News items tagged with xbox one

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

This week, Destiny players can find their favorite exotic weapon and armor vendor Xur in The Reef. The Agent of the Nine doesn’t always set up shop in The Reef, but...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 March 2017
Sniper Elite 4 Review

Sniper Elite 4 Review

Sniper Elite 4 may lack the bells and whistles of other World War 2-based shooters, but its top tier shooting mechanics and enticing maps make it a fun experience for the creative sniper.

By Rob Gordon on 23 February 2017
For Honor Tops UK Sales Charts

For Honor Tops UK Sales Charts

For Honor reaches number one in the UK sales charts in its first week of release, beating out the likes of Grand Theft Auto 5 and FIFA 17 to claim the top spot.

By Rob Gordon on 23 February 2017
Halo 5 Getting Classic Helmet DLC, New Playlist

Halo 5 Getting Classic Helmet DLC, New Playlist

Microsoft and 343 Industries reveal new content coming to Halo 5: Guardians, including a big team multiplayer mode variant called Warlords and classic Halo requisiti...

By Derek Nichols on 02 February 2017
Resident Evil 7 Guide: Where is the Grenade Launcher

Resident Evil 7 Guide: Where is the Grenade Launcher

For players that want to add a bit of explosive fun to Resident Evil 7, there’s the grenade launcher, an easy-to-find weapon with limited ammo but a lot of punch. As...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 02 February 2017
Resident Evil 7's Ending Explained

Resident Evil 7's Ending Explained

We dissect Resident Evil 7‘s ending, explaining the twists and turns, while also speculating about what it means for the future of the survival-horror franchise. Res...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 February 2017
Xbox Offers Congrats To Nintendo On Switch News

Xbox Offers Congrats To Nintendo On Switch News

A member of the Xbox team sent out a congratulatory message to Nintendo following its recent Switch event that revealed important details on the company’s latest console. Mike Ybarra, Xbox engi...

By Curt Hutson on 13 January 2017
The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Episode 1 & 2 Review

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Episode 1 & 2 Review

Episodes 1 and 2 of The Walking Dead: A New Frontier improve upon the series’ existing formula, offering an emotionally trying story and a new coat of gameplay polish. The Walking Dead: A New F...

By Sarah Fields on 03 January 2017
Dead Rising 4 Review

Dead Rising 4 Review

Dead Rising 4 marks the return of the fan-favorite protagonist Frank West and the setting in which he debuted, but there are shortcomings scattered about the chaotic landscape. It’s odd to thi...

By Riley Little on 30 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 attempts to deliver an action-oriented RPG road trip that can please both old school fans and draw in fresh blood. It’s a tall order, but the bro-themed road trip pulls it off...

By Denny Connolly on 27 November 2016
Gears of War 4 Campaign Footage Reveals New Gameplay

Gears of War 4 Campaign Footage Reveals New Gameplay

Game developer The Coalition offers up eight minutes of brand new campaign footage for Gears of War 4, which shows off new enemies, weapons, and much more. Ever since Microsoft put out Gears of...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 August 2016
DOOM: The Board Game Announced

DOOM: The Board Game Announced

The hobby game company Fantasy Flight Games announces the release of a board game for Bethesda’s and id Software’s fast-paced first-person shooter DOOM. There aren’t many examples of video games, o...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 July 2016
Battlefield Games to Have Unified UI on PS4, Xbox One

Battlefield Games to Have Unified UI on PS4, Xbox One

Electronic Arts announces its decision to create a unified UI on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Battlefield 1, Battlefield 4, and Battlefield Hardline. In anticipation of Battlefield 1‘...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 July 2016
Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Announced

Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Announced

Nordic Games announces its future plans for the Darksiders franchise, with a remastered version of the original game coming to PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U in October. Earlier this week, a remaster...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 July 2016
Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2 Reveal at Gamescom?

Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2 Reveal at Gamescom?

Rockstar Games parent company announces that it will be in attendance at Gamescom in August, prompting rumors that it will reveal Red Dead Redemption 2 at the event. There were numerous leaks a...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2016
Lost Sea Review

Lost Sea Review

Although Lost Sea provides fun, laid-back gameplay alongside a colourful, cel-shaded world, a lack of depth and some restrictive design choices may limit the scope of the game. In spite of its...

