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Stat-tracking gaming community Raptr has released its list of the most-played games of 2013, revealing that site members sunk more hours into the Xbox 360 version of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto 5 in its first month of release than any other individual game released this year. While GTA5 ranked as...

December 17th 2013 at 7:15pm 0 Comments
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"I am the Ghosts of Christmas past," said Call of Duty: Ghosts. "Long past?" inquired Scrooge, observant of the game's familiar nature. "Well, no," Call of Duty: Ghosts replied, a bit embarrassed. "I was the UK's best-selling game last week, and the week before that. This is my third week in a ro...

December 16th 2013 at 8:30am 0 Comments
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In Call of Duty: Ghosts, there is a killstreak where you can summon Riley, the guard dog featured in the campaign, to take out rival players. Activision has introduced a new premium skin on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, replacing Riley with a white wolf for $1.99. Did we mention that Jon Snow's white di...

December 13th 2013 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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Hoping that one of your loved ones has an Xbox One on his or her list, Best Buy has launched a new range of holiday bundles for Microsoft's console, including games, controllers and discounted Xbox Live Gold memberships. Pay a visit to Best Buy's website and you'll find five console bundles rangin...

December 12th 2013 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Treyarch has released an update for the Wii U version of Call of Duty: Ghosts adding a platform-exclusive Scoreboard feature and smoothing out a long list of multiplayer issues. Post-update, the Wii U version of Call of Duty: Ghosts now features a GamePad Scoreboard panel, letting players sneak a...

December 7th 2013 at 6:00am 0 Comments
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The PlayStation 4 had the best launch week in the UK of any gaming system to date, and in the words of Chart Track it "eclipsed" the Xbox One's sales from the week before. There's no confirmed numbers, but we know the country's previous fastest-seller is the PSP, and it sold 185,000 units across it...

December 2nd 2013 at 8:30am 0 Comments
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Now that ThirftyNerd has found Amazon's gaming lineup for its five-day Black Friday Deals Week, you can properly prepare for the dates and times you'll be sprinting through digital checkouts. The sale will run from November 25 - 29, with its first deal launching at 12:10pm Eastern Time. Unfortunate...

November 24th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Call of Duty: Ghosts is the No. 1 game, in terms of sales, for the PS4 and it's the top pre-ordered game for the Xbox One in North America across Target, Best Buy, Gamestop and Wal Mart, Activision announced today. Clan Wars, the app metagame for Ghosts, kicks off on Monday, November 25. Clan Wars...

November 21st 2013 at 12:30am 0 Comments
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Even the combined power of Lego Marvel Super Heroes failed to bust Ghosts, after the latest Call of Duty made it two weeks in a row as the UK's best-seller. Activision released the Xbox One version of Ghosts ahead of the console's launch this week, and it reached 10th in the individual formats cha...

November 18th 2013 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Retail copies of Call of Duty: Ghosts will require a patch on PlayStation 4 in order to fix resolution problems that stem from a "configuration issue" in the game's single player campaign. Players that dive into the game's single-player missions without the update would encounter a campaign mode th...

November 13th 2013 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Walmart has posted its Black Friday deals, which kick off on 6pm Thursday, November 28. Walmart will roll out the discounts throughout the weekend during "events," the first of which highlights video games. The savings begin with a few console specials. There's a 4GB Xbox 360 (without Kinect) for...

November 12th 2013 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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With every new Call of Duty release, the internet spawns dozens of myths about things found in the game that may or may not actually exist. Helpfully, the Call of Duty: Ghostbusters are here to help. The clip you see above owes a heavy debt to the Discovery Channel's Mythbusters. The premise her...

November 11th 2013 at 4:00pm 0 Comments