All News tagged with 'Xbox 360'

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 22nd, 2018

Discounts on Mafia II, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Splosion Man, Prey, Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved, Braid, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and more

Posted 9 hours ago by Rich Stone, 29 comments

Everyone Can Play Multiplayer This Weekend on Xbox Live

This weekend, everyone can enjoy multiplayer on Xbox Live thanks to an Xbox Live Free Play Days for All event. The event allows players without Xbox Live Gold to enjoy the benefits of multiplayer on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Four More Titles Being Removed from Xbox Game Pass on May 31st

Last week, we brought you news that Microsoft would be removing 21 titles from Xbox Game Pass on May 31st. Unfortunately, that list just got bigger.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 94 comments

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Vanquish Now Free with Games with Gold

The start of a new month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via May's Games with Gold.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 26 comments

Fight Night Champion Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Fight Night Champion Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 48 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 15th, 2018

Discounts on Borderlands, BioShock, Borderlands 2, BioShock Infinite, BioShock 2, Devil May Cry 4, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings and more

Posted 7 days ago by Rich Stone, 29 comments

Hitman: Absolution Contracts Servers to Shut Down, Hopefully Temporarily

Hitman series developer IO Interactive must close the servers for 2012's Hitman: Absolution Contracts feature in what the company hopes is only a temporary situation.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 67 comments

April 2018 Delistings... and Some Relistings

This month's check has turned up one Xbox One title and four Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store. On the contrary, we have one Xbox One title, two XBLA titles and two Games on Demand that have returned.

Posted 12 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 59 comments

Xbox Game Pass Loses 21 Titles on May 31st

On May 31st, 21 titles will be leaving the service according to the Games Leaving Soon section of the hub. The vast majority of these are Xbox 360 titles, making up 19 of the 21 games involved.

Posted 12 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 125 comments

Burnout Revenge Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Burnout Revenge Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 8th, 2018

Discounts on Assassin's Creed III

Posted 14 days ago by Rich Stone, 64 comments

Minecraft Update Aquatic Coming To Xbox 360

We have good news and bad news. The Update Aquatic is coming to Xbox 360. It will also be the last major update we see for the 360 Minecraft version.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Bricker, 69 comments

Dragon Age II Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Dragon Age II Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Horobin, 73 comments

World of Tanks Soviet Dream Machines Event Live During May

The beginning of May marks the launch of the Soviet Dream Machines event exclusively for the console versions of World of Tanks. Exchange points for rewards, all the way up to the Tier VIII Motherland tank.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Xbox 360 Games Now Count Toward Monthly Gamerscore Leaderboards

Microsoft has updated the monthly gamerscore leaderboard, one of the Xbox One dashboard's features. Xbox 360 gamerscore now applies to the monthly leaderboard, which it previously did not.

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 59 comments

TA Playlist for May 2018 is Live with Alice: Madness Returns

If you're reading this shortly after it is published, you're not late for a very important date. You're right on time. It's the first of the month which means it's time for a new TA Playlist game. Let's get Grimm!

Posted 21 days ago by Mark Delaney, 23 comments

Saints Row 2 Now Backwards Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Saints Row 2 And Saints Row 2 (DE).

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Horobin, 48 comments

Techland Purchases Call of Juarez Franchise from Ubisoft

Ubisoft has now sold the rights to the Call of Juarez franchise to its developer, Techland. One of the first things Techland did was to republish Call of Juarez: Gunslinger.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 26 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 1st, 2018

Discounts on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Call of Duty: World at War, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and more

Posted 21 days ago by Rich Stone, 46 comments

Ranking The Top Five Call of Duty Campaigns

Call of Duty campaigns may soon be a thing of the past. If it's true this year's game will be without one and if it sells well anyway, we may have seen the last story mode for the series. That makes for a good time to look back.

Posted 24 days ago by Mark Delaney, 102 comments

Poll: Old School or Reboot, Which Version of Tomb Raider Do You Prefer?

The latest Tomb Raider is on the way, making the rebooted version of Lara Croft now three games old. Is this new and more cinematic vision for the franchise your preference, or do you like to keep it old school?

Posted 25 days ago by Mark Delaney, 102 comments

The Best Xbox Adventure Games Available in 2018

The past several years haven't seen just a revitalization of the adventure genre, it's been nothing short of a renaissance. For fans of such games, there are now so many games to play. Here are some of our favorites.

Posted 26 days ago by Mark Delaney, 58 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 24th, 2018

Discounts on Alien Breed Episode 1: Evolution

Posted 28 days ago by Rich Stone, 132 comments

Video Games to Play if You Like HBO's Westworld

HBO's latest hit series, Westworld, returns for a second season tonight. Its first season was a critical darling telling thoughtful tales of human versus AI conflict. For more of that itch to be scratched, try these video games.

