb 15, 11:02pm -

IGN: PS3 Reviews

  • Castlevania Review
    The long-running action/horror franchise makes the jump to Netflix - and no, it's not just another lousy video game adaptation.
    - 38 days ago, 9 Jul 17, 12:14pm -
  • The Best TV Stands for Gaming
    Replace your scrap wood shelving with one of these excellent gaming TV stands for any budget or TV size.
    - 98 days ago, 10 May 17, 3:03pm -
  • Injustice: Ground Zero #1 Review
    With their prequel saga finished, DC begins adapting the events of the original Injustice game through the eyes of Harley Quinn.
    - 7 Dec 16, 4:31pm -
  • Injustice: Year Five Annual #1 Review
    DC caps off its Injustice: Gods Among Us prequel with three new stories focused on characters like Harley Quinn and Black Lightning.
    - 30 Nov 16, 3:57pm -
  • Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 4: Guardian Of Gotham Review
    Episode four of Telltale’s Batman series, Guardian of Gotham, adds a small amount of tension to an already very dramatic, multi-faceted series, but doesn’t make much story progress while doing so.
    - 22 Nov 16, 3:01am -
  • Call of Duty: Zombies #1 Review
    Dark Horse Comics returns to the Call of Duty franchise, but this time the undead are taking the spotlight.
    - 26 Oct 16, 7:05pm -
  • Injustice: Year Five #20 Review
    DC's epic Injustice prequel comic finally comes to a close as the final battle between Superman and Batman looms.
    - 19 Oct 16, 5:00pm -
  • Attack on Titan Review
    Battling giant naked people with swords and Spider-Man-like swinging has its moments.
    - 26 Aug 16, 9:00am -
  • Ratchet and Clank: The Movie Review
    The Ratchet and Clank movie is an underwhelming companion to the stellar PlayStation 4 game.
    - 28 Apr 16, 7:51pm -
  • Assassin's Creed: Templars #1 Review
    The newest Assassin's Creed comic explores the other side of the never-ending Assassin/Templar conflict.
    - 24 Mar 16, 1:06am -

IGN: Wii Reviews

  • Castlevania Review
    The long-running action/horror franchise makes the jump to Netflix - and no, it's not just another lousy video game adaptation.
    - 38 days ago, 9 Jul 17, 12:14pm -
  • The Best TV Stands for Gaming
    Replace your scrap wood shelving with one of these excellent gaming TV stands for any budget or TV size.
    - 98 days ago, 10 May 17, 3:03pm -
  • Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Review
    A platformer with relentless charm, and groove in its heart.
    - 20 Dec 16, 2:28pm -
  • Super Mario Run Review
    Super Mario’s smartphone debut is a fun and frantic chase for hidden coins and high scores.
    - 15 Dec 16, 12:58pm -
  • NES Classic Edition Review
    Nintendo’s tiny console is wonderfully made, but its painfully short controller limits how you enjoy these games.
    - 3 Nov 16, 9:37pm -
  • Paper Mario: Color Splash Review
    Color Splash is a step in the right direction for Paper Mario, and not just Sticker Star 2.0.
    - 5 Oct 16, 11:00am -
  • Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Review
    This light but stylish turn-based JRPG hybrid puts on a good show.
    - 29 Jun 16, 2:38pm -
  • Star Fox Zero Review
    Fun stages and impressive boss fights gave us lots of reasons to jump back in, but mastering Star Fox Zero's complex controls takes some time.
    - 20 Apr 16, 10:58am -
  • Star Fox Guard Review
    Nintendo's take on action-tower defense game is clever and intuitive.
    - 20 Apr 16, 10:58am -
  • Assassin's Creed: Templars #1 Review
    The newest Assassin's Creed comic explores the other side of the never-ending Assassin/Templar conflict.
    - 24 Mar 16, 1:06am -

