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News: Ultra Street Fighter IV's New Patch Adds Animal Costumes and Omega Mode

Ultra Street Fighter IV's New Patch Adds Animal Costumes and Omega Mode

Omega Mode focuses on fun rather than balance

Capcom announced the details of the next Ultra Street Fighter IV patch in their Capcom Unity blog today. The patch is scheduled to release after the Capcom Cup 2014 takes place on December 13th, 2014. The patch which will update Ultra Street Fighter IV to Version 1.04 will add balance updates to the...

News: Ubisoft Confirms The Crew Will Launch Before Reviews Do

Ubisoft Confirms The Crew Will Launch Before Reviews Do

Uh-oh.

As we said a little while ago, we will try to keep you informed with regards to reviews being delayed past the point of a game's launch due to embargos. Well, this one isn't quite about embargos, but it's close enough. Ubisoft beat us to it this time with regards to The Crew. The game launches on December 2nd, and review copies and codes...

News: Space Combat Comes To Warframe In Latest Update on Xbox One

Space Combat Comes To Warframe In Latest Update on Xbox One

Some people call me a space cowboy

The free-to-play third-person-shooter-with-a-ninja-flavour Warframe, which we reviewed very positively continues to impress. In past updates we've seen the addition of the ferocious alien pig-dog-like Kubrow as companions, an overhaul of the in-game menu system, and a continuation of the main storyline in which the...

News: Xbox One Black Friday Digital Deals Go Live

Xbox One Black Friday Digital Deals Go Live

Savings ahead

Black Friday is coming up and as promised, Microsoft are chopping the prices on some digital Xbox One titles. 11 games get the chop today, but Phil Spencer has mentioned that new deals will go live regularly and even maybe into next week. So, we'll keep you informed. (We listed the Xbox 360 deals already.) The list of Xbox One deals...

News: Xbox 360 Digital Deals Leak Ahead of Black Friday Zero-Hour

Xbox 360 Digital Deals Leak Ahead of Black Friday Zero-Hour

Well, possibly...

It seems that although Microsoft has a countdown in place for Xbox 360 Black Friday digital deals, a massive list of Xbox 360 games have been trimmed in price ahead of the completion of the countdown. Without further ado, we'll just cut into the list. Batman: Arkham City - $4.99 (75% off) Battleblock Theater - $7.49 (50%...

News: Enhanced Dark Souls II Confirmed for Xbox One

Enhanced Dark Souls II Confirmed for Xbox One

Also updated for Xbox 360

BANDAI NAMCO has confirmed that they'll be bringing Dark Souls II to Xbox One on April 7th, 2015. The game will be retitled Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin and will include Dark Souls II with enhanced graphics, as well as new game content, new item descriptions, new in-game events, and extra NPCs. Owners of the...

News: Venom Invades Pinball FX2 on December 11th

Venom Invades Pinball FX2 on December 11th

Spider-Man fans can buy the new table for $2.99

Spider-Man's symbiote-powered nemesis, Venom, will be invading Pinball FX2 in December. Developer Zen Studios announced today on their blog that Marvel Comics' Venom will be receiving his own table. The table which will retail for $2.99 in North America (with prices of €2,99 and £2.49 for Europe...

News: Commander Cherry's Puzzled Journey to Mix Kinect, Yoga, and Platforming in 2015

Commander Cherry's Puzzled Journey to Mix Kinect, Yoga, and Platforming in 2015

Bizarre concept

A new title from Grande Games is currently in development for Xbox One, by the name of Commander Cherry's Puzzled Journey. The game will utilise your Kinect sensor to allow you to build platforms using your body, so that the eponymous hero Commander Cherry can wander through the game, collecting pickups. You strike a yoga-like pose...

News: Batman Shows Off New Moves in New Batman: Arkham Knight Trailer

Batman Shows Off New Moves in New Batman: Arkham Knight Trailer

Two more trailers on the way

Publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released a new trailer today for Batman: Arkham Knight. The trailer (which can be seen below) shows Batman infiltrating ACE Chemicals to find out more about his new nemesis - the Arkham Knight. In the video, the Dark Knight demonstrates some new tricks as he pulls off the...

Mega Win Monday: Win Grand Theft Auto V for Xbox One

Win Grand Theft Auto V for Xbox One

It's a steal!

Like the renegade master, Team pX are back once again with another round of Mega Win Monday funtimes This week, we're giving away a digital copy of Grand Theft Auto V for Xbox One, and we reckon that no other description is required. This competition is open to everyone, no matter where you are in the world. As per last week, you can...

News: Some Day One Purchasers Of Xbox One To Get Free Limbo On Release

Some Day One Purchasers Of Xbox One To Get Free Limbo On Release

Let the birthday celebrations continue!

Those bold ones who have supported the Xbox One since day one — who laid down their hard earned cash and subsequently unlocked the mega prestigious achievement — it appears that you may be gifted on this first year anniversary of the launch! Bless your loyal souls. Microsoft have today sent out e-mails...

