Category Archives: Xbox One

Fallout 4

Fallout 4 is on the way!

Since the release of Fallout: New Vegas, Bethesda have always been quiet when it came to the Fallout franchise. Avoiding questions, giving the generic “we cannot comment” answers and so on…

Five years on, and finally that looks to have changed with the announcement of Fallout 4!

Releasing a debut trailer today –  actual in-engine footage and not just a CGI video I might add! – Bethesda have officially got the hype train rolling pre-E3. You can find the video below. Continue reading

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Lifeless Planet Review: Lifeless by name, Lifeless by nature

Developer: Stage 2 Studios

Platform: Xbox One, Windows

Originally released in 2014 on Windows, Lifeless Planet was one of the highlights of Microsoft’s E3 Briefing in June 2014 during an ‘Indie Game’ highlight reel. Gripped by the name and concept, I was immediately hyped and swore off looking at any videos or reviews until I could play it myself.

Almost one year later and the game finally got its console debut in May 2015 on the Xbox One. After completing the game in a single sitting, did it live up to my expectations…? Continue reading

The Crew – An ambitious take on the racing genre

Developer: Ubisoft

Platform: Xbox One (version reviewed), Xbox 360, PS4 & PC

For the gamer in me, most of 2014 was spent yearning for the release of The Crew. I’ve never been one for racing games, however the concept instantly drew me in and ultimately made The Crew my most hyped for game of the year, if not this generation as a whole.

Following delay after delay, The Crew was finally let loose on the world at the start of December 2014, and traversing its enormous world has been an experience like none other so far. Continue reading

Mini Review – Halo: Spartan Assault (Xbox One)

This review contains minor spoilers for Halo 3. It’s an old game sure, but I’m just being safe.

Developer: 343 Industries

Platform: Xbox One, Xbox 360, Windows & Windows Mobile

To many gamers, the name “Halo” is synonymous with the First Person Shooter (FPS) genre. Ask just about any gamer what their favourite FPS series is and they’ll probably say Halo.

Spartan Assault, however, is not an FPS. Originally released as an exclusive for the Window 8 mobile phone operating system, Microsoft brought the game over to the Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC several months later.

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