IGN: Xbox 360 Reviews

  • Castlevania Review
    The long-running action/horror franchise makes the jump to Netflix - and no, it's not just another lousy video game adaptation.
    - 38 days ago, 9 Jul 17, 12:14pm -
  • The Best TV Stands for Gaming
    Replace your scrap wood shelving with one of these excellent gaming TV stands for any budget or TV size.
    - 98 days ago, 10 May 17, 3:03pm -
  • Injustice: Ground Zero #1 Review
    With their prequel saga finished, DC begins adapting the events of the original Injustice game through the eyes of Harley Quinn.
    - 7 Dec 16, 4:31pm -
  • Injustice: Year Five Annual #1 Review
    DC caps off its Injustice: Gods Among Us prequel with three new stories focused on characters like Harley Quinn and Black Lightning.
    - 30 Nov 16, 3:57pm -
  • Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 4: Guardian Of Gotham Review
    Episode four of Telltale’s Batman series, Guardian of Gotham, adds a small amount of tension to an already very dramatic, multi-faceted series, but doesn’t make much story progress while doing so.
    - 22 Nov 16, 3:01am -
  • Call of Duty: Zombies #1 Review
    Dark Horse Comics returns to the Call of Duty franchise, but this time the undead are taking the spotlight.
    - 26 Oct 16, 7:05pm -
  • Injustice: Year Five #20 Review
    DC's epic Injustice prequel comic finally comes to a close as the final battle between Superman and Batman looms.
    - 19 Oct 16, 5:00pm -
  • Assassin's Creed: Templars #1 Review
    The newest Assassin's Creed comic explores the other side of the never-ending Assassin/Templar conflict.
    - 24 Mar 16, 1:06am -
  • FGC: Rise of the Fighting Game Community Review
    A very good film for introducing people to the fighting game community.
    - 22 Jan 16, 6:28pm -
  • Injustice: Year Five #1 Review
    DC kicks off Injustice: Gods Among Us - Year Five as Superman rounds up hundreds of escaped supervillains.
    - 6 Jan 16, 6:32pm -
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metacritic: PS3

  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II
    Peace is but a memory.In the wake of the Noble Faction's occupation of Heimdallr, civil war has broken out across Erebonia. The provincial armies, loyal to the aristocracy and the Four Great Houses, have claimed many of the nation's great cities…
    - 6 Sep 16, 12:00am -
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel
    At the elite Thors Military Academy, Erebonias best and brightest learn everything from the art of war to the liberal arts. Rean Schwarzer, a new student, learns that hes been selected as a member of the newly-minted Class VII, made up of students fr…
    - 22 Dec 15, 12:00am -
  • Yakuza 5
    The legendary dragon returns to the criminal underworld of Yakuza. Kazuma Kiryu, once known as the Dragon of Dojima, was living a quiet life as a taxi driver in Hakata after severing all his ties with the underworld. However, at the dawn of the blood…
    - 8 Dec 15, 12:00am -
  • Eiyuu Senki: The World Conquest
    In Eiyuu Senki - The World Conquest, the player finds themselves in an alternate world populated with famous characters of history and legend - who also all happen to be beautiful maidens - and must fight their way to world domination. Publisher: Fru…
    - 24 Nov 15, 12:00am -
  • Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax
    Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax sports a character roster of 14 playable characters and 23 assist characters including playable bosses Akira Yuki from Virtua Fighter and Selvaria Bles from Valkyria Chronicles. With playable characters such as Asuna fr…
    - 6 Oct 15, 12:00am -
  • XBLAZE: Lost Memories
    XBlaze Lost: Memories, is a visual-novel game based in the BlazBlue universe and the sequel to XBlaze Code: Embryo. Play as the enigmatic pink-haired protagonist as she navigates through a weird and wondrous alternate reality with the help of the mys…
    - 11 Aug 15, 12:00am -
  • Lost Dimension
    Find the traitor who hides among your members!Publisher: AtlusRelease Date: Jul 28, 2015
    - 28 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • Steins;Gate
    Okabe Rintaro -- aka Okarin -- is an eccentric college student who dreams of conspiracy and chaos. Adopting the persona of a mad scientist, he spends his time developing oddball gadgets with his friends in their makeshift laboratory.One day, they…
    - 5 Jun 15, 12:00am -
  • The Awakened Fate: Ultimatum
    The Awakened Fate Ultimatum is a story which takes place several years after The Guided Fate Paradox.Publisher: NIS AmericaRelease Date: Mar 17, 2015
    - 17 Mar 15, 12:00am -
  • Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea
    Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea closes the final chapter in the Atelier Dusk series. The battle system incorporates strategy and speed, the time management system is free from restrictions allowing for unlimited play time and Alchemy RPG…
    - 10 Mar 15, 12:00am -

