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News: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to Secure Two PS4 Patches This Week

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to Secure Two PS4 Patches This Week

Patched up

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the best entry in Activision’s first-person franchise for some time, but players have reported some multiplayer connectivity mishaps since its launch last week. Fortunately, developer Sledgehammer Games is on the case, and is preparing a couple of PlayStation 4 patches which will hopefully iron out the...

News: Why Is Share Play Blocked in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on PS4?

Why Is Share Play Blocked in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on PS4?

Well, er...

Either publisher Activision’s being genuine, or some poor public relations person has spent the whole day stewing, trying to find a way to spin Call of Duty: Advance Warfare’s controversial block on the PlayStation 4’s nifty Share Play feature. Whatever the case, the company has commented on its decision – and provided the...

Review: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PlayStation 4)

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (PlayStation 4)

Technologic

Set around 40 years from now, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare attempts to show us a world that's more reliant on technology than ever. It's a fictional period that has its roots in reality, and it's a premise that's relatively believable. While armies and private military corporations with access to walking tanks and hulking mech suits...

Guide: How to Unlock the 'Ferrum Absconsum' Trophy in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

How to Unlock the 'Ferrum Absconsum' Trophy in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

All of the intel locations

No Call of Duty campaign would be complete without a bunch of intel to collect, and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare doesn't buck this common trend. There are over 45 secret laptops scattered throughout the campaign, with three hidden in each of the game’s 15 chapters. Collecting half of these will net you a Bronze...

Round Up: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PS4 Reviews Look to the Future

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PS4 Reviews Look to the Future

Cloud Atlas

Compared to the months of pre-release hype that Destiny received, we can’t help but feel that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is somewhat sneaking onto store shelves. The biggest gaming brand on the planet has taken a slight stumble in recent years, with the disappointing Call of Duty: Ghosts compounding a decline in annual sales...

News: Destiny's On-Disc DLC Locations Aren't Quite as Dastardly as You Might Think

Destiny's On-Disc DLC Locations Aren't Quite as Dastardly as You Might Think

Chop shop?

There's been a lot of noise made about Destiny's DLC locations, some of which can be accessed through glitching in the base game. Although there's not much to see in these environments, many players have expressed anger that they can be found in the first place, suggesting content has been taken from the title so that it can be released...

News: Bungie Aims to Shoot Down Criticism of Destiny's Story with the Game's First Expansion

Bungie Aims to Shoot Down Criticism of Destiny's Story with the Game's First Expansion

Take me Hive-r

If you thought that Destiny's story was a bit of an unfulfilling mess, then you'll be delighted to know that developer Bungie aims to craft a better narrative with the title's first expansion, The Dark Below. Talking to Eurogamer.net, studio president Harold Ryan states that the downloadable content has "a very different approach...

Review: The Legend of Korra (PlayStation 4)

The Legend of Korra (PlayStation 4)

Elemental breakdown

For years, Avatar fans have been asking for a good game that represents a franchise with so much potential – but does The Legend of Korra live up to these expectations? For those not familiar with the animation of the same name, it's a television series that's the sequel to Avatar: the Last Airbender. In this world, some people...

News: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Will Hold a Hefty Hunk of Your PS4's Hard Drive Hostage

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Will Hold a Hefty Hunk of Your PS4's Hard Drive Hostage

You'll need lots of Spacey

The PlayStation 4 may come packed with 500GB of internal storage, but if you're like us, and enjoy indulging in as many games as possible, this probably isn't enough room. Joining a recent cavalcade of absurdly large downloads, Call of Duty's latest annual outing will hold approximately 43GB of your PS4's hard drive space...

News: TV Tie-In The Legend of Korra Crashes Down on the NA PSN Today

TV Tie-In The Legend of Korra Crashes Down on the NA PSN Today

Rock you like a hurricane

With the highly anticipated Bayonetta 2 hitting the Wii U this week, PlayStation Platinum Games fans have been left to sit back and stare longingly at screenshots of the upcoming The Legend of Korra. However, while perusing the North American PlayStation Store, this writer spat coffee all over her monitor at the discovery...

News: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's Launch Trailer Proves That War Never Changes

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's Launch Trailer Proves That War Never Changes

We'll fight them in the future

It’s become ‘cool’ to hate on Call of Duty, so we’re eager to avoid jumping aboard the bandwagon. That said, we swear that the folks at Activision have a scientific formula for these launch trailers. After all, this Advanced Warfare clip checks all of the boxes; from loud cries of ‘ooh rah’ to an edgy...

News: Alright, We Admit That This Destiny Easter Egg Is Bloomin' Amazing

Alright, We Admit That This Destiny Easter Egg Is Bloomin' Amazing

Spook cave

Destiny may not be this editor’s favourite game in the world, but your humble host will always accept when something’s awesome – and this is awesome. Remember the futuristic shooter’s first ever Loot Cave that was patched up towards the end of September? Well, now it’s haunted. No, seriously. If you head to the location in...

Review: Skylanders: Trap Team (PlayStation 4)

Skylanders: Trap Team (PlayStation 4)

Money trap

Whether you’re a seven-year-old or a 30-year-old, there’s joy to be found in the Skylanders series. Whether it’s the cheesy humour and cute visuals, the simple puzzles and combat, the imaginative heroes and villains, or perhaps the detailed collectible figurines, this uber-popular property has you covered. And capturing your...

News: How Many People Play Destiny on Average Every Day?

How Many People Play Destiny on Average Every Day?

A lot

Browse any website or message board, and you’ll find plenty of people whining about Destiny – but a month removed from its release, the title is still performing incredibly well. In a post on Bungie.net, the developer has revealed that an average of 3.2 million people play the futuristic first-person shooter for approximately three hours...