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Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Four

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Four

Just coastin' along

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as gamers and learn which writer's gaming...

Accessory Review: Mortal Kombat X Fight Pad for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Mortal Kombat X Fight Pad for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Losing kontrol

With the release of a major fighting game comes the inevitable licensed controller. While we usually end up with an arcade stick of some sort, accessory maker PDP has come up with a more affordable option to accompany the launch of the year's biggest fighting game, Mortal Kombat X. This Sega Genesis-like wired Fight Pad is Xbox One...

News: Slim Pickings As Call of Duty: Ghosts Heads Up This Week's Deals With Gold

Slim Pickings As Call of Duty: Ghosts Heads Up This Week's Deals With Gold

Ghostly savings

This week's Deals With Gold offerings have been locked in, and most people's wallets will be safe, we'd imagine. On Xbox One, the standalone and Digital Hardened editions of Call of Duty: Ghosts are trimmed, alongside Never Alone and We Are Doomed. On Xbox 360, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, and Call of Duty 3 get...

News: Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations Confirmed for Xbox One, Xbox 360

Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations Confirmed for Xbox One, Xbox 360

Back to the Land of Ooo

Bandai Namco have confirmed that they'll be bringing a new Adventure Time game to Xbox One and Xbox 360 in November in Europe. Little Orbit will take up the publishing duties in the US. Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations is "an all-new, real-time, fully-3D action-oriented twist on the classic story-drive graphic...

Out Today: Shooting Love 200X (Xbox 360)

Shooting Love 200X (Xbox 360)

From out of absolutely nowhere

We reported back on Valentine's Day that Triangle's shooter collection Shooting Love 200X had been rated for a Western release, but have heard absolutely nothing about it since then. The game has been added to Games on Demand on Xbox 360 today in the UK, Europe, and US though, complete with an English translation. In...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Three

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Three

Get over here... and tell us what you're playing this weekend!

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us...

News: Guitar Hero Live Struts to the Stage With New Controller and Perspective

Guitar Hero Live Struts to the Stage With New Controller and Perspective

Begin again

Activision have finally put the rumours to rest and have confirmed that they'll release a new Guitar Hero title in the autumn on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Guitar Hero Live is in development with FreeStyleGames - the team behind the DJ Hero series - and will feature two ways to play. First up is GH Live, which takes place from a first...

Feature: Remembering When Mortal Kombat First Wrapped Its Hands Around My Beating Heart

Remembering When Mortal Kombat First Wrapped Its Hands Around My Beating Heart

Dave Letcavage time travels back to the 1990s

Mortal Kombat is one of the most recognizable and prolific franchises in video game history. With over 20 games – including major entries and spin-offs – released over the past 23 years, there's a good chance that even the most casual gamers have had at least one encounter with this blood-soaked...

News: Bungie Turn Their Gaze On Destiny's Crucible

Bungie Turn Their Gaze On Destiny's Crucible

Plus gear protection!

In the latest Destiny Weekly Update, Bungie have outlined the way they plan to change up The Crucible in the upcoming patch. The changes revolve around the availability of Special and Heavy ammo crates, in an attempt to make the balance of gameplay better. Kevin Yanes, Bungie's Crucible Designer, puts it like this: Special...

Out Today: RIDE (Xbox One/Xbox 360)

RIDE (Xbox One/Xbox 360)

Riding into the sunset

Coming from motorsports specialists Milestone, RIDE is a motorcycling game that allows you to ride street and race bikes. Featuring heavy amounts of customisation, a world championship that sees you facing off against 300 other riders, and online play, it's looking to become the Gran Turismo of the motorbike world. The game...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Two

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Fifty Two

Just winging it

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as gamers and learn which writer's gaming...

News: Farming Simulator 15 Teaser Trailer Goes Live

Farming Simulator 15 Teaser Trailer Goes Live

Oo-arrr!

As much as we'd like to explain the inexplicable success of the Farming Simulator series, we just can't. However, those that enjoy harvesting corn and chopping down trees are in for a bit of a treat come May, with Farming Simulator 15 making the jump to Xbox One. A new teaser trailer has been released that makes farming look way cool, and...

News: Harmonix Launches Big Rock Band Sale

Harmonix Launches Big Rock Band Sale

Rockin' deals

Harmonix has announced that it has trimmed the price of a whole host of Rock Band-related content (as well as a couple of Rock Band games themselves) for Xbox 360. The deals run from today through to April 12th inclusive, and remember, tracks that are purchased for Rock Band 3 on Xbox 360 are expected to be compatible with Rock Band 4...

News: There Are No Strings on This Avengers: Age of Ultron Table for Pinball FX2

There Are No Strings on This Avengers: Age of Ultron Table for Pinball FX2

Pinball fans ASSEMBLE!

During the week of April 21st -- just in time for the release of the movie of the same name -- Avengers: Age of Ultron will be getting its very own table in Pinball FX2. Here's how the developer, Zen Studios, describes the blockbuster addition: The Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron table will allow players to relive the...

News: Forza Horizon 2 Gets New Furious 7 Car Pack

Forza Horizon 2 Gets New Furious 7 Car Pack

Faster and furious...er

Furious 7 has hit the cinemas and is breaking records right and left. To celebrate, a new Furious 7-themed car pack has been released for Forza Horizon 2. Note that this is entirely separate to the free Forza Horizon 2 presents Fast & Furious game that was released a while ago. Remember, that one's only free until April...

Out Today: Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin (Xbox One / Xbox 360)

Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin (Xbox One / Xbox 360)

The definitive version

Dark Souls II on Xbox 360 was already an incredible game, but Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin makes it even better. The new enemy placement means those who have already played DS2 will have a reason to go through it again. And when you factor in all of the DLC, better online play, and smoother framerate (on Xbox One),...

News: Save on Forza Horizon 2, Zoo Tycoon and More With This Week's Deals With Gold and Spring Sale

Save on Forza Horizon 2, Zoo Tycoon and More With This Week's Deals With Gold and Spring Sale

Chopping prices

This Week's Deals With Gold offerings have been documented and there's good news for those of us who were enamoured with Forza Horizon 2 presents Fast and Furious. If you love racers and for some reason haven't picked up Forza Horizon 2 yet, that's available at a discount this week. Also available at a discount are a number of other...