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Cities XXL players very unhappy with new Focus release | PC Invasion

Has Focus over-milked their city building series with this new release? People who’ve bought the game seem to think so.<p>Yesterday, Focus released</i> …

Smart Cities

Star Citizen Arena Commander 1.0.2 released | PC Invasion

Another update lands for Star Citizen sorting numerous issues and adds a few things too.<p>Before the weekend gets fully underway, Cloud Imperium has …

Amy Pascal steps down from Sony Pictures in wake of damaging email hack

One of Hollywood’s most powerful executives is leaving company after hacking scandal that resulted in leak of her emails, but is starting studio-backed venture<p>Amy Pascal, one of Hollywood’s most powerful movie executives, is stepping down as head of Sony Pictures in the wake of a hacking scandal …

Alonso: "Six laps is not enough"

Spaniard Fernando Alonso finished his first day on the job with McLaren-Honda, but completing only six laps was not the debut they were hoping for.<p>As …

Motor Racing

McLaren struggles with electrical issues, Boullier explains

Eric Boullier is confident that the gremlins are fixable, possibly even by tomorrow.<p>McLaren and Honda had a difficult first day with the MP4-30 in …

Motorsport

Star Wars: Battlefront 2’s campaign is gorgeous but being a Stormtrooper feels like playing Wolfenstein as the Nazis

The main reason anyone plays a Star Wars game for is <i>that</i> fantasy. The one where, if you’re not actually Leia, Luke or Han you’re at least a character …

Pubs

Superbowl spots arrive for Furious 7, Terminator Genisys and Tomorrowland: watch now

While <i>Jurassic World</i>’s new footage may have stolen the headlines, there were a host of other TV spots unveiled at yesterday’s Superbowl, with new …

Judge downs Gravity lawsuit from bestselling author Tess Gerritsen

A US judge has thrown out a contract-breach claim made against Warner Bros, the studio who made Oscar-winning space thriller Gravity.<p>Tess Gerritsen, the bestselling thriller novelist, sold the film rights to her book Gravity to production company Katja in 1999, who in turn were owned by New Line. …

Red Bull running wingless after Kvyat shunt

New parts are on their way after new boy blots his copybook.<p>Daniil Kvyat has been lapping Jerez with no front wing on the RB11 after he damaged the …

Auto Racing

Super Bowl spot for Furious 7

Universal Pictures showcased its upcoming high-octane action sequel <b>Furious 7</b> at the Super Bowl last night, and you can check out the TV spot right …

Movies

Vettel: "To sum it up, Ferrari is something special"

Ending the day at the top of the charts didn't seem to matter to Sebastian Vettel, but the new addition to the Ferrari ranks is happy with the …

Auto Racing

Horner hints that Red Bull could have another unusual livery for Australia

Christian Horner says fans won't be disappointed with a new livery.<p>Christian Horner has hinted that Red Bull could have another unusual livery …

Motorsport

'Heroes Reborn' Super Bowl Trailer Surprises And Entices

Last year, Fox surprised audiences across the globe with an unexpected first taste of the return of Jack Bauer in <i>24: Live Another Day</i> during Super Bowl XLVIII. By smartly launching the game-specific announcement teaser in the less crowded latter half of the broadcast with tiny, 15-second teasers …

Heroes Reborn gets a first-look Super Bowl TV spot

NBC has given us our first look at the <b>Heroes</b> revival <b>Heroes Reborn</b> with a Super Bowl TV spot for the upcoming event series, which features the …

Comics

Watch the full Guild Wars 2 Heart of Thorns expansion reveal | PC Invasion

Last weekend ArenaNet revealed the first expansion for <i>Guild Wars 2</i> and this is how it panned out.<p>The development team, which included ArenaNet …

Guild Wars

3 Ways To Teach Kids To Think Critically About Video Games

Thankfully, the discussion of media literacy is very prominent during Superbowl season. At this point, we are used to analyzing the commercials.<p>It must be one of the greatest accomplishments in advertising—talking about the ads is considered part of the tradition. People even say proudly, “I only …

McLaren is more open than in 2007, says Alonso

Fernando Alonso says that McLaren is a very different team from the one that he left at the end of 2007 season.<p>The Spaniard stressed that there have …

Motor Racing

It's Not Just You: PSN Is Down

<b>Update:</b> People on Twitter are reporting that they’ve been able to sign back in.<p>It’s a good thing there’s a football game to watch right now, because it looks like Sony's Playstation Network is down. Users all over social media are reporting being unable to sign in. All we’ve got from Sony so far is …

Force India may miss Melbourne opener - report

Rumours about the health of the Force India team are continuing to worsen.<p>The Silverstone based squad has not fully explained its absence from the …

Motorsport

What Do The WWE Royal Rumble And Metal Gear Solid Have In Common?

It was meant to be a coronation this past weekend at WWE’s Royal Rumble. The eventual champion, Roman Reigns, slugged it out with over two dozen other wrestlers in the melee, and emerged the last man standing, giving himself a shot at the world title, up against Brock Lesnar at this year’s …

Maximum PC

Hard hitting concise reviews and kick ass recommendations<p>In every issue of Maximum PC we look at the latest hardware to give you the low-down on …

maximumpc

'No Man's Sky' Packed With Activities -- Space Combat, Trading, Mining, Even Terraforming

As a recent Elite: Dangerous fan and general space game enthusiast, I’ve been cautiously optimistic about No Man’s Sky since its admittedly stunning debut. No, it wasn’t the breathtaking procedurally generated planets that left me leery, and it certainly wasn’t the hypnotic soundtrack from …

No Man's Sky

Rainbow Six Siege explains gun recoil systems in trailer | PC Invasion

You don’t tend to get many promotional game videos talking about recoil systems, so this three minute Ubisoft ‘Community Corner’ trailer for <i>Rainbow</i> …

Rainbow Six

Star Citizen Arena Commander patch 1.0.1 released | PC Invasion

Cloud Imperium has pumped out the latest build for Arena Commander and it’s all about balancing.<p>If you’re a backer of Star Citizen then it’s time to …

Game Development

Star Citizen hits $70 million in funding | PC Invasion

Guess what? Cloud Imperium has even more money to make the space epic which is due next year.<p>It’s taken just over two weeks to bring another $1 …

BAFTA Awards

'Homeworld Remastered Collection' Release Date Announced

After a good long wait, Gearbox Software has finally announced the release date for their hugely anticipated Homeworld Remastered Collection.<p>These are the classic and innovative space-based real-time strategy games that were originally developed by Relic, as the collection contains both the …

American Sniper to hit $200m at US box office as debate rages on

American Sniper, the controversial movie about the Iraq veteran Chris Kyle, was set to take more than $200m at the US box office by Sunday night, setting a record for a non-franchise movie.<p>The film, directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper, was projected to make $65m in its second …

Box Office

Was Free-To-Play Always The Plan For 'Elder Scrolls Online?'

It came as little surprise to observers of the video game industry and the MMO market in particular that the ambitious <i>Elder Scrolls Online</i> eventually ditched its subscription fee.<p>The game is now effectively free-to-play, though that’s something of a misnomer: Consumers still need to purchase a game …