Sony’s Sales Chief Jim Ryan has received some heat recently for saying that the backwards compatibility is “one of those features that is much requested, but not actually used much.” Coincidentally, a new studio by Ars Technica released today has reached the conclusion that Xbox…..
The latest batch of games discounted as part of the Deals With Gold promotion for Xbox Live Gold subscribers have been revealed, which offer a list of games discounted on Xbox One and Xbox 360. There’s plenty of variety in the list of games this…..
The first title has been revealed for Games with Gold September 2016. This game will be available on September 1st, 2016 and is brand new. Major Nelson announced on his official blog that Earthlock: Festival Of Magic is the first title revealed for Games with…..
Microsoft is offering free online mutiplayer for Xbox 360 and Xbox One gamers even though they are not subscribed to Xbox Live Gold. Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb made the announcement on his official website. He posted: “For the first time ever all Xbox Live members…..
The Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Awakening DLC will finally be released for the Xbox 360 platform. This is several months after it came out on all of the other platforms. Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb tweeted: “FYI Awakening DLC coming to @CallofDuty Black Ops…..
Xbox gamers interested in checking out the new King’s Quest series are in for a treat, as the first episode of the first season is currently available to download completely free on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. If you’re interested in the series then…..
It was a good ride, but the production of the Xbox 360 has finally come to an end. The console originally launched in 2005, making it over 10 years that the popular console was in regular production. The news was revealed by the Head of…..
The Xbox 360 will lose an important app next week that helps give a reason to keep the aging console around as a multimedia box. ESPN announced it is ending support for the WatchESPN app and encouraging users to migrate over to the Xbox One……
If you own either an Xbox One or Xbox 360 console, you’ll be happy to know a Spring Sale will be occurring later this month on the digital Marketplace. The Xbox.com website announced all of the details. No specific games were revealed, but you can…..
While EA Access has mostly been known as a service that gives people access to EA-published Xbox One games, the company has just added a game to the vault that isn’t an Xbox One game at all. The game added is the original Plants Vs…..
While Xbox Live Arcade had been around for a while and allowed gamers to download tons of games directly to their systems, it has now been revealed that Microsoft had some serious concerns regarding the impact that the new service would have on the gaming industry……
One of the negative things about the Xbox 360 was that it wasn’t region free like the PS3. This changed when Microsoft released the Xbox One. Some new evidence suggests the company is thinking of making Xbox 360 games region free now. As reported by Spanish website…..
Microsoft’s Xbox Live Network has been going down a lot recently. From hackers taking down the popular online gaming network, to intermittent outages, log-in issues, and problems with specific apps on the network like IGN or others — the last year hasn’t been kind to the once…..
Xbox 360 Preview Program members just received a new update Tuesday that allows them to send a digital gift cards to others. The natural question to emerge from this announcement is, “what about the Xbox One?” Director of Programming Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb posted on…..
Xbox Head, Phil Spencer, has admitted that Holiday 2015 is an important time to try and convince Xbox 360 owners to finally upgrade to the Xbox One. Spencer said a lot of things during the Halo 5 Live broadcast that happened last night. One of…..
Yesterday, analysts at the NDP Group reported that sales of the Xbox One and PS4 are doing better relative to the Xbox 360 and PS3’s lifespan. That is to say, the 7th generation consoles had done a lot worse than the latest round of consoles…..
Xbox Head, Phil Spencer, has admitted that Microsoft has been working towards Xbox One backwards compatibility for one year now. Spencer was recently interviewed by Gizmodo Brazil with the topic about backwards compatibility came up. He said Microsoft have been working on on Xbox One…..
Transformers: Devastation is Platinum Games’ attempt at making a good Transformers game, a feat few have achieved thus far. And given what early reports by both critic and user alike are saying, they’ve done just that. It is Platinum Games we’re talking about. Anyway, we’re…..
Microsoft lost many Xbox 360 gamers to the PS4 after they botched the announcement for the Xbox One back in 2013. The company however feels they can win back 360 owners with backwards compatibility. Xbox One India head Anshu Mor was interviewed by Gamingbolt and…..
A new Xbox 360 system update will be rolled out today and it brings with it 2GB cloud storage and more. Major Nelson made all of the announcements on his official blog. The biggest update is that you can now use up to 2GB of…..
