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Tony Hawk puts final nail in Pro Skater’s coffin

Iconic Skater delivers final blow

Photo: Marco Verch @ Wikimedia Commons

Traps to watch out for in the AAA space

A publisher-by-publisher guide for what to guard against in the coming years

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Review: Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty returns to its roots with this strong addition to the franchise


Activision’s troubling patent revealed

Activision patent “system and method for driving microtransactions in multiplayer video games”

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Review: Destiny 2

Has Bungie delivered on their ambitious vision?

Photo: Activision Publishing Inc.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Review

How did Activision’s latest Call of Duty title turn out? Read on to find out Robert Parris’ opinion on this, frankly, very bizarre entry into the franchise.

Destiny, Photo: Bungie, Inc., Activision Publishing Inc.

The Bad Truth behind Destiny’s Development

Destiny was promised as a massive, lore-heavy game, but when it came out many fans were disappointed at this promise not being fulfilled. Thanks to recent information we finally have some insight into why this happened

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Destiny – The Great Divergence

Since its launch on 9th September Destiny has received “mixed” reviews from the gaming press. Does Destiny’s commercial success emphasise a shift in the balance of power within the gaming industry?


007 Legends – Review

Alasdair Preston looks at the latest Bond game. 360 (System Reviewed), PS3, PC