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News: Song of Horror Kickstarter Closes in on Final Week

Song of Horror Kickstarter Closes in on Final Week

Not looking good

The Kickstarter campaign for Protocol Games' third-person survival horror title Song of Horror is running toward its final week, and currently needs more backers to step in and help to save the campaign. Song of Horror is being pitched as an "old-school inspired" title that will feature up to 16 different characters from different...

News: Sierra Confirms Second Chapter of King's Quest is Due in December

Sierra Confirms Second Chapter of King's Quest is Due in December

Two of five

Sierra have confirmed that the second part of The Odd Gentlemen's King's Quest revival will launch on December 16th for Xbox One and Xbox 360. Entitled King's Quest: Rubble Without a Cause, the series takes players back to King Graham's first test as the ruler of Daventry, when a band of goblins holds the kingdom hostage. This is the...

Rumour: Remastered Dead Island Collection En Route to Xbox One?

Remastered Dead Island Collection En Route to Xbox One?

Not such as redux-ulous notion

An eagle-eyed NeoGAF user has spotted an unannounced title on his favourite retailer's website this morning, and it could suggest that a new collection is on the way to Xbox One. Indeed, Dutch retailer Bart Smit has listed Dead Island Redux for Xbox One and other platforms, with a sale price of just 39,99 EUR. There's...

News: Watch Out For New Quantum Break Footage at The Game Awards 2015

Watch Out For New Quantum Break Footage at The Game Awards 2015

Get the energy drinks out, UK folks

The Game Awards 2015 are almost upon as, and as well as the previously confirmed Far Cry Primal premiere, it looks like there will be a few more surprises in store. One title that will definitely be getting a look-in will be Remedy's Quantum Break, which will get the premiere treatment at the show. We're told...

News: Rise and Shine! Super Awesome Hyper Dimensional Mega Team Releases New Trailer

Rise and Shine! Super Awesome Hyper Dimensional Mega Team Releases New Trailer

Yes, that's their name

Rise & Shine is a platform shooter that was first confirmed as coming to Xbox One back at E3. Things have been a bit quiet since then, but developers Super Awesome Hyper Dimensional Mega Team (ok, then) have released a new trailer from the game. The game stars Rise who lives in a world of classic videogame characters -...

News: Headup Games Set to Bring In Between to Xbox One

Headup Games Set to Bring In Between to Xbox One

Outside In

German age raters USK have confirmed that Headup Games' PC/Mac/Linux platformer In Between will be coming to Xbox One. The game is set inside the mind of a man who has been hit by a cruel twist of fate. You have to journey through his head - which consists of more than 60 puzzles and which doesn't always obey the laws of physics - with...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Eighty Three

All over the place

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 writer's gaming...

News: Xbox One and Xbox 360 Digital Black Friday Bonus Weekend Deals Go Live

Xbox One and Xbox 360 Digital Black Friday Bonus Weekend Deals Go Live

You want more? Here it is!

In addition to a pretty chunky list of Xbox One and Xbox 360 "Black Friday Week" deals AND this week's Deals With Gold offerings, Microsoft have added a slew of new discounts on Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles for Black Friday weekend. There's a whole bunch of decent titles to be found in this list as well, from the likes of...

News: Dying Light: The Following DLC Is So Big, It'll Cost You Extra

Dying Light: The Following DLC Is So Big, It'll Cost You Extra

Two Weeks' Notice

It has been revealed that the much-anticipated story DLC for Dying Light, The Following has become such an enormous project that developers Techland have had to increase the price. The extra content, which has yet to be given a definitive release date, will see protagonist Kyle Crane venturing to a dangerous and enormous outback...

News: New Project Cars DLC Adds Three Tracks and Four New Vehicles

New Project Cars DLC Adds Three Tracks and Four New Vehicles

Road to Rouen

Slightly Mad Studios have released the latest DLC pack for Project Cars on Xbox One, this time bringing some sweet old-school 1960s Lotus vehicles into the spotlight. The Classic Lotus Expansion will set you back £5.99 and contains the 1965 Lotus Type 40 Ford, 1963 Lotus Type 25 Climax (F1), 1966 Lotus Type 38 Ford (Indy) and the...

News: Don't Panic! Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae Is Definitely Coming to the West

Don't Panic! Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae Is Definitely Coming to the West

PEGi says so

Japanese developer Zenith Blue's debut title Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae will be released in the UK and Europe, it has been confirmed. Announced for Xbox One back in July, the game was obviously coming to the console in Japan, but questions were raised over whether or not it would make the jump across the ocean to other parts of the world,...

News: Sociable Soccer Kickstarter Cancelled, But Game May Still Make it to Xbox One

Sociable Soccer Kickstarter Cancelled, But Game May Still Make it to Xbox One

Missed the goal

Last week, we reported that Sensible Soccer legend Jon Hare had returned to put together a new spiritual successor to the game, funded by Kickstarter. It turns out that things weren't going so well on the funding side for Sociable Soccer (that name may have put a few off, if we're honest), so the Kickstarter has now been cancelled...

News: HandyGames Confirms Dynamite Fishing World Games is in Development for Xbox One

HandyGames Confirms Dynamite Fishing World Games is in Development for Xbox One

Row, row, row your boat

HandyGames have Super Party Sports: Football coming to Xbox One on December 4th (our review is in progress) and have confirmed to Pure Xbox that they're also working on bringing their popular PlayStation 4 and mobile title Dynamite Fishing - World Games to Xbox One as well. The arcade title sees players sailing along in...

News: Endless Runner Shred It! Looks to Carve a Path to Xbox One

Endless Runner Shred It! Looks to Carve a Path to Xbox One

Triple lutz into a triple salchow...that's snowboarding, right?

If you're a snowboarding fan who loves endless runners on Xbox One (admittedly, the chances of that demographic really even existing is quite slim) then EM Studios might well be about to serve you up a title that plays right into your wheelhouse. Shred It! is a snowboarding endless...

News: D/Generation Set to Make Some Noise on Xbox One

D/Generation Set to Make Some Noise on Xbox One

D/Generation-X(box)

West Coast Software will be releasing the HD remake of the popular adventure D/Generation on Xbox One soon. The game has been given a 7+ rating by European age raters PEGI, with an age rating suggesting that the game's release isn't far off. Back when the original was released in 1991 for 16-bit platforms by Mindscape, it...

News: Far Cry Primal Gameplay Premiere to Occur During The Game Awards 2015

Far Cry Primal Gameplay Premiere to Occur During The Game Awards 2015

Prehistorical

Ubisoft will debut the first gameplay footage of Far Cry Primal during The Game Awards 2015, host Geoff Keighley has confirmed. The game will show up alongside nine other as-yet-unannounced world premieres that are set for the show, which takes place on December 3rd at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Far Cry Primal is currently...