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News: Does the Minecraft Movie Have Its Director?

Does the Minecraft Movie Have Its Director?

Night at the Nether

According to Deadline, Warner Bros. have entered talks with Night at the Museum helmer, Shawn Levy, to direct the upcoming Minecraft Movie. Levy is a high-concept director, best known for his work on the Night at the Museum series, having produced and directed all three installments. Warner Bros acquired the movie rights to...

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

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

Bet you can't top this lineup.

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: Project CARS Delayed Until March on All Formats

Project CARS Delayed Until March on All Formats

Shame...

Namco Bandai has confirmed that Slightly Mad's Project CARS has been delayed on all formats until 20th March, 2015. The game was due to be released in November on Xbox One. Eurogamer reports that the developer has confirmed that they wished to move the game away from the competitive holiday season, and also that the extra time would allow...

News: Fox Delays Hitman Movie 'Agent 47' To Avoid Crowded Launch Schedule

Fox Delays Hitman Movie 'Agent 47' To Avoid Crowded Launch Schedule

Pushed back, stealthily

Fox has delayed the upcoming movie based on the Hitman game franchise, entitled Hitman: Agent 47. Originally slated for a February 27th, 2015 release, the movie has been pushed back after a number of studios, including Paramount Pictures and The Weinstein Company, reshuffled their decks to ensure that their movies weren't...

News: DLNA Support And More Confirmed For October Xbox One Update - Rolling Out Now

DLNA Support And More Confirmed For October Xbox One Update - Rolling Out Now

Streaming forward

Microsoft has confirmed the final details of the Xbox One's October system update, and it's a little bit of a doozie. Some of the updates have already been confirmed of course, as they've previously rolled out to Xbox One owners who are in the Preview Dashboard program, but a few items are new. Let's cut to the chase and count it...

News: RPG Card Game Hand of Fate Confirmed for Xbox One Release

RPG Card Game Hand of Fate Confirmed for Xbox One Release

Kickstarted and running ahead

Defiant Development has confirmed that their Kickstarted "RPG, rogue-like and action-adventure" card game Hand of Fate will be coming to Xbox One in January 2015. The game reached $54,095 (Australian) of a $50,000 goal when it launched on Kickstarter back in November 2013, and was confirmed for release on PC,...

News: Microsoft Confirms Assassin's Creed Unity Xbox One Bundles

Microsoft Confirms Assassin's Creed Unity Xbox One Bundles

Fantastic deal

We reported on it earlier in the week, but Microsoft has now confirmed that an Assassin's Creed: Unity Xbox One bundle will be available at retailers from November 2nd in the US, and November 4th in the UK. The bundle will be available in all territories where Xbox One is sold, barring Japan. The bundle is available in two flavours,...

News: Confirmed: Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare Added to EA Access Vault

Confirmed: Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare Added to EA Access Vault

Could be...

UPDATE (15/10/14): The game has now been added to the EA Access Vault, so you can download it and play right now if you're an EA Access subcriber. Original article follows. Yesterday, Microsoft sent out their regular Xbox Insider email to users across the UK. That's not surprising. They do it every now and again. What most people won't...

News: Deals With Gold Discounts Rayman, Outlast, and a Stack of Dragon Age

Deals With Gold Discounts Rayman, Outlast, and a Stack of Dragon Age

Quality, not quantity

This week's Deals With Gold have been set live, and while they're few in number, there's some good love for the Xbox One in the form of a decent discount for Rayman Legends. Easily one of the finest platforms on any system the game gets 40% trimmed from the price this week. Worms Battlegrounds gets a similar shave, and there's...

News: Killer Instinct Season Two Launches Wednesday on Xbox One

Killer Instinct Season Two Launches Wednesday on Xbox One

C-C-C-C-Combo!

Microsoft has confirmed that the second season of Killer Instinct will be released tomorrow, October 15th, worldwide for Xbox One. The new season contains eight new (to the reboot) characters. TJ Combo, Maya, Riptor, and Cinder return to the series, and four all new characters will make an appearance. A battle-hardened war golem, a...

News: Vine App Now Available for Xbox One

Vine App Now Available for Xbox One

We'd finish this sentence but we don't have the....

Microsoft has released a new app for Xbox One which allows you to watch content from Vine. The new app is the first Vine app built specifically for TV use, and allows you to check out popular Vines, or explore Vine channels such as Art, Music & Dance, and Comedy. Playlist support is in place,...

