Europe

  • Xbox One Pre-orders Break All Previous Microsoft Records, Up 200% in Europe Since GamesCom

    Xbox One pre-orders have re-written records in Microsoft History Book, according to VP Marketing, Strategy And Business Yusuf Mehdi, Microsoft has sold out of our pre-order supply faster than at any other time in our history and we are on path to have the biggest launch of an Xbox ever

    Xbox OneYusuf further revealed that Xbox One pre-orders have gone up 200 percent in Europe since GamesCom 2013. If you can recollect properly, it was at GamesCom that Microsoft announced all Xbox One Day Pre-orders in Europe will get a free copy of FIFA 14.

    Seeing this tremendous response, Microsoft has made available more Xbox One Day One Editions, following retailer shortages.

    "As a result of this incredible consumer demand and the development progress on Xbox One, I am thrilled to share that today we are making available a limited number of additional Xbox One Day One consoles for pre-order," Mehdi added. "We have coordinated with our retail partners to make it easy for you to reserve your Xbox One today."

    Xbox One is schedule to launch on November 22 in 13 markets.

  • Microsoft Retracts: "Free FIFA 14 with Xbox One Day One Edition Pre-orders Only"

    It seems like Microsoft is finding it pretty tough to get its message (announcement) right. Last week a tweet from official Xbox Twitter stated that FIFA 14 will come bundle with every Xbox One in Europe, irrespective of editions (i.e no matter whether it Day One Edition or not).

    FIFA 14 Xbox One Bundle for EuropeToday Microsoft social marketing manager Graeme "AceBongos" Boyd has stated that the tweet from official Xbox Twitter was a mistake and FIFA 14 comes bundle only with Xbox One Day One edition.

    You can check out the tweet from Graeme Boyd below. (Our Original Story "FIFA 14 Will Come Bundle With Every Xbox One in Europe, Irrespective of Editions" is already used as a source link in the tweet):

  • PEGI rating hints Original Deus Ex for PS3?

    The European rating board, PEGI has listed original game in Deus Ex franchise titled as "Deus Ex" for Playstation 3. According to report from IGN, this new unannounced game will be PSN release of PS2 title "Deus Ex: The Conspiracy".

    Deus ExThe listing states "Deus Ex" is coming to PS3, age-rating of 16. No official confirmation yet. You can check out the PEGI listing HERE (Thanks IGN for information.)

  • Music Unlimited App for PS VITA pulled down in Europe?

    According to various reports on internet, it seems like Music Unlimited App for Playstation VITA has been pulled down for Playstation Store in Europe.

    Music Unlimited App PS VITAThe reports states that as gamers try to start the Music Unlimited App, they are greeted with an error message which reads, "Could Not Connet to server". This issue is currently faced by PS VITA owners in Europe only.

    Sony has not yet issued any statement in this regard, we have contacted them and will update this post as soon as we get to hear something from them. So Stay tuned.

    Tell us in the comment section below what issue you are facing with Music Unlimited App For PS Vita?

  • Twisted Metal delayed in Europe, now coming in March with some CUTS

    The release of highly anticipated PS3 exclusive Twisted Metal has been delayed in Europe. Twisted Metal which was schedule to launch on February 17, will now launch on March 1.

    Twisted Metal screenAccording to Twisted Metal creator, David Jaffe, the delay is due to localization issues. The European version of Twisted Metal will also seen fews cuts. According to the details from a live developer interview, all those content in Twisted Metal that are too graphical will be removed from European version.

    Really a very sad news for European fans. How are you feeling now after learning that Twisted Metal is delayed, and will launch with some cut in Europe.

    Source: MP1ST

  • Only North American gamers to get Twisted Metal Black with upcoming Twisted Metal?

    Earlier this week it was announced that early copies upcoming PS3 exclusive Twisted Metal will feature download voucher code for PS2 classic Twisted Metal Black. However things seems a little bit different for gamers in Europe.

    Twisted MetalDavid Jaffe, director Twisted Metal said on his personal Twitter account that SCEE has yet to take a decision on whether to offer Twisted Metal Black as a free bonus content with Twisted Metal.

    We just hope that SCEE makes up their mind on this as soon as possible.

  • Sony: Currently No Plan to launch Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2 in Europe

    Last month Sony and Polyphony Digital announced Gran Turismo 5 Spec II disc and box-art update for Japan, and since then there has been HUGE confusion especially among European gamers regarding whether Gran Turismo 5 Spec II disc will launch in rest of the world.

    Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2 box art

    A few weeks ago, Sony Europe clarified few things in this regard to "VideoGamer.com". The firm said, it has currently "no plans to release Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2 in Europe at this time."

    SCEA also remains silence on updated box art coming to North America. However there's still a ray of hope for gamers in NA and Europe, as Spec II update is available as a free download to anyone with a copy of GT5 and internet connection.

    In Japan, Gran Turismo 5 Spec II disc will launch on February 2.

