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Xbox Live’s free Games with Gold for November

Xbox Live’s free Games with Gold for November

 

Microsoft has announced its three Games with Gold title for the month of November for the Xbox One and older Xbox 360 console which will see Xbox Live Gold customers get their hands on some free content.

Three games are available across the two consoles, with Xbox 360 Gold users getting access to 2008’s …

How To – Change Themes on PS4

How To – Change Themes on PS4

Now that all bugs following the PS4 2.0 firmware appear to be settled down and access to the PlayStation Network is up and available it may now be time to try out one of the cool new features promised by the update – Changing the PS4 Theme.

To change your theme follow these steps:

From …

Zombie Stormroopers Invade Star Wars Commander

Zombie Stormroopers Invade Star Wars Commander

Disney Interactive has revealed that a zombie outbreak will invade our favourite ‘Galaxy Far, Far Away’ in an upcoming update to its mobile app game Star Wars: Commander!

The limited time campaign for Star Wars: Commander – which is aptly titled ‘The Sickness’ – will launch on Thursday 30th October, just in time for …

UPDATED: PS4 2.0 Update Rolls out – PSN Goes Down For Some

UPDATED: PS4 2.0 Update Rolls out – PSN Goes Down For Some

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Sony has now acknowledged the PSN issues which have been affecting the PS4 system since update 2.0 went available this morning and PlayStation Community manager Chris Owen reports: “There is a little bit of network instability at the moment, engineers are investigating”.

We’re no nearer to knowing a timescale on a resolution to the …

Xbox One to get a $50 price cut in the US – What about the UK?

Xbox One to get a $50 price cut in the US – What about the UK?

If there is one thing that will add fuel to the 2014 Christmas console wars, it’s a good old price cut, and our Xbox One-less cousins over in the US should be rejoicing if they are expecting a XB1 under the Christmas tree, as the Console will be seeing a $50 price drop over the …

PS4 2.0 ‘Masamune’ software to be released October 28th

PS4 2.0 'Masamune' software to be released October 28th

Last week, Sony detailed its incoming PlayStation 4’s 2.0 system software update that will be landing in the coming weeks, but whilst the company released the info of what’s n the update, they didn’t tell us when we would get the update.

That was last week though, as today Sony has announced that the PS4 …

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

We are all awaiting the release of the Halo Masterchief collection on Xbox One next month, but on top of the news that we will be able to play all of our old and favourite Halo games re-mastered, is the tantalising idea that next year, we will also be playing a new Halo game, in …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare recommended PC system specs

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare recommended PC system specs

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare recommended system specs revealed

We had already seen the minimum specs required to play Activisions’ latest instalment of the ever growing Call of Duty series, Activision kindly revealed these to us last week, they’re pretty steep alone. We now have the recommended specifications courtesy of Steam, if you’re packing a …

Microsoft Devs Mock Sony on Twitter After PSN Font Fail

Microsoft Devs Mock Sony on Twitter After PSN Font Fail

A typeface designed for Xbox One title Sunset Overdrive has been used in a Sony PSN advert creating all kinds of amusement from the devs behind Microsoft’s latest exclusive.

The font fail appears on the PlayStation Store’s promotion for its Sale of the Dead – a selection of Halloween treats for PSN users which includes …

BBC and Doctor Who Teach Kids Computer Skills in New Game

BBC and Doctor Who Teach Kids Computer Skills in New Game

As part of BBC’s Make it Digital campaign children will be able to help The Doctor by learning basic computer coding to command a rogue Dalek in a new online game.


In the game, called The Doctor and The Dalek young fans of the Beeb’s longstanding sci-fi series Doctor Who will be encouraged to use …