Category Archive: Gaming News

Xbox One October update will bring Xbox 360 features back from the dead
  • 9
    Sep

Xbox One October update will bring Xbox 360 features back from the dead

By Hugh Langley The Xbox One has seen a slew of pretty significant updates since launch, and October's is set to be just as big.As announced by Major Nelson, the new update's biggest improvements will lie in the Snap feature....

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Interview: Twitch tells us more about being bought by Amazon
  • 8
    Sep

Interview: Twitch tells us more about being bought by Amazon

By Lily Prasuethsut Twitch is on a meteoric rise thanks to the increasing interest in live-streaming videos (and watching said vids). Now that Amazon's bought the barely three-year old company, you can probably expect to see some changes very soon....

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Monetising your app: business models for a mobile economy
  • 7
    Sep

Monetising your app: business models for a mobile economy

By Désiré Athow According to American IT analyst firm Gartner, 102 billion app downloads were performed last year, but only a fraction of these apps are profitable in the sense that they generate a steady stream of revenue. Tim Rea,...

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Week in Gaming: Samsung's Gear VR, hibernating demon babies and Destiny: the fragrance
  • 6
    Sep

Week in Gaming: Samsung’s Gear VR, hibernating demon babies and Destiny: the fragrance

By Hugh Langley It seems petty to forbid a company from advertising a game for its own console, but kids, that's just the world we live in. Due to PlayStation's association with Destiny Microsoft's been restrained from marketing the open-world...

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The Oculus Rift could cost as much as a PS4 or Xbox One
  • 4
    Sep

The Oculus Rift could cost as much as a PS4 or Xbox One

By Michael Rougeau Many agree that virtual reality is the future of gaming - or at least a big part of it - but so far the world is still holding its breath to find out how much VR is...

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Buy a Xbox One next week and get a game for free
  • 4
    Sep

Buy a Xbox One next week and get a game for free

By Kevin Lee Microsoft really, really wants you to buy an Xbox One and now on top of taking the Kinect out, it's throwing in a free game. Buy an Xbox One between September 7 to September 13 and Microsoft...

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Minecraft for PS4 released on PSN, coming to Xbox One on Friday
  • 4
    Sep

Minecraft for PS4 released on PSN, coming to Xbox One on Friday

By Chris Smith Minecraft for PS4 has been released on PSN ahead of the full disc-based version, while Minecraft for Xbox One will be out on Friday, 5 September. After a few certification-related delays, Minecraft for PS4 has gone live...

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Minecraft for PS4 released on PSN, coming to Xbox One on Friday
  • 4
    Sep

Minecraft for PS4 released on PSN, coming to Xbox One on Friday

By Chris Smith Minecraft for PS4 has been released on PSN ahead of the full disc-based version, while Minecraft for Xbox One will be out on Friday, 5 September. After a few certification-related delays, Minecraft for PS4 has gone live...

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IFA 2014: Samsung Gear VR headset will give you Note 4-powered virtual reality
  • 3
    Sep

IFA 2014: Samsung Gear VR headset will give you Note 4-powered virtual reality

By Chris Smith The Samsung Gear VR has been officially announced, and as expected it's a virtual reality headset accessory that uses the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 as its display.As one of this year's more out-there announcements, the Gear VR...

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IFA 2014: Lenovo doubles down on gaming with Y70 Touch laptop, Erazer X315 desktop
  • 3
    Sep

IFA 2014: Lenovo doubles down on gaming with Y70 Touch laptop, Erazer X315 desktop

By Joe Osborne Joining in on the PC gaming craze that grows more mainstream every day, Lenovo announced two new devices that are ready to push pixels. Following in the footsteps of the company's seemingly successful “Y” line of gaming...

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