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News: Focus Announces FPS Insurgency: Sandstorm for Xbox One

Focus Announces FPS Insurgency: Sandstorm for Xbox One

Gunning for 2017

Focus Home Interactive have confirmed that they'll be publishing New World Interactive's FPS Insurgency: Sandstorm for Xbox One. The game was previously a Source-based PC shooter, but is being rebuilt using Unreal Engine 4 in order to make its console debut. A new story mode and both competitive and co-op multiplayer will be...

Review: Titanfall (Xbox One)

Titanfall (Xbox One)

Boom time.

To say that Xbox One owners have been waiting for Titanfall to arrive is probably one of the understatements of the year. To say that a few gamers who have been thinking about taking the step up to the Xbox One have been waiting to see how Respawn’s new multiplayer-only FPS would fare is also in the same ballpark, understatement-wise...

Review: Deadfall Adventures (Xbox 360)

Deadfall Adventures (Xbox 360)

Buried alive.

When we previewed Deadfall Adventures a couple of months ago, we were promised by the publisher that there was a lot of work to be done. Some graphical elements would be cleaned up, the gunplay would be tweaked, and framerate fixes would be put in place. In short, the normal last-minute polish and clean-up work would be done in order...

News: Xbox One Controller is Wired and Wireless In One

Xbox One Controller is Wired and Wireless In One

Good news for FPS fans

As we all know, FPS fans prefer the slightly lower lag times that can be found by using a wired controller. For most of us, the wireless standard is just fine, but when the difference between life and death is just a tenth of a second away, having a slightly quicker response time from your controller can make all the...

PSA: Sanctum 2 Is Still Due Out Today on XBLA

Sanctum 2 Is Still Due Out Today on XBLA

Problems for UK and European Users

Today's Xbox Live Arcade release - Sanctum 2 - has indeed been released today, but only in certain territories. The first-person-shooter/tower-defense/realtime strategy title is indeed available to download for US users, for 1,200 MSP. But here in the UK, the products game page has been removed from Xbox.com, and...

Review: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 (Xbox 360)

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 (Xbox 360)

Hit and miss.

In the FPS market, the idea of stealth is very much overlooked. That sounds like a crazy thing to say given that every other game that involves gunplay also involves at least one mission where you have to navigate behind obvious cover points to avoid detection, taking out clueless enemies one by one. What we mean is that while hiding...