Yoshi Circuit announced for first Mario Kart 8 DLC

The first DLC pack for Wii U game Mario Kart 8 is due out next month and Nintendo have confirmed a fan favourite track from the Gamecube as one of the courses.

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Advanced Warfare – Multiplayer Reveal Trailer


It’s that time of year again. In two weeks time one of the biggest, if not THE biggest, gaming franchises will yet again bless us with its latest chapter in the Call of Duty universe.   It would seem that this iteration of CoD will once again divide the gaming community as it looks to embrace everything that people both love and hate about it. …

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Blow things up to get free bunny headphones in Sunset Overdrive

Microsoft and Insomniac Games’ Sunset Overdrive is coming to Xbox One this month, so what better way to celebrate than by blowing things up and winning a free piece of DLC?

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Just Dance World Cup reaches final 20

With Just Dance 2015 just around the corner, the Ubisoft Just Dance Championship is heading to Paris for its final 20 dancers to dance off. The event, held on October 30th to November 1st, will be streamed live on Twitch and Dailymotion. As the home of the ESWC, France will give a special welcome to their players and the eight best French dancers from online …

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LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Behind-The-Scenes Trailer released.


Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have revealed that Conan O’Brien, Stephen Amell and Kevin Smith have joined the voice-acting cast of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. Normally I would expect these videos to be all like “Look who we’ve got everybody!!”, but  in this case I was a bit non-plussed about what the trailer is trying to achieve. Let’s look at this one by one.  

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Assassin’s Creed Rogue Story Trailer – The best is yet to come?

Ubisoft have released the story trailer for its new Assassin’s Creed, Rogue, the last game on PS3 and 360 that bookends the current series and paves the way for the Next Gen Assassin’s Creed Unity.

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Minecraft PS Vita Edition available on PSN on Wednesday 15th October

The wait is finally over for Minecraft on Playstation Vita.  Those looking for both the digital and physical releases will soon be able to get their hands on a copy of the impressive block building game.

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Review: Shadow of Mordor

Lord of the Rings games have traditionally been a bit short on living up to their novel and film counterparts, so I had little hope before last week that Shadow of Mordor would do otherwise.  Perhaps it’s the lack of that Lord Of the Rings moniker, but Warner Bros latest game has somehow given the eye of Sauron the slip and proved to be a …

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LEGO Ninjago Nindroids Review


Horse walks into a bar. Bartender says “So, why the long face?” Horse reaches into his saddle and shows him his copy of LEGO Ninjago Nindroids for Nintendo 3DS. Bartender says “Oh, I see.” There is a harsh truth in this world and it is this: Not All LEGO Video Games Are Good. Some are, it would appear, downright awful. Considering its highly successful pedigree, …

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Shaking things up with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare ‘Power Changes Everything’ Trailer

Activision’s Call of Duty series heads in to the near future and promises to re-invent the series in Advanced Warfare.

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