All News tagged with 'Best Of'

Game of the Year 2022 voting round 6: Tinykin vs. Temtem

Game of the Year 2022 voting returns once again, this time with a battle between two sets of colourful critters — will shrunken adventure Tinykin or sprawling Pokémon-alike MMO Temtem emerge victorious?

Posted 9 hours ago by Luke Albigés 19

The best Game Pass additions of 2022: January

2022 may not have been the craziest of years for big new releases, but Game Pass has delivered every single month. Here are a few of of the highlight heavy-hitters that joined the service in the first month of the year...

Posted yesterday by Luke Albigés 19

The hardest and longest Xbox Game Pass games

For players who want games to challenge them, Xbox Game Pass has a decent amount of titles that are more than happy to deliver on that front. Here's a selection of the longest, hardest, and most challenging Game Pass games.

Posted 11 days ago by Luke Albigés 110

The best free Xbox games

Looking for some of the best free Xbox games? You've come to the right place. These free-to-play gems provide hours of fun without you ever needing to reach for your wallet, so get involved!

Posted 16 days ago by Luke Albigés 41

Xbox games like Pokémon that are super effective

As Pokémon Scarlet and Violet arrive on Switch, chances are some of you are peering over the fence with eyes greener than a Metapod. But don't sweat it — we have some awesome monster-raising games on Xbox, too!

Posted 18 days ago by Luke Albigés 28

Halo turns 21 today, but which game is best?

Halo: Combat Evolved launched on this day 21 years ago, giving the original Xbox its killer app right out of the gates. Bungie's landmark FPS spawned a series that came to define Xbox, but which title is the best?

Posted 21 days ago by Luke Albigés 121

Nine of the best Xbox Game Pass hidden gems

With big-name titles joining Xbox Game Pass pretty much every single month, it's all too easy for some of the smaller games to slip through the cracks. Here, we'll shine a light on some low-key greats you should check out.

Posted 26 days ago by Luke Albigés 49

Best games like God of War on Xbox

As God of War Ragnarok arrives as a PlayStation exclusive, some of you may well be on the hunt for similar games available here on Xbox. Here are some of the best ones we could find that might just scratch the same itch...

Posted 27 days ago by Luke Albigés 84

Xbox sales: TA Team Picks (November 3rd)

Microsoft is cutting prices on a number of games in the Xbox Store again this week, applying discounts across Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC. Here is what the TA news team think is worth your time.

Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 13

Best games like Bayonetta on Xbox

As Bayonetta 3 sashays onto Switch, Xbox players might once again find themselves feeling a little left out. But never fear — if you fancy some stylish action of a different kind instead, you have plenty of great options on Xbox!

Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 63

Xbox sales: TA Team Picks (September 8th)

Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows PC games are once again receiving the discount hammer on the Xbox Store, so the TA news team has done a little digging to see what they could find.

Posted 3 months ago by Tom West 16

The best of Gamescom 2022

Gamescom 2022 let us see and play a bunch of exciting upcoming Xbox games — here are our picks of some of the best games from the Cologne show.

Posted 4 months ago by Luke Albigés 17

Xbox sales: TA Team Picks (August 11th)

Xbox Sales return this week with a host of titles across Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows PC. The TA news team has done their due diligence and scoured the lists for their recommended titles.

Posted 4 months ago by Tom West 21

Best Xbox Cloud Gaming games

Xbox Cloud Gaming is one of Xbox Game Pass' coolest features, letting you play many of your favourite titles from the service an a wide array of different devices. Here's a selection of games that are a great fit for cloud play.

Posted 4 months ago by Luke Albigés 15

Which fighting game series should come to Xbox next?

Xbox is in a better state for fighting game fans today than it has been since the genre's Street Fighter IV-fuelled Xbox 360-era renaissance. Still, there's always room for improvement — will one of these be next to throw down?

Posted 5 months ago by Luke Albigés 109

Best games like Monster Hunter on Xbox

With Monster Hunter Rise getting its Sunbreak expansion later this week on PC and Switch, now seems as good a time as any to track down some great alternatives to Capcom's monster co-op hit for Xbox players...

Posted 6 months ago by Luke Albigés 14

Best of Xbox Game Pass: RPGs

Xbox Game Pass is absolutely packed with great games, even more so if you're an Ultimate subscriber and get all those EA Play titles included in the service as well. But which are most worthy of your time?

Posted 9 months ago by Luke Albigés 43

Best Xbox first-person shooters

From sci-fi worlds filled with futuristic weapons and alien monsters to games based on real conflicts that recount some of the darkest moments in our history, here's our list of the best first-person shooters on Xbox.

Posted 9 months ago by Sean Carey 39

Best Xbox MMO games

MMOs and achievement hunting don't generally go hand-in-hand, but it is nice to have that one constant game to slip back into between completions. Here are our top picks from Xbox's pretty decent selection of games...

Posted 9 months ago by Tom West 24

Best Xbox racing games

Do you like finding the perfect line through a corner? Well, this is the place for you! From simulation to arcade-sim, from four-wheel to two, from tarmac to dirt — these are the best racers on Xbox.

Posted 9 months ago by Kes Eylers-Stephenson 43

Best Xbox zombie games

Zombies might be flesh-hungry creatures that should fill us with fear, but they also happen to be a whole lot of fun to play with — so we've listed a selection of our favourite zombie-slaying games on Xbox.

Posted 10 months ago by Tom West 102

Xbox Game Pass: eight of the best games to chill out with

2021 is behind us, but it was as chaotic in many ways as the year before, so we thought we’d redo our article on Xbox Game Pass games to chill out with, especially now that the Xbox Game Pass library has changed up so much!

Posted 11 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 72

13 of the best quick and easy Xbox completions

Fed up with quick completions that are awful to play? Here are some great games that also happen to offer some quick and easy Gamerscore, so you can have a good time while watching a number get bigger.

Posted 1 year ago by Sean Carey 42

Ten of the best arcade racing games on Xbox

Arcade racers are about those big colours, those huge crashes, those weapons flying from your bonnet, the sweet drifts you pull off, and all the fun you have, all the time! These are ten of the best available on Xbox consoles.

Posted 1 year ago by Kes Eylers-Stephenson 38

22 Xbox games to watch in 2022

The TA news crew picks out 22 of the biggest and most exciting launches coming in the next 12 months (barring any further delays)... feast your eyes on some of the potential highlights that 2022 has in store for Xbox gaming!

Posted 1 year ago by Luke Albigés 36

Ten of the best sports games on Xbox

Competitivity, great underlying gameplay, and strong emotive responses have taught us that controllers need to be bubble wrapped before taking on the ten best sports games on Xbox! Go, green team!

Posted 1 year ago by Kes Eylers-Stephenson 12

TA Team Picks: Game of the Year 2021

While voting continues in both our big Game of the Year bracket and the simpler overall poll, we thought you might be interested to find out which games our fine TA news team picked out as their own personal games of the year...

Posted 1 year ago by Luke Albigés 12