Tag: Random

  • Random Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X Includes Coloured HDMI Cable

    It's "never" been done before

    If you've watched the recently published video about the limited-edition Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X, you might already know this, but for those who haven't - it comes with a coloured HDMI cord. Yep, believe it or not, but this has "never" been done before, according to Xbox Design Director Carl Ledbetter. "It's just a...

  • Random Baby Owlet Hatches After Being Named By Xbox Fans

    Owl on the prowl

    Didn't think you'd be reading this on Pure Xbox today, did you? But it's true! A baby owlet at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park has hatched, and Xbox fans were the ones to name it. Kuro is the name they settled on, and this all goes back to March's release of Ori and the Will of the Wisps. The story began on March 3rd when Xbox...

  • Random This 'Xbox Project Oris' Concept Is Going Viral

    But what is it?

    Have you heard about this yet? This is the "Xbox Project Oris" concept from console enthusiast Joseph Dumary, which has rocketed in views over the past 24 hours. It's an elaborate idea for a new Xbox console, including features such as a laser projector, soundbar and "revolutionary controller" with a touchscreen. We have to stress...

  • Random We're Loving This Hellblade Xbox Series X Concept

    Bring on the special editions

    There have been some really cool Xbox Series X concepts doing the rounds over the past few months, and this is the latest of them! Created by user igoiaba on Reddit, the design is inspired by the upcoming release of Senua's Saga: Hellblade II, which has been confirmed for Xbox Series X. Microsoft hasn't yet revealed...

  • Random This Xbox Series S Concept Design Is Totes Adorbs

    Take note, Microsoft

    In the lead up to the release of the Xbox Series X this holiday season, talented individuals around the world have been creating their own themed concepts of the system. There have been designs based on series like Halo and Perfect Dark, and now we've got a concept that completely reimagines Microsoft's new console hardware as...

  • Random Snoop Dogg Went Off On EA Sports And Microsoft The Other Night

    In an Instagram video

    Music star Snoop Dogg made the headlines a few years ago for criticising the Xbox servers following an outage back in 2016, and the other day, he did it again, only this time directed (primarily) at EA Sports. "Get that **** back up," he stated about the servers in an expletive-ridden video. You can find the video over at his...

  • Random These Are Some Of The Best Easter Eggs On Xbox One

    Not the chocolate kind

    For everyone celebrating Easter this weekend, we hope you're having a great few days! To celebrate, we've put together a small selection of classic Xbox One Easter Eggs that we think are some of the best on the system. Enjoy! Just Cause 4 - Take On Me There's a location in Just Cause 4 inspired by the 80s hit, 'Take On Me' by...

  • Random The New 'Xbox Controller' For PlayStation 5 Is Now Trending On Social Media

    Hmm, you look familiar

    As you might have heard, Sony has lifted the lid on its new 'DualSense' controller for the PlayStation 5. It's got a bunch of fancy features that you can read all about over on our sister site Push Square, but it's the colour and shape of this new design that's been turning heads – arguably for all the wrong reasons. Not...

  • Random Xbox Fan Designs 'Killer Queen' Inspired Controller For Wife

    We speak to them

    An Xbox fan has taken to Reddit to show off a custom 'Killer Queen' inspired controller designed for their wife. It's a beautiful controller, decorated with the lyrics of Queen's hit song, and we spoke to the person behind it - Reddit user SamuelFrost4 - to find out how and why they put this together. According to SamuelFrost4,...

  • Random Do You See A Controller, Master Chief Or Doomguy?

    Reddit creation sparks debate

    What do you first see when you look at the image below? For us, it's Master Chief's helmet, brilliantly arranged by OnderGok over at the Gaming Reddit page. But others are saying it's Doomguy's helmet, and the title of the post doesn't actually reference either of them - it's focused on the Xbox One controller outline...

  • Random Golfer Hits Hole-In-One With Xbox One Disc

    Yes, you read that right

    Have you ever seen anyone perfectly chip an Xbox One disc into the disc drive before? Well, you have now! You might think this is a consequence of self-isolation driving everyone to boredom, but this comes courtesy of holein1trickshots on Instagram, who does this sort of thing all the time. The feat was later shared by the...

  • Random Someone Put A Wireless Charger Inside Their Xbox One

    ...But why?

    Here's an interesting one -- someone over at the Xbox One Reddit page has put a wireless charger inside their Xbox One S. Why? We don't know. But it's pretty fascinating anyway. This was shared yesterday by user Inkpuppet, who posted a photo of their phone charging on top of the system. They also went on to explain exactly how they did...

  • Random State Of Decay Predicted We'd Be Panic Buying Toilet Paper Back In 2013

    They got it spot on

    The coronavirus continues to have a major impact on the world, but one of the strangest things we've seen is the lack of toilet paper lining our stores. With people panic buying loo rolls in their droves, there just hasn't been enough to go around. And bizarrely, State of Decay predicted it all the way back in 2013. A user...

  • Random Microsoft Has Heard All Of Your "Xbox Series X Looks Like A Fridge" Jokes Already, Thanks Very Much

    That's cold

    Given that video games are serious business these days, it's always nice to see a major platform holder poke fun at itself – and that's precisely what Microsoft has done today as part of its big Xbox Series X reveal. When the console was first shown off a while ago, many people compared its unusual form factor to that of a fridge...

  • Random Xbox Player Completes GTA V Without Any Deaths Or Arrests

    Full 100% completion

    We all know how massive of a game Grand Theft Auto V is -- the single-player campaign alone can take over 30 hours to beat, with 100% completion taking even longer. And so it's quite something that Reddit user j0hnnyj0hns has not only 100% completed the game in just over 50 hours, but has done so without any notching up any...