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Gaming News Wrap [3 Oct 2013]

Good morning, and welcome to the day before rAge. If you’re going, we will see you there. Otherwise, cry into your bowl of cereal while reading the news round-up. The Xbox One reserves 10% of its GPU power for multitasking and the Kinect, however Microsoft aim to free up some of this in the future for developers to use. [More…

Gaming News Wrap [16 Aug 2013]

Good morning gamers. Congratulations for navigating your way through another week. There are no plans to sell GTA Online separately from GTA V. While Rockstar may consider GTA Online as a “separate entity”, it will still only be available with a purchase of GTA V. GTA V launches 17 September, while GTA Online will follow two weeks later on 1…

Gaming News Wrap [12 Aug 2013]

Good morning and welcome to the week after last. Yip, it’s just another in a repetitive cycle of torture… Deep Silver has revealed probably the most limited of limited editions in the history of gaming. The $1 million Saints Row IV Super Dangerous Wad Wad Edition includes a Lamborghini Gallardo along with some overly exuberant items to go along with a copy…

Gaming News Wrap [8 Aug 2013]

South Africa, it’s the last day of the week. Enjoy the long weekend all. John Carmack joined Oculus VR as their chief technology officer. He does not appear to have left the firm he founded – id Software. [More on Eurogamer] If you pre-ordered your PS4 in the UK after 6 August, there is now no guarantee that you will even…

Gaming News Wrap [7 Aug 2013]

Good morning. It’s a brain filling edition today… just how we like it… A proposed split between the electronics and entertainment arms of Sony has been rejected by the company. [More on CVG] Another Sony “classic” is getting an HD remake according to a job advert for Bluepoint Games, the team behind God of War HD Collection. [More on PlayStation Lifestyle]…

Gaming News Wrap [5 Aug 2013]

Good morning gamers. Trust the past weekend was an awesome one. Remember, it’s a short week in South Africa and we will help to get you there even quicker. ‘Cos we’re awesome like that. Microsoft has made improvements to the Xbox One‘s GPU clock speed. The speed has been increased to around 853mhz – an increase of around 6.6% – which…

Gaming News Wrap [1 Aug 2013]

Good morning and welcome to the day that could rather be tomorrow. If I was president of the world we’d make it so. The high demand for the PS4 has meant that Sony may not actually fulfill any pre-orders placed after next Monday in the UK. [More on CVG] As if to emphasize this, former CEO of Electronic Arts John Riccitiello…

Gaming News Wrap [29 July 2013]

Good morning. Let’s fill those brains of yours with the kind of stuff that makes them really tasty… Both Sony and Microsoft have announced their Gamescom plans. You can read more on Polygon about the Microsoft press conference. Sony will host their press conference on 20 August at 7pm CET. More about the Sony press conference on MCV. A developer…