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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided release live action trailer

As with all major games to date, at some point a live action trailer is released. Today was the turn of Square-Enix and Eidos-Montréal as they revealed their Live Action Trailer for the much-anticipated Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. This trailer takes us into the world of Deus Ex, providing us with an insight into how things have changed since the original events in Deus Ex: Human Revolution. How the ...

Not A Hero: Super Snazzy Edition review

In the year 2048 the world is on the brink of total alien destruction. In trying to stop this, BunnyLord, a giant purple bunny, travels back in time with the intention of stopping it by running for Mayor. Weird I know, but instead of speeches and debates BunnyLord has decided to take his approach slightly differently by ridding the entire city of crime in the only way he knows, violently. Not A He...

Black Ops 3: Eclipse DLC finally released for Xbox

The wait is finally over and the second DLC for Black Ops 3, Eclipse has finally been released for Xbox. Named Eclipse, the new dlc brings 4 new Multiplayer maps and the next chapter in the origins zombies experience, Zetsubou No Shima. The 4 new multiplayer maps are Verge, Rift, Spire, and Knockout. Spire – takes Multiplayer combat to a futuristic sub-orbital airport terminal set high in th...

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...

Shift Happens coming to Xbox One

Shift Happens, the award-winning puzzle platform developed by indie developer Klonk Games and Deck13, will be coming to Xbox One this July. Shift Happens is the latest in a wave of puzzle Co-op platformers coming to the Xbox. The game puts two players in control of Bismo and Plom who have to work together to solve challenging puzzles by shifting their body mass between one another. Connected by an...

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,...

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...

What’s the story behind Homefront: The Revolution’s latest trailer?

Deep Silver and Dambuster Studios have released another gripping video revealing more about the up and coming Homefront: The Revolution game. Titled the Story Trailer, we’re given a first look into the gripping story behind the game. As the raw recruit Ethan Brady, you are plunged into the desperate struggle for freedom as the Resistance try to save the one man who can inspire the people to ...

Elite Dangerous: Horizons landing on Xbox One

Frontier Development, makers of the game Elite Dangerous have announced that the long-awaited expansion Horizons will land on the Xbox One this Q2. Elite Dangerous: Horizons is part of the new season of gameplay expansions coming to the game. This will expand the depth and playability of the epic space game by introducing new features like Loot and Crafting, Multicrew cooperative play and Planetar...

Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor – Martyr reigns destruction

In support of the up and coming Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr, NeocoreGames has launched a new monthly video series. Called the Inquisitorial Log, these videos will gradually show the most important parts of the game. The first trailer in the series focusses on a firm favourite of ours, destruction. Environment destruction plays an important part in war, especially in the dark and vi...

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 ...

Carmageddon: Max Damage suffers delay

Stainless Games and Sold Out Sales & Marketing have announced that Carmageddon: Max Damage will now be released on July 8th 2016 for the Xbox One. Originally due for release on the 3rd June, the new revised date is to allow the development team extra time to give the game a final polish before delivery and make sure it’s the best it can be. It’s not all bad news though as Sold Out also a...