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  • News: Ghostbusters' 'third film' will be computer game

    Eighties classic film Ghostbusters is being turned into a computer game thanks to Atari.

  • News: Call of Duty: World at War beta launches

    Activision has opened the Call of Duty: World at War beta to the public.

  • News: Computer games outselling music and video

    Computer games have become more popular than music and video, says Verdict Research.

  • News: Nintendo DSi ships 170,000 units at launch

    Sales of Nintendo's DSi, the latest revision of its popular handhand gaming device, totalled 170,779 units during its first two days on sale, according to an estimate from Japan's Enterbrain.

  • News: Sony patents 'Wiimote for PS3'

    Rumours that Sony is preparing to take on Nintendo's motion-sensing Wii controller have been revived after the PlayStation 3 (PS3) maker filed a patent for a technology that uses ultrasonic waves to track a player in 3D space.

  • Video: Beetle Junior 3 trailer

    Beetle Junior 3 is a popular jump & run game. The titular hero Beetle Bug has lost 1,341 buggies and has to rescue them. You guide him through all the levels to pick them up and bring them back home. Some weapons as well as obstacles can help him, monsters make his mission difficult. According to the manufacturer Beetle Junior 3 is 'funny and challenging entertainment for the whole family'. You can download it from PC Advisor Games.

  • News: Broken Guitar Hero World Tour drum kit slammed

    According to official Guitar Hero message boards, this week's release of Guitar Hero World Tour drew a lot of complaints from gamers. More than a handful of players have experienced problems with the packaged instruments, and Activision, the game's publisher, has stepped in for damage control.

  • News: Sony starts shipping LittleBigPlanet

    Sony has started shipping a revised version of the Playstation 3 game LittleBigPlanet.

  • News: Sony PSP 3000 faces screen 'scan line' problems

    Sony's new PSP 3000 portable games console has come under fire after users reported seeing visible scan lines across the PSP 3000's upgraded screen.

  • News: Miyamoto concerned by violent video games

    Shigeru Miyamoto, the legendary Nintendo video-game designer, has said he worries that some games developers use excessive violence as a publicity ploy - but stresses that he respects freedom of expression.

  • News: Muslim group criticises LittleBigPlanet recall

    A Muslim group has criticised Sony's recall of LittleBigPlanet, calling this censorship and claiming the move will be detrimental to their religion.

  • News: Microsoft sued for concealing Xbox 360 failure rate

    Microsoft is being sued by a US woman who claims the company concealed the high failure rate of the Xbox 360 console.

  • News: Playstation 3 game contains Koran references

    Sony has begun a worldwide recall of Playstation 3 game LittleBigPlanet as it contains at least two references to the holy Islamic text, the Koran.

  • News: The 28 best ever first-person shooter games

    When it comes to game genres, First Person Shooters (FPS) are one of the most loved. From the dystopian corridors of BioShock's subterranean 'paradise' to the Strogg-infested space stations found throughout the Quake franchise, have found countless ways to establish themselves as rich, enjoyable experiences, capturing the hearts and trigger fingers of gamers worldwide.

  • News: Lawsuit claims Apple bullied iPod competitors

    Apple has been sued by MP3 maker Luxpro, with the Taiwanese manufacturer claiming Apple achieved its dominance in the MP3 market through monopolistic behaviour.

  • News: Barack Obama embraces video game ads

    Barack Obama has become the first US presidential candidate to buy advertising space inside a video game, according to the Associated Press.

  • News: AMD: no DoJ court case over ATI strategies

    The DoJ has ended an investigation into the pricing and marketing strategies of AMD-owned graphics chipmaker ATI Technologies.

  • News: Microsoft sues DHL over 21,000 lost Xboxes

    Microsoft is suing DHL Express, claiming that the cargo-delivery service lost 21,600 Xbox game consoles.

  • Video: James Bond Quantum of Solace trailer

    Blending first person shooter and third-person action, the Quantum of Solace video puts you in control of Bond's greatest weapon... his mind. Based on both the Quantum of Solace and Casino Royale films, here's a preview of the Quantum of Solace video game. Get free games downloads. Visit PC Advisor's dedicated Games website to download hundreds of the latest titles, to read gaming news and reviews and to pick up tips and discuss your favourite games in the popular PC Advisor Games forum

  • News: The 11 best downloadable games revealed

    Fed up of forking out pocketfulls of cash for the latest must-have games? Then check out our list of the top 11 downloadable games - much kinder to your wallet.

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