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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 ...[Read More]

Space Hulk : Deathwing announces Return to Olethros DLC

What do we all love? FREE content, thats what! It is quickly becoming the new alternative to paid DLC. However, the smarter ones amongst you will realise that Space Hulk: Deathwing is not even out yet...[Read More]

E3 trailer for A Plague Tale : Innocence unleashes the Rats!

The year is 1349. The plague ravages the Kingdom of France. Amicia and her younger brother Hugo are pursued by the Inquisition through villages devastated by the disease. On their way, they will have ...[Read More]

Insurgency:Sandstorm announced for Xbox

At E3 2017, developers New World Interactive have announced a sequel to their multi-million selling game Insurgency and its called Insurgency: Sandstorm. The trailer is narrated by one of the main cha...[Read More]

ASTRO Gaming announce new headset lineup

ASTRO Gaming have continually tweaked their headset formula to keep bringing gamers the best and up-to-date tech in their line of A40 and A50 gaming headphones, but now they’ve decided to set th...[Read More]

XCOM 2 expansion War of the Chosen coming to Xbox One

2K and Firaxis Games announced at the E3 2017 PC Gaming Show that XCOM 2: War of the Chosen, a expansion pack to the terrific XCOM 2, will be coming to Xbox One on August 29 this year. XCOM 2 Creative...[Read More]

Monster Hunter World announced for Xbox One

Capcom have revealed Monster Hunter World in the PlayStation E3 conference, showing off some attractive monster hunting tactics and combat in a neat reveal trailer you can find below. Shortly after th...[Read More]

Ubisoft “finally” announce Beyond Good and Evil 2!

Beyond Good and Evil 2 has been announced at the Ubisoft E3 conference. It is in development by Ubisoft Montpellier and is a prequel to the 2003 video game Beyond Good & Evil.  Ubisoft describe th...[Read More]

New Far Cry 5 trailer is bloody good

Most importantly, it looks like there will be 4 player co-op, with multiple ways to help each other. The game is due for release in 22 February next year.

Steep expansion ties in with Winter Olympics in “Road to the Olympics”

Ubisoft have announced an expansion for their Skiing and Snowboarding action game Steep. Having given players the chance to ski, snowboard, paraglide, and wingsuit around the massive open worlds of th...[Read More]

Starlink: Battle for Atlas headed to Xbox One

Ubisoft have annouced yet another new IP, Starlink: Battle for Atlas. It looks like Skylanders with spaceships, check out more over on the Starlink website It’s due for release in Autumn 2018.

Ubisoft announce new Pirate IP “Skull and Bones”

At the Ubisoft E3 Conference, a new pirate game “Skull & Bones” was announced, making it the second pirate game coming to Xbox.  A shared world game, offering 5v5 multiplayer action.  ...[Read More]

South Park: Fractured But Whole release trailer now available

South Park: Fractured But Whole has been given a new release date of October 17. Here is the release trailer, ‘Callgirl’ lol

The Crew 2 announced

The Crew 2 has been announced at the Ubisoft conference, the trailer features planes, boats and of course cars. The game will be released in early 2018, a beta will be available too.

Watch the Ubisoft E3 conference live on TiX

Starting at 9pm BST you can watch the Ubisoft E3 show live. We’ll be expecting to see more info on Assassins Creed: Origins, Far Cry 5 and hopefully some new on South Park: Fractured but Whole. ...[Read More]

Xbox Design Labs finally heads to Europe

Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox Design Labs is now available in Europe. The first countries to benefit are UK, France and Germany, no doubt more will becoming available soon. Controllers start a...[Read More]

Missed the Xbox E3 conference? We’ve got your back

In case you missed last nights Xbox E3 Conference, here is everything that happened, what was the best part for you? Let us know! The Xbox E3 2017 Briefing: Everything You Need to Know Crackdown 3 Bri...[Read More]

Wolfenstein 2 – The New Colossus announced at E3 and released in October 2017

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is the highly anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed first-person shooter, Wolfenstein: The New Order developed by the award-winning studio MachineGames. Learn...[Read More]

The Evil Within 2 launches on Friday 13th October 2017

Announced at the Bethesda E3 Conference was The Evil Within 2, which is to be released on Friday 13th October 2017! The game trailer will be posted as soon as possible below, but, as to be expected it...[Read More]

Bethesda announce new Dishonored 2 DLC – Death of the Outsider

Announced at the Bethesda showcase as part of E3, and developed by Arkane Studios, was Dishonored – Death of the Outsider.  

