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The 12 Days of TiXmas – Walking Sim of the Year

Day 4 already! Today we announce the winner of Walking Sim Game of the Year. Again this was a unanimous decision from the team. So congratulations to Firewatch! Found out why we loved the game in the ...[Read More]

The 12 Days of TiXmas – Action Adventure Game of the Year

Day 3 already! Today we reveal the winner of our Action Adventure Game of the year… Congratulations to Watch Dogs 2! This was a very easy decision for the TiX team, the city, the story and the c...[Read More]

The 12 days of TiXmas – Multiplayer Game of the year

Day 2 of the the 12 Days of TiXmas sees us reveal who wins Multiplayer Game of the year! This was a huge favourite with the This Is Xbox team, congratulations to Warhammer: The End Times – Vermintide....[Read More]

The 12 days of TiXmas – Sports Game of the year.

Not only is it nearly Christmas, but it it’s Game of the Year season too! For the next twelve days, or as we know it, The 12 days of TiXmas we’ll be revealing what we feel are the best gam...[Read More]

WIN! NHL 17 on Xbox One

We all like winning stuff, right? Well tonight could be your lucky night! We’e giving away a physical copy of NHL 17 on the Xbox One. We were big fans of the game, saying: NHL 17 is an excellent...[Read More]

TiX plays… PES 2017 Demo

We’ve managed to get our hands on the PES 2017 Demo thanks to having an American account, check out our video of a match between Arsenal and Athletico Madrid. Make sure to Like, Subscribe and Co...[Read More]

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 Podcas...[Read More]

Is No Man’s Sky coming to Xbox One?

Data-mined files and an interview with Hello Games head, Sean Murray, have revealed evidence that No Man’s Sky might be coming to Xbox One after all. NeoGAF user, Dragonbain, posted screenshots ...[Read More]

Race you for it… the Thrustmaster TMX Racing Wheel

With Forza Horizon 3 fast approaching and over 350 cars to choose from, are you geared up with an Xbox One racing wheel? You’re not! Well best you take a look at what Thrustmaster have for your ...[Read More]

GTA 5 Stunt Racing Part 2 Let’s Play

Greg Giddens, Derek McRobert, Dave Moran and Max Powley return for another set of races in the new GTA Online Cunning Stunts update.

Xbox One S arrives August 2

Microsoft have announced that the Xbox One S will go on sale on August 2. The Xbox One S is the most compact Xbox yet, 40 percent smaller than the original Xbox One, and includes a built-in power supp...[Read More]

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 discu...[Read More]

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 ...[Read More]

Thrustmaster TMX Force Feedback Steering Wheel takes over the Mircrosoft Store

Thrustmaster recently took over the Microsoft Store to show off the rather nifty Thrustmaster TMX Force Feedback Steering Wheel. Some of the features include: Drive system with adjustable force feedba...[Read More]

TiX is doing their bit: British 10k

You can sponsor Dave here! As you may or may not know Dave is a very proud ambassador for SpecialEffect, in fact TiX are very proud to support SpecialEffect too. SpecialEffect, if you don’t know...[Read More]

E3 – Behind the scenes with Thrustmaster

Michael Peterson, North American Marketing Director for Thrustmaster, gives us some insight on what it’s like to produce a booth at E3 and what it takes to survive such a huge show. As a dynamic...[Read More]

Thrustmaster – Day 1 at E3 2016

E3 Day 1 was filled with energy and excitement. Thrustmaster returned to E3 in a big way hitting the show floor at booth 2705 in the South Hall, with VR on flight and racing. Games like Project Cars a...[Read More]

We’ve launched a new site: This is VR

We are very pleased to announce that we’ve launch a new site dedicated to covering VR games: This is VR. So please head on over to the new site, add it to your favourites, follow their Twitter f...[Read More]

Microsoft E3 press conference roundup

We’ve been looking forward to this since the moment last year’s Microsoft E3 press conference ended, and finally, after months of rumours – including a bunch of predictions from our selves – it’s here...[Read More]

E3 2016 – Bethesda conference round up

Bethesda are back at E3 for the second time and they have landed with a bang (albeit after a slight delay on the start time). A whole host of really exciting news has come out of the conference, here’...[Read More]

TiX Pre-E3 Predictions Let’s Play 2

E3 kicks off tonight with EA and Bethesda, but before all that, we’ve got a few more predictions to get off our chest. In this second video, join Greg Giddens, Dave Moran and Rich Berry as they ...[Read More]

ASTRO Gaming’s A50 gets an upgrade

ASTRO Gaming’s A50 is about to get one heck of an upgrade. Aesthetically the headset remains the same, offering that ASTRO comfort that the A40 and A50 are renowned for, but the new A50 comes mo...[Read More]

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]

Watch Dogs 2 Officially announced

Surprise! Watch Dogs 2 is now official, in case you have been hiding for the past week there have been lots of leaks out about the game, but earlier today there was an official Livestream with lots of...[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]

Battlefield 1 announced

A select group of fans were invited to an exclusive event in London’s Fulham Broadway this evening to witness the World Premiere of Battlefield 1: Epic right? This is set to be Dice’s most...[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]

Microsoft announce end of Xbox 360 Production

Phil Spencer has just announced via Xbox Wire that Xbox 360 production has ended. Thanks to the Xbox 360, we evolved Xbox Live from the original Xbox into the thriving online gaming community it is to...[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]

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]

New activities, light level, and more coming in Destiny’s April update

As was announced in their last weekly briefing, Bungie are releasing the next big update to Destiny on April 12, 2016. In the first of three special reveal streams, Community Manager Deej gave eager G...[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]

Microsoft letting Xbox One games connect with PC and other console networks

Over on Xbox Wire, Chris Charla, Director of ID@Xbox has posted an open letter announcing that Mircosoft are to allow Cross Network play, which means we could be going up against our Playstation 4 fri...[Read More]

Lionhead Studios set to close

Over on Xbox Wire earlier today we were greeted with the sad news that proposals are in place to close Lionhead Studios, famous for the Fable series. The article explained: These have been tough decis...[Read More]

Is the next Call of Duty set in space?

It’s still early in the year but already we’re all hungry for news on what games are coming out in 2016. Activision will certainly have a new Call of Duty title to show us all come E3, and...[Read More]

Gameblast 16 raises over £170k for SpecialEffect

Gamers up and down the country took part in Gameblast this weekend, raising over £170k for the wonderful people at SpecialEffect. Individuals, Teams and Companies including GAME took part in the event...[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]