e3 2015

TiX E3 awards

We’ve had quite a busy couple of weeks at TiX towers, E3 is always a busy time of year but now the dust has settled and we have had time to reflect, we thought it was time to dish out some awards to t...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Round-up 2015 Part 2

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in another special show focusing on E3 2015. This is the second part of the round-up show, wher...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Round-up 2015 Part 1

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in another special show focusing on E3 2015. In this first of two parts the foursome discuss ga...[Read More]

Caffeine gets new 4K screenshots

Back in March I wrote about how during GDC 2015 it was announced Caffeine was coming to Xbox One. Now during the chaos that is E3 it seems Dylan Browne, the one man team behind this first person psych...[Read More]

Gears of War Ultimate Edition Gameplay

Gears of War Ultimate Edition was officially announced at the Microsoft E3 press conference, along with a Beta that you can register for right now. We were lucky enough to get into the Beta and take a...[Read More]

E3 Square Enix Conference – round-up

The final conference we’re covering is Square Enix, and this is a first for them at E3 so let’s see how they do. First up is Just Cause 3, showing off the destructible buildings, retractable grappling...[Read More]

E3 Ubisoft Conference – round-up

The Ubisoft conference is the fourth press conference of this year’s E3 and expectations are for more information and footage of already announced games. However, will they have a few surprises up the...[Read More]

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Test

We predicted it in our latest podcast and Microsoft revealed it in their E3 2015 press conference: backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. Initially the following games are supported, ...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – round-up

Bethesda kicked it off, Microsoft then wowed us, but it’s now time for veterans EA to show us what they have in store for us this year and next. First off is a new teaser for Mass Effect 4, show...[Read More]

Destiny: The Taken King reveal trailer

Following the announcement of Destiny: The Taken King by Activision at E3, we can now share with everyone the trailer. Destiny: The Taken King takes players on their next great adventure as Oryx, The ...[Read More]

Final Fantasy VII remake announced

Some eighteen, that’s right, eighteen, years after it was first released and after countless campaigns to have a remake of it, Square Enix look to have finally got with the program and revealed ...[Read More]

E3 Ubisoft Conference – DLC for The Crew and Trials Fusion

As part of the Ubisoft announcement they have shown the new content that is coming to some of their existing games. Check out the videos below to see what all the fuss is about.  

E3 Ubisoft Conference – For Honour

Ubisoft have announced For Honour – a melee combat game that puts you face-to-face with your enemy. From what we saw, this game comes with a 4v4 option but is brutal to the core. Play as either ...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – Madden NFL 16

Madden NFL 16 is coming to consoles with its all new draft feature. Pick your players through the draft but don’t wait too long otherwise you might miss out.  Play against AI or your friends to ...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – Plants Vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2

We’ve already told you about the announcement from EA about Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 and we promised you the trailer as soon as it’d been released and here it is. The gameplay l...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – NBA Live 16

EA show exclusive footage for the latest edition of the NBA Live series – NBA Live 16. With upgraded facial recognition from a supported app, you can now take yourself into the game for a true life im...[Read More]

E3 Conference – Rock Band 4

The long-awaited return of the Rock Band franchise not only has a new feature, but, it you look closely, it also has a release date! Yes, Harmonix are out to convince you that Rock Band 4 is the prefe...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – Need for Speed

EA continue to keep us on the edge of our seats as they show more of its rebooted Need for Speed Franchise. Need for Speed, out November 3rd, brings you to Ventura Bay and to an iconic open world raci...[Read More]

E3 Bandai Namco reveal Dark Souls III

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe haven’t been quiet during this E3. Indeed, quietly, even such a short time after Scholar of the First Sin was released, FROMSoftware and Bandai have announced D...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Fable Legends

Fable Legends, due out this holiday, will be free-to-play on Windows 10 and exclusive to Xbox One, allowing cross compatibility so Windows 10 players can play with their friends on Xbox One. Check out...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Rainbow Six Siege

With the up and coming release of Rainbox Six Siege on October 13th, players will be immersed in the fully destructive world of Tom Clancy. However because of the recently announced backward compatibi...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Rare Replay

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Craig Duncan Studio Head at Rare took to the stage to deliver the news that we can all celebrate Rare’s 30th Anniversary with a jaw-dropping collection of 30 iconic games, lovingly presented for Xbox ...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – ION announced

Announced as coming first to PC and Xbox One via the just announced Game Preview Program, ION; from the creator of “DayZ”, and inspired by the cult favourite “Space Station 13” looks incredible alread...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – ID@Xbox YouTube trailers

With less than an hour to go before Microsoft take to the stage at E3 for their media briefing, a whole heap of new trailers have been uploaded to the official Xbox YouTube channel. We can only assume...[Read More]

Titanfall coming to EA Access

We all like a nice bit of speculation and gossip and the latest rumour going around is that Titanfall will be joining the already extensive list of free to play games in the EA Access vault. Well I ca...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Predictions Special 2015

Welcome to the official This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in a special two hour episode of predictions for E3 2015. The foursome discuss games t...[Read More]

LEGO Marvel’s Avengers heading for E3

The first trailer for LEGO Marvel’s Avengers has been released. You’ll get to play as Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in their quest to save the world while reliving some of the most amazing mome...[Read More]

Porsche making its way to Forza Horizon 2

Autoblog are reporting that Porsche are making a return to the Forza world,  firstly in Forza Horizon 2, then Forza Motorpsort 6. The Forza Horizon 2 pack will include the 918 Spyder supercar as well ...[Read More]

Introducing… The Coalition

Rod Ferguson, former head of Black Tusk Studios has an announcement to make… Beginning today, the Vancouver-based Xbox team working on the Gears of War franchise will be known as The Coalition. ...[Read More]

50% off on ASTRO Gaming Apparel

In just a matter of days now the summer convention season kicks off at E3. Followed by San Diego Comic Con (and other Con;’s across the states and Europe), PAX, GamesCom and many more. In celebr...[Read More]

Focus Home Interactive E3 line-up

With E3 just around the corner our good friends at Focus Home Interactive have revealed their line-up including presentations of the games by the developers + hands-on sessions. In addition to this th...[Read More]

E3 Conferences 2015

E3 2015 is nearly upon us, and we here at This is Xbox are bursting with excitement. We have some pretty strong predictions on what we’re going to see at the event – listen out for our E3 ...[Read More]

Just Cause 3 Xbox One Screens?

Xbox-Underground has posted what they are suggesting is leaked images of Just Cause 3, and although Square-Enix has registered the domain name for the game; the game itself is not “officially...[Read More]