  • Catherine European release date announced

    Deep Silver has finally announced European release date for Catherine. It will launch on February 10, 2012 for PS3 and Xbox 360. The publisher confirmed that both Stray Sheep Edition and Standard Edition of Catherince will launch on this date in Europe.

    Catherine screenshot

    Stray Sheep Edition features Rave-T-Shirt that Vincent wears in the game, two Stray Sheep bar-themed coasters, a Catherine poster that is exclusively available in this edition, all served in a pizza delivery box from the Stray Sheep Bar as packaging.

    "Stary Sheep Edition" carries a price tag of £54.99, whereas the Standard Edition will be available for £49.99. Check out our review of Catherine.

  • Sony's Christmas Gift for European Gamers: Free PS3s, TVs, Tablets and many more

    December has started on a very beautiful note for Sony fans in Europe, and it seems like it will be like this till the end of December. Sony has revealed a daily giveaway scheme and this includes Playstation 3, tablets and TVs.

    Sony Christman Prize Pic

    This giveaway scheme of Sony is only available to gamers in Europe (excluding Luxembourg, Portugal and Italy) who are 18+. To win, all gamers need to do is, simply visit "" each day up till Christmans, click on unwrap button and spin the box to see if you have won.

    Each day Sony will give different prize, check out the details of the prize below: (GOOD LUCK IN ADVANCE):

    02/12/2011

    • A copy of the game Resistance 3 for PlayStation 3.

    03/12/2011

    • A PSP-E1000.

    04/12/2011:

    • Two PlayStation Move motion controllers and a copy of the game Move Fitness for PlayStation Move.

    05/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game FIFA 12 for PlayStation 3 signed by Kaká (Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite).

    06/12/2011:

    • 1 year’s free subscription for PlayStation Plus.

    07/12/2011:

    • A PSP-E1000, a PSP camera and a copy of the game EyePet Adventures for PSP.

    08/12/2011:

    • A pair of Sony MDR-XB700 headphones and three month’s free subscription to Music Unlimited.

    09/12/2011:

    A Disney goodie bag containing all of the following:

    • A copy of the game Tron: Evolution for PSP
    • A copy of Toy Story 3: The Videogame for PSP and a copy of Toy Story 3: The Videogame for PlayStation 3
    • A copy of the game Split/Second: Velocity for PSP and a copy of the game Split/Second: Velocity for PlayStation 3
    • A copy of the game Disney Universe for PlayStation 3
    • A Disney Universe official PlayStation 3 game mini guide
    • A Disney Universe official notebook, pen & wallet
    • A copy of the game Bolt for PlayStation 3
    • A copy of the game Phineas and Ferb for PlayStation 3
    • A copy of the game Sing it: Party Hits & Family Hits for PlayStation 3
    • A copy of the game Cars 2 for PlayStation 3
    • A DVD & Blu Ray copy of the film Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
    • A new Era/Marvel Spiderman Cap & Belt

    10/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception for PlayStation 3.

    11/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game Singstar Dance for PlayStation Move and two wireless SingStar microphones.

    12/12/2011:

    • A Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY mobile phone.

    13/12/2011:

    • A PlayStation Move Starter Pack, a PlayStation Move Sharp Shooter and copy of the game GoldenEye 007 Reloaded for PlayStation 3.

    14/12/2011:

    Five games for PSP:

    • Gran Turismo
    • MotorStorm Arctic Edge
    • LittleBigPlanet
    • Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier
    • ModNation Racers

    15/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game DanceStar Party for PlayStation Move and two PlayStation Move motion controllers.

    16/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for PlayStation 3 and 1 year’s free subscription to Call of Duty ELITE.

    17/12/2011:

    Five games for PlayStation 3:

    • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
    • Gran Turismo
    • LittleBigPlanet 2
    • Killzone 3
    • MotorStorm Apocalypse

    18/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game LittleBigPlanet 2 for PlayStation 3 and two PlayStation Move motion controllers.

    19/12/2011:

    • A copy of the game Gran Turismo 5 for PlayStation 3 and a Logitech Driving Force GT Steering Wheel and Pedals.

    20/12/2011:

    • A PSP-E1000, a PSP camera and a copy of the game Invizimals: The Lost Tribes for PSP.

    21/12/2011:

    • A Sony Tablet S.

    22/12/2011:

    • A white, 320GB PlayStation 3 system.

    23/12/2011:

    • A SONY BRAVIA 37? HD TV.

    24/12/2011:

    The Ultimate PlayStation gaming bundle:

    • One SONY BRAVIA 37? 3D TV
    • One PlayStation 3 (320GB)
    • One PlayStation Move motion controller

    And, the following ten games:

    • Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception for PlayStation 3
    • Resistance 3 for PlayStation 3
    • Gran Turismo 5 for PlayStation 3
    • LittleBigPlanet 2 for PlayStation 3
    • Killzone 3 for PlayStation 3
    • MotorStorm Apocalypse for PlayStation 3
    • After Hours Athletes for PlayStation Move
    • EyePet & Friends for PSP
    • Medieval Moves for PlayStation Move
    • DanceStar Party for PlayStation Move