Posts by: Derek
It appears that The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones developer Telltale Games is bringing its 2011 episodic series based on Back to the Future to Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Retail listings on Amazon spotted by NeoGAF reveal that a “30th Anniversary Edition” of Back to the Future: The Game will launch in October for PS4, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. The original Back to the Future movie, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was released in theaters in July 1985. The 30th Anniversary Edition’s product page also reveals that the bundle will come with exclusive content like video interviews with … Read More »
Destiny is overhauling character and Light levels, but your old, Light-rich gear still has one last bit to offer. When The Taken King expansion goes live in September, your gear will determine your newly unified character level. In other words, don’t dismantle any of your high-Light gear before The Taken King comes out. As long as you follow that advice, you don’t have to worry about having your best gear equipped as of some specified audit time. Instead, Bungie will account for all of the items across your inventory and vault to determine your level, which you can then advance further … Read More »
Xbox One may not be ahead of the PlayStation 4 but that is not the concern of Microsoft. In fact, they plan to outplay the competition by thinking differently. Not to take anything from Apple’s once popular slogan, that is the strategy Microsoft has for Xbox One to remain relevant. It is true that Microsoft can’t beat Sony in console sales but they can do things differently to offer an alternative experience. The first thing that Microsoft has done is to introduce backwards compatibility so that Xbox 360 games run on the Xbox One. There is a clear focus on … Read More »
A plethora of new information about Konami’s upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has been released today, via an online Q&A with some of the attendees at today’s exclusive review event in Los Angeles. Twitter users @YongYea, who is a popular MGS YouTube commentator, and @cromsionfox_MGI of fan site Metal Gear Informer, have been answering fan questions and sharing their experiences with an advanced preview build of the game ahead of its September 1 launch. The hour-long question and answer session uncovered a number of previously unknown details on the game’s length, AI, environments, customisation and core gameplay mechanics. The full … Read More »
Did you hear the news? 343 Industries has dropped splitscreen gaming from Halo 5: Guardians. A lot of gamers where not happy about the latest Halo game not having split screen co-op and where worried about Gears of War. Everyone settle! They have confirmed that Gears of War 4 will continue the series legacy of delivering brilliant splitscreen co-operative play through the campaign. Which is some spectacularly awesome news – same couch co-op may not quite be dead just yet. Join our Facebook Group and follow us on Twitter for all the latest Xbox One news, reviews and competitions.
When Windows 10 launched around the world on July 29, Xbox brought the best of the Xbox Live gaming network to Windows 10. Windows 10 was built with gamers in mind, integrating some of the most popular Xbox features such as Game DVR, screenshots, Avatars and Achievements. Xbox also included new functions like game streaming from Xbox One to Windows 10 PCs. The response from fans has been amazing and starting today, that feature gets even better with support for streaming games in 1080p/60fps. New features starting to roll out today in the August update include: 1080p/60fps Game Streaming – … Read More »
Chinese website Game Cores managed to score an interview with Chris Bishop, Lead Producer for Forza Motorsport 6 at Turn 10 Studios. Quite a few interesting details were revealed. For instance, while the game won’t feature dynamic weather, it will be possible to select 26 different weather modes or patterns. Even more intriguing is Bishop’s admission that the studio is currently exploring potential Hololens applications. Hardcore gamers will be also pleased to know that Forza Motorsport 6 has been optimized for the upcoming Xbox Elite Controller, due in October. Gamers will be able to choose a preset crafted by Turn … Read More »