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Sony sued for £5bn for “ripping people off” on PlayStation Store

Sony is being sued for £5bn, accused of “ripping people off” on its online store. The legal claim is led by ex-managing director of Which UK Alex Neill and was filed with the Competition Appeal Tribunal last week. It claims by charging a 30 percent commission on digital games and in-game purchases on the PlayStation […]

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The Last of Us’ new Trophy list won’t make you complete the game on harder difficulties

Ahead of its release this September, the Trophy list for The Last of Us Part 1’s PlayStation 5 remake has leaked. Please be aware, the below article contains story spoilers for The Last of Us. Read at your own discretion. A series of shots showing off the remake’s Trophy list has been shared by Twitter […]

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Fortnite cosmetics are coming to Destiny 2

Destiny 2 will host a series of Fortnite cosmetics, a recent datamine of the game has revealed. Themed armour sets for each of Destiny’s three classes have been leaked, each showcasing a look based on a classic Fortnite skin (thanks, Ginsor). Bungie is yet to confirm the collaboration, which seems likely to be made official […]

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Original GTA developer hit with copyright strikes against prototype videos

A developer from the original Grand Theft Auto game has reportedly had prototype videos hit with a copyright strike from Rockstar Games. Mike Dailly, one of the founders of DMA Design (now Rockstar North), has tweeted he’s removed any GTA videos due to the strikes. “I see Rockstar are going full fuckers mode again, issuing […]

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I’ve discovered Wrecking Crew, the game where Mario can’t jump, and it’s brilliant

Every now and then I think, oh, I should track down Devil World, the classic Miyamoto maze game that never got a proper release in the West. This week I loaded up the Switch NES collection to see if it had somehow crept onto that, but of course it hadn’t. What I found instead was […]

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First footage of HBO’s The Last of Us TV adaptation released

We now have our first look at HBO’s upcoming adaptation of The Last of Us. Shared as part of a collection of teasers for the service’s new season, this clip was brief but enticing. It comes with the obligatory dramatic music as it shows us snippets of Pedro Pascal’s Joel running through the streets with […]

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MultiVersus tops Elden Ring to become July’s best-selling game

MultiVersus has knocked Elden Ring off the top spot of the month’s best-selling games. NPD Group reports (thanks, NME) that despite being free-to-play – albeit with in-game purchases – MultiVersus is the highest-grossing game of July 2022, due in part to its Founder Packs promotion. It may not sound like a particularly impressive feat but […]