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Gamer’s Hive – a new social network for gamers

Would a new social media platform aimed at eSports enthusiasts work? Gamer’s Hive seem to think so. Let’s take a closer look.

The floor is off limits (and on fire) in Hot Lava

Hot Lava is a 3D parkour title where the premise is, well, that the floor is literally lava. It’s that game we all played as kids, but IN REAL LIFE!

Livelock review – Controlled Chaos

If you’re a fan of top down shooters but also enjoy a deeper gameplay experience, then I couldn’t recommend Livelock highly enough. The gameplay is delightfully hectic and destructive, while the RPG elements make for a more engaging experience. Despite the slightly bland environment design, Livelock is a game that straddles the line between casual and hardcore gameplay.

Chinese filmgoers protest JASON BOURNE 3D screenings

Jason Bourne finally opened last week in China and immediately started making headlines. Unfortunately, for both good and bad reasons.

In Other News – 30 August 2016

In Other News: Watch the samurai in For Honor, Ubisoft wants top Division players to help with the next patch and what happens when you drop the bass.

iPad Pro 12.9 and Apple Pencil Review – iPablo Picasso

The iPad Pro is Apple’s biggest tablet to date, a behemoth 12.9″ device that wants to replace your desktop. Here’s what we thought about it.

What’s going on with EG, Alliance and the Good Game Agency?

It’s that time of the year – Dota 2 rosters are in shambles. This time around, however, something is going on with Alliance and Evil Genius and it might have something to do with the shutting down of Good Game Agency.

Gran Turismo Sport has been delayed to 2017

Looks like Sony’s premiere racing simulator is going to need some more time in the oven, as Gran Turismo Sport won’t be out in November.

The core of Gears of War 4 was built around the Xbox controller

For Gears of War 4 on Xbox One and PC, developer the Coalition began fine-tuning the control with the standard Xbox One controller first, while paying equal attention to the tried tested PC setup.

Reminder: we’re off to COD XP, plus we’re giving away Infinite Warfare and PS4 SCUF Infinity

Gavin is off to COD XP this weekend, and he’s taking a PS4 SCUF Infinity along for the ride. Want to win it, and maybe a copy of Infinite Warfare too? Make sure you enter our competition – we’re giving away both!

Battlefield 1’s beta won’t require PS Plus, but will need Xbox Live Gold

Battlefield 1 is going into open beta this weekend, but you’ll need Gold on Xbox One to play

Comedy legend Gene Wilder has passed away at 83

Gene Wilder, the legendary comedy star of some of the last century’s most iconic comedies, has passed away

Assetto Corsa Review – The Wheel Deal

Assetto Corsa may try to parade around on console as a video game, but it’s not fooling anyone. It’s a simulator made for those that want the most realistic driving experience possible. Even then, it’s fairly rough around the edges and is only in any way recommended to diehard racing fans who are willing to drop money on a decent wheel and pedal setup.

The Clone Conspiracy will have some “huge payoffs” in Spider-Man

The Jackal is back, in a new adventure that sees several formerly deceased members of the Spider-family “dead no more”.

Fitbit’s new Charge and Flex bands are big improvements over their predecessors

Fitbit is finally refreshing their most popular products, with new Charge and Flex wearables coming soon.