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Human Conditions DLC coming to Watch Dogs 2

So who is a fan of Watch Dogs 2? Well the good news is that you won’t have to wait much longer before the new DLC drops. Titled Human Conditions, the new DLC promises to be a meaty one, bringing new challenges to Marcus and his crew. So sit back, relax and enjoy this little preview of what’s to come.

Human Conditions will bring three new multi-mission Operations to the story and will include new areas to explore and a whole host of new and interesting unique challenges.

Human conditions will be available for the Xbox One and Windows PC on March 23rd. For further information on the Human Conditions DLC or Watch Dogs 2 in general, check out the Official Website. While we wait for the new dlc to drop, why don’t you check out what Rich thought in our review of Watch Dogs 2 here.

For Honor release Accolade Trailer

For Honor has been out for just under a week and as a thank you for all the positive feedback received, Ubisoft have released an awesome Accolade Trailer.

For Honor, the new action IP from Ubisoft brings together a trio of factions and their deadly warriors onto one battlefield. Fight as Knight, Viking or Samurai as they battle across lush, challenging battle maps. Master medieval weaponry and participate in brutal, fast-paced melee combat in an engaging story campaign and novel multiplayer modes.

For Honor is out now for Windows PC and Xbox One, but if you want to find out more information about the game, check out the Official Website. Stay tuned to This is Xbox as shortly we’ll be telling you what we think of the game in our very own For Honor review.

Nothing’s Overkill for Victor Vran

Wired Productions, a leading independent games publisher, is pleased to announce that their award-winning action RPG Victor Vran will be available on consoles in a new and exicting content packed Overkill Edition.

Developed by Haemimont Games, Victor Vran: Overkill Edition promises players and fans more thrills than ever before. Experience the all-action game in full,  alongside two brand new adventures: the ethereal Fractured Worlds – a challenging and empowering new expansion featuring a new chapter in the story of Victor Vran, and Motörhead: Through the Ages – a wild, rock adventure, inspired by, officially endorsed by, and starring, the loudest band in the world. If however you already own the standalone version of the game on PC or Console, you will be able to pick up the two expansions seperately.

Fractured Worlds takes you to a dimension formed from the fragements of broken realms. Explore new levels and endless dungeons and face ever increasing challenges around every corner. Can Victor piece together the Astrolabe, in this new thrilling expansion or perhaps Motörhead: Through the Ages is more your thing? A wild tour through the mythos of the loudest band in the world! Harness the powers of the immortal Motörhead to defeat deadly new adversaries in three demon-infested worlds intertwined with the songs of the band. Whatever your decision remember you are Victor, hunter of demons, on a quest to liberate the cursed city of Zagoravia. Vanquish the servants of darkness, as you battle with the burdens of a life left behind.

More information about the two expansions above will be available over the coming weeks prior to the games release on console. For further information on Victor Vran, check out the Official Website.

Halo Wars 2 reveals official launch trailer

Who is psyched about the up and coming release of Halo Wars 2? I know I am, especially after getting hold of it during the Open Beta Blitz Mode. Well to build up the hype even more the team have just released the official launch trailer. So grab you popcorn, get comfy and check it out below.

Lead armies of Spartans and other Halo fighting forces like Warthogs, Scorpions and exciting new units in a brutal war against a terrifying new enemy. Featuring campaign, multiplayer, and the all-new Blitz mode, get ready for the biggest Halo battlefield ever.

For those who have Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition, you will be able to get your hands on the game via early access on February 17th. Everyone else will have to wait till the 21st February.

Mafia 3 reveals planned DLC content for 2017

Hangar 13 makers of Mafia 3, have announced their plans to extend the story of Lincoln in New Bordeaux with the addition of 3 new DLC expansions this year. Titled ‘Faster Baby’, ‘Stones Unturned’ and ‘Sign of the Times’, each expansion will add new gameplay mechanics, activities, environments and rewards to the game while delivering tight, focused, and compelling narratives.

Mafia 3 - Extended DLC

  • Faster Baby – Due out at the end of March brings fast cars, dramatic chases, and epic stunt driving to the game. Lincoln joins forces with Roxy Laveau, a sister-in-arms out to take down a corrupt Sheriff terrorizing Civil Rights activists on the outskirts of New Bordeaux.
  • Stones Unturned – Due out May, puts you in a story where Lincoln must join forces with CIA agent John Donovan to settle a blood feud that began in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam.
  • Sign of the Times – Due out July, see’s a string of ritualistic killings in New Bordeaux. At Father James’ request, Lincoln agrees to hunt down the cult responsible, a quest that will take him from the dark heart of the old bayou to the drug-ridden counterculture of the inner city.

All three DLC Expansions will be free to all holders of the Mafia 3 Season Pass and will be available to buy seperately for non Season Pass holders. As always these dates are forecasts by the development team and are subject to change.

