Monster Gaming Week (10 August 2014)
If you missed any gaming news over the past seven days, today we give you another chance to catch up with our latest news and reviews from the past week.
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The Last of Us Remastered has shot straight to the top of the UK Video Games Chart.The PlayStation 4 remaster has pushed Watch Dogs into second place, despite the Ubisoft title seeing a three per cent rise in sales.FIFA 14, The LEGO Movie Videoga
High Street retailer GAME has clawed back some of the UK’s video game market share from supermarkets.That’s according to Kanter Worldpanel, which found that for the 12 weeks ending July 6thGAME boosted its share of the physical ga
A collector’s edition for WWE 2k15 has been revealed.2K Games confirmed that WWE 2k15 “HULKAMANIA” Edition will be available exclusively for the PlayStation and Xbox One.Only 25,000 of the special editions are being made. Its co
Hardcore Destiny fans are paying hundreds of dollars for the sold out Destiny Ghost Edition bundle on eBay.Numerous completed listings on the auction site for (assumedly) secured pre-orders being sold in the US region show final offers of over $600
The original Resident Evil game is being remastered, Capcom has announced.Due for a digital-only launch in early 2015, the port is set to release on the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.Based on the 2002 GameCube “Remak
Epic Games has expanded into the UK, it has been revealed.The Gears of War developer today (August 5th, 2014) announced that they are partnering with independent developer Pitbull Studio to form a new UK branch.The Sunderland-based branch will jo
Massive Entertainment is confident that Tom Clancy’s The Division will receive strong support from PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners when it launches next year.Speaking to Examiner.com, Fredrik Rundqvist, executive producer of the game, said
Assassin’s Creed Rogue will launch on November 11th, leaked images suggest.Box art for the heavily-rumoured game, which is expected to release on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, is pictured in a gallery of images obtained by Access the Anim
Codemasters has detailed the latest car pack for GRID Autosport.Posting on their blog, the developer revealed that the Coupé Style Pack features four premium sports cars:BMW Z4 GT3Hyundai Genesis CoupeCadillac CTS-V CoupeNissan 200
The 1992 Lancia Delta HF Inegrale EVO and the 2011 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport are among the newly-announced cars for Forza Horizon 2.Following two previous announcements (which can be found here and here), another 15 cars have been revealed for the
The Deals with Gold offers for this week have been revealed.From today (Tuesday, August 5th, 2014), Call of Duty: Ghosts, Rock Band 3 (including DLC) and Terraria are among the list of discounted Xbox 360 titles. There are also a large number of Ca
Assassin’s Creed Rogue has officially been announced and will be featured in the next issue of Game Informer magazine. According to GI, Assassin’s Creed Rogue will be the final entry in the series for Xbox 360 and PS3, having debuted on the consoles
Sony has released a teaser trailer, below, for something that will be coming during their announcements at this year’s Gamescom in Germany.Could be it the Resident Evil reboot coming to PlayStation, first? The middle of the ice crystal looks very
FIFA 15 will include all 20 Premier League stadiums for the first time in the series’ history. EA Sports has also been granted access to capture the likenesses of an additional 200 players for the latest instalment of the title. The new conte
Sony Computer Entertainment America has been hit with a lawsuit alleging
Further evidence that Sleeping Dogs is being remastered for the next-generation consoles has been spotted.Following a listing from UK retailer ShopTo in June, Amazon has listed the Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition: Limited Edition for both the Pla
The library of games on EA Access will be “permanent” and “substantial”, according to EA’s chief operating officer Peter Moore.Speaking to CVG, Moore said that the “Vault”, a library of games which can be u
Ubisoft has announced the Hasbro Game Channel, which looks set to bring classic board games to consoles.At launch, which is expected to be in autumn, the channel will include Monopoly Plus, Risk and Trivial Pursuit Live!According to Ubisoft:
Microsoft has announced a Digital TV Tuner for the Xbox One. Posting on the Xbox Wire website, Microsoft said that, based on feedback, “Xbox One users in the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain will be able to experience premium live TV fea
Sony has discounted a number of PS4 games as part of its ongoing summer sale.Highlights include superhero fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition, indie survival title Don’t Starve: Console Edition, Monster Hunter meets Metal Slug s
If you played the already-released Diablo 3 game on PS3 or Xbox 360 then good news: you can transfer your characters’ progress into the new game – Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition – when it comes out later this month (19th).You can also transfer you
Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli has reassured gamers that Ryse 2 has not been cancelled.Speaking to Eurogamer, Yerli claimed that the developer is waiting for more Xbox One consoles to be sold before starting work on the sequel.Yerli added that the develo
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition has officially been announced.Square Enix, the game’s developer, confirmed that the open-world title will be arriving on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in October.The remastered version of the 2012 title wi
Upcoming digital adventure Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris will also receive a physical release on PS4 and PC, Square Enix has announced. The Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Gold Edition includes a copy of the game along with an artbook, a f
DICE has outlined what to expect from Battlefield 4’s next big update, due out in September.The developer is using the Battlefield 4 Community Test Environment to get feedback on how to improve the game, live producer David Sirland wrote on the Bat
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