Console Gaming stories
Sony & Fnatic co-develop INZONE Buds for an immersive gaming experience
Sony partners with renowned esports team, Fnatic, to launch INZONE Buds, wireless gaming earbuds with 12-hour battery life and AI-assisted mic technology, providing an unrivalled immersive audio experience.
Seagate unveils fastest SSD for PS5 for enhanced gaming experience
Seagate introduces its fastest SSD, the Game Drive PS5 NVMe, promising enhanced gaming performance for PS5 users.
Game review: Street Fighter 6 (PS5 and Xbox Series X)
The ‘World Tour’is arguably the biggest and best single-player offering in any fighting game I have played recently.
Game review: Star Wars Jedi: Survivor PC/Xbox Series X|S
The sequel to the critically acclaimed Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is finally here, I played it and here are my thoughts.
Game review: Lego 2K Drive (Xbox Series X)
Lego 2K Drive is a fun alternative to Forza Horizon, featuring an open-world racing game with the playable ability of Lego bricks. Verdict: 8.5/10.
Theme park simulator Park Beyond opens its gates in June
Bandai Namco Europe and Limbic Entertainment have announced that Park Beyond will be released on 16th June, with pre-orders now available.
Hands-on review: The A500 Mini Retro Gaming Console
Retro Games has launched the A500 Mini Retro Gaming Console, a tiny homage to the original Commodore Amiga 500, complete with classic games.
Game review: Subnautica - Below Zero (PS4/PS5)
It’s time for console gamers to return to Planet 4546B, this time to explore the frozen water of its arctic region.
Game review: Godfall (PS5)
'Godfall' on the PS5 is the best looking next-gen game so far, with glossy graphics and buttery smooth gameplay, according to a reviewer.
The devices that are changing the streaming game in time for Christmas
AVerMedia offers a range of streaming equipment, from game capture devices to microphones and webcams, perfect for both beginner and veteran streamers.
Game review - Sackboy: A Big Adventure
Graphically, this game looks good for a PS5 launch title. Not only are the levels very colourful, but the game runs smoothly at 4K and 60fps.
Hands-on review: The Sony PlayStation 5 console
Despite its hefty price tag and large size, the PlayStation 5 offers stunning graphics and a new immersive controller.
Game review: Astro’s Playroom (PS5)
PS5 buyers will get a free game called Astro's Playroom, a vibrant platformer that showcases the full potential of the new DualSense controller.
Hands-on review: The Xbox Series X console
The hardware is advertised to be the most powerful console ever released. Does this bold statement hold true so far?.
Revealed: We unbox the PlayStation 5
While you will still have to wait for any hardware or software reviews, what we can show you this week is the unboxing of the PS5.
Xbox Series X unboxing
Whilst I still can’t tell you much about Microsoft’s new console, I can show you what the box looks like and what is inside.
Hands-on preview with the PlayStation 5 console
We weren’t allowed to see the back of the console, although it still looks very stylish if you can fit it inside your TV cabinets or tables.
PlayStation 5 New Zealand release date and price announced
Sony announces official release date and price for PlayStation 5 console in New Zealand. Available from November 12th, 2020.
Epic Games now worth $17 billion after new round of investment
One particularly large chunk of the funding came from Sony, in the form of a $250 million strategic investment, which the company announced last month.
Almost 40% of the Earth's population will be gamers by 2023
Gaming industry to reach $200bn worldwide by 2023, with 38% of the global population being gamers, according to Newzoo. Mobile gaming dominates.
PlayStation 5 hardware and exclusive games revealed
Sony unveils chic PS5, teases Spider-Man: Miles Morales & more games. No price yet, out late 2020.
Alienware gets an overhaul with updated range
New laptops from portable-first to heavy-duty gaming, a new pre-built desktop that includes liquid-cooled graphics, and a new monitor sneak-peek.
Thriving in lockdown: Video game market to hit US$160 billion this year
The video gaming industry will see a yea-on-year growth in revenue of 9.3 overall - primarily due to lockdown restrictions keeping people isolated and bored.
COVID-19: Video game industry doing well, but all is not rosy for consoles
COVID-19 hits gaming: Delays & losses loom, despite play spikes.