metacritic: Wii

  • Pandora's Tower
    The victim of a cruel curse, Elena endures a horrific transformation into a grotesque beast. Determined to find a way to cure her, Aeron assumes the Oraclos Chain and plunges into the Thirteen Towers, where truly terrifying monsters await him. The wo…
    - 15 Apr 13, 12:00am -
  • Vampire Crystals
    Once upon a time... in a place called Creepyland,where zombies and vampires coexisted peacefully.Vampires kept the zombies well drained by sucking their blood and Zombies ate Vampires that died from old age or illness. But on a fateful day, all t…
    - 20 Dec 12, 12:00am -
  • Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
    Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two has gamers playing as Mickey Mouse and Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Walt Disney's first cartoon star, in an all-new adventure of creativity, wonder and discovery.Publisher: Disney Interactive StudiosRelease Date: No…
    - 18 Nov 12, 12:00am -
  • Transformers Prime: The Game
    Based on the hit animated television show produced by Hasbro Studios and currently airing on The Hub television network in the U.S., the game lets fans play as their favorite AUTOBOT characters and embark on an action-packed adventure to save the ear…
    - 30 Oct 12, 12:00am -
  • WWE '13
    WWE '13 will feature the franchise's industry-defining Creation Suite, enabling players to develop and customize Superstars, entrances, arenas, finishing moves, storylines, highlight reels and more, as well as share and download creations with others…
    - 30 Oct 12, 12:00am -
  • Skylanders Giants
    Skylanders Giants is an all-new adventure for existing Skylanders toys that will also add 20 new characters--including eight giant ones--to the roster.Publisher: ActivisionRelease Date: Oct 21, 2012
    - 21 Oct 12, 12:00am -
  • Just Dance 4
    Just Dance 4 features more than 40 new tracks, ranging from chart-topping Billboard hits to classic dance party tracks. Whether it's pop, Hip-Hop, rock, R&B, country or funk, there is something for everyone.Publisher: UbisoftRelease Date: Oct 09, 201…
    - 9 Oct 12, 12:00am -
  • Inazuma Eleven Strikers
    Publisher: NintendoRelease Date: Sep 28, 2012
    - 28 Sep 12, 12:00am -
  • La-Mulana
    La-Mulana is a archaelogy action and exploration game where players take control of Professor Lemeza and his inseparable whip to discover the mysteries of Humanity!Publisher: EnjoyUp GamesRelease Date: Sep 20, 2012
    - 20 Sep 12, 12:00am -
  • Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition
    To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the cute-but-powerful Kirby character, Nintendo will release a special anniversary software disc for Wii later this year. The disc will contain a variety of previously released, fan-favorite Kirby games. Publisher…
    - 16 Sep 12, 12:00am -

metacritic: Xbox 360

  • Game of Thrones: Episode One - Iron From Ice
    Episode 1 - Iron From Ice. The series is based on the world, characters and events seen in HBO?s television show, which in turn is based on George R. R. Martin?s books (A Song of Ice and Fire). The events in the game series begin towards the end of S…
    - 3 Dec 14, 12:00am -
  • MXGP: The Official Motocross Videogame
    60 riders, 60 bikes, 14 tracks and rules from the official MX1 and MX2 2013 FIM Motocross World Championship.Publisher: Bandai Namco GamesRelease Date: Nov 18, 2014
    - 18 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom
    Oh My Glob!Someone has kidnapped all of princesses of the Nameless Kingdom! Naturally Princess Bubblegum sends Finn and his best bud Jake on a heroic adventure to rescue and choose the princess who commands the Nameless inhabitants in the Land of…
    - 18 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Escape Dead Island
    Assume the role of Cliff Calo, the offspring of a media mogul, who is in search of the truth behind the events of Banoi. Unlike other Dead Island characters you may have taken control of, Cliff is not immune to the virus. You must approach zombies mo…
    - 18 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Assassin's Creed Rogue
    Within the tumult and rage of the French and Indian War, Shay Patrick Cormac, a bold young man and part of the Assassin Brotherhood, undergoes a dark transformation that forever alters the future of the colonies. As Shay, you feel the steady transfor…
    - 11 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Tropico 5
    Chock full of a host of new gameplay features and new artwork designed from scratch, Tropico 5 takes the series into a new direction - dynasties. You, as El Presidente, will first take control of the infamous island of Tropico during early colonial t…
    - 11 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • The Wolf Among Us
    Based on the award-winning Fables comic book series by Bill Willingham (published by DC Comics' Vertigo imprint), The Wolf Among Us is a dark, often brutally violent, and mature take on the characters and creatures of fairytale and legend. A five epi…
    - 4 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • WWE 2K15
    Relive the groundbreaking rivalries of John Cena vs. CM Punk and Triple H vs. Shawn Michaels in a new single player campaign told through your gameplay and historic WWE footage. In the WWE Universe and Creation Suite, create your own Custom Superstar…
    - 28 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • MX Vs ATV: Supercross
    Rip, jump and scrub your way around 17 tracks and try to cross the finishing line first against more than 40 official riders and harvest all that motocross glory. Choose between bikes or ATVs, multiple game modes including Career, Single races and va…
    - 28 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • F1 2014
    Broaden your F1 2014 multiplayer experience with RaceNet, the free online community hub which boasts over a million members. F1 2014 features two-player split-screen racing and full online grids, with 16-player racing plus 8 AI across a range of game…
    - 21 Oct 14, 12:00am -

