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Work, play and stay safe with bidorbuy Digital

Get digital  A lot has changed in all our lives recently.  It may be impossible to get certain physical products during the lockdown, but with the bidorbuy digital store, you can get instant downloads of everything you need to work, learn and play from home.  Here are some of our favourite digital products, and how […]

The PlayStation 5: What do we know so far?

PlayStation 5

December 2020 is what PlayStation gamers around the world are waiting for – the scheduled release of the PlayStation 5, the next installment in Sony’s prestigious line of premium gaming consoles. At this stage the details are a bit hazy, but I feel there is already enough to get excited about: 8k visuals, backward compatibility, […]

Best action-adventure games of 2017

2017 was an amazing year in the world of gaming. Here are a few of the biggest action-adventure games the year had to offer. Some of them might have flown under your radar, but are still well worth your time and attention Horizon Zero Dawn   An action role-playing game released exclusively for the Sony […]

Best shooter games of 2017

2017 was an amazing year in the world of gaming. Here are few of the best shooter games that were released, some of which might have flown under your radar, but are still well worth your time and attention.   Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus A first person shooter that takes place in 1961, in […]

Game preview: Sea of Thieves

  Sea of Thieves is a Microsoft exclusive title. Themed around the world of pirates, packed with nautical exploration, loot to collect, and enemies to battle. The developer Rare has dubbed it a “shared world adventure game” (or S.W.A.G) . This means that the game is intended to be enjoyed with others. Xbox One and […]

Game Console buying guide

2017 has been an astronomically successful year for gaming, arguably one of the best in recent years. With two new console launches and a massive line-up of extremely well received game titles already released and even more on the horizon,  there could not be a better time to jump into the gaming community! The problem […]

Should you make the Switch?

As of right now, the Nintendo Switch is available for purchase in South Africa – but is this the answer to the powerhouse consoles on offer from Sony and Microsoft? The Switch is a dual system which will allow players to either play “on the go” using the Switch screen and “Joy Con” controllers, or […]

Why Infinite Warfare is the best Call of Duty yet!

Still sitting on the fence about whether or not to buy Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare?   Read on to find out why you’re missing out!   Call of Duty fans (noun): a group of gamers who continuously shift the goalposts of success and ultimately, will never be satisfied with anything branded Call of Duty. […]

Begin your football journey with FIFA 17

The FIFA 17 journey   EA’s football association masterpiece makes its annual return to your consoles in the form of FIFA 17.   If you’ve never heard of the FIFA series (what!?), it’s basically a game that allows you to take control of your favourite football clubs or national teams and compete against your friends, […]

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

It is a strange fact of history that things tend to aggregate and form greater wholes. From the ancient city states of Greece came unification under the iron will of Alexander. Rome rose from single metropolis to conquer the Italian Peninsula and the world. And let us say nothing of the Mongols and the British. […]