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News: Join The Official Pure Xbox Car Club In Forza Horizon 2

Join The Official Pure Xbox Car Club In Forza Horizon 2

The best drive club

Did you buy Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One today? Are you planning to buy it in the near future? If you answered “yes” to either of those questions, then we think you should consider joining the official Pure Xbox Car Club. Don’t know much – or anything – about Car Clubs? Well, let us provide you with a brief summary of...

Mega Win Monday: Win Metro Last Light for Xbox One

Win Metro Last Light for Xbox One

Something's roaming above

A bit of a late start to the Mega Win Monday contest this week due to a whole host of reasons - mainly that we were still recovering from the gruelling EGX 2014 show this past weekend. Still, to make up for that, this contest will run until Wednesday at midnight (UK time) as opposed to the normal Tuesday closing. This...

Impressions: Cruising Through Stunning Southern Europe in Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One

Cruising Through Stunning Southern Europe in Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One

Dave shares his thoughts on the upcoming racer

The Forza Horizon 2 review embargo has been lifted, and while we don’t have a review prepared and polished for you just yet, we have rounded up some thoughts that we’re excited to share. Actually, our US Editor, Dave Letcavage, will be the one telling of his experiences, as he’s logged the most...

News: Suarez Bite Ban Reaches FIFA 15

Suarez Bite Ban Reaches FIFA 15

No nibbles allowed!

Apparently chewing on another player during an official World Cup game has consequences – both in real life and in the virtual reality. Who knew? It was during Uruguay's game against Italy in the World Cup earlier this summer that the Uruguayan striker and football superstar, Luis Suarez, thought that biting Italian defender...

News: The Crew Beta gets Xbox One Date

The Crew Beta gets Xbox One Date

Burn rubber with The Crew beta

Ubisoft and Reflections have announced that it's time for Xbox One players to take the wheel in their racing title the Crew. So far only PC players have had the opportunity to try the community-based game early, but on the 30th September the beta will take the leap to console. 33 missions and 6200 miles of road will...

News: Alien Isolation Wants to Know How You Will Survive

Alien Isolation Wants to Know How You Will Survive

How will you survive the haunted house in space?

When Creative Assembly released the bombshell that Sigourney Weaver would be returning to the Alien franchise to repeat her role as iconic Ellen Ripley in their upcoming game Alien: Isolation, it became clear that the developers were taking the Alien legacy seriously. The game became one of the games...

News: Comedy Central Hits The Xbox One For US Users

Comedy Central Hits The Xbox One For US Users

Prepare your gut to bust!

So, you've been swamped by Destiny and Titanfall this week. You've shot at Wizards from the moon and Titans from Hammond Industries, so who couldn't use a little comic relief? US Xbox One owners should be glad to know that they can now access the new Comedy Central app via their Xbox One, for free. Television programming...

News: Bungie's Plans For Destiny's Loot System In Update 1.0.2

Bungie's Plans For Destiny's Loot System In Update 1.0.2

It's time for a change, and a change will come!

It was less than 24 hours ago that we reported the "Magic Cave" on Earth within Destiny, where players could attain massive rewards in exchange for very little time/effort input, was "fixed". Well, the community found a new one. This prompted a reaction by Bungie with regard to outlining their plans...

Round Up: Critics Find Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor To Be Precious

Critics Find Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor To Be Precious

Nemesis system said to be a highlight

We've been following Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor with a keen eye since it was announced. Even though the developer, Monolith Productions, has done some great work in the past, we've still retained a bit of skepticism over this extremely gritty and gory portrayal of the Lord of the Rings universe. Plus, it's a...

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

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

Hyrule Warriors, Super Time Force and more Destiny

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: Destiny's Magic Loot Cave Gets Nerfed

Destiny's Magic Loot Cave Gets Nerfed

The dream...is over.

Earlier this week we reported on the location of Destiny's now infamous "Loot Cave," which is located in the Old Russia area on Earth. We did this in order to level the playing field for our readers and their friends, so they could keep up with everyone else that was sure to rapidly level up around them. We also warned people...

News: October's Games With Gold Include Chariot, Darksiders II, and Battlefield: Bad Company

October's Games With Gold Include Chariot, Darksiders II, and Battlefield: Bad Company

A golden lineup?