More information will be available over the coming weeks about Faster Baby, so stay tuned and as we hear anything we’ll let you know.

6v6 close quarters combat comes to Titanfall

Check out the latest Gameplay Trailer to come out of Respawn, introducing the new Live Fire game mode.

Live Fire is new 6v6 Pilot only mode, bringing competitive close quarters combat to Titanfall 2. Featuring two brand new maps specifically designed for the new mode, Stacks and Meadow bring fast paced, intense, tight quarters combat in a box.

For more information about this and Titanfall 2, then check out the Official Website. If you want to know what we thought about the game, then check out our review.

New Injustice 2 reveal shows Robin in action

With the release of Injustice 2 coming this May the team at NetherRealm Studios have released another trailer. This time it shows Robin in action and that he is now a force on his own.

Injustice 2 is NetherRealm Studios’ sequel to its hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us that allows players to build and power up the ultimate version of their favourite DC characters. Featuring a massive selection of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains, Injustice 2 continues the story from the previous game as Batman and his allies work towards putting the pieces of society back together while struggling against those who want to restore Superman’s regime.  In the midst of all this chaos though a new threat appears that will put Earth’s existence at risk.

For more information about Injustice 2, visit the Offical Website. Injustice 2 will release on the 19th of May 2017 for the Xbox One.

Injustice 2 Online Beta Registration is live

Great news, Injustice 2 have launched their Online Beta Registration page, the bad news is that they’re saying it’s just for North America at the moment. However it doesn’t stop you from registering and who knows when and if the Beta expands you might get chosen.

Injustice 2 is the super-powered sequel to the hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us that allows players to build and power up the ultimate version of their favorite DC characters. Featuring a massive selection of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains, players can personalize iconic DC characters with unique and powerful gear earned throughout the game. Additionally, for the first time, gamers can take control of how their characters look, fight and develop across a variety of game modes.

To register for the Beta, you need to sign up here. Want to know more about the Beta, then check out the FAQ.

Injustice 2 is due out for Xbox One and PC on the 19th May 2017. For further information, check out the Official Site.

For Honor Closed Beta content revealed

Ubisoft have finally revealed that For Honors next Closed Beta will take place from January 26th to 29th on all platforms. Over the four days, players will get the opportunity to experience new multiplayer content, new maps and new playable Heroes.

In the Closed Beta, players will be able to choose between nine of the twelve different Heroes from the three For Honor Factions, three of the five intense multiplayer modes, all fought over six tactical environments. So who will be your warrior of choice, the Bold Knights, the brutal Vikings or the enigmatic Samurai? If that’s not enough Closed Beta players will also have the chance to try out Faction Wars. Faction Wars is the global, persistent and cross-platform event that brings to life the ongoing war between For Honor’s three factions, the Knights, the Vikings and the Samurai.

In addition, Ubisoft has released SCARS, a new digital experience where every scar of every weapon tells the story of the intense and bloody combat fought against great warriors. Warden, Kensei and Raider warriors are brought face-to-face in 12 unique and exclusively-realised videos and all participants of the site are invited to customise the weapon that best represents their warrior souls. On completion of this experience participants will then be rewarded with a Closed Beta Code.

So what are you waiting for, access the new SCARS experience and earn yourself a place on the Closed Beta. Alternatively for further information about For Honor, check out the Official Website or if you want to sign up for the Beta then follow the link here.

Gaming giant Miniclip enters console market

Miniclip, a world leader in mobile titles will put it’s skills to the test as it enters the console market with the release of it’s arcade-style motorcross game, MX Nitro. Developed by Saber Interactive, MX Nitro puts players in to the fast-paced and white-knuckle world of motorcross.

Spanning more than 40 tracks from across the globe, MX Nitro features: career mode, asynchronous multiplayer, hardcore bosses, unique bikes, crazy stunts, bike and rider customisation, challenges and achievements… all to a rockin’ soundtrack!

When asked about the entrance into the console and PC market, Rob Small CEO of Miniclip commented “We are very excited about the release of MX Nitro and can’t wait for fans to play one of our games on consoles & PC for the first time. It represents another huge step for Miniclip and a fantastic start to 2017. We hope that MX Nitro will be a big hit with its combination of speed, stunts and spectacular crashes.

Some of the main features in MX Nitro will be;

Players:

  • Single Player Mode
  • Async Multiplayer Mode

Features:

  • PvP with other players’ ghosts
  • 13 Hardcore Bosses
  • More than 40 tracks from around the globe
  • 5 Unique Bikes
  • 55 Crazy Stunts
  • Solo Campaign and multiplayer
  • Bike and rider customization
  • Challenges and achievements
  • Hard Rockin’ Soundtrack

MX Nitro will be available for Xbox One and PC on February 14th. For further information about MX Nitro, check out the official site here.