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Posts from September 2012

Naughty Bear's flight to Paradise Island is fuelled up AND ready for take off

Naughty Bear Panic in Paradise will be departing soon and all Naughty's friends are getting an upgrade

Jordan Mechner's Classis "The Last Express" out now on iOS

Classic adventure The Last Express finally gets iOS release for iPhone & iPad

Microsoft to Stop the Auction of Xbox 360 Dev. Kits

Microsoft wants their hardware returned safely, not sold.

Carmageddon now on

The goriest racing game ever is available now on for only $9.99 (little over œ6)

Samsung Gets Gaming at the Eurogamer Expo

Final UK qualifiers for Samsung sponsored World Cyber Games to be held with TV presenter Pollyanna Woodward

Video Game Release Highlights - October

Taking an in-depth look at some of the biggest game to be launching this month in the run up to Christmas

Nintendo Confirms 23 games launching with Wii U

23 Games on November 18th - 29 more games to come before March.

Google Underwater Street View - Sea View

Put down your snorkel and your wetsuit, Google have gotten wet so we don't have to.

LOTRO Landscape Creatures and Troops Screenshots

New shots show creatures and troops from the three major factions that are running rampant in Lord of the Rings Online

RaidCall Surpasses 10 Million Registered Users

Free Group Chat Software goes from strength to strength.

AMD Trinity Going to Retail

Second Gen APU and more finally see the light of day.

First Grid 2 Gameplay Video Released

Play the game at EuroGamer Expo or check out the latest video from YouTube

JEDEC Announces Publication of DDR4 Standard

Finally comes the long awaited initial publication of the widely-anticipated Synchronous DDR4 (Double Data Rate 4) standard.

Oversized Gaming Surface Round Up

Michael takes a look at 3 of the largest gaming surfaces we have in stock and gives his mouse the run-around to find out which one is worth the cheddar.

Prison Architect Goes Alpha

Introversion's Prison Architect does Alpha, but for a price!

Rockstar Games Grand Theft Auto III

Now Available in the PlayStation Store

Ubisoft Announces Eurogamer Expo Pre Order Bonus

Assassin's Creed III and Far Cry 3 rewards at the show.

Forza Horizon - Details Overload

Time to start getting revved up about Turn 10's new racer.

Intel Retire 32nm Sandy Bridge CPUs

Intel's Ivy Bridge will make it into desktop systems as it's the end of the line for many of their 32nm Sandy Bridge desktop processors

Toshiba Reveals New Hybrid Drive

Toshiba's hybrid drives are aimed at laptop users looking for a performance boost.

Major League Gaming Releases StarCraft II MvP Invitational Broadcast Schedule and Passes

Online Broadcast Starts Thursday, September 27 at 7pm ET

CD Projekt RED and Special Event

Tune in on 18 October 2012 at 18:00 GMT for several special announcements

Eurogamer Expo to Stream Developer Sessions Online

Heading down to Eurogamer Expo? Here is what to look forward to.

Building Your Own System - Component Compatibility Guide

Martin walks us through checking compatibility when looking to build our own systems, it's not as scary as you may think.

Strap It on Some More with Saints Row: The Third

"The Full Package" hitting shops on November 6, 2012

This Week's Nintendo Downloads

Popping balloons, shooting chickens and learning English are this weeks flavours.

Beneath a Steel Sky 2

Revolution Software announces sequel to the age old classic Beneath a Steel Sky

Paradox Interactive's Impire

Paradox pays homage to Dungeon Keeper like game in Impire

Facebook Stock Troubles Continue

Stock prices continue to take a nose dive.

iPhone 5 Glued to Floor by Pranksters!

Dutch prankster creates expensive iPhone gotcha!

Apple iPhone 5 Jail Broken

Software crackers unlock new phone from Apple in just 8 hours

Ukie Welcomes BAFTA Best British Game Award

Awards to celebrate the best game across all platforms

Wii U Launch & Prices, what you need to know.

Nintendos latests hardware is on the horizon, here is everything you need to know.

Could StarCraft II go free-to-play?

Blizzard have been considering making StarCraft II free-to-play but is unsure how to monetise it.

Guild Wars 2 to utilise Google Authenticator for account security

ArenaNet is to boost Guild Wars 2 account security by introducing Google Authenticator.

Borderlands 2 and Torchlight 2 Out Now

Borderlands 2 and Torchlight 2 released into the wild and available to play

Samsung Announces the 840

First seen at IFA 2012, the Samsung 840 SSD series delivers considerable levels of advancements to the notebook user environment

Battle of the Immortals: Shifting Tides, is Now Live!

Players Can Now Experience Single Person Instance with 100 Levels for Greater Challenges and Rewards

Microsoft Brings Updates for Flash on Windows 8

Hackable vulnerability in Flash and IE10 should now be resolved.

