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

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

What time it is? WGAYPTW time!

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...

Poll: Do You Prefer Linear or Open World Games?

Do You Prefer Linear or Open World Games?

Open for discussion

In a recent interview with OXM, Far Cry 4’s creative director Alex Hutchinson had some interesting things to say about the future of linear games. In summary, he believes that games with a linear campaign are “really going to suffer in the modern marketplace.” Hutchinson also said: "They're already super high-quality,...

News: Codemasters Officially Announces Toybox Turbos for Xbox 360

Codemasters Officially Announces Toybox Turbos for Xbox 360

The machines are going micro

Were you a fan of those frantically-fun Micro Machines games from the '90s? If so, you're going to love this news. Codemasters — who developed the Micro Machines games two decades ago — today announced Toybox Turbos, a table-top racer that will be speeding onto the Xbox 360 Games Store soon. No release date has been...

News: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas to Get A New Xbox 360 Port?

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas to Get A New Xbox 360 Port?

Surely not!

Those eagle-eyed folks over at Xbox Achievements have uncovered something a little bit interesting, it seems. Today, they've published a new list of Xbox 360 achievements for the aging Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, which sees its 10th anniversary looming large this month. "But, wait!" we hear you cry. "The game was already out on Xbox...

Roundup: The Legend of Korra Has Reviewers Bent out of Shape

The Legend of Korra Has Reviewers Bent out of Shape

Platinum goes bronze

The Legend of Korra is a cartoon on Nickelodeon that has a massive following of die-hard fans, much like the series it was spawned from, Avatar: The Last Airbender. Platinum Games is a developer that is highly respected, responsible for cult classics such as Bayonetta, Vanquish, and The Wonderful 101. Long story short, Platinum...

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

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

Bet you can't top this lineup.

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...

Review: F1 2014 (Xbox 360)

F1 2014 (Xbox 360)

In for repairs

“Welcome to Brazil, where the Autódromo José Carlos Pace in Interlagos is currently being hammered by torrential rain. The track is absolutely soaked and there was talk of calling the race off, but we’re here and ready to go. The cars are on the grid, facing down 71 laps of the circuit, with Lewis Hamilton in the Pure...

News: Deals With Gold Discounts Rayman, Outlast, and a Stack of Dragon Age

Deals With Gold Discounts Rayman, Outlast, and a Stack of Dragon Age

Quality, not quantity

This week's Deals With Gold have been set live, and while they're few in number, there's some good love for the Xbox One in the form of a decent discount for Rayman Legends. Easily one of the finest platforms on any system the game gets 40% trimmed from the price this week. Worms Battlegrounds gets a similar shave, and there's...

News: 2k Sports Confirms WWE 2k15 DLC Details and Pricing

2k Sports Confirms WWE 2k15 DLC Details and Pricing

Just...wow.

As we reported last week, 2k's new grappler WWE 2k15 will be getting some DLC, and a season pass to make the purchase of said DLC a little bit cheaper. Well, sort of. Today, 2k has confirmed the waves of DLC that people will be able to buy for the game, and has also confirmed that not all DLC packs will be covered by the season pass...

Roundup: The Evil Within Scares Up Review Scores Worth Shining A Light On

The Evil Within Scares Up Review Scores Worth Shining A Light On

Survival horror is back?

Potential customers aren't typically comforted when review scores for the game they're interested in haven't been made public before release day. That's not to say that a lack of reviews automatically means the game in the spotlight is going to be bad, but unfortunately in many cases the trepidation ends up being warranted...

News: South Park Pinball Coming to Pinball FX2 This Week

South Park Pinball Coming to Pinball FX2 This Week

That's mah pot pie!

Zen Studios have confirmed that they'll be bringing two new tables based on South Park to Pinball FX2 this week. The two tables are South Park: Super Sweet Pinball and South Park: Butters' Very Own Pinball Game! and will be launched on October 15th on Xbox 360, and October 16th for Xbox One. The two-pack will cost...

News: Limited Time Bonuses in Effect for Diablo III

Limited Time Bonuses in Effect for Diablo III

Jump back in

Blizzard have lined up some limited-time bonuses for players of Diablo III on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, in an effort to entice players to jump back in to the game. On Xbox 360, your character will get a 100% bonus to XP, and that bad boy stacks with any other in-game bonuses you may have from items and shrines. On Xbox One, Treasure...

News: GameStop Launches Mystery Bag Offer

GameStop Launches Mystery Bag Offer

Strange, but true

US retailer GameStop has announced a deal that some may find to be a little strange, today. What the retailer is offering, is a "Mystery Grab Bag" for Xbox 360, which costs $19.99. For that price, GameStop say that you'll get between three and five preowned Xbox 360 games of their choice, with the combined value of those titles...

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

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty One

Stacks on stacks

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 Shows You How Much Wood a Woodchuck Could Chuck...

Farming Simulator 15 Shows You How Much Wood a Woodchuck Could Chuck...

...if a woodchuck could chuck wood, of course.

Well OK, maybe it doesn't ACTUALLY show that, but a new gameplay video from the agriculture simulator shows off the new graphics and physics engine in Farming Simulator 15, as well as the game's new forestry features. You'll be able to cut down trees, prepare them, process them into logs, turn 'em into...

News: WWE 2k15 To Get Content-Filled Season Pass

WWE 2k15 To Get Content-Filled Season Pass

Break the walls down

2k's upcoming grappler WWE 2k15 will find itself launching alongside a Season Pass, it has been confirmed today. However, it doesn't look like it's going to be one of those "here are some new outfits" sort of deals. It seems that WWE 2k15's pass will provide new content for 2k Showcase, which is the game's story-driven...