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Out Today: Slender: The Arrival (Xbox One)

Slender: The Arrival (Xbox One)

Nowhere to hide

Today, survival horror fans can now experience Slender: The Arrival on Xbox One which is sure to give many anxiety attacks. As an added bonus, you can grab it at a discounted price if you have a Gold membership. Much of the gameplay involves completing set objectives — find all eight pages, reactivate a generator, etc. — while...

News: Milestone Delays Xbox Versions of RIDE to Mid-April

Milestone Delays Xbox Versions of RIDE to Mid-April

We hope this isn't...chicanery

Milestone s.r.l. has confirmed that the Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of their upcoming motorcycle title RIDE will be delayed until "mid-April." Due for release this Friday, the game will still launch on other platforms on time, with only the Xbox One and Xbox 360 editions affected by the delay. No explanation has...

News: Hola! Rosetta Stone Brings Language Courses to Xbox One

Hola! Rosetta Stone Brings Language Courses to Xbox One

Disponible pronto

The makers of the popular language learning tool Rosetta Stone have announced that they'll be bringing the service to Xbox One in the form of a new app. The app will allows users to explore different virtual locations, where they can practice speaking with characters in their selected language, and play games to help them increase...

News: Pure Hold 'Em Beta Launches on Xbox One

Pure Hold 'Em Beta Launches on Xbox One

Call or raise

A beta version of VooFoo's Pure Hold 'Em has been released via the Xbox One Game Store this morning. The poker title from the team behind Pure Pool was announced back in February as being due later in the year, but no mention of a beta was made. However, you can grab your virtual chips and sit down at the virtual table to play a few...

News: New Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer Shows Off Ascendance DLC

New Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer Shows Off Ascendance DLC

Can you take me higher?

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is set to receive its second DLC pack next week, March 31st, on Xbox Live. The Ascendance DLC pack features four new multiplayer maps, which includes Mt. Rushmore, a climate-controlled biodome, and a five-story apartment complex that has construction drones that shift the apartment modules,...

News: Free Trial of The Crew to Launch Tomorrow, Along With New Car Pack and Modes

Free Trial of The Crew to Launch Tomorrow, Along With New Car Pack and Modes

Yes, you read that correctly.

Ubisoft have announced that they'll be releasing a free two-hour trial version of The Crew on March 25th on Xbox One. That's right. If you're one of the four remaining people who are still somehow on the fence about whether or not to buy the game - which was released in December 2014 - then you'll be able to download...

News: Xbox Fitness Now Links to Microsoft Health

Xbox Fitness Now Links to Microsoft Health

Free update

Xbox Fitness - yes, it still exists - has received an update on Xbox One this week, which allows users to link their account to Microsoft Health. What this means is that in turn, you can technically link up your RunKeeper and MyFitnessPal accounts with Xbox Fitness via Microsoft Health, too. If you have a Microsoft Band, that will now...

News: This Week's Deals With Gold Involve Fast Cars, Wrestlemaniacs, and Monstrous Monsters

This Week's Deals With Gold Involve Fast Cars, Wrestlemaniacs, and Monstrous Monsters

Decent sales on Xbox One and Xbox 360 games

This week's Deals With Gold details have arrived, and there seems to be a nice balance between Xbox One and Xbox 360 offers. The discounts themselves might be a bit conservative in some cases, but we'd say games like Forza Horizon 2, Evolve, and Threes! are worth looking into if you need something new to...

Out Today: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (Xbox One)

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (Xbox One)

Looking good

We're still scratching our heads over the omission of the first game, but Borderlands: The Handsome Collection nets you the last two recent games in the series with ALL of its DLC thrown in for good measure. That's a ton of delicious Borderlands content — all for the price of a single retail game. Xbox One owners get a nice graphics...

Review: Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4: Metamorphosis (Xbox One)

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4: Metamorphosis (Xbox One)

Loose ends

Good or bad. This is what it all comes down to when discussing the fourth and final chapter of Resident Evil: Revelations 2. No, we aren’t simply talking about the quality of the episode — which remains as consistent as the previous ones — but rather the type of ending players will receive in the final act. Episode 4: Metamorphosis...

Round Up: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Starts Pulling in Good-Looking Reviews

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Starts Pulling in Good-Looking Reviews

Worth looting?

When Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel was announced as a last-gen-only game, many fans had the suspicion that it would eventually find its way onto the Xbox One. Now, thanks to The Handsome Collection, both The Pre-Sequel and Borderlands 2 are landing on current hardware this week, and review scores have come into view. We've only counted...

News: Dragon Age: Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon DLC Coming to Xbox One and PC First

Dragon Age: Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon DLC Coming to Xbox One and PC First

The teases drag on

EA and BioWare have confirmed that they'll be releasing a new DLC expansion pack for Dragon Age: Inquisition by the name of Jaws of Hakkon. Not only that, but they've confirmed that it'll release on Xbox One and PC first, with the Xbox 360 edition and other platforms coming further down the line. A trailer has been promised for...

News: Batman: Arkham Knight Delayed Again

Batman: Arkham Knight Delayed Again

Riddle me this....

When will the highly anticipated Batman: Arkham Knight finally be released? Well, after another delay, it will now apparently be available worldwide on June 23rd, as it has been delayed 3 weeks from its previous date of June 2nd. The announcement of Arkham Knight's latest delay came from the official @BatmanArkham Twitter...

News: Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition Features Three New Playable Characters

Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition Features Three New Playable Characters

Remaster is out in June

One of the most beloved games in Capcom's line-up is getting new characters and a firm release date. Revealed in Famitsu, Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition will include three new playable characters. Joining the roster is Dante's brother Vergil, Trish and Lady. The updated version of the well received Xbox 360 title also has a...

Review: Bladestorm: Nightmare (Xbox One)

Bladestorm: Nightmare (Xbox One)

Nightmare is right

When Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War was released on the Xbox 360 back in 2008, it was a game that pretty much passed everyone by. Those who did play it tend to remember it with fondness, even though it was far from perfect. A genuinely inventive game that saw players leading battalions of troops across France while racking up...

Weekly Wrap: Tactical Espionage Action Edition

Tactical Espionage Action Edition

SNAKE!?

Welcome to the Weekly Wrap, which 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. The format is still being ironed out, so let us know your suggestions in the comments below! News of...

News: Infinity Runner Announced for Xbox One

Infinity Runner Announced for Xbox One

Left, right, left, right...

Wales Interactive have announced that they'll be bringing their futuristic first-person sci-fi adventure Infinity Runner to Xbox One in the near future. The game is currently available on Steam, and will be hitting console platforms at an unconfirmed point in the future. Given that the game is already available, we'd...