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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...

Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (PlayStation Network)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (PlayStation Network)

Half shelled

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows – a game developed by Red Fly Studios and published by Activision – released in August last year on both Steam and the Xbox 360 to a largely atrocious reception. With the game taking around eight months to hit the PlayStation 3, then, one would expect (or at least hope) that the delay...

Video: Skylanders: Trap Team Announced, Demoed on PS4

Skylanders: Trap Team Announced, Demoed on PS4

Caught out

If there’s one thing that we love more than video games, it’s video games with dozens of physical toys attached to them. Family Gamer TV recently attended the Skylanders: Trap Team launch event in London, and caught up with Jeff Poffenbarger, who’s the executive producer on the game. He outlined the new Trapping features found in...

Rumour: Is the Next PS4 Skylanders Named Trap Team?

Is the Next PS4 Skylanders Named Trap Team?

Caught in a trap

As with Call of Duty, it’s typically around this time of the year when Activision tends to talk about the next Skylanders game. The publisher’s annual toy-focused affair has blossomed into one of the biggest brands on the planet over the past few years, and is showing no signs of slowing down under the organisation’s watchful...

News: Here's Your First Look at the Next Call of Duty for PS4

Here's Your First Look at the Next Call of Duty for PS4

Oscar mike

Call of Duty: Ghosts may have taken a mauling from the press, but it still managed to cement Activision’s first-person franchise as one of the most popular entertainment properties on the planet, rarely falling from the top of the charts in Europe or North America. Alas, the publisher knows that it needs to put plenty of work in to...