Tag: Gaming

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, […]

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 […]

New GTA Online heist coming tomorrow

On Thursday 12th December, Rockstar is rolling out a brand new heist to Grand Theft Auto Online, called ‘The Diamond Casino & Resort’. “The Diamond Casino Heist is an all-new approach to Heist architecture and execution: one huge gameplay-packed operation as you work with the Cheng family to infiltrate the most secure building in all of Los Santos.” The casino opened up in July and now you’ll be able to […]

Minecraft on PS4 now supports cross-platform play

From today, Minecraft gamers on PlayStation will finally be able to play with other people who use other devices, such as Xbox One, PCs and Nintendo Switch. Mojan has updated the PS4 version of the game to support cross-platform gameplay, Minecraft on PS4 is now on the Bedrock version. If you want to use cross-platform play with someone, everyone involved will need to have at least version 1.14 for it […]

The original Sony PlayStation launched 25 years ago today

25 years a really long time in the tech world, and exactly 25 years ago to this date Sony launched the original PlayStation to the world in Japan on 3rd December 1994. The whole premise is that, late into the 1980s Nintendo wanted to produce a CD-ROM accessory for the then – upcoming Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES). To do this, Nintendo reached out to Sony to help make this […]

Dell says Alienware alone – is worth $3 billion

When Dell acquired Alienware back in 2006, Dell was at the peak of it’s status in the PC market, it was the top PC manufacturer, and was shortly overtaken by HP, something they have never got back. But purchasing Alienware, the then 10 year old company looks to have been a smart move. Alienware Now over ten years on, Alienware is a successful business, specialising in gaming desktops, laptops and monitors. […]

Forza Horizon 4 is now out on Xbox One and Windows 10

Earlier today, the full public release of Forza Horizon 4 was released for purchase for Xbox One and Windows 10 users, the Forza franchise has been to the old cobbled streets of Europe in Horizon 2 and the sandy outback of Australia with Horizon 3, but now the game is coming to the UK with Horizon 4 so players can experience sprawling Scottish Mountains, cotswold towns and tight fast lanes. […]

Fortnite will come to Android, but won’t be on Google Play

Fortnite is becoming ridiculously popular. And after expanding the games platform coverage earlier this year with expansion onto Apple’s iOS earlier in April, then to the Nintendo Switch in June – just Android was left to cover the major platforms on the market. But in bringing the game to Android, much like iOS they first need to go through Google Play and for any paid apps, extra subscriptions and in-app […]

Xbox party chat is now on Android and iOS

Microsoft’s party chat feature is now available in the Xbox app, on iOS and Android. The feature has been tested in beta now for a few months and has finally been released to the public. The feature is pretty self explanatory, like on the Xbox, Xbox Live users will be able to text or chat via voice via the app. For the first time, users will be able to talk […]

New GTA V Online Smuggler’s Run lands 29th August

News from Alex and Ed Gaming Just in the last few days, Rockstar announced that Grand Theft Auto V Online would be receiving some new updates this week, with the addition of “Smuggler’s Run.” The new update follows character, Nervous Ron who is out on the look for someone to take over his smuggling efforts. New Aircraft The update also includes a whole host of new aircraft, which you can customise […]