Steam Workshop for Killing Floor and Red Orchestra 2

For all you creators of content - start loading it up. For the rest of us - lets go find some new add-ons for our favorite games!

OCZ Technology Group CEO Resigns

Could this be the big change that the company needs to succeed?

UKIE All Format Charts for Week Ending September 24th

Borderlands 2 charges into 1st place with ease, but how long will it stay there?

Sennheiser X 320 Headset Review

Does this Xbox headset live up to the Sennheiser name?

EA Creates 300 New Jobs

EA creating employment opportunities at their existing site in Ireland

EA Give New Details on Dead Space 3

Dead Space 3 Limited Edition Gives Players Advanced Spacesuits and Weapons.

The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind to be recreated with Skyrim engine

The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind to get a modern overhaul using Skyrim's Creation Engine.

Half-Life 3 to feature open-world RPG elements?

A French video game website has received reports that Half-Life 3 will contain an open-world and RPG elements.

BioWare, Valve, Bethesda & CD Projekt RED Sign Up for BAF Game 2012

BAF Game announces a winning programme of inspiring industry talks and workshops for its eighth edition.

Codemasters Under Fire About F1 2012

Tyre wear issues in game now dubbed "wear-gate" as feedback floods developers

PowerColour Unleash a New Beast of a GPU

The truly demonic PowerColour Devil13 HD7990 breaking shelves this September

Which Version of Windows 8 is Right For Me?

Let's take a look at what editions of Windows 8 will be released and find which one you will need.

New Roxio Game Capture HD PRO

First Integrated Solution to Capture, Edit, Share and Live Stream HD Gameplay

Could NAND prices be on the increase?

Rumours of high demand pushing up prices begin to surface

BioWare working on new Mass Effect

BioWare reveal that there is a new Mass Effect in the works as its founders retire.

Dragon Age III: Inquisition announced

Dragon Age III: Inquisition has been confirmed after two years of development.

Origin Offers Battlefield Games for œ9.99

To celebrate Battlefields 10th Anniversary EA offer massive discounts!

Midway Arcade Origins Announced

Warner Bros Interactive brings 30 classic titles to Xbox and Playstation 3

Biowares "doctors" Leave the Company

Bioware founders Dr. Muzyka and Dr Zeschuk depart from the developer

War of Legends passes 5 million registered users

New content unleashed as registrations soar

Microsoft issues warning over IE9 exploit

Zero-Day exploit found within Internet Explorer 9's code warning issued

FTL: Faster Than Light Game Review

Martin takes a look at the indie Kickstarter game that started it all...

The Humble Indie Bundle 6

Torchlight, SPAZ, Rochard, Vessel, Shatter, BTA: DustForce

PixelFoundry and NVIDIA team up for RTS Blackspace

Indie game studio PixelFoundry, the two man development team formerly from EA Sports, has recently partnered with NVIDIA for their RTS game Blackspace.

Apple iOS 6 goes live

All post-3GS devices still supported

Dustforce now available DRM Free on PC, Mac and Linux

Hitbox Team's Indie hit Dustforce now also in the "pay what you want" humble bundle

Sony announce new 'Super Slim' PS3

Three new redesigned slimmer PS3 models to launch before Christmas in the UK

Guild Wars 2 for Mac in beta

MMO fans on the MAC and PC can now all play together

Radeon HD 8800 series

First details of AMD's new 28nm GPU "Oland" leaked.

Windows 2012 (Hyper-V) serious business.. for gaming!

Windows 2012 with RemoteFX running games across your network.

Kickstarter: Project Eternity

Obsidian Entertainment, a group of highly skilled and experienced developers on their way to creating Project Eternity.

Football Manager 2013

The developers behind the latest edition to the series release a bundle of video blogs about the game.

Adobe ditches Windows XP

CS6 to be the last to support the operating system

Goldfinger coming to 007 Legends

New Bond game 007 Legends to feature missions from the landmark movie Goldfinger

BenQ RL2240H 22" Gaming LED Monitor Review

Built with RTS gamers in mind, does this monitor live up to its own hype?

Biart announces a Depth Hunter 2

A Motion Controlled Deep Sea Diving Game?

Retailer "Game" offering free wi-fi at all UK stores

New smartphone app also launched to improve customer experience

Indie Royale debuts 7 game "Back to School" Bundle

Gaming bundle featuring 7 indie games, including an exclusive debut for Bunny Must Die!

This week's Nintendo downloads

Discover the secrets of La-Mulana as it arrives on the Wii Shop Channel

Setting a new standard for USB devices

Video over USB becoming more commonplace than you may think

Borderlands 2 to Celebrate Launch with a Bungee Jump Bonanza

Free bungee jump to win your copy of Borderlands 2! Are you psycho enough?

