Category: Xbox News

Why I’m Proud Of The Gaming Industry Being More Sensitive

Sometimes the fun has to come to an end. While I was running around LA like a kid in a candy store, enjoying press conferences from some of the major players in the gaming industry, including Bethesda, Microsoft, The PC Gaming Show, and Sony, a very different story was developing on the other side of…

E3 2016: Will Sony Reveal More Of The FFVII Remake? Nintendo Alone With Zelda, Microsoft Rolling Out The Big Explosions With Crackdown 3

Every year, E3 rolls around and always effortlessly proves itself as THE event to look forward to. I’m a long time and adamant gamer at heart, so of course I always eagerly await what is basically Christmas for the gaming community. This year is no different, and with E3 2016 right around the corner (I’m…

E3 2016: What We Can Expect From Sony, Microsoft, And Nintendo

Once again, I excitedly share the news about being invited back to cover E3. I have always found E3 to be one of the biggest highlights of the gaming year, and having had the pleasure of experiencing a couple firsthand, my opinion has only been strengthened in it’s resolve. I always cover the show as…

Fallout 4’s Best Game Win At Bafta Awards Once Again Proves Gameplay Trumps Performance

Fallout 4 won big at the Bafta awards earlier today, after winning the Bafta’s highest honor of Best Game, beating out other nominees such as MGS V, Rocket League, and The Witcher 3 in order to grab the top spot. This win for Fallout 4 was just one more victory in a long line of…

New Metal Inspired Metroidvania Title Called Slain! Is Finally Unleashed

Do you like your games as brutal as your metal? Well you may just be in luck then, as heavy metal inspired Metroidvania title called Slain! is finally unleashed today. After an unfortunate delay caused Slain! to be moved back to 2016, the darkly stylized side-scroller finally hits digital store fronts everywhere to the delight…

New Microsoft Hololens Tech Demo “Holoportation” Is Super Cool

2016 is looking to be the year VR explodes onto the scene, and everyone from Oculus to Sony is getting in on a piece of the action. Sadly, Microsoft is sitting out early forays into Virtual Reality, but an exciting tech demo of some early stage Hololens capabilities still has me excited. In a video…

(Note: Originally written by Gabriel Brown) Originally due for release this year, the Xbox One exclusive Scalebound has been officially pushed back to 2017. “Development on the game is going well, and we’re really happy with how it’s coming together”, PlatinumGames said in a recent update. “Scalebound is one of the biggest games PlatinumGames has…

(Note: Originally written by Gabriel Brown) An effective assault requires speed and decisiveness. Unfotunately for Rainbow Six: Siege Fans, Ubisoft doesn’t seem capable of such prowess in terms of delivering extra content with the same level of tactical ease. The fan favorite multiplayer shooter’s first post-launch DLC, entitled Black Ice, has been pushed back to…

2015 has come and gone, and what a whirlwind year for gaming it was. Gamers were treated to a handful of surprises, both good and bad. Everyone finally got their hands on Fallout 4 after an excessive wait, and Metal Gear Solid V delivered a healthy amount of controversy. Loads of people fell in love…

Of the many titles slated for release in 2016, few games have fans more excited than Kingdom Hearts 3, the third installment to the long running cross over series released back in 2002. As if hype levels of the third installment weren’t high enough, Square Enix teased fans with a promising tweet yesterday, and one…

I realize it’s become popular to hate the Wii U, but can we at least appreciate that it’s had all Wii games playable since day one?¬† Growing up as a PC gamer, where just about every game ever made is backwards compatible with the right mods and enough determination, I’ve never understood Sony and Microsoft’s…