PS Access Lounge for the PS4 UK launch

The year is 2013 and a war is being waged in cyberspace. Two corporations exchange blows in a bid for world domination. But exactly when did this battle of technological might begin? On Friday 29 November at 00:00am; the UK launch date of the PlayStation 4. Now that both consoles are out, consumers can back their platform of choice with their hard-earned cash. Read all the news from the PlayStation 4 UK launch as Blog: Unlocked delivers the next-gen news from November 25 to 29, 2013.

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UK Xbox One Launch

“The Xbox One is finally out!” It’s almost patronising isn’t it? Of course it’s out. You know that because you’re into video games. Apologies for underestimating your intelligence. It won’t happen again. But did you know this? Away from the launch of Microsoft’s new console, there were other events shaking the games media. The build up […]

Call of DUty: Ghosts

Before the critical fatigue came sparks of optimism. Having played the Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer and been seduced by the interesting Dynamic Map Events, Knee Slide and the floridly named Contextual Lean things were looking up for the latest addition in Activision’s gargantuan franchise. Then the lowest scores in recent CoD history started populating Ghosts’ Metacritic page. This multiplayer preview appears in issue 133 of One Gamer (formerly 360 Gamer).

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Completed Story

“For all San Andreas’ style and substance the narrative is lacking one jaw-dropping event.”

Grand Theft Auto V

The consumer culture event of the year is upon us. The launch of the PS4 and Xbox One has drawn a great big target on the back of the games industry leaving it open to much parodying. This South Park sketch is probably the best of the bunch so far.

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Xbox One User Interface

With every week that passes we get another seven days closer to the launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The first full week of November 2013 was all about damage limitation for Microsoft. The 720p-roblem isn’t likely to go away anytime soon, especially if Xbox insists on talking about it. All this and more old news formatted afresh by Blog: Unlocked right here.

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Xbox One Controller

Another week, another dose of next-gen news you may have missed. From 720p palavas to Blockbusters going bust a second time, Blog: Unlocked recaps on all the most significant stories surrounding the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 so you don’t have to go trailing through the interweb. Lap it up.

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