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Axiom Verge Review

True nostalgia without the need of rose tinted spectacles. A brilliant addition to the 'Metroidvania' genre packaged in a wonderful homage to the 8-bit origins. A must-have title for the fans of the genre.

Posted 14 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 20 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: October 4th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold is very Ubisoft-centric with titles big and small on offer across both consoles. There are a few indie titles discounted on the One. There's also a Ubisoft bundle sale for everyone.

Posted 17 days ago by Chewie, 49 comments

XBL Content Roundup: September 30th, 2016

Due to my attendance at EGX, we weren't able to publish a store update last week. As such, this week's store update includes two weeks of content and we're keeping it brief again.

Posted 20 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Axiom Verge Dated for This Month

Axiom Verge, the smash-hit, retro-inspired Metroidvania (Retroidvania?) title from PC, PS4 and WiiU, will finally be launching on Xbox One at the end of this month. In the developer's words, "Achievement Unlocked!"

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Introduction to the ID@Xbox Titles at Pre-PAX Open House

On September 1st, before the doors open to the annual PAX West game conference, players who attend Microsoft's Pre-PAX Open House will be able to play more than 50 upcoming ID@Xbox titles for free.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 20 comments

Classic Metroidvania Homage Axiom Verge Brings Screenshots

Single man developer Thomas Happ Games presents some E3 screenshots for hishighly praised indie Metroidvania-style title Axiom Verge, which will be making its way to Xbox One later this year

Posted 4 months ago by Chewie, 9 comments

Critically Acclaimed Axiom Verge Coming to Xbox One

While titles like Ori and the Blind Forest have modernized the metroidvania stylings to great acclaim, other games have committed to keeping the classic retro-bit aesthetics along with the storied subgenre. One of the most widely praised games of its kind and one of the best reviewed indies of recen

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 9 comments