Xbox Ultimate Game Sale start date revealed

It’s summer, and that means it’s time for some serious gaming sales. Both the Steam Summer Sale and PlayStation Mid-Year Sale are in full swing, and now, Microsoft’s Ultimate Game Sale is about to join the party. The Ultimate Game Sale kicks off on June 30th, offering fans up to 65 percent off on a large number of Xbox games. For Xbox Live Gold members, some games will be sold for up to ...read more

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July’s free PlayStation Plus games revealed

Until Dawn is one of several games free for PlayStation Plus subscribers during the month of July, giving every PS4 player a chance to scare themselves senseless. Almost two years since Until Dawn‘s release, this July PS Plus members will finally be able to try the popular PlayStation 4–exclusive survival horror game for free. All six episodes of Telltale’s Game of Thrones are also ...read more

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Every Xbox Game Pass game currently available

The Xbox Game Pass is now live for everyone, offering Xbox One owners a new way to discover new games. The service uses a Netflix-style model to let subscribers play a rotating selection of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games, with the latter group only included titles supported through backward compatibility. The selection will rotate over time, but Microsoft is currently offering well over a hundred ...read more

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New games being added to Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft has announced that seven games will be added to the Xbox Game Pass on July 1st, 2017, as part of the subscription service’s first monthly update. Following the update, subscribers will be able to download and play Dead Island Definitive Edition, Resident Evil 6, F1 2015, The Flame in the Flood, Bard’s Gold, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, and Monaco: What’s Mine ...read more

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Minecraft’s console versions get a massive update

A new update is rolling out now for the Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, and Wii U editions of Minecraft. According to a blog post, the update adds new achievements/trophies, a new UI engine, llamas, parrots, treasure maps, and the option to change Biomes size to match other platforms. This update will be followed soon by the Better Together Update. This major update will merge the Xbox, ...read more

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds dev is open to cross-network play

In a recent interview with VG24/7, Bluehole Studios executive producer Chang Han Kim revealed that the development team is interested in cross-network play between PC and consoles. “Cross network play between the PC and the console is definitely something we want to do down the road, and we don’t anticipate we’ll have any technical issues with that,” he said. However, he added the ...read more

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Xbox Ultimate Game Sale start date revealed

It’s summer, and that means it’s time for some serious gaming sales. Both the Steam Summer Sale and PlayStation Mid-Year Sale are in full swing, and now, Microsoft’s Ultimate Game Sale is about to join the party. The Ultimate Game Sale kicks off on June 30th, offering fans up to 65 percent off on a large number of Xbox games. For Xbox Live Gold members, some games will be sold for up to ...read more

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Every Xbox Game Pass game currently available

The Xbox Game Pass is now live for everyone, offering Xbox One owners a new way to discover new games. The service uses a Netflix-style model to let subscribers play a rotating selection of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games, with the latter group only included titles supported through backward compatibility. The selection will rotate over time, but Microsoft is currently offering well over a hundred ...read more

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New games being added to Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft has announced that seven games will be added to the Xbox Game Pass on July 1st, 2017, as part of the subscription service’s first monthly update. Following the update, subscribers will be able to download and play Dead Island Definitive Edition, Resident Evil 6, F1 2015, The Flame in the Flood, Bard’s Gold, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, and Monaco: What’s Mine ...read more

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Minecraft’s console versions get a massive update

A new update is rolling out now for the Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, and Wii U editions of Minecraft. According to a blog post, the update adds new achievements/trophies, a new UI engine, llamas, parrots, treasure maps, and the option to change Biomes size to match other platforms. This update will be followed soon by the Better Together Update. This major update will merge the Xbox, ...read more

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5 More Xbox 360 Games Added to Xbox One backward compatibility

Xbox One continues to get more and more Xbox 360 games playable on it via the backward compatibility initiative; the newest batch brings us one great, classic and beloved Xbox 360 game, and also a bunch of other less well known ones, but ones I am sure have their fans somewhere. The beloved game I am talking about is Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, the middle chapter in the Ezio trilogy, and ...read more

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Microsoft addresses the size of original Xbox’s backward compatible

Xbox fans have had more to praise on top of the announcement of the Xbox One X, as Microsoft’s E3 press conference also revealed titles from the first Xbox generation will be available through backward compatibility. Of course, players have been eager to learn just how many games from the back catalogue will be released, but when comparing the list to the over three hundred and eighty-five Xbox ...read more

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July’s free PlayStation Plus games revealed

