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Review: Farming Simulator 15 (Xbox One)

Farming Simulator 15 (Xbox One)

The amber waves of groan

It almost goes without saying that Farming Simulator 15 will be a divisive game. On a platform filled to the brim with shooters, racers and sports simulations, the simple fact is that a very large portion of the market will just simply not understand the attraction of planting crops and harvesting them for money. On the...

Review: Mega Coin Squad (Xbox One)

Mega Coin Squad (Xbox One)

Money.

Couch-based multiplayer has been falling away in recent years but, with the rise of indie developers who are keen to see it make a comeback, more and more titles seem to be remembering that pretty much every console ever made supports more than one controller being in use at a time. This resurgence is most definitely occurring on the Xbox One...

Weekly Wrap: Legit Boss Edition

Legit Boss Edition

Not Ratchet

The Weekly Wrap is our attempt at making it a little easier for you to keep up with Pure Xbox. We know it's hard to keep up with all the news and features so this should get you caught up every Sunday on the week that was. News of the Week: The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited will be quite the hefty download. You might want to...

News: Brace Yourselves, The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited is a 54GB Download

Brace Yourselves, The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited is a 54GB Download

Fifty-four

Yes, you read that headline correctly. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited has gone up for pre-purchase on Xbox One, and pre-purchasing is probably well advised given that the game weighs in at a hefty 54.69GB. The game is due to unlock on the 9th June and can be experienced either on your own or together with your friends,...

News: Tetrominos. Mice. Cheese. Yes, MouseCraft is Coming to Xbox One

Tetrominos. Mice. Cheese. Yes, MouseCraft is Coming to Xbox One

Perfect combination

This one got by us a day or so ago, but indie developer Crunching Koalas has confirmed that they'll be bringing MouseCraft to Xbox One later this year. The game is being pitched as something of a bizarre mix, with players having to stack Tetrominos in order to help their mice to get to cheese that's on the other side of a level...

News: Q.U.B.E. Director's Cut Gets New Trailer, Screenshots

Q.U.B.E. Director's Cut Gets New Trailer, Screenshots

Can you beat the Q.U.B.E.?

Physics-bending puzzler Q.U.B.E. is coming to Xbox One this summer and a new trailer has been released to give gamers who are new to the series an idea of what it's about. Q.U.B.E. stands for "Quick Understanding of Block Extrusion" and starts off with the player waking up in a mystery-filled spaceship. Your only hope is...

News: F1 2015 Drops Into July, New Trailer and Screenshots Released

F1 2015 Drops Into July, New Trailer and Screenshots Released

Minor pitstop

Codemasters have confirmed that F1 2015 will now release on July 10th in Europe. The game was originally announced as launching during June, but the team are taking a minor pitstop to ensure everything is up to speed. A new teaser trailer (below) and a new batch of screenshots (also below) have been released to tide fans over until...

Out Today: Spy Chameleon (Xbox One)

Spy Chameleon (Xbox One)

You come and go, you come and go.

Coming from Unfinished Pixel, Spy Chameleon is an evolved version of an original Xbox Live Indie Game, which is also available on PC. The game has picked up some absolutely stellar reviews on PC, so this could well be one to ignore at your peril at such a low price. In Their Words: Spy Chameleon is an...

News: Xbox Preview Program Updates Several Features

Xbox Preview Program Updates Several Features

Guinea Pig Time!

Microsoft's Director of Programming Larry Hryb has detailed two new features that Xbox users enrolled in the Xbox One Preview Program can now use. First off, European owners will be happy to know that eleven additional countries now have access to the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner. The eleven countries are Austria, Belgium, Denmark,...

News: EA Confirms Need for Speed for Xbox One

EA Confirms Need for Speed for Xbox One

That's a big 10-4

EA has confirmed that they'll release a new title in the Need for Speed franchise for Xbox One in Autumn 2015, entitled simply Need for Speed. The game is a current-gen only affair and is being pitched as a "full reboot" that features deep customisation, urban car culture, a nocturnal open world, and an "immersive narrative" that...

Updated: Xbox One Adventure Little Devil Inside Is Close to Being Funded on Kickstarter

Xbox One Adventure Little Devil Inside Is Close to Being Funded on Kickstarter

Closing in on the goal

South Korean developers Neostream are just days away from the end of their Kickstarter campaign for action adventure RPG Little Devil Inside which hopes to come to Xbox One in 2016. The game has already been greenlit on PC storefront Steam, so there is definitely interest surrounding the title. Here's a Kickstarter trailer...

News: Beach Buggy Racing Skids Onto Xbox One Later This Month

Beach Buggy Racing Skids Onto Xbox One Later This Month

Xbox One gets its first kart racer

Vector Unit has now confirmed that Beach Buggy Racing will launch on Xbox One on May 29th. This is roughly one month later than was initially reported. Beach Buggy Racing is a port of the mobile game on iOS and Android but without the free-to-play business model. Purchasing the game will net you the premium...

Weirdness: Missing That Xbox One 'Day One' Achievement? Now You Can Buy It Without the eBay Risk

Missing That Xbox One 'Day One' Achievement? Now You Can Buy It Without the eBay Risk

Surely, nobody is this tragic?

Folks who picked up the Xbox One on launch day - or 'Day One' - were rewarded with an exclusive code bundled into the box. When redeemed, the code gave you an utterly pointless 'Day One' achievement that was worth absolutely no Gamerscore points at all. Also, it unlocked the ability to use the Day One branding as your...

Interview: Not Just a Port, Clusterpuck 99 Is Changing The Game on Xbox One

Not Just a Port, Clusterpuck 99 Is Changing The Game on Xbox One

Multiplayer action a-go-go

Clusterpuck 99 is on track for an Xbox One release soon, featuring local multiplayer action that could well push it towards being one of the surprise hits of 2015. With the game already available for PC via Steam, we were expecting more or less a straight port. That isn't the case however, as the team at PHL Collective got...

News: Polish Developer Jujubee Announces Kursk for Xbox One

Polish Developer Jujubee Announces Kursk for Xbox One

Way down deep

Polish developer Jujubee has confirmed that they'll be bringing their first-person survival adventure Kursk to Xbox One. There aren't many details available, other than that the game will take a look at the real-world mysterious disappearance of the Russian Navy submarine K-141 Kursk, which was lost along with all hands when it sank...

News: Limited Edition White Xbox One Master Chief Collection Hardware Bundle Announced for US

Limited Edition White Xbox One Master Chief Collection Hardware Bundle Announced for US

No word of a worldwide release

Microsoft have announced that they'll be releasing a limited edition Xbox One hardware bundle, complete with a "Cirrus White" Xbox One console and Halo: The Master Chief Collection in the US later this month. The bundle will only be available via selected participating retailers and only while supplies last. The...

Out Today: Mega Coin Squad (Xbox One)

Mega Coin Squad (Xbox One)

Money in the bank

A retro-styled platformer that focuses on collecting coins, dodging enemies, and battling it out with your friends, Mega Coin Squad makes the jump from PC to Xbox One today and could well be one to light up your multiplayer sessions this weekend. In Their Words: Mega Coin Squad features fast-paced and explosive on-the-couch...