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The odd appeal of watching eSports live and in-person | Ars Technica

Just watching on Twitch isn’t the same as being immersed in the crowd.<p>At this point, I don't have much patience for the argument that eSports fans …

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Grab an Xbox One S, Rocket League and FIFA 18 for £199.99 in this early Black Friday deal

If you've been waiting for all the Black Friday deals to invest in a new console, Amazon has already begun it's serious discounts a whole five days …

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Rocket League on Switch is just as fun as the other versions

Supersonic Acrobatic Switch-Powered Battle Cars<p><i>Rocket League</i> is just one of those games you can pick up and it'll always work out. You can shoot for …

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Nintendo Switch Adds Skyrim And A Lot Of Other Great Games This Week

It's a packed week of releases for Nintendo Switch. A total of 15 games launch for the console this week, and they include some particularly noteworthy titles if you're looking for something new to play on Nintendo's console.<p>Arguably the biggest release this week is the Switch version of Skyrim, …

Gaming

What is the Gfinity Elite Series and how to watch online?

As eSports grows across the UK, one series is seen as a pinnacle for gamers and gaming fans<p>2017 has been a breakthrough year for eSports in the UK …

Felix Dennis

Skyrim and other heavy hitters arrive on Nintendo Switch this week ahead of machine's first holiday

The Nintendo Switch has had an absolutely stellar debut year so far. Not only has the system sold well (7.6 million units as at September, well …

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What to play this weekend: Star Wars, Pokemon and Skyrim

There's something for everyone this week. Even PlayStation Vita owners.<p>I'm facing a rare, frustrating quandary. A game I've waited months for is finally here, and I'm not sure if I should buy it. It's not that I don't want to play the game -- it's just that I'm not sure if I want to support it. I …

Nintendo Switch

Rocket League on Switch — A Game of Two Halves

Me and <i>Rocket League</i> — we go way back. Waaaay back. I remember playing <i>Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle Cars</i> almost a decade ago, the PS3 …

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Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - There Are So Many...

Let's be truthful, 2016 was quite a quiet year for Nintendo gaming. This year's been rather different, however, which helped inspire the return of …

Super Mario Odyssey

Xbox One Black Friday Deals Are Starting To Go Live, And They're Scorchers

Earlier this month, Microsoft <b>solidified its plans for Black Friday,</b> announcing not only a number of killer deals to be offered in its Microsoft …

South Park: The Fractured but Whole

I played way too much Skyrim this week because it’s on the Switch

Nintendo Switch has had a strong first year with incredible new releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, and Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, but November is all about older ports for Nintendo’s hybrid home/handheld console. We’ve already seen developers Psyonix …

Gaming

Best family games of 2017 for Black Friday bargain hunters - Mirror Online

With Black Friday just around the corner, the sheer number of video game bargains can be a little overwhelming. There are hundreds of games released …

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Nintendo Download: 16th November (Europe)

Prepare to have a lighter wallet, as it's another Nintendo Download Update in Europe. This week delivers some high profile retail games and some …

The Elder Scrolls

Review: Rocket League (Switch eShop)

<b>Rocket League</b> is a shining example of how a game can organically create its own success without expensive marketing campaigns or pre-launch hype. …

Nintendo

Forza Motorsport 7, GT Sport, Project Cars 2 All Nominated for a Game Award

The trio of racers vie for the title of Best Sports/Racing Game along with FIFA, Pro Evolution Soccer, and NBA 2K18.<p>Chesnot—Getty Images<p>It's been a …

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Black Friday 2017: best early UK deals on Friday

Though Black Friday is still officially a week away, many retailers across Britain - including Amazon, Currys PC World and Argos - have already started releasing deals ahead of the main event.<p>Black Friday can sometimes be a little hectic, so this is the perfect opportunity to find offers before the …

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Playing Rocket League on Switch? You'll never be alone

Nintendo players are jumping right into a great community<p><i>Rocket League</i> launched on Nov. 14 on the Nintendo Switch, and the game’s first day of operation was the kind of non-event that many developers pray for. The game is out, you can buy it, people know about it and everything is working the way …

Gaming

Rocket League on Nintendo Switch review – pocket rocket

The smash hit indie game finds a new home on Switch, from the same team behind the recent port of Doom.<p>Game review: Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon …

Nintendo Switch

Games Inbox: Battlefront II decision time, Xbox One X enhanced games, and portable Rocket League

<b>The morning Inbox tries to make sense of the week’s loot box controversies, as one reader hopes the current gen lasts for a long time.</b><p><b>To join in with</b> …

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Video Game Review – Rocket League on Nintendo Switch

<i>Shaun Munro reviews Rocket League on Nintendo Switch…</i><p>Whether you’re triple-dipping or have never played a single match of <b>Rocket League</b> before, make …

Gaming Reviews

Rocket League's Switch Port Is Perfect For Casual Players

Until today, I only got my arse kicked at <i>Rocket League</i> indoors, on a couch, proximate to a television. Now that the beloved car soccer game is on the …

You can compete on Rocket League for the Switch

Rocket League is one of the best games of the generation. It has established itself as one of the most played releases on PC and consoles through rock-solid mechanics and a dedication to performance. Now, all of those elements are available on Nintendo’s Switch, and the experience translates well …

Gaming

Nintendo eShop releases for 16th November, 2017

<b>Here is this week’s lineup of Nintendo eShop game releases for the Nintendo Switch, 3DS and Wii U.</b><p>It’s a frankly crazy week on the eShop, with an …

Gaming

Switching to Switch: Rewards and Risks – An Issue of Too Many Games

This slideshow requires JavaScript.<p>It is difficult to say how having too many games on a given platform can become a dilemma of consequence, assuming …

Super Mario Odyssey

10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Just popping down to the shops for milk, swan, Car of the Year. Picture: Getty Images<p>Hello, world.<p>1. <b>It’s time</b> for your biannual chartly reminder that …

Peter Diamandis

Rocket League Out Now On Switch With Cross-Play And Nintendo-Themed Cars

Rocket League has been a hit on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, and now the game is officially out on Nintendo Switch. The soccer-with-cars game is offered exclusively for the Switch through the Nintendo Eshop and costs $20. It also features cross-play with Xbox One and PC (one of the first Switch …

Gaming

The Best in Aussie and Kiwi Esports This Week

Aussies represented hard on the world stage this week as some huge tournaments took place. The RLCS World Championships saw some fantastic …

Gaming

L.A. Noire and Rocket League Lead the Way in Fresh Switch eShop Releases

As regulars will know we're now in the habit of sharing mini Download Updates on a Tuesday, with the pleasing support for the Switch prompting some …

Gaming

Rocket League Review

Rocket League was a phenomenon when it debuted in 2015, and two years later it shows no signs of slowing down. The unorthodox sports game is a mix of soccer and vehicular acrobatics that's immediately engaging, but a high skill ceiling ensures that you can put hundreds of hours into Rocket League …

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New video games coming out this week | Pokémon, Star Wars Battlefront 2, a lot of Switch editions

We might be getting to the end of the Christmas release period now, but that doesn't mean it's letting up. It's quite this opposite, in fact. Two huge franchises are getting new releases this week, and it also seems to be the perfect week to start bolstering your collection of games on the Nintendo …

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