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As the summer begins to hot up, some of the most anticipated games of the season are getting released. Here are the most important launches in the video games calendar for May 2010. Alan Wake From Remedy, the maker of the Max Payne franchise, comes this psychological action game that plays on various complex themes and takes story telling in gaming to a whole new level. You play the titular character as he attempts to unravel a series of increasingly bizarre and troubling events which surround the sleepy town to which he has retired in...

New figures show that Apple’s new iPad is costing customers in the UK far more than their international contemporaries. European prices for the iPad are much higher than in other regions of the globe and the UK is being hit even harder with high prices for the must-have gadget of the day. ...

This is a great month for computer games with some real heavy hitters being launched in April 2010. We have included screenshots from the new splinter cell conviction game, GTA liberty stories, Street fighter IV, Borderlands, Fifa Word cup 2010, Nier, Dead to rights: retribution, Dementium and monster hunter tri. Which ones will you be spending your cash on this month? Please let us know and tell us if the game was worth the wait. ...

Posted on Feb 5 2010 - 8:59am by Richard Sharp
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Award season is fast approaching and you can check out some of the winners, nominees and no-shows in the latest slew of high definition releases on Blu Ray. Stardust: Special Edition This fantasy-epic was a surprise hit, not only because critics were won over by its charms along with the viewing public. Fairies, magic, fallen stars and Robert De Niro as a flying pirate must surely add up to make fun and entertainment for all the family. ...

As 2010 gets into motion the video game release schedules are starting to look a little more packed and February is going to see some big name updates as well as some brand new franchises getting their first chance at success. Dante’s Inferno Perhaps the first ever game to be based on a classic poem, Dante’s Inferno is going to be a bloody trip into the bowels of hell itself. Taking more than a little inspiration from the God of War series, you will be able to hack and slash your way through various demons and devils in a suitably...

If you have been gifted with a Blu-Ray player this Christmas then you might want to buy some top-notch releases to enjoy in high definition. These are some of the films that are heading to the format in January 2010. The Taking of Pelham 123 This is a breathless thriller which is rarely seen in today’s fantasy-obsessed movie market. Remade from a classic, this sees Tony Scott behind the camera and the anti very much upped. John Travolta plays a ruthless villain who hijacks a New York subway train and Denzel Washington is the average-Joe...

As the Christmas period is over and January 2010 begins you might think that the video game industry would slow down a little having spent all of its big releases in the run up to the festive season. However, if you check out the list of all the great games that are set to be released this month you might change your mind. Bayonetta This is a very exciting release for fans of violence, action and supernatural witches with guns. Created by the team behind the hugely popular Devil May Cry series, Bayonetta follows the trials and tribulations...

Posted on Dec 20 2009 - 11:08pm by Richard Sharp
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Iphone Apps Of The Month December 2009 The iPhone is the undisputed king of the mobile world, thanks largely to the huge community of developers who slave away to produce outstanding applications and games. If you are hoping to get an iPhone in your stocking this year then you might like to know which apps are going to be available to download, so check out the top 10 iPhone apps for December. ...

December is often the month when the summer’s big blockbusters finally come to the small screen and what better way to enjoy the cinematic delights they hold than in high definition on the Blu-Ray format? Here are the best films getting released before Christmas 2009. Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen It is arguable that unless you are going to see this film in high definition you probably should not bother getting it at all. This is largely because most of the action is so frenetic that it is impossible to work out just what...

As Christmas approaches and thoughts turn to what to do during the dark days after the food-induced comas have worn off, most will turn to video games in order to stave off the boredom. The line up of games released before the festive season is always excellent, so let us dive straight into the fun and frolics. Tony Hawk Ride Since this is the billionth game in a slowly declining series, its developers have chosen to take a very different approach to what has traditionally been an arcade-style affair. They’ve ditched the ridiculous...