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Gaming Masterclass

Hey folks, welcome to what I hope is a new ongoing series of articles (I may come up with a better name down the line), where we go through some of the best levels, segments and great ideas that the X...[Read More]

After Burner Climax to be pulled from XBLA

That’s right, the iconic jet shooter is to lose it’s XBLA status from December the 24th on Xbox 360.  The arcade-port, which has been available since 2010, is thought to be suffering the s...[Read More]

Blood of the Werewolf – XBLA Game Review

Developed by ‘Scientifically Proven’ and released during E3 week, it would be easy to not notice the release of ‘Blood of the Werewolf’ to XBLA on Xbox 360. This throwback to the very olden days of th...[Read More]

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 4 ‘In Sheep’s Clothing’ Trailer, Out May 28th

Releasing next Wednesday for Xbox 360, Episode 4 ‘In Sheep’s Clothing’ will take the story even further after the climatic moments of Episode 3. Has the Wolf met his match? Beaten an...[Read More]

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 4 ‘In Sheep’s Clothing’ First Screenshots

  Telltale Games have released the first screenshots for upcoming Episode 4, ‘In Sheep’s Clothing’. Release of screenshots is normally a good sign that the episode itself will s...[Read More]

The Walking Dead Season 2: Episode 3 ‘In Harm’s Way’ Out Now

The Walking Dead: Season Two – A Telltale Games Series continues the story of Clementine, a young girl orphaned at the outset of the undead apocalypse, left to survive in a world gone mad.  Play...[Read More]

Child of Light Review

Just every now and then, a game comes out that truly stands out against the usual game releases across all platforms. It is not often that such a game is capable to distract from the generic shooting,...[Read More]

Deals With Gold: XBLA Games and Transformers Titles Discounted

This week’s sale has gone live in the Xbox Store and has big discounts on a selection of XBLA titles and Transformers Games on Demand games. Discounts are valid now through 12 May 2014. Xbox One...[Read More]

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 ‘A Crooked Mile’ Review

The third and middle chapter to the five episode series ‘The Wolf Among Us’ by Telltale Games, is now out on Xbox 360. As we are now three episodes in, it is almost impossible to now proce...[Read More]

Xbox 360 Deal of the Week With Capcom and Microsoft Studio Sale Now On

The latest Deal of the Week for Xbox 360 has gone live with great deals on Capcom Titles. Microsoft Studio is also holding a sale on its XBLA games, prices and offers shown below: Here are this week’s...[Read More]

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 – A Crooked Mile Launch Trailer

*WARNING – Trailer has spoilers for previous Episodes* The Wolf Among Us will continue with Episode 3, A Crooked Mile. After discovering damning evidence at a bloody crime scene, Bigby is just s...[Read More]

Xbox 360 Ultimate Game Sale – Day Only Deals : Day 2

Xbox is currently running the Ultimate Xbox 360 sale, with big discounts on digital games both Games on Demand and XBLA titles. During the sale they are holding ‘One Day Only’ deals and to...[Read More]

XBLA Review – The Wolf Among Us Ep 2 – Smoke and Mirrors

‘The Wolf Among Us’ is Telltale Games follow up game series to their 2013 success ‘The Walking Dead’. Episode One ‘Faith’, was first released back in October 2013. ...[Read More]

Games With Gold – Toy Soldiers: Cold War Now Available for Free

  Following ‘Dead Island’ in February’s Games with Gold promotion comes Toy Soldiers: Cold War, available to download and keep for all Xbox Gold level subscribers. So add to you...[Read More]

World of Tanks Xbox 360 Edition – Free to Play Game Now Available

  First announced at E3 last year, it has been a fair old long wait for the full final release version of this Free to Play Xbox 360 Arcade title. But today sees the game finally available on Xbo...[Read More]

The Wolf Among Us – Episode 2 ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ Trailer

  After a painful delay, Episode 2 of ‘The Wolf Among Us” is finally approaching release. A new trailer shows what we can expect from the next instalment of yet another amazing game s...[Read More]

Xbox 360 News – The Wolf Among Us Episode 2 Out First Week of February

  It has been quite a gap of time since the first episode was released to much acclaim end of 2013, but Telltale’s ‘The Wolf Among Us’ is finally gearing up to release Episode 2...[Read More]

Rekoil set for Xbox LIVE Arcade This January

Plastic Piranha, the development team behind Rekoil will launch the game on the Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360 later this month with 505 Games. Already gathering a loyal following amongst hard core...[Read More]

Xbox Store – Countdown to 2014 Sale – Deal 6 Fight Fest

  Deal 6 in the ‘Countdown to 2014’ Xbox Store sale is now live featuring some classic Fighting games from XBLA ; Virtua Fighter 5, Mortal Kombat, Soul Calibre II HD,  Streetfighter I...[Read More]

