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WATCH: Spider-Man in GTA4 mod is seriously impressive

Spider-Man, Spider-Man, does whatever… umm, Niko and Roman can do, I guess. A new fan-made mod for Grand Theft Auto IV has added Spider-Man into the mix. GTA IV may be getting on a bit now, but coders Bob Lester and JulioNIB are still hard at work playing with it. The game is home to an extensive and serious modding …

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James O'MalleyWATCH: Spider-Man in GTA4 mod is seriously impressive
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Let’s admit it: Destiny isn’t wowing us so far.

Last Thursday at 6pm the switch was flipped and thousands of PS4 players were granted access to the playable beta of Destiny, the forthcoming massively-multiplayer shooter from Bungie. And here’s the thing… is it really that impressive? Obviously this puzzlement should be heavily caveated with the fact that it is called a game beta for a reason: Rather than wait …

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James O'MalleyLet’s admit it: Destiny isn’t wowing us so far.
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Flappy Bird comes to… the Apple II

Flappy Bird took the world by storm when it found fame in the app store last year… but was soon pulled by the creator who was overwhelmed by its overnight popularity. But the good news is that if you’re still yearning for your Flappy fix, and the million clones don’t appeal… how about digging out your old Apple II? A …

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James O'MalleyFlappy Bird comes to… the Apple II
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Sony plans PS4 re-releases of classics to lure in Wii users

Sony are planning to re-release more of its archive on the PS4 in a bid to attract players who were Wii owners during the previous console generation, says Sony Computer Entertainment chief Andrew House. According to Eurogamer, House has been speaking at the Develop conference in Brighton, where he said: “I hesitate to say this because I know committed gamers …

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James O'MalleySony plans PS4 re-releases of classics to lure in Wii users
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Google bring Ingress augmented reality game to iPhone and iPad

Google has released a version of its augmented reality game, Ingress, on the iOS app store. That’s right: Google make games too, apparently. Ingress is an augmented reality game where you must travel on foot around physical space in order to ‘capture’ different neighbourhoods and gather resources. The game takes places globally too – with the world carved up into …

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James O'MalleyGoogle bring Ingress augmented reality game to iPhone and iPad
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(Almost) hands-on with Assassin’s Creed: Unity – and more on the lack of playable women characters (UPDATED)

Update (17:14): In a piece of excellent timing, to celebrate Bastille Day Ubisoft has released a brand new trailer. Watch it below. Last week I got a chance to not quite play a demo of Assassin’s Creed: Unity, but rather watch one of the game’s developers play through the demo of the game that was shown at E3 last month. …

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James O'Malley(Almost) hands-on with Assassin’s Creed: Unity – and more on the lack of playable women characters (UPDATED)

Thomas Was Alone comes to iPad

The minimalist indie puzzle platformer Thomas Was Alone, which won author and columnist Danny Wallace a BAFTA games award for his narration, is now available for the iPad. Game developer Mike Bithell told Eurogamer that he created an iPad version…

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Stuart O'ConnorThomas Was Alone comes to iPad