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Server Closures: Multiple Just Dance Games Shutting Down in November

Multiple older Just Dance games are getting their online servers shut down this November according to a new update from Ubisoft. Check the list to see whether any games you own are affected.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 3 comments

Server Closures: PlayStation All-Stars Moved to the 15th; Sound Shapes 15th

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale and Twisted Metal's servers will shut down ten days earlier than previously reported according to Sony's official legal notice. Sound Shapes and ModNation Racers are shutting down too.

Posted 14 days ago by Sam Quirke, 14 comments

Server Closures: Warhawk, All-Stars Battle Royale, Twisted Metal, Drawn to Death

Unfortunately more PS4, PS3 and Vita titles are getting their servers shut down, which will have an effect on trophies. Warhawk, PlayStation All Stars Battle Royale, Twisted Metal and Drawn to Death are getting the chop.

Posted 20 days ago by Sam Quirke, 20 comments

PlayStation Plus Free Games for October Include Friday the 13th and Laser League

October is nearly here which means it's time for another PS Plus update. Free games next month include Friday the 13th and Laser League, both of which have had unfortunate development dramas. But they're worth a go for free!

Posted 21 days ago by Sam Quirke, 10 comments

A Year After Release, NBA 2K18's Trophies Are Finally Working

Thanks to our scanners, we have just discovered that NBA 2K18's PlayStation 3 trophies are finally obtainable thanks to a silent fix. 41 trophies are now yours to be unlocked.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

PlayStation Plus Free Titles for September 2018: Destiny 2 and God of War III

September's PS Plus free titles include Destiny 2, God of War III Remastered, QUBE Director's Cut, Another World, Foul Play and Sparkle 2.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 19 comments

Mafia III Headlines PlayStation Plus Titles for August 2018

August's PS Plus is a bumper month, with four PlayStation 4 games headlined by Mafia III. As always there's some PlayStation 3 and Vita titles too. Grab July's games before August 7th!

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 20 comments

Easy Trophy Lists in the EU Summer Sale

There's yet another massive game sale happening on PlayStation Store, which means it's time for another quick round-up of some of the most accessible trophy lists in the bunch. We start with five games actually worth playing.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

Both Marvel Ultimate Alliance Games Delisted

Yesterday both Marvel Ultimate Alliance titles disappeared from the Xbox and PlayStation stores. The store entries for the PS4 versions have disappeared completely, while the second game's PS3 page no longer allows purchase.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

Crysis 2 Multiplayer Servers Closing in October

Platinum hunters beware: Crysis 2's online multiplayer servers are being taken down on October 11th 2018. We have fifteen trophies with an Online flag, so expect those to become partly or fully unobtainable in three months.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

Easy Trophy Lists in the North American Mid-Year Sale

We just published all of the Mid-Year PSN deals available for US and Canada account holders, but here's a round-up of the easy trophy lists available in the sale. We start off with five games that are actually pretty good.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

PS3 Shooter Starhawk Closes Servers, 19 Trophies Affected

2012 third-person shooter Starhawk's servers are now closed. This affects a large number of the game's trophies, so consider carefully before picking this one up in a sale.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

PlayStation Plus Titles for July 2018 Announced

We're a few days away from July, which means it's time for another batch of PS Plus titles going free for subscribers in the coming month. Another David Cage game and an online melee curio headline for PlayStation 4.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

Poll: If PlayStation Now Let You Download Games, Would You Subscribe?

Sources are murky at best, but rumours are starting to swirl that Sony might be adding the option to download games from their PlayStation Now service. How do you feel about it?

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 16 comments

Xbox Mixer Interviews Wargaming.net On World of Tanks: Mercenaries

Take a watch of a quick interview with Lead Game Designer Jeff Gregg and Community Manager RaiBOT01 from Wargaming.net as Xbox Mixer gets to learn more about the upcoming World of Tanks expansion.

