Revealed: Top 15 games franchises of all time

From the simplicity of Alexey Pajitnov’s Tetris to the vivid realms of Pokémon and Lego, every gamer has a franchise they will always be loyal to. Chris Price takes a look at some the biggest and best gaming franchises to date.  Whether it’s a first-person shooter, a platform series or a sports game, the development of video games has produced…

Optic gaming takes crown at Call of Duty World League Dallas Open

The CWL Dallas Open, hosted by Major League Gaming Corp., has concluded after a nail-biting competition with OpTiC Gaming claiming the top place finish. Teams eUnited, Faze Clan and Splyce rounded out the top four spots at the end of a hard fought three-day tournament at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, TX.…

Optic wins Call of Duty World League, Paris Open

The road to the 2017 Championship of the Call of Duty World League (CWL) Presented by PlayStation4 has continued with a big win from OpTic Gaming, earning themselves the lion's share of the $100,000 prize pot. FaZe Clan, Rise Nation and Infused rounded out the top spots after three days of intense competition at CWL…

Yet more Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC on the way

You've got to hand it to Activision - it sure knows how to milk a franchise until its udders are raw and bloody. Check out the above trailer for CODAW's "Ascendance" DLC, which will be hitting PS4, PS3 and PC on 30th April (not Xbox for some reason). Here's how the press release describes the…

WATCH: Call of Duty Black Ops III teaser

Its official - this year's Call of Duty release will be the third instalment in the Black Ops series - which we haven't seen since 2012. Activision has released the trailer above, but it doesn't give much away gameplay-wise (though I'm sure you can guess what it will be like). The game will apparently be…

WATCH: Call of Duty Exo-Zombies Infection Trailer

A new trailer for the latest CODAW DLC has just hit and features John Malkovich, Bill Paxton, Rose McGowan, and Jon Bernthal playing the starring roles in Exo Zombies. It certainly looks very exciting - let's hope the gameplay lives up to it!

Fans urge Activision to re-release a remastered Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Whilst we might be despairing at 273,000 people wanting to re-instate Jeremy Clarkson, another petition is also gathering steam: 91,000 people (at the time of writing) want a new version of Modern Warfare 2. The game is perhaps best known for the controversial "No Russian" mission. The 2009 shooter was released…

Is Advanced Warfare not selling as well as Ghosts?

Oh dear - despite stepping things up a notch critically, it seems that this year's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare isn't performing as well as last year's Ghosts. The conventional thinking had been that AW is an an improvement on Call of Duty: Ghosts, and critically it does seem to be (thanks, Kevin Spacey) -…

WATCH: Advanced Warfare Zombies Trailer

We heard rumours about this last month, but it has now been officially confirmed by Activision that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is getting zombie DLC. Exo-Zombies is apparently a "survival co-op experience" and will be released next year. You can watch the trailer above.

The Digest: Russian webcam spies… and 4 other things people are talking about today

[nextpage title="Next"] Russian webcam spy site 'may take time to shut down' | The Telegraph "A Russian website allowing voyeurs to watch people in their homes via their own webcams may take some time to shut down, the Information Commissioner has warned. Images of children's bedrooms and views into family living rooms and kitchens can…