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Messenger Games: Take on your friends with some retro gaming

Like Hansel in Zoolander, retro gaming is so hot right now. Facebook have followed up on the addictive hidden games within their Messenger service. In the past, we've wasted hours playing games like "keepy-uppy" and basketball. Facebook has stepped it up with a retro Messenger games that you can find in the Instant Games tab.Why bring gaming to Messenger? After testing the water...

FIFA 19: New Features and Irish Release Date

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Update: Read my full review of FIFA 19As a sports-loving gamer, there are a few big dates on my calendar every year. Football Manager, Formula 1 and FIFA are games which get annual updates which naturally means they also take large lumps of my life every year too. Fresh off the back of the World Cup and with the...

Formula One: Sky Sports Turns To E-Sports Amid Lack Of Sport

It's a bonkers time right now. I'm a Sky Sports customer, but there are no live sports to watch. The broadcaster has started showing playbacks of games and sports to beat the band. In fact, Sky has paused payments from publicans who are paying for the Sky Sports package and also offered no quibble pausing of subscriptions for Sky...

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint Beta First Impressions

Over the last year to 18 months I have somewhat accidentally become our resident gamer guy reviewing everything from The Amazing Spider-Man to Assassins Creed:Odyssey. Tell you what, I bloody love it. This time around I got the opportunity to check out Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint closed beta. While I'm normally not the biggest fan of military style...

South Park: The Fractured But Whole – Review

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South Park has been raising eyebrows for twenty years and boy have they come along way from making fart jokes. Now, don't get me wrong, they still make lots of fart jokes, but on top of that, they rip into plenty of topical stuff too. If you ever get the chance to watch 6 Days to Air, a documentary...

Top 5 Pokémon GO accessories all trainers need

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Have you noticed all the people walking around playing Pokémon GO? It really is a rather big deal. We can't remember the last phenomenon like this, though it's possible the great Tamagotchi plague of the nineties comes close. But if you want to be the very best, perhaps even like no-one ever was, you're going to need some kick-ass...

Goos3D Plays Fallout 4

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We waited for so long, only to be told it would land in a few short months. A few of the longest months ever later, and Fallout 4 is set to launch! Oh happy day! Right from launch, we'll be streaming the first ten minutes of gaming live and updating on Twitter every time we play. Feel free to give...

Anthem – Game Review

Anthem only needed a couple of things to go right to be a success and at a glance, it's one of the most highly polished titles we've seen from one of the biggest developers in the world. It's a deceptive game in the sense that from the moment you see the world, it's characters and scenery you're...

FREE DOWNLOAD: Theme Hospital

The gaming industry moves forward with such pace, many games fall from grace to become "abandon-ware", aka a free download. The best part is, that some of these games are absolutely timeless and can today still take days from your life while making you laugh. Few games achieve this better than Bullfrogs, "Theme Hospital"What's Theme Hospital All About? Theme Hospital...

The Evolution of Console Controllers

This just made us go "uhhh", "ahhh" while remembering the good old days. You can actually feel the controller in your hand as you watch the below controllers evolving! Big hat tip to the guys over in gadgetlove and SpringDoseOfLove on Imgur.