By Rob Gordon on 16 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption XB1 Backward Compatible Launch Date

Red Dead Redemption XB1 Backward Compatible Launch Date

Rockstar Games officially announces that its open world western title known as Red Dead Redemption comes to Xbox One via backward compatibility this week. As a sizable portion of the gaming com...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption Performs Better on Xbox One

Red Dead Redemption Performs Better on Xbox One

A new side-by-side comparison video for Red Dead Redemption‘s Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions shows better performance on Microsoft’s most recent console. Now that Rockstar Games’ wildly popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption DLC Free for Compatibility Launch

Red Dead Redemption DLC Free for Compatibility Launch

With Red Dead Redemption now available for Xbox One owners thanks to the backward compatibility program, Rockstar Games removes the prices for much of its DLC. Today is the day many fans have b...

By Derek Nichols on 14 July 2016
Overwatch Fans Trying to Decode Secrets in New Trailer

Overwatch Fans Trying to Decode Secrets in New Trailer

After the reveal of a new character, fans are deciphering clues that they believe hint at yet another character that could be coming to the Overwatch roster. Overwatch fans have been teased for a w...

By Weston Albert on 14 July 2016
Opinion: Resident Evil Outbreak Should Return

Opinion: Resident Evil Outbreak Should Return

Find out why one writer thinks reviving the Outbreak spinoff series could help Capcom finally create a popular online multiplayer Resident Evil game for modern systems. While some companies play it...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 July 2016
Overwatch: New Skins and Loot Box Details

Overwatch: New Skins and Loot Box Details

Overwatch finally reveals its newest hero, the healer sniper Ana Amari, along with an array of fantastic skins, but Blizzard warns there’s no shortcut to collecting them. It was quite some hype th...

By Curt Hutson on 13 July 2016
Microsoft To Skip Gamescom and Reveals Xbox FanFest

Microsoft To Skip Gamescom and Reveals Xbox FanFest

General Manager for Xbox Games Marketing, Aaron Greenberg announces that Microsoft will not hold a press briefing at gamescom this year and instead reveals Xbox FanFest 2016. With E3 2016 largely i...

By Derek Nichols on 13 July 2016
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 Review

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 Review

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II arrives on Xbox One and brings the franchise’s trademark humor and steampunk setting to consoles, along with a few new features. Action RPGs, or loot-pl...

By Denny Connolly on 07 July 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Redux Mod Coming in August

Grand Theft Auto 5 Redux Mod Coming in August

The upcoming graphical overhaul modification for Grand Theft Auto 5, Redux, now has a release date thanks to a new video from one of its PC developers. One of the most impressive graphical mods...

By John Jacques on 07 July 2016
Gears of War 4 Reveals Campaign Video, Multiplayer Map

Gears of War 4 Reveals Campaign Video, Multiplayer Map

Microsoft releases new videos for the forthcoming third-person shooter Gears of War 4, featuring gameplay from the title’s campaign mode and a sneak peek at a multiplayer map. With San Diego Co...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 July 2016
Rumor: Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S Leaked

Rumor: Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S Leaked

A Twitter user leaks images and details of a Gears of War 4 Limited Edition bundle for the upcoming Xbox One S 2TB model featuring the Ultimate Edition of the game. Microsoft wrapped up its E3...

By Derek Nichols on 06 July 2016
GTA Online Getting 'Cunning Stunts' DLC

GTA Online Getting 'Cunning Stunts' DLC

Rockstar announces the Cunning Stunts DLC for GTA Online, which promises to bring massive, death defying, stunt racing to the game, along with new cars and customization options. Rockstar Game...

By Fred Harvey on 30 June 2016
Gears of War 4 Co-Op Campaign Demo Revealed

Gears of War 4 Co-Op Campaign Demo Revealed

During Microsoft’s E3 press conference, game developer The Coalition reveals brand new gameplay for Gears of War 4, showing some co-op action from the campaign mode. As many gaming fans expecte...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 June 2016
Sniper Elite 4 Delayed to 2017

Sniper Elite 4 Delayed to 2017

Developer Rebellion announces that World War II shooter Sniper Elite 4 is being delayed into 2017, alongside the reveal of several new screenshots from the game. In recent years, it certainly s...

By Rob Gordon on 22 June 2016
Hotel Uses GTA5 Screenshots To Promote Los Angeles

Hotel Uses GTA5 Screenshots To Promote Los Angeles

The historic Hotel Figueroa accidentally advertises downtown Los Angeles with a screenshot of Los Santos from Grand Theft Auto 5 on the hotel’s website. The Hotel Figueroa in downtown Los Angel...