PLAY Magazine

The Guardian: PS3

  • Joy of sticks: 10 greatest video game controllers
    From Atari’s CX joystick to the Oculus Touch, here are our favourites Continue reading...
    - 26 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 7:57am -
  • How blowing up planes in Grand Theft Auto V eased me into motherhood
    By day I was exhausted from making small talk at baby groups, but at night I could escape to a life of violent crime and irresponsibilityIt’s 3am and I feel like a human vending machine. My daughter’s constant night feeds are keeping me awake, bu…
    - 96 days ago, 12 May 17, 4:30am -
  • Persona 5 review: spectacular simulation of teenage life
    Latest in long-running high-school franchise boasts characters as deeply written and well observed as a multi-season TV series Like Scooby-Doo, the Famous Five and Harry Potter, the Persona series of Japanese role-playing games fits into a long tradi…
    - 29 Mar 17, 1:00pm -
  • The Last Guardian: hotly anticipated PlayStation 4 title delayed again
    Sony’s (very) long awaited adventure title will now arrive in December, not October – seven years after its original announcementThe much-anticipated PlayStation 4 title, The Last Guardian, has been delayed again. In a statement on the console’…
    - 12 Sep 16, 11:39am -
  • Get in gear: autumn's 10 hottest video games
    The annual footie simulation Fifa gets an overhaul, the PlayStation VR headset debuts and Pokémon Sun and Moon arrives in time for Christmas. Plus, the top UK gaming events• Autumn culture: Art & Design | Classical | Pop | Dance | Film | Theatre |…
    - 1 Sep 16, 2:00am -
  • The Last Guardian creator: 'I can't face playing my own game'
    In a rare interview Fumito Ueda, the creator of Ico and Shadow of the Colossus talks, about his hotly anticipated game and his nerves over its release There are very few games that become legendary for a single moment, a single unforgettable image, b…
    - 28 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Batman: A Telltale Series – a very new take on the Dark Knight
    Telltale is back with a story-focused spin on DC’s most famous hero. But this time the mask is offTelltale Games has always been an ambitious studio. It started making episodic adventure games back in 2007 with the Sam & Max titles, but later gradu…
    - 27 Jun 16, 2:00am -
  • Skylanders Imaginators: Activision pins its hopes on player creativity
    This year’s instalment allows players to build their own on-screen Skylander characters from hundreds of componentsWhen the first Skylanders title arrived in 2011, it did much more than revive the career of cutesy PlayStation hero Spyro the Dragon…
    - 1 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • Minecraft mini-games coming to Xbox, PlayStation and Wii U in June
    Hugely popular on the PC version of Minecraft, multiplayer competitive games are coming to console, starting with a battle modeFor years, PC owners have been able to load up Minecraft, find a server and play a variety of mostly fan-made mini-games, s…
    - 26 May 16, 9:00am -
  • Top Guns: The six greatest flight shooters
    It’s the 30th anniversary of Top Gun, and here are the finest air combat games inspired by the classic movieIt was the quintessential 1980s action movie, boasting turbo-charged machismo, ridiculous military hardware and the most homoerotically char…
    - 20 May 16, 7:09am -

The Guardian: Wii

  • Joy of sticks: 10 greatest video game controllers
    From Atari’s CX joystick to the Oculus Touch, here are our favourites Continue reading...
    - 26 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 7:57am -
  • Arms: how Nintendo is reinventing the motion game for the Switch age
    Games such as Wii Sports Boxing made players feel like they were in a drunken pub fight, but Nintendo wants to revive the format’s fortunesMotion controls. Punching. Nintendo. For many, these four words will summon the spectre of Wii Sports Boxing…
    - 90 days ago, 18 May 17, 6:40am -
  • RIP Wii U: Nintendo's glorious, quirky failure
    Nintendo has ceased production of Wii U less than five years after its launch. What went wrong, and what will be its legacy?In late January it was announced that Nintendo had ceased production of the Wii U console. The follow-up machine to the hugely…
    - 3 Feb 17, 2:32am -
  • Nintendo Switch: can the new console succeed where Wii U failed?
    Nintendo’s new hardware is attempting to reinvent gaming – again. But can the company’s focus on portability help it connect with a new generation of gamers?Nintendo’s next console looks like it may just be the Nintendo console we’ve all be…
    - 21 Oct 16, 7:01am -
  • The end of Infinity: Disney scraps video game series as it closes in-house studio
    Company axes ‘toys-to-life’ games and shutters Avalanche Software in move that marks withdrawal from console gaming sectorDisney is axing its Disney Infinity series of video games, the company has announced. The decision, which has resulted in a…
    - 10 May 16, 6:57pm -
  • 10 great video games about the meaning of life
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