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Forza Motorsport 6 Is Coming To Games With Gold Tomorrow

The Complete Add-Ons Collection for Forza Motorsport 6 is currently at a massive discount, meaning you can be ready for the whole experience when Forza 6 goes live on Games with Gold tomorrow.

Posted 1 year ago by Heidi Nicholas 94

Games with Gold Revealed for August 2019

August's Games with Gold lineup has been released with some decent titles up for grabs. This time around we are getting two heavy hitters — one in preparation for a big release in September.

Posted 1 year ago by Sean Carey 282

Poll: What's Your Most Anticipated Xbox Game of May 2019?

Another month is coming to an end, so it's time we look ahead to May's releases. Once again it's a slim month, but RAGE 2 is the big hitter and A Plague Tale could end up being the underdog to watch...

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Konami Anniversary Collection Announced

To celebrate 50 years since Konami was originally founded, the publisher has revealed details of the Anniversary Collection, which will include three bundles containing games from Castlevania, Contra and more.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Raiders of the Broken Planet Review

Raiders of the Broken Planet is an indie game but you wouldn't know it by looking at it. It boasts AAA visuals and some impressive settings, but it gets dragged down in a number of ways that keep it from becoming great.

Posted 2 years ago by Mark Delaney

Raiders of the Broken Planet Patch Released

MercurySteam released a new patch today for Raiders of the Broken Planet. Previously, Xbox One and Founders Pack users had problems playing the campaign.

Posted 2 years ago by CognitiveCaveat

Raiders of the Broken Planet Open Beta Starts September 15th

The upcoming third-person "shooter-brawler" is getting an open beta in just a few days ahead of the game's release later in the month. A new character spotlight video shows off the bare buttocks of a Prussian mercenary.

Posted 2 years ago by Sam Quirke

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces Eight New Titles

During Microsoft's Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House event, around two thousand players got to try out a variety of ID@Xbox titles. In total, 37 games were available to play and eight titles have never been revealed before.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith

ID@Xbox Gamescom 2017 Montage

There are currently more than 1,500 ID@Xbox games in development. The traditional montage trailer showcased 14 of those titles that are coming to the Xbox One within the next 12 months.

Posted 3 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Full List of Xbox One X Enhanced Games

We know the Xbox One X is coming on November 7th and we know lots of games are going to support it, but until today we didn't know exactly what games those would be. There's over 100 titles.

Posted 3 years ago by Claudio Barata

Top Five Longest Running Franchises

With backward compatibility bringing even older titles to the Xbox One, we decided to look at some of the oldest gaming franchises that have survived through to the current Xbox generation. Hop into our time machine!

Posted 3 years ago by Andrew Ogley

Raiders of the Broken Planet Developer Diary #3 Released

The third developer diary for Raiders of the Broken Planet has been released as game designer Joan Amat and gameplay programmer Hernan Ojuel showcase gameplay and explain the unique features of the game.

Posted 3 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Microsoft Showcases E3 2017 ID@Xbox Titles

It wouldn't be a typical Microsoft E3 presentation without a montage of ID@Xbox titles. This year was no different and the latest trailer showcases several upcoming titles.

Posted 3 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Raiders of the Broken Planet Developer Diary

A new developer diary for upcoming asymmetric shooter Raiders of the Broken Planet explores the background story of MercurySteam's pulp sci-fi adventure.

Posted 3 years ago by Lucy Wood

Raiders of the Broken Planet To Be Scored By Óscar Araujo

Óscar Araujo teams up with MercurySteam again to score Raiders of the Broken Planet. The award-winning film & game composer is sure to deliver another fantastic set of sounds for the upcoming title.

Posted 4 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

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 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Raiders of the Broken Planet Goes to Gamescom

Focusing on some of the game's "interesting and downright fun" rogues and villains, the Gamescom trailer showcases the game's shooting and brawling mechanics.

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith

ID@Xbox Goes to E3 2016

It has been a rather muted appearance for the ID@Xbox indie publishing scheme so far this year, but this still means that we have a few titles to show you from Microsoft's E3 2016 presentation.

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Raiders of the Broken Planet E3 Teaser Trailer

Back in April, we first heard about Raiders of the Broken Planet, which is being developed by Mercury Stream, the team known for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow. We can see how the game is progressing with a new trailer.

Posted 4 years ago by Kelly Packard

Raiders of the Broken Planet Announced

Spanish developer-turned-publisher MercurySteam, best known for their work on Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, have announced their first self-published title, Raiders of the Broken Planet. The game will be a "Multiplayer Online Asymmetric Adventure", and will be distributed episodically - an

Posted 4 years ago by Sam Quirke

XBL Sale Roundup: December 23rd, 2014

Because there are so many different sales happening at once this week, many of which are split between Gold and non-Gold discounts, I'll be handling this list a little differently. I'll be splitting

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Sale Roundup: July 8th, 2014

This week's Deals with Gold focuses on Season Passes and DLCs for some recent AAA titles and The Walking Dead: Season Two (Xbox 360), as well as a set of Serious Sam sales. On the Xbox One we see a f

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

XBL Content Roundup: March 25th, 2014

Xbox 360 Games on Demand There is one new Game on Demand today. As a release date is yet to be set for regions outside of North America, this one is likely to stay exclusive to that region. I hope th

Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Shows Off Its DLC

Earlier this month, a piece of DLC was revealed for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2. "Revelations" will see players taking control of Alucard, the turned son of leading man/vampire menace, Gabriel. A

Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Has Revelations

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 may be providing the closure that fans of the franchise have been after, but that doesn't mean that everything has been explained. Publisher Konami has announced new DL

Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith

XBL Sale Roundup: March 4th, 2014

This week's Deal of the Week sees a random selection of Arcade titles receive hefty discounts alongside two recent releases on Games on Demand. One of those titles also gets a discount for its One it

Posted 6 years ago by Chewie

Retail Releases: Week of March 4th, 2014

Delay after delay has held up players' chances to assume the role of the new kid as they join up with Cartman and crew. Live action role-playing has never seemed so popular. Gamers can finally get th

Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith

XBL Content Roundup: February 25th, 2014

This week's regular content roundup returns with DLC and new Games on Demand for both consoles. While we don't have any demos, there is still plenty here to suit most tastes. Xbox 360 DLC and Xbox On

Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Launch Trailer

For the majority of us, the next chapter in Dracula's tale, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, will shortly be upon us. To celebrate his return, a launch trailer for the game has been released, showing

Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead

Retail Releases: Week of February 24th, 2014

We're all in for a bit of a treat this week. Three titles take to the floor as both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 receive new goodies. Take on the role of a determined plant, sneak through the shadows an

Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead

Castlevania: LoS 2 Introduces the Chaos Claws

Last week, we were able to bring you a trailer for the health sucking Void Sword, one of Dracula’s weapons in the upcoming Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, though one sword may not be enough to cut th

Posted 6 years ago by Lexley Ford