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Want to win Titanfall goodies? (Winner Announced)

*** Winner Update *** We’ve picked our winner. Congratulations @GearsofMush. You should have already received a DM from @KrisWB. Tweets by @GearsOfMush Thank’s all for entering. We’ve teamed up with our friends over at Level Up Wear, or lvlp in short, to offer TiX readers the chance to get their hands these two fantastic officially licensed […]

ThisisXbox: Our Top 10 Must-Have Games of 2012

The year 2012 is almost out and what with the end of the world coming tomorrow, we think it’s best if we knock out our Top 10 reviewed games of 2012 now so that we’re all alive to read and possibly still have chance to buy/play these gaming greats of the year.

Mass Effect 3 Single Player DLC announced

Mass Effect 3 has received some of the largest multi player DLC for a traditionally single player experience that has been seen for a long time, an indication of how multiplayer is becoming a bigger facet of games thanks to the arrival of Call of Duty our radars.  However there does seem to be light at the […]

The Splatters – Five XBLA Codes Up for Grabs [CLOSED]

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW BEEN CLOSED – WINNERS ARE BEING PICKED AT RANDOM AND WINNING GAMERTAGS WILL BE DISPLAYED BELOW To celebrate a half-price sale of The Splatters on the Xbox LIVE Arcade which kicks off from July 10th – July 16th 2012 that will see the 800 MS Points price tag slashed to just […]

Skyrim: Dawnguard DLC Review

Vampires and vampire hunters; a generation of kids born in the 90’s will likely associate these two things with a one Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Does Dawnguard go down the sparkly vampire route or do the bloodsuckers get redemption in Bethesda’s new DLC for the juggernaut that is Skyrim?

News: Xbox Live Gamerscore Could Gain Microsoft Points in Future

Your gamerscore might start to mean a lot more than just kudos to your friends or simply a (rather large) number linked with your Xbox Live account; Xbox Live Rewards intends to open up new ways to earn Microsoft Points based on your gamerscore and the achievements you gather.

Arkham City: Harley Quinn’s Revenge DLC Review

Fans of Rocksteady’s Batman games have been waiting for story DLC for a long time now, the addition of Nightwing and Robin in challenge maps outside of the main story were welcome if not necessarily desired additions. Harley Quinns Revenge is original, well written and enjoyable for all of the 45 minutes it will take […]

Opinion Piece: Is Bullet Time Overused In Games Today?

With Max Payne 3 now released, and boasting very impressive sales figures, it would seem the gaming public has lapped up Max Payne’s.. pain and thrown themselves full throttle into the bullet time mechanic that was essentially made popular by the arrival of the Matrix films and the first in the Max Payne series.

Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard Review

Eat Lead has so much going for it as a premise. The titular character is a self-aware video game character who rises to fame in a Wolfenstein esque FPS which makes his video game star explode. His skyrocket to popularity is quickly destroyed when he is given the go ahead to direct his own career.

The Darkness 2 Review

You are having dinner in a restaurant you are an important regular at, with your friend setting you up with two very attractive women. Within seconds, a car comes hurtling through the window, decapitating one girl, crushing the other and effectively shearing your leg off.