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News: You Have Won A Beauty Contest: Assassin's Creed Monopoly Headed to Europe

You Have Won A Beauty Contest: Assassin's Creed Monopoly Headed to Europe

Throwing doubles

It isn't just Unity and Rogue that the super-dedicated European Assassin's Creed fanbase have to look forward to playing in the next few months, it has been announced. They'll have to put the controller down and gather a group to play a few rounds of Assassin's Creed Monopoly too, which will be made available in Europe later this...

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

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

Fire Emblem, Road Not Taken, Tomb Raider and more!

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: Team 17's Flockers Coming to Xbox One

Team 17's Flockers Coming to Xbox One

Not just a PC game anymore

Legendary British software house Team 17 will be bringing their next game - Flockers - to Xbox One, it was revealed today. The game had already been announced for PC a while ago, was outed by the German classification system, USK. They've given the game a 16 rating thanks to some of the dark humour contained within it...

News: Moore: EA Won't Remove Games From Access Vault

Moore: EA Won't Remove Games From Access Vault

Sets minds at rest

When EA announced their new Netflix-alike subscription service for Xbox One, everybody had one fear in mind. If they were to subscribe to the service and really start to get into a game that was provided as part of the unlimited-access "EA Vault", what happens when EA decide to just remove the title from the service? Well, in an...

News: Next-Gen Motion Capture Paint Makes Next-Gen Tomb Raider Creepy

Next-Gen Motion Capture Paint Makes Next-Gen Tomb Raider Creepy

A more realistic Lara?

Actress Camilla Luddington, more known as Lara Croft from the latest Tomb Raider, posted a picture on her personal Twitter page showing off the latest in motion caption — a fluorescent paint that is sprayed directly on to the (clothed) body. The spray is used to give more reference points while capturing. While normal...

News: Grip Games Announces Unmechanical Extended for Xbox One

Grip Games Announces Unmechanical Extended for Xbox One

Escape puzzler leaps in from PC

Grip Games has confirmed that they'll be bringing a special edition of their PC puzzler Unmechanical to the Xbox One in the future. Unmechanical: Extended is the title of the new package, which sees the critically-acclaimed game jump to Microsoft's platform, at the same time as PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and...

News: Microsoft To Release Xbox One Digital TV Tuner in Europe

Microsoft To Release Xbox One Digital TV Tuner in Europe

DVB-to-USB device to go on sale in October

We didn't see this one coming, but Microsoft has today confirmed that they'll be releasing a device that does away with the requirement to have a cable box plugged in to your Xbox One in order to watch TV. The Xbox One Digital TV Tuner will be available in the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain, and...

News: Crytek Confirms Ryse is Jumping To PC

Crytek Confirms Ryse is Jumping To PC

So long, exclusive

Crytek has confirmed that Ryse: Son of Rome will be leaping to PC systems this autumn. The game will be published by Crytek themselves via digital channels, with Deep Silver being responsible for the needed for stores. The new release will come complete with all DLC that has been released for Xbox One, and will also support a...

News: Yep, A Forza Horizon 2 Demo is Coming Soon

Yep, A Forza Horizon 2 Demo is Coming Soon

Tear it up

A demo for Forza Horizon 2 is apparently in the cards with an announcement coming soon, revealed creative director Ralph Fulton on Twitter. Fulton took the time to reply back to an impatient fan asking when players can expect to see a demo, saying that "a demo date will be announced soon." It is highly possible the news will be announced...

News: Evolve Gets Delayed to February 2015

Evolve Gets Delayed to February 2015

Monster slaying will have to wait

Evolve has been pushed back four extra months from its original October 21st release date to February 10th, 2015, revealed Take-Two in their recent financial report for Q1 2015. From the creators of Left 4 Dead, Evolve is a fast-paced four-versus-one multiplayer experience in which four players work together to...

News: Guacamelee Developer DrinkBox Studios is Working on Another Game Alongside Severed

Guacamelee Developer DrinkBox Studios is Working on Another Game Alongside Severed

Is it more Guac or Mutant Blobs, or is it something else entirely?

Recently, we mused about the potential for DrinkBox Studios' upcoming touch-based action-adventure game, Severed, to come to Xbox consoles by utilizing the gesture recognition of Kinect. With the studio appearing to be extremely passionate about this game, and considering the...

News: Deals With Gold, Permanent Price Cuts, and a Big Capcom Sale Aim to Empty Your Wallet

Deals With Gold, Permanent Price Cuts, and a Big Capcom Sale Aim to Empty Your Wallet

Surely there's something here for you

On top of the usual Deals With Gold offers that grace us weekly, Major Nelson has announced a handful of permanent price drops and also unveiled a fairly beefy list of Capcom games currently on discount. Starting today, Dead Rising 3, Forza 5, Kinect Sports Rivals, and Ryse will run $49.99, both at retail and...

News: The Competitive Platformer SpeedRunners is Coming to Xbox One

The Competitive Platformer SpeedRunners is Coming to Xbox One

Sprinting onto the scene next year

Publisher and co-developer, tinyBuildGAMES, today announced that they'd be bringing their high-intensity platformer SpeedRunners to Xbox One sometime in 2015. SpeedRunners is an accessible side-scroller that's about superheros racing to see who can reach a crime scene first — apparently, the city is populated...

News: Assassin's Creed Rogue Official Reveal Trailer Released

Assassin's Creed Rogue Official Reveal Trailer Released

Kill Assassins and pet penguins

Ubisoft has officially revealed Assassin's Creed Rogue for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, which will take the series in a brand new direction. In Assassin's Creed Rogue you will play as Assassin-turned-Templar Shay Patrick Cormac during the Seven Years' War and will fill in the crucial gaps between Assassin's Creed III,...

Rumour: Grand Theft Auto V to get Heists... and Zombies?

Grand Theft Auto V to get Heists... and Zombies?

Leaked source code teases online heists and undead

Rockstar have been teasing proper heisting in the Grand Theft Auto V online mode since release, but so far nothing has happened in this area. But with the game being confirmed for a next-gen release, could this mean we're moving closer? Modders have pulled source code from the game revealing that...

Rumour: Assassin's Creed Rogue Coming to Xbox 360

Assassin's Creed Rogue Coming to Xbox 360

Another Creed hit by a leak?

It appears that the long rumored Assassin's Creed Rogue has been leaked, along with a release date. The news comes from multiple sources who quickly uploaded a collection of images to NeoGAF. The images, taken with a camera, appear to be from the reveal trailer for Assassin's Creed Rogue, which is yet to be released...

News: New Xbox One Bundle Paired with Madden NFL 15

New Xbox One Bundle Paired with Madden NFL 15

Bundle drops alongside Madden NFL 15

Madden NFL 15 drops on the 26th this month. If you're still thinking about purchasing an Xbox One and you're also interested in the new Madden, you might want to hold on to your wallet until the 26th as Microsoft will then also release the Xbox One paired up with the game. Just like Microsoft did with the...