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News: Don't Forget to Grab Deadlight for Free Starting Today

Don't Forget to Grab Deadlight for Free Starting Today

Ready. Aim. Download!

The next game added to the Games With Gold library is Deadlight, the action-platforming zombie adventure from developer Tequila Works. Deadlight was released in the summer of 2012 where it earned positive praise for its graphics, clever puzzles, and dark atmosphere. You play as Randall Wayne, a former park ranger looking for...

News: Deals With Gold and Spring Sale Details Have Arrived

Deals With Gold and Spring Sale Details Have Arrived

Bat-tastic!

Xbox 360 owners are being a bit spoiled this week, there's no doubt about that. Not only are we getting a solid lineup of discounts on some of the best Batman games of all time, but thanks to an Xbox 360 Spring Sale, others like Prototype 2, Lego Marvel Super Heroes, and Borderlands 2 have been marked down substantially. Ready your...

Out This Week: April 15th (North America)

April 15th (North America)

Trials Fusion, 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

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: Capcom's Dustforce Hits XBLA on April 25th

Capcom's Dustforce Hits XBLA on April 25th

Clean sweep

Capcom has announced that they'll be releasing QLOC's Dustforce on Xbox Live Arcade for Xbox 360 on April 25th. The game sees players taking over as an acrobatic janitor as they try to sweep their way through a world polluted with dust and filth. Wall jumps and double jumps aplenty are the story of the day in this platformer, which was...

News: Trials Fusion Receives Day-One Patch

Trials Fusion Receives Day-One Patch

Increases resolution to 900p

It shouldn't be too much of a surprise but Ubisoft's addictive stunt racer, Trials Fusion, has us itching to get back on the dirt road. If you've been anxiously waiting like us for April 16th to arrive, you should know that a day-one patch will inevitably welcome you upon the initial startup. Ubisoft was kind enough to...

Feature: XBLA Sequels We Want to See on Xbox One

XBLA Sequels We Want to See on Xbox One

Did your favourite download make our list?

You don't need us to tell you how successful Xbox Live Arcade has been for the Xbox 360. Even if you spend just a few minutes time browsing the impressive catalog of games the service has amassed since its inception in 2005, it's easy to get overwhelmed by the number of high-quality releases crowding around...

Out This Week: April 8th (North America)

April 8th (North America)

So many choices

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 we got...

Feature: Ways to Satisfy Your Thirst for Adrenaline While Waiting for Trials Fusion

Ways to Satisfy Your Thirst for Adrenaline While Waiting for Trials Fusion

10-ish games that certainly aren't caffeine-free

While Trials HD may have taught us about persistence and anguish – in the most feel-good, rewarding way possible – it was the sequel, Trials Evolution, that turned us into hardcore adrenaline junkies. Reset after reset, while learning the art of transforming trip-up into triumph, we found it...

Out This Week: April 1st (North America)

April 1st (North America)

April Fools edition

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 we...

Out This Week: March 25th (North America)

March 25th (North America)

BioShock's swansong(bird)

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...

Out This Week: March 18th (North America)

March 18th (North America)

Metal Gear Gaiden Z

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 we...

News: Dungeon Defenders Now Free for Gold Members

Dungeon Defenders Now Free for Gold Members

Oldie but a goodie

We're now halfway through March, which means Xbox Live Gold members can download their second free game part of Microsoft's Games With Gold program. From now until March 31st, Dungeon Defenders (released back in 2011) can be grabbed for absolutely nothing instead of its $14.99 price tag. Developed by Trendy Entertainment, Dungeon...

Out This Week: March 11th (North America)

March 11th (North America)

Standby for Titanfall

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...

Out This Week: March 4th (North America)

March 4th (North America)

Come on down to South Park

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...

News: Peggle 2 Coming to Xbox 360 in May

Peggle 2 Coming to Xbox 360 in May

New Xbox One multiplayer mode released, too.

Electronic Arts have confirmed that they'll be bringing previously-Xbox-One-exclusive Peggle 2 to the Xbox 360 on May 7th via Xbox Live Arcade. Also, a new multiplayer "Duel" mode has been launched today for free, for the Xbox One edition. The addictive ball-firing puzzler will hit XBLA and no doubt...

Review: Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (Xbox One)

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (Xbox One)

Artful or awful?

Let’s get this out of the way first: prepare to die a lot in Max: The Curse of Brotherhood. Press Play’s latest puzzle platformer will test your patience with its “trial-and-error” approach and finicky controls — which often led to Max plunging to his death more times than we could count. With that being said, Max’s...