Games

Tiger out, Rory in for PGA Tour

With a Battlefield approach and a new cover star, the latest PGA game feels like reboot for the franchise.

Electronic Arts strikes back

EA expects Star Wars Battlefront...

Publisher once called 'worst company in America' foresees extremely strong preorders for Star Wars: Battlefront.

Calling all 80s toys Nostalgiatrons video

He-Man charges into battle in Toy Soldiers: War Chest.

It's time to play with all your favourite 80s action figures again in Ubisoft's Toy Soldiers: War Chest.

Fallout 4 'basically done'

According to Bethesda's Pete Hines, Fallout 4 was already feature complete prior to being announced, and the company's focus is now on bug-fixing.

Bethesda says the post-Apocalypse open world was complete prior to being announced, and its focus is now on bug-fixing.

What's in Witcher 3's new mode?

The Witcher 3's New Game Plus lets you carry over your experience, most items, and alchemy recipes, while also making all enemies stronger.

New Game Plus lets you carry over your experience, most items, and alchemy recipes, while also making all enemies stronger.

Gang cut from NZ GTA gallery

100% Pure New Zealand, Hell Pizza and 'Te Warewhare' in a Dre Hema-Kani's GTA V modification.

More classic Kiwi icons have been added to Grand Theft Auto, but the Mongrel Mob is out.

All Blacks game has Sevens mode

All Blacks Rugby Challenge 3 will be the first game to feature a Sevens mode.

Latest All Blacks Rugby Challenge in development by Aussie studio the first to adapt Sevens competition for gaming.

Mafia III in development

2K Games will officially unveil Mafia III in a worldwide premiere scheduled for midnight on August 6.

Who could resist this offer? 2K Games will officially unveil Mafia III on August 6.

Arnold wrestles with Terminator video

Arnold Schwarzenegger recreates one of his most iconic film scenes from Terminator 2: Judgement Day, for WWE 2K16.

He's back; Arnold Schwarzenegger recreates iconic Terminator 2 scene for WWE 2K16.

China lifting ban on consoles

China's long-held ban on video game consoles has fallen, as the communist nation embraces more sustainable industries.

Sony and Microsoft both have plans to manufacture game consoles in new Shanghai zone.

Taking aim at sexist gamers

Members of retro gamer Keith Apicary's "security force" fire video game guns at the PAX East gaming conference in Boston, Massachusetts, April 7, 2012. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi (UNITED STATES - Tags: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY SOCIETY)

The men most likely to harass female gamers are also most likely to have their own problems.

eSports gamers to be drug tested

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 01:  A competitor takes part in a qualifying match at the 2015 Call of Duty European Championships at The Royal Opera House on March 1, 2015 in London, England.  The event sees 28 teams from across Europe and the Middle East compete in order to qualify for the 2015 Call of Duty world finals in Los Angeles on March 27. Electronic sports (eSports) are increasing in popularity with over 70 million people regularly streaming eSports tournaments online last year.  (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

The ESL plans to start policing drug use, following a professional Counter-Strike player's admission to using drugs to aid concentration

A keyboard and mouse for Xbox

The Xbox One controller is pictured at the Microsoft Games exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2013 fair in Cologne August 21, 2013. The Gamescom convention, Europe's largest video games trade fair, runs from August 22 to August 25. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS ENTERTAINMENT)

Xbox One may soon be getting keyboard and mouse support, according to a tweet from the Head of Xbox.

Boys can't handle losing to girls

xMinks is one of Australia's top competitive Call of Duty players and a full-time streamer.

Chelsea is an Australian champion. But whenever she speaks, the abuse starts up as well.

Review: Heroes of the Storm

You can play as one of many characters from different Blizzard games.

REVIEW: This free-to-play online multiplayer arena combat combines characters from Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo.

The secret of Fallout Shelter video

Fallout Shelter Makes $5.1 Million US in Two Weeks

Bethesda has been noodling around with the idea for years and it's paid off to the tune of $7.7m.

Hang in there, PC Bat-chums

Batman: Arkham Knight.

Rocksteady continue to hammer away at the glitch-filled PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight.

Battle your way to free DLC video

Capcom revealed that Street Fighter V will have 16 characters at launch, four of whom will be brand new.

New Street Fighter lets players earn downloadable content instead of having to pay for it.

A knitting tribute to Iwata

Yoshi's Woolly World.

REVIEW: If you're looking for something that reminds you why you fell in love with Nintendo, this is a yarn well worth unravelling.

Curtain falls on geek-fest gallery video

Dan Bos, 24, won first place in the special effects competition at Armageddon with his toothy take on a vampire, modeled by Jonathan Hobman.

Wellington has survived Armageddon 2015, with about 30,000 people attending.

All dressed up and somewhere to go video

Jessy Edwards, aka Princess Leia, goes undercover to learn about Wellington's ComicCon.

A reporter goes undercover to investigate the hype behind ComicCon.

Welly students become Mario Bros princesses

Costume construction students Victoria Gridley and Cat Creighton look forward to dressing up at the Armageddon event each year. Gridley dressed up as Velma from Scooby-Doo at a previous Comic Con.

Two self-confessed "geek-nerd-dorks" get ready to compete at Armageddon.

Space games are back video

With 18 quintillion planets, No Man's Sky should provide all players the chance to explore uncharted areas of space

Thirty years ago, two friends created the standard by which all space exploration and combat games would be judged.

Sonic gets Shia LaBoost

Sonic Generations - Shia Lebouf DLC (Spoilers!)

Sega have inserted Shia LaBeouf into one of Sonic Generations' final scenes.

Physics Kickstart Scraps to Steam

Like a Road Warrior Lego set, Scraps lets you customise your Mad Motor vehicle for combat readiness.

Kiwi creator Bill Borman's Kickstarted car-smasher Scraps is Steaming into the early access store.

Internet salutes Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata looks at bananas, an old meme finding resurgence with the Nintendo CEO's passing.

They're sharing Iwata Mii avatars, creating farewell art with Splatoon and sending Tweets with "ThankYouIwata" hashtags.

Yoshi goes Sackboy video

Yoshi's Woolly World.

REVIEW: We join Yarn Yoshi on an adventure through the wonderful, woollen world of Craft Island, to unravel Kamek and Baby Bowser’s evil plots.

What can you fly in Battlefront? video

Star Wars Battlefront.

DICE clarify details from footage shown during E3, including what will and won't be in the game's PC version.

Nintendo President dead at 55

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata dead at 55

The gaming world is mourning the death of Nintendo president Satoru Iwata.

Tomb Raider exploring Comic-Con

Camilla Luddington at Comic Con with a Halo Spartan helmet and gun

The woman behind the mo-capped reboot of Lara Croft takes to the floors of San Diego Comic Con incognito.

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