Mad Catz returns from the dead

Gaming peripherals and accessories company Mad Catz has returned to business, nine months after going bust. Less than a year after entering insolvency – after nearly three decades in business – the...

Now Paladins gets a Battlegrounds mode

Hi-Rez Studios’ free-to-play PC hero-shooter Paladins will be the next game to acquire a battle royale mode in the wake of the success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Those who have played Paladins may...

Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Out in Japan in March

Burnout Paradise, the 2008 Criterion games open world racing game, is getting a remaster which will be launching on PS4 in Japan on March the 16th. The listing was spotted by Gematsu,...

2005 Battlefront II gets multiplayer update

Now-defunct developer Pandemic’s original Star Wars Battlefront II, released in 2005, is enjoying a new lease of life: online multiplayer mysteriously but gratifyingly came back to the PC version last October,...

LawBreakers’ future in balance: Nexon blames PUBG

Publisher Nexon appears to have “written off” LawBreakers after the multiplayer first-person shooter performed below expectations – which the company has blamed at least partially on the success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The...

WHO: gaming addiction officially a disorder

The World Health Organisation has classified gaming addiction as an official mental health condition for the first time. Its 11th International Classification of Diseases (ICD) includes a new condition called “gaming disorder”. Among...

Microsoft Officially Kills Kinect

Microsoft’s Kinect motion-sensor is officially no more: the console manufacturer ceased making Kinects in November 2017, and now it has stopped making the Kinect Adapter - which is essential for Kinects...

Diablo III Anniversary Darkening of Tristram Event Returns

The event started on January 1 and will continue until January 30. Its format is pretty much the same as that of last year’s Darkening of Tristram 20th anniversary event, although this...

Microsoft drops PUBG ad after fan-art rip-off controversy

Microsoft has been forced to drop an advert for PUBG on Xbox One, after a fan of the game pointed out that it ripped off an image they had created. The animated...
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch: 64Gb game cards delayed?

According to the Wall Street Journal, Nintendo has delayed the release of 64Gnb game cards for the Switch until 2019. Currently, the maximum capacity of the cards on which the Switch’s physical...