Gaming

Nintendo is reported to be working on remastering classic Mario games this year

The original Super Mario Bros game was launched in Japan back in 1985 which is now thirty five years ago and to mark the anniversary it has been reported that Nintendo would be planning remastering a selection of classic Mario games for the Nintendo Switch. According to Video Games Chronicle, who has had multiple stories surrounding this, Nintendo will be remastering many of the classic Mario games for the Switch, including […]

Sony to limit PlayStation download speeds

Sony has reduced the download speeds between you and its servers, but only for game downloads in the US and Europe. Sony is hoping this will help reduce the amount of bandwidth used to help stabilise the network for users, as a lot more people are using the the PSN network during the coronavirus outbreak, with a lot of people now staying home and self isolating. Sony is only reducing […]

This is the Animal Crossing edition of the Nintendo Switch

The new Animal Crossing themed Nintendo Switch console is the latest themed Switch release – and it is gorgeous! The design of this version of the Switch is inspired by the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game. The Joy-Con controllers are in lovely pastel green and blue colours; The wrist straps are colour matched with the corresponding Joy-Con, we think this is a nice added touch from Nintendo. The back of […]

E3 2020 has officially been cancelled

The 2020 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is the latest major event to be cancelled due to the public health concerns around the spread of COVID-19. So far, Mobile World Congress was cancelled in early February, later that month Geneva Motor Show was also cancelled and so was Facebook’s F8 developer conference. And then just last week, Google cancelled its plans for its annual developer conference. E3 is historically one of the biggest […]

Mario Kart Tour multiplayer will be available 8th March

Mario Kart Tour has been on the iPhone and Android for a few months now, when it launched on the iPhone first, shortly after the iPhone 11 was launched it was a massive hit, as it was the first time Mario Kart in any form was launched on non-Nintendo hardware. But it had one big glaring omission – multiplayer, as Mario Kart isn’t really Mario Kart without playing with your […]

Rockstar introduces F1 racing to GTA Online

This week, Rockstar has introduced another new mini game into GTA Online, this time with something called Open Wheel Races’ which is essentially F1 car racing. New cars have also been added to GTA Online as part of the new update, the Ocelot R88 and Progen PR4. Open Wheel Races is available now on GTA Online Source: Rockstar

Google is launching Stadia on 18 new phones

Google Stadia, its new cloud gaming service is now launching on 18 new phones. Up until now, Google has made Stadia an exclusive for the Pixel line of phones, but last week Google has made the gaming service available elsewhere. The new phones Stadia supports are as follows: Asus ROG Phone, ROG Phone II, Razer Phone, Razer Phone II and these Samsung models too: S8, S8+, S8 Active, Note 8, […]

Nintendo has sold over 52 million Switch consoles

Over the holiday quarter it seemed most companies did pretty well with sales, Apple had record sales of the iPhone 11 and revenue and profit was up too. Now Nintendo has revealed its sales figures for the most recent period. Nintendo sold 10.81 million Nintendo Switch units over the holidays which is now a total of 52.48 million in total, up to the end of last year. The company is […]

Fortnite on iOS now supports 120FPS gameplay

This week, Epic Games released a significant update for Fortnite, the hugely popular multiplayer game which is on iOS, Android, Xbox and every platform you can think of. The newest update, amongst other updates now supports 120 frames per second on the latest generation of iPad Pro, which is the 2018 model. Fortnite for iOS is now on version 11.40 and this now includes better support for controllers as well […]

Apple Arcade exclusive, ‘Assemble with Care’ is coming to PC next year

One of the standout games on Apple Arcade at the moment, is Assemble with Care which is a very nicely designed assembly puzzle game which walks you though taking items, such as cassette players, watches and old phones. Each one of them doesn’t work for any given reason and its your task to take it apart, work out why it isn’t working and then put it back together. Well, a […]