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Doom 3: VR Edition Review
Doom 3: VR Edition Review
Doom 3: VR Edition pales in comparison to other VR shooters, or even playing Doom 3 on a flat screen.
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders has launched big, although tech issues are hampering its release. People Can Fly's looter shooter hit over 100,000 concurrent players on Steam, where it is currently the top-selling game at £49.99. As a point of comparison, Square Enix's high-profile flop Marvel's The Avengers hit a peak concurrent player count of 28,145 on Steam when it launched in September.
Rare Gives Us A Side-By-Side Comparison Of Banjo-Kazooie's amiibo And Totaku
Rare Gives Us A Side-By-Side Comparison Of Banjo-Kazooie's amiibo And Totaku
Who wore it better? Last week saw the arrival of three brand new Super Smash Bros.
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Nintendo Switch exclusive Monster Hunter Rise has shipped 4m units since launch last Friday, publisher Capcom has said. For comparison, Capcom announced it had shipped 5m copies of Monster Hunter World back in January 2018, though that was released for both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Capcom's "shipped" figures (rather than "sold") includes digital copies as well as physical copies sent out to retailers but not yet picked up by punters.
Mini Review: Later Alligator - A Big Goof Of A Game That'll Make You Smile Like A Crocodile
Mini Review: Later Alligator - A Big Goof Of A Game That'll Make You Smile Like A Crocodile
Snappy comedy in a bite-sized package. What do you get when you mix Professor Layton with Adventure Time? The comparison doesn't even begin to do it justice, but that's vaguely what to expect from the brilliant Later Alligator, brought to you by the brains and pens that made Baman Piderman (as well as a couple of episodes of the aforementioned Adventure Time). Later Alligator is a big, long goof of a game that'll make you smile like a crocodile.
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Apex Legends Running On Switch And PS4 Pro
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Apex Legends Running On Switch And PS4 Pro
How's the Switch edition looking? After facing numerous delays and much speculation, EA's free-to-play battle royale Apex Legends finally arrived on Switch yesterday.
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Crash Bandicoot 4 On Switch And PS4 Pro
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Crash Bandicoot 4 On Switch And PS4 Pro
Can you tell the difference? Next week sees the arrival of Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time on the Switch.
Video: Harvest Moon And Story Of Seasons' First Half Hour, In This Side-By-Side Comparison
Video: Harvest Moon And Story Of Seasons' First Half Hour, In This Side-By-Side Comparison
Speedrun Any% Pre-Cow. In the race for "best farming game of March 2021", there's still everything to play for.
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Pokémon Diamond And Pearl On Switch And DS
Video: Check Out This Side-By-Side Comparison Of Pokémon Diamond And Pearl On Switch And DS
How do they compare? When The Pokémon Company announced remakes of the Nintendo DS titles Diamond and Pearl earlier this week, the most notable difference was obviously the art style. All of the sprite work in the original games has now been replaced with cute 3D graphics in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Sells Out In Japan Following Pyra and Mythra's Smash Announcement
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Sells Out In Japan Following Pyra and Mythra's Smash Announcement
Everyone wants to know the Xenoblade lore, of course. Could Xenoblade Chronicles 2 finally be getting the hype it deserves? With just over 2 million sales worldwide since its 2017 release - take Breath of the Wild's 23 million sales as a comparison - it's still the best-selling Xenoblade game by about half a million. Following the announcement that Pyra and Mythra are going to be added to the Super Smash Bros.
Mass Effect Legendary Edition Comparison Showcases Updates to Shepard
Mass Effect Legendary Edition Comparison Showcases Updates to Shepard
EA and BioWare have offered a new look at Male and Female Shepherd in the Legendary Edition compared to the original games.
Dragon Quest XI S Definitive Edition comparison — Define “definitive”
Dragon Quest XI S Definitive Edition comparison — Define “definitive”
I’m not going to lie: the PC announcement of Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of a Fallen Age — Definitive Edition (which I will never again refer to by its full name, because come on) caught me by surprise.
