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The Best Xbox Games on EA Access

EA Access first came to Xbox in 2014, and its collection of EA titles includes many highly rated by our community.

Posted 9 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 34

Skate 2 Servers Also Return Online

Earlier today we revealed that the online servers for Skate 3 had come back online. We're here to spread the cheer even further: all of the servers are also back online for Skate 2.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Skate 3 Servers Come Back Online

The servers for Skate 3 have come back online without any fanfare. This means that all of the game's achievements are now obtainable again.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Four More Xbox 360 Titles Enhanced On Xbox One X

A brand new and exciting feature has arrived for Xbox One owners as more Backwards Compatible Xbox 360 titles have become enhanced for the Xbox One X. Titles include Fable Anniversary and Crackdown.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Skate 3 Added to the EA Access Vault

As promised last month, EA has now added the well-received and popular skateboarding title Skate 3 to the EA Access Vault.

Posted 3 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Xbox Previews the Countdown Sale

As we approach the end of the year, we also approach Xbox's Countdown Sale, which Microsoft is calling "the biggest sale ever for the Xbox Store." To get a preview at what's ahead, take a look at the promotional video.

Posted 4 years ago by Kelly Packard

Skate 3 and Scarygirl Heading To Backwards Compatibility Today

After a large backwards compatibility announcement was teased, Skate 3 -- one of the most requested titles for the service -- will soon be playable on Xbox One. Alongside it is Scarygirl, also revealed at the same time.

Posted 4 years ago by Andy Mills

XBL Sale Roundup: March 22nd, 2016

This week we get three massive sales running at once. The Spring Sale joins the regular Deals with Gold and an extra Spotlight Sale. Huge thanks to Kennyannydenny and HolyHa1fDead for helping compile this beast. This week's Deals with Gold has a distinctly LEGO flavour, although a han

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: February 9th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold features the "Merc with a Mouth" heavily, presumably to tie into the new movie. Old Pooly is joined by a bunch of other titles, including a discount on a title currently

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: February 9th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold features the "Merc with a Mouth" heavily, presumably to tie into the new movie. Old Pooly is joined by a bunch of other titles, including a discount on a title currently

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: February 2nd, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold gives us a range of discounts over a variety of titles, including a mix of big names and indie games, as well as the entire Hitman series. Xbox One Bundles & Special Edit

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

XBL Countdown to 2016 Sale - December 23rd

For the second day of the Countdown to 2016 sales we get discounts on entries in the Skate series, as well as two Xbox One releases. This is in addition to the ongoing massive list of week-long offer

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Countdown to 2016 Sale - December 23rd

For the second day of the Countdown to 2016 sales we get discounts on entries in the Skate series, as well as two Xbox One releases. This is in addition to the ongoing massive list of week-long offer

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Countdown to 2016 Sale - December 23rd

For the second day of the Countdown to 2016 sales we get discounts on entries in the Skate series, as well as two Xbox One releases. This is in addition to the ongoing massive list of week-long offer

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Countdown to 2016 Sale - December 23rd

For the second day of the Countdown to 2016 sales we get discounts on entries in the Skate series, as well as two Xbox One releases. This is in addition to the ongoing massive list of week-long offer

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 24th, 2015

No you aren't stuck in a DeLorean wheel spin. It isn't November 24th. Unfortunately due to a massive brain fart on my part what with the overlapping Black Friday deals, I missed getting these sales u

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 24th, 2015

No you aren't stuck in a DeLorean wheel spin. It isn't November 24th. Unfortunately due to a massive brain fart on my part what with the overlapping Black Friday deals, I missed getting these sales u

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 24th, 2015

No you aren't stuck in a DeLorean wheel spin. It isn't November 24th. Unfortunately due to a massive brain fart on my part what with the overlapping Black Friday deals, I missed getting these sales u

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Black Friday Sale Kicks Off

Black Friday may still be a week away but Microsoft is celebrating early by giving Gold members access to a massive list of discounts a week before everyone else. Many of these titles have seen (in s

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 29th, 2015

This week we get treated to three whole sales at once, including the Deals with Gold, a multi-franchise sale with two price points for Silver and Gold members, and another sale for both Silver and Go

