PS5 is the fastest selling hardware in US history
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No wonder you can’t find one anywhere

The PS5 is "currently the fastest-selling hardware platform" in US history, in terms of total dollar sales, according to beancounters at NPD Group.

EU gives Microsoft the rights to own Doom
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How apocalyptic

The European Commission has approved Microsoft's $7.5 billion deal to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Doom and Fallout studio Bethesda Softworks.

Nintendo planning OLED display for Switch
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Support for 4K


Nintendo is planning to unveil a model of its Switch gaming console equipped with a bigger Samsung OLED display and support for 4K. It's expected to arrive before Christmas.

Even pigs can use a joystick
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Some of them could be good gamers


A team of boffins took time from their busy schedule curing cancer and coronavirus and taught pigs to use a joystick.

GTA blamed for spate of car jackings
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Less messy than burning witches 

A US politician is blaming the increase in car jacking crime in the fair city of Chicago on computer game Grand Theft Auto.