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News: The Penultimate Episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two Gets Release Date

The Penultimate Episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two Gets Release Date

Are you ready to take sides?

The second-to-last episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two is on its way....and soon. On July 23rd, Episode 4 — titled "Amid The Ruins" — will hit the Xbox LIVE Marketplace on Xbox 360 for the price of $4.99/£3.99. You can check out the trailer below, but be warned, you might want to avoid pressing play if you're...

News: Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Slams Onto Xbox One, Xbox 360 on July 2nd

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Slams Onto Xbox One, Xbox 360 on July 2nd

You're gonna Juan to play this

Drinkbox Studios has just announced that Xbox players will be able to enjoy Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition on July 2nd on Xbox One and Xbox 360 for $14.99. This is an expanded version of the original Metroidvania-style PS3/Vita game but will come packaged with DLC and a bunch of improvements that should...

News: Contest: We're Giving Away Three Codes for Blood Of The Werewolf on Xbox 360

Contest: We're Giving Away Three Codes for Blood Of The Werewolf on Xbox 360

You'll want to bite on this one

That's right... we have not one, not two, but THREE download codes to give away for the XBLA platformer Blood of the Werewolf. Just like last week's Murdered: Soul Suspect competition, the rules are simple: sign into your Pure Xbox account (don't have one? get started here) and leave a comment on THIS article. Each...

News: Games With Gold Gets Refreshed Today With Two Free Games

Games With Gold Gets Refreshed Today With Two Free Games

Let's fight, shall we?

What's better than getting a free game? TWO free games, of course! Microsoft has refreshed Games With Gold on Xbox 360 today, replacing the punishing and challenging Dark Souls with two brawlers — Charlie Murder and Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition. Charlie Murder is a 4 player beat-em-up with a punk rock aesthetic,...

Review: Blood of The Werewolf (Xbox 360)

Blood of The Werewolf (Xbox 360)

Murder, she wrote

Blood of the Werewolf is a tough-as-nails action platformer that marries core genre conventions with modern mechanics and ideas. If you took the "try, die, repeat" appeal of Super Meat Boy, the gothic themes of Castlevania, and combat elements similar to those in Final Exam, you’d have a reasonable idea of what to expect here...

News: Falling Skies Crossover Launching on Xbox 360 in Autumn

Falling Skies Crossover Launching on Xbox 360 in Autumn

TV show jumps to digital download

Little Orbit has confirmed that they'll be bringing a game based on TNTs sci-fi drama Falling Skies to the Xbox 360 in the autumn. The game version of the franchise will be a tactical strategy RPG set in the same world as the TV show. A squad of recently-rescued survivors who have been recruited into the human...

Out This Week: May 13th (North America)

May 13th (North America)

Super TIME Force is finally out and The Walking Dead: Season Two Continues

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...

Out This Week: May 6th (North America)

May 6th (North America)

Bound by Flame and Peggle 2 hit Xbox 360

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...

News: You'll Be Playing Super Time Force In Less Than Two Weeks

You'll Be Playing Super Time Force In Less Than Two Weeks

Prepare to die, die, die!

The retro-looking, side-scrolling, time-travelling, shooting-filled platformer Super Time Force is finally releasing on May 14th on Xbox One and Xbox 360. The release was announced today by developer Capybara Games through a rather amusing trailer which we graciously have for you below. Super Time Force puts you in control...