October's Games With Gold schedule has just been announced! In a move that we rather like, the upcoming ID@Xbox title, Chariot, will be free to Xbox One Gold subscribers when it launches at the beginning of the month. If you aren't aware of what to expect from Chariot, we've embedded the launch trailer below. Chariot is said to...

News: Constructor HD Due to Build a New Home on Xbox One

Constructor HD Due to Build a New Home on Xbox One

Lock it in

A remake of the 1997 mission-based strategy title Constructor is well underway and due to be released on Xbox One next month, if UK retailer GAME is to be believed. They've got the title listed as hitting on November 28th in the UK, for £29.99. Usually we'd fire this up as a rumour, but the retailer has boxart complete with a PEGI age...

News: Titanfall: IMC Rising DLC Releases Tomorrow on Xbox One

Titanfall: IMC Rising DLC Releases Tomorrow on Xbox One

The end is nigh!

Rejoice, pilots! Electronic Arts has just confirmed that the third and FINAL DLC pack for Respawn Entertainment's Titanfall will be available… tomorrow! That's right, as of September 25th, IMC Rising will be accessible to Xbox One players (no official date has been given for the 360 version) including the three distinct and...

Competition: Win D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die on Xbox One

Win D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die on Xbox One

LW2G: Lucky Winner Wins Game

We've already run our Mega Win Monday contest for the week, but we thought we'd jump in and give our new competition system a try with a second giveaway. So, we're giving away a copy of D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die for Xbox One. Rather than ask you to comment to enter the competition, we're giving you multiple ways to...

News: Defense Grid 2 Now Available On Xbox One

Defense Grid 2 Now Available On Xbox One

Get on this side of de fence!

Defense Grid 2, the sequel to 2008's Defense Grid: The Awakening is available on the Xbox One as of now. The original was a critically acclaimed take on the tower defense genre, and was widely embraced by fans of the genre. Defense Grid 2 brings new modes, including online PvP and co-op, and an expanded full single...

News: What's Out This Week: September 23rd (North America)

What's Out This Week: September 23rd (North America)

FIFA 15, Disney Infinity 2.0, CastleStorm, and so much more!

So you're browsing your local retailer's Xbox One and Xbox 360 section and have no idea what new games were released this week. No one seems willing to help and you feel alone and scared. Surely, there must be a way — an easy way — to get the info on the latest releases. Rest your...

News: Pier Solar HD Is Finally About to Launch on Xbox One...Almost

Pier Solar HD Is Finally About to Launch on Xbox One...Almost

The wait is almost over...

Way back in June, we reported that WaterMelon's charming Pier Solar HD had hit some certification issues with regards to its port to the Xbox One. Good news abound though, as the title is finally in final certification now, and is set to be released next month. Pier Solar HD is a title that was created for the Sega Mega...

News: Contrast and Spider-Man Trimmed in This Week's Deals With Gold

Contrast and Spider-Man Trimmed in This Week's Deals With Gold

Saving the world, saving some money

This week's Deals With Gold have gone live on Xbox One and Xbox 360, and the deals may be tempting to some who have been unsure as to whether or not to pick up a certain web-slinger's latest title. Hint: a 33% saving may not be enough for you to want to take the plunge. Elsewhere, Contrast and the still...

News: Rocksmith 2014 Confirmed for Xbox One

Rocksmith 2014 Confirmed for Xbox One

Exclusive to one retailer, though

Back in August we reported that Rocksmith would be headed to Xbox One. Today, Ubisoft has confirmed that this is the case and provided a few more details. The game - which will be all but identical to the Xbox 360 edition of Rocksmith 2014 - will be exclusive to Amazon UK when it launches on November 7th. It'll...

News: Microsoft Sets Xbox One China Release Date to September 29th

Microsoft Sets Xbox One China Release Date to September 29th

Not as big a delay as we thought

Microsoft has set the Xbox One's Chinese release date to September 29th, it was confirmed today. Previously, the system was stated to ship today, September 23rd, but the company ran into trouble with the Chinese government regarding an investigation into whether or not the co-branding deal between Microsoft and...

News: Official: Microsoft Slashes UK Xbox One Price

Official: Microsoft Slashes UK Xbox One Price

We hate to say we told you so

As we reported over the weekend Microsoft has cut the price of the standalone Xbox One in the UK by £20, to £329.99. The price cut makes the console cheaper than the PlayStation 4 in the UK, and has gone live today. Some retailers have started taking preorders on a new bundle comprising of an Xbox One with FIFA 15...