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The Eight Best Sequels Of All Time

Written by Jon Sutton on 26 July 2014 at 16:58

Few forms of entertainment are as littered with sequels as the videogame. In a world where creating a huge new franchise can cost upwards of a half a billion dollars, it’s perhaps a little understandable that most publishers aren’t too keen on taking big risks.

You need only cast your eye over the lunacy of Final Fantasy XV (!?) and the nineteen Call of Duty games created so far to understand that publishers like the familiar. Watch Dogs and Destiny are the oddities, not the norm, and in general the world looks forward to a much-loved franchise rather than an unknown nobody. Sequels aren’t all bad though, and some are without doubt the best games in the world, so we thought we’d take a look at what we believe are some of the most improved sequels ever… [More]

Weekly News Round Up - 26/07/2014

Written by Katie Allen on 26 July 2014 at 15:00

With ComicCon taking place this week in San Diego, California, and the quiet month of July drawing to a close, it’s been a busier week in the GD news department.

In case you missed any of the big stories this week, we’ve rounded up our top weekly articles to make sure you don’t miss any of the tech and gaming gossip… [More]

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6Far Cry 4 Nov-20-2014
7FIFA 15 Sep-23-2014
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Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor Release Date Brought Forward A Week

Written by Stuart Thomas on 26 July 2014 at 13:00

Warner Bros has announced that it is moving the releasing of Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor ahead, releasing a week earlier than anticipated.

Previously scheduled to launch on October 7th, the hectic launch schedule on that day has inevitably encouraged Warner to push Shadow of Mordor ahead a little in order to beat the rush… [More]

Fallout: New Vegas Director Says Fallout Online Would Have Interesting Potential

Written by Katie Allen on 26 July 2014 at 11:00

Josh Sawyer - director of Fallout: New Vegas - has said he would love the chance to return to the series, and that he sees the potential for an online, MMO title based on the Fallout universe.

Speaking with press, he said there were some “interesting” things that could happen with Fallout as an MMO, stating that an online version of Fallout had “potential”... [More]

Latest Hyrule Warriors Trailer Shows Just How Outlandish The Zelda Spin-Off Is

Written by Jon Sutton on 26 July 2014 at 09:00

A new Hyrule Warriors trailer has arrived, showcasing how truly ridiculous Tecmo Koei’s upcoming reimagining of The Legend of Zelda universe is going to be.

Squawling guitars shriek out the iconic soundtrack while Link, Midna and co are taking down hundreds of on-screen enemies in one fell swoop with screen filling attacks. Hyrule Warriors swaps Zelda’s normally slow-paced and methodical combat for ridiculously over-the-top action drawing heavily on the Dynasty Warriors series for inspiration… [More]

Bungie Opens Destiny Beta To Everyone

Written by Jon Sutton on 25 July 2014 at 17:26

Bungie has opened up the last few days of the Destiny beta to everyone, dropping the need to redeem beta codes at midnight last night.

Now all PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 owners can bring their respective servers crashing down in a cataclysmic boom of desperation. All of the owners can grab the beta from their respective console stores and, once they’ve completed a hefty 13GB download, begin blasting away like a sci-fi loon in Old Russia… [More]

Titanfall Frontiers Edge DLC Dated And Detailed

Written by Stuart Thomas on 25 July 2014 at 16:15

Respawn has officially announced that the Titanfall Frontier’s Edge DLC will be arriving on July 31st, packing three new maps exploring the edges of Titanfall’s sci-fi world.

Frontier’s Edge is the second of three planned map pack for Respawn’s shooter, and includes Export, Dig Site and Haven, as well as ushering in the new Titanfall Black Market feature. This allows players to purchase Titan Insignias and Burn Cards using an in-game currency… [More]

Rumour: Google Signs Off On Its Acquisition Of Twitch

Written by Stuart Thomas on 25 July 2014 at 15:00

It’s not exactly official yet, but rumours from the tech world suggest that Google may have officially signed off on its rumoured acquisition of Twitch.

There has been talk of this deal for months, so it should come as too much of a surprise. The site is now big business; allegedly the fourth biggest site in the US in terms of peak traffic… [More]

The Sims 4 System Requirements

Written by Jon Sutton on 25 July 2014 at 13:27

The Sims are finally back , five long years after the last main game in the series. The Sims 4 looks to make the series more in-depth and involving than ever before, offering up some of the most powerful creation tools the franchise has ever seen.

In The Sims 4 you can grant your sims deeper, more realistic personalities that opens up a whole new world of possibility for their interactions, while budding architects can get to grips with the impressive-looking new tools at their disposal, allowing them to tweak every aspect to piece together their dream house. All these new features come at a cost though, and of course The Sims 4 is a little more demanding than its predecessor. To find out how much more read on to check out the official Sims 4 system requirements... [More]

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