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Deals with Gold and Spotlight Offers – October 17th, 2017

It is that time of the week… Major Nelson drops the deals of the week for Xbox. There is a nice bonus this week in the shape Fallout 4 and related content – if you haven’t played Fal...[Read More]

Backwards Compatibility Sale Starting 16th May

Xbox have announced that there is to be a Backwards Compatibility “Super Sale” starting May 16th 2017, with up to 75% off BC titles such as Red Dead Redemption, Black Ops 2, GTA4 and Skate...[Read More]

Controls-Focused Trailer beats down WWE 2K17

In line with the release of WWE 2K17, 2K have released “The Basics”, the first in a series of trailers focusing on the controls of the game. The Basics guides new and seasoned players thro...[Read More]

Xbox Deals with Gold for October announced

Octobers list of deals for both Xbox One and Xbox 360 have been announced and contains some very tempting offers. Instead of me blabbing about them here’s a list Xbox One titles 10 Second Ninja ...[Read More]

Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 8 now available

Developer and publisher Telltale Games and developer Mojang have released the next episode in their Minecraft: Story Mode adventure. Episode 8: A Journey’s End continues the story and Jesse and ...[Read More]

Call of Duty 2 hits Xbox One backwards compatibility

The first of the numbered Call of Duty games to release on console, Call of Duty 2, is now available on Xbox One backwards compatibility. Call of Duty 2 was one of the launch titles for the Xbox 360 b...[Read More]

All new LEGO Dimensions Expansion Packs coming in November

Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment have revealed details around the new expansion packs coming to LEGO Dimensions. Coming on November 18th the new packs broaden the already wide and extensive play ...[Read More]

Loot Crate Gears up 4 War

Loot Crate the company that makes every month feel like Christmas, has teamed up with The Coalition to bring us a very special Gears of War 4: Loot Crate Edition. Packed with exclusive collectibles, a...[Read More]

Free games and multiplayer this weekend on Xbox

Not only are Xbox planning EA Access free play days, but from today until Sunday they will be hosting a Free Multiplayer Weekend. That’s right, for the first time Xbox is inviting all Live Membe...[Read More]

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Season Pass and DLC announced

With the next installment in the LEGO games series due at the end of June, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have now published further information on the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Season...[Read More]

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 ...[Read More]

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 Dut...[Read More]

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...[Read More]

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 y...[Read More]

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 to...[Read More]

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 disc...[Read More]

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 t...[Read More]

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 Capta...[Read More]

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...[Read More]

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 Dimen...[Read More]

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 additio...[Read More]

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 ...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: TiXmas

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 19 TiXmas – where the duo are joined by guests Richard Berr...[Read More]

December Games with Gold announced

It’s that time of the month again, where Major Nelson reveals to world which games Xbox Live Gold members will recieve as part of the Games with Gold promotion. This month, there are 5 games to ...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: The Wasteland Beckons

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 17 The Wasteland Beckons – where the duo talk about games t...[Read More]

Xbox reveal Black Friday deals

Xbox Live members can now bag themselves a bargain on the Xbox Store – We’ve listed all the deals below, let us now what you go for! Battlefield 4 Premium Edition Xbox One Game 50% / 40% B...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 16 Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty – where the duo are back ...[Read More]

Xbox 360 gets a significant system update

The Xbox 360 received a system update today that brings in some excellent new features. The new features include: 2GB Cloud Storage – Starting today you will now be able to use up to 2GB of Cloud Stor...[Read More]

Guncraft: Blocked and Loaded review

So hands up who hasn’t played Minecraft, I’m guessing it’s not many and there is a good reason for that as the endless opportunities and variations that can be setup in the game really caters fo...[Read More]

Bungie Day: Destiny Year One video

To continue the celebrations of Bungie Day and to mark this epic anniversary a video has been released dedicated to the games awesome community. On the games Community News site Bungie said; While Bun...[Read More]

Bungie Day: Interview with Will Wheaton

It’s that day of the year that all Destiny fans wait for and it looks like Bungie yet again will reward its community with special treats as a little thank you. The first thing to hit BungieR...[Read More]

E3 Need for Speed in game video footage

For those who’ve already forgotten about E3, here’s just a little reminder of the in-game customisation and gameplay that awaits us in the up and coming  rebooted Need for Speed franchise....[Read More]

Call of Duty: Black Ops III co-op video

Activision released the following video showcasing both the co-op campaign and Cyber Core tutorial. Take a deep dive into the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 cooperative campaign with the Cyber Core tutoria...[Read More]

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Test

We predicted it in our latest podcast and Microsoft revealed it in their E3 2015 press conference: backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. Initially the following games are supported, ...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Backwards Compatabilty

As predicted on the This Is Xbox podcast, Microsoft have just announced Backwards Compatability. You’ll be able to take advantage of all of the Xbox One features and Xbox One Preview members wil...[Read More]

Titanfall coming to EA Access

We all like a nice bit of speculation and gossip and the latest rumour going around is that Titanfall will be joining the already extensive list of free to play games in the EA Access vault. Well I ca...[Read More]

Battlefield Hardline: Criminal Activity DLC ready to drop

The wait is over as today it was confirmed that the latest Battlefield Hardline: Criminal Activity DLC will deploy across all platforms tomorrow, Tuesday June 16th for Premium members. The new DLC wil...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Predictions Special 2015

Welcome to the official This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in a special two hour episode of predictions for E3 2015. The foursome discuss games t...[Read More]

Sparkle Unleashed review

Sparkle Unleashed is a marble shooter from 10tons Ltd – a small indie studio – it also happens to be their first Xbox One release having already released a number of PS3 & PS4 titles, STEAM games ...[Read More]

LEGO Dimensions just got even bigger

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment confirmed today that LEGO Dimensions, the upcoming entertainment experience that merges physical brick building with interactive console gameplay, will include g...[Read More]