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Dragon Age: Inquisition Gameplay Trailer – The Inquisitor

For those Dragon Age fans amongst you, I have some good news. Not only of course do we now know that Dragon Age: Inquisition will be available in North America on October 7th (in store and digital dow...[Read More]

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Trailer

Check out the teaser trailer below for Persona 4 Arena Ultimax due to be released Autumn 2014 on Xbox 360.

Metal Gear Solid V Confirmed 720p on Xbox One

  In preparation for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, Konami recently released the following table and screenshots. We thought we would share with you, just in case you had missed the news. We&...[Read More]

Xbox 360 Ultimate Game Sale Now On

Fancy grabbing a bargain on the off-chance? Xbox LIVE on the Xbox 360 are hosting what they call “The Ultimate Game Sale” with massive reductions on titles today and for the rest of the we...[Read More]

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Developer Diary 2

Earlier this morning Team NINJA let loose (released) the 2nd  episode of the Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z developer diary series. This second video explores the creation process of the franchise’s first cybe...[Read More]

Far Cry Classic Launch Trailer

Available as of today on the Xbox LIVE marketplace for Xbox 360 is Far Cry Classic, a standalone downloadable title that returns players to where it all began and relive the game that launched a legac...[Read More]

Mid-Season Premiere of AMC’s Walking Dead Leaked Early on LIVE

AMC’s popular zombie drama “The Walking Dead” is scheduled to air its mid-season premiere tonight, but some viewers have already seen the episode thanks to an accidental leak by Micr...[Read More]

GamesAid Gains Celebrity Patron

Imran Yusuf comes back to his games industry roots to become GamesAid’s very first celebrity patron, and a fitting patron at that. Imran’s initial ambition was to become a video games designer and he ...[Read More]

Xbox and Bonnaroo Music Festival Join Forces

This June it is anticipated that more than 80,000 people will trek to a farm in Manchester, TN, for the 13th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival to watch a world-class music lineup perform on 13 s...[Read More]

GTA Online – New ‘Capture’ Update Lands Today

  Today GTA Online gets a new title update which will add new game modes to the online experience. The update is free and will be released on Xbox LIVE today. With 20 new Jobs across four unique ...[Read More]

SoulCalibur II HD Online Trailer

Heralded as one of the best fighting games of all time, definitely one of the best of the entire series, SoulCalibur II is back with updated graphics and new online modes for its 10 year anniversary. ...[Read More]

Lets Look at Xbox One’s Gamerpic’s

Gamerpics on the Xbox 360 when it first launched was perhaps a marketing dream. Images 60x60px were being shared, swapped and changed around left right and centre. Following the later arrival of Avata...[Read More]

LEGO MARVEL Demo Landing On Xbox LIVE October 15th

More Marvel news from New York Comic Con. The release date for the LEGO Marvel Demo has been announced during their NYCC Panel as October 15th. With a playable roster of almost every hero and villain ...[Read More]

Xbox One and PC Cross-Platform

  Earlier in the week Microsoft Studios VP Phil Spencer was caught  in an interview with AusGamers, where he commented a “connected ecosystem” across a wide range of devices is where ...[Read More]

Grand Theft Auto V Claims Top Spot On Xbox LIVE

Despite it’s flaws and maybe the most obvious of titles to be top of the played list this past week over Xbox LIVE, but GTA V has been confirmed as the most played title this week on the Xbox 36...[Read More]

FIFA 14 Demo to be Released on Xbox LIVE Today

        EA Sports have confirmed via Twitter that the demo for Fifa 14 will be released today on Xbox LIVE. #FIFA14Demo on #Xbox launches between 10am-2pm in the UK. Check your tim...[Read More]

Xbox LIVE Marketplace Is Now Xbox Games Store

Not only has the Microsoft Points vanished into thin air as one of the worst pricing solutions that just could not be carried over into the new generation Xbox LIVE, but now the Xbox LIVE Marketplace ...[Read More]

Splinter Cell : Blacklist Xbox 360 Patch Notes

Ubisoft have just released the patch notes for the newest title update released on Xbox LIVE today for Splinter Cell: Blacklist. General: Fix timer and progress bar for Daily Challenges Shadownet: Fix...[Read More]

Telltale Games Announce The Wolf Among Us

Telltale Games has released the debut trailer for their brand new episodic adventure entitled The Wolf Among Us. Following on from their success with The Walking Dead, Telltale Games brings us a brand...[Read More]

Games for Windows LIVE Closes July 2014?

