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Online Multiplayer coming to The Living Dungeon

It was back in February that I got my hands on RadiationBurns The Living Dungeon game and I loved it. It was refreshing to get a turn-based strategy game on the Xbox One that brought back my days of playing games like Heroes Quest and Space Hulk and who executed it really well. However there was one thing missing and that was online multiplayer. This was one subject that was asked my many of the p...

Hitman receives Companion App and toughest Elusive Target yet

You cannot deny that Hitman is a great game and with the introduction of Elusive Targets the challenge and thrill of the hunt got so much better (you should ask our very own Max about that) but I couldn’t help but think there was something missing? Well the team at lo-Interactive and Square Enix might have just cracked that in the form of the Hitman Companion App. Now you can really feel lik...

UK see’s competitive play as a growing market and creates British eSports Association

Following authority from the UK Government, the UK have established the British eSports Association. The sole purpose of this organisation is to represent competitive video gaming at all levels under a nonprofit organsation. This is great news as eSports is finally being recognised in the UK as a serious competitive market. Located at Pinewood Studios, British eSports, acting as the National Gover...

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...

EA Access free to play for Gold Members

For those of you who’ve looked at EA Access and thought is it really worth the money, then you in for a special treat. From the 12th – 22nd June all Xbox Gold Members who own an Xbox One will be able to play every game in the vault for free. This means you will be able to play 20+ of EA’s best games. So what are you waiting for, you can download the EA Access Hub App now by clicking on...

Xbox One sets phasers to stun

With the sudden influx of free to play MMO’s, Perfect World Entertainment Inc and Cryptic Studios have today announced their plans to bring Star Trek Online to the Xbox One. On release of the console edition Star Trek Online will bring two expansions and 11 seasons’ worth of updates for players. That’s over ‘six years’ worth of content, including more than 130 featured episodes t...

Xbox Live suffering AGAIN

If you have been on your Xbox One any time in the past couple of weeks you’ll have noticed things haven’t been working too well. Tonight, yet again, Xbox Live is having some big issues. The Xbox Live Status Page confirms there are issues: We understand some of you might be having a tough time signing in to Xbox Live. Additionally, we realize that some of you are experiencing issues pur...

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 ...

Xbox Live is a bit broken tonight

Trying to game with your Xbox Friends tonight? Good luck, as an alert on the Xbox Live status page is telling us: Hey Xbox members, are you having trouble creating or joining your multiplayer sessions? Are you running into an issue with viewing notifications? We are aware of these issues and are working with our engineers to get this corrected ASAP! Thank you for your patience while we work. We’ll...

New Xbox Experience rolling out to select users

Did you opt-in to using the New Xbox Experience early? Well select users will getting the new experience right now! The new experience will launch this November for all Xbox One owners, incorporating fan feedback and the integration of Windows 10. The new features include… · A redesigned Home with vertical scrolling · An updated and easily accessible guide with messages, notifications, settings an...

Windows 10 is here

Windows 10 has officially launched. If you have an eligible PC you’ll notice a little Windows icon on your taskbar, this will give you the chance to reserve a copy and upgrade, for free, over the next year. But what does this mean for Xbox users, quite a bit really. The Xbox app in Windows 10 is about to unleash a wealth of new gaming capabilities. As well as Game DVR, there will be cross-de...

Looks like Xbox Live has had one too many

Looking forward to a night of gaming with your mates? You might be disappointed, it looks like Xbox Live has had one pint too many and is spoiling the party for everyone. According to the Xbox Status Page MS are working on a fix: Are you running into issues creating or joining multiplayer matches? Additionally, are you having trouble joining parties or sending party invites? We’re aware of the iss...