After years of hunting, digging through the code and searching every inch of the game, GTA V fans have finally found life from beyond the stars. And because this is GTA, of course the discovery is tied to digital theft and murder. A few weeks back, the Gunrunning Update added some new weapons, vehicles and massive underground bunkers to GTA Online. Buried deep in the new update were a series of files and code that seemed to hint at an alien UFO crashing just outside the Zancudo military base. Players were excited at the prospect of figuring out a long-standing mystery involving an alien egg, which was tied to the suspected event. Members of Team Guru, a GTA V modding and mystery hunting group, spent weeks digging and searching for a way to activate these bits of alien coding. After many sleepless nights, they used a tool created by Guru member Polivilas to switch in-game variables until they were able to activate an alien supply mission by force: Update 7/5 12:38PM: After another week … [Read more...] about Players Activate Secret Alien Mission Early [UPDATE]
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If there's one story that's defined this week in gaming, it's the Xbox One and PS4 Call of Duty blowout.Here's the deal: Call of Duty: Ghosts will output 1080p graphics on the PS4 natively but on the Xbox One that's being upscaled from a native resolution of 720p. The Sony fans have just been handed the biggest ammunition clip since the whole always-online debacle.Amazon Prime Day deals: see all the best offers right now!But do the differences really matter? It depends how meticulous you are about these sorts of things. Right now it's a small variation, but this could potentially play out to be something bigger in the long term. Here's a handy explainer that should make things clearer.But there are other differences to take into account too. For example, Xbox One is doing more to harness the power of cloud processing from the off (just check out Forza 5's Drivatar).We also reckon the Xbox One lineup is looking stronger at the moment, and seems all the sweeter now that Titanfall will be … [Read more...] about PS4 gives Xbox One the finger, Nintendo sends everyone to the naughty step
The art director for Grand Theft Auto V has told TechRadar that the game is so packed with references he doubts many people will even see them.In an extensive interview into the world of GTA V, Garbut explains just how much the landscape has changed for a series that has become such a touchstone in modern gaming.When asked about rumours of yetis and other visual easter eggs, Garbut confirmed that players would be wowed by the sheer amount.Obscurity"There's stuff that's so obscure that most people will never see it," said Garbut."I love the connection that social media has given us to the people that play our games."We can see what they like and what is interesting them as it happens, and this really has helped push more of these things into the game."I think everything in IV has been found, I'm not sure if the same thing will happen for 5."We will start to see if GTA V, which launches tomorrow, gets the critical acclaim from when reviews sneak out from under embargo at 3pm.In the … [Read more...] about Nobody will find all of GTA V’s easter eggs, says art director
When it comes to choosing a processor for PC gaming, there are only two contenders: Intel and AMD.As part of TechRadar’s PC Gaming Week, we’ve pitted the two titans of the CPU world against each other. In the red corner, we have AMD, the plucky pretender to the throne that’s had a rough few years out in the wilderness, but has now come out swinging with its new line of Ryzen CPUs.In the blue corner, there’s Intel, the current world champion – but for how long?The battle of the CPUs has just heated up with AMD’s release of Ryzen.Competitive price and performance could mean that Intel’s once unassailable lead in the gaming PC processor race could be in trouble. So, which company builds the best CPU for slapping into your gaming rig? There’s only one way to find out… fight! Both PCs used in this showdown were built by Fierce PC, a UK-based company, and come packed with some of the latest technology. The Red cornerImperial … [Read more...] about AMD vs Intel showdown: what’s the best gaming CPU?
Since its launch back in November of 2013, Xbox One has gained great popularity among gamers, by delivering an outstanding gaming experience. Recently Microsoft releases new Xbox One bundles quite often, and they are very popular for a reason. Usually, Xbox Bundle Deals come with capacity bigger than original Xbox One, for example, Xbox One 1TB – 5 Games Holiday Bundle. There are tons of excellent games for Xbox One so creating a list of the best games was a tough job, but we tried our best. Our buying guide of best games for Xbox One will help both experienced gamers and people who have just bought their first Xbox console. Since we are constantly updating the list, you can be sure that it will always contain the latest and most magnificent games. How to find what you’re looking for? To people who are new to gaming all the specific terms like RPG or FPS don’t really mean much, which is why we have added a short introduction on how to understand what a game has … [Read more...] about Top 15 Best Xbox One Games