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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...

Xbox Live down for many players

According to the Xbox Support Site – core services are currently down, which means most of you wont be having to much luck playing games, if you are in the UK I’m surprised you can even read this without melting into a puddle…

TiX interviews Neverwinter’s Executive Producer Rob Overmeyer

We were recently invited to interview Rob Overmeyer, Executive Producer on Neverwinter for Xbox One. If you haven’t rolled your character and got stuck into Neverwinter yet, you can read our huge three-part review here: Part 1, Part 2 and finally Part 3. This is Xbox (TiX): When you aren’t busy working, and you are enjoying free time playing Neverwinter yourself, what race and class are you?...

Le Tour De France 2015 review

Le Tour De France 2015 is another installment in the Tour De France franchise by Cyanide studios which puts you in the heart of competitive cycling in the annual Tour De France event. As you can imagine it’s a racing game where you compete against others, (lots of them) to win a series of races and become the overall champion. However if you’re into your race games then clear all your thoughts and...