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Brutal, bloody and brilliant

REVIEW: Mortal Kombat X builds on the best bits of the 2013 reboot and adds more characters, more depth and lots more gore.

Rockstar rewards PC gamers

Grand Theft Auto V (PC)

REVIEW: It's hard to put into words how much better Grand Theft Auto V's PC version looks.

Valve introduces paid mods to Skyrim

A screenshot of the Steam Workshop paid mods screen for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Gamers divided over Valve's move to paid Steam Workshop mods, starting with Skyrim.

A hero for video stores?

Finn Puklowski says reinventing the video store is a case of do or die.

Video stores are a dying breed. But one man is leading a rebellion.

Review: Mortal Kombat X

The tenth game in the main series and it delivers on almost every front.

Tony Hawk on his new game

Tony Hawk

Tony Hawk is continuing to tease his new game hints that "fans will rejoice."

Go behind the scenes of GH Live

Guitar Hero Live behind the scenes video screenshot

Get a behind the scenes look at Activision and Freestyle Games' Guitar Hero Live.

EA Sports UFC now available on mobile

EA Sports UFC is now available as a free-to-play mobile game for iOS and Android.

PS Vita design trademarked

The trademarked PlayStation Vita design potentially indicates the new model is in development.

New Halo 5 trailer

Halo 5: Guardians trailer

The new trailer for Halo 5: Guardians shows Spartan Locke in action.

Star Wars: Battlefront revealed video

The ominous thud of an AT-AT stomping down. Rebel forces firing blasters. Imperial speeder bikes zipping by. Intense dogfights between squadrons of X-wings and TIE fighters filling the skies. Immerse yourself in the epic Star WarsTM battles you’ve always dreamed of and create new heroic moments of your own in Star Wars™ Battlefront™

The Star Wars Celebration released the new trailer for Star Wars Battlefront.

Mario Party 10 leaves you in hysterics

There’ll be raised heartbeats, tempers and thrills all your way through.

2K Australia closes

2K Australia, which developed Borderlands, the Pre-Sequel, is closing down.

One of Australia's most successful game developers has closed.

Star Wars: Battlefront release leaked

Star Wars: Battlefront release dates and some promotional images have been leaked.

Review: MLB 15 The Show

A complete baseball simulation with every detail perfectly mapped and as true to life as you can get.

Hotline Miami 2 approved for NZ

Hotline Miami 2 is now available on Playstation in New Zealand.

Hotline Miami 2 has been rated by the New Zealand OFLC.

Hearthstone now on phones

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is now available on iOS and Android smartphones.

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is now available on iOS and Android smartphones.

Rock real crowds with Guitar Hero Live

Guitar Hero Live lets you rock real crowds with real reactions.

The new Guitar Hero game, Guitar Hero Live, lets players rocks real crowds with real reactions.

Review: Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin

Enemy locations are more narratively consistent this time.

Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin is both familiar, and different.

Square Enix Japan's tease continues

The site for Square Enix Japan's "secret" project offers another tease rather than an announcement.

The site for Square Enix Japan's "secret" project has been updated but rather than an announcement, it's a further tease.

Xbox One to offer energy-saving options

Xbox One

Microsoft is making the choice between Energy-saving and Instant-on modes.

Handsome Collection of games

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection.

REVIEW: Despite some performance issues, this Borderlands collection will provide weeks of fun.

Preserving older games in law

Modern classic: Star Wars The Arcade Game, one of the most popular games of all time.

Proposed copyright law change would mean games no longer supported by publishers can be preserved.

Bricks enter new Dimensions video

Assemble: The first set in Lego's Dimension series features three of the 'stars' of The Lego Movie, Wiydstyle, Batman and Gandalf.

Joel McHale helps launch Lego's own version of Skylanders.

Black Ops III tease video

The next Call of Duty game will be revealed on Sunday, April 26, and a teaser video that strongly points to it being a third Black Ops title.

Activision says the next Call of Duty game will be revealed on Sunday, April 26.

Radcliffe may play GTA creator

Daniel Radcliffe: Harry Potter star is in talks to play Rockstar co-founder Sam Houser in a drama about the studio's conflict with Jack Thompson.

New film about violence in games may feature Harry Potter star as Rockstar co-founder Sam House.

Obsidian's crowdfunding pleaser video

Pillars of Eternity.

REVIEW: Vengeful deities, soulless children, a world in chaos, and only you to save them. But is Pillars of Eternity good?

First look: Mankind Divided

Undercover operative Adam Jensen is forced to operate in a world that has grown to despise his kind in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.

Studio promises new Deus Ex will feature decision-making based on real world topics.

DuckTales now on mobile video

DuckTales Remastered

Remaster of 90s classic can now be played on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.

Back to Work is the business video

The Sims 4: Back to Work.

REVIEW: Now you can wreak havoc at work with the first full expansion pack for the Sims 4.

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