Gaming News Wrap [30 Apr 2015]

A day-before-the-long-weekend Gaming News Wrap. Do they get any sweeter than that? Games Warner Bros. has announced the Game of the Year edition of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor which will include the original game and all DLC released to date. The new edition of the game will release on 8 May for £49.99 on PS4 and Xbox One, and for £34.99 for…

Gaming News Wrap [2 May 14]

Good morning gamers. It really is the last day of the week. With all the recent public holidays, you may have lost track, and we’d rather inform that act indifferent. Because – you guessed it – we care. Games Mass Effect 4 is “somewhere in the middle” of development. That’s the words of BioWare Montreal studio director Yanick Roy in response to…

Gaming News Wrap [3 Feb 2014]

Good morning all. Another week, another dose of daily gaming news shot into your body. Feels good doesn’t it? Games Your Games With Gold for the month of February are… Dead Island from now until 15 February, followed by Toy Soldiers: Cold War until the end of the month. The ‘Smoking Tire’ DLC for Forza 5 will be available on…

Gaming News Wrap [28 Aug 2013]

Good morning on the day that parades itself as the “middle of the week”. It’s clearly not as cool as the “end of the week”, but what can you do other than kill some time with us right here. There is an “official trailer” for GTA V coming this Thursday. That is all. Time when Rockstar announces it. The Day…

Gaming News Wrap [26 July 2013]

Good morning and welcome to your end of the week gaming news wrap. Microsoft have told Kotaku unequivocally that they do not plan to “introduce an Xbox One without Kinect. We believe in Kinect and the value it brings to both games and entertainment, and believe $499 is a great value for what consumers receive with their Xbox One.” WRC…

Ouya say issues to be eased by official launch following review criticism

The early reviews for the Ouya have been less than complimentary, outlining some controller; hardware quality and more issues with the Android powered gaming console.   The Verge criticized the hardware quality, the UI, the game installation process, the in-app purchases mechanism and current software selection. Engadget found issues with ill-fitting controller faceplates, sticky analogue sticks, controller lag and software discoverability. MCV report…

Morning News Wrap (13 Mar 2013)

South Africa wakes up to some of the most thrilling console gaming news in some time.  If you haven’t a clue what we’re talking about, then get out from under your rock.  South Africa will have a team at the Call of Duty Championship, and there’s also a Gears of War Judgment LAN happening on 21 March… yes, the day…

Morning News Wrap (1 Mar 2013)

Friday.  Thank zombie for that.  We’re pretty sure you only made it because of our entertainment this week.  We know we only made it because we entertained you. And another day, another next-gen leak.  This time it’s the architecture of the Xbox Durango.  VGLeaks have uncovered what makes Microsoft’s next console tick.  We won’t pretend to understand most of it, but…