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Console Obsession is looking for additional writers Console Obsession is looking for additional writers

We are seeking potential UK-based reviewers as well as news writers. These are currently unpaid positions, although we will be able to offer review copies and of course a place for your work. If you are interested, please send a sample of your writing... [Read full story]

Microsoft Acquires Bethesda in shocking move Microsoft Acquires Bethesda in shocking move

Microsoft has acquired ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda. This means that they have nine new development studios to their name as well as lots of huge games such as The Elder Scrolls series, Doom, Wolfenstein, Fallout, and more. The acquisition... [Read full story]

The Key to Keeping Focused During Competitive Gaming The Key to Keeping Focused During Competitive Gaming

Focusing whilst gaming can be an issue for anyone after they have been playing for a long period of time. If you are planning on gaming for a long session, it is important to prepare beforehand in order to not crash during the session. This means that... [Read full story]

PS5 prices & release dates finally revealed PS5 prices & release dates finally revealed

After what seemed like a lengthy wait, Sony yesterday finally revealed the prices for the PlayStation 5, along with release dates. Revealed during their games showcase live stream, the prices for both versions of the console are as follows. Sony also... [Read full story]

Nintendo discontinues 3DS production Nintendo discontinues 3DS production

After nearly 10 years, Nintendo have announced via their Japanese website that all versions of the Nintendo 3DS has been discontinued. The consoles are still visible on the Japanese website, but a banner has been placed announcing that the production... [Read full story]

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake announced, coming next year Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake announced, coming next year

2003's Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time was a brilliant action adventure game that had clever use of time contro, and now Ubisoft are remaking it for PS4, Xbox One and PC. The game is under development at Ubisoft Mumbai and Ubisoft Pune, and Yuri Lowenthal... [Read full story]

Xbox Series X price and release date unveiled Xbox Series X price and release date unveiled

We heard about the Xbox Series S yesterday, which was finally revealed to the world, but now Microsoft has also revealed some important information in regard to the more powerful Xbox Series X. We finally have official word on the price of the chunky... [Read full story]

Xbox Series S is finally official with a very attractive price Xbox Series S is finally official with a very attractive price

Microsoft have finally confirmed the existence of the long rumoured Xbox Series S next generation console, which will be released alongside the pricier and more powerful Xbox Series X in November. The Series S is the smallest ever Xbox console, and is... [Read full story]

Streets of Rage 4 Xbox One Review Streets of Rage 4 Xbox One Review

26 years is a long time, and that’s how long fans of Streets of Rage have had to wait for the fourth game in the much cherished franchise. As the Streets of Rage series will be celebrating its 30th anniversary next year, it’s somewhat surprising... [Read full story]

Gamescom 2020 Opening Night Live video Gamescom 2020 Opening Night Live video

Last night, Gamescom got off to a start with a two hour video, which can be seen below. In the video, there's a number of announcements, including the launch window release reveal of Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart on PS5 as well as a look at Season 2 of... [Read full story]

Hitman 3 has a release date Hitman 3 has a release date

January 20th 2021 is the day when you'll be able to get your hands on the next game in the Hitman series, Hitman 3. Upon release there will be a standard version of the game as well as a Deluxe Edition. The latter will feature a Deluxe Pack, which includesClick... [Read full story]

Hotshot Racing out soon Hotshot Racing out soon

90's style arcade racer Hotshot Racing finally has a release date, and that day is September 10th on PS4, Xbox One (it will be coming straight to Game Pass also), Switch, and PC. At close to ten years in development, the game has been a long time in the... [Read full story]

Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X Review Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X Review

Crystal Dynamics took over the development of Tomb Raider and refined it in a number of ways, although it wasn’t until the release of the 2013 reboot that they were able to put their own stamp on the game. This may not have necessarily been the Tomb... [Read full story]

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout PS4 Review Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout PS4 Review

If you haven’t heard of Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout by now, you have obviously been living on another planet under a very large rock, and possibly in another galaxy. In a short time, this twist on the popular Battle Royale genre has swiftly proven... [Read full story]

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League details emerge Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League details emerge

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League takes place in developer Rocksteady Studios' Arkham universe. With an open-world Metropolis as the backdrop, the game features the characters of Harley Quinn, Deadshot, King Shark and Captain Boomerang, whom are... [Read full story]

Gotham Knights isn’t the Batman game that many expected Gotham Knights isn’t the Batman game that many expected

Batgirl, Robin, Nightwing and Red Hood are teaming up for a new game set in the Batman universe, although Batman himself is nowhere to be seen, apparently killed in an explosion. Described as an action RPG, the game can be played in single player or in... [Read full story]

Untitled Goose Game to get Co-Op this September Untitled Goose Game to get Co-Op this September

House House have announced that on 23rd September, their popular Untitled Goose Game is to get a free update which will add a local-only two player co-op mode, in which you and another player can both work together to harass residents. The entire game... [Read full story]

A Plague Tale: Innocence Xbox One X Review A Plague Tale: Innocence Xbox One X Review

Driven by a strong cast of characters and an engaging story, it was nice to discover that A Plague Tale: Innocence is also a very playable game. It’s also a game that successfully brings some very different themes together, and is a surprise in more... [Read full story]

Halo Infinite delayed, Xbox Series X release month confirmed Halo Infinite delayed, Xbox Series X release month confirmed

Flagship Xbox Series X launch title Halo Infinite has been delayed until 2021, although Microsoft's new console will still be released before the year is out, with a November release now confirmed. In regard to Halo Infinite (which will also be released... [Read full story]

Superliminal Xbox One Review Superliminal Xbox One Review

Superliminal is a clever game that plays around with forced perspectives and other illusions. Here, you are tasked with completing various puzzles in which you'll need to think outside of the box in order to progress. Read More →

Xbox Game Showcase includes first look at Halo Infinite Xbox Game Showcase includes first look at Halo Infinite

Microsoft recently held an Xbox games showcase in which they showed off 10 World Premieres and 22 Xbox Series X Console Launch Exclusives, with all games shown available to play for free or from the Xbox Game Pass upon release. The full showcase can be... [Read full story]

SUPERHOT: MIND CONTROL DELETE Review SUPERHOT: MIND CONTROL DELETE Review

SUPERHOT had its issues, although it was also an extraordinary game, which was very memorable for being something completely different. MIND CONTROL DELETE is essentially the third game in the SUPERHOT series, following on from the equally special SUPERHOT... [Read full story]

Blood & Truth PlayStation VR Review Blood & Truth PlayStation VR Review

Blood & Truth is made by the Sony London team responsible for PlayStation VR World's The London Heist, and it shows. It takes place in London and is all about gangsters and things like that. The biggest difference is that Blood & Truth is a complete game,... [Read full story]

After the success of the remade trilogy, Crash Bandicoot 4 is coming After the success of the remade trilogy, Crash Bandicoot 4 is coming

Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time completely ignores all the Crash Bandicoot games that came after Naughty Dog's original trilogy, and follows on with the story. You can choose to play as Crash or Coco, and you'll even get to play as villain Neo Cortex... [Read full story]

The PS5 design has finally been shown off to the world The PS5 design has finally been shown off to the world

At the end of yesterday night's video presentation, Sony finally showed off what the actual console looks like, and it's definitely something a little bit different. The white and black shell of the console can be described as sleek, and you could also... [Read full story]

Sony revealed 28 PS5 games in yesterday’s video stream Sony revealed 28 PS5 games in yesterday’s video stream

Yes, Sony revealed a wealth of PS5 games in yesterday night's video presentation, which was a nice mixture of sequels as well as brand new games, including the likes of Hitman 3 and Resident Evil 8. Read More →