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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...

News: 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...

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...

News: Great Scott! Christopher Lloyd Reprises Doc Brown Role for New LEGO Dimensions Trailer

Great Scott! Christopher Lloyd Reprises Doc Brown Role for New LEGO Dimensions Trailer

WHAT THE HELL IS A JIGAWATT?!?

The LEGO Dimensions hype is certainly building up and Warner Bros. have released a new trailer that could possibly be the best thing you see all week. In the trailer, Christopher Lloyd - Emmett "Doc" Brown from the Back to The Future series of movies - returns to his workshop one last time to find a box containing a...

News: Xbox Live Rewards Takes a Hint From Club Nintendo, Offers Physical Items to VIPs

Xbox Live Rewards Takes a Hint From Club Nintendo, Offers Physical Items to VIPs

Now you're talking...

Xbox Live Rewards is a cool little service provided by Microsoft to Xbox Live users, allowing them to earn small amounts of money based on what they've bought and played via the Xbox Live service. Most people will pick up a couple of bucks every now and then from the service if they're lucky, but it seems that Microsoft is...

News: EA Sets Out to Right the Wrongs of NHL 15 with NHL 16 for Xbox One

EA Sets Out to Right the Wrongs of NHL 15 with NHL 16 for Xbox One

At least that's what they're saying...sort of

It's no secret that the Xbox One edition of NHL 15 was somewhat disappointing. Missing entire modes and features, and generally feeling like an incredibly rushed product, it just didn't fit in with what has become a pretty much rock-solid series over the years. Well, EA has announced NHL 16 for Xbox One...

News: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Xbox One Patch Set to Fix Waves of Issues

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Xbox One Patch Set to Fix Waves of Issues

Screen tearing, begone!

Gearbox have announced details of a title update for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection, which should now be live. The update will download as soon as you try to fire up the game, and contains an absolute boatload of fixes, primarily for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. Screen tearing has been looked at, as well as a plethora...

Out Today: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Xbox One)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Xbox One)

It's finally here

After a few notable delays, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt finally releases today on Xbox One. Reviews have been overwhelmingly positive and it looks be living up to the massive hype set by CD Projekt Red. Even if you aren't familiar with the the first two games, Witcher 3 is designed to be a great entry point to the series. We'll have a...

News: Power Stone-Like 3D Brawler, Combat Core, Goes Live With Kickstarter Campaign

Power Stone-Like 3D Brawler, Combat Core, Goes Live With Kickstarter Campaign

Xbox One version planned

MABManz has announced that Combat Core -- a free-roaming 3D arena fighting game similar to classics like Power Stone and Custom Robo -- will come to Xbox One if they reach their stretch goals on their Kickstarter. The team is looking for $30,000 to launch on PC/Mac in early 2016 and currently has 84 backers. According to...

E3 2015: DOOM Gameplay Premiere Confirmed for Bethesda's Showcase 

DOOM Gameplay Premiere Confirmed for Bethesda's Showcase 

All guns blazing

Bethesda have fired through an email that confirms that the worldwide gameplay premiere of the new DOOM title will form a part of their E3 showcase on Sunday, June 14th. Aside from a very short teaser snippet, we've not much left to tell you about the game. Check that out below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdAZqeDtlL4 We're...

News: New Third-Party Xbox One Controller Battery Charges Quickly, Provides...Parental Controls?

New Third-Party Xbox One Controller Battery Charges Quickly, Provides...Parental Controls?

Well, this is interesting...

A new Kickstarter from Brook Design LLC has been launched, focusing on a new type of battery for your Xbox One controller. The "Super Battery" can charge for 90 minutes of play in just 90 seconds, claims the company. Batteries will charge 500,000 times before needing replacement, is environmentally friendly, and most...