Vodacom this week confirmed that it has partnered with Nedbank to bring M-PESA, Vodafone‘s mobile money transfer solution, to South Africa. M-PESA‘s key feature is that it allows users to make peer-to-peer payments using their mobile phones, without either party needing to have a bank account. Deposits and withdrawals are […]
To help visualise the exciting possibilities ahead for the FPS genre on Microsoft’s upcoming Natal motion control interface, these skilled Spanish actors have put together a demonstration video for the curious public. Imagine playing a tactical shooter, for instance, with nothing except a bad attitude. No bunny hops, mind! (Video […]
Darryn Bonthuys reviews the latest of the Aliens vs. Predator shooter/stalker games. Aliens, Predators and Colonial Space Marines, all thrown together on one remote planet. What could possibly go wrong?
Although it was first outdone by Bayonetta, then completely eclipsed by God of War 3, Darksiders was a good game. For consoles, that is. But PC users will soon be able to join in the fun. THQ is tailoring the game for desktops and lappies, and it should be out […]
Oh boy, we love a stylish trailer. And while the recent Ghost Recon vid still gives us the chills, there’s still a little something missing to make it ten-out-of-ten perfect: Johnny Cash.
Lost Planet 2 comes out next month. To, uhm, celebrate, we’re showing you what 4-player co-op will look like. We’re impressed, if only because we luuurve medium-sized robot suits.
The Guardian published an amazing confession by writer Tom Bissell recently, in which he describes becoming addicted to Grand Theft Auto IV… and cocaine. Gaming on drugs is a niche pastime and an illegal one at that. It seems like the last thing we need as gamers is to be […]
Call us uncultured, but we reckon that people aren’t interested in fine art anymore. Well, that’s because fine art doesn’t look like this!
Darryn Bonthuys reviews EA’s squad shooter. Rogue Russian colonels, a doomsday weapon aimed at America and a squad of expendable soldiers caught in between… welcome to Battlefield: Bad Company 2.
No, we won’t be seeing another video game turned into a terrible movie. Rather, what’s caught our attention is the cinematic nous that went into the latest trailer for Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. Much has been made of the invisible/Harry Potter cloaks which will feature in the game, but […]