Posts by: Stephen Loftus

This Weeks Deals with Gold and Spotlight Sale – 1st-7th May

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 »

Inside Xbox: Episode 2 – XBOUK News Roundup

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 »

Xbox One UK Charts – W/c 9th April

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 »

Xbox One UK Charts – W/C 2nd April

After securing top spot last week, Sea of Thieves has been knocked into second place by Far Cry 5 – this weeks new number one. Forza Motorsport 7 rises back up from 25th to 4th, presumably down to the Forza Championships. A Way Out drops down to 9th whereas Burnout Paradise Remastered drops further down to 15. You can check out the full charts below: LW TW Title Age Rating Publisher   1 FAR CRY 5 PEGI 18+ UBISOFT 1 2 SEA OF THIEVES PEGI 12+ MICROSOFT 4 3 PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS PEGI 16+ MICROSOFT 25 4 FORZA MOTORSPORT 7 PEGI … Read More »

Retail Store Grainger Games Could Be Going Into Administration Imminently

There have been numerous reports/ complaints from customers of Grainger Games over the last couple of days, with speculation surrounding it could be going into administration soon. Many Twitter users are disgruntled over the fact that they’re pre-ordering games and not receiving them. Several replies from Grainger Games shows they’re cancelling and refunding a hell of a lot of orders: Hi, as requested I have cancelled this order for you and issued a full refund. Many thanks. — Grainger Games (@GraingerGames) March 20, 2018 Hi, I have cancelled your order and issued a full refund, please allow 3-5 working days … Read More »

Xbox One UK Charts – W/C 26th March

Three new titles were released last week and all three have managed to secure the top three positions in this weeks UK Xbox charts. First place sees the highly anticipated Xbox console exclusive Sea of Thieves, with the intense co-op only title A Way Out coming second. Assassin’s Creed Rogue Remastered enters at third place. This means that these three titles have managed to knock the two beasts that are PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and Grand Theft Auto V down to fourth and fifth, respectively. You can check out the full charts below: LW  TW  TITLE  RATING  LABEL    1  SEA OF THIEVES  PEGI 12+  … Read More »

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet – Xbox One Review

Sword Art Online, for those that are unaware, originally started off its life as a light novel which then went on to be adapted into manga form several years later. Shortly after the release of the first manga (as is usual the case) an anime series was released. Set in a world where an extreme video game developer develops one of the greatest video games in history – Sword Art Online. However, during the launch of the game, the creator traps every gamer inside the game, through the power of their virtual reality headsets. If you die in the game, … Read More »

Xbox One UK Charts – W/C 19th March

After coming in on top last week, TT Isle of Man: Ride on the Edge suffers a huge drop to 27th, bringing PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds back on top. Last week saw the release of Burnout Paradise Remastered which brings it into the charts this week for the first time and coming in just under PUBG at 2. Kingdome Come: Deliverance also makes its debut after being released a month ago and comes in at 16th place. Beast Quest and Devil May Cry HD Collection were also released last week and have entered the charts at 22 and 24, respectively. You can … Read More »

Xbox One UK Charts – W/C 12th March

This weeks sees a surprise entrant reaching top spot in its first week. That is of course TT Isle of Man: Ride on the Edge. That means the motorbike racer has knocked PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds off the top spot once more, but for how long? There’s no change for Monster Hunter: World which remains in 6th place and FIFA 18 has been knocked down from 5th to 10th. You can check out the full Xbox One UK charts below: LW TW Title Age Rating Publisher   1 TT ISLE OF MAN: RIDE ON THE EDGE PEGI 3+ BIG BEN INTERACTIVE 1 … Read More »

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