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Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Halloween Edition

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Halloween Edition

Enter if you dare...

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the spooky acronym WGAYPTW. This is a terrifying feature that allows us to share our repulsive weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a creepy window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as gamers and learn which writer's...

Review: Sunset Overdrive (Xbox One)

Sunset Overdrive (Xbox One)

Chaos never tasted so good

Insomniac Games has been responsible for creating great exclusive software for the PlayStation brand over the years. With franchises like Spyro the Dragon, Ratchet & Clank and Resistance earning both critical praise and impressive sales numbers, it’s easy to see why Sony has held the developer so close to the chest...

News: Microsoft Sending Select Sunset Overdrive Bundle Owners Another Free Game

Microsoft Sending Select Sunset Overdrive Bundle Owners Another Free Game

Well, that was unexpected.

It's being reported by some purchasers of the white Sunset Overdrive special edition bundle, that they're getting a surprise message direct from Microsoft. The company appears to be doling out a free extra game code to select owners of the new system. In the reports that we've seen, the game is a digital copy of Ryse: Son...

News: AMD Develops Smaller, Cheaper Xbox One Processor - Potential for Xbox One "Slim" Down the Line

AMD Develops Smaller, Cheaper Xbox One Processor - Potential for Xbox One "Slim" Down the Line

Shaving NMs

Chip manufacturer AMD has completed work on a smaller, cheaper, and cooler version of the Xbox One's main APU, it has been revealed. The current Xbox One processor uses 28nm technology (so each transistor is 28 thousand-millionths of a meter) but the new chip uses 20nm technology, so is smaller in stature, cheaper to make and - most...

Review: The Legend of Korra (Xbox One)

The Legend of Korra (Xbox One)

Elementary elements

When you hear that Platinum Games is working on a title, you generally sit up and listen, such is the general quality of their titles. You even take notice when you hear that they’re working on a title based on a Nickelodeon TV show for Activision, despite the quality of game that sort of sentence would usually result in. Even...

News: Halo 2: Anniversary Documentary Now Available to Watch for Free on Xbox

Halo 2: Anniversary Documentary Now Available to Watch for Free on Xbox

Check it out!

Just a friendly reminder from Team pX - the Halo 2: Anniversary documentary Remaking The Legend is now available for you to watch via your Xbox One or Xbox 360, completely for free. To view it, just load up your Xbox One or Xbox 360 and fire up Xbox Video. Search for "Remaking The Legend" and you'll find it right away. From there, you...

News: Ripstone Confirms Extreme Exorcism for Xbox One

Ripstone Confirms Extreme Exorcism for Xbox One

Spooky platforming

Ripstone has confirmed that they'll be bringing Golden Ruby Games' paranormal platformer Extreme Exorcism to Xbox One when it releases next year. Players will be tasked with playing as "extreme exorcist" Mae Barrons, who is the last line of defence when everything else has failed at ridding a haunted house of its supernatural...

News: New Halo 2 Anniversary Trailer Stuns

New Halo 2 Anniversary Trailer Stuns

So beautiful.

343 Industries have released a new trailer in the run up to Halo: The Master Chief Collection launch, highlighting Halo 2 Anniversary’s newly-overhauled cinematic cut-scenes that drive the epic campaign. The talented artists at Blur Studios were in charge of overhauling the cinematic portions of the game and their work is stunning,...

News: Game of Thrones Episode 1 Rated for Xbox One

Game of Thrones Episode 1 Rated for Xbox One

Winter is coming

Telltale's take on Game of Thrones is drawing ever closer. Recently, the company mentioned that the game was still on course for a 2014 release, but little more information was forthcoming though. However, the German game rating association USK has today give Game of Thrones - Episode 1 a USK 16 rating on Xbox One and PlayStation...

News: Xbox Entertainment Studios Is No More

Xbox Entertainment Studios Is No More

It could've been good, it could've been great

A couple months ago we reported on job cuts and a potential buyout of the Xbox Entertainment Studios division of Microsoft by Warner Brothers. This division is responsible for the oversight of various upcoming pieces of digital entertainment like Halo: Nightfall, a Halo television series produced by...

News: Volgarr the Viking Is Your Xbox One November Games With Gold Offering

Volgarr the Viking Is Your Xbox One November Games With Gold Offering

Striking a hammer blow for gamers

The super-difficult platformer hack and slasher Volgarr the Viking will be heading up November's Games With Gold on Xbox One, it has been confirmed. The game, which features a great pixel art style and is - we'll reiterate this - super-difficult, comes out of Crazy Viking Studios, and will be a new release on...

News: Ubisoft Details Far Cry 4's PvP Modes

Ubisoft Details Far Cry 4's PvP Modes

Shoot to kill

Far Cry 4 is almost upon us, and Ubisoft has decided to share some information about the game's PvP mode. Named "Battles of Kyrat", the mode takes on the form of a re-telling of a long past war between Pagan Min's elite guard (the Rakshasa) and the Golden Path rebellion. Each faction has their own unique weapons and skills, requiring...

News: How to Survive, Costume Quest 2 Now Available Right Before Halloween

How to Survive, Costume Quest 2 Now Available Right Before Halloween

Gamer beware, you're in for a scare

Both Costume Quest 2 and How to Survive: Storm Warning Edition have quietly appeared on their appropriate stores today, just two days before Halloween. Costume Quest 2 can be grabbed for $14.99 on Xbox One and Xbox 360, while the updated How to Survive is priced at $19.99. Costume Quest 2 is of course the sequel...