Category Archives: Handhelds

Rumour: Borderlands Developer Working on AAA Game, Comedy & Satirical Writers Being Hired; Borderlands 3?

Borderlands has become quite the successful little franchise for 2K and developer Gearbox Studios; they’ve churned out three full games, a few expansion packs and have even been honored by having Telltale Games work their storytelling magic on the …

Video: PS Exclusive Samurai Warriors 4-II Gets New Action Packed Promo Movie

Fans of Tecmo Koei’s hack-and-slash Samurai Warriors series will be more than chuffed to see the brand new promo video that Sony Japan has released today.

The new clip, which you can see below, is chock full of splendid …

News: Syphon Filter Actor Lists ‘Syphon Filter: Spy Wars’ On CV, Cancelled Game Or Future Release?

There’s been an overwhelming response from the gaming community to the recent rumours that Sony Bend are bringing back Gabe Logan and the Syphon Filter franchise with many hardcore fans still itching to know what happened to the action-hero …

Strange: Whoops, Amazon China Makes A Massive Error With Xbox One Listing

Oh dear, Microsoft’s faithful followers in China won’t be happy with Amazon’s blunder within the Xbox One listing.

The online retailer has begun selling the Xbox One in China, thanks to the Chinese government’s decision to allow video-game consoles …

News: Latest PS Vita Update 3.36 Removes Core File Exploit, No More Custom Bubbles

The latest PS Vita update, version 3.36, has been released for the nifty little handheld with the usual notes of “system stability.”

However, nefarious hackers who look to exploit the system for various reasons have found that the latest …

News: Broforce Probably Won’t Be Ready Before E3; Dev Gives Insight Into Harsh World Of Indie Games

Broforce may not be coming to the Xbox One, not straight away at any rate, but it’s still set to release later on this year for the PS4, PS Vita, PC and Mac.

If you’re a PC player then …

News: Syphon Filter Dev: New Game Would Have To Be “Fresh”; Mentions Reboot, Genre Expansion & Storyline

The Syphon Filter series is something that PlayStation die-hard hold very dearly to their hearts. Rightfully so, they’re cracking games and even the PSP versions hold their own against the PSOne originals.

There have been whisperings, rumours and murmurs …

News: PS4/PS Vita Exclusive ‘Flame Over’ Gets Rated; Release Date Imminent?

Cast your mind back to August of 2013 and you may remember a little title named ‘Flame Over’ being announced by Laughing Jackal, the same guys who brought us the gory OMG-Z for the PS3, PS Vita, PSP and …

News: Telltale’s Game of Thrones Episode 2 Gets PEGI Rating Ahead Of Imminent Release

The second episode in Telltale’s Game of Thrones series has been rated by the Pan European Game Information ahead of it’s expected January release date, indicating it may soon be available for purchase.

The second episode, titled Episode 2: …

News: Nintendo Abandons Virtual Console Trademark

Nintendo games consoles date back over 20 years and have a rich library of games that still warrant a place in today’s gaming culture.

Hence, the Virtual Console was born. For those not in the know, the Virtual Console …

News: PS Vita Exclusive Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart A Little Raunchy; Boob Squeezing & Bums

If you like ogling female video characters then you’ll probably want to be picking up Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart when it releases exclusively on the PS Vita next month.

A recent rating for the RPG/strategy title reveals that …

News: Upcoming PS4 Space Shooter ‘Super Stardust Ultra’ Rated For Multiplatform Release – Incoming Release?

Super Stardust Ultra was announced for the PS4 late last year on the PlayStation Blog, but since then we’ve had no word on a release date.

We were told that Super Stardust Ultra will be releasing “early 2015″ for …

News: Dead Space Developers’ New Multi-Platform Game ‘Omaha’ Leaked

Update: We’ve received a few emails from readers suggesting that ‘Omaha’ may be Battlefield: Hardline and that the rating is for the upcoming shooter. It’s certainly a possibility, but as of right now we cant be sure, so take …

News: PC Exclusive Combat Flight-Sim IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad Coming To Consoles?

If you’re itching for a decent combat flight-simulator for the PS4 or Xbox One then the chances are you’re still scratching away – there’s just nothing out there at the moment.

