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News: Destiny: The Taken King Expansion Spotted

Destiny: The Taken King Expansion Spotted

Will it give you wings?

The House of Wolves expansion for Destiny has been in the wild for barely two weeks and already promotions for the next expansion have appeared. According to images of US packs of Red Bull discovered by Twitter user Agrios Endendros, the unannounced expansion will be called The Taken King and Red Bull will be offering...

Out Today: Sparkle Unleashed (Xbox One)

Sparkle Unleashed (Xbox One)

Twinkle, twinkle

If you were a fan of Zuma on the Xbox 360, then there's a good chance that you'll find that Sparkle Unleashed may fill a gap for you on Xbox One. The gameplay concept looks to be very similar, although a moving shooter at the bottom of the screen changes things up as compared to the fixed marble-blaster that Zuma had. The game is...

News: Looks Like BioWare is Preparing More Dragon Age: Inquisition Story DLC

Looks Like BioWare is Preparing More Dragon Age: Inquisition Story DLC

Don't hold your breath for the Hero of Fereldan

It appears that BioWare isn't quite finished with adding new story content to Dragon Age: Inquisition, according to creative director Mike Laidlaw. Responding to a fan on Twitter, Laidlaw very simply revealed that "We're not quite done with story content for DAI just yet." He also went on to deny...

Out Today: Massive Chalice (Xbox One)

Massive Chalice (Xbox One)

Drink up

Alright, so we're a little bit late on this article but we've been super busy -- honest! Okay, so Massive Chalice is now out on Xbox One; it's also free as part of Games with Gold this month so feel free to give it a download and try it out yourself. Massive Chalice is a cool-looking strategy game from Double Fine that began its life on...

E3 2015: Here's Your E3 Conference Schedule

Here's Your E3 Conference Schedule

We got you covered

E3 2015 is just around the corner and - as always - there's confusion over the times of the various conferences that will be taking place. This year, we've got shows from the platform holders - Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo - as well as publisher shows from Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix to look forward to. In order to...

News: Bethesda Teaser Site Code Reveals Fallout 4 Coming to Xbox One

Bethesda Teaser Site Code Reveals Fallout 4 Coming to Xbox One

Bethesda site spills the beans

Bethesda have launched a new teaser countdown site for a Fallout title at http://fallout.bethsoft.com and although no game title is mentioned, it appears that the game is indeed the much-hyped Fallout 4. Not only that, but we've done a little digging into the site's source code and found a few bits and pieces that...

E3 2015: Square Enix Dropping Hitman E3 Hints?

Square Enix Dropping Hitman E3 Hints?

Stealthy as a brick

Square Enix has the next entry in the Hitman franchise in development, and it appears that we may see it at E3. The company has been dropping hints suggesting that it'll be showing off the game at its press conference, which takes place at 10am PDT/6PM BST on Tuesday, June 16th. Indeed, IGN are hosting a party for a "secret...

Rumour: Dark Souls 3 To Be Announced at E3 2015

Dark Souls 3 To Be Announced at E3 2015

Could it be true?

VG247 are reporting that "sources familiar with the matter" have confirmed that Namco will announce Dark Souls 3 at E3 2015. Not only that, but the director of Dark Souls and Bloodborne - Hidetaka Miyazaki - is apparently set to head up the team. Of course, the focus now - if the rumour is true - will fall on WHERE the title will...

News: Microsoft Australia Lines Up Indie-Centric Hardware Bundle With New Controller

Microsoft Australia Lines Up Indie-Centric Hardware Bundle With New Controller

Bundled up

Microsoft Australia has announced that it'll release a limited edition Independent Developers Pack Xbox One bundle in the country soon. The bundle comes complete with the Kinect-free Xbox One, and copies of Hand of Fate, Threes!, #IDARB, The Jackbox Party Pack and Never Alone. Also included are a handful of paid DLC add-ons for Warframe...

News: Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons Making the Jump to Xbox One

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons Making the Jump to Xbox One

USK no questions

Starbreeze Studios' fantastic adventure Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons will be making the jump from Xbox 360 to Xbox One, if the German age rater USK is to be believed. The game was released back in August of 2013 for Xbox 360 and became something of a sleeper hit, picking up some outstanding review scores. Indeed, our very own...

News: Microsoft and Amazon Germany Give Your Gamerscore Value

Microsoft and Amazon Germany Give Your Gamerscore Value

Points into pound notes (or Euros, at least.)

Well, this one knocked us over this morning in terms of what a cool offer it is. Amazon Germany and the German branch of Microsoft's own Store, are offering a deal where you get a discount on an Xbox One console based on your Gamerscore. You can get up to €150 off an Xbox One which, if you've got the...

News: Bigben Confirms Rugby World Cup 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360

Bigben Confirms Rugby World Cup 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360

Trying again

Bigben Interactive have confirmed that they've locked up the licence for the Rugby World Cup from Rugby World Cup Limited, and will be bringing a game based on the tournament - which will be held in England - to both Xbox One and Xbox 360 in September Rugby World Cup 2015 won't be Bigben's first stab at bringing the ever-growing sport...

News: Windows 10 Locked in For July 29th

Windows 10 Locked in For July 29th

Stream on, streamer

Microsoft has confirmed that it will release the latest version of its flagship operating system Windows, on July 29th. Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for those who have Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 on their systems already, with pricing set to be between $110-$150 for those who aren't upgrading. Of course, the operating system...

News: Tachyon Project Gets New Trailer, July Release Date

Tachyon Project Gets New Trailer, July Release Date

Guns blazing

We covered the announcement of Eclipse Games' shooter Tachyon Project back in March and are certainly intrigued by it, even more so after seeing the latest trailer for the game. The title will now launch on Xbox One during July and the developer has claimed that the game is designed as a bit of an homage to classic shooters Xenon 2 and...

News: If Your Converted MS Points Have Expired, Microsoft Will Give You More Time

If Your Converted MS Points Have Expired, Microsoft Will Give You More Time

Good guy Microsoft

Back in the day - as most people know - Microsoft used a system called Microsoft Points for purchases over Xbox Live. Rather than spending actual currency amounts, you'd purchase an amount of points - either via Xbox Live or in card form - and pay for things with them. When this system was retired, Microsoft announced that...

News: Watch Lara Croft Brace the Cold in New Rise of the Tomb Raider Trailer

Watch Lara Croft Brace the Cold in New Rise of the Tomb Raider Trailer

Bigger reveal planned for E3

A brand new trailer for Lara Croft's next grand adventure, Rise of the Tomb Raider, was released today -- but it's nothing more than a big tease. The trailer -- called "Aim Greater" -- doesn't show any gameplay footage, instead showing us a CG Lara scale a large mountain with her pickaxe in a thick blizzard to reach a...

Weekly Wrap: Paradox Edition

Paradox Edition

Open the box!

The Weekly Wrap is our attempt at making it a little easier for you to keep up with Pure Xbox. We know it's hard to keep up with all the news and features so this should get you caught up every Sunday on the week that was. News of the Week: Evolve has received a new Arena Mode. The new Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC has Bruce...

E3 2015: LEGO-Based Minecraft-alike Could be on the Cards

LEGO-Based Minecraft-alike Could be on the Cards

Someone may have jumped the gun

Rumours have surfaced over the last week suggesting that TT Games and Warner Bros. are setting up to announce yet another new LEGO-based title soon. A beady-eyed LEGO fan found an advert on the back of an instruction booklet for the LEGO City "Town Square" set - one of LEGO's newer physical sets - which seems to...