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News: Fenix Fire Announces Smash Derby for Xbox One

Fenix Fire Announces Smash Derby for Xbox One

Super, smashing, great, lovely...

Independent developer Fenix Fire has confirmed that they'll be bringing their futuristic vehicular arena combat title Smash Derby to Xbox One later this year. In Smash Derby, players take control of a hovercar and have to compete against others in arena-based competition where demolishing everything in sight is the...

Review: The Swapper (Xbox One)

The Swapper (Xbox One)

Who Knows?

In 1885, German biologist Hans Driesch demonstrated that you could produce two sea urchins from a single embryo cell. Ever since then, society has been intrigued by cloning and the controversial practice has continued to this day. It's a tricky subject to discuss due to the many moral issues surrounding cloning. Should man play God? How...

News: New Xbox One Controller Seemingly In the Works

New Xbox One Controller Seemingly In the Works

Probably on show at E3

Microsoft are set to release a new Xbox One controller, if now-removed documents found on the company's support site are anything to go by. The site showed the Xbox One controller as it is now but as well as the Expansion Port on the base of the device, a 3.5mm headphone jack was shown. Since being found, the image has been...

News: FIFA 16 Adds Women's National Teams to the Mix

FIFA 16 Adds Women's National Teams to the Mix

About time

EA Sports has announced today that their massive FIFA series will include women's football for the first time. In FIFA 16, players will be able to select to play as one of 12 women's national teams in Match Day, Offline Tournament, and Online Friendly matches. Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico,...

News: Rugby League Live 3 Set to Play the Ball on Xbox One

Rugby League Live 3 Set to Play the Ball on Xbox One

Zipped past us

The next game in Big Ant's Rugby League Live series will be headed to Xbox One. Rugby League Live 3 has been rated by European raters PEGI this morning, suggesting that it will release a lot sooner than we'd anticipated. Indeed, the game was actually confirmed back in December 2014 via Big Ant's Facebook page, but we must have been...

News: Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings Will Aim for the Fences This Summer on Xbox One

Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings Will Aim for the Fences This Summer on Xbox One

It's going, going...

Today it was announced that Metalhead Software will be bringing Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings to the Xbox One this summer. This arcade-styled baseball game debuted on PlayStation consoles at the tail end of last year, and it generated a whole lot of positive coverage from the media – our friends at Push Square awarded it...

Out Today: Rogue Legacy (Xbox One)

Rogue Legacy (Xbox One)

Live. Die. Repeat

Xbox players can finally see what all the fuss is about with Rogue Legacy, Cedar Door Games' wild and crazy action platformer with rogue-like elements. Xbox Live Gold members can also download this at a 20 per cent discount. In Their Words: Rogue Legacy, the critically acclaimed genealogical rogue-"LITE", has arrived. Every time...

News: CD Projekt Red Will Remain Silent About Cyberpunk 2077 Till 2017

CD Projekt Red Will Remain Silent About Cyberpunk 2077 Till 2017

Two years of Witcher ahead!

Don't expect to hear anything new regarding CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 anytime soon as the Polish developer have confirmed that they will be focused on supporting The Witcher 3 until at least 2017. Speaking in an interview with Reuters, studio chief executive Adam Kicinski explained that the success of The Witcher...

News: Destiny: House of Wolves Expansion Impressions

Destiny: House of Wolves Expansion Impressions

Teamwork Galore!

It's been 5 months since Destiny saw the release of its last expansion. The dust from The Dark Below settled long ago and guardians find themselves in the same weekly routine. We jump on every Tuesday, take on the latest Nightfall and weekly Heroic Strikes, proceed to work our way through the Vault of Glass and Crota's End raid for...

News: Halo ODST Set for May 29th Release?

Halo ODST Set for May 29th Release?

Apparently so

A listing on Xbox.com went live overnight, displaying Halo 3: ODST as being set for launch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection on May 29th. However, the page has since been pulled. The date would tie in with 343's confirmation last month that the new, remastered version would be launching this month. The remaster is said to run in...

News: Among the Sleep Awakens From Its Slumber Later This Year on Xbox One

Among the Sleep Awakens From Its Slumber Later This Year on Xbox One

Childhood nightmares

Krillbite Studio has announced that Among the Sleep -- their intriguing first-person horror game -- will launch on Xbox One later this year. A port for PlayStation 4 is also in the works. The small Norway-based developer -- who is currently working on an unannounced project -- revealed the news on their Twitter, and teased that...

News: Resident Evil 0 Gets Revived in Upcoming Remaster

Resident Evil 0 Gets Revived in Upcoming Remaster

Resurrected for new consoles in 2016

Undoubtedly fuelled by the success from the Resident Evil remaster, Capcom has announced today that a remastered version of Resident Evil 0 will now make its way to consoles some time next year. The original game director of the 2002 GameCube release is returning to work on Resident Evil 0 Remaster, alongside a...

News: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC Shows Bruce Campbell Killing Zombies

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC Shows Bruce Campbell Killing Zombies

Say Hello Chuck Finley!

Supremacy, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's third DLC pack, is set to arrive first on Xbox One and Xbox 360 this June 2nd for $14.99. The Supremacy DLC says hello to Bruce Campbell, who joins the cast of John Malkovich, Bill Paxton, Rose McGowan and Jon Bernthal, as he and the rest of the team are trapped aboard an Atlas...

News: Evolve Receives Free New Arena Mode

Evolve Receives Free New Arena Mode

Under the Dome

Tired of all the running around, hunting for an evolving monster? Well, players can now get right into the action in Evolve's new Arena mode. Starting today (as in right now, go go!) as part of a free update, Evolve introduces Arena mode that drops players inside a small dome with no possibility of escape. It's all about hunters...

Review: Schrödinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark (Xbox One)

Schrödinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark (Xbox One)

Dead and Alive

Even for the most open-minded gamers, it is easy to roll your eyes at the thought of playing through yet another puzzle-platform game. It seems like a new one releases every week that promises a unique hook that will turn the genre on its head. This is rarely the case though, as not every game can be as brilliant as Braid or Fez. The...

Review: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (Xbox One)

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (Xbox One)

Sound the alarms!

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is a standalone prequel to last year's release of Wolfenstein: The New Order. A lot of similarities remain between the two in terms of the overall feel of the gameplay and presentation, but this time the story is told in two parts that add up to a total of eight chapters. Part one takes place in Castle...

News: LEGO Jurassic World Preload and Preorder Now Available

LEGO Jurassic World Preload and Preorder Now Available

Includes bonus

The upcoming movie tie-in LEGO Jurassic World has hit the Xbox One digital store for preorder and preload, it has been confirmed. Not only that, but the preorder contains a little bonus, in the form of the LEGO Jurassic Park Trilogy Pack #2. This pack contains classic characters from the franchise, such as Lex and Tim Murphy. Also,...

News: Screamride Price Plummets, Alien Isolation Cost Butchered in This Week's Deals With Gold

Screamride Price Plummets, Alien Isolation Cost Butchered in This Week's Deals With Gold

Mixed bag

This week's Xbox Deals with Gold have gone live, and there are some nice savings to be had on some top-notch titles. More titles may be added (we'll keep this list updated) but as it stands, the excellent ScreamRide has been cut on Xbox One, as has Alien Isolation. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare...

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...