The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Just Became About Features

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Just Became About Features

Anyone backing Microsoft or Sony in the (absolutely ridiculous) ‘console war’ knows that the Xbox One receives monthly updates introducing a myriad of features, while the PlayStation 4 does not. After Firmware Update 1.74 turned out to be another stability patch, some fans are turning on Sony to demand they release updates with more content. Thus, the fight moves from resolution and games to UI and features. Both the Xbox One […]

GreenMan Gaming Celebrates 75 Years of Batman

GreenMan Gaming Celebrates 75 Years of Batman

75 years ago a man began to walk the streets, a dark avenger and a black knight of justice on the criminal underworld. 75 years ago Batman arrived in the comic world and in celebration of this event GreenMan Gaming has gone all Gotham in celebration. For the next 48 hours there will be a 75% off deal on GMG on all Batman titles. Arkham Asylum, Arkham City and Arkham […]

Survey Shows Nintendo E3 Success

Survey Shows Nintendo E3 Success

Nintendo pull back their deficit after impressive response to their E3 showing. A recent survey has done much to re-enforce the idea that Nintendo ‘won’ E3. The survey, which was carried out by IHS in partnership with Gamer Network, showed Nintendo’s strong showing at the expo and how they had piqued gamer interested in the Wii U. Around 1000 ‘core’ gamers were surveyed about their intent in purchasing any of […]

Should Consoles Have Early Access Like PC?

Should Consoles Have Early Access Like PC?

Having early access to a game that you’re interested in is cool, you can see what the game is about and get an early feel of the experience you will one day have. Generally these experiences are found on PC through Steam, but we are seeing a slight trend in developers wanting to offer console gamers the same experience. With the amount of love both Sony and Microsoft are showing […]

The Xbox One Isn’t Selling as Badly as you Think

The Xbox One Isn’t Selling as Badly as you Think

It is worth noting that this article discusses NPD figures, which are based on hardware sales in the US, and are only estimates.   After June’s NPD figures leaked last week, many gamers are under the impression that the Xbox One is underselling. While this is true next to the PlayStation 4, which blitzed the leaderboard for the sixth month in a row, some seem to think that the Xbox One […]

Xbox One DRM Features Microsoft Should Have Kept

Xbox One DRM Features Microsoft Should Have Kept

I have enjoyed my Xbox One since picking it up at launch – completely free of DRM. The removal of the controversial restrictions were something I took solace in upon my purchase, after being opposed to the online check-in system for other gamers’ sake. I never thought it would happen, but – after the last couple of months – I’m starting to miss it. Upon revealing the Xbox One last […]

No Matter What Microsoft does, the Xbox One is Doomed to Fail

No Matter What Microsoft does, the Xbox One is Doomed to Fail

Ever since their Xbox One reveal in May 2013, Microsoft has tried to remedy their slew of unpopular design decisions plaguing the console. From DRM to Kinect, millions of gamers demanded Microsoft remove these features and focus on games. Now, more than a year later, Microsoft is finally doing just that; and yet, the gaming community offers no respite. When Microsoft first announced that the Xbox One requires an internet […]

Can New Features Help The Xbox One ?

Can New Features Help The Xbox One ?

Recently Major Nelson released details on the new system update heading for Xbox One this August. This new Xbox One update holds some very interesting updates to the already available social features. Apparently one of the most requested features is being implemented. This new feature will allow for Xbox One Owners to purchase titles from the Xbox Store from their mobile device. Now in this is great people can now […]

Quantum Break Unbroken By Xbox Entertainment Closure

Quantum Break Unbroken By Xbox Entertainment Closure

Remedy Entertainment’s game-TV hybrid Quantum Break wont be impacted by the recent closure of Xbox Entertainment. Microsoft confirmed to Polygon yesterday that both the gameplay segments and show are on track to meet their expected release date. In fact, its developers remain committed to their previous promise that fans will see more footage from both sides of Quantum Break during Microsoft’s Gamescom press conference next month. For those that haven’t […]

The Newest Badass of Borderlands! Skill Tree and Gameplay for Athena The Gladiator

The Newest Badass of Borderlands! Skill Tree and Gameplay for Athena The Gladiator

When it comes to showcasing blood and guts with style and a sick sense of humor to boot, the Borderlands franchise needs no introduction. Arguably one of the most engaging multiplayer first-person shooters ever since the first steps taken on Pandora with its conception back 2009, and hands down the fabled masterpiece of Gearbox Software. But that’s enough brown nosing, the real reason you’re here is to check out the latest in […]