Review Asus DSL-N55U Dual Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router

Martin takes a look at the high end ADSL+ Router from Asus and gives us his input on its throughput

UKIE All Format Charts For Wk Ending September 17th

Sleeping Dogs holds onto top spot, Tekken Tag Tournament 2 debuts at #2

FTL: Faster Than Light is go!

The fantastic crowd funded game by Subset Gamesl released and ready to download on Steam

Nintendo announce Wii U showcase tour

Thousands of Nintendo fans in the UK to get exclusive first look at Nintendo's next generation console

EA Sports FIFA 13 DEMO Now Live on Origin, Xbox Live and PSN

Featuring the EA SPORTS Football Club Match Day and over 2 million people have already downloaded and played the demo

AMD's Radeon HD 7000 Series gets another wave of price cuts

Gamers can rejoice as prices take another fall to compete with NVIDIA gives out new details

The games website maybe under strain, but we made it through the traffic goes down instead of giving out new details

The count down timer finally ticked down to zero on the teaser website

Office RT Details released.

Windows RT tablets to get pre installed preview editions of essentials.

More mayhem awaits as Borderlands 2 fans go head-to-head to conquer Mount Jackmore

Limited Edition Borderlands 2 Ultimate Loot Chests and other goodies to be won via new online shoot and loot game

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate confirmed for 2013 release

Capcom set to bring the Monster Hunter series Europe/North America on Wii U and 3DS early next year

BitMonster Games Launches 'Lili' for the new iPod touch

Epic Games Veterans Launch First Title As An Indie Game Development Studio

Valve bidding for a military defense contract?

Obviously they're not interested in hurting people with this replica Portal 2 turret but that doesn't stop us wanting one

Google Nexus 7 16GB Review

Martin takes a closer look at the new Android based Google Nexus 7

NVIDIA Brings the Power of the GeForce GTX Graphics to Gamers Everywhere

NVIDIA today introduced two new high-performance GPUs, the NVIDIA© GeForce© GTX 660 and GeForce GTX 650

IndieGameStand announced, A New "Pay What You Want" Service to Launch September 26th

One unique game to be showcased every 96 hours at register now and get 2D platformer Chester for free!

Gamemaker: Studio version 1.1 now available

New Developer Services Introduced, Audio System Upgraded and Room Editor Functionality Enhanced.

Are you the best Mario Kart 7 player in UK/Ireland?

Online Mario Kart 7 tournament on Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL - Win Official trophies, new Nintendo 3DS games and other amazing prizes

Post-Launch Content For Resident Evil 6 Detailed

Three online modes and more to come following the launch of the latest zombie fest

CCL take highly commended for the second year running in the PC Pro desktop PCs category

Previously best online retailer 3 years running and the only online retailer to win consecutively 3 times in the 15 years of the PC Pro Awards

Nintendo Direct Wii U Preview Announced

Nintendo Direct will take a closer look at the Wii U on the 13th of September

What is Microsoft's R&D upto now?

Possible Xbox 720 tech or just another crazy idea from the MS camp.

Pokemon Black or White Version 2 Genesect Distribution

Purchase the game early and take part to claim mythical Pokemon (limited time only)

Valve Developer Session announced for Eurogame Expo

Chet Faliszek to appear on stage on Friday and Sunday at this years show

Review: Creative Wireless Music System

Add Sound Blaster wireless music streaming to you PC with ease

War of Angels Undergoes Dramatic Rebirth

The Struggle Between Good and Evil in NEOWIZ GAMES' High-fantasy MMORPG Has Never Been Deadlier

F1 2012 Demo Launching This Week

All new gameplay video now online as we lead up to the games launch

UKIE All Format Charts For Wk Ending September 8th

Sleeping Dogs takes the top spot and Guild Wars 2 take a nose dive down this week's gaming charts list

Weekly Nintendo Download Highlights

Zelda II comes to the 3DS and classic Metal Slug X hits the Wii

PC Maintenance, a Beginners Guide

When was the last time you cleaned inside your PC?

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Digital Pre-Sale Goes Live

Pre-Purchase to receive Elite Soldier Pack at no extra cost when XCOM: Enemy Unknown lands on October 9, 2012

Ubisoft vows to mend its ways for PC-based games

Ubisoft has announced a change in tack for its PC games

Kickstarter video game projects raise $50m in 2012

Kickstarter video games have made $50 million in funding so far this year.

Borderlands 2 to hit shop shelves next week

Borderlands 2 is to bring its role-playing first-person shooter blend to PC gamers on September 21st.

Fifa 13 set for release this month

Football fans will be able to get their hands on the PC version of Fifa 13 from September 28th.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown’s PC version to evoke nostalgia for gamers

The makers of XCOM: Enemy Unknown say the PC version will evoke nostalgia for gamers

Gamestop to start selling "Wikipad" this October

Pre-Order program launched for Tegra 3 powered gaming device

Why Buy an NVIDIA Powered Laptop Computer?

