Posts By Mat Growcott


This Year Could Kill Call of Duty

Dwindling sales and negative reaction for Ghosts meant that Black Ops 3 had to really impress to win back an audience quickly become disinterested. Sales are still high - and rightfully so, it's unlike anything else on the market - but when faced with a choice between Call of Duty and Star Wars Battlefront, who is going to win?

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You Don’t Play As Big Boss in Metal Gear Solid V

The entire marketing campaign for Metal Gear Solid V has been about changing or hiding an identity, and so its clear - you don't play as Big Boss in The Phantom Pain.

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Resident Evil Revelations 2 Review

Resident Evil is no longer the game it was twenty years ago and with good reason. Revelations 2 takes a step back towards horror while keeping a lot of what made the newer games fun, but the co-op is at the least disappointing.

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Could Sony and Microsoft have their own Amiibos?

The little plastic toy trade is going well for Activision, Disney and Nintendo, filling the coffers in a way that few franchises manage to do. Should Microsoft and Sony get in while they still can?

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Wave of Rainbow Six Siege Closed Alpha Codes Sent Out

If you've been desperately waiting for a code for Rainbow Six Siege, check your emails - new codes seem to have been sent out.

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Discover Notifications Annoy on PS4

The Discover notifications may have seemed a good idea to introduce people to the new features of the PS4's firmware 2.50 - but they just won't go away.

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Opinion: Caving to Pressure and the War on Women

Lionhead removed the poster after sensitive voices found it crude. The upsetting thing is that their judgement came entirely from their own view of women.

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PlayStation TV Gets a Price Cut

The PlayStation TV has received a price cut in the UK, bringing it down to an RRP of £44.99.

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Five Years On: Resident Evil 5 DLC Hits Steam

It's been nearly six years since the two DLC episodes for Resident Evil 5 were released on console. Now they're finally coming to Steam. Lost in Nightmares and Desperate Escape both got a decent amount of praise when they were released with fans praising the tenser atmosphere Lost in Nightmares above that of even the main game.

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Mass Effect 2 Gets Controller Support

For some inexplicable reason, the Mass Effect franchise doesn't support controllers on PC. That is about to change, starting with Mass Effect 2.

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