Xbox One’s new Wave of Backwards Compatible Titles Revealed

Xbox One’s new Wave of Backwards Compatible Titles Revealed

Microsoft has revealed the new wave of titles that have been made backwards compatible for Xbox One. The Xbox One backwards compatible titles for January will include the following games: Aegis Wing Age of Booty Counter-Strike: GO Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad Sam & Max Save the World Skullgirls Small Arms Soulcalibur Space Giraffe The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings On top of this new reveal, Microsoft will be making The Witcher […]

Battlefields 4 Crazy Easter Egg gives you Dice LA Camouflage.

Battlefields 4 Crazy Easter Egg gives you Dice LA Camouflage.

Hiding smaller easter eggs in video game is no new thing, but what is usually just a small object or hint for something that you can get to, Battlefield 4 has up the stake in their re-released Dragon Valley map. There are a lot of players to admire for their hard spent hours looking for these secrets in video games, how small they may be. But the time spent by […]

Xbox Begins the Countdown Sale for all Members of Xbox Live

Xbox Begins the Countdown Sale for all Members of Xbox Live

Microsoft has recently announced a new multi-week sale called the Countdown Sale, which begins this week and continues into the new year. As detailed on Major Nelson’s blog, week one of the Countdown Sale is currently underway until December 28th, and will follow up with a second week of sales from December 29th until January 7th. Daily Deals will also be featured from December 22nd until December 31st, with details […]

[Opinion] Xbox’s Free Games With Gold Help You Discover New Tastes

[Opinion] Xbox’s Free Games With Gold Help You Discover New Tastes

Author’s Note: The opinions expressed here are solely mine, and are based on my experience with the Games With Gold titles. Any suggestions or assertions made here are done on my own volition, and are neither sponsored by Microsoft or any of the game companies who contributed their free games. Basically, I just like the program and I’m here to share why I think it’s useful. The Xbox ‘Free Games […]

The Gamer Headlines Show Ep. 55: Fallout 4 Sales and Xbox 360 10-Year Anniversary

The Gamer Headlines Show Ep. 55: Fallout 4 Sales and Xbox 360 10-Year Anniversary

Welcome to The Gamer Headlines Show, a weekly podcast discussing video games, movies, comics, TV, and any other topic deemed geeky enough to be covered. Hosted by Adnan Riaz and Christopher Cortes, this week’s episode has our hosts discussing the recent sales figures for Fallout 4 and our thoughts on the 10-year anniversary of Xbox 360. Download this episode (right click and save) The Gamer Headlines Show always welcomes questions […]

Far Cry and Assassin’s Creed to be Backwards Compatible?

Far Cry and Assassin’s Creed to be Backwards Compatible?

Ubisoft have hinted that the Far Cry and Assassin’s Creed games, as well as several other titles, could become part of the Xbox One backwards compatibility program. The company’s Mexican Facebook Page posted this image (below) with the caption, ‘What Xbox 360 game from Ubisoft would you like to be compatible with the Xbox One?’ While it may be a little speculative to suggest that this means all of the […]

X360/PS3 Versions of Mortal Kombat X Cancelled

X360/PS3 Versions of Mortal Kombat X Cancelled

After many delays, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment decided to cancel the last-gen versions of Mortal Kombat X. The unfortunate announcement was made by an admin on the official Mortal Kombat forums, dedicated to old-gen versions of the game. After months of development, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has come to the regrettable conclusion that we cannot release Mortal Kombat X for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Please know our teams worked diligently […]

Lost Odyssey and Blue Dragon Could Be Going Backwards Compatible

Lost Odyssey and Blue Dragon Could Be Going Backwards Compatible

Whilst the current list of backwards compatible games on Xbox One isn’t impressive by any means, it may very well be updated with two very popular JRPGs from the Xbox 360 – Lost Odyssey and Blue Dragon. Now, this isn’t confirmed, however Head of Xbox Phil Spencer has made it clear he wants these titles available, “first thing”, as follows: @Doomhammer76 First thing I'd like to do is get LO […]

43 Additional Titles Added to Xbox One’s Backwards Compatibility List

43 Additional Titles Added to Xbox One’s Backwards Compatibility List

Microsoft’s smart decision to add backwards compatibility to the console has not only proved to be a smart PR move but a great business decision. Playing your Xbox 360 game on your Xbox One will work as if it was just an Xbox One game, allowing you to snap pictures, take game clips, earn achievements, play multiplayer and even go to your home screen(using the snap system). Unfortunately, not every title will work […]

World of Tanks on Xbox One: Cross Platforming Included

World of Tanks on Xbox One: Cross Platforming Included

On Tuesday, World of Tanks was made available to the Xbox One. Not only is it free-to-play (Gold members only, Silver are stuck with a seven day trial), but Xbox One players can play alongside their Xbox 360 counterparts.  At the same time, progress is saved for those who made the jump from the 360 to the One. No need to worry about starting over, right? Now, there are some differences […]