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Review: Angry Birds: Star Wars (PlayStation 3)

Angry Birds: Star Wars (PlayStation 3)

Use the birds, Luke

A long time ago (well, 2009), in a galaxy far, far away (Finland), an unassuming development studio named Rovio Entertainment gave birth to a mobile gaming franchise which would ultimately take over the world. Three years later and still going strong, Angry Birds and the beloved Star Wars empire would join forces to create a...

News: What Are the Names of Call of Duty: Ghosts' Map Packs?

What Are the Names of Call of Duty: Ghosts' Map Packs?

You can probably guess

Don’t worry if you’ve exhausted all of Call of Duty: Ghosts’ on-board maps, as there’ll be plenty to sink your teeth into over the coming months. Activision has accidentally revealed the names of four care packages heading to the first-person shooter in the future, which each combine to spell out the word ‘ODIN’,...

Rumour: Is Crash Bandicoot Plotting a Return on PS4?

Is Crash Bandicoot Plotting a Return on PS4?

Spinning around

Sony has talked about Crash Bandicoot a lot this year. The former PSone mascot has hit the headlines frequently over the past 10 months, partly because of PlayStation 4 architect Mark Cerny’s role as executive producer on the 90s classic. However, rumours are now starting to spiral that the protagonist could be plotting a...

News: UK Sales Charts: PS4 Games Are Already Selling Strongly

UK Sales Charts: PS4 Games Are Already Selling Strongly

Call of Duty: Ghosts gets off to a decent start on the system

Sony’s next generation console may be right around the corner in North America, but there are still a few weeks before it settles its blue and black chassis on UK stores shelves. That’s not stopping the console’s initial roster of software from performing fairly well, though, as...

Review: Call of Duty: Ghosts (PlayStation 4)

Call of Duty: Ghosts (PlayStation 4)

Same old sheet

Over the past five years, the Call of Duty franchise has slow-motion breached its way into popular culture, with millions of fans worldwide eagerly enabling last year’s Call of Duty: Black Ops II to earn over $500 million in just 24 hours. Whether this trend continues remains to be seen, but the bigger question is: does Call of...

Video: Getting the Family View on Skylanders: Swap Force

Getting the Family View on Skylanders: Swap Force

Swapping the old for the new

With Skylanders: Swap Force hitting store shelves in North America today, and on 18th October in other territories, we thought that we’d have a quick look at how the sequel has panned out – and get the family perspective in the process. While the title offers great visuals, voice acting, and oodles of new...

News: Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Sport Dedicated Servers on PS4

Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Sport Dedicated Servers on PS4

Current generation counterpart getting some love, too

Microsoft’s famous moneyhats are being spent in strange places these days. Alright, maybe we’re being a teensy bit unfair assuming that the Redmond-based manufacturer is responsible for Infinity Ward’s caginess regarding dedicated server support in the non-Xbox versions of Call of Duty:...