Posted 4 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Skate 2 Servers Also Return Online

Earlier today we revealed that the online servers for Skate 3 had come back online. We're here to spread the cheer even further: all of the servers are also back online for Skate 2.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Skate 3 Servers Come Back Online

The servers for Skate 3 have come back online without any fanfare. This means that all of the game's trophies are now obtainable again.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Guitar Hero Live's GHTV Mode to Be Terminated

Guitar Hero Live publisher Activision has announced the music game's Guitar Hero TV mode, which was Live's version of online play, will be sunsetted before the end of the year.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

The Sims 3 Servers Shutting Down

The online services for the game will be closed on July 2nd, 2018, but don't panic -- no trophies are affected by the closure.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

PlayStation Plus Titles for June 2018 Announced

The first day of June is imminent. By all means, Sony has left it late this time to announce the new PlayStation Plus Game Collection titles for the month.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Terrell Owens Will Grace The Cover of Madden NFL 19 Hall of Fame Edition

Football fans have been waiting longer than usual for an info drop on this year's Madden, but that info has finally arrived. A new cover star will grace the Hall of Fame Edition of the game, and the pick is perfectly timed.

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 3 comments

Hitman: Absolution Contracts Servers to Shut Down, Hopefully Temporarily

Hitman series developer IO Interactive must close the servers for 2012's Hitman: Absolution Contracts feature in what the company hopes is only a temporary situation.

Posted 5 months ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

World of Tanks Soviet Dream Machines Event Live During May

The beginning of May marks the launch of the Soviet Dream Machines event exclusively for the console versions of World of Tanks. Exchange points for rewards, all the way up to the Tier VIII Motherland tank.

Posted 5 months ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Techland Purchases Call of Juarez Franchise from Ubisoft

Ubisoft has now sold the rights to the Call of Juarez franchise to its developer, Techland. One of the first things Techland did was to republish Call of Juarez: Gunslinger.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Ranking The Top Five Call of Duty Campaigns

Call of Duty campaigns may soon be a thing of the past. If it's true this year's game will be without one and if it sells well anyway, we may have seen the last story mode for the series. That makes for a good time to look back.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 9 comments

Poll: Old School or Reboot, Which Version of Tomb Raider Do You Prefer?

The latest Tomb Raider is on the way, making the rebooted version of Lara Croft now three games old. Is this new and more cinematic vision for the franchise your preference, or do you like to keep it old school?

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 15 comments

Playstation Plus Titles for May 2018 Announced

The new PlayStation Plus Game Collection titles have been revealed for May. There are no differences between the lists for North America and Europe, and the titles will be available in both regions from May 1st.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Video Games to Play if You Like HBO's Westworld

HBO's latest hit series, Westworld, returns for a second season tonight. Its first season was a critical darling telling thoughtful tales of human versus AI conflict. For more of that itch to be scratched, try these video games.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 2 comments

The Best Opening Scenes in Video Games

They say first impressions are everything. Whether you're in a job interview, on a date, or writing a list for a popular gaming outlet, you have to start strong or you'll lose your audience. Here are gaming's best openings.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 9 comments

Two Adventure Time Games To Be Delisted At End Of March

Here's a Public Service Announcement for any Adventure Time fans. The two games from publisher Little Orbit are set to be delisted on digital stores at the end of the month due to license expiration.

Posted 7 months ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Dated With Pre-Order Bonus

Pre-ordering Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, whether at retail or digitally, will give players a code for Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition and its Ultra Street Fighter IV DLC.

Posted 7 months ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Ubisoft Spring Sale Offers Discounts of up to 75%

Ubisoft has started a Spring Sale on their Store page, offering discounts of up to 75% on a range of PlayStation 4 titles, and a handful of PlayStation 3 titles.

Posted 7 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

World of Tanks March Madness Events

March Madness has taken over World of Tanks. A new Premium Hero and special rewards are available, and a Tank Madness tournament runs until the end of the month.

