With E3 in the bag and out of the way, the next stop in the Xbox One Xpress (geddit?) is Germany for Gamescom 2017 in August. Hoping to build upon the momentum created at E3, Microsoft have announced their schedule for the European conference. The Xbox team are bringing 27 playable games to the show floor of the Cologne based event, including Forza Motorsport 7 and the much anticipated Sea of Thieves, but the fun doesn't stop. At 9pm CEST (7pm GMT/12pm PDT) on Sunday 20th August, we shall be treated to a special Xbox @ Gamescom live show. Hosted ... Read More »
First announced back in 2013, it was RiME's 2014 Gamescom trailer that really stole our hearts - telling the tale of a young boy who must use his wits and ingenuity to survive and ultimately escape from a mysterious island and a terrible curse. Immediately winning our "Cutest Warthog Ever In A Trailer" award (yes, that's a real thing, move over Pumbaa) we were somewhat crestfallen at Tequila Works' decision to publish the title as a PS4 exclusive. After that, things went quiet on the RiME front, but now it's been officially confirmed that the former PS4-exclusive title will be released ... Read More »
Following a successful debut at E3, Turtle Beach was pleased to bring its latest lineup of innovative products to Europe’s biggest gaming show gamescom. Making It's debut at the show will be Turtle Beach’s all-new STEALTH 420X+ gaming headset for Xbox One which will offer 100% fully wireless connectivity and Superhuman Hearing™, among a variety of additional features no gamer should be without. Also making their European debut at gamescom will be Turtle Beach’s STREAM MIC – the first studio-quality, plug-n-play microphone specifically designed to let gamers livestream like a pro directly from their Xbox One, PC and Mac. Below are more details ... Read More »
Project Scorpio is being touted as the next phenomenal thing to come from Microsoft, but for all we know, it could just be Skynet in disguise. You don't know. Luckily, Mr Aaron Greenberg spoke to Engadget to alleviate our (my) fears of robot armageddon, and also about how Project Scorpio will redefine the traditional console generations. Firstly, although we were told by Phil Spencer at E3 that there won't be any Project Scorpio exclusive games because "when you're buying a console game from us, you know that console game will run on your original Xbox", it appears that VR is exempt ... Read More »
Ubisoft has announced from Gamescom its full 12 playable warriors roster, each faction, Knights, Samurai and Vikings will each have 4 powerful characters to turn the battle. The battle axe wielding, kanata chopping new IP has all the right ingredients to be an epic hack and slash. Check out the trailer below: https://youtu.be/MOPVBUZy2qg We are excited for this epic war torn fight to the death, are you? Make sure you like our Facebook page, join our Facebook group and follow us on Twitter for all the latest Xbox One news, reviews and competitions.
If you are like us then you have been waiting far too long for Titanfall 2! Now is your chance to get your hands on the beta, here's how: Turn on your Xbox One and log in to your Xbox Live account. Go to the Xbox One Store, select “Games,” then select “Search All Games." In the search field, type in “Titanfall 2” Select “Titanfall 2 Multiplayer Tech Test” from the search results and then click “Download. Once the download and installation process is complete, click "Start" to begin. Please be aware you will only be able to download on the day ... Read More »
Since the last of the planned Halo 5: Guardians updates - Firefight - things have been pretty quiet on the Halo 5 front, with attention shifting to Halo Wars 2. Quiet, but not silent. We can still expect more content for Halo 5, and this week's Community Update sheds a little light on what we can expect. First up is Halo 5 Forge for Windows 10, which will bring the much vaunted creation tool to Windows PCs for the first time. We admit we love Forge but we just can't seem to find the time to tinker with it, so ... Read More »
Titanfall 2 developer, Respawn, are prepping up for this year’s Gamescom with a massive multiplayer livestream that will unveil more about the factions that gamers will play as once the game’s released. 16th August is the date for your diaries, with the studio promising an exciting night for the German games convention that will feature… The Titanfall 2 Factions multiplayer event [which] will split some of the communities biggest gaming personalities into separate teams and let them compete for bragging right on the Frontier. The action will be streamed live on twitch.tv/titanfall, starting at 8:00 pm CET/11:00 am PST. Each ... Read More »
Gamescom 2015 was a big deal for Microsoft and Xbox - the premiere European event of the season showcased "the greatest games lineup in Xbox history" and the 90 minute briefing was jam-packed with Xbox goodness. Xbox supremo Phil Spencer has confirmed there'll be no similar briefing at Gamescom (Cologne, Germany, 17-21 August) this year - but there will be a Sea-of-Thieves-galleon-sized boatload of games to play, including Gears of War 4, Forza Horizon 3, Halo Wars 2, ReCore, We Happy Few, Everspace, and Cuphead. With six stands across three areas and two halls, Microsoft's presence will be anything but low key. Mr ... Read More »
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