Author: Johnny

  • Money glitch found in Gran Turismo 6

    Grumbling voices have expressed concern and anger about the infiltration of micro-transactions into a number of next-gen games, with Gran Turismo 6 being on of the culprits. It may make a good number of gamers happy to know, then, that a glitch has been discovered in Gran Turismo 6 that lets players earn in-game cash…

  • System update on the way to Xbox One

    An Xbox Live update will be making its way to your console on the Tuesday the 10th of December to address a small set of issues users have been having with the new Xbox One dashboard. Users experiencing performance problems with the Metro layout could well find they have little to complain about upon turning…

  • Gamestick

    Gamestick is successful in delivering one of its Kickstarter promises, at least; it does fit in your pocket. It also plays games on any HDMI supporting display you can plug it into (assuming you’ve got a power supply nearby), and lets you stream media files from the internet too. But does it do these things…

  • Final Fantasy VIII makes a surprise Steam appearance

    Much like the appearance of Final Fantasy VII on the Steam store earlier this year Final Fantasy VIII has suddenly shown up on the store today. The brand new port of the game comes with Steam achievements, Cloud saves and controller support. No doubt we can count support for modern computers, and some limited visual…

  • Upgrade your Xbox One hard drive to speed things up a bit (and void your warranty)

    The issue of storage has been a divisive one for both of the new consoles, both holding only 500GB (minuscule by modern PC standards) and having different ideas on how to offer expansion on it. You’ve got the PS4 with the added bonus of allowing you to strip out the hard drive and replace it…

  • The PlayStation 4’s cloud-gaming service coming to North America late 2014

    It’s been a difficult start to a new generation for those of us who exist on a tight budget with the lack of support for backward compatibility presented by both Sony and Microsoft, but change is coming. Slowly. Sony plans to roll out their Gaikai-powered service to the PlayStation 4 over the next couple of…

  • Smite is blessed with a release date

    Given how long Smite has been in open beta you could be forgiven for mistaking it for a finished title but you’d be wrong, and we can prove it. We now know that Smite will be available in its final form in Europe and North America on the 25th of March 2014, a date that…

  • Latest Smite patch gives the god of the Yellow River a visual update

    This latest Smite patch brings with it a beautiful new look for the Chinese god He Bo, of the Yellow River (not urine). He Bo now sports a youthful pallor in stark contrast with his former self; he no longer looks like he’s escaped the retirement home for gods. There’s a joke about yellow rivers…

  • New Dead Rising 3 footage shows satisfying undead slaughter

    Not long now until the Xbox One drops and you can bet a fair few early adopters will be grabbing a copy of zombie masher Dead Rising 3. However if you’re not already convinced Capcom have dropped some more lovely gameplay footage in hopes of swaying you. Cue this 18 minute long gameplay video that…

  • Assassin’s Creed IV companion app lands on iOS and Android

    Today Ubisoft announced the release of their free Assassin’s Creed 4 companion app on both iOS and Android systems. The app allows your phone or tablet to act as a second screen that lets players to navigate menus without having to pause their game, or they can have a bored friend do it for them.…