The most exciting E3 announcements

The hottest anticipated gaming convention has taken place! Taking place in Los Angeles between June 11 and 13 (with a few announcements taking place beforehand), E3 was brimming with amazing concepts and super exciting games. Gaming giant Sony didn’t take part this year, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty …

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6 of the best phones for gaming

Smartphones haven’t ever really been synonymous with gaming. The power in consoles and gaming computers is huge and a teeny tiny little smartphone wouldn’t be able to handle the strain of what a real gamer would need from the graphics and in-play styles. However, a couple of phones make the …

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What is the hardest game ever?

Lock the doors, buy a couple of spare controllers and put Mum on speed dial (so you can go crying to her later); here are 8 of the hardest games ever. Dark Souls What else can be said about Dark Souls, the game that inspired a gazillion ‘OMG THIS GAME …

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Nintendo announce Pokémon Sword and Shield

During Nintendo’s latest Nintendo Direct livestream, the latest instalment in Pokémon’s game franchise has been revealed. Coming to Nintendo Switch later this year, Pokémon Sword and Shield feature a new region and new monsters. The incredibly detailed game sees trainers going to an area named Galar which has been described …

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Gaming accounts for more than half of UK entertainment

The gaming market in the UK now has a value of £3.9 billion, making up more than 51% of the entertainment market’s value of £7.5 billion. Gaming is bigger than video and music combined. The Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA) named three major titles that helped with this immense growth – …

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Sony won’t attend E3 in 2019

Five years to the day since their industry-defining console the PS4 was released, PlayStation have announced that they will not be attending E3 in 2019. It’s the first time in the gaming conference’s 24 year history that Sony won’t be present. Sony are looking more and more reclusive as they …

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Back to the Future: why retro is the next big gaming trend

Given recent trends, it would appear the future of gaming is the past! Nintendo, PlayStation and SEGA are all bringing in the nostalgia with their lines of rejigged consoles of yesteryear, in mini form, to bring us back to the good old days. What’s still to come? We look at …

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Everything you need to know about games consoles

For decades, games consoles have sat atop countless children’s birthday and Christmas wishlists. And for just as long, parents have faced a dilemma: which of the many, many consoles on offer should I buy? Sadly, it isn’t as easy as asking your child what they want. Consoles vary wildly in …

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