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News: White Night Dawning on Xbox One In March

White Night Dawning on Xbox One In March

Moody

OSome Studio have confirmed that their atmospheric 1930s-based third-person action puzzler White Night will be released on Xbox One on March 6th. The game was first announced - albeit barely - at last year's E3 but since then, all has been quiet. It's always darkest before the dawn, and all that. White Night blends third-person puzzling and...

News: Demon God Demigra is Causing Mayhem in Dragon Ball Xenoverse

Demon God Demigra is Causing Mayhem in Dragon Ball Xenoverse

A New Antagonist Appears!

Dragon Ball Xenoverse will have a brand new villain for players to battle. BANDAI NAMCO announced today that Demigra the Demon God will be the main villain in the first Dragon Ball title for current-gen systems. Demigra is an all-new character having never appeared in the series before. The Dimps-developed fighting game is...

News: Hideo Kojima Debunks Metal Gear Rising 2 Tease at Taipei Game Show

Hideo Kojima Debunks Metal Gear Rising 2 Tease at Taipei Game Show

"Slice that rumor!"

After a weekend of heated rumor and speculation, Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and Konami producer Ken-ichiro Imaizumi, have denied that a sequel to Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was teased during the Taipei Game Show. The speculation was debunked by Geoff Keighley via Twitter, confirming the tease wasn't for "Metal...

News: #IDARB Available Free, Available Early

#IDARB Available Free, Available Early

Do you even DARB, bro?

In something of a surprise #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box), the new "chaotic eight player eSport jumping future arena ball game" became available for download on the Xbox One store today ahead of it's scheduled arrival on February 2nd. Xbox gold members can download the game for free right now as part of the Games With Gold...

News: Ermac Teleports Onto Mortal Kombat X's Roster

Ermac Teleports Onto Mortal Kombat X's Roster

The Urban Legend Returns

Mortal Kombat X's roster keeps on expanding. Ermac, the personal enforcer of Outworld's emperor Shao Kahn, will be returning in Mortal Kombat X. The news was announced during a NetherRealm Studios Twitch stream. Ermac has a unique history as the character was a rumored unlockable character in the original Mortal Kombat...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Forty Four

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Forty Four

Three amigos set their sights on some familiar targets

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...

News: MagNets Pulling Onto Xbox One Via ID@Xbox

MagNets Pulling Onto Xbox One Via ID@Xbox

Attractive

Indie developer Total Monkery has confirmed that their "arcade-style robot-recycling collect-em-up" MagNets will be releasing on Xbox One in 2015 via the ID@Xbox program. In the game, players are tasked with restoring order to Polarity City, one arena at a time. This is accomplished by capturing enemies in your character's...

News: Badland Jumps to Xbox One in 2015

Badland Jumps to Xbox One in 2015

Game of the Year Edition makes the leap

Finnish developer Frogmind has confirmed that it will be porting its super-successful platform puzzler Badland to Xbox One this year. Under the guise of Badland: Game of the Year Edition, the title will be released in spring 2015 via Microsoft's ID@Xbox program. Badland was named as Apple's iPad Game of the...

News: Project Root Rated and Raring To Go on Xbox One

Project Root Rated and Raring To Go on Xbox One

Shooting in

Argentine developer OPQAM is putting the finishing touches on their top-down open-world shooter Project Root for Xbox One, if the European game rating agency PEGI is to be believed. Revealed at Gamescom 2014, the game was pitched as being one that contains some "Arcade" difficulty. It was also pitched as running at 60fps in 1080p, so a...

News: Two New LEGO Titles Confirmed For Both Xbox One and Xbox 360

Two New LEGO Titles Confirmed For Both Xbox One and Xbox 360

Marvelling at dinosaurs

Warner Bros and TT Games have confirmed that they're working on two new LEGO titles to be released on Xbox One and Xbox 360 in 2015. First up, to coincide with the release of the movie, LEGO Jurassic World is on the horizon. The game won't just feature the new movie storyline though. It'll contain plotlines and characters...

