Games reviews, news and competitions from the Daily Echo.

Football Manager Handheld 2014 - Review

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7:58pm Monday 11th August 2014

The perfect summer footballing pick-me-up before another real-life season begins.

Children's Fun Run at Eastleigh 10K 2014 - The Pictures

Daily Echo: Children's Fun Run at Eastleigh 10K 2014

1:05pm Monday 24th March 2014

Not only did our photographer get pictures from the Eastleigh 10K, he also took a plethora at the Children's Fun Run. View them here.

Addicted to violent games?

Daily Echo: Images from Call of Duty: Black Ops II.

9:48am Wednesday 6th November 2013

THEY are the games that take players on shooting sprees, brutally assassinate virtual targets and mow down hordes of zombies.

Saints star on cover of FIFA 14

Daily Echo: Maya Yoshida

11:12am Friday 9th August 2013

SAINTS defender Maya Yoshida is mixing it with some of the biggest names in world football - after being selected to go on the cover of the FIFA 14 video game.

Dead Island: Epidemic Has Been Announced

Daily Echo: Dead Island: Epidemic Has Been Announced

5:29pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

A new game in the Dead Island has been officially announced - Dead Island: Epidemic

Saints Row IV - Replica Novelty Gun Look Awesome

Daily Echo: Saints Row IV - Replica Novelty Gun Look Awesome

5:22pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

Players looking forward to the upcoming open-world action game Saints Row IV will be glad to hear that one of the most popular in-game weapons is getting a replica.

PS4 revealed by Sony at E3

Daily Echo: PlayStation 4 (PS4)

11:03am Tuesday 11th June 2013

SONY has finally shown off its PlayStation 4.

Microsoft unveils Xbox One

Daily Echo: Microsoft unveils Xbox One

2:54pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013

MICROSOFT has shown off its next generation console - the Xbox One.

Sony teases PS4

Daily Echo: Playstation 4 controller

2:34pm Tuesday 21st May 2013

SONY has released a teaser trailer hinting at the form of the upcoming PS4, in an attempt to steal away the focus from Microsoft.

The Walking Dead:Survival Instinct - Twitter Party

Daily Echo: The Walking Dead Twitter Party

3:07pm Monday 18th March 2013

All are invited on a zombie Twitter adventure, to mark the launch of the new The Walking Dead video game.

The Cave - Launch Trailer

Daily Echo: The Cave - Launch Trailer

11:09pm Wednesday 16th January 2013

Sega have released the launch trailer for their upcoming download game The Cave.

Killer Is Dead - First Details From Suda 51

Daily Echo: Killer Is Dead - First Details From Suda 51

10:23pm Wednesday 16th January 2013

Details for the new game from Suda 51 are here - and it's being billed as a cross between Killer 7 and No More Heroes

Xbox LIVE To Host Premiere of UK Comedy Film - Pulp

Daily Echo: Xbox LIVE To Host Premiere of UK Comedy Film - Pulp

9:44pm Wednesday 16th January 2013

Xbox LIVE is set to be the host of UK comedy film Pulp

Splinter Cell: Blacklist - Release Date Delayed

Daily Echo: Image from Splinter Cell: Blacklist.

8:39pm Wednesday 16th January 2013

The penciled release window for Splinter Cell: Blacklist has been scraped, and a firmer but later date put in place.

Sumioni: Demons Art and Orgarhythm now available for download on PS Vita

Daily Echo: Sumioni: Demon Arts

2:57pm Wednesday 16th January 2013

Two new games from Xseed to download for the PlayStation Vita - Sumioni: Demons Art and Orgarhythm.

What's in store for 2013?

10:02am Friday 4th January 2013

THERE are remasterings of fantastic titles such as Persona 4 and Final Fantasy X, killer sequels such as Dead Space 3, God or War: Ascension and Crysis 3, as well as series reboots in the form of Tomb Raider, and Devil May Cry.

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) - new trailer.

