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Out Today: Don't Starve: Giant Edition (Xbox One)

Don't Starve: Giant Edition (Xbox One)

Brave the elements. Mind the Giants.

Kiei Entertainment's massively successful uncompromising survival adventure has finally been released on Xbox One. Don't Starve: Giant Edition combines the base game with an extra expansion called Reign of Giants, adding new characters and dangerous for survivalists. In Their Words: Don't Starve: Giant Edition...

News: Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and ID@Xbox Titles Discounted in This Week's Deals With Gold

Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and ID@Xbox Titles Discounted in This Week's Deals With Gold

Nice, nice.

This week's Deals With Gold are live and there's money to be saved on a whole host of ID@Xbox titles on Xbox One, with Rory McIlroy PGA Tour getting a somewhat early discount as well. Everything from The Swapper through to LA Cops and back again is trimmed, while on Xbox 360 players can enjoy savings on Gears of War 3 map packs, Diablo...

News: Games With Gold for September Unlocks Tomb Raider and Crysis 3

Games With Gold for September Unlocks Tomb Raider and Crysis 3

Play Tomb Raider for free before the sequel comes out

One day after Sony announces its September PS Plus lineup, Microsoft follows up with its own Games with Gold freebies. As the norm, there are a total of four free games -- two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360. Beginning on September 1st to the 15th, Xbox One owners can download The Deer God, a 3D...

News: Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Launch Trailer Pays Tribute to Kojima's Legacy

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Launch Trailer Pays Tribute to Kojima's Legacy

The End of an Era

We are officially a week away from the launch of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Hideo Kojima has released what is likely to be his last Metal Gear trailer. Playing tribute to all of the Metal Gear Solid games, the trailer - which is approximately five minutes long - showcases some of the most iconic moments of the...

Out Today: Mega Man Legacy Collection (Xbox One)

Mega Man Legacy Collection (Xbox One)

Mega deal

For $15 today, you can nab the Mega Man Legacy Collection, a compilation of the first six Mega Man titles. It's a wonderful deal, especially when you consider how much these are going for individually on other digital stores. There's also a really cool replay mode so you can show your friends your best run. In Their Words: Mega Man...

News: Rock Band 4 for Xbox One Compatible With Xbox 360 Instruments, But You'll Need an Adapter for Wireless

Rock Band 4 for Xbox One Compatible With Xbox 360 Instruments, But You'll Need an Adapter for Wireless

Unforseen

When Rock Band 4 launches for Xbox One in October, you will be able to just plug your Xbox 360 instruments in and play it using those. However, if your instruments are of the wireless variety, you'll need to make an extra purchase. Wireless players will need to splash out some cash for the Legacy Game Controller Adapter, which will...

News: Bandai Namco Branches Out With Professional Lumberjack and Professional Farmer for Xbox One

Bandai Namco Branches Out With Professional Lumberjack and Professional Farmer for Xbox One

Got wood?

No, you didn't make a mistake while reading that headline. The house the Pac-man built will release UIG Entertainment's Professional Lumberjack 2016 and Professional Farmer 2016 for Xbox One. Professional Farmer 2016 will be the second farming game to reach the console, with the dire Farming Simulator 2015 being released earlier this...

News: Jurassic World Holds On at Top of UK Chart, While Xbox Tears Up Individual Formats Ranking

Jurassic World Holds On at Top of UK Chart, While Xbox Tears Up Individual Formats Ranking

Surprising

LEGO Jurassic World has held on at the top of the UK All Formats chart this week, despite suffering a 14% reduction in sales week-on-week. Dying Light continues its resurgence after retailer promotions pushed it back up to number 10 last week. It climbs to number 8. It's all a bit of a standard reshuffle in the top 10 before we head into...

Round Up: Phantom Pain Reviews Suggest Metal Gear Solid V Hits the Spot

Phantom Pain Reviews Suggest Metal Gear Solid V Hits the Spot

Here comes the pain

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain hits Xbox One and Xbox 360 on September 1st worldwide, and the review embargo lifted earlier this morning. It appears that despite having his name removed from the box, Hideo Kojima's latest is making all the right moves. Note that the game's multiplayer side doesn't launch until October 6th...

Out Today: Adventures of Pip (Xbox One)

Adventures of Pip (Xbox One)

Square-Rooted in Adventure

TicToc Games pixellated side-scrolling platormer Adventure of Pip has been released on Xbox One today in the US. We're awaiting news of a European release. In Their Words: Adventures of Pip revitalizes the classic side-scrolling action platform genre. Pip — the ultimate digital underdog – is a lowly single pixel in...

Out Today: Clash (Xbox One)

Clash (Xbox One)

Clash of the Couch Titans

FennecFox Entertainment's beautiful indie beat-em-up title Clash has been released on Xbox One today. In Their Words: Clash is a beautiful and family friendly game where all ages can play together in a fun and competitive gaming environment. Every character have a unique design and personality, Kibo, the white lion king...

Out Today: Bridge Constructor (Xbox One)

Bridge Constructor (Xbox One)

Build It Up!

Clockstone Studio's cult PC strategy game Bridge Constructor has been released on Xbox One today, complete with the SlopeMania add-on! In Their Words: Become an appraised bridge engineer and architect in Bridge Constructor. Create and design your own constructions and watch the cars and trucks pass over them - or see them fall and...

Out Today: Pure Hold 'Em (Xbox One)

Pure Hold 'Em (Xbox One)

Ante Up!

VooFoo Studio's Texas Hold 'Em poker sim, Pure Hold 'Em has been released on Xbox One today. The follow up to their successful offering Pure Pool, Hold 'Em takes players to the casino to try their hand and win their in-game fortunes. In Their Words: Pure Hold'em is the latest edition of hyper-real gaming expriences from indie developers...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Nine

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Nine

Enjoying the calm before the storm

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...

News: Ubisoft Announce Just Dance: Disney Party 2 for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Ubisoft Announce Just Dance: Disney Party 2 for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Don't stop 'til you get enough. (We've stopped.)

As sure as night follows day, we knew that Ubisoft wouldn't be content with releasing just one Just Dance title this year. Heck no, the French publisher has decided to unleash Just Dance: Disney Party 2 (we honestly don't recall the first one being released) this holiday season for Xbox One and Xbox...

Rumour: Microsoft Planning Disc-less Xbox One Mini Console

Microsoft Planning Disc-less Xbox One Mini Console

This one could go either way

We could barely believe what we were reading, but there's a decent rumour going around that Microsoft are planning to announce a new Xbox One console configuration in October. Chinese Windows Phone site WPDang are reporting that in October, Microsoft will hold a big event to announce the launch of the new Lumia 940 and...