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Batman Arkham Knight

Batman: Arkham Knight Review

July 24, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Batman: Arkham Knight is essentially the final chapter in Rocksteady’s Arkham Trilogy. With previous titles in the trilogy being outstanding successes, does Batman: Arkham Knight live up to expectations? Batman: Arkham Knight is set one year after the events of Batman:...

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Intel Compute Stick Review

Exclusive Review: Intel Compute Stick

July 23, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

At the Intel Solutions Summit 2015 (ISS 2015) which was held at the Yas Marina Formula One Circuit in Abu Dhabi, Intel gave IT News Africa an exclusive first look at its latest innovation – the Intel Compute Stick. After spending quite some time with the...

Lego Jurassic World Review

LEGO: Jurassic World Review

July 17, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

The Lego titles have always been great. Established in 1995, developer Traveller’s Tales has introduced us to a plethora of Lego titles – which included Lego: The Hobbit, Lego: Batman, and The Lego Movie Video Game. With these titles being great...

Until Dawn Preview

Until Dawn Preview

July 13, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Video game titles have evolved dramatically over the years; however, there is not much out there that really stands out. To be honest, titles are beginning to seem generic as the traditional shooter comes out once a year and racing games have now become a...

Payday 2 Crimewave Edition (3)

Review: Payday 2 – Crimewave Edition

July 3, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

The original Payday 2 was launched on the Xbox 360, PC, and PlayStation 3 in August 2013; however, developer Overkill Software and publisher 505 Games have finally brought Payday 2 to the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in the form of the Crimewave Edition. While...

BlackBerry Leap Review

Review: BlackBerry Leap

July 2, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

BlackBerry has launched its latest smartphone, the BlackBerry Leap, in Nigeria and South Africa. However, does the latest device from BlackBerry stand out in a crowd, or is it just another generic smartphone? Taking a closer look at the specs of the...

Farming Simulator 2015 review

Review: Farming Simulator 2015

June 23, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Most console titles tend to focus on modern warfare, tactical espionage, or a mix of the two; however, there are few titles on the market that focus on farming and agriculture. To change this, developer Giants Software and publisher Focus Home Interactive...

The Witcher 3 Review

Review: The Witcher 3 – Wild Hunt

June 4, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

To say that the Witcher 3 is a typical Role-Playing-Game (RPG) is an understatement. The Witcher 3 is a genre re-defining game that has changed the expectations of gamers for years to come. For those who have never experienced a Witcher title, now is the time...

Mobicel Air Review

Review: Mobicel Air Smartphone

May 7, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Africa has seen quite a few low to mid-range smartphones hit the market recently. The latest device to land in Africa is the Mobicel Air. Retailing for a recommended retail price (RRP) of R3500 (USD $289, according to current exchange rate), the Mobicel Air...

Mortal Kombat X review

Review: Mortal Kombat X

April 22, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Mortal Kombat has changed quite a bit over the past few years. The original title graced the traditional arcade; however, the franchise slowly moved away from the arcade and took a much larger step into the living rooms of console and PC gamers. From the...

HTC One M9 Review

Review: HTC One M9

April 20, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Back in July 2014, IT News Africa reviewed the HTC One M8. The device scored rather high during the review process. Fast forward to 2015, and we have now set our sights the latest smartphone offering from HTC – the HTC One M9. Much like the HTC One M8,...

borderlands the handsome collection

Review: Borderlands – The Handsome Collection

April 12, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

The Borderlands series is possibly one of the most colourful, crazy and hilarious game series to grace the First-Person Shooter genre. Since it inception in 2009, it’s spawned three titles which have provided gamers with hours of fun, humour and fast-paced...

bloodborne review

Review: Bloodborne

April 2, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Back in good old days there were quite a few titles that offered up a massive challenge. Looking back at some of the most difficult retro games out there… Abe’s Oddysee, Ghouls and Ghosts, Contra, and Green Beret were by far some of the most...

Battlefield Hardline Review

Review: Battlefield Hardline

March 25, 2015 • ReviewsComments (1)

The Battlefield franchise has never entirely swayed away from its traditional roots. Most of the titles have been developed by Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment (DICE), and essentially have had a military focused theme – which goes along the...

New 3DS XL Review

Review: New Nintendo 3DS XL

March 10, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Since launch in 2011, the Nintendo 3DS has evolved quite a bit. The device has seen several redesigns, as well as the introduction of the Nintendo 2DS. However, Nintendo has not stopped there. Just recently, Nintendo launched its latest handheld gaming...

Acer Iconia Tab 8

Review: Acer Iconia Tab 8

March 9, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

During the course of Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), IT News Africa decided to put the Acer Iconia Tab 8 to the test. The Acer Iconia Tab 8 comes standard with a 4 Core 1.8GHz Intel processor, 1GB RAM, and up to 16GB of internal storage space. The storage...