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News: Xbox 360 Gold Unlocked, Free Multiplayer CoD: Ghosts Demo This Weekend

Xbox 360 Gold Unlocked, Free Multiplayer CoD: Ghosts Demo This Weekend

EU, Middle East, South Africa

Microsoft has confirmed that Xbox Live Gold is unlocked this weekend for Xbox 360 in Europe, South Africa, and the Middle East. Until Sunday at midnight, non-Gold subscribers will be able to get on and do most things that Gold subscribers are usually able to do. Not only that, but the lads and lasses over at Activision...

News: New 5pb. Xbox One Titles To Be Announced on Tuesday

New 5pb. Xbox One Titles To Be Announced on Tuesday

But what will they be?

5pb., the Japanese developer behind a veritable stack of Xbox 360 titles, will reveal some new Xbox One games that are in development, on Tuesday at a special show in Tokyo, Famitsu reports. Absolutely no word has been given regarding what the company is working on but we do know that the show will last for an hour and will...

News: Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass Extended

Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass Extended

Two extra packs.

You thought they were done, but it turns out that Turn 10 absolutely have not finished working on DLC for Forza Motorsport 5. The recently released "Meguiar's Car Pack" was scheduled to be the last set, but the company has decided to keep on creating. Anyone that owns the Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass will get two more monthly car...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? -- Issue Twelve

Games. Other games. More games.

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: MOBA announced by Crytek

MOBA announced by Crytek

Arena of Fate coming to PC and Consoles

Crytek, the studio that brought us Crysis and Ryse, is stepping a little outside of it's normal type of audience to make a MOBA called Arena of Fate. This new IP will have you fighting 5-on-5 battles as heroes from famous historical figure to fictional legends in a similar style to that of power houses like...

News: Far Cry Compilation Arriving on Xbox 360 in July

Far Cry Compilation Arriving on Xbox 360 in July

Value all day.

Amazon.com have listed a new compilation featuring the Far Cry series. The imaginatively titled Far Cry Compilation for the Xbox 360 is apparently due to launch in July and will contain the booming Far Cry 2, the compelling Far Cry 3, and the exemplary retro-awesomeness of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon. There isn't much else to share other...

News: Evolve Unleashes on Xbox One October 21st

Evolve Unleashes on Xbox One October 21st

Lock and load

October is already shaping up to a gigantic month for games on Xbox One. We aren't entirely sure how we're going to juggle Batman: Arkham Knight and Dragon Age: Inquisition. We also can't forget the horror-filled Alien: Isolation and the ambitious Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Thanks to today's announcement from 2K Games, we can

News: Metro Redux Detailed For Xbox One

Metro Redux Detailed For Xbox One

60FPS, new trailer, cheap price - lovely!

4A Games and Deep Silver has reconfirmed that Metro Redux is coming to Xbox One this summer, but they've also splashed out on the details a little bit, and provided a new trailer for your enjoyment. The package consists of HD-ified versions of both Metro: Last Light and Metro 2033, complete with re-worked...

News: Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Due In August

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Due In August

Discounted for owners of 360 version

When Minecraft: Xbox One Edition was announced way back when, we assumed that the lads and lasses at Microsoft, 4J, and Mojang would be wringing their hands at the thought of a monster payday. After all, when you consider that the retail version of the 360 edition is STILL sitting at number 4 in the UK All...

News: Powerstar Golf Goes Free On Xbox One...Sort Of

Powerstar Golf Goes Free On Xbox One...Sort Of

Drives towards F2P

Those intrepid gamers over at NeoGAF have spotted something a little bit strange over on the official Powerstar Golf purchase page on Xbox.com. It appears that, unbeknowst to anyone outside of Microsft, the game has been switched so that it is now a free download. The kicker though, is that while you can feasibly play the free...

News: WWE 2k15 Slams Onto Xbox One in October

WWE 2k15 Slams Onto Xbox One in October

Piledriver

2k Sports has announced that WWE 2k15 won't only be headed to the Xbox 360 when it launches at the end of October. Indeed, it'll be making it's debut appearance on the Xbox One, as well. The game is currently in development with Yuke's Future Media (in association with Visual Concepts) and is set to launch on October 28th in the US, and...

News: Xbox One External Storage Allows for Two Devices At Once

Xbox One External Storage Allows for Two Devices At Once

Surely, that should be enough?

Major Nelson has confirmed another wee detail about the forthcoming Xbox One external drive support that will be a part of the June Xbox One System Update. We knew that any drives connected would need to be USB 3.0 compliant, and be at least 256GB in size. What we didn't know, is that you can plug two of them in at...

News: The First Gameplay Trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight is Stunning

The First Gameplay Trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight is Stunning

"Evening the odds" trailer shows off the Batmobile in action

Batman: Arkham Knight — the last game in the Arkham series from Rocksteady Studios — won't be swooping into stores until October 14th, but today Warner Bros. has officially released a gameplay trailer. Unsurprisingly, it's looking every bit incredible as we can expect from a new-gen...

News: Xbox One June Update - External Storage, Real Names, OneGuide Expansion, Auto-Sign In and More!

Xbox One June Update - External Storage, Real Names, OneGuide Expansion, Auto-Sign In and More!

And a couple more things...

The Xbox One June System Update has been detailed by Microsoft, with some pretty cool functionality lined up. Let's jump right in. External Storage The one we've all been waiting for. This update will allow users to plug in ANY USB 3.0 drive with a capacity of 256GB or more, and use it in the same way that the internal...

News: Titanfall Recruitment Poster Generator Goes Live

Titanfall Recruitment Poster Generator Goes Live

Pretty cool

So, you've been looking for a way to convince your friends to team up with you and play Titanfall for ages, and you just haven't been able to work out a way to do it. Well, it seems that the guys at Microsoft can feel your pain. Today, they've put together a nice tool that lets you generate Titanfall "Recruitment" posters for sharing on...

News: EA Sports UFC Trailer Kicks Up The Visuals

EA Sports UFC Trailer Kicks Up The Visuals

Make no mistake, this looks good.

EA has released a new trailer for their upcoming next-gen brawler EA Sports UFC and it really does look impressively shiny. Featuring a single round between Jose Aldo and Anthony "Showtime" Pettis for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, the trailer shows all the preamble, the legendary Bruce Buffer calling the...

News: Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Launches for 360 Today

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Launches for 360 Today

Delayed, but finally here.

Press Play has confirmed to Pure Xbox that the Xbox 360 version of their cinematic puzzle platformer Max: The Curse of Brotherhood will finally be available today. The game was released for Xbox One back in December, and will be one of the first titles in that platform's Games With Gold program, which launches next month...

News: Jet Car Stunts Leaping to Xbox 360, Xbox One

Jet Car Stunts Leaping to Xbox 360, Xbox One

Like a sonic boom

Grip Games has announced that their upcoming indie title Jet Car Stunts will be heading to the Xbox One and Xbox 360 platforms, hopefully this year. The game is set to release on Sony's PS3, PS4, and PS Vita platforms first, but Grip has confirmed that the title is definitely in development for Microsoft's platforms, too. Jet Car...