Category: Xbox News

With last months, Battle of Shadow Light bringing back Big Team Battle, and new REQs into 343’s newest release, Halo 5: Guardians many fans should be excited for the companies newest free update.  is expected to receive a huge update this week. The newest update title, Cartographer’s Gift, is expected to bring new weapons, armor, assassinations, maps,…

What would Christmas be without some holly jolly catastrophe to help make the most wonderful time of year a stress inducing nightmare? According to claims from an anonymous group of hackers referring to themselves as “Phantom Squad”, the group has declared they will be giving the gift of irritation that keeps on giving this year:…

Get ready gamers, the gaming industry’s next indie darling is about to unravel right in front of us. Debuting at EA’s press conference this year at E3, Unravel is looking to capture the charm of indie platforming with it’s vibrant world and quirky hero: Yarny. A new story trailer, showing off some beautiful visuals, along…

 Ubisoft has released the official trailer for Jack the Ripper, the upcoming DLC for Assassin’s Creed Syndicate. Set 20 years after the events of Syndicate, players take the role of an (obviously) older Evie Frye, hunting down the Ripper in the effort to stop his crimes. Bringing Assassin’s Creed to Victorian London meant it was only a…

No amount of performance issues or gameplay glitches could have prevented Fallout 4 from succeeding, which leads me to believe Fallout 4 is too big to fail. This is a thought I had when I was at Bethesda’s press conference during E3, when they had finally and officially revealed Fallout 4 to the gaming world.…

  Pashford Murano was once an avid and skilled Guitar Hero player, and was looking forward to the launch of Guitar Hero Live like few others in the gaming community. Despite all of this, Pash was unaware  of the spectacular kind of ass whopping he was about to receive when the game finally launched. This…

Being a huge fan of music video games, you could imagine my excitement when I heard that Rock Band and Guitar Hero were being rebooted for a new generation. Having said that, I had just as many reservations that they would fail to deliver on some level, perhaps never regaining their prior popularity, or just…

EA was recently quoted speaking out against creative stagnation in the video game industry, by decrying publishers who lazily re-release the same games, hinting that companies who follow the practice are just attempting to drive revenue in the easiest way possible for a quick buck. Wait…EA said that? In a quote from EA’s chief operating…

The music game genre is coming back to life. With the release of Rock Band 4 earlier this week, Harmonix made some noise in bringing the rock back to the spotlight once again. Not to let them hog all of the glory, Activision released a reminder about the upcoming launch of Guitar Hero: Live, which…

Good news for both Rare and Xbox One fans, as Rare Replay topped the charts in the UK over the summer, hitting the number one sales spot despite being exclusive. According to retail sales data, Rare Replay, a 30 game compilation of Rare’s biggest hits (and Xbox One exclusive), dominated the UK sales charts since…

Rock Band 4 released a few days ago, and ever since the games launch, I’ve been rocking out as hard as I possibly can. Though I’ve been thoroughly enjoying the core mechanics in the game as I outlined in yesterday’s post, I also brought up issues with the lackluster setlist, which left me with a…

After five long years, the music game genre has finally made a triumphant return: Rock Band is back. The next generation of consoles marked the moment that Rock Band developer Harmonix thought was the perfect time to bring the series back to fans world wide, and I was able to talk to Harmonix about the…