The Walking Dead – Season 2 Full Trailer

  Telltale Games are ready to launch Season 2 of  ‘The Walking Dead’ with this new trailer released today. Many months have passed since the events seen in Season One of The Walking D...[Read More]

The Raven: Legacy Of a Master Thief – Released for XBLA

  The Raven – Legacy of a Master Thief, now available as an Arcade title on the Xbox Live online entertainment network from Microsoft for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system, priced £7.99...[Read More]

The Bridge is Released on Xbox LIVE Arcade

Midnight City, the indie label of Majesco has today launched The Bridge on the Xbox Live Arcade. The first console launch for the indie publishing super group, The Bridge brings a fresh take on physic...[Read More]

Games With Gold Titles for November Announced

The next two titles in the Games with Gold promotion for November were announced yesterday as  A World of Keflings and Iron Brigade. Games with Gold give Xbox LIVE Gold Subscribers on Xbox 360, two fr...[Read More]

How to Survive DLC Announced

Listen up survivors! 505 Games and Eko Software have provided us with  supply drop in the form of a new DLC pack. We can now equip ourselves with a fireproof suit and learn the skills to craft incendi...[Read More]

Blood Knights on XBLA this November

Our friends over at Kalypso today announced that Blood Knights, a medieval, vampire themed hack ‘n’ slash will be released on the 1st November forXBLA priced at £11.99. Blood Knights is a hack ‘n slas...[Read More]

Final Exam: A Co-op trailer

Bashing monsters is fun – it’s even more fun with friends! Final Exam, the 2.5D sidescroller packed with frenzied action and caustic humor developed by Mighty Rocket Studios for XBLA is no...[Read More]

XBLA – How To Survive Released Today

505 Games, a global publisher of video games, today announced the availability of How to Survive, a third-person action adventure game that tests players’ ability to stay alive in a world where the ou...[Read More]

XBLA News – How To Survive Trailer

How would you adapt to survive on a Zombie infested island? Players must fulfil their most basic of needs – food, water and shelter – and make use of anything & everything they can get...[Read More]

RETRO Magazine Seeks Backers

Video game auction site GameGavel.com has just launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a new digital and print video game magazine.  In an attempt to do something that hasn’t been done before, a who...[Read More]

XBLA – The Walking Dead Episode 1 Now Free

    For those who may have missed the much acclaimed ‘The Walking Dead’ game series on Xbox LIVE back in 2012, the first episode is now available for free from the Xbox Store . T...[Read More]

James Pond Fished Back From the Dead for Xbox One

Publishers’ System 3, has announced this morning the remake of James Pond: Codename Robocod for Xbox 360, Xbox One and other platforms early 2014. The game ACE Amiga called “completely excellent...[Read More]

BloodBath This Autumn

German Publisher UIG Entertainment and Spanish development studio Freedom Factory, have today announced that BloodBath, a brutal third person Hack n’Slash game, will be available for PC and consoles t...[Read More]

Foul Play Out Now for XBLA

Mastertronic has announced that Foul Play, is out now for XBLA and PC via Steam and Get Games. Take to the stage for FOUL PLAY: The Perilous and ENTIRELY ACCURATE adventures of Baron Dashforth! An ori...[Read More]

World Series of Poker: Full House Pro Available Now

Did anyone notice that World Series of Poker: Full House Pro has launched on the Xbox LIVE Arcade this week? We didn’t either – but it’s definitely there and also for free from Micro...[Read More]

Scourge Outbreak – Giveaway

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This weekend is the 10th Anniversary of Tragnarion Studios and they are giving away 20 free download codes for Scourge: Outbreak on Xbox Live Arcade! The codes will be posted on their Facebook page ra...[Read More]

15th Awesomenaut released: Admiral Swiggins!

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The 2D MOBA Awesomenauts adds its 15th character: Admiral Swiggins! The Admiral is the first character to be completely designed by the player community. The base character and his abilities were firs...[Read More]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Review

Last to take centre stage on the Xbox360 #SummerofArcade promotion on the Xbox Live Arcade is TMNT: Out of the Shadows. It’s more than overdue; a decent Teenage Ninja Mutant Turtle game I mean. We’ve ...[Read More]

Golden Axe Reborn – The SEGA Game That Never Made It To XBLA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rr5J3s4GTBQ It probably all started with the 2.5D Sonic the Hedgehog success (or not), and although the latest classic SEGA game heading for the Xbox LIVE Arcade is Mick...[Read More]

Minecraft Title Update 12 Rolling Out Now On LIVE

4JStudios has confirmed online that the latest update to the Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition is now LIVE and rolling out now to gamers this very minute. If you’re bit of an addict then just stop and ...[Read More]

CONTRAST Trailer: Meet Didi

CONTRAST, the platform/puzzler developed by Compulsion Games for Xbox LIVE Arcade is pleased to tell you more about one of the main characters from its cast through a charming, jazzy trailer: Didi, a ...[Read More]

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