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News: Walmart to Allow Part Payments on Preorders

Walmart to Allow Part Payments on Preorders

A different approach...

Walmart seems to be the first US retailer to create a "pay as you go" model with regards to pre-ordering new consoles, for those on a budget. Starting this Saturday, the 24th of August, customers can go into any Walmart store and put down 10% of the purchase price in order to pre-order a console - so $40USD for PS4, and...

Gamescom 2013: Lords of The Fallen Headed to Xbox One

Lords of The Fallen Headed to Xbox One

Fantasy RPG looks to set the standard

Another hour, another announcement from City Interactive. This time, they've confirmed that their upcoming fantasy RPG Lords of The Fallen is most assuredly coming to Xbox One, with development currently being led by Tomasz Gop, former senior producer on The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings. The company have...

Gamescom 2013: Alien Rage Trailer Blasts In

Alien Rage Trailer Blasts In

On XBLA, no-one can hear you scream.

City Interactive has released the first gameplay trailer of their upcoming XBLA shooter, Alien Rage. The game is due for release in autumn 2013, and will feature 14 levels of gameplay, and 10 different weapons to choose from. The game promises some massive bosses to defeat, and features destructible environments...

Gamescom 2013: Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Coming to Xbox One

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Coming to Xbox One

Xbox 360 title will now hit both systems.

Press Play has announced that their formerly Xbox 360-only title Max: The Curse of Brotherhood will also be launched on Xbox One. Game director Mikkel Thorsted said: "We are really proud of Max: The Curse of Brotherhood and it's a dream scenario for us to release the game on Xbox One and Xbox 360. The game...

Gamescom 2013: Exclusive Xbox One Content Coming for The Division

Exclusive Xbox One Content Coming for The Division

Widening the gap.

Microsoft and Ubisoft are teaming up to provide exclusive content for Tom Clancy's The Division, which is set to launch towards the end of 2014. The game is a fair way off, but we're told that there will be exclusive content released both "before and after" the game's launch. No specifics have been given about the nature of the...

Gamescom 2013: Xbox One Call of Duty Premium Bundle Confirmed

Xbox One Call of Duty Premium Bundle Confirmed

Dedicated servers, too!

Call of Duty: Ghosts will be available in a premium Xbox One console bundle, Microsoft has revealed. The platform holder confirmed that the bundle will contain the Xbox One console complete with Kinect 2.0, a copy of Call of Duty Ghosts, and a batch of bonus DLC. The DLC - which will also be available for Xbox 360 and to...

Gamescom 2013: Peggle 2 Confirmed as Xbox One Launch Title

Peggle 2 Confirmed as Xbox One Launch Title

Cool clear!

We kind of knew that this one was coming, especially after the incredibly awkward half-announcement that was made at E3, but Peggle 2 is coming to Xbox One. Not only that, but it'll be a launch title, and a timed exclusive, so you won't see it on other platforms for a while. Very little has been revealed about the game so far, but...

Gamescom 2013: Mojang's Cobalt coming to Xbox One and 360

Mojang's Cobalt coming to Xbox One and 360

Guncraft.

Minecraft developer Mojang has announced that their next title - Cobalt - will be coming to Xbox One and Xbox 360. The game is a 2D platform shooter, that looks like it's been pulled right out of the 16-bit era, and will be a competitive multiplayer title. The game is currently in alpha for PC, and the company have released a trailer,...

Gamescom 2013: Fighter Within Announced For Xbox One Launch

Fighter Within Announced For Xbox One Launch

Beat 'em down.

As we we reported yesterday, Ubisoft is working on a new Kinect-only fighting title by the name of Fighter Within. The game is a spiritual successor to the godawful Fighters Uncaged, which garnered nothing but hatred from gamers when it was released. We're hoping that the improved fidelity of Kinect 2.0 will allow the development...

Gamescom 2013: Microsoft Announces Fable Legends for Xbox One

Microsoft Announces Fable Legends for Xbox One

New and exclusive

Microsoft has announced that they'll be bringing Fable Legends to Xbox One. The game is exclusive to the platform and is in development with Lionhead. 4-player co-op is on offer, and we're told that you can play as either the hero, or the villain. Also, the game is always-online. This is probably the first of many "always-online"...

Gamescom 2013: Microsoft Announces ID@Xbox Self Publishing Program

Microsoft Announces ID@Xbox Self Publishing Program

Two free dev kits for registered developers.

Microsoft has revealed it's solution that allows indie developers to self-publish on Xbox One. The "ID@Xbox" program will provide each registered developer with two Xbox One development kits at no cost, and will allow them to access the full power of the console, Kinect, cloud services, and the Xbox Live...

Rumour: Microsoft to Bundle FIFA 14 With Xbox One

Microsoft to Bundle FIFA 14 With Xbox One

Now this is an interesting angle.

"Two senior industry sources" are claiming that Microsoft is due to bundle EA's upcoming soccer title FIFA 14 with the Xbox One in Europe, all for the announced launch price of £429.99, claims industry rag MVC. Now, there have been many suggestions that Microsoft is going to reduce the price of the Xbox One launch...

News: Konami Confirms Castlevania 3DS Port for XBLA

Konami Confirms Castlevania 3DS Port for XBLA

Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate to get HD makeover.

Konami has confirmed that they'll be bringing a HD remake of 3DS title Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate to Xbox Live on October 31st. The game is a relatively direct port of the 3DS title, as far as we know, barring the HD makeover. No screenshots have been released as yet, but...

News: New Ubisoft Fighting Title Leaked

New Ubisoft Fighting Title Leaked

Beat up your friends with the power of Kinect

Thanks to the wonderful power of the internet and Google's caching feature, a new fighting title from Ubisoft has been leaked, entitled Fighter Within. The title is apparently going to utilize Xbox One and the Kinect 2.0 and will most likely be a sequel to Fighters Uncaged. However, there are some...

News: GTA V Achievements List Uncovered

GTA V Achievements List Uncovered

You'll be playing for a while.

Those stealthy fellows over at Xbox360Achievements have uncovered the final achievements list for Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V which of course, is due to drop in September. From the list available, 17 achievements pertain to the game's much-discussed multiplayer mode, GTA Online. 11 achievements are "secret2,...