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Microsoft and Team Dakota extinguish Project Spark

Some of you may have already noticed but you can no longer download Project Spark from the Xbox or Windows store and this is because after much consideration Microsoft and Team Dakota have decided to discontinue support for the game. Starting last Friday, Project Spark disappeared from the Market Place and for all existing users the online service will discontinue after the 12th August, but what d...

Is Battlefield Bad Company coming to backward compatibility?

Now we’re not ones for wild speculation…wait, yes we are. We speculated wildly last year about the possibility of Xbox 360 backward compatibility in the podcast, as well as the Call of Duty franchise cheating on Microsoft and getting into bed with Sony. Wild speculation is indeed a big part of our thought process, and with this generation of consoles being so unpredictable and dynamic,...

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. If ...

Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom comes to Xbox

Big Ant Studios, one of the largest game developers in Australia has announced that Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom is coming to Xbox. Available for both the Xbox One and the Xbox 360, the game puts you in the shoes of Jaxx, a blue-skinned, hammer-weilding jester in search of the most powerful pair of balls in the world. Packed with silly humor, colorful worlds and ridiculous characters, Masquerad...

Microsoft announce end of Xbox 360 Production

Phil Spencer has just announced via Xbox Wire that Xbox 360 production has ended. Thanks to the Xbox 360, we evolved Xbox Live from the original Xbox into the thriving online gaming community it is today. And the console became a beloved gaming and entertainment hub with over 78 billion gaming hours played, nearly 486 billion Gamerscore on 27 billion achievements and over 25 billion hours spent in...

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. If you want to send us...

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. If you want to send us a question o...

First DLC packs announced for LEGO Marvel’s Avengers

Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment have announced that the first downloadable content packs for LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will be available on March 29 for season pass holders. The Classic Captain Marvel & Level Pack and The Masters of Evil Character & Level Pack will both be available from the 29th and will offer players new characters, levels and vehicles. These character packs are...

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), ...

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. If you want to send us a question or topic for the topic discussion section, or simply contact us, ...

Zombie Vikings coming to Xbox One

After being released on other platforms, Zoink Games is now releasing Zombie Vikings digitally on Xbox One with a lot of bonus content. Included is the Raybjörn and Frostbjörn Character DLC, 5 additional versus levels, a behind the scenes making-of video, and Raz-ombie, the reincarnated embodiment of Raz from Psychonauts. The Xbox One version will be released later this year and besides the added ...

Games with Gold for February 2016

This Monday marks a new month and coming with that will be more free games, Xbox Live Gold members will be on the receiving end of four new free games, two on Xbox One – Hand of Fate which will be available 1-29th Feb and Styx which is available 16th Feb to 15th March. You will also gain two games on Xbox 360 – 1-15th Feb gives you Sacred Citadel Then on the 16th-29th Feb you will be a...