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Xbox One weekly Japan sales hit new all-time low

Microsoft managed to sell just 100 Xbox One consoles in Japan between 8th and 14th June. That figure is an all-time low for the console, which has struggled to find any foothold in the country since it launched there in September 2014. Home console sales are down across the board in Japan this generation, but Xbox has suffered far, far worse than its competitors. Read more…

15 minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider gameplay footage

Nearly 15 minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider footage has appeared on YouTube. The demo, Siberian Wilderness, follows Lara Croft as she's split up from her adventuring partner, and then tries to survive her harsh freezing conditions by salvaging things from the environment around her. Show More Summary

Fallout 4 will run at 1080p30 "on everything"

Fallout 4 will run at 1080p30 "on everything", according to game director Todd Howard. The resolution and frame-rate he confirmed to Digital Spy at E3. It's a statement of parity for the two consoles, whereas PC owners will presumably be able to tinker and improve their game's performance. Read more…

ZombiU ports spotted for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Wii U-exclusive horror game Zombi U looks like it will be re-animated for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Now just titled Zombi, the game has popped up on the Australian Ratings Board - a regular source of leaks. The listing also follows an Unseen64 report last month that Ubisoft was developing versions of ZombiU for PS4 and Xbox One. Read more…

Dreamfall Chapters Book Three release date

Book Three - Realms - of the Dreamfall Chapters adventure series will be released this Thursday, 25th June. Realms is the third of five episodes, and continues the parallel adventures of Zoë Castillo and Kian Alvane. Dreamfall Chapters,...Show More Summary

Yu Suzuki needs $10 million to make a truly open world Shenmue 3

Shenmue 3's already going gangbusters on Kickstarter, having crept up to just over $3.5 million since its crowdfunding campaign went live last week, but if it's to be the truly open world sequel many fans are hoping for it's still got some way to go. Show More Summary

Lego Jurassic World climbs over Elder Scrolls Online in UK chart

Lego Jurassic World has knocked The Elder Scrolls Online off the top spot in the UK video games chart. Their roles were reversed last week - their debut week. Lego Jurassic World's success is buoyed by Chris Pratt, handsome star of Hollywood blockbuster Jurassic World, which launched 11th June. Show More Summary

Radeon R9 390X 8GB review

On paper, the task facing AMD's engineers must have looked formidable. Having jostled for supremacy with Nvidia's GTX 780 Ti and Titan, the firm was clearly competitive with its Radeon R9 290X - until the arrival of GTX 970 and GTX 980,...Show More Summary

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited review

I dread to think how much time I've devoted to The Elder Scrolls over the years. I've loved each game in the series, always grateful for the chance to rekindle my still-potent childhood fantasies of stepping into a medieval world where magic and steel were in a constant battle against the forces of darkness. Show More Summary

Sony announces lighter, less power hungry PS4 hardware

UPDATE: Simultaneously, Sony has announced a 1TB PlayStation 4 console for Europe, due out 15th June. ORIGINAL STORY:Sony has announced a new version of the PlayStation 4. Due end of June in Japan, followed by Europe and North America and other countries (at an undetermined time), the new console is lighter and draws less power than current models. Read more…

Project Cars boosts visuals - and runs faster

A month on from Project Cars' original release, update 1.04 brings a number of enhancements to both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One that may surprise. Weighing in at 500mb, the update addresses a few of the qualms we had on PS4 specifically...Show More Summary

Urban Chaos: Riot Response was Rocksteady's pre-Batman crime crackdown

Bruce, almighty. As widescreen summer entertainments go, Batman: Arkham Knight is big, brash and badass enough to mix it with any of 2015's movie blockbusters. It's even been marketed as the conclusion of an epic trilogy, equating London-based...Show More Summary

Video: Yet MORE Alternative E3 2015 Awards

Right. Listen. I know what you're going to say. Eurogamer published a written list of 'alternative awards' yesterday, which gives the impression that team video has just gone and copied that very idea for this week's show. That's not the way of it. Show More Summary

Digital Foundry vs Xbox One backwards compatibility

When Microsoft announced that backwards compatibility would be hitting the Xbox One this year our collective jaws hit the floor. Even factoring out the effort involved in mapping the Xbox 360's GPU functions to entirely different Xbox...Show More Summary

How to make great vapourware

Bad news: if you want to become a fossil when you die, you should know right now that it's probably not going to happen. Most of us don't end up as fossils. Most of us just end up plain old dead - vanilla dead, if you will. Turning into...Show More Summary

Zelda: Triforce Heroes' campaign won't support two-player mode

Zelda: Triforce Heroes' main story mode won't support two-player play. According to a report by Kotaku, the game's main campaign can be played either as a trio or solo - in which case the player switches between the roles of three characters while the unpossessed ones stand still, ala The Lost Vikings. Show More Summary

Video: The games of E3 2015

What a week it's been. You might have missed the news but Sony actually announced a few video games that might interest you. Yeah they sort of stole the headlines there, but this year's E3 was full of interesting announcements. It's been a really great show. Show More Summary

Batman: Arkham Knight's Limited Edition has been delayed

Earlier this week we discovered that Batman: Arkham Knight's £170 Batmobile Edition was unceremoniously cancelled due to the shoddy craftsmanship of its titular transformable figurine and now it looks like there's an issue with the regular Limited Edition as well. Show More Summary

Digital Foundry: Hands-on with Batman Arkham Knight

It's a sad fact that this generation's big releases are often playing catch-up on their promises post-launch - a "release now, fix later" mentality that developer Rocksteady thankfully doesn't appear to subscribe to in its excellent Batman Arkham Knight. Show More Summary

Guild Wars 2 community reacts angrily to Heart of Thorns expansion pricing

A significant part of the Guild Wars 2 community has reacted badly to the Heart of Thorns expansion pricing. It was made available for pre-purchase on Tuesday night during the PC Gaming Show E3 conference. There are tiers you can buy the expansion at: £34.99, £59.99, £79.99. Show More Summary

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