Posts by: Stephen Loftus

The Copenhagen-based studio ThroughLine Games has developed Forgotton Anne; the tale of a Human enforcer in the Forgotten Lands, who seeks out the mystery behind an invading glasses-wearing talking red scarf who manages to escape. No really. That’s how this story starts. As soon as you start Forgotton Anne, you are swept away with the intricate details of the animation and the dedication the team have put into this title – by showing off with an animated story that’s on par with something straight out of Studio Ghibli. By introducing us to the world that we know, we are soon … Read More »

A new week means new sales on the Xbox Store. And this weeks Deals with Gold involves some decent titles if you’ve not yet played them including Destiny 2 with 50% off, Burnout Paradise Remastered with 30% off and The Sims 4 with 50% off – along with all the DLC with 40% off per DLC. This weeks Spotlight Sale includes some of Telltale Games titles and a bunch of DLC, whereas the Publisher Sale includes discounts off titles such as Divinity: Original Sin, Blood Bowl 2 and Farming Simulator 17. You can check out the full deals below: Xbox … Read More »

It’s Tuesday and that means another addition to the ever-growing library of Xbox 360 and original Xbox titles playable on Xbox One. This weeks addition is a highly-requested title, with fans fearing (for the most part) that it will never arrive due to licensing issues. But alas, it is here. Major Nelson has just announced that that title is in fact Burnout Revenge, an XBOUK favourite. Burnout Revenge is coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility today https://t.co/qPMRNs2ZLo pic.twitter.com/0VPmCspt7z — [ 💬 Larry Hryb ] (@majornelson) May 8, 2018 What other titles would you like to see added to the collection? … Read More »

This weeks charts doesn’t see any change in standings, or at least where the top five titles are placed meaning Far Cry 5 remains at top spot. Gears of War 4 returns to the charts this week in sixth place, and rising from 23rd to 7th is Forza Motorsport 7. You can check out the full charts below: LW  TW  TITLE  RATING  LABEL    DEVELOPER  1  1  FAR CRY 5  PEGI 18+  UBISOFT    UBISOFT (MONTREAL)  2  2  PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS  PEGI 16+  MICROSOFT    BLUEHOLE STUDIO  3  3  SEA OF THIEVES  PEGI 12+  MICROSOFT    RARE  4  4  FALLOUT 4  PEGI 18+  BETHESDA SOFTWORKS    BETHESDA  5  5  STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT II  PEGI 16+  EA GAMES    DIGITAL ILLUSIONS  … Read More »

Today, Major Nelson announced on Twitter that another Xbox 360 title making its way to Xbox One via the backwards compatibility programme. Dragon Age 2 is the game in question and should now be playable to all, digital or physical copy. Dragon Age 2 is coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility today https://t.co/qPMRNs2ZLo pic.twitter.com/STu0MDAr9k — [ 💬 Larry Hryb ] (@majornelson) May 3, 2018 What other titles would you still like to see make their way to Xbox One? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below. If you would like to stay up to date with … Read More »

This weeks Xbox UK Charts sees Far Cry 5 remaining at top spot again for another week, with PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Sea of Thieves, Fallout 4 and Star Wars Battlefront II remaining at second, third, fourth and fifth respectively – which is a rarity in the charts. Call of Duty: WWII has bumped up to sixth place after being in fifteenth. You can check out the full charts below: LW  TW  TITLE  RATING  LABEL  GROUP  DEVELOPER  1  1  FAR CRY 5  PEGI 18+  UBISOFT  UBISOFT  UBISOFT (MONTREAL)  2  2  PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS  PEGI 16+  MICROSOFT  MICROSOFT  BLUEHOLE STUDIO  3  3  SEA OF THIEVES  PEGI 12+  MICROSOFT  MICROSOFT  RARE  4  4  FALLOUT 4  PEGI 18+  … Read More »

A huge sale this week with various different offers up for grabs. This weeks Deals with Gold sees titles such as Monster Hunter: World with 25% off and Worms Anniversary Edition with 75% off, amongst other titles. This weeks Spotlight Sale has reductions on Assassin’s Creed DLC and Battlefield 1 DLC. There’s a Game Pass Endless Play Sale which sees tonnes of DLC available with extra discount for Game Pass subscription members. You can check out the full list of discounts this week below: Xbox One Content Title Content Type Discount Notes #IDARB – Masters of the Universe Expansion Pack … Read More »

After the successful return of Inside Xbox last week; a show that was popular back in the Xbox 360 days, Larry Hyrb aka Major Nelson, has returned for the monthly live broadcast of the show, and comes with some exciting new announcements. As you may have already heard, they teased some ‘surprises’ last week over the internet where most speculated avatars and new original Xbox games becoming backwards compatible. Well, a list of five backwards compatible titles was announced earlier today which includes: Destroy All Humans Full Spectrum Warrior Morrowind MX Unleashed Panzer Elite Action But that’s not all they … Read More »

For the second week running, Far Cry 5 has remained on top with Sea of Thieves still holding on to second spot. Forza Motorsport 7 has clambered its way to third after moving up to fourth last week, leaving PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS to drop another notch this week. South Park: The Fractured But Whole returns to the charts at position 30, presumably due to the recent release of its expansion From Dusk Til Casa Bonita. You can check out the full charts below: LW TW Title Age Rating Publisher 1 1 FAR CRY 5 PEGI 18+ UBISOFT 2 2 SEA OF … Read More »

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