HaloFest 2014 Livestream November 8-11, Halo: Nightfall Trailer Released

HaloFest 2014 Livestream November 8-11, Halo: Nightfall Trailer Released

Today on Xbox Wire, Microsoft and 343 Industries have announced HaloFest 2014, a streamed event in which they will be broadcasting special sneak peeks, interviews and exclusive gameplay on Xbox Live, Xbox.com and Twitch of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection as well as the world premiere of the live-action digital series Halo: Nightfall. The event runs from November 8-11 leading up to the collection’s release on November 11th. Direct from Xbox Wire’s post, […]

Halo 3 Gameplay Running At 1080p/60fps on Xbox One

Halo 3 Gameplay Running At 1080p/60fps on Xbox One

Microsoft have released new gameplay footage of Halo 3 running at 1080p/60fps on the Xbox One ahead of the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The footage posted on IGN shows gameplay from both single player and multiplayer and along with Halo 4, will not be getting the “Anniversary treatment” that Halo 1 and 2 are. IGN have also hinted at some upcoming footage from Halo 4 running on […]

Xbox One November Update Revealed!

Xbox One November Update Revealed!

Today, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson (Larry Hryb) posted the details of the Xbox One November Update! And this update is all about personalization! That’s right, Custom Backgrounds are in! For now, you are limited to just picking from your profile color or an achievement image. But, later in the update you will be able to use custom images from an external USB drive. There is also an update to Gamer […]

Sunset Overdrive has something to say to its reviewers

Sunset Overdrive has something to say to its reviewers

Sunset Overdrive’s coming out soon, and it’s times like these I’m Sunset Overjoyed that I’m no longer a full-time game critic. Simply put, to call me a game critic in the grand scheme of things would be Sunset Overstepping some boundaries here and there. Why am I making so many Sunset Overdrive jokes? Because according to the game, unless I’m a critic with a negative opinion of Insomniac Games’ new […]

Xbox One October Update is out now!

Xbox One October Update is out now!

Yesterday, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson made a post to his blog, found here, detailing the October Xbox One Update. It began rolling out last night, so most Xbox One owners should have the update already. The October Update added a large amount of new features and fixes. You can read the full, detailed list over on Major Nelson’s Blog. But, I will summarize the main features below. New Snap Features […]

Halo: Spartan Strike Announced!

Halo: Spartan Strike Announced!

Today, along with showing off Halo 2 at 1080p and 60 fps, which you can read more about here,  IGN helped 343 announced a new Halo game. Halo: Spartan Strike will be released December 12th for Windows Devices(Windows 8 Computers, Windows Tablets, Windows Phones) and on Steam for $5.99. Buying it on one Windows device, such as a Windows Phone, also grants you access to the game on Windows 8 […]

Ubisoft being pressured into making PC games run at 30fps?

Ubisoft being pressured into making PC games run at 30fps?

Earlier this week, Ubisoft reportedly commissioned a handful of its staff to visit a school in France – Grenoble INP Ensimag, a prominent applied maths and computer science institution – to explain how they perform their tasks at work. Interestingly enough, the employees’ visit revealed a startling amount of information – not surprising coming from a company of which one employee stated that the video games industry will adopt 30 frames […]

Listen to some of Halo 2 Anniversary’s soundtrack today!

Listen to some of Halo 2 Anniversary’s soundtrack today!

As detailed in my earlier post, found here, you can see that IGN’s game of the month is Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Which means that new Master Chief Collection related news is being reported daily over at IGN. You can see all news from last week summarized on this post. But, today, we got a very special treat from IGN. Six songs from the remastered soundtrack of Halo 2 […]

RUMOR: Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One Bundle leaked

RUMOR: Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One Bundle leaked

Thanks to the keen eyes over at VideoGamer, we have found out that Australian retailer “Gameware” has Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One Bundles, and they look very official. According to Gameware, there will be 2 different bundles, one which includes Kinect, and one that does not. Each bundle has the usual 500 GB Hard Drive, and comes with both Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and Assassin’s Creed Unity. The bundle […]

Minecraft Pocket Edition is Coming to Windows Phone

Minecraft Pocket Edition is Coming to Windows Phone

Heads up, Miners- Minecraft is finally coming to Microsoft’s Windows SmartPhone. And it only cost 2.5 Billion Dollars to do make it happen, almost 6 years after the game’s initial release. And I thought the Vita was late to the party. Hell, at least I remembered the Vita EXISTED; I’ve heard less in the past few months about Windows phones than I have about the Fire Phone. Yeah, that exists […]