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  • Get 25 years’ worth of stellar Neo Geo titles in the latest Humble Bundle

    This year is the 25th anniversary of SNK's Neo Geo arcade video game system. To celebrate, Humble is selling a fantastic compilation of different SNK titles in their latest Humble Bundle. Some of these classics include Metal Slug 2, King of Fighters 2000, and King of the Monsters. All of the games aren't just available on PC, Mac, and Linux, but they're playable in Chrome and Firefox as browser games. The majority of games have playable browser demos you can try before you buy. You'll be able to choose how much you want to pay and decide if the price is...

  • HTC to launch 6.0-inch flagship smartphone in Q2 2016, report suggests

    According to G For Games citing Twitter leaker LlabTooFeR, Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC will launch a new phablet flagship in the northern spring of 2016. It will likely be the device that follows the HTC One M9 (feature image) as the company's show pony. The phone will boast a 6.0-inch screen -- to rival the likes of Huawei's Mate range -- a 2560x1440 screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 heart, 4GB of RAM and Android Marshmallow 6.1. Powering the device is a 3500mAh battery, and imaging is made possible thanks to a 20.7MP sensor at the back, and a 5MP sensor...

  • 4 terrible Final Fantasy games we hate to remember

    News recently hit about Square Enix's plans to make Final Fantasy VII Remake an episodic adventure, instead of traditional all-in-one titles we've come to know. Of course, social media has blown up with fans angrily raging over this. The reality is that no matter what Square Enix does, they won’t be pleasing everyone with how the Remake is handled. Square Enix’s (and Square Softs’) series of Final Fantasy titles has contained a range of interesting and fantastic titles, but with any large franchise there have been quite a few bumps along the way. Even though fans are upset about a...

  • Microsoft Store South Africa is finally live

    Technology giant Microsoft today launched the South African version of the Microsoft Store. This ecommerce site is dedicated to selling all things consumer under the company's robust product belt. The store was launched at the #MicrosoftSummer event in Johannesburg, South Africa. While Microsoft creating a South African store is an excellent move, it has made some curious decisions regarding its product ranges and pricing. Upon closer inspection of the product listings it appears the site is missing quite a few products compared to its international counterparts. The PCs and Tablets category only houses a single unit, the Acer Aspire Switch 10e, which...

  • The Smartphones of James Bond: Casino Royale (2006) and Quantum of Solace (2008)

    About this content. There are two things you’ll most assuredly see in James Bond movies: antagonists with humourous names, and the destruction of fancy cars. But something else that has been regularly recurring in Bond movies since Die Another Day is the humble smartphone. In this series, we’ll take a look at five pivotal Bond movies over four distinct articles that sport these crazy, glitzy and plain outrageous phones that eventually made their way into production, albeit with a lot less buttons, bells and radioactive whistles when compared to the movies. These are the Smartphones of James Bond. In this second of...

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt mod turns all battles into mini Gwent tournaments [video]

    If you happen to be a pacifistic, I should probably ask you this: why the hell are you playing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in the first place? And if you're not, and you're just getting bored of mincing enemies because you're just so overleveled, this mod is for you. Gwent, the card game that makes absolutely no sense to many people and a whole lot of sense to few, can be even more challenging and enjoyable than in-game combat, so one savvy modder decided that it's damn time we get a game constructed around the mechanic. How does it work?...

  • 6 must watch trailers from PlayStation Experience 2015

    Read more: Watch the PlayStation Experience 2015 keynote rebroadcast here This weekend, Sony hosted its PlayStation Experience extravaganza in San Francisco. As usual, the keynote was filled with the combination of massive announcements, sneak peaks, game trailers and the usual drear associated with these events. But let's not focus on the negative. If you happen to have a PlayStation 4 on your desk, or thinking about getting the PlayStation VR when it's launch next year, you can look forward to an impressive wad of new titles to sink your teeth into. So here they are: the five most impressive trailers from PlayStation...

  • 5 of the best Fallout 4 mods around

    It’s nearly been a month since the release of Fallout 4 and, by the looks of it, fallout-fever is still going strong. But by now a lot of us have explored nearly every inch of the wasteland and what used to be a heart-stopping Deathclaw encounter has now become nothing more than a routine extermination. Thankfully though, if you’re getting bored with Bethesda’s take on Fallout 4 then there is a wonderland of mods that can spice up the experience and reinvigorate that initial excitement you felt the first time you entered post-apocalyptic Boston. Read more: Fallout 4 review: radioactive fun So,...

  • Sony reveals first PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility titles for PlayStation 4 [Update]

    Sony fans, it's time to half-celebrate as the company reveals the first eight PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility titles for the PlayStation 4, but they come at a price. The games aren't just straight ports and have received 1080p up-rendered graphics, Trophy support, Remote Play, Live Broadcast, Share Play, Activity Feeds, and Second Screen support for game manuals with PlayStation Vita or PlayStation App. All titles will be available on the US and UK PlayStation Network Stores. The titles are: Dark Cloud - US$14.99 / R218 Grand Theft Auto III - US$14.99 / R218 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - US$14.99 / R218 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas...

  • Mortal Kombat X’s Kombat Pack 2 DLC will add four new characters

    If you're getting bored of Mortal Kombat X already, you'll be pleased to know that NetherRealm is working hard on a new DLC pack to bring even more murderous bloodshed to gaming machines in 2016. Dubbed the Kombat Pack 2, the DLC will feature two new popular culture characters in the form of Texas Chainsaw Massacre's Leatherface and the Alien franchise's Xenomorph. Classic kombatants also feature though, including Bo Rai Cho -- a drunken master who many aspire to emulate on Friday evenings, and a more curious fellow in Tri-Borg. The latter adopts the powers of three other classic characters, and will...