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TiX Pre-E3 Predictions Let’s Play

E3 kicks off Sunday night with EA and Bethesda, but before all that, we’ve got a few predictions to get off our chest. Join Greg Giddens, Dave Moran and Max Powley as they discuss their predicti...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Approaches

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock and for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 28 E3 Approaches. In this episode the pair discuss Overwatch,...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Quantum Infinite

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock and for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 27 Quantum Infinite. In this episode the pair discuss Quantum...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: BvS…I Mean Videogames

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock and for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 26 BvS…I Mean Videogames. In this episode the pair disc...[Read More]

The Call Up: Cinematic Trailer released

‘The Call Up’ is a film about a group of Elite Gamers who win the ultimate prize, a group event in top of the range virtual reality the likes of which has never been seen. However all is n...[Read More]

Video Games – Culturally significant and historically awesome.

A quest awaits this intrepid explorer. One must brave through the dark sub-lairs of an evil city filled with Rogues and thieves into the crypts of a collection institute to survey the antiquities and ...[Read More]

Interview: Paul Coleman at the DiRT Rally showcase

DiRT Rally released today and I was lucky enough to be in South bank, London, where they held a launch event to celebrate this brilliant Rally game. The square at the South bank centre was covered wit...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: United Over The Division

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Steve Peacock and guest Mike Barnes for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 25 United Over The Division. In this episode t...[Read More]

Unbox Preview & Interview

I left my fortress of solitude (one bedroom flat) and ventured into the light and real world today. It was grey and drizzly and about as real as London gets, sweaty commuter tubes (that’s the un...[Read More]

The Division – TiX’s hints and tips

The Division is consuming all my game time, to say I’m hooked would be a massive understatement – as more of my friends join The Division as new agents I keep getting asked for any tips I have t...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: A Little Nostalgic

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 24 A Little Nostalgic. In this episode the duo discuss the recent...[Read More]

Black ops 3 classes – it’s a scrubs life

I have become death, the destroyer of scrubs Call of Duty returned to us once again in November ’15 and this edition has certainly recaptured some of what was lost in the last two iterations in ...[Read More]

Cloud gaming – get excited for it

Anyone who picked up my piece on Xbox exclusives may remember that I am taking my gaming to another level of addiction this year, really stepping up to fill every hour I can with the stack of brillian...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Mass Exodus

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 23 Mass Exodus. In this episode duo discuss Fallout 4, Lego Dimen...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: 2.0

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Steve Peacock and special guest Steve’s squeaky chair, for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 22 2.0. In this episo...[Read More]

This week on Xbox – Feb 5 2016

Major Nelson presents the latest edition of This Week on Xbox. This week’s highlights include Killer Instinct Season 3 news, the release date for Doom, Unravel on EA Access, a recap of the Halo ...[Read More]

TiX Predicts Super Bowl 50 Video

Super  Bowl 50 kicks off on Sunday 07/02/16 and we at TiX towers can’t wait, in fact our excitement got the better of us and we decided to simulate the match in Madden 16, with Editor In Chief D...[Read More]

Killer Instinct Season 3 changes detailed

Kicking off the Killer Instinct World Cup, there was a fairly large segment about the nerfs and buffs that every character within the game would be receiving. There is a full list available over with ...[Read More]

Killer Instinct World Cup is well under way

The Killer Instinct World Cup is live right now in San Antonio, Texas. It’s being live streamed right now for all to see on the Twitch channel of Maximilian_Dood. Right now is the last chance qu...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Hi I’m Peter W…

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett and special guest Peter Willington, Producer at Auroch Digital, for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 21 H...[Read More]

Dying Light Nightmare Mode confirmed

Techland published another episode of its ‘Highlights’ video series, in which the developer details the multiple improvements and additional content being added to the upcoming Dying Light: The Follow...[Read More]

Homefront : The Resistance Freedom Fighters video

Deep Silver have today released their latest video, “Freedom Fighters”, which reveals details of the online co-op “Resistance Mode” within their upcoming Homefront : The Revolu...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Sober Neale High Greg

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 20 Sober Neale High Greg – where the duo talk about how the...[Read More]

Ark: Survival Evolved preview program review

Ark: Survival Evolved challenges you to survive in a harsh world of hungry dinosaurs and intractable human survivors, as you scrounge for food and resources to keep yourself fed, warm and safe from th...[Read More]

Six exciting Xbox One exclusives in 2016

I have just purchased a new lounge chair, some fleece trousers, sore cream and a hemorrhoids pillow. Why you may ask, “have you been struck ill?” “In a horrible accident?”  No,...[Read More]

Game of the Year

Tomorrow 2015 comes to a close and it’s been a spectacular year for gaming. We’ve seen some exceptionally good titles this year, largely from sequels that have made smart choices to enhance their stor...[Read More]

Worst Game of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Except for this category, where we shame the worst games we’ve pla...[Read More]

Action Adventure Game of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

Music Game of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

Sports Game of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: TiXmas

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 19 TiXmas – where the duo are joined by guests Richard Berr...[Read More]

RPG of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

All I want for Christmas is a few old favourites

Long before the thoughts of mince pies and turkey, Microsoft announced something that all Xbox One players were waiting for, backwards compatibility. As the year draws to an end, and we look to the fu...[Read More]

Racer of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

Dungeon of the Endless preview

Dungeon of the Endless brings together mechanics from RPGs, tower defence and survival games and ties them together with a Rogue-like knot. The result is a wonderfully compelling and a splendidly uniq...[Read More]

Shooter of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

Puzzle Game of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

Let’s Play Dungeon of the Endless

Greg Giddens, Rich Berry and Dave Moran from the TiX team take a look at Dungeon of the Endless, a Rogue-like, RPG, tower defence game coming in January to the Xbox One from Amplitude Studios. Watch a...[Read More]

New to multiplayer madness? Maximise your mayhem with a few tips

“Come on man, your ADS after sprinting is too slow with that weapon, plus your DPS is low compared with an SMG in a CQB situation.” “……Er, What?” This was the exchange I ...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Siege the Day Just ‘Cos

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 18 Siege the Day Just ‘Cos – where the duo talk about...[Read More]