Rich Berry

I've been gaming for longer than I care to remember and spent four years writing for another XCN website leading a 10 strong team. Now I'm in charge of TiX alongside Dave Moran – I hope you enjoy what we do!

Train harder with For Honor’s newest mode

Ubisoft continue to adapt and support their titles by offering new ways to entice new players and help the existing fanbase. For Honor’s next update brings an all-new training mode, which arrives April 19. The new training mode will not only help new players learn the basics of the game’s mechanics without being butchered by online players or the game’s tough AI, but the mode wil...

The Station gets new mode and VR support

PSVR support is headed to the lost in space Sci-fi mystery, The Station. Launching in Q3 of this year, the immersive qualities of VR will undoubtedly make the game feel that much more alive and with a new exploration mode, which launches later this month, you can fully enjoy an immersive space adventure in VR without being tied to any gameplay mechanics. The whole station is yours to explore – no ...

Sam Fisher visits the Ghosts

How do you better the timed Ghost Recon Wildlands Predator event? I honestly didn’t think it was possible – but Ubisoft have gone and proved me wrong. It might not be the news Splinter Cell fans were hoping for, but starting April 10 and as part of Operation 1, the Ghosts will be teaming up with Sam for a special free crossover event that can be played either solo or with up to three other p...

Psychological VR title Blind feels its way onto PSVR

Coming Spring 2018, Blind is releasing across PC VR platforms with the game making its way to PSVR later in the year. Using faint hues of light to paint in the surroundings – sound reflecting off their surfaces – you play the game from the perspective of a blind lady forced to face her fears. Multiple images fade in and out, which has the potential to shape some rather disturbing images – couple t...

Ghost Recon Wildlands’ Year 2 plans detailed

Ubisoft have made quite the impression on the game’s industry with their continued support for games they have released. Ghost Recon Wildlands is the latest title to receive additional content into its second year of release. Over 10 million players stepped into the world of Bolivia to take on the Santa Blanca Cartel, so it may come as no surprise to learn that Ubisoft have a year 2 program ...

Island Time VR review (PSVR)

Fooling around in VR and immersing yourself in a digital world is the ultimate gaming escapism and while I am looking forward to playing more titles like Moss, I hope games that allow you to indulge in some fun escapism will continue to make there way onto the platform. Enter Island Time VR.  Sitting at a mere 480.0MB, Island Time VR certainly isn’t of the same ilk as the quality prevalent in Mos...

Star Wars The Last Jedi pinballs onto FX3

Star Wars The Last Jedi is the latest film to be given the Zen Studios Pinball FX3 makeover. The pack features Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Star Wars: Ahch-To Island and will release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on April 17. Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Survive a First Order onslaught as the Resistance, train Rey in the ways of the Force on Ahch-To, and defend Finn from Captain Phasma, blasting awa...

No Man’s Sky is headed to Xbox

No Man’s Sky is the next title to make the jump onto Xbox One. Previously only available on PlayStation, Hello Games have plodded through update after update of its space exploration game, No Man’s Sky and the next one is going to be a big one, and one that sees the game launch onto Xbox One. “We are calling this No Man’s Sky Next because it is an important next step in a journey for N...

Jurassic World Evolution launches June 12

There has been an influx of world building games lately, but what we have all been wanting to know is when we can build our very own Jurassic Park. Well, that time is almost upon us. Coming June 12, Jurassic World Evolution will be availble digitally with a disc version releasing the following month – July 3. This places the world building game of dino parks right before the theatrical release of ...

Return to Mars with Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered

Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered is headed to console in Q2 2018. Set 50 years after the first Red Faction game, you play as an insurgent fighter battling for liberation from the EDF. With destruction firmly at the centre of this open-world action adventure, physics-based destruction has never been more fun. If an enemy is dug in then just blow up the building! The game also allows you freedom ...

Gran Turismo Sport gets additional VR mode

Hot on the heels of Wipeout Omega Collection’s VR update, another PlayStation title is also getting a VR upgrade. A new patch for Gran Turismo Sport, available now, adds a VR Time Trial to the game. Gran Turismo Sport launched with a VR mode, which was heavily stripped down – namely with the volume of cars on track – so it will be no surprise to hear that expanding the game’s VR capabi...

Wipeout Omega Collection gets its VR update

Prepare to get nauseous because the planned VR update to Wipeout Omega Collection is out now! Unlike other racing titles that merely give you a taste of the game in VR, Wipeout has had a complete VR overhaul. What’s more, is that the game has also received some exclusive VR updates with three ships new ships. Wipeout’s audio has also been given an overhaul, with the ‘game’s...