News: Pachter: Xbox One Outsold PlayStation 4 in September in US

Pachter: Xbox One Outsold PlayStation 4 in September in US

Analyst weighs in

Divisive analyst Michael Pachter of Wedbush Morgan is predicting that Sony's long US winning streak is over, at least for September. Pachter is estimating that Microsoft sold through 325,000 Xbox One consoles in the States in September, compared to 250,000 PlayStation 4 sales. He puts this down to Microsoft's "free game" offering...

News: 2k Sports Confirms WWE 2k15 DLC Details and Pricing

2k Sports Confirms WWE 2k15 DLC Details and Pricing

Just...wow.

As we reported last week, 2k's new grappler WWE 2k15 will be getting some DLC, and a season pass to make the purchase of said DLC a little bit cheaper. Well, sort of. Today, 2k has confirmed the waves of DLC that people will be able to buy for the game, and has also confirmed that not all DLC packs will be covered by the season pass...

Roundup: The Evil Within Scares Up Review Scores Worth Shining A Light On

The Evil Within Scares Up Review Scores Worth Shining A Light On

Survival horror is back?

Potential customers aren't typically comforted when review scores for the game they're interested in haven't been made public before release day. That's not to say that a lack of reviews automatically means the game in the spotlight is going to be bad, but unfortunately in many cases the trepidation ends up being warranted...

News: Assassin's Creed Unity Xbox One Bundle Leaked, Includes Black Flag

Assassin's Creed Unity Xbox One Bundle Leaked, Includes Black Flag

Quite the deal

Austrain retailer Gameware has listed (and since removed) an official Xbox One bundle that's been designed to coincide with the release of Assassin's Creed: Unity on November 11th. The bundle has not yet officially been confirmed by Microsoft or Ubisoft, but it appears to be available in both Kinect and non-Kinect flavours, and will...

Mega Win Monday: Win DiveKick for Xbox One

Win DiveKick for Xbox One

Dive...and kick!

It's Monday, so that must mean that it's time for some prizes. This week, we've snagged two copies of DiveKick: Addition Edition Plus for Xbox One to give away, and all you have to do to be in with a chance of winning, is enter the contest using the options below. https://gleam.io/pV9QX/divekick-xbox-one The contest runs until...

News: South Park Pinball Coming to Pinball FX2 This Week

South Park Pinball Coming to Pinball FX2 This Week

That's mah pot pie!

Zen Studios have confirmed that they'll be bringing two new tables based on South Park to Pinball FX2 this week. The two tables are South Park: Super Sweet Pinball and South Park: Butters' Very Own Pinball Game! and will be launched on October 15th on Xbox 360, and October 16th for Xbox One. The two-pack will cost...

News: Resident Evil TV Series In The Works

Resident Evil TV Series In The Works

If it doesn't work on film...put it on TV!

It appears that both Capcom and Sony have finally had enough of the long-running Resident Evil film franchise and are ready to move on, as plans have been announced that they plan to develop a Resident Evil TV series once the next film has been released, according to Variety. The series will be developed...

News: FIFA 15 Scores Again at Top of UK Chart

FIFA 15 Scores Again at Top of UK Chart

Holds off some big attacks

EA's FIFA 15 has held on to the top spot in the UK chart for a third week, despite taking a 60% drop in sales week-on-week. The game held off strong challenges from Alien: Isolation which jumped in to second position, with Sony's disappointing DriveClub only taking the number five spot in its debut week. Forza Horizon 2...

Editor's Opinion: Our Resolution Resolution

Our Resolution Resolution

Drawing some lines.

Whereas every other site on the planet seems to take pride in reporting that the latest multi-platform title runs at this resolution or that resolution, you may have noticed that we don’t really run articles about how many lines are on a screen. Indeed, some sites appear to almost salivate when even a new Xbox One exclusive...

News: Fantasia: Music Evolved Demo Now Live on Xbox One

Fantasia: Music Evolved Demo Now Live on Xbox One

Get the funk out of here

Harmonix is reporting that a demo for their upcoming Kinect-powered music title Fantasia: Music Evolved is now available via the Xbox One Games Store. The demo weighs in at a shade over 1.6Gb. Early player reports are very good so far for the game, which takes a somewhat innovative approach to the music genre. We'll hope to...