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E3 2014: Want to Sign Up for Destiny's Exclusive PS4 Alpha Test? Here's How

Want to Sign Up for Destiny's Exclusive PS4 Alpha Test? Here's How

Gotta go fast

You may have missed it, but during Sony's E3 2014 press conference, a sneak peek at Destiny was offered to anyone with a PlayStation 4 and a PlayStation Network ID. Named the Destiny Alpha Test, you can sign up for this early glimpse of Bungie's upcoming epic right now. However, it's not as easy as it sounds. Not everyone who signs up...

E3 2014: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's DLC Stays in the Chamber Longer on PS4

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's DLC Stays in the Chamber Longer on PS4

Firing out after Xbox One

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s post-release expansion packs will debut first on the Xbox One, as previously expected. Microsoft kicked off its E3 2014 media briefing with the Sledgehammer Games developed first-person shooter earlier today, showing off Seoul in all of its next-gen futuristic glory. Spoilers: the demo...

Video: Meet Skylanders: Trap Team's Buzzer Beak on PS4

Meet Skylanders: Trap Team's Buzzer Beak on PS4

Plenty of buzz

Forget about Microsoft’s E3 press conference for a few seconds, as we’ve teamed up with Family Gamer TV to bring you the exclusive reveal of Skylanders: Trap Team’s latest character: Buzzer Beak. The toucan meets chicken villain shares similarities with the Free Ranger from Skylanders: Swap Force, as it shares the same element:...

News: Activision Rolls Out Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Overview

Activision Rolls Out Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Overview

Me Grimlock love Peter Cullen's war stories

It’s always strange to see Optimus Prime’s voice come out of an ordinary human being, but we suppose that voice actor Peter Cullen deserves a share of the limelight for once. In this brand new video, the silky chopped star provides an overview of Activision’s upcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3...

News: One Shall Stand, One Shall Fall in PS4's Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

One Shall Stand, One Shall Fall in PS4's Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Out of the way Hot Rod

We’re only six months into the new generation, and Activision’s movie tie-in business is already off to a middling start. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 certainly isn’t terrible, but it’s far from incredible either, meaning that we have decidedly low expectations for the upcoming Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark. Due...

News: This PS4 Trailer for Destiny Shows Off Some Seriously Slick Shooting

This PS4 Trailer for Destiny Shows Off Some Seriously Slick Shooting

Combat evolved

Destiny may still be months away, but that hasn't stopped developer Bungie from stoking the hype machine by releasing a brand spanking new trailer. While there's nothing really PlayStation 4 specific here, it does give us some nice new footage to ogle. The clip itself features some astoundingly pretty graphics, astoundingly epic...

News: PS4 Sequel Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Being Treated Like New IP

PS4 Sequel Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Being Treated Like New IP

Time to respawn

While we’re still quite fond of the formula, there’s a very clear recipe that all Call of Duty games tend to adhere to. However, relatively new studio Sledgehammer Games promised that it would change things up with the upcoming Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – and speaking as part of an interview with Game Informer magazine,...

Review: Cabela's Big Game Hunter Pro Hunts (PlayStation 3)

Cabela's Big Game Hunter Pro Hunts (PlayStation 3)

Deer balls under a buck

Cabela’s Big Game Hunter Pro Hunts is Activision’s most recent addition to its enormous catalogue of sponsored hunting games. This time, the firm’s adopted a more modern and lifelike approach to the controversial pastime, maintaining many of the aspects of a real-world hunt, but still wrapping it up in an accessible...

News: Destiny's Beta Touches Down on PS4 and PS3 in July

Destiny's Beta Touches Down on PS4 and PS3 in July

Lift off

Grab your space gear, because Destiny's long awaited beta will be hitting Sony platforms in just a couple of months. Expected to launch in July, PlayStation players will gain access before anyone else. The time frame was confirmed during publisher Activision's first quarter conference call, and while we're still left guessing as to what...

News: Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Rolls Out from 24th June

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Rolls Out from 24th June

Autobots, start your engines

Activision’s curious Transformers cross Bayformers mash-up Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark is set to start an intergalactic war on both the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 from 24th June in North America and 27th June in Europe. In an effort to appease old-school fans and younger players, the weighty robotic...

News: PS4's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Changes Everything on 4th November

PS4's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Changes Everything on 4th November

House of CoD

Even the world’s best armies have to make contingency plans, so it’s good to see that Activision was prepared to react to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s leak overnight. Despite the publisher originally planning to fire off the first trailer for the Sledgehammer Games developed sequel on Sunday, the footage has arrived a few days...