Posted 30 days ago by Mark Delaney, 30 comments

Games With Gold Titles Revealed for May 2018

As usual, May will bring along two titles for the Xbox One, as well as two for the Xbox 360 that can both also be played on the Xbox One thanks to backwards compatibility.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 165 comments

TA Playlist Game for May 2018 Announced

Through the looking glass we go! Starting on May 1st, you're invited to join us and Alice in Wonderland for the next community game, Alice: Madness Returns. Things will soon get curiouser and curiouser...

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 81 comments

The Best Opening Scenes in Video Games

They say first impressions are everything. Whether you're in a job interview, on a date, or writing a list for a popular gaming outlet, you have to start strong or you'll lose your audience. Here are gaming's best openings.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 107 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 17th, 2018

Discounts on Battlefield 3, Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3, Dead Space 3, Alien Breed Episode 3: Descent, Rotastic

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 24 comments

Assassin's Creed Syndicate and Dead Space 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The midway point of the month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via April's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 55 comments

Xbox Team Deploy Fix For Missing Gamerscore Issue

As an achievement hunter, you may have occasionally had an issue in the past where that gamerscore is lost for a few days or so. We say in the past, as Microsoft have released a fresh new fix that should solve the issue.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 33 comments

Vote Now for May 2018's TA Playlist Game

We haven't done a second chance month yet this year so we felt it was right about time to do that. We've picked through our backlog of previously polled games and chosen four that we think make up a strong quartet.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 140 comments

Morrowind, Jade Empire, 17 More Original Xbox Games Going Backward Compatible

It was teased last week that today's episode of Inside Xbox would bring with it lots of news regarding Xbox One's backward compatibility program. The tease seems well warranted with a total of 19 original Xbox titles on the way.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 189 comments

Xbox 360 Sale and Spring Add-On Roundup: April 10th, 2018

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Battlefield 1943, GRID 2, Alien Breed Episode 2: Assault, Alien Rage

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Burning Earth Reappears on Xbox Marketplace

If you're one of the few people who haven't played Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Burning Earth and you're struggling to find a copy of the game on disc, the game has reappeared for sale on the Xbox Marketplace.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 104 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 12 - Fable II

It is now officially podcast time! Fable II month has wrapped up, and with it so has the first year of TA Playlist. Come with us on the latest episode where we role-play lousy landlords and dancing fools all across Albion.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

Gears of War 2 Multiplayer Packs DLC are Now Free

Who can beat the price of free? If you're looking for a reason to play or replay Gears of War 2, you're in luck. All of the Multiplayer Packs DLC are now free.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 62 comments

World of Tanks War Stories Reaps the Spoils of War

Players can now get their hands on three more single-player and co-operative online multiplayer War Stories missions in the form of the Spoils of War trilogy.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

March 2018 Delistings: Little Orbit Titles, Dragon Ball Z and More

This month's check has turned up four Xbox One titles, seven XBLA titles, and nine Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 122 comments

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag And More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga (EU) And Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 3rd, 2018

Discounts on Gears of War 2, Enemy Front, Farming Simulator 15, FIFA 18

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

The Witness and Cars 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The start of a new month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via April's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 37 comments

Play a Joke on Calendar Man in Batman Arkham City

Tomorrow is Easter Sunday. It's also April Fool's Day. While a lot of people will be celebrating the former rather than the latter, Batman is an exception to that rule.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 103 comments

April 2018's Games With Gold Titles Announced

It's that time of the month again where we get to learn about the upcoming titles in Games with Gold for the following month.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 222 comments

Xbox 360 Spring Sale Roundup

It's the start of Spring and to celebrate Microsoft have just kicked off a Spring Sale, with loads of great content available at big discounts. The discounts are available until the 10th April 2018.

Posted 1 month ago by Jack Watling, 35 comments

[UPDATE] Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 27th, 2018

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Gears of War 3 and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 57 comments

Two Adventure Time Games To Be Delisted At End Of March

Here's a Public Service Announcement for any Adventure Time fans. The two games from publisher Little Orbit are set to be delisted on digital stores at the end of the month due to license expiration.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 26 comments

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Dated With Pre-Order Bonus

Pre-ordering Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, whether at retail or digitally, will give players a code for Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition and its Ultra Street Fighter IV DLC.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Ubisoft Spring Sale Offers Discounts of up to 75%

Ubisoft has started a Spring Sale on their Store page, offering discounts of up to 75% on a range of Xbox One titles, and a few Xbox 360 titles.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 20th, 2018

Discounts on Skate 3, Worms, The Splatters, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists

Posted 2 months ago by Rich Stone, 33 comments