You Are Browsing ‘Gaming’ Category

  Dante’s Inferno is a new action adventure video game which is being developed for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 and is due to be released by EA Games in 2010. This stunning video game is based on the Inferno that was featured in the 14th Century Italian epic religious poem Divina Commedia which means Divine Comedy, written by Dante Alighieri. ...

A video gaming company has been accused of being ‘crass and insensitive’ to the feelings of relatives and Iraq war veterans including injured servicemen and Muslims because of a proposed release of a video game. The video game at the centre of the controversy is titled ‘Six Days In Fallujah’ a battle which took place at the end of 2004, which is due to be released by Japanese gaming company Konami next year. The report on the upset caused to war veterans, and the families of those killed or injured was featured in the Telegraph....

A recent survey by a PlayStation3 price comparison site, PS3 price compare.co.uk seems to show that a worryingly high proportion of British men in particular PlayStation3 owners, prefer to play their computer games console than indulge in any bedroom activity with their significant others. The site states that 72% of the 1,130 men questioned in their PlayStation3 video games survey concurred that they would in fact prefer to play a new release video game release than have sex with their partners. The PlayStation3 games resource site also...

Killzone, as a series, began back on what now seems the dim and distant past, on the dim and distant Playstation 2. Its combination of frenetic first-person action and otherworldly setting fused to create a unique and thrilling gaming experience. This was continued on the Playstation consoles little brother the PSP, with Killzone: Liberation, which although changing some of the intrinsic game mechanics of the original Killzone still garnered very high reviews. The original Killzone however did have its problems, with a dodgy framerate,...

Good news for anyone who has been waiting for the latest games console release, the handheld Nintendo DSi is now available and advance orders of the games console are stacking up. There is a whole wealth of new features packed into the much slimmer dimensions of the Nintendo DSi games console, including the dual built in cameras that allow for taking of pictures using any of the 11 different lenses, video chat function, an internal memory for storage of images as well as the additional benefits of being able to use an external SD memory...

The dark and atmospheric Fallout 3 role play game by Betheseda Softworks based in Maryland in the United States has scooped two prestigious awards at the 9th Annual Game Developers Awards. Fallout 3 has been named as winner of the Game of the Year award and also the Best Writing Award, beating serious competition from Grand Theft Auto and Left 4 Dead. The game the third in a series is set in a post world apocalypse backdrop in the year 2277, where the Fallout 3 game player is required to escape from vault 101 in search of his/her father...

Are you continually frustrated that as soon as you get the very ‘latest’ gaming console that a competitor launches another that makes yours seem a has-been? Do you have a gaming console collection, from a wii to a PS3 and everything in-between? Do your wires get crossed and crossed again so that you are sitting a pile of gaming spaghetti trying to untangle them to play your next game? Then you will without doubt be excited about the latest gaming technology named OnLive, a rather insignificant name that hardly does justice to such...

It’s the news that all kids have been waiting for and all parents will attempt to censor from their children. Apparently, according to a recent report, computer and console gaming holds the key to social development and improved social interaction skills. That/’s quite a step from the days when gamers were seen as being social pariahs and outcasts with no friends (I remember the days bitterly). ...

Microsoft has taken the most unusual step of confirming an upcoming price drop after a Tesco page was leaked to the press that shows Xbox 360 prices dropping below those of the Nintendo Wii for the first time. The savings are yet another price drop that will take the cost of the Arcade version will cost just £130, the Premium 60GB hard drive version will drop to £170 and the Elite 120GB hard drive version will cost just £230. The cost of the arcade and premium versions will both be lower than the price of a Nintendo Wii at the end of...

There’s some mumblings on the Internet that Nintendo are to release the DS 2 at the start of next year and that it will feature dual touch screens, rather than a single touch screen and another display, enhanced wide screen displays, and undoubtedly a whole host of other additions, upgrades, and improvements. Nintendo, as is the way with such console related matters, has stated that it’s nothing but rumour but they all say that don’t they? The DS remains one of the most popular games units and this popularity doesn’t...