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Battlefield Hardline Release Date Announced

EA have announced that Battlefield Hardline will launch in North America on March 17th 2015 and 19th March in Europe. he cops and robbers inspired spin-off from developer Visceral was due to launch this month but was put back after the Beta feedback rolled in. This news came as part of the EA fiscal 2014 2nd quarter results which saw a record revenue stream of $1.22 billion compared to last year&#... »

Game of Throne's To Hit Gaming Scene Later This Year

Telltale's Game of Thrones adaptation will premiere later this year. The studio's community manager and PR specialist Laura Perusco tweeted, “No specific release date announced yet, but I can confirm that the season IS premiering later this year. Telltale previously teased the following pictures that devoted fans have suggested are a reference to Stannis Baratheon's travels to... »

Call of Duty: Ghosts Season 3 Won By NV

The final Call of Duty: Ghosts MLG tournament has come to end today with Team EnVyUs winning the MLG Pro League Season 3 playoffs with $30,000 prize. This is the first MLG LAN event win for Team EnVyUs as an organization. @NobleProGaming never won a game after a fantastic streak landing them in the final as under-dogs so well done guys, placing 2nd! Here’s the placings from the event: Team E... »

Total Xbox console sales hit 2.4 million during Microsoft’s Q1 FY15

Microsoft announced today its Q1 fiscal year 2015 financial results with the news that total Xbox console sales hit 2.4 million for the period. According to Microsoft, that’s 102% growth in unit sales. The Xbox brand is part of the Devices and Consumer division, which saw a 47% increase in revenue of $10.96 billion. The firm also reported $23.20 billion in earnings for the quarter ended Sept... »

Microsoft Announce Kinect For Windows 8

Microsoft has announced a £31 ($49) adapter for its Xbox One Kinect sensor so the gadget can be used with Windows 8 PCs. In a new blog post, the company also announced a fresh update for its Windows Kinect software development kit. Microsoft is making the new SDK 2.0 update available for developers to download and use for free via its website. With the launch of the software update and the ne... »

EGX Moves to Birmingham NEC

Gamer Network has announced that next year's EGX will take place at Birmingham's NEC from 24th to 27th September 2015. The UK's biggest games event, EGX is set to grow further as part of the move, which forms part of a multi-year deal. Tickets will be frozen at this year's prices, and there are plans to offer discounted train and coach tickets for EGX attendees. We're stil... »