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News: Tekken 7 Announced at EVO 2014

Tekken 7 Announced at EVO 2014

The final battle?

Last night during the yearly eSports championship dedicated to fighting games EVO 2014, Bandai Namco offically announced Tekken 7. The reveal was joined by a tantalising teaser trailer featuring Tekken's iconic and dysfunctional Mishima family at war one again. In the trailer, Kazumi Mishima narrates, believing she must stop her...

News: Final Xbox Ultimate Games Sale Deals Race In

Final Xbox Ultimate Games Sale Deals Race In

A mixed bag.

The Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale is rolling on to its penultimate day, and in addition to the week-long deals that are going on, a new set of price cuts have been announced that are good for the rest of July 14th. All deals end today, including the week-long ones, so get in quick! Its a mixed bag, today. If you haven't got Bioshock...

News: Ultimate Games Sale Day 5 Discounts Left For Dead 2, Peggle

Ultimate Games Sale Day 5 Discounts Left For Dead 2, Peggle

Two good. Two poor.

The Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale is past the half-way point, and in addition to the week-long deals that are going on, a new batch of discounts has been announced that are good for July 12th. Today sees two pretty nice deals, and two somewhat poor deals. It's a mix, alright. Left for Dead 2 - 75% off - £3.74 Madden NFL 25 -...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Eighteen

WGAYPTW becomes an adult

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...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Steals Away On Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale Day 4

Grand Theft Auto V Steals Away On Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale Day 4

Price...busted.

The Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale is past the half-way point, and in addition to the week-long deals that are going on, a new batch of discounts has been announced that are good for July 11th. Grand Theft Auto V gets its price slashed to 50% of its former stature, and there's a nice discount to be had on Ninja Gaiden 2, with that...

News: Karate Chop! Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Rated in Australia

Karate Chop! Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Rated in Australia

Details scarce...

Halfbrick Studios are working on a new version of Fruit Ninja Kinect, entitled - not particularly originally - Fruit Ninja Kinect 2. The game is far enough along in development to have been rated by the Australian Classification who age-rate products for the Australian market. They've awarded it a "G - General" rating. We're...

News: Microsoft CEO Reaffirms the Importance of the Xbox Brand

Microsoft CEO Reaffirms the Importance of the Xbox Brand

Don't worry; Xbox is alive and well

"Microsoft will continue to vigorously innovate and delight gamers with Xbox," wrote Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella today in an email to employees. He also considers the "single biggest digital life category, measured in both time and money spent, in a mobile-first world" just so happens to be the industry we love to...

News: Xbox One July System Update Now Available

Xbox One July System Update Now Available

Snappy!

Microsoft has begun rolling out the latest software upgrade for Xbox One and should be available for everyone today. As we outlined last month, the new update will allow players to immediately snap various apps simply by double-tapping the Xbox Home button on the controller. With this new feature comes a new app called Achievement Snap...

What's Out This Week: July 8th (North America)

July 8th (North America)

Wave goodbye to Bigby

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: Plants vs. Zombies Gets Trimmed For Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale Day 3

Plants vs. Zombies Gets Trimmed For Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale Day 3

Liberation sliced in two, also

The Xbox 360 Ultimate Game Sale is in full swing, and in addition to the week-long deals that are going on, a new batch of discounts has been announced that are good for July 10th (today!) only. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is trimmed, as is Call of Duty: Black Ops II for the millionth time. It's not the best...

News: So, What Exactly IS Happening With Xbox One Dev Kits?

So, What Exactly IS Happening With Xbox One Dev Kits?

The story unwinds...

A long, long time ago. We can still remember how the music used to make us smile. More importantly than that, though, there was a plan for Microsoft to allow any retail Xbox One to be used as a development kit, providing that you were cleared as an ID@Xbox approved developer. The thinking went that you'd sign in to an approved...

News: Shadow Warrior Set For Xbox One Launch in 2014

Shadow Warrior Set For Xbox One Launch in 2014

Remake makes the jump.

Devolver Digital has confirmed that the retro-remake of 3D Realms' Shadow Warrior will be released on Xbox One this autumn. The game is already out on PC, but makes the jump to console platforms at a lower-than-standard price, apparently. We're hearing that a £39.99 RRP is going to be on the cards. The game has been...

News: You Can Play as Ellen Ripley in Alien: Isolation Preorder Content

You Can Play as Ellen Ripley in Alien: Isolation Preorder Content

You're one brave kid.

Creative Assembly has revealed the pre-order content you will find within the Nostromo Edition of Alien: Isolation when it releases in October. The content will offer two playable missions set during the events of the classic 1979 feature film, in which the film's original cast, including Sigourney Weaver, have returned to...

News: New Titanfall DLC Lets You Fight On The Beaches

New Titanfall DLC Lets You Fight On The Beaches

...and you shall never surrender.

Respawn Entertainment has confirmed a few details about the next Titanfall DLC pack. The new pack will be called "Frontier's Edge" and will provide players with three new maps. The first map, Dig Site, has you fighting in an isolated mining outpost. The second, Export, puts you in a hub of mine activity, whilst the...

News: Project Spark Set to Hit Retail in October

Project Spark Set to Hit Retail in October

Starter pack dated and priced

Popular Xbox One creation tool Project Spark is heading to retail, Microsoft has confirmed. The game, which was previously only available via download, will be bundled in the Project Spark Starter Pack along with the Galaxies: First Contact sci-fi pack, the Sir Haakon "Hawk" knight warrior character, and Champions...

News: Gearbox Unveils Battleborn

Gearbox Unveils Battleborn

From Borderlands' 'shooter-looter' to Battleborn's 'hero-shooter'

Gearbox Software's next project has been unveiled and announced as Battleborn. The game is to be set in a distant fantasy future and focused around a group of warriors coming together and overlooking their differences in order to save their universe's last star and stop a growing and...

News: Decreasing Digital Resistance

Decreasing Digital Resistance

Players have accepted the DLC format according to Ubisoft

During E3 back in June, Chris Earl - VP of digital publishing for Ubisoft - sat down with Games Industry to talk about downloadable content and its current status in the gaming community. Earl says that the resistance for digital downloads is decreasing and that certain features of it, such...