They came from outer space
They came from outer space

From its earliest and arguably most iconic days, gaming has starred aliens, often as the enemy: a force of instantly recognisable antagonism to mankind’s bold efforts into the stars or even just... Continue Reading »

DLC: Delight or despair?
DLC: Delight or despair?

This week saw the launch of the last great piece of DLC before the next generation kicks off with BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea, available on Xbox Live since Tuesday. As such, we thought it was high... Continue Reading »

The plot thickens…
The plot thickens…

It’s that time of the year again when we light massive fires and explode colours in the sky: hundreds of years ago, a man named Guy Fawkes plotted to destroy the Houses of Parliament in an act of... Continue Reading »

Videogame Visionaries
Videogame Visionaries

Like any other creative endeavour, games require a direction, a vision to drive them, be that something as simple as a plumber chasing a princess, or a vast, conspiracy-riddled dystopia of cyborgs and... Continue Reading »

More bang for your bytes
More bang for your bytes

Jaw-dropping moments and intense action are the hallmarks of the blockbuster gaming scene, and making crazy concepts even crazier with tons of bad guys, awesome weaponry or insane speed is just one of... Continue Reading »

No Kameo 2 in development for Xbox One
No Kameo 2 in development for Xbox One

Ah, Kameo. If you can remember all the way back to the launch of the Xbox 360, you may have seen stands in (the now sadly defunct) Gamestation running Kameo as an example of the new generation of games... Continue Reading »

Wish I were here…
Wish I were here…

Gaming has long pursued the ultimate narrative goal of delivering its audience to pastures new and wonderful. Throughout this console generation, the most powerful hardware yet has been able to bring to... Continue Reading »

Review: Forza Horizon VIP Membership
Review: Forza Horizon VIP Membership

Everyone loves the VIP treatment right? Well if you are a Forza Horizon fan who didn’t bother with the Limited Collectors Edition of the game, you can now pick yourself up the VIP Membership on Xbox... Continue Reading »

Forza 4 Horizon gets a banging soundtrack and Season Pass details
Forza 4 Horizon gets a banging soundtrack and Season Pass details

For those of you who are anticipating Forza Horizon’s release, we’ve got a treat for you today. Turn 10, Playground Games and Microsoft have released a load of new details regarding the... Continue Reading »

Nexon announce Dungeon Fighter on XBLA
Nexon announce Dungeon Fighter on XBLA

Last year, there were rumblings of an immensely popular, free-to-play beat-em-up coming to Xbox Live Arcade, and then things went quiet for a while. Now, Nexon have announced that the game, based on Dungeon... Continue Reading »

Klie Entertainment leaves the Mark of the Ninja on XBLA
Klie Entertainment leaves the Mark of the Ninja on XBLA

Microsft Game Studios, alongside developer Klie Entertainment are sneaking onto XBLA this summer with the side-scrolling platformer, Mark of the Ninja. Oddly reminscent of ancient Amiga games, like Gods... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 gameplay trailer is out of this world.
Halo 4 gameplay trailer is out of this world.

Microsoft look to have continued in the great tradition of the Halo series with the latest gameplay trailer, released at E3 2012. Lush cinematics and super smooth animation are there to whet the appetite... Continue Reading »

Dance Central 3 screenshots and photos from Ushers E3 performance
Dance Central 3 screenshots and photos from Ushers E3 performance

If you missed Usher’s performance at the end of this years Microsoft press briefing then fear not, we have lots of photos from it here along with Dance Central 3 screenshots and artwork. Dance... Continue Reading »

Gears of War: Judgement shows us a new side to Rooftops
Gears of War: Judgement shows us a new side to Rooftops

We have just been sent several images for Gears of War: Judgement which include 4 screenshots of a revamped version of Rooftops, a popular multiplayer map from Gears of War. Epic Games have handed over... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 screenshots and artwork invade our screens
Halo 4 screenshots and artwork invade our screens

Now I’m not one usually to boast but I think we have uncovered the largest collection of Halo 4 screens and artwork known to man.  Halo 4 was given an in-depth look last night at E3 and it’s... Continue Reading »

First Gears of War: Judgment trailer shown (now with video)
First Gears of War: Judgment trailer shown (now with video)

We’ve just been treated to the very first trailer for the next instalment in Epic Games’ Gears of War franchise – Gears of War: Judgment. Showing off Baird in chains (as teased by the recent... Continue Reading »

More Halo 4 footage leaked?
More Halo 4 footage leaked?

While many of us are still anticipating new details about Halo 4 at E3 next week, a new video has surfaced with apparent Halo 4 gameplay on display. The video in question has cropped up on several... Continue Reading »

Microsoft and Tequila Works release Deadlight trailer
Microsoft and Tequila Works release Deadlight trailer

Coming this summer from Tequila Works and Microsoft Game Studios is the exclusive Xbox Live Arcade title, Deadlight. Set way back in 1986, I remember it well, the plot centres around Randall Wayne as he... Continue Reading »

First Forza Horizon screenshot revealed
First Forza Horizon screenshot revealed

Ohhh... Shiny! Forza Horizon, the next chapter in the hit driving series, has just shown how gorgeous it’s going to be with it’s first screenshot. The image shows the cover star of the game, the... Continue Reading »

Review: Fable Heroes
Review: Fable Heroes

Does a Full House beat a pair? Fable Heroes was the result of an internal Lionhead Studios creative day that was initially conceived and a prototype built during four staff members free time. When Peter... Continue Reading »