Tagged: 2015

MAD MAX | Was it overlooked?

Have you descended into a post-apocalyptic world? Struggled to survive with the little ammo of what was left behind? To only find that the only option of trying to survive this treachery is to keep a car in your own possession? In this game you play as Mad Max. Your goal is to end his on-going search for peace. You are given the opportunity to explore a bold, uncontrolled large open world whilst enduring aggressive and unpredictable weather patterns while trying to eliminate remorseless gangs who roam the Wasteland. However, with all of this going the frame rate can drop when … Read More »

Rise Of Tomb Raider Baba Yaga Release Date Revealed

Rise of Tomb Raider has been huge for Xbox with its timed exclusive contract, now the first of many DLC Baba Yaga has been given an official release date of January 26th, it will be the first story driven DLC for this title. Baba Yaga is set to contain hours of brand new gameplay, expanding the main story even further with Lara facing down this new adversary. There will be plenty of new puzzles and Tombs to explore all while solving a very old mystery that’s geared towards a showdown between good and an ancient evil. Will you be getting … Read More »

Fifa 16: Team Of The Year

2015 was an incredible year of football highlighted by some remarkable individual performances and team efforts. On January 11 at the FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala in Zurich, we will all find out who are the best goalkeeper, defenders, midfielders and forwards from the past year of world football. To celebrate their accomplishments, Fifa will  be releasing special blue In-Form Player Items in FIFA Ultimate Team™ as part of our FUT “Team of the Year.” FUT Team of the Year is the most exciting period as some of the top players in the game get boosted to their highest ratings of the year. These rare items … Read More »

What To Look Forward To In 2016 From Xbox

What a year for Xbox in 2015, from backwards compatibility to tones of exclusive with the likes of Halo 5, Rise of The Tomb Raider, Forza 6 and Gears of war: Ultimate edition to the absolute tone of ID@Xbox titles all the way to the fantastic hardware like the Elite controller that took centre stage and our wallets by storm, even the new dash board with Windows 10 that really defined Xbox as not just a great console but a solid gaming console to be proud of. The team at Xbox have really done a fantastic job in keeping us smashing … Read More »

MLG Sells all Assets for $46 Million

Major League Gaming, once the largest esports company in North America, is going out of business. In a special meeting on Dec. 21, MLG’s Board of Directors approved an Asset Purchase Agreement granting Activision Blizzard a large majority of MLG’s assets in exchange for $46 million. The next day, a letter went out to stockholders informing them of the sale. We have included an excerpt below: In addition to these changes, CEO Sundance DiGiovanni has been removed from his role and replaced by Greg Chisholm, MLG’s former CFO. The move was done as a “corporate action taken without a stockholders’ … Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront: Post-hype thoughts

From the moment I saw the reveal trailer for Star Wars Battlefront, I was on-board the hype train. It looked incredible! In fact if you don’t remember it, here it is: But as many of us know, this is what DICE does best. They make these breathtaking, cinematic trailers, where the most amazing game scenarios happen, and deep down we all know its too good to be true. But I didn’t care, I accepted it, and personally couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. The games release perfectly coincided with the release of episode 7, The Force Awakens, and … Read More »

ARK Xbox One Beats Steam Sales Numbers

The dinosaur epic open-world action-adventure survival game ARK: Survival Evolved went live on the Xbox One’s Game Preview program two week ago, on 16 December 2015. Even though the game has been out for quite awhile on the PC (June 2015), the game’s daily player total on the Xbox One has already overtaken its PC counterpart. According to Studio Wildcard co-founder Jesse Rapczak (via Destructoid), the “daily Xbox One player count is already bigger than on PC.” The daily player count for ARK: Survival Evolved on Steam is almost 56K. It is important to note that the game is the most … Read More »

Bungie Update l 7th of January You’ll get a reward

Bungie recently released their year end update after what I’m sure many of us, mainly the Destiny addicts, would consider a successful 2015. Amongst other things this year saw the release of The Taken King which is seen as what Destiny should have been from the start by fans and critics of the franchise alike. As well as The Taken King, year two saw some other introductions from Bungie, some that were enjoyed (SRL), some that were fun but didn’t really captivate anyone (Festival of Light) and some that downright annoyed certain people (looking at you microtransactions). Yet despite all of … Read More »

Top Selling Digital Game This Christmas: Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider was the best selling digital Xbox One game during the Christmas week. TICGN posted the top 10 best selling digital Xbox One games during Christmas week. Rise of the Tomb Raider was on the top of the list. The chart doesn’t include free games, so it’s fair. Lara Croft’s latest adventure managed to edge out Star Wars Battlefront. This is impressive since Star Wars: The Force Awakens came out the week before Christmas. Rise of the Tomb Raider has had a bit of a resurgence after getting utterly buried when it first came out on November … Read More »

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