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Three Games Heading To Backwards Compatibility

Three games turn into seven with today's additions to backwards compatibility as The Orange Box joins offerings from both Hello Games and Bandai Namco as playable on Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 69 comments

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 1 year ago by Chewie, 125 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: July 7th, 2015

This week we get a selection of titles available on Deals with Gold as well as the massive Ultimate Game Sale for both Silver and Gold members. Let's tackle the Deals with Gold first, then dive into

Posted 1 year ago by Chewie, 177 comments

TA Top Five: E3 Predictions

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past few weeks, you know that E3 is nigh. As the Newshound team was sitting around the coffee table in our secret underground volcano tree house, we sta

Posted 1 year ago by Jonathan Barnes, 124 comments

TA Top Five: Fake Inventions

The absolute best thing about video games, along with other forms of narrative media, is that they craft incredible fictional worlds. These worlds have no bounds on when or where they exist, or wheth

Posted 1 year ago by Marc Caccamise, 99 comments

TA Top Five: Scientists

Science plays a pretty big role in the narrative of many games. Few things make better sources of conflict than advanced science gone awry and few things make better resolutions to conflict than the

Posted 1 year ago by Jonathan Barnes, 105 comments

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 1 year ago by Chewie, 147 comments

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 2 years ago by Chewie, 146 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: September 23rd, 2014

This week's Deals with Gold sees a trio of Xbox One discounts and a variety of Xbox 360 Games on Demand titles on offer, including the two Amazing Spider-Man games, a couple of racing titles and a se

Posted 2 years ago by Chewie, 104 comments

TA Top Five: Sequels That Should Be Made

Spoiler Warning In the process of discussing the game's which should receive sequels, certain plot points which may spoil the narrative story may be discussed. If you have not played a certain game

Posted 2 years ago by Marc Caccamise, 262 comments