The new gameplay trailer from Ubisoft details many things about how hacking works in Watch_Dogs. This includes how you will gain access to systems within the city and what systems and information you can gain access too. It's interesting to note just how many different ways you can hack the…
In the most recent announcement from Microsoft, news has been revealed that Microsoft have gone back on their decision to force players to have Kinect plugged in at all times. Microsoft's Marc Whitten shared with IGN the information that Kinect will indeed not be necessary for Xbox One to turn…
Xbox Live's Larry Hryb has continued his video uploading this week, following from his Xbox One Console unboxing, with an up close look at the Xbox One controller via interview with Zulfi Alam, General Manager at Microsoft.  The video showcases the controller's new features including the changes to the face…
Microsoft have announced the new Home Gold system for Xbox One. The system allowing you to share a users Xbox Live Gold status with other users on your Xbox One. This means your family members can still use features like online multiplayer, the new DVR, and apps like Skype and…
Major Nelson himself, Larry Hryb, has recorded a video for everyone of an unboxing of the new Xbox One, showing off exactly what you will get in the box. The video shows that the Console will now include a headset, something that Microsoft hadn't originally intended to include. Also shown is…
 Microsoft are adding DVR functionality to the Xbox One so you can record all of your favourite clips to share with friends. The clips which get recorded will be fixed at 30 frames per second and in 720p resolution. These settings are irrespective of the native settings of the game…
Robot Nazis, how can those two words not evoke some form of excitement? Swedish devs MachineGames are planning to capitalize on said premise with their 1960's set shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order. Replace the hippies with the gestapo and Nixon with Mecha-Hitler and they may be onto a winner. Wolfenstein:…
Thanks to AllGamesBeta, new screens of Ubisoft's latest entry in the massive franchise have appeared, featuring a look at the inside of the Abstergo offices. In Assassin's Creed IV, players are not playing as Desmond, rather they are an Abstergo operative who is researching the life of Edward Kenway, a…
Confirmed today on Major Nelson's podcast by Xbox One chief product officer, Marc Whitten, Microsoft would appear to have made a few changes to the Xbox One's hardware since it's original announcement. “This is the time when we’ve gone from the theory of how the hardware works - what we…
According to Albert Penello, a lead planner for the Xbox One, Microsoft are currently working on an adaptor that will allow current generation wired headsets to work with the Xbox One. This information was revealed by Penello via Tiwtter in response to a question from a fan:   @TheMVPlaya Yes.…
In a continuation from yesterday's news about the Xbox One' Smart Match system, Microsoft today released information on how the new Reputation system will work on Xbox One. Categorising players into 3 easily defined groups, the new system will mean that players will be able to rate other players based…
Microsoft have released new information regarding their Smart Match system which they are adding to the Xbox One. "Smart Match on Xbox One is completely re-engineered for a new generation of gaming - using advanced algorithms to pair players based on skill, language, and now reputation,"  "The advanced party system…
As previously stated by Microsoft, the Xbox One will not currently be bundled with a headset because of the fact that it is already bundled with the updated Kinect. However senior director of product planning at Microsoft, Albert Penello, has stated via twitter that the company have "heard the feedback"…
CD Projekt Red have always been very outspoken about how they feel about DRM. Marcin Iwinski, CEO of CD Projekt Red stated last year that "The truth is it does not work. It’s as simple as that." This was during the time of the controversial Ubisoft DRM and online passes, but that…
Once you get a next-gen console suddenly everyone wants to be your friend, finding any excuse to come over and bask in the glory of the future. To prepare for this you can now pre-order additional controllers for both the PS4 and Xbox One. Xbox One controllers are now available…
Microsoft have revealed that they will be hosting a Showcase Event at Gamescom 2013 on August 20th. Amongst other things, Microsoft will reveal more about their self-publishing policies for Xbox One. Microsoft corporate vice presidents Phil Spencer and Phil Harrison, pictured below, will be the event's co-hosts, which will take place at…
The video shows some explanations of the very interesting-looking Chemistry styles that you can assign each player in your Ultimate Team. For example you can give your striker the Powerhouse style which gives him more of an ability to defend himself from tacklers. Assigning the right styles to the right…
  If you have a smartphone/tablet you should already be downloading these apps! Interconnectivity is a hard thing to get right for video games but Battlefield 4's Battlelog is looking to be exactly what it should be, a bonus to make the game experience better but not a huge necessity.…
During a panel at PAX Australia Chris Priestly, Cameron Lee, Patrick Weekes and Karin Week from BioWare released a few hints about what's to come in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Firstly the group talked about how save games will carry over. Camaron Lee, Producer for Bioware, stated "We know what we want…
 FIFA 14 launches on September 27th on most platforms however the next generation of console won't be out for a few months, and EA will be releasing FIFA 14 onto these systems. This had some worried that their Ultimate Team data would not be accessible on the next generation systems.…
The mammoth gameplay video, narrated by Game Director Ashraf Ismail, goes over the moment-to-moment gameplay to be found in the open-world of the Caribbean in 1717.  The video briefly shows off Edward's ability to manually aim his firearm as well as the game's much touted naval combat system. Players can…