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Cyberpunk 2077 release date, trailer and news

Update: Very little is known about Cyberpunk 2077 at the moment, other than the fact that it’s still in development. However, one developer has drawn the attention of fans on Twitter recently by asking gamers what their “dream RPG” would involve.  Associate design director, Kevin Rowley, specifically asked this question with regards to side activities away from the main quest. Rowley then also asked what they’d like to see happen

Cockney crime caper Blood and Truth devs on PSVR’s bright future

There was a time when the height of pop culture Cockney mischievousness was merely attempting to “blow the bloody doors off.” But in new PlayStation VR title Blood and Truth, you’ll be tasked with blowing up an entire casino as you explore the murky depths of London’s criminal underworld. Fresh from its Paris Games Week reveal, Blood and Truth has quickly leap-frogged the competition to become one of the most

PS4 Pro vs Xbox One X: how are the mid-generation consoles shaping up?

Update: The Xbox One X has arrived. Check out our full review of the console here and read our run down of important things you need to know about it.  Original article continues below… Sony’s PS4 Pro enjoyed one year as the most powerful games console on the market. However, now that the Xbox One X has been released that’s simply no longer the case. However, though it now bears

LA Noire is VR’s first blockbuster, now the tech just needs to catch up

I’m standing in a shoe store interrogating my first witness. She’s clearly nervous, her eyes are darting everywhere in the room aside from meeting my gaze, and her shoulders are turned inwards.  The experience transports me back six years, back to the first time I played through LA Noire’s, but this time something huge is different. It’s game-changing. My suspect has finished her answer, but I’m not buying it. I pull

Hands on with the Nintendo Switch’s most grown-up game, L.A. Noire

Within minutes of starting our hands on session with the Nintendo Switch version of L.A. Noire, Rockstar’s classic 1940s-set detective title, we’re confronted with the sprawled out body of a female murder victim. Fully naked, badly beaten and mutilated, this poor woman’s body has been dumped in the hills above the Los Angeles neighborhood of Westlake with a pair of initials scribbled on her torso in red lipstick. Not exactly

Best PS4 games: 30 must-play titles

Best PS4 Games: Welcome! In its four years on the market (yes, really, it’s been four years) the PlayStation 4 has built up a fantastic and diverse library of games. If you’re looking to buy some new games, you certainly won’t struggle to find something that suits your tastes but you might struggle to narrow down your options. Fortunately, you have TechRadar to help you there. In order to make

Loot boxes are the controversial, but unavoidable, evolution of gaming

The video game industry is changing. Or, more specifically, it’s already changed, and we’re just starting to realise it.  Loot boxes and games geared towards a ‘service’ model have seemingly reignited the debate over the monetisation of in-game experiences – one that we faced years ago when free-to-play titles first reared their heads but are now barging into our games in more obvious, conspicuous ways.   Some gamers are, obviously,

Cyberpunk 2077 release date, trailer and news

Update: Very little is known about Cyberpunk 2077 at the moment, other than the fact that it’s still in development. However, one developer has drawn the attention of fans on Twitter recently by asking gamers what their “dream RPG” would involve.  Associate design director, Kevin Rowley, specifically asked this question with regards to side activities away from the main quest. Rowley then also asked what they’d like to see happen

Cockney crime caper Blood and Truth devs on PSVR’s bright future

There was a time when the height of pop culture Cockney mischievousness was merely attempting to “blow the bloody doors off.” But in new PlayStation VR title Blood and Truth, you’ll be tasked with blowing up an entire casino as you explore the murky depths of London’s criminal underworld. Fresh from its Paris Games Week reveal, Blood and Truth has quickly leap-frogged the competition to become one of the most

PS4 Pro vs Xbox One X: how are the mid-generation consoles shaping up?

Update: The Xbox One X has arrived. Check out our full review of the console here and read our run down of important things you need to know about it.  Original article continues below… Sony’s PS4 Pro enjoyed one year as the most powerful games console on the market. However, now that the Xbox One X has been released that’s simply no longer the case. However, though it now bears