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 29th, 2015

This week we get treated to three whole sales at once, including the Deals with Gold, a multi-franchise sale with two price points for Silver and Gold members, and another sale for both Silver and Go

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 29th, 2015

This week we get treated to three whole sales at once, including the Deals with Gold, a multi-franchise sale with two price points for Silver and Gold members, and another sale for both Silver and Go

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: July 28th, 2015

On this week's Deals with Gold we get multiple discounts across the Need for Speed franchise, as well as offers for the latest Call of Duty and Warframe. We also get DLC discounts for Games with Gol

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: July 28th, 2015

On this week's Deals with Gold we get multiple discounts across the Need for Speed franchise, as well as offers for the latest Call of Duty and Warframe. We also get DLC discounts for Games with Gol

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: July 28th, 2015

On this week's Deals with Gold we get multiple discounts across the Need for Speed franchise, as well as offers for the latest Call of Duty and Warframe. We also get DLC discounts for Games with Gol

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: July 28th, 2015

On this week's Deals with Gold we get multiple discounts across the Need for Speed franchise, as well as offers for the latest Call of Duty and Warframe. We also get DLC discounts for Games with Gol

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: June 30th, 2015

This week's Deals with Gold sees a selection of EA titles discounted, as well as a handful of other additions. Xbox One Bundles & Special Editions • Peggle 2 "Magical Masters Edition" (includes all

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: February 18th, 2015

Before we begin, a quick apology. Sorry this is now a day late. As you can see, it's a biggun and took quite some time to put together. Because it's so big, there's also a higher likelihood of errors

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: January 27th, 2015

This week we get a big ol' sale on EA titles, including games new and old, as well as a slice of their associated DLC, at rather hefty discounts. For the first time ever (in my memory), we're being o

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: January 27th, 2015

This week we get a big ol' sale on EA titles, including games new and old, as well as a slice of their associated DLC, at rather hefty discounts. For the first time ever (in my memory), we're being o

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: January 27th, 2015

This week we get a big ol' sale on EA titles, including games new and old, as well as a slice of their associated DLC, at rather hefty discounts. For the first time ever (in my memory), we're being o

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: December 16th, 2014

Today sees the launch of the Countdown to 2015 sales across Xbox Live, with a massive selection of discounts throughout the week, as well as additional daily offers. The weekly sale is split across d

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 25th, 2014

Starting with this week's Deals with Gold, we have a selection of titles across both consoles on offer, including some fairly recent releases and some titles that also saw some Halloween discounts la

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 25th, 2014

Starting with this week's Deals with Gold, we have a selection of titles across both consoles on offer, including some fairly recent releases and some titles that also saw some Halloween discounts la

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: November 25th, 2014

Starting with this week's Deals with Gold, we have a selection of titles across both consoles on offer, including some fairly recent releases and some titles that also saw some Halloween discounts la

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: October 21st, 2014

This week's Deals with Gold sees a random selection of titles discounted on the One, including one that is only available in the US (along with its XBLA version). On the 360 the discounts are mostly

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 30th, 2014 [UPDATE x2]

[UPDATE 2: SNK titles have now been added as a general sale. Also, Battlefield titles and DLC have been added as a Gold sale, linking to Battlefield: Bad Company 2 being the new "Games with Gold". [U

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 30th, 2014 [UPDATE x2]

[UPDATE 2: SNK titles have now been added as a general sale. Also, Battlefield titles and DLC have been added as a Gold sale, linking to Battlefield: Bad Company 2 being the new "Games with Gold". [U

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 30th, 2014 [UPDATE x2]

[UPDATE 2: SNK titles have now been added as a general sale. Also, Battlefield titles and DLC have been added as a Gold sale, linking to Battlefield: Bad Company 2 being the new "Games with Gold". [U

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: September 30th, 2014 [UPDATE x2]

[UPDATE 2: SNK titles have now been added as a general sale. Also, Battlefield titles and DLC have been added as a Gold sale, linking to Battlefield: Bad Company 2 being the new "Games with Gold". [U

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Content Roundup: September 23rd, 2014

Xbox One Games As announced yesterday, Ninjabee's Nutjitsu became available for 30 more countries. The game can be downloaded from here for US$6.49 / £5.19 / €6.49 / AU$8.65. In addition, the second

Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith