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News: Batman: Arkham Knight November DLC Launches

Batman: Arkham Knight November DLC Launches

Batman vs Superman Batmobile Online!

Novembers bundle of extra content for superhero epic Batman: Arkham Knight has launched today, featuring content from the upcoming Batman v Superman movie. The 2016 Batman v Superman Batmobile Pack bundles the Batsuit donned by Ben Affleck's Dark Knight along with the Batmobile featured in the film. It is...

News: Bungie Offers Exclusive Rewards For Getting More Friends to Buy Destiny

Bungie Offers Exclusive Rewards For Getting More Friends to Buy Destiny

Do you have any more friends to invite?

Bungie has initiated a brand new promotion programme in Destiny to help bring more people to the game. The new Refer-a-Friend scheme works buy offering exclusive loot to players who can persuade friends - or anyone, for that matter - to play Destiny for the first time, using a referral code. The referral...

News: December's Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games With Gold Offers Up Five Titles

December's Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games With Gold Offers Up Five Titles

Merry Christmas

It's Christmas time (almost) and Microsoft have announced that they'll be spreading the festive cheer by offering up five - count 'em! - titles via Games With Gold in December. From December 1st, you'll be able to download The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing (which will be a new release) for Xbox One and CastleStorm on Xbox...

News: Metal Gear Solid V, PES 2016, Mirror's Edge All Trimmed for Thanksgiving in This Week's Deals With Gold

Metal Gear Solid V, PES 2016, Mirror's Edge All Trimmed for Thanksgiving in This Week's Deals With Gold

Plus Black Friday deals still available

Microsoft have announced this week's Deals With Gold offerings for Xbox Live Gold subscribers, and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is the pick of the list, with 25% off. Elsewhere, some pretty recent titles - WWE 2k16, Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 - see 25% price cuts too while on Xbox 360, Mirror's Edge is...

News: Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One Still a Possibility But 'Very Challenging'

Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One Still a Possibility But 'Very Challenging'

Don't rule it out entirely

An update on whether the Xbox One will be able to play original Xbox games has come from Microsoft today, noting that it is a "very challenging" process and to not expect this feature anytime soon. "We're not looking at original Xbox games on Xbox One yet," said Mike Ybarra, Xbox's main engineering boss on the latest The...

News: Resident Evil 6 Reportedly Shambling Towards Xbox One

Resident Evil 6 Reportedly Shambling Towards Xbox One

In your head, in your head...

Resident Evil 6 is heading to Xbox One, if a recent Korean Game Rating Board leak is to be believed. Originally released in October 2012 for Xbox 360, Resident Evil 6 was met with somewhat middling reviews. A sequel has is yet to be officially announced but is widely rumoured to be on the cards. It was the Korean Game...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Eighty Two

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Eighty Two

A falling out

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 and learn which writer's gaming...

News: Well, This Is One Way of Getting Round an Exclusive Advertising Deal...

Well, This Is One Way of Getting Round an Exclusive Advertising Deal...

Clever

Microsoft may have lost the battle to Sony over picking up exclusive marketing deals for EA's Star Wars: Battlefront, which launched yesterday in the UK, but they seem to have found a way around it in one UK newspaper. This morning's Metro contains a three-eighths feature on the game and on the facing page...well...you can see it below...

News: Here Are Your Xbox One and Xbox 360 Digital Black Friday Deals

Here Are Your Xbox One and Xbox 360 Digital Black Friday Deals

Masses of moolah to be saved!

Microsoft's 2015 Black Friday digital sale has kicked off for Xbox Live Gold members, and a plethora of titles have seen their prices slashed on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. No preamble from us. The list of deals is below, complete with US pricing. If you're an Xbox Live Gold user, you can get these deals NOW. If you...

News: Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 Owners to Get Free Unspecified UEFA EURO 2016 Content

Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 Owners to Get Free Unspecified UEFA EURO 2016 Content

Could be anything

Konami have got the rights to next year's UEFA EURO 2016 tournament and as such, they've already announced that they'll be doing something with Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 to provide the thrill of the tournament in-game. We expected them to release a paid-for expansion to the game that offered the qualifying stages and the...

News: Halo: The Fall of Reach Set to Launch on Disc and Via Video-on-Demand Services

Halo: The Fall of Reach Set to Launch on Disc and Via Video-on-Demand Services

Incoming!

Content Media have sent over word that they'll be releasing the Halo: The Fall of Reach animated series via video-on-demand services on December 1st, and on DVD and Blu-ray on December 7th. The Fall of Reach is adapted from the novel of the same name by Eric Nylund and was previously available as part of the LE and LCE versions of Halo 5:...

News: Halo 5: Guardians Battle of Shadow And Light Content Update Now Available

Halo 5: Guardians Battle of Shadow And Light Content Update Now Available

6.2GB of fun

The first major update for Halo 5: Guardians has gone live as of well, quite a few hours ago. We were drinking coffee and it somehow got past us. Sorry about that. The mandatory update weighs in at 6.2GB in size and will download next time you fire the game up. There's a fair amount of new stuff contained within that download though,...

News: Microsoft UK Gives You a Chance to Win Your Gaming Wishlist

Microsoft UK Gives You a Chance to Win Your Gaming Wishlist

Big prizes ahead

Microsoft have kicked off a Christmas promotion in the UK that could well make your Christmas Xbox dreams come true. All you need to do is head over to the official Xbox Wishlist site and choose up to four Xbox products from the range of console bundles, games, accessories, and Xbox Live credit codes. Once you've done that, you can...

News: Microsoft's Thank You Gift For NXOE Preview Program Users Is...

Microsoft's Thank You Gift For NXOE Preview Program Users Is...

We all love avatars, right?

Microsoft hinted a week or so ago that they would be handing out "something special" for Xbox One Preview Program users who participated in NXOE testing. Well, that something special has been delivered to users today via Xbox Live and it's...an Avatar Item. You remember Avatars, right? Those crazy little characters from...

News: Yoga Workouts Are On Their Way to Xbox One

Yoga Workouts Are On Their Way to Xbox One

Stretch Armstrong

Microsoft has announced the latest patch of content coming to its Xbox Fitness game in the form of yoga called YO:30, a five-part 30-minute-a-session program. "Created exclusively for Xbox Fitness by Hollywood Yoga Instructor Jake Ferree, YO:30 is a 5-workout series designed to help you get the most from your yoga practice in the...

News: Bike Mayhem 2 Races to Xbox One

Bike Mayhem 2 Races to Xbox One

Somewhat familiar...

Our good friend lifelower has sent over a tip regarding a new ID@Xbox title that we assume will be launching soon on Xbox One. Bike Mayhem 2 from Goldmark Studios has been given an age rating in Australia this week, suggesting that development is nearing completion and that it'll be released soon. The game features downhill BMX...

News: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Delayed By Six Months

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Delayed By Six Months

"No compromise on quality"

There's bad news today for those awaiting the return of Deus Ex, as the newest title in the franchise has suffered a not-insignificant delay. Originally due for release in February on Xbox One and other platforms, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will now release on August 23rd, 2016, as announced by David Anfossi, head of Eidos...