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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 back in late 2005. The single player campaign provided a compelling story through the battlefields of World War II from the perspective of four different soldiers: two from the British forces, one from...

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 sets in the highly customisable mix and match world of LEGO Dimensions. Details of the packs and their contents can be seen below. The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Story Pack – Provid...

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, apparel and more, this special mystery crate is a must for any Gears of War fan. Plus for the first time ever you can also add a Gears of War 4 digital download code to your crate so you can be one of ...

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 Members without Xbox Live Gold Membership to join up with friends and experience the full online multiplayer experience on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Whats more, to really immerse yourself in the expe...

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 Pass. This Season Pass like others before will grant players access to a variety of downloadable content (DLC), including new game levels and story-driven content, as well as additional characters fr...

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...