Tag: Gearbox Software

Gaming News Wrap [24 Feb 2014]

Good morning all. If you have a passing interest in the local competitive and eSports scene, you may have noticed it was a busy weekend filled with controversy. The Call of Duty Championship qualifier saw South African teams having to play against a team hosting from the UK, which has caused a massive outcry both locally and internationally. Our article…

Gaming News Wrap [16 Feb 2014]

Good morning all. It’s just another week. Ugh. Wish it was just another weekend rather. Games Captain Price is coming to Call of Duty Ghosts. You will get the man and his moustach, a weapon camo, a player background, a player patch and reticule in the Captain Price: Legend Pack for $3.99. The DLC is available for Xbox 360 and Xbox One…

Gaming News Wrap [31 Oct 2013]

Good morning. It’s the Halloween edition of your favourite daily dose of gaming news. It’s surprisingly fright free however. The 35 perks, and the new perk system for Call of Duty Ghosts has been revealed. Each perk is assigned a point value of between 1-5 and players have a total of 8-12 points to spend on perks depending on their loadout.…

Gaming News Wrap [16 Sep 2013]

Good morning and welcome to a new week of easy to digest news articles. Short, sharp, and not always shocked. Or shocking. Development sources are claiming that the differences between the PS4 and Xbox One are “significant and obvious”. Apparently the memory reads on PS4 “are 40-50 per cent quicker than Xbox One”, with the graphics chip’s ALU (Arithmetic Logic Unit) being…

Gaming News Wrap [3 Sep 2013]

Good morning and welcome to Chewsday. That will never get old. Gaikai – the PS4’s cloud-streaming solution to backward compatibility – should be available in “early-ish” 2014 in North America, but Europe has no projected launch window due to issues with broadband in the region. Where does that leave South Africa then…? [More on Edge] Sony Worldwide Studios President Shuhei Yoshida…

Gaming News Wrap [22 July 2013]

Good morning. It’s a new week yes. But we’re still only on last week’s consignment of brains. Better catch up then. This past weekend saw the first MSSA ‘Inter-Regional’ tournament between Cape Town and Johannesburg play out. While Cape Town went on to win the competition 3-0 (we will give more in-depth coverage in an upcoming article), we would like…

Gaming News Wrap [3 July 2013]

Good morning you delectable delights. And you gamers. And other weirdos. We love you all equally – you all taste the same to us. Oh right, this is the Gaming News Wrap not a menu. As you were. GTA V news is the best way to start right? The game will require a massive 8GB installation to play on Xbox…

Gaming News Wrap [24 June 2013]

A new week. A new hope. A new start to the amazing (confirmed in a snap poll of two participants) Gaming News Wrap. Let’s get into it then shall we? Sony has resolved the issues with the PS3 4.45 update which caused some consoles to “brick”. The fixed version of the update will roll out on Thursday 27 June and…

Gaming News Wrap [17 June 2013]

It’s a public holiday in South Africa (not sure about the rest of the world), but that doesn’t stop the news machine… E3 2013 was a record-breaker. 48,200 game industry professionals, analysts, journalists and retailers from 102 countries visited the event this year  breaking the previous record of 45,700 set last year. The date for E3 2014 has been set for 10…