God Of War wins Game of the Year, Red Dead Redemption 2 wins four at Game Awards

PlayStation exclusive video game God Of War has been named game of the year at the industry’s prestigious Game Awards. Red Dead Redemption 2, the latest game by Grand Theft Auto creator Rockstar Games was the biggest winner on the night, picking up four awards, including best narrative and best performance for Roger Clark’s role…

Sony unveil PS4 Playstation 20th anniversary edition

It is 20 years ago today that the original Playstation went on sale in Japan and to celebrate Sony is releasing a limited edition PS4, recoloured to resemble that of the original console. The console and controller also featured the Playstation's signature Square/Triangle/Circle/Cross symbols embossed across it - for an extra level of class. The…

Now you can get a Transformer that turns into the original PlayStation

Check this out. We're not sure why it exists, but a Japanese company is offering an Optimus Prime Transformer toy that rather than turn into a car, turns into an original PlayStation: Available now on this Japanese website, for 10,800 Japanese Yen (about £61, or $99) it appears to be linked to the Transformers 30th…

PS4 nearly didn’t get a built-in hard drive

Sony briefly considered not including a hard drive in the PS4, it has emerged. The PS4's lead architect, Mark Cerny has been speaking at the Develop 2014 conference, and dropped this nugget - according to the Daily Star, of all places. The alternative was apparently to use a more limited flash memory, for save games…

Sony to stream its E3 press conference in US cinemas

It's ostensibly a trade show, but the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo in LA always generate a lot of buzz among games consumers. Now, to cater for that enthusiasm, Sony has decided this year to give gamers the option of watching…

FIFA 14 gets World Cup mode on PS4 and Xbox One

Gamers were disappointed when EA decided not to release 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. So they should now be a little bit happier with the announcement that EA is going to update FIFA 14…

Watch Dogs 'sets record for pre-orders'

Ubisoft says the new open-world revenge thriller Watch Dogs is the most pre-ordered new game in the company's history. While its didn't disclose the actual numbers, the company said the game's "strong pre-orders are a clear indication of players' anticipation…

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…

iOS & Android overtaking Portable Gaming Market

It comes as no surprise that the continued rise of smartphones and tablets is having a significant impact on the world and the technology industry. One in five people across the globe now own a smartphone whilst one in…