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Capcom says it "underestimated the popularity of some of the single-player features" with Street Fighter V

Those who love fighting games and the brutal, competitive side of it have found a lot to like in Street Fighter V.And as a result, Street Fighter V’s reception hasn’t been nearly as welcoming and positive as Capcom had hoped.

The latest PlayStation 4 update may have disabled your third-party mic

The PlayStation 4 3.50 update rolled out yesterday, bringing with it a number of features that make the PlayStation 4 feel more modern.

Gears of War multiplayer has been "under-served" in the past

Fortunately, the Gears of War multiplayer has always been there to address that very specific itch.But current Gears of War 4 producer Rod Fergusson isn’t happy, saying that the Coalition has been pushing the online aspect hard as they’ve always felt that it has been “under-served” in the previous titles.

Nothing you've heard about Visceral's Star Wars game is true

The game in the past has been rumoured to be a third-person action game ala Star Wars 1313, or as an open-world RPG, and sometimes an amalgamation of two.Co-writer on the project Todd Stashwick has spoken about some of the rumours surrounding the game on a recent podcast, setting straight that none of what has been written about the game is true.

Fallout 4 wins the BAFTA for best game at this year’s awards

Well, there are more awards yet – and the British Academy of Film and Television (and not games) has dished out awards to games.And The Witcher 3 has won…nothing.

Rust now assigns gender based on (and locked to) your SteamID

As a game, Rust isn’t something I’m remotely interested in.As a social experiment, Rust – a game in which players spawn naked – is profoundly interesting.

FFD: Is sexuality in games ever okay?

I’ve seen complaint’s about Widwomaker’s sexuality, too – but in the context of the game, she’s supposed to be empowered, with her sexuality forming part of her character.There are some that would have all overt sexuality removed from games, perceived, I suppose some sort of puritanical crusade to neuter the medium.

Breaking down ever secret hidden in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

In case you missed it yesterday, Disney released a trailer for this small film called Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.Second, we’ve already seen Tarkin, at least in animated form, thanks to Star Wars Rebels where he sported his trademark look five years before Episode IV kicks off.

Hearthstone's last old god has been unveiled

Over the past few weeks, Blizzard have been lifting the veil off their next Hearthstone expansion, Whispers of the Old Gods.They’ve revealed dozens of new cards, including three legendaries – the old gods themselves.

The good, the bad and the ugly of the past week - 8 April 2016

Even so, it’s been slow going, and Geoff has already fired me twice today as a result.This past weekend, gamers descended upon the Mall of the South to take part in Gamer’s Fest.

Fable Legends may yet live again on Xbox One

Quantum Break, Rise of the Tomb Raider (Yes I know timed exclusive) and Forza Motorsport 6 have all been damned good games so far.I’m starting to wonder if Scalebound will ever be released, while I’m still sad over the fact that Fable Legends is deader than the spermicide on the condom in my wallet.

Vodacom Gamer's Fest Dota 2 Grand Finals conclude this weekend

Last weekend I was invited to be the stage host of the Dota 2 tournament which took place at the main entrance of the Mall of The South.Six top Dota 2 teams traveled to South Africa to get their spot in the lime light as the competed for R67 500 and R15 000 in hardware.

The Division was the most popular game on YouTube in March

As much as we like to poke fun at it, there’s no denying the power of YouTube.Naturally, new releases see peak streams on YouTube.

The passionate gamer's guide to talking about eSports

Honestly, most of us who share the passion for eSports can talk for hours about the topic.Most of the time your interested party won’t be too interested in every small detail about the origins, the players, the teams, etc.

A long-lost Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game has been restored

Especially when they let loose about various music videos, pre-dating the scourge of YouTube reaction videos by several years.And that’s because at least one Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game never saw the light of day.

In Other News - 08 April 2016

Whose sick idea was it, to make it mandatory to work five days a week?And I mean, when you’ve just come straight off a couple of shortened work weeks, it just feels even more cruel.

Here's the rumoured match card for WWE Payback

Because Payback is a Mel Gibson movie from 1999 that I still regularly watch because of my Lucy Liu crush.According to SEScoops, here’s what the current match card looks like for Payback: That’s a fab line-up already.

HTC denies Vive shipping issues, despite customer complaints

The Oculus Rift suffered major setbacks with deliveries, forcing them to eventually waive shipping fees for all orders.And HTC isn’t having an easy time either, even though they’re not as kind to admit it.

Players can now be the Zed in Killing Floor 2's new PvP mode

Can the Human team make it through all the waves – or can the Zed team stop them before they get to the end?I imagine this new Killing Floor 2 PvP mode will play similarly.