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Titan Souls review

In Titan Souls every strike is fatal. At a glance there appear to be no fair fights in these dainty hills and valleys, in the forsaken mountainsides and tombs. Your 15-pixel high warrior (assets: a crimson bow and a single arrow, a deft...Show More Summary

The MMOne is a three-axis Virtual Reality chair attached to a crane

Part gaming chair, part theme park ride, the MMOne is a three-axis rotating seat that claims to be the world's first fully-interactive virtual reality attraction. Built to work with the Oculus Rift headset, the chair and crane attachment are the work of MM-Company, a Ukranian start-up. Show More Summary

Amazon listing points to PS4 release for Broken Sword 5

Amazon's German arm has revealed a Broken Sword 5: Premium Edition for PlayStation 4. The Kickstarter-funded game previously launched on PC, Mac, iOS, Android and PlayStation Vita, titled Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - or in Germany: Baphomets Fluch 5: Der Sunderfall. Show More Summary

Xbox One UK price now £299.99

Microsoft has today begun advertising a new, lower price point for Xbox One in the UK - £299.99. The console's RRP was previously listed at £329.99. Microsoft UK is labelling the new price as a retailer promotion rather than an official price cut, although this is the same terminology used back in September when the console's price tag last dropped. Read more…

Strategy RPG mash-up Project X Zone 2 headed West

Capcom, Sega and Bandai Namco's Project X Zone 2 will arrive in the West this autumn for 3DS. The strategy role-playing game sequel is the follow-up to the original Project X Zone, a character-stuffed crossover featuring some of each publisher's best-known faces. Show More Summary

Monster Hunter Stories is a new RPG spin-off due in Japan next year

Capcom has revealed Monster Hunter Stories, a new role-playing take on its mega-selling megafauna-fighting franchise. Stories is due to arrive for 3DS in Japan at some point in 2016. There's no word yet on a Western release. The RPG will feature a fresh look for the series, with cel-shaded visuals and character designs similar to that of an anime. Read more…

Infinite Crisis and the fight to stay relevant

Editor's note: This is an early impressions piece of Infinite Crisis. Our full review will be up in the near future. As someone who began their writing career in music journalism, I'm well versed in the dark arts of pop. Go ahead, ask...Show More Summary

Digital Foundry vs extreme frame-rate gaming

One of the most compelling aspects of PC gaming is its sheer scalability: the idea of playing games to your own specific tastes, using the hardware you've chosen. The quality of a given PC experience is often defined to a certain extent by the pixel-count of the display, but refresh rate is clearly important too. Show More Summary

An afternoon with Torment: Tides of Numenera's DM

Colin McComb has a soft-edged voice, which offers a nice contrast to the intense stare his face can't help but settle into. Bald and gaunt and wiry in that peculiarly American way, he is what my grandfather would have called a railway man. Show More Summary

What made Super Mario 64 so special?

The Wii U re-release of Super Mario 64 seems like the perfect time for a retrospective, especially when you realise it's been nearly 20 years since its release in 1996. But there's something about the idea of a retrospective that doesn't quite fit this game. Show More Summary

Rockstar Games up to 80 per cent off in Humble Sale

Rockstar's greatest hits are heavily discounted this weekend on the Humble Store. Between now and 6pm UK time on Monday, you can snag the Grand Theft Auto Complete Package for £6.99. That includes GTA's 4, Episodes from Liberty City, San Andreas, Vice City, and good 'ol GTA 3. LA: Noire's Complete Edition is £4.99, while Max Payne 3 is £3.74. Read more…

9 minutes of gorgeous Trine 3 gameplay footage

Frozenbyte has shown off nearly 10 minutes of gameplay from its lovely-looking Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power. The puzzle-platforming threequel arrives on PC this year, with other platforms expected to follow. Trine 3 takes the side-scrolling...Show More Summary

Jon Blyth on: Bloodborne

It is my job, as a columnist on a rotating weekend plinth, to have an occasional opinion about video games. Not just any opinion, though. I've won a Games Media Award, you know. And once you receive a perspex oblong from a profit-making industry event, it behooves you to have superior opinions. Show More Summary

How to play Resident Evil 5 in splitscreen via GFWL version on Steam

Capcom has given Eurogamer a round of instructions for PC owners of Resident Evil 5 who wish to play the game using its unofficial split-screen mod. The fan-made add-on was built for Resi 5's earlier Games for Windows build and is not...Show More Summary

Video: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided promises taser hand, gold nanoshield

A slick CG trailer this week declared gravelly cyborg Adam Jensen would return soon for Deus Ex: Human Revolution sequel Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. In it, the year is 2029, augmented humans are being hounded by the terrified unaugmented public, and Jensen has had a bunch of killer upgrades bolted on to make himself even more terrifying. Show More Summary

The Digital Foundry 2015 budget gaming PC guide

Building a capable gaming PC has never been easier - or indeed cheaper. There's a multitude of options of available, but we went into our own budget gaming build project with one objective in mind: to run the latest games well and to attempt to match the overall experience offered by the current generation of consoles. Show More Summary

How Bloodborne honours the legacy of H.P. Lovecraft

Without going into too much detail, it's clear that Bloodborne owes a lot to cult horror author H.P. Lovecraft. It's got more than its share of madness, tentacles, and inconvenient truths about man's plight in a grim world, but those are just surface details true of many horror games. Show More Summary

Resident Evil Revelations 2 is coming to Vita this summer

Resident Evil Revelations 2's Vita version has been MIA, but Sony recently confirmed that it's still in development and scheduled for a summer release. "We now have all the code to complete the porting of the project over to the PS Vita platform," said SCEA's Gio Corsi on the PlayStation Blog. Show More Summary

Video: The Eurogamer Show - Rainbow Six Siege, Titan Souls and eSports doping

Good job everyone, we made it to the end of another week - and what a week it's been. The last few days have been pretty interesting, punctuated by a Titan Souls demo, the return of Rainbow Six in a closed alpha extravaganza, and some fairly startling revelations about drug use in the pro gaming circuit. Show More Summary

Debut trailer for Farming Simulator 15 on PS4 and Xbox One

Behold! The first video of the console version of Farming Simulator 15. Let it flash pasteurise. Farming simulator Farming Simulator 15 launches on PloughStation 4, X-ox One, PS3 and Xbox 360 on 19th May with all mod cons. Expect a furrow Digital Foundry analysis. No Wii Moo version? Oh dairy me! Read more…

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