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Review: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (Xbox 360)

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (Xbox 360)

Back of the pocket.

When EA announced that they wouldn’t be releasing their quadrennial World Cup version of their FIFA series as DLC – which is something they trialled with the Euro 2012 add-on for FIFA 12 – the gaming world sighed. It was an indication that we were going back to the bad old days of paying out the full retail price for the...

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: Review Round-Up: Titanfall (Xbox 360)

Review Round-Up: Titanfall (Xbox 360)

If a Titan falls on the Xbox 360, does it make a sound?

When a hulking metal robot descends from the heavens with a palpable degree of urgency, you better believe it crashes into the terra firma with a tectonic-plate-shifting thud. However, when Titanfall dropped onto the Xbox 360 last Tuesday, the internet was nearly silent. There were no reviews...

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...

News: Titanfall Back To Top Spot in UK Games Chart

Titanfall Back To Top Spot in UK Games Chart

Kinect Sports Rivals misses the top ten

Titanfall was the best selling game in the UK this past week, after the release of the Xbox 360 version spiked a 220% boost in sales to push it up to the top of the pile. LEGO: The Hobbit was unable to reach the peak, debuting in the #2 position, just five places ahead of March's LEGO game of the month, The...

News: Press Play Announces Project Totem for Xbox One, 360

Press Play Announces Project Totem for Xbox One, 360

Max developers jump back in.

The development team behind the charming Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (Review) have confirmed that they're working on a new title for the Xbox One and Xbox 360. The game - entitled Project Totem - sees you controlling two pieces of a totem pole at the same time, using the same controller. The challenge comes from the...

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...

News: Ubisoft Announces AirMech Arena for Xbox 360

Ubisoft Announces AirMech Arena for Xbox 360

Working towards being the ultimate gamepad-based RTS experience.

Ubisoft has announced a partnership with indie developer Carbon Games to bring AirMech Arena to Xbox Live on Xbox 360. In a war-torn future, powerful weapons known as AirMechs dominate the battlefields in the fight for scarce resources. Players command giant transforming robots and...

News: FIFA 14 Scores at Top of UK Games Chart

FIFA 14 Scores at Top of UK Games Chart

Surprise goal

In a weak week for the UK All Formats Chart, FIFA 14 has made a surprise jump to the top of the table after registering an 8% increases in sales week-on-week. The title sat in the number 4 position last week, but sales have improved on the back of a combination of retailer price cuts due to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil hitting the Xbox...

Review: Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z (Xbox 360)

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z (Xbox 360)

Stabs itself in the foot.

The modern-day Ninja Gaiden as a franchise has always been known for it's challenge, but it was always fair. It would throw obstacles at you that could be overcome through thought and tactical awareness. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z however ignores this, going for more aggressive and less balanced approach. You play as Yaiba, a...

Review: MXGP: The Official Motocross Game (Xbox 360)

MXGP: The Official Motocross Game (Xbox 360)

Muddy.

When it comes to messing about on motorbikes in the mud, gamers used to have a fair few options to choose from. Acclaim, THQ, EA, Microsoft and others were involved in publishing games that varied from average to outstanding, but that all fell away as gamers grew bored of annual releases that lacked passion. Now, the landscape is less...

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...

News: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor gets a release date

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor gets a release date

New trailer also reveals pre-order bonuses

Warner Brothers has released a new trailer for the highly anticipated and promising RPG Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. The new story trailer, which delves into the back-story of Talion, a fallen ranger who is resurrected and bound with a Wraith, also provides us with a worldwide release date of October...