Tag: BlizzCon

Gaming News Wrap [27 Jul 2016]

We have some bad news. Today will be last Gaming News Wrap for a while. Due to this weekend’s Electronics & Gaming Expo, we have realised that zombies can only be stretched so far before things break, and to ensure that we can do all we can to be ready to welcome you to the CTICC on Friday morning, the…

Gaming News Wrap [8 Apr 2016]

It’s great when you realise it’s the Friday edition of the Gaming News Wrap isn’t it? There’s a weekend to look forward to, and we hope you have a great one. Games The Division The Division: Item Drops and Crafting in Update 1.1 The Division: more gear sets coming after update 1.1 Halo 5’s Warzone Firefight is getting a beta…

Gaming News Wrap [9 Nov 2015]

Planty of news and videos today, but the majority comes from BlizzCon, which is all available under its own heading below. Games Halo 5 Guardians Halo 5‘s most disliked map pulled over exploits Orion bites the dust. Halo 5 November content update brings four new maps for Big Team Battle Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – multiplayer tips for…

Gaming News Wrap [12 Oct 2015]

Dammit. Why is Monday again? What evil is this? Maybe the Gaming News Wrap will make it feel a bit better. Let’s kick off by congratulating all the teams that took their respective titles at DGC this past weekend, as well as congratulating Waseem Moerat (Cape Town qualifier) for booking his spot to play in Paris later this month in…

Gaming News Wrap [15 May 2015]

Hello Friday, it’s fantastic to have you with us again. And to you too Gaming News Wrap. Games Footage from Gears of War for Xbox One has leaked online (and generally pulled by controlling folk). pretty much confirming the existence of something heading to the new console before the new entry into the series. In fact, Microsoft has moved to…

Gaming News Wrap [10 Nov 2014]

Good day to you all. Welcome to the kickstart-your-week edition of Gaming News Wrap. Games BioWare is openly talking about a Mass Effect trilogy remaster. The company has been asking fans what they would most like to see in such a collection but no official announcements are planned just yet. [More…] Keeping with the recently celebrated N7 Day, BioWare also…

Gaming News Wrap [22 Oct 2014]

Good day to you all. As always, your day wouldn’t be the same if it didn’t start (or end for some of you) with the Gaming News Wrap. Games The free (yes, FREE!) ‘Power of Shadow’ DLC bundle for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, is now available now for Xbox One and “soon” for PS4 and Steam. The DLC includes: Play as the…

Gaming News Wrap [23 Apr 2014]

Good morning. Almost back to (relative) normality for now after the long weekend. If craving brains and the destruction of humanity can be considered “normal”. Games The first image from the 2014 entry into Call of Duty by Sledgehammer has been unveiled at GDC 2014 and revealed by IGN. The image suggests the game may be set in the present or…

Gaming News Wrap [11 Nov 2013]

Good morning. It’s good to be back right? Yeah, it’s not really… A PSN update this past week now allows for 2,000 friends. However, the 2,ooo friends will only be viewable on PS4 and Vita, while the PS3 will only display a maximum of 100 friends, automatically filtered by their online status and their names in alphabetical order. [More on  PlayStation Blog]…

Gaming News Wrap [18 Oct 2013]

Good morning. Statistics show that reading the Gaming News Wrap makes you a better person. We may have made the statistics part up. Ubisoft has said that their long-term plan is to “win the next generation”. This is a comment made in response to the delays of a number of next-generation new IPs from the firm. “The tough decisions we took…