Xbox Live Games with Gold has had some rough patches, but overall fans have been pretty happy with the service. With it members get an assortment of games for free each month, similar to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection. The games change out each…..
The Xbox Live Games with Gold program is pretty great, giving players free games each month just for being a member. Every month Microsoft unleashes a set of new games on both Xbox One and Xbox 360 for free. The only problem so far has…..
Microsoft can’t seem to shake the design issues with the Xbox 360. We’ve seen the “Red Ring of Death”, which apparently cost Microsoft over a billion dollars, and now there is the disc scratching problem, whose class action lawsuit has been moved forward by an…..
Microsoft’s Games with Gold program has been lagging behind a little bit lately, offering usually just one good game, while retaining Pool Nation FX for multiple months. That changes in July though as the company looks to celebrate two full years of giving members free…..
Well this certainly has to be one of the most surprising reveals of the E3 conference and it is only the beginning. Xbox head Phil Spencer came out and dropped the bomb that Xbox 360 games will begin to be backwards compatible starting this Holiday…..
Late last year, it was revealed that there will be a sequel to 2013’s critically acclaimed The Last of Us. Naughty Dog, the game’s developer, released a trailer, but otherwise details about the game have been few and far between and...
DFC Intelligence, a research firm that provides reports on the video games industry, has issued a new report that Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One X should sell upwards of 20 million units in five years. This is an impressive number considering...
Arkane Founder and Creative Director Raphael Colantonio has left the studio almost two months after the release of Prey. In a message on Bethesda’s website, Colantonio said that he feels it is time to spend time with his family and...
After leaving Playdead, a studio which he co-founded, Inside and Limbo developer Dino Patti has announced a new sci-fi action adventure game. Titled Somerville, the game is a collaboration between Patti and Chris Olsen, a seasoned film animator and game...
Farpoint developer Impulse Gear has announced via PlayStation Blog the launch of a free package of DLC content today called Cryo Pack. The PSVR exclusive shooter is receiving a new set of maps to play in co-op mode that take...
To be honest, I have never been a huge fan of the Far Cry series. I’ve played the series off and on, always enjoying my time but never fully committing to the series’ overall gameplay mechanics. As the series has...
Xbox’s Larry Hryb has announced five more games joining the Xbox One backward compatibility catalogue. Players can look forward to a few Xbox Live Arcade titles as well as Ubisoft games like Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood and Blazing Angels. Assassin’s Creed:...
In the midst of what some believe may be a hostile takeover attempt by Vivendi, Ubisoft’s founding family has raised their stake in the company. The Guillemots have persistently fought back against any such attempt since Vivendi first bought stake...
Yesterday (June 26) saw the official announcement of the SNES Classic Edition, or the Mini Super Famicom for Japan. Included in this announcement was the statement that the SNES Classic will include the previously unreleased Star Fox 2, among twenty other...
Monster Hunter: World director Kaname Fujioka claims that the new main entry of Capcom’s hunting series has not been adapted to appeal a wider audience, during a lenghty interview with IGN. Fans have been very vocal about their fears that Capcom’s...
Insomniac Games turned heads at E3 this year when it showed off gameplay footage of Spider-Man for the PS4. It quickly became one of the most discussed games from Sony’s conference and even happened to catch the eye of someone who has quite a bit…..
Life is Strange: Before the Storm, a prequel to the original, was announced at E3 almost two weeks ago. While I was a fan of the first game, and am definitely looking forward to this one, there is something that I feel like could possibly…..
Assassin’s Creed Origins will mark the tenth major Assassin’s Creed game to release since the series’ inception in 2007. In preparation of its launch in October, we’ve decided to rank the current entries in the franchise. For the purpose of keeping this list concise, spin-off…..
Heading into a behind closed doors presentation of Crytek’s new game Hunt: Showdown, I actually knew very little about the title. It’s rare for this to happen, usually I’d heard about the game long ago and scheduled the appointment specifically because I thought it looked…..
At E3 2017, tucked away behind Ubisoft’s massive public booth, I was able to go hands-on with Skull & Bones, the game that was announced just a couple of days prior at their press conference. I had a ton of fun, sailing around the Caribbean…..