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Rumour: Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Command 49GB of Your PS4's Hard Drive

Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Command 49GB of Your PS4's Hard Drive

Oh my Dog

We all know that the Call of Duty franchise likes to break all sorts of mindboggling first day sales records, but this time around it seems to have its sights set on something a little bit different: it's gunning for the 'Largest Hard Drive Install for a PlayStation 4 Launch Title' gong. Yesterday, we brought you the news that Guerrilla...

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: Wrap Yourself Up in The Amazing Spider-Man on Vita

Wrap Yourself Up in The Amazing Spider-Man on Vita

Swingstar

You said that you wanted more retail releases on the PlayStation Vita, so it looks like you’re going to have to make do with overdue ports. Activision’s so-so movie tie-in The Amazing Spider-Man is the latest PlayStation 3 release to get the portable treatment, with the bustling streets of Manhattan being squeezed onto Sony’s pocket...

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:...

News: You'll Be Able to Fulfil Your Destiny with a Pre-Order

You'll Be Able to Fulfil Your Destiny with a Pre-Order

Bungie unlocks beta access

While you impatiently chomp at your nails waiting for Bungie to deploy Destiny’s next gameplay trailer, Amazon.com has accidentally announced a sliver of information regarding the first-person shooter’s online beta, which is set to begin in early 2014. According to the retailer, pre-ordering the title on either the...

GamesCom 2013: This Is What Skylanders: Swap Force Looks Like on PS4

This Is What Skylanders: Swap Force Looks Like on PS4

Nice 'n' shiny

Those pesky Disney Infinity toys may be stealing all of the headlines at the moment, but Activision’s own family friendly collectathon is not taking it lying down. Skylanders: Swap Force – which, for the first time, let’s you mix and match character parts – is due out on every platform under the sun this year, including the...

News: Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Let You Transfer Your Multiplayer Profile to PS4

Call of Duty: Ghosts Will Let You Transfer Your Multiplayer Profile to PS4

You'll also be able to play as a woman

Activision’s come up with a cunning solution for the pesky next generation transition: allow you to transfer your profiles between systems. The multiplayer component of Call of Duty: Ghosts will let you move your data between the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 with ease. You won’t, however, be able to...

News: Angry Birds: Star Wars Finds the Force on PlayStation 3 and Vita

Angry Birds: Star Wars Finds the Force on PlayStation 3 and Vita

Luke Flywalker

Angry Birds: Star Wars, Rovio and LucasArts’ license to print money, is set to step away from the Pork Side of mobiles and tablets, and fly onto the PlayStation 3 and Vita this fall. The title – which popped up on Amazon overnight – will catapult its way onto a console near you on 29th October in North America and 1st November...

Review: Deadpool (PlayStation 3)

Deadpool (PlayStation 3)

Chimichangas!

Juvenile quips, over-the-top gore, fourth wall breaking referential humour, and excursions into insanity all paint the picture of the perfect Deadpool game, and in some ways this is it. You'll laugh wholeheartedly at the jokes and ridiculous scenes, but despite the excellent realisation of the character, the highly repetitive and...