Daily Echo: Screenshot from Grand Theft Auto V

4:45pm Wednesday 14th November 2012

Check out the new Grand Theft Auto V trailer from Rockstar.

Xbox 360 transforms a country to launch Halo 4.

Daily Echo: Halo 4 takes over Liechtenstein.

12:57pm Friday 2nd November 2012

In anticipation of the launch of Halo 4, Xbox 360 became the only brand to transform the Principality of Liechtenstein, by taking over the countries iconic landmarks.

Disney acquires Lucasfilm and announces Star Wars: Episode 7

Daily Echo: Star Wars

11:01am Wednesday 31st October 2012

Lucasfilm and its subsidiaries including the gaming division LucasArts have been bought up by The Walt Disney Company in a deal valued at $4.05 billion. That's a staggering £2.5 billion.

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) - Release Date Announced

Daily Echo: Screenshot from Grand Theft Auto V

6:21pm Tuesday 30th October 2012

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) - Release Date Announced. Kind of.

Assassin's Creed III (3) - New Multiplayer Trailer

Daily Echo: Assassin's Creed III

12:00pm Wednesday 17th October 2012

A trailer showing off Assassin's Creed III multiplayer has been released by Ubisoft.

Borderlands 2 - Mechromancer Download Content Has Arrived

Daily Echo: Screen from Borderlands 2.

1:36pm Tuesday 9th October 2012

The developer of the recent smash hit Borderlands 2 has released the new character class via DLC - a whole week early.

Assassin's Creed III (3): Liberation - New Trailer

Daily Echo: Screenshot from Assassin's Creed III: Liberation.

5:48pm Monday 8th October 2012

Ubisoft have released a new video for their upcoming assassin Vita game.

Launch Trailer for Forza Horizon and Demo Dated (Xbox 360)

Daily Echo: Screens from Forza Horizon.

5:29pm Monday 1st October 2012

Click here for more screenshots

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) Screenshots

Daily Echo: Screenshot from Grand Theft Auto V

1:01pm Saturday 25th August 2012

In case you haven't seen them yet, here's the latest pictures from Grand Theft Auto V.

Broken Sword: The Serpent's Curse

Daily Echo: Broken Sword: The Serpent's Curse

5:27pm Thursday 23rd August 2012

Broken Sword is back. And this time you can help with it's creation process - by pledging through Kickstarter.

Summer Strike Competition for War of Legends (PC)

Daily Echo: Summer Strike Competition for War of Legends (PC)

12:19pm Thursday 9th August 2012

Jagex have today launched a brand new Summer Strike competition for their free to play multiplayer game War of Legends. Only the strongest are destined for survival, and only the best will win prizes.

Mensa Academy - Competition

Daily Echo: Mensa Academy - Competition

3:04pm Wednesday 8th August 2012

We have four copies of Square Enix's fantastic Mensa Academy to give away for Nintendo 3DS.

Assassin's Creed III - Worlds First Trailer

Daily Echo: Assassin's Creed III

4:53pm Thursday 10th May 2012

The first ever Assassin's Creed III trailer is here - and it's looking sick!

Kinect Support for Skyrim Has Arrived (Xbox 360)

Daily Echo: Screenshot from The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

11:25am Tuesday 1st May 2012

Kinect support for The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Skyrim has arrived on Xbox 360.

Apprentice hopeful Ricky is dressed to thrill

Daily Echo: Apprentice contestant Ricky Martin.

11:40am Wednesday 25th April 2012

MILLIONS of TV viewers will see Hampshire’s Apprentice hopeful Ricky Martin don fancy dress in an attempt to grab a slice of the booming street food scene in tonight’s episode.

Free Xbox LIVE Services (Xbox)

Daily Echo: Free Xbox LIVE Services (Xbox)

1:05pm Wednesday 18th April 2012

From Friday 20th April through to Monday 23rd April, Xbox users in the UK will be able to enjoy various media streaming services delivered straight to their consoles.

Dragon's Dogma Demo Inbound

Daily Echo: Dragon's Dogma from Capcom.

