Category Archives: Podcast

TiX podcast special: State of the Industry 2017

Welcome to a new episode of the TiX Podcast, a special episode celebrating 2017.

Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrat as they discuss their highlights from the year in terms of games, explore the new hardware paradigm of the Xbox One X and PS4 Pro, gush over PSVR, and even take a quick stab at the loot box controversy. Welcome to State of the Industry 2017.

Podcast music by Bangmaid
Produced by James Gill
www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid

TiX Podcast S1E3 Game on Trial

Welcome to the new This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Damien Ashley and Adrian Garlike for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast.

In this episode Damien and Adrian put the high street retailer Game on trial, discussing their business practices, their relevance and what the future may hold for the retailer.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-s1e3-game-on-trial

Podcast music by Bangmaid
Produced by James Gill
www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid

TiX Podcast S1E2 Post-E3 2017

Welcome to the new This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Greg Giddens and Damien Ashley for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast.

This episode follows on from the last show and discusses what was shown and announced at E3 2017. Greg and Damien discuss their thoughts on the conferences and their highlights with some of the TiX team contributing their own feelings in short audio segments throughout the show.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-s1e2-post-e3-2017

Podcast music by Bangmaid
Produced by James Gill
www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid

TiX Podcast S1E1 E3 2017

Welcome to the new This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Greg Giddens, Damien Ashley and Adrian Garlike for a new season of the This is Xbox Podcast.

This episode is the first in a new format for the TiX Podcast. After a 9 month break, Greg is back with a new co-host, Damien, to discuss E3 2017, with TiX staff writer Adrian Garlike joining as a guest.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-s1e1-e3-2017

Podcast music by Bangmaid
Produced by James Gill
www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid

Soundcloud is coming to Xbox One, Win 10 beta starts today

SoundCloud is heading to the Xbox One with a brand new app on Xbox One.

Gaming-fans can visit the Xbox App Store, download the app, log-in to and easily begin listening to millions of songs or podcasts. The app is optimised to seamlessly integrate your SoundCloud music collection on Xbox One.

Features include:

  • Access to the features you love on SoundCloud including your favorite tracks and newest releases

  • Play and skip tracks with the sound of your voice using Cortana

  • Pin your favourite playlists to easily find the soundtrack for your next gaming experience

The Beta app for Windows 10 PCs and tablets will also be available beginning today. Users can visit the Windows Store to access the app and share their feedback here.

TiX Podcast: 3.0 Videogame Art

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Greg Giddens for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 31: 3.0 Videogame Art.

This episode is the first in a new format for the TiX Podcast. Greg Giddens chats with professional game’s artist Alix Briskham of Opposable Group about art in videogames and the process of creating it.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-30-videogame-art

If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, then shoot over an email to: podcast@thisisxbox.com

You can also follow the hosts on Twitter: @GregGiddens and @stevetheblack

You can also find us on iTunes, Stitcher and SoundCloud.

If you like the show and want to support it, please check out our Patreon page.

The awesome music in this episode was provided by Bangmaid and produced by James Gill. (https://www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid/)

Link Dump:

Opposable group
Salvaged
Divinity review
Magicka let’s play

TiX Podcast: Pokémon Equals Dog Fighting

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 30 Pokémon Equals Dig Fighting.

In this episode the duo discuss the lack of news since E3, as well as some of the recent content to hit the TiX site, such as reviews of Mighty No. 9, 7 Days to Die, and The Witcher 3 Blood and Wine. And of course there’s the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-pokemon-equals-dog-fighting

If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, then shoot over an email to: podcast@thisisxbox.com

You can also follow the hosts on Twitter: @GregGiddens and @stevetheblack

You can also find us on iTunes, Stitcher and SoundCloud.

If you like the show and want to support it, please check out our Patreon page.

The awesome music in this episode was provided by Bangmaid and produced by James Gill. (https://www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid/)

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Mighty No. 9 review
7 Days to Die review
Deux Ex Mankind Divided
Fallout 4: Far Harbor review
Xcom 2
The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine review
Previous Podcast
Dragon Age 3: Inquisition review
Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag
Dungeon of The Endless review
Dungeon of The Endless Let’s Play
Quantum Break review
Gears of War Ultimate review
This is VR

TiX Podcast: Dissecting E3

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Greg Giddens, Steve Peacock and special guest Derek McRoberts for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 29 Dissecting E3.

In this episode the trio discuss as many of the E3 announcements as they can remember, as well as some of the recent content to hit the TiX site, and they introduce their new site: This is VR. And of course there’s the usual silly banter you’d expect.

Apologies for Derek’s audio, it turned out pretty bad.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-dissecting-e3

If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, then shoot over an email to: podcast@thisisxbox.com

You can also follow the hosts on Twitter: @GregGiddens and @stevetheblack

And our guest: @ADigitalPariah

You can also find us on iTunes, Stitcher and SoundCloud.

If you like the show and want to support it, please check out our Patreon page.

The awesome music in this episode was provided by Bangmaid and produced by James Gill. (https://www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid/)

Link Dump:

This is VR

E3 Video Playlist

Microsoft Conference Round-up

Sea Of Thieves gameplay footage

Xbox Play Anywhere: Confirmed titles

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, recent reviews that have hit the TiX site, what they’d expect to see at E3, and they interview lead designer at Tuque Games, Kevin Neibert, about upcoming twin-stick coop shooter Livelock. (time stamp: 52.40) And of course the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-e3-approaches

If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, then shoot over an email to: podcast@thisisxbox.com

You can also follow the hosts on Twitter: @GregGiddens and @stevetheblack

You can also find us on iTunes, Stitcher and SoundCloud.

If you like the show and want to support it, please check out our Patreon page.

The awesome music in this episode was provided by Bangmaid and produced by James Gill. (https://www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid/)

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Livelock

Fallout 4 Far Harbor review

Overwatch review

One Piece Burning Blood review

Hard Reset Redux review

Technomancer

Dead Rising Watch Tower review

Dead Rising 4

Watch Dogs 2

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 Break, what they’d like to see next from Rocksteady, Call of Duty Infinite, E3 rumours, and Gears of War 4’s multiplayer Beta, and of course the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-quantum-infinite

If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, then shoot over an email to: podcast@thisisxbox.com

You can also follow the hosts on Twitter: @GregGiddens and @stevetheblack

You can also find us on iTunes, Stitcher and SoundCloud.

If you like the show and want to support it, please check out our Patreon page.

The awesome music in this episode was provided by Bangmaid and produced by James Gill. (https://www.mixcloud.com/bangmaid/)