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News: Hidden Savings to be Found as This Week's Deals With Gold Announced

Hidden Savings to be Found as This Week's Deals With Gold Announced

We've done the digging.

Microsoft have released details of this week's Deals With Gold but in a strange twist, they seem to have missed out quite a few savings from their official list. We can see cuts to a bunch of titles that aren't included in the official communication, so we'll list those separately for you at the bottom of this article. The...

News: Transformers: Devastation's Autobots Will Have a Truck-Load of Personality

Transformers: Devastation's Autobots Will Have a Truck-Load of Personality

Driven by distinction

Activision has revealed new details about how the Autobots of Transformers: Devastation will handle when they arrive on console this October. In a blog post, which was written for PlayStation, the publishers stated how developer Platinum Games have spent a lot of time ensuring that the fighting style, moves and mechanics of...

Out Today: Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition (Xbox One / Xbox 360)

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition (Xbox One / Xbox 360)

Two words: Star Wars

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the latest in Disney's toys-to-life series, is out today on Xbox One and Xbox 360. More importantly, it's the one that finally brings the characters from Star Wars into the mix. A standalone disc edition is available in the UK, while those in North America can pick up the Starter Pack in stores. As a...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Seventy

Gearing up for a bro-out

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...

News: Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and ID@Xbox Titles Discounted in This Week's Deals With Gold

Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and ID@Xbox Titles Discounted in This Week's Deals With Gold

Nice, nice.

This week's Deals With Gold are live and there's money to be saved on a whole host of ID@Xbox titles on Xbox One, with Rory McIlroy PGA Tour getting a somewhat early discount as well. Everything from The Swapper through to LA Cops and back again is trimmed, while on Xbox 360 players can enjoy savings on Gears of War 3 map packs, Diablo...

News: Games With Gold for September Unlocks Tomb Raider and Crysis 3

Games With Gold for September Unlocks Tomb Raider and Crysis 3

Play Tomb Raider for free before the sequel comes out

One day after Sony announces its September PS Plus lineup, Microsoft follows up with its own Games with Gold freebies. As the norm, there are a total of four free games -- two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360. Beginning on September 1st to the 15th, Xbox One owners can download The Deer God, a 3D...

News: Jurassic World Holds On at Top of UK Chart, While Xbox Tears Up Individual Formats Ranking

Jurassic World Holds On at Top of UK Chart, While Xbox Tears Up Individual Formats Ranking

Surprising

LEGO Jurassic World has held on at the top of the UK All Formats chart this week, despite suffering a 14% reduction in sales week-on-week. Dying Light continues its resurgence after retailer promotions pushed it back up to number 10 last week. It climbs to number 8. It's all a bit of a standard reshuffle in the top 10 before we head into...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Nine

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Nine

Enjoying the calm before the storm

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...

News: Ubisoft Announce Just Dance: Disney Party 2 for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Ubisoft Announce Just Dance: Disney Party 2 for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Don't stop 'til you get enough. (We've stopped.)

As sure as night follows day, we knew that Ubisoft wouldn't be content with releasing just one Just Dance title this year. Heck no, the French publisher has decided to unleash Just Dance: Disney Party 2 (we honestly don't recall the first one being released) this holiday season for Xbox One and Xbox...

News: Great Scott! Telltale's Back to the Future Set for Xbox One and Xbox 360 Port

Great Scott! Telltale's Back to the Future Set for Xbox One and Xbox 360 Port

Heading in at 88 miles per hour

It appears that Telltale's PC and mobile Back to the Future adventure series is making the jump to Xbox One and Xbox 360 with a retail release in October. Amazon Canada have listed the title for both consoles as the Back to the Future 30th: Anniversary Edition. According to the retailer, the game will launch on...

News: Phil Spencer Teases Backwards Compatibility Announcement 

Phil Spencer Teases Backwards Compatibility Announcement 

Red Dead... Revisited?

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter to assure fans that there will be more backwards compatible games announced for the Xbox One very soon. In response to a fan's question, regarding critically acclaimed Xbox 360 game Red Dead Redemption, Spencer tweeted the following: Red Dead Redemption topped the poll of games...

News: Goosebumps: The Game Has Been Listed on the Xbox 360 Store

Goosebumps: The Game Has Been Listed on the Xbox 360 Store

Children old and new rejoice!

Indie developers WayForward appear to be bringing the enduring R.L. Stine horror book series Goosebumps to life in a point-and-click action adventure on the Xbox 360. Listed on the Xbox Store for the Xbox 360, Goosebumps: The Game seems set to be a prequel to the Jack Black movie tie-in which is due to be released in...

News: Jurassic World and Arkham Knight Slashed in This Week's Deals With Gold

Jurassic World and Arkham Knight Slashed in This Week's Deals With Gold

Well, sort of slashed...

A couple of bigger titles beef up the Xbox One Deals With Gold list this week, with Batman: Arkham Knight and LEGO: Jurassic World getting a 25% cut. Grand Theft Auto V gets a price cut of 25% too, with the remainder of the list filled out by Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments and the Zumba Fitness Exhilarate add-on...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Eight

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Sixty Eight

More Rare. More Destiny. More everything else.

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...

News: Latest Destiny Hot Fix Includes a Space-load of Updates

Latest Destiny Hot Fix Includes a Space-load of Updates

"The one about Husk of the Pit and Nepal rewards"

Bungie have revealed details about an impressive new lot of updates that will be going live on interstellar FPS Destiny today. The hot fix, which will include gameplay tweaks and improvements to weapons, PvP and the Tower, along with a few technical fixes, has been humorously dubbed "the one about...

News: Bayonetta Coming to Xbox One via Backward Compatibility as Microsoft Polls Japanese Publishers

Bayonetta Coming to Xbox One via Backward Compatibility as Microsoft Polls Japanese Publishers

The witch hunts are returning

Engadget Japan have been speaking to Japanese publishers and developers about their plans to support backward compatibility on Xbox One after Microsoft's confirmation at Gamescom that they're in discussion with a whole bunch of big-name companies regarding getting their titles playable on Xbox One. The only companies...

News: Xbox 360 Deals With Gold Keeps it in the Family With Toy Story, Hitman, Mafia and More

Xbox 360 Deals With Gold Keeps it in the Family With Toy Story, Hitman, Mafia and More

If you disrespect me, you disrespect my Speak & Spell

This Week's Xbox One Deals With Gold are up and not to be forgotten, there's a fair selection of Xbox 360 titles to be had at a discount, too. From all-ages family fun to defending the family with tommy guns, there's everything here from soup to nuts so without further ado, here's the full list...

News: Even on Xbox 360, Metal Gear Solid V Still Looks Impressive

Even on Xbox 360, Metal Gear Solid V Still Looks Impressive

Graphics comparison between new-gen and old-gen

With all the released footage out there of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain focusing on current consoles or PC, it's easy to forget that Kojima's last game (at least under Konami) is also arriving on Xbox 360. Even more surprising, is that the Xbox 360 version looks like it has no problem stacking...