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News: Xbox 360 Titanfall Delayed Until April 8th

Xbox 360 Titanfall Delayed Until April 8th

April 11th in Europe

Respawn Entertainment has officially announced that the Xbox 360 edition of Titanfall will be delayed by a couple of weeks. Originally due to be launched on March 23rd, the game will now release on April 8th in the US, and April 11th in Europe. The port is in development with Bluepoint Games, and will feature the same 6v6...

News: Review Round-Up: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

Review Round-Up: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

Is Snake's latest excursion a solid one?

Now that the controversial Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has begun infiltrating store shelves, we've decided to poke through the internet to see what other publications have to say about the final product. Below are a select number of review scores and excerpts that we feel should provide you with a...

News: Wal-Mart Blows Used Games Debate Wide Open

Wal-Mart Blows Used Games Debate Wide Open

Set to accept trades from March 26th.

Giant US retailer Wal-Mart is set to blow the used games debate wide open once again as it has announced that from March 26th, customers of the company's US-based Wal-Mart or Sam's Club stores will be able to trade in their video games in exchange for store credit. With 3,100 stores spread across the States,...

News: Guitar, DJ, and Band Hero DLC to Go Offline

Guitar, DJ, and Band Hero DLC to Go Offline

Don't Fear The Reaper

Well, it looks like the bell is finally tolling for the Hero series of music titles, as Activision has announced that they will be terminating DLC support for all Guitar Hero titles, as well as both DJ Hero games, and Band Hero at the end of the month. The announcement was made on the Guitar Hero Facebook page and has been met...

News: Xbox One Heading to 26 New Markets in September

Xbox One Heading to 26 New Markets in September

Coming to join the fun...

Microsoft has today confirmed that Xbox One will be released in 26 new markets this September. Some huge territories will see the system finally being made available, including the much-ballyhooed Japan. With the Xbox 360 only selling through a shade over 1.5 million units in Japan, we're pretty sure that Microsoft isn't...

News: Xbox VP Marc Whitten Says Goodbye to Microsoft

Xbox VP Marc Whitten Says Goodbye to Microsoft

Moving on to newer things

Marc Whitten, Xbox's corporate vice president, has chosen to depart from Microsoft after 14 years to become Chief Product Officer of Sonos. Marc has been with the company since 2000 where he helped deliver the successful launches of the original Xbox, the Xbox 360, and the Xbox One in November of last year. “I have had...

Out This Week: March 18th (North America)

March 18th (North America)

Metal Gear Gaiden Z

So you're browsing your local retailer's Xbox One and Xbox 360 section and have no idea what new games were released this week. No one seems willing to help and you feel alone and scared. Surely, there must be a way — an easy way — to get the info on the latest releases. Rest your worried head young Spartan, because at pX we...

News: Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Wouldn't it be sweet?

Austrian game store Gameware.at may have gotten the jump on the rest of the world this morning, as they've listed Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One as being due for release in 2014. Capcom hasn't so much as made mention of the title undergoing the HD-ification process for consoles, but has just released the Resident Evil 4...

News: Planets³ Pushes Towards Xbox One Stretch Goal

Planets³ Pushes Towards Xbox One Stretch Goal

A way off, but still in with a shout.

A new title currently being pushed on Kickstarter, which has designs on the world-building phenomenon that is Minecraft (amongst other titles) is pushing toward a stretch goal that will see it released for the Xbox One. Planets³ (pronounced "Planetscube") is vaunted to be an open-world RPG that is viewed from...

News: Xbox One Catching Up To PS4 in US

Xbox One Catching Up To PS4 in US

February sales up, or PS4 sales down?

The NPD Group - the guys and gals that take note of things that are happening game and console sales-wise in the US - are reporting that Sony's PlayStation 4 has outsold the Xbox One in the US in February, but that the margin is closing. In January - according to Sony - the PS4 had utterly dominated Xbox One,...

News: Family Gamer TV Takes on Kinect Sports Rivals

Family Gamer TV Takes on Kinect Sports Rivals

Exclusive new footage.

Our good friends over at Family Gamer TV have dropped us a line to let us know about a series of videos that they've posted about Kinect Sports Rivals for Xbox One. They've spent some good time with the game and the team behind it at Rare in Twycross, putting together interviews with Executive Producer Danny Isaac, and Studio...

News: Titanfall Gives Xbox One First Chart Triumph in UK

Titanfall Gives Xbox One First Chart Triumph in UK

Titans ready!

As widely predicted, the beautiful Xbox One FPS Titanfall (#1, New) has boomed its way to the top of the UK charts in its debut week, holding off fierce competition from Bandai Namco's multiplatform Dark Souls II (#2, New). Titanfall hits the Xbox 360 toward the end of the month as well, so it could well hang around in the top ten for...

News: Dungeon Defenders Now Free for Gold Members

Dungeon Defenders Now Free for Gold Members

Oldie but a goodie

We're now halfway through March, which means Xbox Live Gold members can download their second free game part of Microsoft's Games With Gold program. From now until March 31st, Dungeon Defenders (released back in 2011) can be grabbed for absolutely nothing instead of its $14.99 price tag. Developed by Trendy Entertainment, Dungeon...

Hands On: Dark Souls 2

Dark Souls 2

The journey through Drangleic begins

With the original Dark Souls being such a polarising title, and the sequel due to hit the shelves in Europe on Friday, we thought we'd get Pure Xbox's Eric Santana to make his debut here by giving us a quick run down of his impressions of the title. Whenever any of the Souls games are brought up in casual gamer...

News: A Watch Dogs Closed Beta Was Spotted for Xbox One

A Watch Dogs Closed Beta Was Spotted for Xbox One

Please let this be true

Well this sure is interesting. Over on reddit, a screenshot was posted showing a Watch_Dogs closed beta that could be downloaded from the Xbox Games Store. The download is 23GB, although it does say the file is 'unavailable.' Ubisoft announced a few days ago that Watch_Dogs will have a 8-player online free roam multiplayer...

Out This Week: March 11th (North America)

March 11th (North America)

Standby for Titanfall

So you're browsing your local retailer's Xbox One and Xbox 360 section and have no idea what new games were released this week. No one seems willing to help and you feel alone and scared. Surely, there must be a way — an easy way — to get the info on the latest releases. Rest your worried head young Spartan, because at pX...

News: Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Jackdaw Edition

Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Jackdaw Edition

Black Flag's Next-Gen Treasure Chest!

Today, Ubisoft announced details of the Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Jackdaw Edition, which will be released on March 28 in the UK as an Amazon exclusive on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, for £59.99. Along with the main game, the Jackdaw Edition comes with a season pass, giving you access to all available DLC...

News: South Park Hits Top Spot in UK

South Park Hits Top Spot in UK

Thief pushed to second.

Given how close it came to falling by the wayside along with THQ when that company collapsed, South Park: The Stick of Truth is doing incredibly well and has topped the UK All Formats Chart in its debut week. The game did well in review spotlight too, nabbing a nice 8 out of 10. Last week's number one, Thief slips to second...