News roundup: GTA Online, PS4 delay and rAge 2013

Catch up with this week’s biggest gaming news

October 5, 2013
gaming news roundup

There was a wealth of gaming news throughout the past week, including some big international and local stories.

The local news featured the unfortunate delay of the PS4 in SA and the cancellation of one of the world’s best Dota 2 players at rAge 2013, but on the bright side, MyGaming put together a survival guide for the NAG LAN at rAge this weekend.

On the international front, GTA Online experienced some problems in its launch week and Assassin’s Creed 4 got PC and next-gen release dates.

Features

Batman: Arkham Origins pre-order price roundup
NAG LAN at rAge 2013 – The Survival Guide
Big games of October 2013
Co-op games heading our way
First-person shooters on the horizon

Hardware

Radeon R9, R7 cards launch details
AMD will “ridicule” Nvidia with R9 290X
Radeon R9-290X benchmarks give GTX Titan a run
Xi3 Piston console release date, price revealed
Corsair Obsidian 750D: SA price, availability confirmed
AMD R9 290X: leaked benchmarks
Steam Controller announced by Valve

SA news

B-ball and pointy ears: games you can play this week
PS4 in SA: new launch date confirmed
Pro Dota 2 player Dendi cancels rAge 2013 tour
SA team readies for tri-nations LoL test match
NAG LAN at rAge 2013 – The Survival Guide
rAge 2013: CNA gaming and hardware specials
MyGaming Dota 2 SECS season 4 winner
Kalahari bundle game specials launched

SA gamers hungry for Battlefield 4: DICE interview
PS3 price cuts in SA?
PS4 in SA: demand exceeds supply
Steelseries Rival mouse sneak-peek at rAge 2013

News you should check out

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance on PC “looking good”
Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director’s Cut release dates announced
GTA Online: Rockstar disables microtransactions
Warcraft movie release date announced
Tom Clancy dies, age 66
Deus Ex Universe revealed, next-gen game confirmed
GTA Online: Rockstar apologises for server issues
SimCity mod support on the cards
Nintendo: No more Wii for Japan
Half-Life 3 one step closer to gaming reality
Microsoft streaming service called Rio?
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag PC, next-gen release dates revealed

Videos you should watch

Video roundup – Biggest game trailers you need to see
Need for Speed Rivals trailer unleashed
Battlefield 4: Xbox 360 vs PC graphics

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