Xbox One X will cost £449/$499

Phil Spencer has confirmed that the Xbox One X will cost £449/$499. All existing Xbox One accessories will work on the new Xbox One X, alongside all existing Xbox 360 backwards compatible titles and X...[Read More]

Ori and the Blind Forest sequel “The Will of the Wisps” announced at E3

Ori and the Blind Forest was originally reviewed back in 2015 by Tix’s very own Greg Giddens who scored very highly, and today at E3, Microsoft announced a long awaited sequel, Ori and The Will ...[Read More]

Original Xbox games coming to Xbox One

Phil Spencer has announced that Original Xbox titles will be coming to the Xbox One later this year. Responding to fan feedback, he announced that Crimson Skies will be the first title to get the back...[Read More]

Crackdown 3 gets a release date

Crackdown 3 will release on November 7. Check out the awesome trailer below, featuring the man mountain himself, Terry Crews.

Cuphead coming to Xbox on September 29

Cuphead will be released on September 29. Cuphead is a single player or co-op “run and gun” platformer, heavily focused on boss battles. Inspired by 1930s cartoons, the visuals are hand dr...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves coming Early 2018

At the E3 conference Sea of Thieves was announced to be released in Early 2018.  New gameplay elements were also shown over and above what is currently seen in the Technical Alpha, including puzzles, ...[Read More]

Minecraft in 4k on the Xbox One X via Super Duper Texture Pack

When the Xbox One X launches in November with its 4K resolution and 60fps you’ll still be able to play Minecraft, and this time in 4k with the Super Duper texture pack!

PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds Coming to Xbox

Coming as an Xbox One console exclusive later in 2018 is the amazingly popular PC game PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds. Battlegrounds is an action game in which up to one hundred players fight in a battle...[Read More]

State of Decay 2 annouced

State of Decay has been announced at the Xbox E3 conference. After the hugely successful first game its no surprise to see a sequel heading our way. The game is set be released in Spring 2018.

Assassins Creed Origins announed

Assassins Creed Origins, with a main character called Bayek will be heading to the Xbox One X. We were treated to some Alpha Gameplay, showing the lead travelling on horseback (Horse Amour DLC) anyone...[Read More]

Metro Exodus announced for Xbox One X

Coming to Xbox One X and Xbox One S is a new Metro game developed by 4A games. An in-engine gameplay trailer was shown at the Microsoft E3 conference and looked amazing in 4K! More to follow!

Forza Motorsport 7 confirmed

Forza Motorsport 7 has been confined during  the Xbox show at E3. We all knew it was coming, as it was being shown during developer sessions for the Xbox One X, but it’s exciting all the same. D...[Read More]

Microsoft announce Xbox One X

Microsoft have announced the Xbox One X, due to be released on November 7th. Codenamed ‘Project Scorpio’, Xbox One X was first revealed at Xbox’s E3 conference last year, where it wa...[Read More]

Need for Speed: Payback, the burnout game we have been waiting for?

During EA Play last night we got a glimpse of what to expect from Need for Speed: Payback. Marcus Nilsson, an executive producer on the game, took to the stage to pitch Need for Speed: Payback as prim...[Read More]

Watch the Xbox briefing on Mixer, get a MixPot of digital goodness

The day has arrived, we’re hours away from finding out what Xbox have on offer and if you you watch the whole thing on Mixer you’ll be eligible for a MixPot of digital goodness. Here’s how...[Read More]

Need for Speed Payback announced

With a familiar Fast and Furious theme to it, the visuals of last year’s title but with some sunshine, collectable classic cars to find like in Forza Horizon, the crash sequences of Burnout, and...[Read More]

EA provides New Hope with details of Star Wars Battlefront 2

At the EA Play conference as part of E3 2017, details have been announced of Star Wars Battlefront 2. Presented by lead character actress, Janina Gavankar, who plays the role of Iden Versio, she state...[Read More]

Alex Hunter returns in FIFA 18, will he stay or will he go?

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The Journey, the hugely successful story mode in FIFA 17, featuring Alex Hunter, is back. Everyone is talking about him, will he stay or will he go. Check out the new FIFA 18 trailer below:

EA give you A Way Out

One of the two games we mentioned in our news post only the other day has been announced at EA Play. From the makers of Brothers: A tale of two sons, A Way Out is a co-op only game uniquely tailored f...[Read More]

EA Play – Bioware announce new IP – Anthem

We don’t know a lot of details about this, but Bioware have just announced a new IP at the EA Play conference in LA.  More details to follow tomorrow at the Xbox show!