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Xbox One gets Furi(ous)

Indie developers The Game Bakers have announced today that their all-boss combat-action game, Furi, is now available to download on Xbox One priced at $19.99 / 19.99 € / £16.99. To mark the occasion a figurine of the game hero in an all-action pose has been made available through a Kickstarter campaign. You can check out […]

The Wild Eight reaches out to Kickstarter

Back in February I posted an article about The Wild Eight coming to Xbox One. This co-op survival game being developed by Eight Points tells the story of eight people whose everyday lives are forever changed after a horrific plane crash. Finding themselves stranded in the middle of nowhere, deep in the forests of Alaska, […]

Jon Hare’s Sociable Soccer hits Kickstarter

One of my favourite ever football games was Sensible Software’s Sensible Soccer. It was fast, it was accurate, it was simply brilliant. I’ve longed for a new version on Xbox One for a little while. Jon Hare, one of Sensible Software’s founders has finally announced one. Sociable Soccer is looking for backers though, and it’s […]

Crowdfunding campaign launched for tactical RPG The Dwarves

Following its début at Gamescom in August, KING Art Games looks to the gaming community to get The Dwarves completed. KING Art Games’ Creative Director Jan Theysen: Both of our previous crowdfunding campaigns have been a great experience for us. We could make the games the way we’ve envisioned them, and are sure that the […]

The Fall review

I’m sure many of you (or none at all, might just be me) have sat and wondered how Cortana felt, watching helplessly as Master Chief lost health during his battles with the Covenant… Or wondered just what was going through HAL’s head in 2001: A Space Odyssey… Is The Fall the game to help you […]

Dying Light DLC Competition extended

With all the negative press surrounding Bungie/Activisions Destiny & Red Bull exclusivity deal, many took to utilising their suffering at the hands of the community at large to promote their own game.   Most attempts fell flat, Planetside 2 in particular; given their own troubles, yet one developer has managed to find the balance that keeps […]

GameLoading: Rise of the Indies

It’s taken three years of shooting, performing interviews and post production but this new film exploring the rise of the growing indie community was released earlier this week. The film itself was a Kickstarter success story having successfully leveraged the crowdfunding platform. Gameloading: Rise of the Indies takes an up close and personal look at […]

What is Red Awakening?

Our friends over at Domino Effect Ltd have released a new trailer, with a twist. It’s a live-action ‘Interrogation’ trailer, helping to introduce this new team-based multiplayer stealth action title coming soon for PC, Xbox One and other platforms. Red Awakening is set to be a mix of games similar to the original Thief, TimeSplitters2 […]

TiX crowdfunding spotlight issue #8

Where has the time gone? Issue #8 of the TiX crowdfunding spotlight is here. This week’s edition (written while listening to this week’s ThisisXbox Podcast) focuses on two unique titles; IZLE an action-adventure RPG from Area Effect and HUSH a challenging action-adventure video game about our childhood fears from London-based Game Studio 78. First, it’s […]

TiX crowdfunding spotlight issue #7

In this bumper edition (issue #7) of our crowdfunding spotlight we’ll be taking a look at We Happy Few, the story of a small group of moderately terrible people, who must survive in a doomed, happiness-obsessed, dystopian society until they are able to get the hell out. Outward an open world RPG with a focus […]