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News: Sony Wraps Up Exclusive The Amazing Spider-Man DLC

Sony Wraps Up Exclusive The Amazing Spider-Man DLC

Tingling sensations

We sincerely hope you didn’t purchase The Amazing Spider-Man on an alternative platform. Activision has announced that it will be bringing two brand new DLC packs to the recently released movie tie-in, and they’ll be exclusive to the PlayStation 3. The expansions – dubbed the Lizard Rampage Pack and the Oscorp Search &...

News: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Protecting Your PS3 with Install

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Protecting Your PS3 with Install

Wear and tear

Harbouring a Call of Duty obsession can be quite a strain on both your social life and your PS3’s disc drive. Thankfully, Treyarch has come up with a solution to the latter, confirming that Black Ops 2 will include an optional install designed to reduce mechanical damage over prolonged multiplayer sessions. The feature will see...

News: Treyarch Teases Black Ops 2's Zombies Mode... Again

Treyarch Teases Black Ops 2's Zombies Mode... Again

Get on with it

It turns out that yesterday’s “thrilling” footage of an old black and white television was just a warm up for today’s more pronounced promotion. Treyarch is gearing up for the reveal of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2’s zombies mode – but it’s certainly taking its time. This brand new video focuses on a rickety old bus that...

News: Grainy Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Trailer Teases Zombies Mode

Grainy Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Trailer Teases Zombies Mode

Hunting for brains

If you consider watching a 43-second video of an old black and white television a responsible use of your time, then you’ll probably get a kick out of this Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 teaser. It’s clearly hinting at the imminent announcement of the game’s zombies mode, which developer Treyarch has been coy about ever since the...

News: Activision Points Its Goldfinger At 007 Legends

Activision Points Its Goldfinger At 007 Legends

Final flick revealed

James Bond will once again find himself facing the threat of a deadly laser beam between his thighs this October, when Goldfinger rounds out the roster of nostalgic missions in upcoming PS3 shooter 007 Legends. The memorable movie will be joined by stages based on Moonraker, License to Kill, Die Another Day, On Her Majesty’s...

News: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Trailer Talks Through Tweaks

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Trailer Talks Through Tweaks

War has changed

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 may look familiar on the surface, but there are a lot of subtle changes going on behind the scenes. This brand new trailer – narrated by Treyarch’s excitable David Vonderhaar – details the shooter’s class creation system, as well as outlining some of the title’s new weapons. Honestly, we know...

Rumour: Crash Bandicoot Could be Spinning into PS All-Stars

Crash Bandicoot Could be Spinning into PS All-Stars

Loose proof

Crash Bandicoot may seem like an obvious addition to PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, but the character’s complicated ownership has cast doubt over his inclusion. Despite being considered the platform’s mascot in the PSone days, third-party publisher Activision actually owns the rights to the wacky protagonist. That’s a...

News: Zombies Shuffling into Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's Nuketown

Zombies Shuffling into Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's Nuketown

There goes the neighbourhood

Call of Duty: Black Ops’ idyllic Nuketown map is set to be overrun by zombies in the shooter’s upcoming sequel. Developer Treyarch Tweeted the embedded image to the right, teasing the undead’s imminent arrival. It’s unclear whether the zombies will be reserved to those who obtain the Nuketown 2025 map via...

Reaction: Criterion's Setting an Example to All Vita Developers

Criterion's Setting an Example to All Vita Developers

Doing it properly

Criterion’s enthusiasm is infectious. “We’re going to make the best racing game on Vita this year,” an excitable Alex Ward told IGN last week. And judging from the reaction to Need for Speed: Most Wanted's first showing, it’s going to take some beating. Unlike the vast majority of other developers, the Guildford-based...

News: 007 Legends Opts to Die Another Day

007 Legends Opts to Die Another Day

License to kill

Two more classic flicks have been added to 007 Legends’ nostalgic roster. Missions based on both Die Another Day and A License to Kill will be featured in the upcoming Eurocom shooter. Toby Stephens and Carey Lowell will reprise their respective roles. In addition to the announcement, publisher Activision released the brand new...

News: First Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified Trailer Fires Online

First Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified Trailer Fires Online

Burning skies

Sony pulled a cheeky move during its GamesCom 2012 press conference earlier today, temporarily glossing over Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified before closing the show with an explosive debut trailer. Developed by Nihilistic Software – the studio behind Resistance: Burning Skies – the shooter promises to bridge the gap between...

News: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD PS3 Details Incoming Next Week

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD PS3 Details Incoming Next Week

Announcement of an announcement

Looks like Microsoft’s exclusivity deal with Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD has finally come to an end. Activision has announced that fresh details about the re-make will be revealed next week, and will be particularly exciting to players “of the Sony persuasion”. To accompany the tease, Activision also

News: 007 Legends Scoops Nostalgic Pre-Order Bonuses

007 Legends Scoops Nostalgic Pre-Order Bonuses

Live and let buy

Activision has revealed the handful of pre-order bonuses set to accompany 007 Legends onto store shelves later this year. Register your interest in the throwback shooter at Amazon and you’ll net the Nemesis Pack, which will augment your game’s multiplayer component with playable villains Jaws and Baron Samedi. Meanwhile,...