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The Xbox One has become a nice home for free-to-play titles such as Happy Wars, World of Tanks, Trove, Roblox and SMITE, and it looks like 2017 will continue that wonderful trend. The New Zealand based studio Grinding Gear Games have announced that their free-to-play action RPG Path of Exile will be coming to the Xbox One this year, packed with all the previous and upcoming expansions available for the PC. The game prides itself on its unlimited replayability due to randomly generated levels and gigantic skill trees. Set in the “dark fantasy world of Wraeclast”, players either go solo … Read More »

Ever since its launch Gears of War 4 has had an affinity with Rockstar Energy. For the first month of the games life the more you drank the more rewards you got. Well The Coalition and Rockstar Energy are at it again with a brand new challenge for you. This time it’s a specific horde challenge and the prizes are fantastic, especially if you win the grand prize. There are only a few stipulations to the contest, all you really have to do is play as much Horde Mode as you can on the Blood Drive and Clocktower maps. .@RockstarEnergy … Read More »

We are just a week shy of the For Honor closed Beta, the title from Ubisoft, which sees three ancient factions do battle with each other, is shaping up to be something quite special. To build the anticipation ahead of next week’s Beta (which runs 26th – 29th of January) Ubisoft have today released three new gameplay trailers. You can see the trailers, which offer up some insight into three new heroes, in all their glory below. The Valkyrie The Nobushi The Lawbringer These trailers are sure to make those who are already itching to play the Beta even more … Read More »

The developers of a Windows 10 app: Video 360; which allows you to view 360° videos on your device, have teased that the app may soon be coming very soon to Xbox One – as part of their UWP functionality. Currently, the app can be used on PC’s and Windows 10 mobile. The latter, allowing you to use the devices’  gyroscope features to control videos and you can even slot it into a Mobile VR headset – I’d like to see a headset released big enough to fit my original Xbox One in! Does this app interest you? What other … Read More »

After the announcement of Project Scorpio at last years E3, we have heard very little information on the console proposed to be the most powerful ever. But first, let’s have a look at what we do know. Aside from the specs, XBox’s Phil Spencer has previously gone on record to say that development is coming along smoothly and ‘ahead of schedule’. Those very words whet eager fans appetite with a potential release before Holiday 2017, as was touted at E3. That was seven months away and a lot has happened in the industry since then. Look at Sony who have in … Read More »

Ubisoft are about to reveal the third expansion for Tom Clancy’s The Division. Titled The Last Stand, we can expect a full reveal tomorrow. In the mean time to tickle our taste buds, Ubisoft have dropped in a little teaser for us to get excited about. Check it out below! It’s safe to say The Division has undergone some dramatic changes since its launch, mainly down to player feedback and the community. The previous expansions have also be met with more praise than criticism so we here at Xbox One UK have our glasses half full that The Last Stand … Read More »

Brace yourselves, guys and girls, we’ve got a lot to get through. Yesterday, the new Story trailer dropped for the upcoming DC fighting game Injustice 2, which revealed new characters in the form of Brainiac, Bane, Robin and Poison Ivy, and an idea as to where the story is heading. Spoiler alert: it looks fantastic. We also saw that Darkseid will be a pre-order exclusive and that the game will ship on May 16th 2017. All of this makes up for the lack of information we’ve received about the game over the last couple of months, but it appears Netherealm … Read More »

There’s a lot of work going on right now as Rare quietly beaver away getting the finishing touches to the much anticipated Sea of Thieves. It would be fair to say the developer has changed dramatically since the glory days of the 90’s under Nintendo’s stewardship. But it is Sea of Thieves, a brand new IP, that could see a strong return to form for Rare. Transparency has been great in recent months during development, with regular updates through the ‘Inn-Side Story’. This time round, Executive producer Joe Neate and Community Manager Cameron Thomas talk about the use of player … Read More »

The seventh iteration in the main Resident Evil franchise is due to hit the shelves next week. And with the imminent arrival, Capcom have spoken out about their plans outside of the paid season pass. According to the current issue of Famitsu, the publisher has promised a free ‘short story’ DLC to be released in Spring 2017. Details are currently vague to say the least. About all we know aside from the release window, is that it will be titled ‘Not a Hero’. However what we do know is that it will be somewhat different from the main story known as … Read More »

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