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News: This Week's Deals With Gold Involve Fast Cars, Wrestlemaniacs, and Monstrous Monsters

This Week's Deals With Gold Involve Fast Cars, Wrestlemaniacs, and Monstrous Monsters

Decent sales on Xbox One and Xbox 360 games

This week's Deals With Gold details have arrived, and there seems to be a nice balance between Xbox One and Xbox 360 offers. The discounts themselves might be a bit conservative in some cases, but we'd say games like Forza Horizon 2, Evolve, and Threes! are worth looking into if you need something new to...

News: Grand Theft Auto 5 Steals Top Spot in UK

Grand Theft Auto 5 Steals Top Spot in UK

Just as they thought they were out...

Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V has climbed to the summit of the UK All Formats chart once again, usurping Dying Light from the top of the stack. It means that the game has claimed eight weeks in total at the top of the chart, leaving it two short of a series best, held by the PlayStation 2 edition of Grand Theft...

News: Nintendo Beats Them All in February US Sales Race

Nintendo Beats Them All in February US Sales Race

Close for second

February's NPD US hardware and software sales figures have been released and - to absolutely nobody's surprise - Nintendo has scalped the top spot in terms of units sold. The 3DS family (comprising the New 3DS XL, 3DS XL, 2DS, and 3DS) netted some 395,000 sales, putting them at the top of the tree. Sony scored the title of...

News: Dying Light Survives at Number One in UK All Formats Chart

Dying Light Survives at Number One in UK All Formats Chart

No vaccine required

Dying Light has remained at the top spot in the UK Official All Formats Chart for a second week, holding off Grand Theft Auto 5, FIFA 15, and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. The game only hit UK stores in physical form a couple of weeks ago, hence it just appearing on the chart last week. Elsewhere, Rebellion's Zombie Army...

News: This Week's Deals With Gold Unites Sisters, Spiders, and Assassins

This Week's Deals With Gold Unites Sisters, Spiders, and Assassins

Discounts on Xbox 360 Rockstar games, as well

It's Tuesday. That means we're treated to another bundle of Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales thanks to Deals With Gold. We've rounded up the details and organized them below. All of the following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members from now until March 9th. Xbox One Deals: Amazing Spider-Man 2...

News: GAME Slashes Xbox One 1TB Price in UK

GAME Slashes Xbox One 1TB Price in UK

For a limited time only

UK retailer GAME has slashed the price of the Xbox One 1TB console, and has added an extra game to the mix for added value. Pitched as a "when it's gone, it's gone" offer, the new deal allows gamers to pick up a 1TB Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Xbox One, complete with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, and Forza Motorsport 5,...

News: Deals With Gold Returns With Sleeping Dogs, Thief Getting Slashed

Deals With Gold Returns With Sleeping Dogs, Thief Getting Slashed

Last week's Ultimate Game Sale is over, but Microsoft has announced that a new slate of Deals With Gold has gone live to replace it. In the mix this week, are the likes of Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition and Thief, while Xbox 360 owners get access to similar cuts, alongside a deep discount on Hitman Absolution. The full list of deals are below,...

News: Microsoft Announces Ultimate Game Sale Weekend Bonus Offers

Microsoft Announces Ultimate Game Sale Weekend Bonus Offers

Even more deals

In addition to the wave of existing Ultimate Game Sale offers that were announced earlier in the week (and that you can see here), Microsoft have unveiled a new batch of titles that will get their prices chopped this weekend. The likes of the Killer Instinct Complete Collection and Halo: Master Chief Collection are trimmed, and there...

News: Lords of the Fallen Removed From Ultimate Game Sale Amidst Confusion

Lords of the Fallen Removed From Ultimate Game Sale Amidst Confusion

Wait, what, who?

The ongoing Xbox Live Ultimate Game Sale is indeed careening on, providing some great savings across a number of Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles. However, one title - Lords of the Fallen - appears to have been included by mistake. The title was available for £7.50 yesterday (we pretty much all bought it!) down from the full price of...

News: Ultimate Game Sale Goes Live: All The Deals Here

Ultimate Game Sale Goes Live: All The Deals Here

Extra, extra....savings!

The Xbox Live Ultimate Game Sale appears to be rolling out across the world, and there are some great savings to be had. We'll keep this list updated as we find more. Please be aware that prices may not be available worldwide, although most will translate well. Lords of The Fallen for example, is live now for £7.50 in the...

News: New Deals With Gold Won't Drive You Quackers

New Deals With Gold Won't Drive You Quackers

What the duck?

This week's scheduled round of Deals With Gold have been announced and while they won't set the world alight, there may be a couple of Xbox 360 titles worth a look for the price. Duck Dynasty is the focus on both formats, flying in at a 50% discount, while Grand Theft Auto V gets a minimal shave. Fear not, though, as the Xbox...

News: Evolve Hits UK Top Spot, Sells Best on Xbox One

Evolve Hits UK Top Spot, Sells Best on Xbox One

Monstrous

The first interesting UK All Formats Chart of the year has been released, and 2k's Evolve has hit the top spot. With Nintendo's New 3DS being released last week, hopes were high that The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D would manage to beat out 2k's monster title, but that game has to settle for second place. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate -...

News: Microsoft Boasts of Record Xbox One Sales in January

Microsoft Boasts of Record Xbox One Sales in January

Flying off the shelves

The January NPD sales figures are hitting the airwaves, and Microsoft has been quick off the mark to issue a statement regarding the numbers. The wording is clever, though. Microsoft is claiming "record January sales for Xbox One and more game sales per console than any other platform." You'll note that "record January...

News: Tesco Slashes Xbox One Evolve Bundle Price

Tesco Slashes Xbox One Evolve Bundle Price

Offers abound!

In the UK, super-giant retailer Tesco has slashed the price of the Xbox One console when purchased with a game. Their new offer - revealed today - will also include this week's major release Evolve. The offer - valid until February 27th - sees customers able to pick up the non-Kinect version of the Xbox One with Forza Motorsport 5,...

News: This Week's Ballin' Deals With Gold Announced

This Week's Ballin' Deals With Gold Announced

Straight shooting

This week's Deals With Gold offerings have been announced and to be perfectly honest, it's slim pickings unless you're one of the four people who adore basketball but who have yet to buy NBA 2k15 yet. Of course, there is the outstanding Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions in the list for a discount as well if you haven't picked it up yet...

News: Microsoft Ships 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles Over the Holiday Season

Microsoft Ships 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles Over the Holiday Season

Xbox sales down from last year

Imbedded in their Q2 earnings statement today, Microsoft has revealed that it shipped 6.6 million Xbox consoles during the holiday season while making a revenue of $26.5 billion and a net income of $5.86 billion. While revenue was indeed up for the Redmond-based company, Xbox sales were, in fact, down from last years'...