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News: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Coming to Xbox One

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Coming to Xbox One

Well, eventually...

CI Games have confirmed that they're working on the next entry in the Sniper: Ghost Warrior series and that it will be released on Xbox One, amongst other platforms. Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 is quite a way off, though, apparently launching in the first half of 2016. The game will be set during a modern-day conflict in Eastern...

News: BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend Confirmed for Xbox One

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend Confirmed for Xbox One

Japan only, so far

Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu has confirmed that Arc System Works will release the latest entry in their BlazBlue fighting series for Xbox One in April 2015. Entitled BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend, the game will be revealed more in-depth in the December 18th edition of the magazine when it hits newsstands. Currently, the...

News: Japanese Xbox One MMO Onigiri Heading to US and Europe

Japanese Xbox One MMO Onigiri Heading to US and Europe

Cyberstep confirms details

Windows Central is reporting that Cyberstep's currently Japan-only Xbox One MMO Onigiri will receive a fully localised US and European release in 2015. The game was released on November 27th in Japan and has proved to be quite popular with the limited user base in that country. A persistent-world MMO that's free to play...

News: Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 Gets New Teams, Stadiums & More in Free DLC

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 Gets New Teams, Stadiums & More in Free DLC

Data Pack 2 releases tomorrow

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 is getting new DLC tomorrow and it will come at no cost to players. Publisher Konami announced today that their iconic football game will be receiving a substantial update in the form of free DLC. Pro Evolution Soccer 2015's Data Pack 2 will contain four new stadiums, over 70 new players and...

Feature: Did Xbox Live Gold Represent Value for Money in 2014?

Did Xbox Live Gold Represent Value for Money in 2014?

Crunching the numbers

Since the launch of the PlayStation 4 and the introduction of the requirement for gamers on that console to subscribe to PlayStation Plus in order to play games online, Microsoft's Xbox Live Gold has been compared to Sony's effort more than ever before. They're essentially now equal in terms of the base services that they...

News: New Naruto Confirmed for Xbox One

New Naruto Confirmed for Xbox One

Good news, dattebayo!

Bandai Namco has confirmed that they'll be bringing the Xbox One version of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 to the UK, Europe, and the US in 2015. The game is a sequel to Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, but will apparently be the last in the line. The publisher has stated that the game will be the...

News: Alien Isolation 2 On The Cards?

Alien Isolation 2 On The Cards?

"A sequel is a daily topic"

It appears that Creative Assembly are already working potential story ideas for a sequel to Alien Isolation. In a recent interview with avpgalaxy.net, Gary Napper, Lead Designer of Alien: Isolation, was asked about the game's ending and how much Creative Assembly have thought about a possible sequel. SPOILER ALERT!...

Review: Pinball FX2 - Venom (Xbox One)

Pinball FX2 - Venom (Xbox One)

Lick it up

One of the many things that we appreciate about Zen Studios' work with their Marvel Pinball tables is their commitment to acknowledging characters and properties that don't have as much mainstream appeal as, say, Spider-Man, Iron Man, or Captain America. For every Fantastic Four and The Avengers, we've had Doctor Strange and The Infinity...

News: New Just Cause 3 Screenshots Released

New Just Cause 3 Screenshots Released

Boom Boom, Bang Bang

Square Enix have released a collection of screenshots for the highly anticipated Just Cause 3, which was announced in early November for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The screenshots showcase all the key components that make a good Just Cause game; Action, guns, explosions, beautiful vistas and grappling hook/parachute combo...

News: Grip Digital Confirms Tower Of Guns for Xbox One

Grip Digital Confirms Tower Of Guns for Xbox One

Not just one gun, but a whole tower.

Grip Digital S.R.O. have confirmed that they'll be bringing Terrible Posture's Tower Of Guns to Xbox One early in 2015, via the ID@Xbox program. Pitched as an "old-school first person shooter with rogue-elite elements" (we think they mean "rogue-like" but we're not sure), the game will feature randomized levels...

Review: Never Alone (Xbox One)

Never Alone (Xbox One)

Ice cold.

Some games are truly beautiful and – let’s not waste any time here – Never Alone kicks off with the potential to be one of them. Telling tales of the Alaska native Iñupiat people and their folklore, the game is part educational experience, part non-traditional side-scrolling platformer. While one half of that is really well done,...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Nine

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Nine

Time to plug in

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

News: Xbox One Dashboard to Get Transparent Tile Option

Xbox One Dashboard to Get Transparent Tile Option

Coming soon

Those beady-eyed folks over at Reddit have spotted something a little bit out of the ordinary on one of Major Nelson's recent videos. It appears that the Major is playing with a yet-to-be-released version of the Xbox One system software that allows for tiles to be made transparent. Ever since the system allowed for custom backgrounds to...