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News: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Could Be The Last Outing For Drake & Co

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As the title of the upcoming sequel suggests, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End could very well be the last in the series. It’s a touchy subject for the fans of Naughty Dog’s epic series, but even the man behind the voice of monkey-man Nathan Drake thinks it’s the last.

News: Amazon UK Lists The Walking Dead For PS4 & Xbox One

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It’s looking increasingly likely that Telltale’s critically acclaimed The Walking Dead will be releasing on the PS4 and Xbox One.

A recent listing on Amazon.co.uk indicates that The Walking Dead: Game of The Year Edition will be releasing this summer on the PS4 and Xbox One and comes complete with the 400 Days download content.

Rumour: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Collection To Drop On Xbox One & PS4

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According to a recent post on Reddit, Activision is to release each and every Modern Warfare title in the Call of Duty series in one package dubbed the ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Collection.’

However… This comes from Reddit, not a press release.

News: Halo 5: Guardians Will Be Xbox One Only

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Bad news for those of you who haven’t made the expensive step into the next-generation of home consoles: Halo 5 won’t be shipping on the Xbox 360. 

So those of you clinging on to your Xbox 360 in the hope of getting the latest installment in the Halo series, Halo 5: Guardians, you’re just going to have to pony up the cash if you want to play it.

Rumour: Halo: The Master Chief Collection Coming To Xbox One

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According to sources over at Engadget, Microsoft is to release the ultimate Halo bundle with Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

According to Engadget’s sources, the Redmond based console manufacturer will be releasing Halo 1, Halo 2, Halo 3 and Halo 4 in one complete bundle for the Xbox One, with each game being given a graphical face lift.

News: Crytek To Showcase Two New Titles At E3, Possibly Homefront 2

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Some interesting news coming from Italy; Crytek will be showing off two new titles at this years E3 gathering in Los Angeles.

GameVillage.it reports that the firm will be showing two new titles, one of which will be Arena of Fate which is to be a PC only shooter, most likely to be released under a free-to-play model.

News: Flappy Bird Returning With Multiplayer This August

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Remember Flappy Bird? The game that caused blistering fingers amongst smarthphone users with its frustratingly addictive yet simple gaemplay? Well, it’s coming back.

The games creator Dong Nguyen has supposedly revealed to CNBC’s Kelly Evans that the addictive title will be coming back this August, but not as we previously knew it.

News: New Game Mode & Weapon Balancing In Call of Duty: Ghosts Update

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There’s a new game mode being injected in Call of Duty: Ghosts as part of the latest update, as well as some tweaks to weapons in an effort to balance out the gameplay.

Infinity Ward has created a new game mode named Reinforce.

News: New The Sims 4 Trailer Eases You Into Creating A Sim

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EA has released a new trailer detailing The Sims 4‘s Create A Sim mode. It’s looking pretty cool too.

The trailer, coming in at just short of five minutes, details the new and improved Create A Sim tool, showing just how easy it is to create the Sim you want.

News: Watch Dogs Has Gone Gold, New Trailer Inside

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Ubisoft’s upcoming open-world adventure, Watch Dogs, has now gone gold.

What does that mean? Well it means that the master disc is ready, the disc from which all subsequent copies will be made from. Exciting!

Watch Dogs was originally intended to release late last year, but Ubisoft decided to post-pone the release to improve the game and iron out the issues, ensuring that players get the best possible game on release.

News: Over 100 Games Discounted On EU PSN

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You know all that money sitting in your bank account? It’s doing you no good there, so Sony has decided to give you a helping hand in getting rid of all those monies with a spiffing sale on the EU PSN.

Update: Watch Dogs Resolution & Framerate Announced

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Yesterday we wrote that Sony had removed a sentence from their website stating that Watch Dogs would run at 60 frames per second at 1080p, prompting much discussion as to what the actual frame rate and resolution will be for the PS4 version, as well as the Xbox One.

News: Watch Dogs Won’t Run at 60 FPS On PS4

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It seems that Sony were jumping the gun a little when they posted a banner for the upcoming Watch Dogs, stating that the title would run at 1080p 60 FPS.

The original banner stated “Experience Watch Dogs in a way that only the PS4 can provide, at 60 Frames Per Second in 1080p.” However, Sony has quietly backtracked on the claims and the new banner instead reads the same, minus the mention of 60 FPS and 1080p.

Rumour: Call of Duty Blacksmith To Be Revealed Next Week

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More Call of Duty rumours are appearing online, with the latest being that the upcoming title will be revealed during the first week of May and that it is being referred to internally as Call of Duty Blacksmith.

This is hardly a surprise as we mentioned last week that Activision tends to announce the yearly Call of Duty during the first week of May, year after year.

TGC Review: LEGO The Hobbit (PS4)

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Traveller’s Tales is back again with yet another LEGO based title, though this time they’re tackling the realms of Middle Earth with LEGO The Hobbit.

So how does the latest entry fare when stacked up against previous efforts? Not too badly, not too badly at all.

TGC Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (PS4)

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As a long time fan of the Spider-Man games and movies, it’s been a long wait for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, a wait that almost wasn’t worth it.
Beenox has been handling the Spider-Man franchise over the last few years to varying degrees of success.

News: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Out Now, Xbox One Version Available On Xbox Games Store

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 swung into cinemas a couple of weeks ago, and now hot on the trails of the fantastic movie (if you haven’t seen it yet, bookmark this page, run out the house and get yourself to your nearest theatre!) Activision’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game has now released on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PC, Wi U, 3DS and, surprisingly, Microsoft’s Xbox One.

News: Call of Duty 2014 Reveal “Coming Soon”

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Sledgehammer Games has officially started teasing the inevitable Call of Duty 2014.

A few days ago we posted the first screenshot from Call of Duty 2014, a screenshot released by Sledgehammer during a GDC panel. Now the development studio has updated their official website with an image stating “Call of Duty Coming Soon.”

Traditionally, the Call of Duty reveals occur during May, so we can expect to have more news over the next couple of weeks.

News: Mad Max Pushed Back To 2015, New Trailer Released

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Unfortunately Avalanche Studios’ upcoming Mad Max video game has been pushed back from it’s original 2014 release date to 2015.

Warner Bros. has confirmed that once again Mad Max has been pushed back from it’s original release date which will no doubt disappoint those who were looking forward to the first AAA Mad Max video game.

News: Watch Dogs To Feature Season Pass

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Players eager to get their hands on Ubisoft’s upcoming Watch Dogs have been asking all sorts of questions as of late, everything from frame-rate to resolution and of course, whether or not Watch Dogs will feature a Season Pass of some kind.