Posted 7 months ago by Luc1d, 0 comments

Playstation Plus Titles for March 2018 Announced

We now have the list of PS+ titles for March 2018 and it includes some big titles. However, we also have some upcoming subscription changes to announce.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 27 comments

New Kits And More In Latest Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 Update

Now that the transfer window is well and truly shut, Konami has released Data Pack 3.0 for Pro Evolution Soccer 2018, which makes sure all those player transfers have been updated, as well as a few other things.

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

Defiance Shares the Love With Double XP, Rep and Score for February

Can you feel the love? If not, Defiance is spreading it around via their annual Colony Courtship event. The event will benefit gamers behind on some rank based trophies.

Posted 8 months ago by Will Cruz, 0 comments

Playstation Announces Server Shutdowns for Nine Titles

The holiday season is supposed to be a happy time where people spend time with their family and friends. Sony had a slightly different take on the seasonal period.

Posted 9 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 34 comments

Playstation Plus Titles for January 2018 Now Available

The new year is here and a new batch of Playstation Plus titles are available during the month of January. The titles are available in both regions right now.

Posted 9 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Saints Row Series' Sharing Services to Shut Down

With old games often comes the discontinuation of features. The Saints Row series is no different. Volition has announced the My Steelport function, which allowed players to share characters and screenshots, will close.

Posted 10 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Monopoly Streets Servers Shut Down

EA announced that the servers for the game shut down on Friday, December 15th. If you're reading this, you're out of time to build some houses.

Posted 10 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 1 comment

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Online Services to be Terminated Next Year

The online services for PES 2017 have been scheduled for termination next year and this will mean that several of the game's online trophies will become discontinued, as well as myClub coins and GP.

Posted 10 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

TT Podcast Episode 58 - Speechless

We've about had it with these video game companies, what with the loot boxes and the disingenuous experience reporting. What about you?

Posted 10 months ago by Brandon Fusco, 2 comments

Fallout 3, Brink, Wet and Six More Join PS Now Roster

Some old classics, one-off curios and more recent digital titles join the PlayStation Now roster — including Bethesda's Fallout 3, Wet and Brink, as well as Double Eleven's PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate.

Posted 11 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Data Pack 2.0 Arriving Soon for PES 2018

Just two months after the game's release on Playstation 4 and Playstation 3, PES 2018 will be getting its second Data Pack full of kits, boots, stadiums, and updated faces and thumbnail photos.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Deadpool Getting Delisted Imminently

Making a game around a licensed property is always a bit of a risk, not least because licensing agreements have a limited lifespan. All versions of Deadpool are due to be delisted imminently.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

DC Universe Online Playstation 3 Servers to Close

In March 2011, DC Universe Online (PS3) was released for players on consoles to enjoy for the first time. Unfortunately, after 6.5 years, things will soon be coming to an end on this platform.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Fourth Episode for Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two Officially Dated

If you’ve been patiently waiting for the next episode of Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two to release, you’re not alone. Mojang and Telltale Games have officially released a new trailer and a release date for the next episode.

Posted 11 months ago by Will Cruz, 0 comments

LEGO Dimensions Officially Canceled

LEGO Dimensions has officially been canceled. The official news comes a week after Eurogamer broke the news of a Warner Bros. employee revealing an internal memo announcing the cancellation to employees.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Check Out the Latest Song Reveal and Livestream for Just Dance 2018

It’s time to get the party started with Ubisoft’s upcoming game Just Dance 2018. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or if you have no rhythm in your soul, Just Dance 2018 aims to bring the latest hits and moves to rock your body.

Posted 1 year ago by Will Cruz, 0 comments

EA Remind Us What's New In FIFA 18's The Journey

FIFA 18 has been out nearly a couple of weeks now and with that in mind, EA have put out a new trailer showing potential players a little of what they're missing out on when it comes to the game's story mode, The Journey.

Posted 1 year ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments