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GTA 5 dataminers discover mission involving aliens and a flying saucer

The Grand Theft Auto series has become notorious for its secrets, consisting of eerie Easter Eggs and cut content only available to those who tinker with its code. From GTA: San Andreas' infamous Hot Coffee sex mini-game to GTA 5's bizarre showdown bet... »

Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s Master Mode adds toughest mini-boss to starting area

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's new Master Mode is serious business. How serious, you ask? Well it takes what was the game's most challenging enemy in the open world (and quite possibly in general), the White Lynel, and places it in the godda... »

Watch: Johnny plays Jedi Academy for the first time, instantly turns to the Dark Side

I think everyone who has ever seen a Star Wars film has taken the time to wonder whether they'd make a good Jedi. Do they have the discipline required to complete their training? Would they be able to resist the lure of the dark side? What's with the w... »

Arkane co-founder Raphael Colantonio: “Imagine not having a vacation for 18 years”

Arkane co-founder Raphael Colantonio has expanded on his shock decision to leave the Dishonored and Prey developer, suggesting he's burnt out by years of triple-A development.Colantonio, who left Arkane after a whopping 18 years at the studio, told an ... »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot boxes spark pay-to-win fears

Earlier this week, Star Wars Battlefront 2 gameplay footage surfaced online that showed the sci-fi shooter's loot box system.Unlike its predecessor, Battlefront 2 has randomised crates of Star Cards that offer gameplay-affecting power-ups. These can gi... »

Watch Dogs 2 gets four-player party mode next week

The next free update for Watch Dogs 2 introduces a four-player party mode, allowing players to free roam San Francisco with three friends.Available from 4th July, the new feature lets players take part in all online activities as a four-player party in... »

The voice actor who didn’t know he was working on Fallout 4

After this month's news that Ashly Burch had turned down the opportunity to voice Chloe in Life is Strange: Before the Storm, due to the ongoing voice acting strike, it seemed like an interesting time to investiage the reality of being a voice actor.So... »

The Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy is nostalgia done right – and that includes the irritations

This one comes at you in waves. On first loading the Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy, my initial thought was: Oh, this is definitely how they should reissue old games. N Sane Trilogy, which bundles the first three Crash Bandicoot games into one package,... »

The story behind the 26-year-old Mega Drive basketball game getting £8000 bids on eBay

In 1991, Electronic Arts released a basketball game for the Mega Drive called Lakers versus Celtics and the NBA Playoffs. Unremarkable, you might think. But, 26 years later, it's now on eBay and attracting bids above £8000.Why? On the face of it, there's nothing particularly special about Lakers versus Celtics and the NBA Playoffs. But when you dig into the detail, you discover there was som... »

GAME blames deep-rooted financial issues on Nintendo’s lack of Switch stock

UK retailer GAME has warned investors to expect another dismal set of financial results, after previously pinning hopes on the launch of Nintendo Switch to save its 12-month totals.GAME now expects its profit for the year to be "substantially below pre... »

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