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

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

We hang with demos, D4, and that dastardly Dodongo.

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...

News: For Better or Worse, Duck Dynasty is Coming to Both Xbox Platforms

For Better or Worse, Duck Dynasty is Coming to Both Xbox Platforms

Why, oh why?

Most days, when games are announced and the announcing party only confirms release dates for North America, we're a bit miffed. Being generally Europe-based, we want to know when the game is coming out in Europe. Today is not one of those days. Today, we would really like it if we never found out the European release date of the game...

News: Spencer: Microsoft's Buyout of Mojang Won't Affect YouTubers

Spencer: Microsoft's Buyout of Mojang Won't Affect YouTubers

Build 'em high!

Xbox head honcho Phil Spencer has laid to rest concerns that Microsoft's acquisition of Minecraft developer Mojang will affect people who publish YouTube videos of the game for fun or profit. The concerns quickly came to light once the deal announcement was made, with prominent YouTubers making it clear that they were concerned that...

News: Destiny: The Vault Of Glass Raid Defeated

Destiny: The Vault Of Glass Raid Defeated

It ain't easy!

The first raid mission offered within Bungie’s Destiny was unlocked this week, and many teams have tried to beat it, and well… died. This isn't a mark of shame though. The Vault Of Glass is the very first “raid” type mission to become available and is located upon the treacherous landscape of Venus. Six players of the highest...

Rumour: Bioshock Infinite Getting Complete Edition in November

Bioshock Infinite Getting Complete Edition in November

Looks like it

Amazon Canada has listed a "Complete Edition" of Bioshock Infinite on their site today, claiming that the package is due for release on November 4th. The price of CDN$39.99 translates to roughly £22 in UK money, and while details are scarce at the moment, it doesn't take a great deal of sleuthing to work out that the game would...

News: Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Coming This October to Xbox 360

Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Coming This October to Xbox 360

Chivalry ain't dead

Torn Banner Studios has confirmed that Chivalry: Medieval Warefare will arrive on Xbox 360 sometime this October. Conceived as a first-person, melee-centric multiplayer game set in medieval times, Chivalry has been available on PC since 2012 where it has garnered quite the cult following with over 1.2 million copies sold around...

News: What's Out This Week: September 16th (North America)

What's Out This Week: September 16th (North America)

Not much here

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: EA to Crack down on Ultimate Team Cheaters in FIFA 15

EA to Crack down on Ultimate Team Cheaters in FIFA 15

They think it's all over. It is now.

Electronic Arts has confirmed that it'll be weilding a hefty-looking hammer to crack down on cheaters and phishers in FIFA 15's Ultimate Team mode when the game launches at the end of the month. First off, they're disabling the ability to put Trade Offers into place. These used to allow players to get around the...

News: Valiant Hearts Leads This Week's Deals With Gold

Valiant Hearts Leads This Week's Deals With Gold

A stout discount

The outstanding Valiant Hearts: The Great War has been discounted on Xbox One and Xbox 360 this week as part of Microsoft's Deals With Gold programme. On Xbox One, the price is trimmed by 33%, while Xbox 360 owners get 50% off Ubisoft's essential title. We recommend it heartily. Elsewhere, RPG fans get some love, with Eternal...

Guide: The Best Pinball FX2 Tables Money Can Buy

The Best Pinball FX2 Tables Money Can Buy

Are you ready to have a ball?

Are you interested in buying Pinball FX2 but aren’t sure which tables to download first? Well, considering some of us at pX are massive pinball junkies, we’ve compiled a little guide of sorts to help you get started. These are the tables that we find the most enjoyable to play, and ones we believe would be great...

News: Titanfall Update 6 Revisited

Titanfall Update 6 Revisited

Who needs Titans?

As we reported in August, the sixth and presumably last update for Titanfall before the IMC Rising DLC releases hit our Xbox consoles quite silently earlier this month. So, let's examine the changes and additions, major and minor, that this update has provided us. First and foremost, the giant robot in the room… Pilot Skirmish...

News: Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Mode to be Released as a Download on Xbox 360

Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Mode to be Released as a Download on Xbox 360

Discounted price, too

If you already own the original Disney Infinity on Xbox 360 (doubtless with a bunch of extra power discs) then you'll not need to hand over full retail price to get your hands on the upgraded "Toy Box" mode that comes with the sequel - Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes - when it launches. The new game On November 4th, the...

News: Full Just Dance 2015 Tracklist Revealed

Full Just Dance 2015 Tracklist Revealed

Spin that record, babe.

The full list of tracks that will make it onto the disc for Ubisoft's upcoming Just Dance 2015 for Xbox One and Xbox 360 has been released, and there are a few classics to be found. Amongst the current chart nonsense - and of course, "Let It Go" from Disney's Frozen (even though it's in no way what you'd call a "danceable"...

News: As Microsoft Purchases Mojang, Original Minecraft Creator Markus 'Notch' Persson Steps Down

As Microsoft Purchases Mojang, Original Minecraft Creator Markus 'Notch' Persson Steps Down

No longer digging it.

Microsoft now owns Minecraft developer Mojang, but speculation was rife as to whether the man behind the Minecraft phenomenon, creator Markus 'Notch' Persson, would remain at the helm of the Swedish studio. Speaking on his own blog, Notch confirmed that this wouldn't be the case, and that he will be stepping down as soon as...

News: Locked In: Microsoft Purchases Minecraft Developer Mojang

Locked In: Microsoft Purchases Minecraft Developer Mojang

Sold!

As was rumoured last week, Microsoft have purchased Mojang, the creators of Minecraft. The price is $2.5 billion, and it has been confirmed that Microsoft is acquiring the company, rather than the two parties entering a partnership or anything like that. Microsoft did, however, confirm that they will be continuing to make Minecraft available...

News: Microsoft Issues Xbox Live Sign-in and Multiplayer Service Alert Over Weekend

Microsoft Issues Xbox Live Sign-in and Multiplayer Service Alert Over Weekend

Hopefully resolved

Over the weeked, Microsoft issued a service alert when Xbox One and mobile users were experiencing issues signing into Xbox Live, while 360 users were having trouble “Joining other Xbox Live members in online games." Though it appears the Xbox One sign-in issues have been addressed, 360 owners continue to have problems with...

News: Microsoft Launches New Wave of Xbox 360 Bundles

Microsoft Launches New Wave of Xbox 360 Bundles

Holiday value

Microsoft has announced a number of new Xbox 360 bundles that will all launch next week on September 16th. Blue System Bundle The first of the new bundles will cost $250 and will include a blue system with matching controller, one month of Xbox Live Gold, and copies of Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Call of Duty: Ghosts. The blue...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Twenty Seven

We have a date with... well, you know the rest.

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...