Gaming

Forza Motorsport 7 will be taken off of the Microsoft Store in September

According to the official Forza Twitter account, Forza Motorsport 7 will be taken off of the official Microsoft Store come 15th September. The game will remain playable, but will be no longer available to purchase or play on Xbox Game Pass. By that day in September, the game would have reached its ‘end of life’, which for Forza games is around four years, due to the cars and tracks being […]

Nintendo announces new OLED version of the Switch

This week, Nintendo updated the Switch, after many months of rumours, many expected a ‘Pro’ version, with 4K output and at least, some updated graphics capabilities. However, with the new updated model, Nintendo has opted for a more minor change this time, with a new OLED screen, improved audio as well as some minor improvements all round to make the Switch experience better. The new Nintendo Switch OLED features a […]

Forza Horizon 5 is coming this November and takes place in Mexico

Microsoft will be launching the next big version of its Forza Horizon game franchise later this year with Forza Horizon 5, which will be available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox Cloud Gaming and PC on 9th November. What’s also good is that the game will be made available with no up front cost to Game Pass subscribers on the first day. This year, the game moves on from the idilc villages of […]

GTA Online is being shut down for Xbox 360 and PS3 later this year

Rockstar has announced today that later this year, the GTA Online service for older gaming consoles is being shut down. Come the 16th December 2021 the online multiplayer section of Grand Theft Auto V will no longer be available for those users on consoles from two generations ago. However, Rockstar has been keen to point out that the local story mode of the game will be unaffected – it is just the […]

Grand Theft Auto V is coming to next gen consoles later this year

Later this year, in November Rockstar will be being fully compatible versions of Grand Theft Auto V to the new Xbox Series S, Series X and PlayStation 5. On 11th November 2021 Rockstar says the game will be “expanded and enhanced”, exactly what that entails will remain to be seen. Rockstar is still supposed to be launching GTA 6 sometime soon, now that the game is approaching nearly eight years of […]

Sony has already sold 7.8 million PS5s

The next generation consoles from Sony and Microsoft haven’t been on sale that long and both companies have had issues with stock and consoles being sold out and in a lot of cases they are still hard to get hold of. However, despite this Sony has sold absolutely tons of PlayStation 5 consoles. In around five months, Sony has sold 7.8 million consoles and 3.3 million of them were sold […]

Xbox Live Gold no longer needed to play online, for some games

As of this week, Microsoft has updated its policies for what Xbox Live Gold is required for, most notably free-to-play games such as Call of Duty: Warzone and Fortnite won’t need an active subscription to be able to play online with friends. This change affects Xbox One and Xbox Series S and X users and more than 50 games are eligible for this new change. This change does come after […]

Nintendo announces new blue Switch Lite

Today Nintendo has announced it is expanding the colour choices of the entry level Switch model, by adding a new blue colour. Adding to the existing coral, yellow, gray and turquoise options too. Prices are the same at $199.99 in the US and will be available next month on 21st May which also coincides with the launch of Miitopia, a game that launched on the 3DS back in 2016 which […]

Gran Turismo 7 is delayed until 2022

Sony has said that the next instalment of Gran Turismo wont be coming back this year, as originally planned. Due to delay caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Gran Turismo 7 will be coming in 2022 instead. Sony said that the production of the game offered some challenging situations, like the movie industry has. “GT7 has been impacted by COVID-related production challenges and therefore will shift from 2021 to 2022. With […]

Microsoft introduces new Xbox Wireless Headset

This week Microsoft has introduced a new wireless gaming headset for the Xbox but it’ll also work with PC too. It comes in at £89 / $100 and has support for spatial audio and Dolby Atmos. Microsoft has said that the new headset works seamlessly with the Xbox Wireless protocol, ensuring very low audio lag and no voice issues. The headset has a new dual beamforming microphone which can manage […]