By Fred Harvey on 17 June 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Adds New Power Play Mode and More

Grand Theft Auto 5 Adds New Power Play Mode and More

Grand Theft Auto Online’s latest update adds the Power Play mode, which gives players access to weird and awesome abilities to use as an advantage in combat. Even with the recent announcement...

By Fred Harvey on 17 June 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Has a Teen Wolf Easter Egg

Grand Theft Auto 5 Has a Teen Wolf Easter Egg

The developers at Rockstar Games put an Easter egg into Grand Theft Auto 5 that references the Teen Wolf movie from the 1980s starring Michael J. Fox. From its Festive Surprises to the recently...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 June 2016
GTA Online Will Be Rested

GTA Online Will Be Rested

GTA Online is not a permanent fixture and the franchise will be ‘rested’ when it seems necessary, according to new comments from the CEO of publisher Take-Two. Grand Theft Auto V may have bee...

By Brad Jones on 10 June 2016
GTA Online's Next Expansion Gets a Gameplay Trailer

GTA Online's Next Expansion Gets a Gameplay Trailer

Developer Rockstar Games puts out a brand new gameplay trailer in order to promote the forthcoming release of Grand Theft Auto Online‘s next expansion. Hot on the heels of the announcement from...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 June 2016
Gears of War 4 Elite Xbox Controller Revealed

Gears of War 4 Elite Xbox Controller Revealed

The Coalition Studios reveals a brand new limited edition Gears of War 4 Elite Wireless Controller during Microsoft’s E3 2016 conference, which is available for pre-order now. Fans clamoring fo...

By John Jacques on 30 May 2016
Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Supports Crossplay

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Supports Crossplay

Microsoft confirms that Gears of War 4 will support crossplay between the PC and Xbox One versions of the game for its multiplayer, campaign, and Horde 3.0 modes. A common thread in Microsoft’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2016
Gears 4 Director Shows Off Graphical Improvements

Gears 4 Director Shows Off Graphical Improvements

Gears of War 4 director Rod Ferguson shares a comparison shot that demonstrates the improvements made to the game’s visuals since its recent multiplayer beta. It’s not uncommon for well-hyped...

By Brad Jones on 21 May 2016
Gears of War 4 May Unlock Insane Difficulty at Start

Gears of War 4 May Unlock Insane Difficulty at Start

The Coalition’s approach to developing Gears of War 4 is one that favors community input, and a recent Twitter poll may have the developer rethinking the game’s difficulty. Video game developer...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 May 2016
Red Dead Redemption Remaster and Sequel in the Works?

Red Dead Redemption Remaster and Sequel in the Works?

One gamer finds unactivated links on the official Rockstar website in a sequence that seems to hint at the developer’s plans to announce two Red Dead titles in the near future. Gamers sure are...

By Riley Little on 15 May 2016
This Gunslinger Should Be Red Dead Redemption 2's Hero

This Gunslinger Should Be Red Dead Redemption 2's Hero

With rumors teasing a possible sequel to Red Dead Redemption, one writer hopes that the next game in the series tells the story of legendary outlaw Landon Ricketts. With E3 2016 right around th...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 May 2016
Will Rockstar Announce Red Dead Redemption 2 This Year?

Will Rockstar Announce Red Dead Redemption 2 This Year?

The evidence continues to stack up in favor of Red Dead Redemption 2 being in development at Rockstar Games, but will the studio announce it this year? The last time Rockstar Games put out a co...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 May 2016
Rumor: June Xbox Games With Gold Includes Red Dead

Rumor: June Xbox Games With Gold Includes Red Dead

A photograph appears to leak June 2016’s free Games with Gold, which will apparently include Ryse: Son of Rome on Xbox One and Red Dead Redemption on Xbox 360. At the end of each month, Xbox Li...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 May 2016
GR Pick: Battlefield 1 Trailer Remade in GTA 5

GR Pick: Battlefield 1 Trailer Remade in GTA 5

One gaming fan uses Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 5 to recreate the trailer for DICE’s and Electronic Arts’ forthcoming World War I-themed shooter, Battlefield 1. As many gamers are probabl...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 May 2016
Platinum Games Developing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Platinum Games Developing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Reports suggest that Activision is publishing a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game that is being developed for multiple platforms by Platinum Games.

By Denny Connolly on 23 April 2016
Sniper Elite 4 is Set in Italy, Releasing This Year

Sniper Elite 4 is Set in Italy, Releasing This Year

Independent developer Rebellion announces that the next game in the Sniper Elite series, Sniper Elite 4, will release for PC, PS4, and Xbox One this year.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 April 2016
Is This Red Dead Redemption 2's Game Map?

