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November 1, 2017 7:29 PM 6 reasons why Nintendo Switch is the best console to buy right now

The new "Super Mario Odyssey" is receiving near-universal praise, and the Nintendo Switch is beating the competition month after month in sales. There's a good reason for that: The Nintendo Switch is the best console to buy this holiday. Here's why! Since launching in March, the Nintendo Switch has taken the mantle as the must-have console for playing 175

October 31, 2017 7:00 PM 'PUBG' set to release on Xbox One in December

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is coming to the Xbox One on Dec. 12 through Xbox's Game Preview program, expanding the wildly popular game's audience beyond just PC players. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) came out on Steam early access in March of this year and has seen regular updates with new and improved features, with an expected full release 179

October 30, 2017 11:59 AM Apple ‘fires engineer’ after daughter’s iPhone X hands-on video goes viral

Apple has reportedly fired an engineer after his daughter’s iPhone X hands-on video went viral on YouTube. Brooke Amelia Peterson last week published a vlog of a trip to see her parents in San Jose, including visiting her father at the Apple Campus. It is during this meeting that Peterson is given access to her father’s iPhone X and includes a quick 121

October 30, 2017 10:32 AM Nintendo doubles profit outlook on strong Switch console sales

OSAKA (Reuters) - Japanese videogames maker Nintendo Co Ltd (7974.T), already expecting its highest earnings in seven years, almost doubled its full-year operating profit forecast on Monday as supply shortages for its new Switch games console began to ease. Demand for the hybrid home-portable Switch has led to a near-doubling of Nintendo’s stock price 170

October 29, 2017 9:22 PM Minecraft celebrates Stranger Things 2 with new skins pack

The Stranger Things Skins Pack has launched across Xbox, PlayStation, Switch and PC, coinciding with the release of the second season of the hit Stranger Things series on Netflix. Minecraft is celebrating the return of the 80s-drenched sci-fi phenomenon Stranger Things with a newly launched themed skins pack. The Stranger Things Skins Pack has launched 104

October 29, 2017 9:31 AM Xbox One Games news: Gears of War 4K update, Quantum Break 2 and Sunset Overdrive to PS4?

The Xbox One X is soon due to release around the world - marking the first time Microsoft has jumped in on the 'mid-console cycle refresh', following Sony's launch of the PS4 Pro last year. Despite this mid-generation refresh, though, Microsoft hasn't been having the best time as far as exclusive games go. There has been a lot of cynicism around the company's 141

October 29, 2017 5:27 AM Assassin’s Creed: Game gets ancient Egypt setting

The new instalment reveals how the brotherhood began Video game titan Ubisoft on Friday released a new installment of “Assassin’s Creed”, seeking to reignite passion for the game after a year off, to freshen its top franchise. Breaking from its pattern of annually releasing sequels to “Assassin’s Creed,” which has sold more than 100 million copies since 149

October 29, 2017 1:12 AM Xbox One will save your console's settings in the cloud

It's also the formal launch of game gifting. This also marks the formal launch of game gifting. If you're eager to treat someone, you can buy "most" digital Xbox One games, permanent add-ons (such as mission packs and characters), Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass as a gift. You just need to know their email address or Gamertag. Other improvements? The home screen 145

October 28, 2017 9:38 PM Apple fires iPhone X engineer after daughter’s hands-on video goes viral

Apple has reportedly dismissed an engineer after his daughter’s iPhone X hands-on video went viral on YouTube. Brooke Amelia Peterson published a vlog earlier this week, which included a trip to the Apple campus to visit her father and see an unreleased iPhone X. Peterson’s video was quickly picked up by sites like 9to5Mac, and it spread even further 117

October 28, 2017 3:01 PM Sony PlayStation loses console exclusive to Xbox One, here's how PS4 and Switch catch up

Having had it as a console exclusive for several months, it’s been confirmed that Sony PlayStation’s PS4 console will soon be level with Microsoft's Xbox One on another game. It has now been confirmed that Free-to-Play action MMO, Skyforge, is being released on Xbox One in November. It’s been available on PC since 2015 and recently launched on PS4 in April 150