12:43pm Tuesday 17th April 2012

Capcom's upcoming and massively anticipated open-world role-playing game, Dragon's Dogma, is soon to get a demo.

Skyrim Getting Kinect Support

Daily Echo: Review: Skyrim (Xbox 360 version tested)

11:34am Friday 13th April 2012

It's official - Skyrim is getting a Kinect makeover.

Playstation Vita Preview

10:22am Friday 17th February 2012

PLAYSTATION Vita is easily the most powerful portable gaming device commercially available. The technical capabilities and raw power of this gorgeous hand-held is enough to make currently available smart phones look dumb, and tablets look like indigestion pills.

NeverDead Screenshots

Daily Echo: Screen from NeverDead

10:39am Friday 3rd February 2012

Screenshots from Konami's latest - NeverDead.

Going OnLive

10:15am Friday 20th January 2012

WHAT OnLive does is make games accessible to everyone by eliminating the need for powerful hardware used. Instead of gamers playing their game natively on their system, it’s played on an OnLive server with the image streamed back to them. Cloud gaming, as it’s called, has been a concept and an idea for many years now, but the technology has only recently been good enough to be usable and make a big impact.

Mass Effect 3 Demo Inbound

Daily Echo: Screenshot from Mass Effect 3

5:35pm Wednesday 18th January 2012

Electronic Arts have announced an incoming demo for their highly anticipated sci-fi role-playing game, Mass Effect 3.

Prototype Comics are Coming

Daily Echo: Screen from Prototype 2

3:16pm Wednesday 18th January 2012

The Prototype gaming series is getting a series of comic books to bridge the gaps between the first two games.

Max Payne 3 Special Edition Pre-Order Window Extended

Daily Echo: Max Payne 3 Special Edition Pre-Order Window Extended

12:08pm Wednesday 18th January 2012

Rockstar have been kind enough to extend the Max Payne 3 Special Edition pre-order window.

Mortal Kombat Coming to Playstation Vita

Daily Echo: Mortal Kombat Coming to Playstation Vita

6:01pm Tuesday 17th January 2012

Mortal Kombat will be kicking and punching its way onto the PlayStation Vita in spring 2012.

Max Payne 3 Delayed Until May

Daily Echo: Screen from Max Payne 3.

5:21pm Tuesday 17th January 2012

Many gamers experience maximum pain today as Rockstar pushes back its Max Payne 3 release date.

New Screenshots - The Testament of Sherlock Holmes

Daily Echo: Screen from The Testament of Sherlock Holmes

4:59pm Tuesday 17th January 2012

We did some detective work and found some brand new screenshots for you.

Tales of the Abyss Screenshots

Daily Echo: Screenshots from Tales of the Abyss.

2:55pm Saturday 14th January 2012

Screenshots have emerged from the abyss, and each one tells its own tale.

Resident Evil: Revelations Screenshots

Daily Echo: Screens from Resident Evil: Revelations

2:02pm Saturday 14th January 2012

A bunch of evil screenshots have just taken up residency on our website.

New Max Payne 3 Screenshots

Daily Echo: Screen from Max Payne 3.

11:52am Friday 13th January 2012

Check out the new screenshots.

'I'll be your online bodyguard'

Daily Echo: Gamer Toby Smith

12:30pm Monday 9th January 2012

A Hampshire schoolboy is offering to be an online bodyguard for computer gamers, charging £5 a time.

Netflix Has Arrived

Daily Echo: Netflix Has Arrived

1:56pm Monday 9th January 2012

The streaming of movies and television shows over the Internet is an absolute godsend.

South Park - Pictures

Daily Echo: South Park from THQ and Obsidian Entertainment

1:20pm Saturday 7th January 2012

Images from South Park - from THQ and Obsidian Entertainment.

Southern Daily Echo Christmas Video Game Buyer's Guide

We present you with our Christmas buyer’s guide. Hopefully with this, you can avoid the turkeys and bag yourselves some gaming angels.


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