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PlayStation 5

Fans Hopeful for August Announcement of PS5 Release Date

If you’re one of the many people patiently – or perhaps not so patiently – awaiting the announcement of the release date for the PS5, we’ve got some good news. Rumours seem to be circulating that Sony is planning another live stream event for early August – in fact, Thursday August 6th at 9pm UTC

Stray Game PS5

The Best Games from Sony’s Future of Gaming Event

Hopefully you caught Sony’s postponed Future of Gaming event on June 11th, either via live stream or on catch-up. With so many great games revealed for the PS5, I’m really starting to feel excited about getting my hands on the console when it’s released! In case you missed the show, here are some of the

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PS5 Games Event Revealed for June 4th

The time has come… it’s finally here… time to find out what games we can expect for the PS5! Exciting, huh? Sony have announced they’re hosting a reveal event for PS5 games this Thursday, June 4th at 1pm PT/4pm ET/9pm BST. “The Future of Gaming” event can be streamed on the official PS5 website or

Red Dead Redemption 2

Here’s What’s Coming to Xbox Game Pass in May 2020

If you’re wondering what to play on Game Pass this month, or you’ve exhausted the library of existing games, we’ve got some good news. There are plenty of new, exciting games hitting the Xbox Game Pass library for May, and we’ve lined up some of the best right here. Red Dead Redemption 2 Replacing Rockstar’s

Assassin's Creed Valhalla

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Story Trailer Unveiled

If you’re a fan of all things Assassin’s Creed, then the announcement of the series’ latest installment, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla probably hasn’t escaped you. Until yesterday, we didn’t know much about the game, other than its Viking setting, but the official story trailer premier launched on April 30th – and it looks epic! Fans of

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Facebook Gaming Launches — But is it Any Good?

While Twitch and YouTube have long-dominated the game streaming world, there’s a new player in town. Facebook launched its dedicated gaming app ahead of schedule, in a direct response to the COVID-19 lockdown. Launched last Monday on the Google Play store (with an iOS version still to follow), the app is a stand-alone experience that

The Last of Us II

The Last of Us Part II Release Date Delayed Again

If you’re anything like me, then the latest news about the release date for The Last of Us Part II has probably left you feeling a bit dejected. We’ve been waiting forever for this game – the first part came out in 2013, and 7 years on we still don’t have our hands on Part

Big Brother

Big Brother is Watching You…

“Big Brother is watching you.” So says George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece, 1984. If you’ve never read it, now seems like the perfect time, with our current reality eerily mirroring Orwell’s tale of surveillance. Yesterday Russia announced turning to facial recognition software to tackle the spread of coronavirus, while authorities worldwide are taking advantage of the