Travis Scott reportedly grossed roughly $20m for Fortnite concert appearance
Travis Scott reportedly grossed roughly $20m for Fortnite concert appearance
For comparison, a record-grossing Astroworld tour stop for Scott in 2019 grossed $1.7 million
Video: Immortals Fenyx Rising - Switch VS PlayStation 5 Graphical Comparison
Video: Immortals Fenyx Rising - Switch VS PlayStation 5 Graphical Comparison
More than 10 minutes of gameplay, too. Ubisoft's next major release for multiple platforms including the Nintendo Switch is Immortals Fenyx Rising. We've obviously gone hands-on with it about a month ago, and now we've had even more time to see what it's like.
Shadow Man Remastered Comparison Shots Show The N64 Classic In A New Light
Shadow Man Remastered Comparison Shots Show The N64 Classic In A New Light
Coming to Switch in 2021. Nightdive Studios has shared a new batch of screenshots for the upcoming Shadow Man: Remastered, giving us a taste of the game's revamped visuals ahead of release. The game makes use of Nightdive's proprietary KEX engine, which has previously been used on recent remasters of games like System Shock: Enhanced Edition, Turok, Turok 2: Seeds of Evil, Blood: Fresh Supply, and Strife: Veteran Edition.
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition - the first PS5 vs Xbox Series X platform comparison
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition - the first PS5 vs Xbox Series X platform comparison
It's finally happening. Ever since Microsoft and Sony revealed the hardware specifications of Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5, the question has always been to what extent differences in teraflops, clock speeds and memory bandwidth will actually translate into the gameplay experience and today, we have our first glimpse at how the systems truly compare.
Dicebreaker Recommends: Western Legends, Red Dead Redemption: The Board Game in all but name
Dicebreaker Recommends: Western Legends, Red Dead Redemption: The Board Game in all but name
A criticism sometimes levelled at board games in comparison to video games and their tabletop cousin, the pen-and-paper RPG, is that they lack variety.
Xbox Series X and Series S Tech Comparison
Xbox Series X and Series S Tech Comparison
Curious about the difference between the Xbox Series S and X? Take a look at our chart to see the key tech differences.
Random: Your Halloween Costume Can't Compete With This Unreal Metroid Effort
Random: Your Halloween Costume Can't Compete With This Unreal Metroid Effort
The Chozo-n one. Trick or treating may be off the cards for Halloween this year, but all that indoor time will surely have given you ample opportunity to create the cosplay garb of your dreams, no? Ready for when you can venture out and plunge your hands into communal bowls of candy of an evening, right? Well, it doesn't really matter — your quaint costume will pale in comparison to this incredible Samus suit built by Brenden McCormack and his wife, Laura.
Mafia: Definitive Edition Vs. Original Graphics Comparison – An Impressive Remake of a 6th Gen Classic
Mafia: Definitive Edition Vs. Original Graphics Comparison – An Impressive Remake of a 6th Gen Classic
Hanger 13’s done an incredible job of remaking the entire Mafia experience from scratch for eighth-gen machines.
Let’s Compare Every PlayStation Console's Launch Lineup
Let’s Compare Every PlayStation Console's Launch Lineup
Next-gen is almost upon us, and both Microsoft and Sony have finally revealed which games are launching alongside each console in November.
PS5 vs Xbox Series X Comparison Chart
PS5 vs Xbox Series X Comparison Chart
Here's how the PS5 stacks up to the Xbox Series X.
56 Xbox Series X and Series S Comparison Shots (PS4, Switch, Xbox One X, Xbox 360)
56 Xbox Series X and Series S Comparison Shots (PS4, Switch, Xbox One X, Xbox 360)
Get a look at Xbox's next-gen consoles alongside a bunch of other consoles.
Xbox Series X vs. Series S Comparison Chart
Xbox Series X vs. Series S Comparison Chart
See how the more affordable Xbox Series S compares to the power of the Series X in this comparison chart.