News: EA Access Members Get Battlefield 4: Second Assault For Free This Month

EA Access Members Get Battlefield 4: Second Assault For Free This Month

A little gift...

Those of you who are subscribed to EA Access will be getting a little bonus this month, in the form of the Battlefield 4: Second Assault expansion pack. The main Battlefield 4 game is included in the EA Access "Vault" so is available to play if you're a subscriber. Between January 29th and February 28th, you'll also be able to grab...

News: Square Enix Bringing Action and Stealth Triple Packs to Xbox 360

Square Enix Bringing Action and Stealth Triple Packs to Xbox 360

Lara Croft or Agent 47?

Publisher Square Enix will be releasing two compilations of Xbox 360 titles. Accurately titled the Ultimate Stealth Triple Pack and Ultimate Action Triple Pack, each bundle will include three titles from the appropriate genre. An Amazon.com listing for these titles was spotted by Twitter user extraordinaire @Wario64. Each...

News: February Games With Gold Confirmed

February Games With Gold Confirmed

It draws a free box

Microsoft have confirmed which games will be free in February as part of the Games With Gold plan. First off, on Xbox One, a game that we already knew was coming to Games With Gold has been confirmed as hitting the service on February 1st. That game is #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box). Pitched as "part platformer, part hockey, part...

News: Capcom Confirms Resident Evil Revelations 2 Will Have Microtransactions

Capcom Confirms Resident Evil Revelations 2 Will Have Microtransactions

But only during Raid Mode

The upcoming episodic horror sequel, Resident Evil Revelations 2, will include microtransactions — but only during the games' online Raid Mode, confirmed Capcom. There appeared to be some miscommunication coming out of a recent Spanish presentation event about paying to continue if you die in the game, but a Capcom...

pX Draws: ZOMBIES!!

ZOMBIES!!

Inspired by the release of Resident Evil and Dying Light

We'll be the first to admit that the whole zombie thing has been done to death over the course of the last 10 or so years. Well, really, it all started around the release of 28 Days Later and exploded into a whole new kind of beast when the popular comic book series, The Walking Dead, turned...

News: Reptile Returns In Mortal Kombat X

Reptile Returns In Mortal Kombat X

New trailer shows off a brutal fatality

An old Kombatant will be returning. NetherRealm Studios, in collaboration with IGN as a part of their IGN First series, announced that Reptile will be a playable character in Mortal Kombat X. Reptile, who was a hidden character in 1992's Mortal Kombat, has become a playable staple in the series appearing in...

News: Contest: Win An Exclusive TimeLines Canvas

Contest: Win An Exclusive TimeLines Canvas

One of a kind

A couple of weeks ago, we announced that EPX Games' new collectible card game title TimeLines was heading to Xbox One and that the company had taken to Kickstarter to get the game funded. Well, EPX Games have given us a great prize to give away to one lucky pX-er! They're offering one reader the chance to take away an exclusive...

News: Microsoft Ships 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles Over the Holiday Season

Microsoft Ships 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles Over the Holiday Season

Xbox sales down from last year

Imbedded in their Q2 earnings statement today, Microsoft has revealed that it shipped 6.6 million Xbox consoles during the holiday season while making a revenue of $26.5 billion and a net income of $5.86 billion. While revenue was indeed up for the Redmond-based company, Xbox sales were, in fact, down from last years'...

News: New Adventure Soul Axiom Heading to Xbox One in 2015

New Adventure Soul Axiom Heading to Xbox One in 2015

TRON and BioShock mentioned. Interest piqued.

Wales Interactive have confirmed that their first-person futuristic adventure Soul Axiom will be making the jump from PC to Xbox One late in 2015. The developer is pitching Soul Axiom as a psychological adventure with puzzle elements, complete with dynamic adaptive environments that can be manipulated...