Nintendo Japan Ceases Wii Production
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Nintendo Japan Ceases Wii Production

Nintendo Japan has officially ceased production of the original Wii console, according to a post on the company’s official website. At the beginning of the month a message on the official website read, ”manufacturing is scheduled to end soon.” That message has now been updated to  ”manufacturing has ended,” meaning that once the remaining Wii consoles on ... Read More»
  • Wii
Quantum Rush – first official online racing event is a success
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Quantum Rush – first official online racing event is a success

Berlin based online games developer GameArt Studio sent out invitations to their first official online event last Wednesday for their new future racer Quantum Rush. The event gave chosen guests from the gaming press the opportunity to check out the first racing mode and compete against each other in exciting races. Editors from the gaming ... Read More»
  • Online
Lady Shiva and Killer Croc Revealed for Batman: Arkham Origins
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Lady Shiva and Killer Croc Revealed for Batman: Arkham Origins

Leaked Batman: Arkham Origins images have revealed the game’s final two assassins who will be hunting Batman throughout Christmas Eve in Gotham City, Lady Shiva and Killer Croc. Lady Shiva is one of the most deadly assassins in the DC Universe and also trained the third Robin, Tim Drake, according to the Batman wiki, and Killer Croc, ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
Uncharted 3 Double XP Event Delayed Until Tuesday
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Uncharted 3 Double XP Event Delayed Until Tuesday

Naughty Dog has confirmed that the planned double XP event for Uncharted 3 will now happen this Tuesday, following a technical issue. The event is set to begin October 22 at 12 p.m. Pacific, and will run until October 29 at the same time. ”This week the Lab will see the return of Lead Uncharted 3 ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
Grand Theft Auto V Holds Off FIFA 14 in UK Chart
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Grand Theft Auto V Holds Off FIFA 14 in UK Chart

Grand Theft Auto V has managed to retain the top spot ahead of FIFA 14 in the UK all formats chart for the week ending October 19. Skylanders: Swap Force debuted at number three. According to retail monitor Chart-Track, Swapforce‘s launch week sales were down 35 percent compared to Skylanders Giants. Pokemon X, Pokemon Y, ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
Grand Theft Auto Online Patch Reduces Repeat Mission Payments
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Grand Theft Auto Online Patch Reduces Repeat Mission Payments

Rockstar has confirmed that the latest Grand Theft Auto V update reduced repeat mission payments in Grand Theft Auto Online by 50 percent, to keep the game balanced and to encourage players to explore all of the content. “We understand players do like to enjoy a mission multiple times, so rather than remove the possibility ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
Xbox One Headset Adapter Required for New Third Party Headsets, Not Out Until 2014
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Xbox One Headset Adapter Required for New Third Party Headsets, Not Out Until 2014

Microsoft’s previously announced third-party headset adapter will also be required for next-gen third-party headsets, not just Xbox 360 ones, and is set to release in 2014. Turtle Beach has announced that its two new next-gen headsets, the XO Four and XO Seven, won’t release until 2014 due to the lack of an adapter. ”Turtle Beach expects to ... Read More»
  • Xbox 360
Amazon.co.uk Customers Offered a Chance to Switch PlayStation 4 Watch Dogs Bundle Pre-orders
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Amazon.co.uk Customers Offered a Chance to Switch PlayStation 4 Watch Dogs Bundle Pre-orders

Did you pre-order your PlayStation 4 Watch Dogs bundle through Amazon.co.uk? Well if you did you’re in luck as Amazon is offering a chance to swap your bundle for one of six others. Amazon reassured fans that they would still receive their PlayStation 4 console on time regardless of whether they choose to switch or ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
Don’t Freak Out! Your Space Rangers HD Steam Copy May Be In Russian
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Don’t Freak Out! Your Space Rangers HD Steam Copy May Be In Russian

GG3 gets news from publisher 1C Company about their latest release. They’ve brought Space Rangers HD: A War Apart to digital platforms. However, some Steam users are left a little confused as the game’s Russian focus transcends the English store page. Don’t worry, there’s a quick fix... Read More»
  • PC Games
Xbox 360 Reaches 80 Million Units Sold Worldwide
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Xbox 360 Reaches 80 Million Units Sold Worldwide

Microsoft has announced that the Xbox 360 has “reached 80 million consoles sold to retailers worldwide,” according to its internal data. Now “sold to retailers” doesn’t mean that these consoles have actually reached customers yet, but retailers wouldn’t buy without demand, so I’m sure they will trickle down eventually. Microsoft also confirmed that, despite being ... Read More»
  • Xbox 360
Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Playable on PlayStation 4 at BlizzCon
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Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Playable on PlayStation 4 at BlizzCon

Blizzard has confirmed that fans will be able to get some hands-on time with the PlayStation 4 version of Diablo III at BlizzCon 2013. Attendees will be among the first to try out the new DualShock 4 controls, which, according to Blizzard, feature ”all-new social features and touchpad technology designed to help keep heroes on focused ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
Grand Theft Auto V Update 1.04 Now Live on PlayStation 3
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Grand Theft Auto V Update 1.04 Now Live on PlayStation 3

Rockstar has released title update 1.04 for Grand Theft Auto V on PlayStation 3, paving the way for the first stimulus package deposit. The 39MB download ”is expected to fix the remaining instances of issues that have caused vehicle purchase loss and will also enable the functionality through which we’ll be providing this GTA$ stimulus cash ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
South Park: The Stick of Truth Pre-order Incentives Detailed
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South Park: The Stick of Truth Pre-order Incentives Detailed

UK and Australian fans who throw down a pre-order for Obsidian’s RPG South Park: The Stick of Truth will receive two free packs of additional content, according to Ubisoft. Players who pre-order from ShopTo (UK) or JB Hi-Fi (Australia) get the The Stick of Truth Ultimate Fellowship pack, which includes the Necromancer Sorcerer costume (bonus fire damage), Ranger ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
Xbox Live Games With Gold to Continue Beyond 2013
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Xbox Live Games With Gold to Continue Beyond 2013

Microsoft has announced that its Games With Gold program is now “an ongoing benefit” and will continue for Xbox Live Gold subscribers beyond 2013. The program was announced back at E3 in June as a limited-time promotion, offering Xbox Live Gold subscribers two free games every month on the 1st and 16th. According to Microsoft, ... Read More»
  • Xbox 360
Sony Officially Confirms DriveClub Delay
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Sony Officially Confirms DriveClub Delay

PlayStation 4′s online-focused racing launch title DriveClub has been officially delayed until early 2014, Sony has confirmed. The game is in development at UK based Evolution studios and was set to be a launch title for the console this November, along with a free PlayStation Plus Edition. Both the full game and PlayStation Plus Edition ... Read More»
  • Playstation 3