Random: Here's How Much Your Animal Crossing: New Horizons House Would Cost In Real Life
Random: Here's How Much Your Animal Crossing: New Horizons House Would Cost In Real Life
Those mortgage repayments aren't cheap! Fully upgrading your home in Animal Crossing: New Horizons costs a lot of Bells, with that pesky Tom Nook draining your resources left, right and centre, but have you ever wondered how much your island getaway might cost in real life? Strangely enough, online comparison service Money has been calculating exactly that, analysing a number of properties from games, films and TV shows to see how they'd fit alongside real-life houses. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Blade Runner: Enhanced Edition comparison video makes me prefer the original
Blade Runner: Enhanced Edition comparison video makes me prefer the original
Like a replicant during a Voight-Kampff test, there's something a little off about the Blade Runner: Enhanced Edition.
Comparing The Sweeping Robots Found In The Avengers And Destiny
Comparing The Sweeping Robots Found In The Avengers And Destiny
Back when Destiny first released I remember a lone robot sweeping 24/7 in a back corner of the Tower.
Observer System Redux shows off gorgeously grimy makeover in next-gen comparison video
Observer System Redux shows off gorgeously grimy makeover in next-gen comparison video
Layers of Fear developer Bloober Team has released a new video for Observer System Redux, the revamped next-gen console version of its acclaimed sci-fi horror, offering a stark comparison between the visuals of the original and its upcoming enhanced edition. Observer's cyberpunk slice of dystopian sci-fi, for those unfamiliar with the original, melds murder mystery with surreal horror to wonderfully atmospheric, frequently startling effect.
Mortal Shell is out now, offering some decent Dark Souls-ing
Mortal Shell is out now, offering some decent Dark Souls-ing
Look, comparisons to Dark Souls are trite, but Mortal Shell is understood most quickly through comparison to the games which so clearly inspired it.
Microsoft still hasn't made the case for Xbox Series X
Microsoft still hasn't made the case for Xbox Series X
Let's get the obvious comparison out of the way, now that we can compare the summer's two great trailer showcases - separated this year by six weeks rather than the usual day and a half: Sony edged it. Neither PlayStation nor Xbox delivered a slam dunk when making the software case for their new hardware launches this year.
Here's our first look at a PS5 game box
Here's our first look at a PS5 game box
Sony has revealed our first look at PlayStation 5 game boxes. The images below, courtesy of the PlayStation Blog, show PS5 game Spider-Man: Miles Morales. For comparison's sake, here's Spider-Man on PlayStation 4: Read more
FSX vs Microsoft Flight Simulator comparison video shows massive upgrades
FSX vs Microsoft Flight Simulator comparison video shows massive upgrades
Microsoft melted the minds of flight simmers everywhere at this very same time last year when it first revealed the new Flight Simulator.
This is the smallest gaming PC we’ve ever seen
This is the smallest gaming PC we’ve ever seen
No really, this thing is tiny. We took a crack at putting together some of the best mini gaming PCs, but frankly, they all pale in comparison to the sheer tininess of this PC. However, to get something this small and authentically gaming PC-looking, you need a lot of patience and a lot of craftsmanship. This "world's smallest gaming PC" comes from YouTuber Michael Pick who uploaded a video showing how it was built and how it runs games.
The Last of Us Part 2 Comparison Video Reveals Graphical Downgrades from E3 2018 Demo
The Last of Us Part 2 Comparison Video Reveals Graphical Downgrades from E3 2018 Demo
Differences in lighting and animation quality are evident in the final game.
Take a 360 virtual tour inside one of HPE’s AMD-based flagship supercomputers
Take a 360 virtual tour inside one of HPE’s AMD-based flagship supercomputers
'Supercomputers'. All talk about their petaflops and applications for industry seems quite far removed from our day-to-day life, where even a gaming rig with one of the best graphics cards and best CPUs will pale in comparison to these behemoths.
PS5 vs Xbox Series X Comparison Chart
PS5 vs Xbox Series X Comparison Chart
See how the two upcoming consoles - the Xbox Series X and Playstation 5 - stack up so far.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake: What has changed since 1997?
Final Fantasy 7 Remake: What has changed since 1997?
It’s been a while since fans got their hands on Cloud Strife’s Buster Sword in the original Final Fantasy 7 in 1997.