Is This Red Dead Redemption 2's Game Map?

A NeoGAF user by the name of Mideon posts what is said to be the game map for the rumored Red Dead Redemption 2, which reveals surprising details about the game. Fans have been waiting for news on...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 March 2016
Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Microsoft reveals 16 new Xbox 360 games that are now playable on Xbox One, which includes the likes of Fable 3, Halo: Reach, Portal: Still Alive, and more.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 March 2016
Experience Halo 4 in 117 Seconds

Experience Halo 4 in 117 Seconds

A video series from XboxUK and AceyBongos recaps the events of the entire Halo saga in 117 seconds in anticipation of the upcoming Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One. With the release of Halo 5: Gu...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 February 2016
Halo: Master Chief Collection Launch Issues

Halo: Master Chief Collection Launch Issues

On the day of its launch, ‘Halo: The Master Chief Collection’ is suffering from launch issues that include lengthy matchmaking wait times.

By Kyree Leary on 22 April 2015
Halo: Master Chief Collection (Launch)

Halo: Master Chief Collection (Launch)

The launch trailer for ‘Halo: The Master Chief Collection’ shows off Xbox One gameplay from all four titles, and a ‘Halo 5’ tease.

By Andrew Dyce on 22 April 2015
Halo The Master Chief Collection Action Sack Playlist

Halo The Master Chief Collection Action Sack Playlist

The Action Sack Playlist comes to Halo: The Master Chief Collection, boasting several of the strangest, craziest game-modes and maps available across several Halo titles.

By John Jacques on 15 April 2015
Halo 5 Campaign Double That of Halo 4's

Halo 5 Campaign Double That of Halo 4's

It won’t be much longer now before gamers are once again suiting up as the Master Chief for a brand new, first-person adventure in Halo 5: Guardians. The game is being toted as Microsoft’s br...

By Riley Little on 26 February 2015
Halo: Master Chief Collection Adds Spartan Ops Mode

Halo: Master Chief Collection Adds Spartan Ops Mode

In the ongoing saga that is Halo: The Master Chief Collection, 343 Industries has put out another patch for the game that hopes to improve certain aspects that are still less than favorable....

By Kyree Leary on 26 February 2015
Free Xbox Live Games for March

Free Xbox Live Games for March

Free games are a hard thing to pass up, even more so when they’re quality free games. Both Microsoft and Sony are offering free games every month as part of their Games With Gold and PlayStat...

By Kyree Leary on 26 October 2014
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Preview

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Preview

We go through the contents of ‘Halo: The Master Chief Collection’ with 343 Industries, and then spend some quality time on the classic ‘Halo 2’ map Lockout.

By Riley Little on 22 April 2014
Halo: The Master Chief Collection - Zanzibar Map Confirmed

Halo: The Master Chief Collection - Zanzibar Map Confirmed

At Comic-Con 2014, 343 Industries confirms Zanzibar is the next ‘Halo 2’ map getting the remake treatment for ‘The Master Chief Collection’ and reveals new clips from the re-designed cut scenes.

By Anthony Taormina on 22 April 2014
Halo: Master Chief Collection Gets PC Maps

Halo: Master Chief Collection Gets PC Maps

Multiplayer maps exclusive to the PC versions of ‘Halo: Combat Evolved’ and ‘Halo 2’ will be included in ‘Halo: Master Chief Collection’.

By Brad Jones on 22 April 2014
343 Apologizes For Massive 'Halo' Download Requirement

343 Apologizes For Massive 'Halo' Download Requirement

After announcing a 20GB day one patch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, 343 Industries apologizes for the huge download size.

By Jasmine Henry on 22 April 2014
Halo: The Master Chief Collection

Halo: The Master Chief Collection

Fan-favorite ‘Halo 2’ map Coagulation will join Ascension as one of six remade maps for ‘Halo: The Master Chief Collection.’

By Anthony Taormina on 15 April 2014
Ubisoft Plans to Win the Next Generation

Ubisoft Plans to Win the Next Generation

If you were looking forward to playing Watch Dogs or The Crew then you’ll need to keep that enthusiasm up for quite a while longer. Ubisoft announced this week that Watch Dogs is being delaye...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 27 October 2013
Rayman Legends Xbox One PS4

Rayman Legends Xbox One PS4

One of the most thoroughly enjoyable games of 2013 has without a doubt been Ubisoft’s Rayman Legends. After jumping ship and abandoning Wii U exclusivity, the title was promptly delayed until...

By Riley Little on 27 October 2013