Until Dawn is one of several games free for PlayStation Plus subscribers during the month of July, giving every PS4 player a chance to scare themselves senseless. Almost two years since Until Dawn‘s release, this July PS Plus members will finally be able to try the popular PlayStation 4–exclusive survival horror game for free. All six episodes of Telltale’s Game of Thrones are also ...read more

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Call of Duty ‘Days of Summer’ event begins today

Activision has announced a five-week event for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare called Days of Summer. The event begins today, June 27th, and will feature a number of in-game giveaways, XP events, and new playlists across multiple titles, including a new summer-themed map for Modern Warfare Remastered. “In celebration of the Call of Duty: Modern ...read more

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Sony shady on PS5 release date but confirm new console is coming

Rumors were recently doing the rounds that Sony may adopt an upgrade approach to new iterations of the PlayStation console rather than release a fully-fledged PS5, but now President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, Shawn Layden, has confirmed that a PlayStation 5 will arrive at some point. In an interview with German gaming site, Golem.de – following a statement about the PS4 Pro ...read more

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New games releasing this week: June 26 – July 2

Crash Bandicoot is back and so are Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Diablo 3, but don’t be fooled – stacks of new and interesting things are happening this week, too. There’s rather a lot happening this week even when you sift out the usual PSN guff. The biggest news is Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, which fans have been asking for pretty much since the PSOne retired. It was a labour ...read more

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Call of Duty: WW2 May Add Uplink Mode if It Fits

Sledgehammer Games says it’s working on “thematically appropriate” ways to implement Call of Duty‘s robust selection of multiplayer modes in Call of Duty: WW2. That includes the popular Uplink mode, which charges two teams with scoring points via throwing or carrying a “ball” into a goal. Uplink is a great example of why this mode is challenging to bring into World War 2, as it ...read more

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Destiny 2's PS4 Pre-load Date Revealed

If you're looking forward to picking up Destiny 2 in September and you plan on playing it on a PlayStation 4, a pre-load date has been revealed that will allow players to get their game ready a bit earlier. The supposed Sept. 3 pre-load date for the upcoming game can be seen on the PlayStation 4 by navigating to Destiny 2's game page where players will find that a new option has been added ...read more

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds dev is open to cross-network play

In a recent interview with VG24/7, Bluehole Studios executive producer Chang Han Kim revealed that the development team is interested in cross-network play between PC and consoles. “Cross network play between the PC and the console is definitely something we want to do down the road, and we don’t anticipate we’ll have any technical issues with that,” he said. However, he added the ...read more

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GTA 5 cheats: mod tool OpenIV is back online

OpenIV is back after Take-Two’s legal heavyweights forced the mod tool’s creators to pull it offline. According to an updated support post from Rockstar on the firm’s General Knowledge Base, Take-Two will “generally” not take legal action against single-player mods for Grand Theft Auto 5. Take-Two will still continue to take a heavy-handed approach toward mods which impact ...read more

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Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Releases New Update With Rockstar’s Blessing

It’s been an extremely difficult time of late for the Grand Theft Auto 5 modding community. Last week, publisher Take-Two Interactive sent a cease and desist letter to the creator of OpenIV, a tool that is hugely important in the modding scene for the game. Although the tool was subsequently closed down, much to the outrage of fans, it appears as though some middle ground has been met. Right ...read more

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Rockstar Games Issues Statement in Support of Modding Community

Rockstar Games’ titles like Grand Theft Auto V have not only been known for their epic open worlds and sense of endless possibility, but have also been known for having extensive modding communities that have pushed the boundaries of their games even further, as the company will continue to support this in a new statement addressed at its parent company, Take Two Interactive. Last week, ...read more

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Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is free on Origin

Now and then, EA will offer up a free game to Origin members through its "On the House" program. Although there doesn't seem to be any sort of schedule as to when these games pop up, or how long they're available, it's still a free game. The newest free offering may look a little familiar: Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault, which was an On the House offering last March. All you need to do to ...read more

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds passes 4 million sales

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds explosive success continues to impress even the most cynical. Just two weeks ago, the game reached 3 million sales. And today, creator Brendan ‘PlayerUnknown’ Greene announced that four million copies have now been sold. Greene revealed the milestone to his Twitter followers earlier, and thanked players for their continued support. PlayerUnknown’s ...read more

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iPhone 8 Leak shows off large display, and rear Touch ID sensor

Every week, there seem to be new images or renders of Apple's upcoming iPhone. One problem with the barrage of information is that there doesn't seem to be a consensus on where the Touch ID fingerprint reader will make an appearance. Although there has been a lot of information about how Apple will embed its fingerprint sensor under the front glass, it seems more and more likely that the firm ...read more

