Microsoft has announced it has shipped a combined 1.2 million consoles that includes both the Xbox One and Xbox 360. The figure was collated from April 1st until June 30th. The 1.2 million consoles is the figure that has been shipped to retailers. This is…..
Oculus has announced that it has acquired Xbox 360 Hardware developer Carbon Design who are known for developing the Xbox 360 Controller. Being one of the premier industrial design and product engineering teams in the country with over fifty (50) awards to their name, Carbon…..
Forza Horizon 2 was just recently announced but news is still trickling out from E3 regarding the anticipated open world driving game. Sitting down with Martin Connor, Lead Game Designer at Playground Games. We were able to find out that not only will the game…..
If video game collecting is your thing then you may want to consider bidding on the worlds largest video game collection. Michael Thomasson is handing the torch to someone else and is selling his entire video game collection, the very collection that holds a record…..
WB Games debuted a trailer today for the latest entry in the LEGO Batman series. Due in autumn 2014, Beyond Gotham will hold true to its title with action IN SPACE for the first time in franchise history. Brainiac is out to destroy Earth and…..
Much like Sony’s PlayStation Plus, Microsoft has established a similar service for their Xbox 360. This service is known as Games with Gold where subscribers with a gold subscription can receive free video games for download. Starting next month, Microsoft will release three free video…..
The past few years have been quite kind to retro-stylized games. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World brought River City Ransom’s gameplay to a whole new generation a few years ago, while Mercenary Kings is a far more recent game that blends Metal Slug’s visual style…..
Microsoft’s Games With Gold promotion has been met with mixed reviews so far. The most common criticism of it has been using older games for the service and not always picking top-tier stuff. Well, the first freebie for May is a little on the old…..
Xbox Games with Gold in May will feature Saints Row: The Third and Dust: An Elysian Tail. As usual, each game will be available for all Xbox Live Gold subscribers to download and keep forever, for half of the month. From May 1st – 16th,…..
After a critically-acclaimed PC release two years ago, Dustforce finally hit the console world with a PS3 release that featured cross-buy support with the Vita. In a strange move timing-wise, the game was just silently released onto the Xbox 360′s marketplace as well. There was…..
Amazon’s Gold Box sale features one of the biggest first-person shooters in years at an insanely low price. For a mere $37, you can own Titanfall for the Xbox 360, Xbox One, or PC. PC owners can get it physical form or in two kinds…..
Back in February, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchfork was asked if a Borderlands 3 title was in the cards. He replied that Gearbox “is not working on Borderlands 3” and “there isn’t a Borderlands 3.” However, he did not make mention of a possible prequel being developed by an…..
Microsoft just might make backwards compatibility on the Xbox One possible, though probably not anytime soon. As reported by Kotaku, Microsoft development lead Frank Savage responded to a question during Microsoft’s Build conference regarding whether or not gamers will see a Xbox 360 emulator someday…..
The Xbox 360 version of Titanfall has fallen into the hands of some eager players, as the delayed port prepares to punch its way onto last-gen hardware. Players won’t be able to take Titanfall online just yet The folks over at titanfallblog.com have uploaded images…..
Check out the latest trailer for the upcoming Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments title, developed by Frogsware. The game is set for release in early 2014 and may bare resemblance to Rockstar’s L.A. Noire. For more details check out the official site HERE.
Dead Island and Toy Soldiers: Cold War will arrive in February as part of Microsoft’s Games with Gold program. From February 1st through 15th, Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download Dead Island (Xbox 360) free of charge. From the 16th on, Signal Studios’ Xbox…..
Announced today on Major Nelson’s Twitter account, feel free to head over to the MS store to pick up a 12 month Xbox Live subscription for $39.99. That’s $20 less than the standard yearly fee of $59.99. Considering that Xbox Live is required to access a majority of…..
Next month Lionhead Studios will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Fable series with the launch of Fable Anniversary. The updated version of the classic Xbox title features HD visuals, new lighting system, textures, models, and gameplay features, and Xbox 360 exclusive content.
A new patch for the Xbox 360 version of Battlefield 4 has just been released by DICE which is said to fix some of the issues surrounding stability and balancing. Below is the list of fixes that DICE have addressed – Various fixes for improving…..
The Xbox Live ‘Countdown to 2014′ sale has now entered it’s second week, which brings 26 new discounts. Included in week 2 of the sale is the first episode of Wolf Among Us for free, and a third off GTA V. The full list of deals…..
Tomorrow, December 16th, will mark the start of Xbox Live’s ‘Countdown to 2014 Deals’. Major Nelson covered what’s included over on his blog; Every day until the start of the new year, there will be a new deal on ‘games, add-ons, avatars and more’ on…..
Microsoft have launched their Black Friday week of sales on Xbox Live. For the next week, 52 games and DLCs will be discounted for some amount of time. A full list can be seen below, with discounts ranging from 33% off all the way up…..
Microsoft has been making a big deal over the 23 games available for Xbox One users on launch day, November 22. However, while the woes of a bad launch are well documented, another equally disconcerting problem is the lull after the launch where there is…..
Microsoft is really scraping the bottom of the barrel with their Games with Gold program, introduced back at E3 2013. Over the last few months, we’ve seen a lackluster offering from the company in the promotion, but again, they are freebies with your Xbox Live…..
505 Games and EKO Studios have released a new trailer (with a rocking soundtrack) for How to Survive which is due to release next week. EKO Studios’ How to Survive is a multiplayer zombie survival shoot-em-up in the vein of Dead Nation but including survival aspects……
Launching a new console is proving to be difficult for Microsoft with the transition from the Xbox 360 to the Xbox One. The company has struggled to get a clear message to consumers about what the console will do, what policies it will adhere to,…..
Nintendo’s 3DS continues to do well for the company, as the latest sales figures confirm that the handheld was the top selling console on the market. Beating the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in August, the 3DS has been on a hot…..
The past two generations, Microsoft has operated under the philosophy to sell hardware at a loss and make that up with software, services and extras sales. Unfortunately, that lead Microsoft to suffer around 3 billion dollars in losses for the Xbox division. And this is…..
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was always one of my favorite franchises growing up. I had all the action figures, watched the cartoon/movies and even loved playing The Hyperstone Heist — the weird Turtles in Time re-skin game for the Sega Genesis. I just couldn’t get…..
Xbox Live’s Games with Gold Program is set to release two “new” games as part of their promotion in September. As part of your Xbox Live subscription, you can download Magic 2013 between September 1st and 15th. Then on the 16th of September, Gold Subscribers…..
Today, Larry Hryb, also known as Major Nelson, released a track on SoundCloud that compared the audio quality of the Xbox One to that of the Xbox 360 when it comes to headsets. As he explained on his blog, the noticeable difference in audio quality…..