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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 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

See what’s coming up this week on Xbox

There are some great games coming out this week and we have listed them below, what are you looking forward to most?

Wells – January 30

An action-packed side-scrolling run ‘n’ gun with a style that’s a direct reference to the classic subgenre. Prepare yourself to face hordes of enemies, explosions, gigantic bosses and a dangerous, fascinating journey into a steampunk universe.

Kill the Bad Guy – January 31

Track the bad guys, be brutal and smart in your planning, and eliminate them one by one. Oh, and make sure it looks like an accident. For every level, you’ll have the chance to splatter and destroy the bad guy using various weapons and traps. It’s up to you to make sure he ends up in the wrong place at the right time.

Candleman Screenshot

Candleman – February 1

Even though it can only burn for 10 seconds, a little candle decides to walk into the darkness on a journey to seek the light. A distinctive 3D platformer, Candleman’s action adventure gameplay uses the mechanics of light and shadow to tell an immersive story, and a wide range of stunning environments help provide the backdrop.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – Road to Boruto Pack – February 3

Road to Boruto brings the fantastic combat and anime-quality graphics from Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 with an all-new adventure featuring Boruto Uzumaki. Road to Boruto also includes new characters from the hit anime series for online and offline play. Requires the full version of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, sold separately.

Knee Deep – February 3

When a washed-up actor hangs himself on location, a spotlight is cast on the backwater Florida town of Cypress Knee. Knee Deep is a crime thriller where choices matter as you investigate this mysterious suicide. Use your skills of observation, deduction, and cleverness to pull back the curtain and reveal the true story behind a swampland conspiracy.

Aqua Kitty UDX: Xbox One Ultra Edition – February 3

Aqua Kitty UDX blasts onto Xbox One in this enhanced Ultra Edition including an all new epic Dreadnought mode! Get ready for fast paced submarine action, defending the kittens from disruptive mechanical sea creatures. Play co-op or solo, the milk must flow!

Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic – February 3

Enter the world of Pixel Heroes and prepare yourself for a thrilling RPG/Roguelike experience like you have never seen before! Explore a randomized world full of hilarious events, deadly dungeons, and the weirdest NPCs you’ll ever meet in a game! Choose three heroes for your party and take them on a journey that will be completely different each time you start.

Let us know what you’ll be getting!

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/)

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 discuss Quantum Break, Resident Evil 6 and Arkham Knight briefly, before falling down the rabbit hole of Batman Vs Superman, and of course the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-bvsi-mean-videogames

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/)

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 the trio discuss some recent news about Xbox at GDC, but mostly they talk about their adventures with The Division amongst the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-united-overthe-division

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 as well as our guest this week @Njoixbl

The book mentioned in the show is Online Game Pioneers at Work

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/)

TiX Podcast: A Little Nostalgic

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast.

Join Greg Giddens and Steve Peacock for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 24 A Little Nostalgic. In this episode the duo discuss the recent news about a unified windows experience across console and PC, as well as the games Prison Architect, Dungeon of the Endless, GTA 5 and Fable Legends (before the recent news about its cancellation), amongst the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-a-little-nostalgic

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/)

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 Dimensions, Mass Effect and Dying Light The Following, amongst the usual silly banter you’d expect.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-mass-exodus

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/)

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, where the foursome discuss the remaining conferences from Ubisoft, Square Enix and EA, as well as touching on the news from the Nintendo, Sony and PC conferences.

https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-e3-round-up-2015-part-2

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

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

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/)