Deadlight free on Xbox 360

Deadlight free on Xbox 360

As part of Microsoft’s ongoing Games with Gold promotion, those subscribed to Xbox LIVE Gold are able to download the sidescrolling horror Deadlight at no cost at all. Players take control of park ranger Randall Wayne – a survivor of a virus that seemingly brings the dead back to life. It is Randall’s mission to locate his missing wife and young daughter, however with hordes of zombies as well as militia groups […]

Respawn Aims To Increase The ‘Update Tempo’ With Titanfall

Respawn Aims To Increase The ‘Update Tempo’ With Titanfall

Respawn Entertainment isn’t resting on its laurels when it comes to Titanfall, as the team plans to continuously roll out new updates and improvements. They are now promising to keep up the ‘update tempo’ for future Titanfall updates and expansions. “Now that we are transitioning from making the game to supporting it, one of the many things I want to improve is what I call our ‘update tempo’ – not […]

Dark Souls 2 PC version gets delayed

Dark Souls 2 PC version gets delayed

Namco Bandai’s Dark Souls 2 port for the PC was set for an April 25th release date globally. Unfortunately, it seems the game’s launch has been delayed by a week, at least for the UK. According to Namco Bandai, this delay should be limited to the UK alone: “This is only affecting the UK on the boxed release of the game”. However, this doesn’t add up with various retailers and digital […]

Randy Pitchford Spills Details About Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Randy Pitchford Spills Details About Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Gearbox Software President, Randy Pitchford, is in the news again and this time he is talking about the latest Borderlands game; he revealed details about Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, a prequel to Borderlands 2, and the latest from Gearbox Software and 2K Australia. The first thing he revealed is the size of the game; as many know Borderlands is a huge sandbox game that features tons to explore and collect. And according […]

Xbox Gold Subscribers Get Discounts On Batman Arkham Games In The Spring Sale

Xbox Gold Subscribers Get Discounts On Batman Arkham Games In The Spring Sale

Major Nelson has released the list of games that are up for discount on Xbox Live for Gold subscribers, and from now till the 21st of April you can pick up Batman games and games featuring Batman for great prices. Below are the list of games that are available: Injustice: Gods Among Us – $19.99 Injustice: Gods Among Us Season Pass – $7.49 Batman Arkham City – $4.99 Gotham City […]

Titanfall sales up over 200% after Xbox 360 release

Titanfall sales up over 200% after Xbox 360 release

According to the fine chaps at Chart-Track, EA have had a very good week indeed. Titanfall launched on the Xbox 360 last week, on April 8th and April 11th for North America and the EU respectively, and in spite of Titanfall‘s lowered performance on Microsoft’s earlier Xbox iteration it has pushed sales for the game up by 220%.  It replaces Fifa 14 at the sales top spot, which has gone […]

Xbox One vs PS4 – Discrepancies between resolutions and FPS

Xbox One vs PS4 – Discrepancies between resolutions and FPS

Ever since the launch of the Sony Playstation 4 and the Xbox One, fans of both consoles have been battling it out through various arguments in an attempt to decide a clear victor. Of course, there are also those that have a more objective perspective on things, arguing that both consoles have their pros and cons, which is obviously true. It’s also worth considering that the two consoles bring exclusives […]

Bungie:  Planets in Destiny are same size as Halo: Reach

Bungie: Planets in Destiny are same size as Halo: Reach

Diefenbach, a veteran software engineer who previously worked at Treyarch, described the team working on the upcoming multi-platform MMO shooter as being over three times bigger than the Bungie team who worked on the Halo games.  This news will no doubt come as a pleasant surprise to console gamers, who may have been sceptical about the amount of content present in Bungie’s new game. Destiny features class-based shooter gameplay set […]

No character DLC coming to Dragon Age Inquisition

No character DLC coming to Dragon Age Inquisition

Due to technical complications, further expansion of the character roster in Dragon Age Inquisition would have to be  stored on disc as opposed to a piece of DLC. Creative director Mike Laidlaw spoke with OXM to explain why exactly this is: “Because of how deeply enmeshed in the system companion characters are, we can’t just add them on the fly”, going on to say “part of them has to be shipped on disc. […]

These 6 games coming in 2014 are good reasons to stick with last gen

These 6 games coming in 2014 are good reasons to stick with last gen

As devoted as I am to gaming, I’ve always been a late adopter of new game tech (usually due to monetary constraints). As such, I’ve abstained from hopping on either the Xbox One or PlayStation 4 bandwagons, and I know I can’t be alone. Fortunately for us fossils, there are a few last bastions of hope for the last gen (well, the PS3 and Xbox 360, anyway). Here are a […]