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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]

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 →

Maneater Xbox One Review Maneater Xbox One Review

If you are a misanthrope who hates people so much that you’d rather not play as a person, then Maneater may just be the game for you. Not only do you get to play as an ever evolving shark as opposed to a person, but you also get to killClick here Read More →

Mafia remake in the works Mafia remake in the works

Following earlier leaks, a remake of the critically acclaimed Mafia has been officially unveiled by publisher 2K Games. Due for release on August 28th on PS4, Xbox One and PC, Mafia: Definitive Edition promises vastly improved visuals as well as new gameplay... [Read full story]

Super Lucky’s Tale Gets Remake for Xbox One & PS4 Super Lucky’s Tale Gets Remake for Xbox One & PS4

Super Lucky's Tale, originally released for Xbox One in 2017, has been given a ground-up remake in the form of New Super Lucky's Tale. It is fundamentally the same game, but now comes with quite a number of changes, and is due for release for PS4 and... [Read full story]

Ghost of Tsushima looks incredible in new footage Ghost of Tsushima looks incredible in new footage

Open-world Samurai game Ghost of Tsushima has been shown off in nearly 20 minutes of new footage, and the Sucker Punch developed game definitely appears to be one to keep a close eye on. In Sony's State of Play video we learn how the game instructs you... [Read full story]

Shadow of the Colossus PS4 Review Shadow of the Colossus PS4 Review

Bluepoint Games were responsible for the amazingly well done ICO & Shadow of the Colossus Collection HD on PS3, which remastered both the games for the more powerful console. The developer has also been responsible for some other fantastic remasters,... [Read full story]

Paper Mario: The Origami King announced, and it’s out soon Paper Mario: The Origami King announced, and it’s out soon

The next game in Nintendo's comedy RPG series Paper Mario has been revealed for the Nintendo Switch, and there's not long to wait in order to play it. Paper Mario: The Origami King, as it's cleverly called, is due for release on July 17th, and has the... [Read full story]

Unreal Engine 5 running on PS5 is a sight to behold Unreal Engine 5 running on PS5 is a sight to behold

Epic Games have shown off the kind of visual splendor that can be expected on the PS5 thanks to a demonstration of their upcoming Unreal Engine 5. While I'm not going to get into the technical jargon, the below video speaks for itself. It looks absolutely... [Read full story]

Combined Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 remake revealed Combined Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 remake revealed

A lavish remake of the first two games in the Tony Hawk's series is coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC On September 4th. As the below footage shows, the remake is looking fantastic and very, very modern indeed. The game is being handled by Vicarious Visions,... [Read full story]

Iron Man VR gets a new release date Iron Man VR gets a new release date

Following its second delay, Marvel's Iron Man VR now has the new release date of July 3rd on PlayStation VR. Hopefully this will be the final release date for the superhero flight game, and what is currently one of the most anticipated PSVR games. Sony... [Read full story]

Xbox Series X Gameplay Trailer Showcase Xbox Series X Gameplay Trailer Showcase

Microsoft unveil new gameplay trailers for Xbox One Series X. Read More →

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is a Viking based take on the series Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is a Viking based take on the series

Taking place in 9th century England, Assassin's Creed Valhalla stars a Viking raider named Eivor, whom is also a clan leader. You'll be able to play as a male or female version of Eivor, and you'll be able to customise his or her hair, tattoos, clothing,... [Read full story]

Xbox Series X games to be shown next week Xbox Series X games to be shown next week

Next Thursday will be the day that we get a first look at Xbox Series X games, as Microsoft is set to host a live stream at 4PM UK time. It's unknown what will be shown, but I'm sure plenty of eager fans will be tuning in with plenty ofClick here Read More →

Popular Esports Games and Tournaments Popular Esports Games and Tournaments

Esports has taken off in a big way, especially in the current climate. Sports betting is on hold for the present, and that’s given Esports a push. Numerous professional tournaments are attracting the crowds online since sporting events are on hold.... [Read full story]

Deadly Premonition 2 coming in July Deadly Premonition 2 coming in July

The return of Francis York Morgan (York for short) as well as the kind of weirdness that made the original game such a cult favourite can be expected in Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise, and it now has a July 10th release date. The Nintendo... [Read full story]

Destroy All Humans! remake gets a release date Destroy All Humans! remake gets a release date

Taking control of an alien named Crypto and vaporizing humans was good fun back in 2005, and I'm sure it will be fun once again in the remake of Destroy All Humans! is released on PS4, Xbox One and PC on 28th July. The original game was developed by theClick... [Read full story]

WWE 2K Battlegrounds is this year’s WWE game WWE 2K Battlegrounds is this year’s WWE game

After the disastrous WWE 2K20 launch, WWE 2K21 won't be happening this year, but we'll see the introduction of the brand new WWE 2K Battlegrounds in autumn. WWE 2K Battlegrounds is less of a wrestling simulation game and more of an over the top arcade... [Read full story]

Ghost of Tsushima delayed Ghost of Tsushima delayed

Originally set for a June 26th release, open-world samurai game Ghost of Tsushima has been pushed back until July 17th. Perhaps The Last of Us Part II's new June 19th release date has resulted in the delay. Whatever the case, the PS4's final summer before... [Read full story]

New release date for The Last of Us Part II New release date for The Last of Us Part II

The Last of Us Part II was due for release on May 29th up until last month when Sony decided to delay the game due to the Coronavirus. In better news, Sony have now revealed a new June 19th release date for the highly anticipated sequel. Let's hope that... [Read full story]

What Could Half-Life: Alyx Mean for VR? What Could Half-Life: Alyx Mean for VR?

It’s been more than 12 years since the last official entry in the Half-Life series, Half-Life 2: Episode 2, was released. With Half-Life: Alyx reaching to what appears to be near-universal acclaim, speculation is high as to what this could mean for... [Read full story]

Observer is getting a next generation makeover Observer is getting a next generation makeover

Going under the title of Observer: System Redux, and is headed to next generation consoles. Observer: System Redux will feature improved visuals, gameplay enhancements, and new story elements. The revamped game is due for release by the end of the year.... [Read full story]

Crysis Remastered announced Crysis Remastered announced

Due this summer for PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC is Crysis Remastered. The remastered re-release of the 2007 FPS game will feature higher quality textures, and is being developed by original developer Crytek alongside Saber Interactive (they were partially... [Read full story]