Do you still even use the service? I can not remember the last time I logged into Games for Windows LIVE and even my memory of it now is still a little vague – it definitely was an Xbox form of ...[Read More]

Diablo III TV Commercial Goes For The “Sex Sells” Approach

In this strange commercial for the console version of Diablo III, clothes are scattered all the way up the stairs leading to the bedroom, women are sounding as if they’re having more than a litt...[Read More]

30 Years of WrestleMania in WWE 2K14

  If you are a WWE fan just like me and getting yourself ready for SummerSlam next Sunday then I have something to keep that excitement going for longer. Earlier on today 2K announced a brand new...[Read More]

Xbox Live Gold Family Pack Converting to Individual Memberships This Month

Microsoft has issued formal notices detailing the changes to the Xbox LIVE Gold Family Pack. All will come to an end on August 27th as part of a plan to make way for additional services on Xbox LIVE. ...[Read More]

Next 360 Dash Update Brings Local Currency – Points Cards Still Accepted

Although it was already widely known that Microsoft will be making the switch from MS Points to real cash values in the next dashboard update, it has now been confirmed that support will still be in h...[Read More]

Don Bradman Cricket 14: The legend continues…

Home Entertainment Suppliers Pty Ltd (HES) and Big Ant Studios today announced that “Don Bradman Cricket 14” for Microsoft Xbox 360 will  be released later this year. It is indeed an honour to be able...[Read More]


It’s been revealed today that EA (Electronic Arts Inc.) and F.C Barcelona have agreed to a new 3 year partnership. Through this EA Sports will become the exclusive and official video game partner of t...[Read More]

Beat Hazard Ultra finally lands on XBLIG

Over 3 years ago the original Beat Hazard was released on Xbox Live Indie Games (XBLIG) and marked the start of Steve Hunt’s near career as an Indie Developer. Having working for worked for big studio...[Read More]

Matchmaking on Xbox One – Top Three Things You Need To Know

Microsoft via XboxWire has given a run down of the top three things that Xbox One gamers will need to know about the all-new-improved Smart Match Matchmaking feature for Xbox One. First of all it is a...[Read More]

Xbox One – New Certification Process, Indie Self Publishing is Back?

Sources close to GameInformer have leaked that Microsoft will do another U-Turn and allow independent developers to publish via digital distribution without a publishing partner. Additionally, Microso...[Read More]

Xbox LIVE Rewards Evolving on September 1

Xbox LIVE Rewards has issued emails to participants in the scheme to inform them of changes to the program in line with Microsoft scrapping MS Points for cash purchases. Xbox LIVE Rew...[Read More]

London’s Lovebox Festival On Xbox LIVE Next Weekend

From next weekend, Xbox will bring London’s hottest music festival ‘Lovebox’ to living rooms across Europe with a truly immersive interactive coverage broadcast live from the UK’s capital....[Read More]

Xbox Dashboard Beta Download Update – Rolling Out Now

If you signed up via the Xbox LIVE Dashboard to access the new Dashboard Beta, then I suggest you go turn on your console as Microsoft has started rolling out the download process to update your conso...[Read More]

Halo 4 Champions Bundle DLC Next Month Halo 4 is set to receive its fourth expansion pack next month as the Champions Bundle delivers three DLC packs (Steel Skin Pack, Bullseye Pack and Infinity Armor Pack) and ...[Read More]

Minecraft Xbox One Edition – You Have To Start From Scratch

In the midst of all the excitement and for some disappointment of Microsoft’s E3 press briefing, it was announced that Minecraft would be available during the launch period of the Xbox One conso...[Read More]

Defiance Crossover Event – Free Content Update


Players of Defiance will notice that a mysterious illness has arrived in San Francisco, and it is up to players to defeat the infected ‘enemies’ and find a cure before it reaches the town of Defiance ...[Read More]

Crysis 3 – Lost Island Multiplayer DLC Out Next Week

EA are releasing a new multiplayer DLC package for Crysis 3 next week – grab your passports and get ready to suit up again outside of the New York City Liberty Dome, as you hunt for Rebel forces...[Read More]

Xbox One – The Beauty of Its Design and Perspective Video

“Xbox has always had something to say. It’s always been bold with a strong personality,” said Carl Ledbetter, Creative Director, Industrial Design. “Xbox One needs to serve our most loyal gaming fans ...[Read More]

Xbox LIVE Subscriptions on Xbox One Explained

With the removal of Xbox LIVE Gold Family Subscription packages, this did bring about rumours and suggestions that maybe the next Xbox console will have something up its sleeve to replace this. Polygo...[Read More]

Xbox One – All the Facts from Microsoft

Microsoft has compiled a fact sheet detailing all the important information you need to know if you didn’t watch the XBOX ONE announcement Live Stream earlier today. THE INTRODUCTION Xbox One is...[Read More]

Deezer – Music Sub App Now on Xbox LIVE

Global music subscription service Deezer has today announced another landmark partnership to give music lovers throughout Europe unlimited access to their favourite tunes – instantly from their ...[Read More]