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The best Christmas gifts for PC gamers

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The ToeJam & Earl sequel you've been waiting for will land in 2019

After a nearly two-decade hiatus, ToeJam & Earl is making a comeback with the fourth entry in the franchise ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove, due for release in March 2019. Originally released in 1991, ToeJam & Earl is a rogue-like adventure which sees you playing as two funky aliens from the planet Funkotron. The last game in...

Nintendo Switch killer cometh? Sony patents new game cartridge tech

Sony, the company that created the compact disc and steered the gaming world away from cartridges to its format, is working on a new cartridge format for storing video games. Spotted first by German technology outlet TechTastic, Sony has already patented the new storage format.The patent went through official channels in South Korea last year and was published...

Three classic Total War strategy games get DLC-packed ‘Definitive Editions’

If you’re a fan of the Total War franchise, then you’ll doubtless be pleased to hear that Creative Assembly has unleashed a trio of new ‘Definitive Editions’ on Steam – and the good news is that existing owners will get a free upgrade to the new versions.Total War: Napoleon, Total War: Empire and Total War: Medieval II are...

PS4 vs Xbox One: which gaming console is better?

It's a question for the ages: PS4 or Xbox One? Or, to put it another way, Xbox One or PS4? What are the key differences here? Well, we're about to tell you.Sony and Microsoft have been going head-to-head for years now in the home console market. Sometimes, it's just the slightest tweak in performance or the look of...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is finally coming to PS4 in December

When it left Xbox One's Game Preview program back in September, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds arrived with all the bombast of a console-exclusive - there were console bundles, Xbox One Wireless Controllers and a new map. That pageantry has since died down some since the swelling popularity of other battle royale games like Fortnite, but that enthusiasm might be reignited if...

Nintendo and Sony tussle for top-selling console in 2018

The holiday sales period is always a tumultuous time for Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo - but, according to recent quarterly financial reports, it could be even more chaotic than we initially predicted, with Nintendo optimistically predicting that it will sell upwards of 15 million new Nintendo Switch consoles before March 2019. The reports put out by the pair of...

Roguelikes: how Spelunky, Dark Souls and Isaac made death matter again

Death should be permanent. When games emerged in the early eighties, they opted for a certain count of lives. Usually three, though in many cases, this could be increased to five, or seven, or nine. Mario plunged into bottomless pits, Sonic brushed against one too many spikes and we’d wait for a jingle to finish before being reborn...

Nintendo 64 Classic Mini: what we want to see

Nintendo created a mini console revolution. It started with the NES Mini and the SNES Mini and has since launched mini consoles from Sony and Sega in the form of the PlayStation Classic and Sega Mega Drive Mini. Heck, even the Commodore 64 got a mini console remake in the form of The C64 Mini.We're hoping that all...

Hitman 2 hands on: dropping drug lords in Colombia

With great stealth comes great patience - that’s the saying right? Unfortunately I lack the latter, making me a poor candidate for any stealth games, and Hitman 2 is no exception.Landing in a small Colombian town, my mission is clear: assassinate three members of the Delgado drug cartel, a Colombian organized crime family who are creating a substance...