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Ever imagined a console subject to hardware updates? Phil Spencer has

Hardware UpdatesThis is something you might want to read, Phil Spencer, has created a tidal wave of speculation today after hinting that the Xbox One could, in the future, become the subject of hardware updates bringing the console up to the spec of modern day PCs. Speaking last week at a Microsoft press conference, Spencer commented on the future of the Xbox One, comparing it to that of a PC with upgrades to help boost performance.

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UK retailer GAME reveal the top 10 games of 2015

GAMEFollowing a hugely successful year of sales in 2015, despite one or two short falls, United Kingdom high street retailer GAME have revealed the top 10 games that the UK public spent via their stores throughout the year. The retailer is now also launching a competition which will see one lucky gamer win £2015 in reward points via their reward card system. But more on that in a moment, let’s take a look at that top 10.

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The sport that “isn’t a real sport” will soon feature on ESPN

espn esportsBack in September of 2014, ESPN boss John Skipper said that the network would never show esports, saying that they’re not real sports. Surely enough, many agreed, many disagreed, and since then, times have changed. ESPN will start coverage of esports as soon as this month, with Halo 5. Continue reading The sport that “isn’t a real sport” will soon feature on ESPN

Your favourite developers send you their festive wishes

Merry Christmas festiveAs 2015 wraps up, it’s now time for our favourite video game developers to take a well earned break to stuff themselves with turkey, ham, stuffing and any other festive goodies that we all long for. 2015 has been a fantastic year, and 2016 has many more amazing titles to bring us. Until then, let the developers who bring us joy take a well earned rest. Here, you can find an updating list of Christmas messages to their fans. Continue reading Your favourite developers send you their festive wishes

Siberia 200 gaming headsets make a return

siberia 200SteelSeries, the leading global manufacturer of gaming peripherals, brings back the most sought-after Siberia v2 gaming headset with refreshed features, an updated name, and in a variety of colors inspired by top-professional gamers. The SteelSeries Siberia 200 gaming headset brings next-level audio, microphone quality and unsurpassed comfort in a collection of colors that celebrate eSports.

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PewDiePie and Sean Murray Appear on The Late Show

no man's skyStephen Colbert recently hosted two big guests in the gaming world with Youtuber PewDiePie and Hello Games Sean Murray appearing on The Late Show.

The reasons both were there were for two separate reasons, Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg (aka. PewDiePie) was there to discuss his Youtube Stardom, openly admitting that he does not watch TV like many others today. Hello Games founder Sean Murray on the other hand was there to promote their game No Man Sky, and showed some of it off.

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Sony Not Planning on a New PSP due to Mobile Dominance

Shuhei YoshidaIf you were one of those people hoping to hear an announcement a new PSP, then bad news as Sony are unlikely to sell any more, at least in the near future.

This news comes from the President of Sony Computer Entertainment himself, mister Shuhei Yoshida, when asked about the future of the handheld system during a Q&A at the EGX 2015 panel.

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Report: Konami Waves Goodbye to Triple-A Gaming

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom PainYesterday we heard reports coming out of French website Gameblog about the departure of Julien Merceron, who oversaw the development of the Fox Engine, from the company. The same website has a new report saying that Konami are now out of the Triple-A gaming scene.

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Konami reveal details on game breaking Metal Gear Solid V bug

Metal Gear Solid VIt’s been a week since Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain first hit the shelves and over the weekend, literally millions of gamers around the world sat down to put some serious time into what is being called “The greatest stealth game ever made”. Which has been great for the amount of positive feedback the game itself has received, but it has also revealed a pretty serious bug in the game’s programming. If you’re still progressing through mission 1-20, make sure you take note of what’s going on. Continue reading Konami reveal details on game breaking Metal Gear Solid V bug