Xbox One

Mystery Castle review

The puzzle genre of games can feel somewhat familiar. This style and type of game has been around for some time and the huge boom in mobile gaming through tablets and phones has also lead to more developers venturing into the world of puzzles. There are plenty of options out there for people who like a brain teaser. One of the current options on the Xbox One is Mystery Castle. Mystery Castle was c...

Power Up @ The Science Museum begins today

How long have you played games for? I’m remember my old man coming home form the pub with the Pong arcade game machine and it being the best thing ever. Since then I’ve played all manner of games on all sorts of consoles. Thanks to the Science Museum you can relive all your gaming memories at their new Power Up exhibition which opens today. TiX were kindly invited along to the launch of the exhibi...

Marco Reus is the FIFA 17 cover star

Marco Reus, the Bourissia Dortmund player will be the cover star of FIFA 17. Fans were given a chance to vote between James Rodriguez of Real Madrid C.F., Anthony Martial of Manchester United, and Eden Hazard of Chelsea FC. There were over 3 million votes which is pretty impressive. FIFA senior producer Nick Channon said: It is incredible to see how fans get behind their favourite player – Marco p...

We Happy Few joins Xbox Game Preview next week

Survival is key from July 26 when We Happy few joins Xbox Game Preview. The game which is fueled by paranoia was the one title that got me excited at E3 and I cannot wait to get my hands on it. There is a great piece about the history of the game over on Xbox Wire, which is well worth checking out.  

New F1 2016 trailer set to attract more fans

Codemasters and Koch Media have released the latest gameplay video for F1 2016. The new attract video shows action both on the track and in the pit lane, recreating key moments from the year and highlighting many of the game’s key features. F1 2016 will feature the most in-depth Career mode ever seen in the franchise which allows players to create their own legend over the course of ten seasons. P...

VROOM! Here comes 150 Forza Horizon 3 cars

Playground Games have lifted the hood of Forza Horizon 3 and shown off an impressive list of 150 cars to CNET. This isn;t the full roster of cars mind, over the coming months leading up to the September 27 launch, more will be revealed – VROOM! VROOM! 1940-1960 1945 Jeep Willys MB 1956 Jaguar D-Type 1957 Ferrari 250 California 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa 1961-1980 1961 Jaguar E-type S1 1961 Maser...

Gears of War 4 @ SDCC

Hot off the heels of this morning’s news that HyperX are releasing an exclusive Gears of War 4 branded CloudX headset, Microsoft have unveiled a seven minute campaign walkthrough, which will be playable at SDCC. The demo features the return of Marcus Fenix… that’s right, you read that correctly – check out the above trailer to see a small glimpse of the big man in action. There’s...

Sombrero tipped for new gameplay teaser

We need to have more hat-related games titles. There’s a wealth of untapped potential in the milliner’s trade for game developers to use. One-man developer PixelMetal has taken that idea and created a whole new couch-co-op shooter for Xbox One. Sombrero is Spaghetti Western Mayhem. Load up your six-shooters and blast your friends in a rapid-fire party gmae for 2-4 players either locall...

HyperX CloudX Revolver Gears of War 4 headset edition

There’s a new headset brand coming to the world of Xbox One and it’s Gears of War 4 branded! Developed alongside Microsoft and The Coalition, the headset is made by HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology Company. The headset is a reskinned version of the company’s existing CloudX headset, featuring the classic Crimson Omen splash on the ear cup. Shipping in September, the Clou...

Grow up on August 16 with BUD

Ubisoft’s charming platformer, Grow Up will launch August 16 on Xbox One in NA and Europe, and August 17 in Japan. Featured in the Ubisoft studio found in The Division, the game centres around a small red robot called BUD who must explore the open-world to find pieces of his spacecraft – sounds a bit Pikmin – using his trusty Floradex 300, a gadget that can spawn various plants that can help...

Telltale reveal release date for Batman Episode 1

Telltale have been synonymous with quality gaming for quite a number of years. They’ve been behind some amazingly well-crafted episodic titles recently, too. The likes of Back To The Future, The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Minecraft: Story Mode and Game of Thrones. They recently announced that they would take on one of the biggest names in superhero comic books, Batman. The time will so...

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 supply. The USB ports are now on the front as well as an IR Blaster & the pairing button. It is the first and only console that allows you to watch Blu-ray movies and stream video in stunning 4K Ultra...