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Nintendo Switch 2: cheaper model, power upgrades and more
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Nintendo Switch 2: cheaper model, power upgrades and more

Budget version of the new console may be around the corner
18 Apr 2019
Xbox One S All-Digital Edition: everything you need to know
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Xbox One S All-Digital Edition: everything you need to know

Disc-less console arrives in less than a month’s time – here are all the details
17 Apr 2019
Google Yeti: PS4 and Xbox One rival may appear next week
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Google Yeti: PS4 and Xbox One rival may appear next week

Rumours are rife about the unveiling of the video game streaming service
15 Mar 2019
Apex Legends vs. Fortnite: what’s the difference?
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Apex Legends vs. Fortnite: what’s the difference?

The two free-to-play games are hugely popular - here’s how they compare
8 Mar 2019
Sexual assault simulator banned from Steam
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Sexual assault simulator banned from Steam

Developer Desk Plant is seeking another platform for its controversial game
7 Mar 2019
PS Vita discontinued: can handheld gaming survive?
PS Vita
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PS Vita discontinued: can handheld gaming survive?

Sony withdraws its last portable system from sale
5 Mar 2019
Dead or Alive 6: has it finally grown up?
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Dead or Alive 6: has it finally grown up?

After a four-year break, Team Ninja’s beat ’em up series returns to console and PC
1 Mar 2019
Dirt Rally 2.0: a brutal but rewarding rally simulator
Dirt Rally
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Dirt Rally 2.0: a brutal but rewarding rally simulator

A guide to this year’s biggest racing game
26 Feb 2019
Anthem: critics turn on ‘disappointing’ Destiny rival
Anthem
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Anthem: critics turn on ‘disappointing’ Destiny rival

Mass Effect creator’s futuristic open-world adventure misses the mark
22 Feb 2019
Nintendo Direct: Super Mario Maker 2, Fire Emblem and more
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Nintendo Direct: Super Mario Maker 2, Fire Emblem and more

The biggest announcements from last night’s keynote
14 Feb 2019
Do violent video games make teenagers more aggressive?
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Do violent video games make teenagers more aggressive?

New study finds no link between on-screen violence and real-world antisocial behaviour
13 Feb 2019
Is the Nintendo Switch losing momentum?
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Is the Nintendo Switch losing momentum?

Shares fall as Japanese games giant cuts sales targets
1 Feb 2019
Teen caught paying £8 for PS4 by self-scanning it as fruit
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Teen caught paying £8 for PS4 by self-scanning it as fruit

The 19-year-old was caught when he tried to repeat his offence
31 Jan 2019
Is internet addiction real?
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Is internet addiction real?

Up to 8% of Americans ‘diagnosed’ as growing digital dependency spawns host of new treatment programmes
29 Jan 2019
Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe: is it time for a change?
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Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe: is it time for a change?

Nintendo’s popular 2D platformer arrives today. Here’s what we think of it
11 Jan 2019
Gaming now bigger than music and video combined
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Gaming now bigger than music and video combined

Fifa 19, Red Dead Redemption 2 and Call of Duty all sold 1m-plus copies in 2018
3 Jan 2019
The best video games coming out in 2019
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The best video games coming out in 2019

Players can look forward to a host of top new titles
27 Dec 2018
Fortnite: how teenage hackers are making thousands
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Fortnite: how teenage hackers are making thousands

One boy earned £1,500 in a matter of weeks by selling stolen online accounts
21 Dec 2018
Will Red Dead Redemption 2 launch on the Nintendo Switch?
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Will Red Dead Redemption 2 launch on the Nintendo Switch?

Japanese game giant explains why the Wild West game isn’t on its console
12 Dec 2018
The Game Awards: the key announcements you may have missed
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The Game Awards: the key announcements you may have missed

‘God of War’ is game of the year and ‘Fallout: New Vegas’ follow-up is on its way
7 Dec 2018
Red Dead Redemption 2 review: was it worth the wait?
Red Dead Redemption 2
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Red Dead Redemption 2 review: was it worth the wait?

Rockstar’s ‘landmark’ new open-world adventure heads to the Wild West
27 Nov 2018
Cyber Monday 2018: Amazon UK’s best deals on tech
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Cyber Monday 2018: Amazon UK’s best deals on tech

From speakers to gaming wheels, here are the best discounts from this year’s bonanza
26 Nov 2018
Black Friday gaming deals: early offers consoles and games
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Black Friday gaming deals: early offers consoles and games

From superheroes to western epics, there are already big discounts on this year’s top titles
21 Nov 2018
Fallout 76 reviews: a ‘frustrating’ return to the wasteland
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Fallout 76 reviews: a ‘frustrating’ return to the wasteland

Critics label the open-world adventure game ‘a social experiment’
20 Nov 2018
Fallout: West Virginia declares Reclamation Day a real event
Fallout 76
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Fallout: West Virginia declares Reclamation Day a real event

One of the year’s biggest titles is now on sale. Here’s what you need to know
15 Nov 2018
Fallout 76: beta period extended after bug deletes 50GB game
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Fallout 76: beta period extended after bug deletes 50GB game

Problems reported as fans count down to full release date
31 Oct 2018
ePremier League: how it works, registration and key dates
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ePremier League: how it works, registration and key dates

All 20 clubs in English football’s top-flight will feature in the Fifa 19 tournament
10 Oct 2018
Fortnite: Sony confirms cross-play support on PS4
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Fortnite: Sony confirms cross-play support on PS4

Gamers on different consoles can now play against each other online
26 Sep 2018
Forza Horizon 4: a must-own for racing fans on the Xbox One
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Forza Horizon 4: a must-own for racing fans on the Xbox One

Open world racer features dynamic seasons and cars fit for an international spy
25 Sep 2018
Red Dead Redemption 2: first reviews, pre-orders and release
Red Dead Redemption 2
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Red Dead Redemption 2: first reviews, pre-orders and release

Rockstar’s western epic launches in October
24 Sep 2018
Leicester’s Christian Fuchs talks esports, Fifa and Fortnite
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Leicester’s Christian Fuchs talks esports, Fifa and Fortnite

Premier League winner launched his own esports team in June
19 Sep 2018
PlayStation Classic: price, UK release date and games list
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PlayStation Classic: price, UK release date and games list

Sony’s retro console takes on Nintendo’s Classic Mini series
19 Sep 2018
Nintendo Switch Online: release date, games list and pricing
Nintendo Switch Online
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Nintendo Switch Online: release date, games list and pricing

The Japanese games giant’s first subscription service launches tomorrow
18 Sep 2018
Fortnite addiction ‘behind 5% of UK divorces’ this year
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Fortnite addiction ‘behind 5% of UK divorces’ this year

New report says digital revolution is growing contributor to marriage breakdowns
17 Sep 2018
Marvel’s Spider-Man: the best PS4 game of the year?
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Marvel’s Spider-Man: the best PS4 game of the year?

Critics hail Insomniac’s ‘authentic’ and ‘heartfelt’ take on the superhero series
14 Sep 2018
TimeSplitters to return after 13-year hiatus?
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TimeSplitters to return after 13-year hiatus?

Koch Media hints at new title designed for ‘today’s gaming audience’
15 Aug 2018