News: Evolve Will Have Free DLC Maps Says Turtle Rock

Evolve Will Have Free DLC Maps Says Turtle Rock

Give it away, give it away, give it away now.

The public had their first chance to play Turtle Rock studios upcoming 4 vs. 1 (Monster) shooter Evolve last month during the Big Alpha event. As the game moves closer and closer to Beta and it's February 10th release date, some details regarding precisely how DLC will work post-launch have been revealed...

News: New Destiny DLC Trailer Released for The Dark Below

New Destiny DLC Trailer Released for The Dark Below

Crota awaits us all... below the lunar surface.

The first DLC expansion pack for Bungie and Activision's galaxy spanning Sci-Fi blockbuster Destiny, entitled The Dark Below has received a new trailer. Bungie had previously stated that The Dark Below would arrive as a singular download or as part of your Expansion Pass on December 9th and has now...

News: Year One: Sunset Overdrive Free For Everyone On Saturday 22nd!

Year One: Sunset Overdrive Free For Everyone On Saturday 22nd!

Boom!

Microsoft are celebrating the first year of Xbox One by by giving away some great prizes but they've also gone one step further. Tomorrow, Saturday 22nd November, ALL Xbox One owners will be able to download and play the excellent Sunset Overdrive for free, from 5:01AM GMT through to 5:01AM GMT on Sunday. That's 12:01AM ET to 12:01AM ET if...

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

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

Recharged and ready for crazy amounts of gaming!

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...

News: Xbox One Hits 1 Million Sales in UK, Outsells PS4 for Three Consecutive Weeks

Xbox One Hits 1 Million Sales in UK, Outsells PS4 for Three Consecutive Weeks

Good news

Microsoft has confirmed to the UK's MCV that the Xbox One has broken through the 1 million units SOLD (not shipped, but actually purchased by consumers) barrier in the UK. UK retailers are reporting that this is down to the fact that the console has outsold PlayStation 4 in the UK for the last three weeks Xbox UK Marketing Director...

News: HBO Go Arrives Today On Xbox One

HBO Go Arrives Today On Xbox One

Just in time for Hello Ladies: The Movie

The launch of apps for Crunchyroll, MoviePlex and Encore earlier this week left fans wondering when HBO Go would make its long overdue arrival on the Xbox One. Consumers do not need to wonder anymore as the fashionably late HBO Go app has arrived on Xbox One today for North American owners. The application...

News: Halo: Master Chief Collection Patch Launching Today - Details Here

Halo: Master Chief Collection Patch Launching Today - Details Here

Celebrate good times, come on!

It's no secret that Halo: The Master Chief Collection has suffered from numerous bugs, matchmaking issues, and other nasties since the day it hit the shelves. However, it seems that the team at 343 Industries has been slaving away over a hot processor to put together a mammoth patch, designed to fix the majority of the...

News: Defiance Now Free For Xbox 360 Gamers

Defiance Now Free For Xbox 360 Gamers

Defiance without the repercussions

Defiance was a true experiment in multi-media entertainment, as not only could one play the game, but you could also watch the television series and see the universe that the game helped shape evolve. The game didn't do as well as was hoped, sales-wise, but that fact wouldn't stop SyFy network, who had originally...

News: A New Hoverbike is Available in Destiny for Expansion Pass Owners

A New Hoverbike is Available in Destiny for Expansion Pass Owners

The EV-30 Tumbler will also be in the first expansion

A new Sparrow hoverbike is coming to Destiny and it is available now for Expansion Pass owners. Developer Bungie announced the news today on its website. Users without the Expansion Pass will be able to ride the new EV-30 Tumbler on December 9th with the purchase of Destiny's first expansion. The...

News: Microsoft Gives Gifts to Celebrate One Year of Xbox One

Microsoft Gives Gifts to Celebrate One Year of Xbox One

Will you be lucky?

On Saturday, November 22nd, the Xbox One will have been on sale for a full calendar year. To celebrate, Microsoft is offering prize chances to early adopters who got on board with the system early. An "Achievements Celebration" email will go out shortly, which will contain a personalised breakdown of what you have accomplished...

News: Xbox Digital Store Will Have Black Friday Deals

Xbox Digital Store Will Have Black Friday Deals

Discounts ahoy!

Microsoft has put up a new page over at Xbox.com, which shows a countdown to what will likely be a page of Xbox Game Store digital offers, commencing on Black Friday. Suffixed with the promotion title of "The Season of Xbox Continues", it looks as if this could be something that will run for a few days, rather than being limited to...

News: Geometry Wars 3 Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

Geometry Wars 3 Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

Protractors at the ready

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is on the way next week, and Sierra have detailed the bonuses that you'll get if you preorder the game on Xbox One, and also what you'll get if you buy the game within the first few weeks on Xbox 360. The game comes with 50 single-player levels, Adventure and Classic Arcade modes, more than 10...