Tom gives us some of the beneficial features of using NVIDIA products and the impact they have on mobile computing

Guild Wars 2 top of European Charts

Critically Acclaimed Online World Hits Number One in Top Ten Countries!

World's best gamers at Intel Extreme Masters China in Guangzhou

64 of the world's best gamers compete at Anime Comics and Games Guangzhou for over $80,000US in prize money

EA Sports Season Tickets Details

Bigger, Better Season Ticket Offers Early Access and Includes More Than $100 of Consumer Value

Football Manager 2013 to bring classic gameplay and new challenges

New Football Manager is not just bigger, better and more realistic than ever, it also includes new ways to enjoy the world's favourite football management sim

New Football Manager 2013 features revealed

A brand new Football Manager 2013 feature is to take the title back to basics.

Marvel Heroes begins closed beta in October

Free-to-play massively multiplayer online role playing game Marvel Heroes is to enter closed beta in October.

Cooler Master Elite 120 Advanced Unboxing

In this video Steve takes a look at the newest Mini-ITX case from Cooler Master

Warner Bros target Lord of the Rings-themed Skyrim mod

Warner Bros have asked the developers behind a Lord of the Rings modification of Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to cease-and-desist.

Natural Selection 2 up for pre-order

Natural Selection 2 is available to pre-order through Steam ahead of its October release.

September 21st kick off for PES 2013

Konami Digital announces PES 2013 release date for PS3, 360 and PC.

More developer sessions for Eurogamer Expo announced

Tomb Raider and Hitman: Absolution developer sessions added to this years show

Assassin's Creed 3 multiplayer will continue plot

Assassin's Creed 3 is to have a parallel plot running through its multiplayer mode.

Review: MicroLab FC360 Speakers

In this review Peter takes a look at our mid range speaker system the MicroLab FC360

Get Your Face In An Upcoming CD Projekt RED Game

CD Projekt RED launches competition for fans of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings on Steam

F1 2013 to be last for current gen hardware

Codemasters suggests that F1 2014 is likely a Next-Gen release

Facebook in further trouble

and doesn't want to sell shares to cover a $2 billion tax bill

City of Heroes to come to an end

City of Heroes is to close down before the end of the year.

Half-Life remake Black Mesa out on September 14th

Half-Life is to get its true Source engine overhaul when Black Mesa is released this month.

343 Industries Unveils "Halo 4" Multiplayer Details and "A Hero Awakens" ViDoc

Show off enhancements to Capture the Flag, Oddball and the reveal of both a new map and Grifball

Have the new Wii U release dates been leaked?

Details of retail SKUs, prices and dates appear on Video Product Distributors site

World of Warcraft - Mists of Pandaria launch celebration details

Blizzard Entertainment announces World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria global launch celebration

All new Resident Evil 6 demo inbound

Capcom set to unleash all new demo for zombie fest Resident Evil 6 on September 18th

Bundle In A Box unveils the new Indie Dev Grant

Supporting Indie Devs from Deep Space Bundle In A Box: Deep Space is set for September launch

Eurogamer Expo hosting Rezzed PC and Indie Games Zone

Indie Games Arcade set to be the largest ever at upcoming event

Swedish government website jammed by hackers

Julian Assange supporters claiming responsibility via Twitter

Windows 8 & Xbox Live games announced

Full list of titles heading to Windows 8 has been revealed, pinball is back!

Synology Introduces DiskStation DS413j

Full-fledged and budget-friendly private cloud powered by DSM 4.1

DiRT Showdown PC Review

Putting the pedal to the metal in Codemasters latest racer

WRC 3 video blow out

A plethora of new trailers and gameplay videos release that will satisfy any fan of the series

Hitman: Blood Money added to browser-based Core Online

Hitman: Blood Money is available to play at no cost through the ad-based Core Online.

StarCraft II patch adds Arcade feature

StarCraft II get an update that adds a new community driven Arcade feature alongside a number of other bug fixes and tweaks.

Half-Life fans recreate Half-Life

Is the original starting to look a little dated for you, then fear not, these guys have got it covered.

Max Payne 3 PC Review

Max takes another bullet for the team, but is this new adventure all entertainment or just another payne?

Making video gaming accessible to all

Helping developers meet the needs of the 20% of gamers who have disabilities

Video Game Release Highlights - September

Taking an in-depth look at some of the biggest game to be launching this month in the run up to Christmas

London Games Festival unveils fringe events

Video game karaoke, dancing and more kicking off in London this month

UKIE All Format Charts For Wk Ending September 1st

Guild Wars, Sleeping Dogs and New Super Mario Bros. 2 take this week's top honours in the all format sales charts

Primal Carnage Pre-order bonus revealed

Gain Access to the Primal Carnage Beta and exclusive Raptor Skin