However, that itch may be about to get …

Rumour: XSEED’s Classic Action-RPG ‘Brandish: The Dark Revenant’ May Be Going Multi-Platform

Way back in the days of the Super Nintendo Entertainment System there was a charming little RPG known as ‘Brandish.’ Actually, tell a lie – it was first released on the primitive PC platform before being ported to the …

News: PS Now Getting PS1/PS2 Games, No Plans For Annual Sub, Saves Are Cloud Based & More

PlayStation Now was officially unveiled today by Sony, much to the applause of PS4 owners who will be able to start their free 7-day trial come January 13th.

However, the PlayStation blog post didn’t cover everything. Many eager players …

News: PlayStation Now Subscription Details Released; Pricing & Games Included

Today the fine folks over at the North American PlayStation Blog saw fit to bless us with some new information on the PlayStation Now subscription service, including the pricing plans and a taste of what games to expect.

The …

News: Joe Danger 2: The Movie Rated For PS Vita, Release Incoming?

Joe Danger released last year on the PS Vita after a very successful release on the PS3, Xbox 360, PC and even mobile devices.

Back in August of 2014, Hello Games did tease that there would be more news …

News: Huge 3DS Emulator Breakthrough; Boots Ocarina of Time, Screens Inside

Emulation is a great way to play the older games of yesteryear, but there are always those who will strive to emulate current consoles.

The Nintendo DS is still pretty popular around the world yet there are multiple emulators …

Feature: Predictions For 2015: New Nintendo Console, PS Vita’s Rising & Syphon Filter

2014 is still pretty fresh in our minds – we’re still dating cheques with 2014 – but 2015 looks set to be a formidable year in gaming.

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Rumour has it that Nintendo are readying up to release a new …

News: Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 Gets A Teaser Website Update

The Five Nights at Freddy’s games can officially take the title of “fastest sequel,” after the initial release receiving a follow-up just a couple of months later, something Ubisoft, Activision and EA could only dream of.

Despite being pushed …

News: The Smurfs Will Get You Chopping Wood, Flying Planes & More On Nintendo 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS will be getting a new game in the form of The Smurfs, according to a new rating by the ESRB.

Those loveable rogues will be getting up to their usual antics on the Nintendo 3DS, …

Rumour: GTA V Los Santos City Stories In The Works?

Since GTA V released on the PS3 and Xbox 360 we’ve all been wondering when we’d see some meaty single-player DLC. We’ve had a plethora of multiplayer-related download content but as of yet we’re still waiting on Rockstar to …

Deals: PS Vita LittleBigPlanet Plus 16GB Memory Card For £99.99

If you’ve not picked up a PS Vita yet but are planning to do so in the near future then you’ll want in on this fantastic deal.

UK supermarket Sainsbury’s is currently selling the PS Vita with LittleBigPlanet and …

News: Xbox One Services Partially Restored Whilst PSN Users Still Struggle To Get Online

It’s been a hectic couple of days for the technicians over at Microsoft and Sony after the – pardon the crude language on this occasion – arseholes known as Lizard Squad claimed responsibility for taking down both service on …

News: 9gag Releases First Game: Redhead Redemption

There’s a new zombie shooter out this Christmas from the guys behind one of the worlds most popular websites: 9gag.

The game, Redhead Redemption, is out now on Android devices and can be downloaded for free from the Google …

News: No Nudity In Telltale’s Game of Thrones Episode 2, Will Feature “Moderate” Sexual Themes

Telltale Games’ Game of Thrones series got off to a good start earlier this month with the first episode in the six-part game series gaining high praise from players and critics.

One aspect that some players feel a little …

News: Sony Looking To Protect Customers From Further Hacks With New Security Standards

Sony hasn’t had the best of times recently, what with all the bad press they’ve received after numerous attacks directed at the PSN over the last few years as well as the recent attacks by Kim Jong-Un and his …

Rewind Review: Rocky Balboa (PSP)

Back in 2007 Ubisoft released Rocky Balboa for Sony’s first portable handheld console the PSP, capitalizing on the newly refreshed interest in the Rocky franchise after the successful release of Stallone’s final installment with Rocky Balboa.

So, how is …