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E3 2014: Riptide GP2 Splashes Onto Xbox One Soon

Riptide GP2 Splashes Onto Xbox One Soon

Wave racer.

One of the more underlooked titles to be confirmed at this year's E3 is a little ID@Xbox game by the name of Riptide GP2. The game is in development with (we assume) Vector Unit, who released the game for the PC via Steam back in March. Water-based racing is the order of the day, and the developer is well-versed, given that they were...

E3 2014: No Revolutionary Females in Assassin's Creed: Unity

No Revolutionary Females in Assassin's Creed: Unity

Resources too sparse to put women on the Parisian frontline

In Assassin's Creed: Liberation, players were taken on a journey with leading lady Aveline; a female assassin of both French and African heritage, splitting her personality between being a noble lady, a catlike assassin and a rebellious slave. A not completely uncontroversial portrayal...

E3 2014: You'll Be Playing The Halo 5 Beta Right Before the Year Ends

You'll Be Playing The Halo 5 Beta Right Before the Year Ends

Are you ready?

One of the bigger announcements at Microsoft's E3 media briefing was the confirmation that Halo: The Master Chief Collection was in fact real, and that it will be released on November 11th. While we can understand the appeal of having updated ports of Halo's 1 through 4 on Xbox One, we were also excited about the Halo 5: Guardians...

E3 2014: Plague Inc. Set to Infect Xbox One

Plague Inc. Set to Infect Xbox One

Create and unleash the ultimate plague!

Ndemic Creations have announced that highly acclaimed Plague Inc: Evolved will be coming to Xbox One via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program. A very unique game in concept and design, Plague Inc: Evolved allows you to create your own pathogens and through highly strategic gameplay, bring the human race to...

E3 2014: Cuphead Gets Animated on Xbox One in 2015

Cuphead Gets Animated on Xbox One in 2015

Take a sip of this footage

One of the many ID@Xbox games that really grabbed our attention during yesterday's torrent of announcements, was Cuphead. Inspired by 1930s cartoons, Cuphead not only pays homage to that era of animation, but it looks so authentic that you'd swear it wasn't a game. Here's a trailer to prove it: The developer,...

E3 2014: Final Fantasy Type-0 Confirmed for Xbox One

Final Fantasy Type-0 Confirmed for Xbox One

Type-0 Comes to X-O

Square Enix has today confirmed via press release that a HD remake of their 2011 PSP title Final Fantasy Type-0 is on the way to the Xbox One. There is absolutely no information about the new version of the game, other than that it is a HD remake, it was formerly on the PSP, and that it's coming out on the Xbox One. We covered...

E3 2014: Family Gamer Goes Hands On With Forza Horizon 2

Family Gamer Goes Hands On With Forza Horizon 2

Tearing up the tracks

Our good friends over at Family Gamer have sent over a couple of videos that they've taken of a recent hands-on session with the upcoming Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One. Andy takes to the tracks to show off his sweet driving skills, and we thought you'd like to check out the action too. So, without further ado, here are the...

E3 2014: Dragon Ball Xenoverse is Kamehameha-ing to Xbox One

Dragon Ball Xenoverse is Kamehameha-ing to Xbox One

Fighting on

Bandai Namco has confirmed that they'll be bringing Dragon Ball Xenoverse to the Xbox One. The game is currently in development with Japanese developer Dimps, who are the team behind the Dragon Ball Z: Budokai titles. Goku, Vegeta, Frieze, and Cell have all been confirmed for the game which - as you'd expect - is a fighter. A mysterious...

E3 2014: Yes, Dead Island 2 Is Also Coming to Xbox One

Yes, Dead Island 2 Is Also Coming to Xbox One

Surprise, surprise!

Despite being shown off during Sony's E3 press conference yesterday - with an absolutely killer trailer, it has to be said - it has been confirmed today that Deep Silver's next step into the world of Dead Island will also be released on Xbox One and PC. Dead Island 2 is due to launch in spring 2015, and features an open-world...

EXCLUSIVE: Sunset Overdrive Q&A

Sunset Overdrive Q&A

Get your energy drinks ready...

Sunset Overdrive is currently wowing the crowds at E3 after a successful showing during Microsoft's press conference. With interest for the title going through the roof, we thought we'd take the opportunity to sit down with Ryan Schneider, Brand Development Director on the game, to see if he could give us a bit more...

E3 2014: It'll Be A Good Christmas for Xbox One

It'll Be A Good Christmas for Xbox One

It could be an X-cellent Christmas for Xbox owners

Based off the news and announcements from the Microsoft Press Conference, it's going to be a good Christmas season for Xbox One owners. Xbox gamers are going to be treated to four highly anticipated exclusives come this fall, so there is plenty here to keep you warn in the cold winter months...

E3 2014: Battlefield Hardline "Important" on Xbox 360

Battlefield Hardline "Important" on Xbox 360

"Vigilante about keeping them all working"

During an interview with IGN, Battlefield Hardline Executive Producer Steve Papoutsis discussed how Visceral Games, the developers of Hardline, are focused to make sure that all Battlefield Hardline platforms “have a nice balance between the performance and the experience”. In the interview it is said...

E3 2014: Criterion Games Developing a New Kind of Racer

Criterion Games Developing a New Kind of Racer

"Going beyond cars"

It looks like Criterion Games — most known for their work on the Burnout and Need for Speed franchises — are busy crafting an ambitious new racing game quite unlike anything we've seen before. Instead of being restricted only to cars, the currently-untitled game will allow players to choose between ATVs, helicopters, boats,...

E3 2014: Dance Central Spotlight Will Play All Your Old Dance Central DLC Tracks For Free

Dance Central Spotlight Will Play All Your Old Dance Central DLC Tracks For Free

Nice touch

Earlier today, Microsoft announced that Dance Central: Spotlight will be released as a digital title for Kinect for Xbox One. Speaking on Spike TV earlier, a Microsoft representative confirmed that the game will ship with 10 built-in tracks, each comprising eight different routines. In older versions of the game, four routines were...

E3 2014: New Minecraft Xbox One Shots Build Up

New Minecraft Xbox One Shots Build Up

Whole bunch of blocks

A new set of Minecraft: Xbox One Edition screenshots have gone live. The new shots show of some sweet Xbox One logos built into the blocks. We all know what Minecraft looks like, right? But it's ALWAYS nice to get some more shots in place. Minecraft: Xbox One Edition launches in August 2014 for - well, surprise, surprise -...

E3 2014: Rainbow Six Returns with Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Returns with Rainbow Six Siege

Back once again

Ubisoft has confirmed that the Rainbow Six franchise will be making a return next year, in the form of Rainbow Six: Siege. The game was shown in pre-alpha form at the end of Ubisoft's conference, and showed a team of five players trying to recover a hostage from a team of criminals. Breaching walls and ceilings, and using tactics...

E3 2014: Shape Up Announced for Kinect for Xbox One

Shape Up Announced for Kinect for Xbox One

New fitness from Ubisoft

Ubisoft has announced a new fitness title designed for Kinect for Xbox One, entitled Shape Up. Unlike other fitness titles, the product takes fitness and applies it to game situations. In the first demo shown, the demonstrator competed against his own likeness from an earlier attempt, in what looked to be a modified version...

E3 2014: Assassin's Creed Unity Gets October 28th Release

Assassin's Creed Unity Gets October 28th Release

Vive La Revolution

Ubisoft has announced that its next-gen exclusive, Assassin's Creed Unity, will be released October 28th. The newest game in the franchise is set during the French Revolution, and will introduce four-player online co-operative to the Assassin's Creed franchise. Assassin's Creed Unity already has its own pre-order page, which...