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No rare Pokémon for Pokémon Go cheaters

Niantic has reportedly introduced a new anti-cheat measure in Pokémon Go that prevents flagged accounts from encountering rare Pokémon. According to Pokémon Go Hub, this new server-side security measure targets accounts that have previously been caught using third party trackers and prevents them from seeing rare Pokémon spawns in the scanned area. However, the site adds that this block ...read more

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Report – The iPhone 8 will feature Touch ID in the front glass

Every year there is the usual flow of leaks and rumors in regards to Apple's iPhone. While that seems to be the case this year, we have yet to solidify the placement of the device's Touch ID sensor. That all might change, as it appears that new information has surfaced that states Apple will indeed have its fingerprint sensor under the front display glass of its next device. According to a ...read more

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Xbox rebrands Twitch competitor as Mixer, adds a bunch of new features

Xbox is making a bigger push into the realm of livestreaming by launching Mixer—a rebranded, retooled version of its previous livestreaming service, Beam—today, May 25th. Not only is Xbox changing the name but it’s also adding a slew of new features to the service, and that part actually sounds pretty good. One of the more interesting features for the service, which is available on ...read more

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Microsoft patches Windows XP to fight 'WannaCrypt' attacks

Microsoft officially ended its support for most Windows XP computers back in 2014, but today it's delivering one more public patch for the 16-year-old OS. As described in a post on its Windows Security blog, it's taking this "highly unusual" step after customers worldwide including England's National Health Service suffered a hit from "WannaCrypt" ransomware. Microsoft patched all of its ...read more

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Apple's fabled iPad redesign may arrive at WWDC

Apple could have more than one hardware treat to unveil at WWDC this year. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (who has a mostly solid track record for Apple predictions) now believes that Apple is likely to launch a long-rumored 10.5-inch iPad redesign when the developer conference kicks off on June 5th. Kuo understands that mass production is supposed to start in the late second quarter (aka June), so it ...read more

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E3 2017: Destiny 2 Gets a Brand New Trailer

It wouldn’t be a PlayStation E3 Press Conference without a showing from Destiny — this time, the recently revealed Destiny 2. With a brand new trailer, Bungie and Activision showed off the brand new, exclusive PlayStation content coming to the massively popular MMOFPS. The exclusive content that Bungie unveiled for PlayStation falls into the normal categories: strike, gear, exotic and a ...read more

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E3 2017: Monster Hunter World Announced For PS4; Watch the Trailer

The rumors were all true- Sony has gone ahead and announced that a brand new, fully open world, HD installment in the long running and beloved Monster Hunter series will be coming to the PS4. It’s called Monster Hunter World. Check out the trailer for yourself below- this is Monster Hunter, and this is exactly what a lot of fans have been asking for. Hopefully, now the series has a chance to ...read more

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E3 2017: Shadow of the Colossus Returns to PS4; Watch the New Trailer

Today, during Sony Interactive Entertainment’s E3 2017 press briefing, the house of PlayStation unveiled an unexpected (at least until the trademark was discovered today) surprise, the return of Shadow of the Colossus. The game appears to be a remake of the original, and will come to PS4 in 2018. You can check out the announcement trailer below.

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E3 2017: Xbox E3 press conference Recap, Xbox One X, Crackdown and more

Xbox One X will be the “smallest Xbox console ever,” and comes with a lot of horsepower under its hood (at least for a console), including a CPU/GPU combo capable to deliver 6 teraFLOPS of computing power, 12 gigabytes of GDDR5 RAM, a one terabyte hard disk drive, and a 4K ultra HD Blu-ray disk driver. It’s said to be able to deliver true 4K games to the console space. As revealed ...read more

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E3 2017: Crackdown 3 Launches on November 7th; New Trailer Released

Today, during the Microsoft E3 2017 press conference developer Reagent Games (along with Sumo Digital) and Microsoft announced that their open-world action-adventure game, Crackdown 3 is launching on November 7th. For those that don’t know: Crackdown 3 was first announced during Microsoft E3 press conference all the way back in 2014 as an Xbox One exclusive. At the time, it was revealed that ...read more

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E3 2017: Microsoft Announces Cross-Platform Minecraft Multiplayer

Today, during Microsoft’s E3 2017 press briefing, Microsoft revealed new features coming to Minecradt. Microsoft is uniting all of Minecraft's servers across mobile, VR, PC, and console, and updating the visuals. The game will receive a free update to combine all the servers this summer which means everyone will be able to share and play with everyone on nearly every platform. And later ...read more

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