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Does anyone need the PS4 Pro?

At an event held in New York on the 7th September, Sony unveiled two new versions of the PlayStation 4. The first ...

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Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor – The One Game to Rule Them All?

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor was launched 30th September and has received universal acclaim. Despite being launched in the same period as blockbuster ...

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Minecraft - The $2.5 Billion Cultural Phenomenon

When Markus “Notch” Persson started Minecraft in 2009 he was on his own. Minecraft began as a small and relatively unknown indie-game, ...

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Does anyone need the PS4 Pro?

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Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor – The One Game

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Minecraft - The $2.5 Billion Cultural Phenomenon

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Does anyone need the PS4 Pro?

At an event held in New York on the 7th September, Sony unveiled two new versions of the PlayStation 4

Photo: BagoGames @ Flickr

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor – The One Game to Rule Them All?

James Thursfield explores why Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is The Lord Of The Rings game fans have been waiting for.

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Minecraft – The $2.5 Billion Cultural Phenomenon

On 15th September Microsoft acquired Swedish developer Mojang and Minecraft for $2.5 billion. With the departure of its creator Markus “Notch” Persson, what does this mean for the future of Minecraft?

King of the North Tournament

In March, Manchester will play host to the UK’s biggest student-run gaming event. The King of the North tournament has been meticulously put together by…

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Twitch turns Pokémon into team game

Thousands of internet users attempt to co-operate to play the beloved game, with predictable results.

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Former Nintendo Boss Dies

Jack Crutcher looks back on the revolutionary and influential career of Nintendo’s Hiroshi Yamauchi

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GTA: Grand Torrent Auto

Games Editor Alasdair Preston examines the leaked release of Rockstar’s latest offering

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New Humble Bundle Available

Just in time to save freshers from spending huge quantities of their student loan on games, Humbe Bundle Inc. have released the ninth Humble Indie…

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Manchester students to run 24 hour gaming event

Event aims to raise money for charity

Server chaos renders Sim City unplayable

Sim City was temporarily pulled from the Amazon store, causing chaos for the always online game.

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IGN leave e-Sports league in jeopardy

IGN have put popular e-Sports league the IPL up for sale

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Playstation 4: What you need to know

Sony’s latest console is set to be in shops before Christmas