Paladins Champions of the Realm : Impressions From The Beta Front Line

If I had to sum up Paladins Champions of the Realm in the form of a well known saying or catchphrase, it would be this : Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Somewhere, deep in the bowels of Hi-Rez ...

The Top 6 Xbox One games we want to see announced at E3 2017

So, we’re at that time of the year already. E3 is just around the corner, and the excitement is building as we wait to find out which titles we’ll be saving up for in the coming months. But this ...

Raiders of the Broken Planet Beta – How good is it?

Whether you’ve heard of Spanish studio MercurySteam or not, there is no denying you’re aware of their previous masterpieces. From the eerie domain of Clive Barker’s Jericho, to the magnificent Castlevania: Lords of Shadow series, you can be pretty sure ...

Unboxing KontrolFreek Call of Duty Heritage Edition Thumbsticks for Xbox One

To celebrate the announcement of Call of Duty: WWII, KontrolFreek have created a brand new thumbstick for both Xbox One and PS4 – the limited edition Call of Duty Heritage Edition. Wanna check them out with our unboxing? Watch ...

Xbox Game Pass has finally arrived – but is it a good thing?

No matter if you’ve only recently picked up an Xbox One, or have been a member of the latest console generation since Day one, one thing we all have in common is our love for games. So the announcement ...

EA @ E3 2017 : The 6 best things EA delivered

So E3 is in full swing and EA have delivered their usual presentation at EA Play. But what did I think of it? First of all, before I jump headlong into the games and what they mean to me, ...

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for June 2017 any good?

Each and every month Xbox gamers get access to not just one, not two, not even three, but four free Xbox titles with the Xbox Games With Gold scheme. This month however things are a little different, as five ...

Tokyo 42 Hands-On Preview

Tokyo 42 was announced towards the back end of 2016 and immediately grabbed the attention of gamers with its unique and highly stylised aesthetic. Its isometric view of Tokyo and its rooftops really do make the game stand out from ...

6 more titles drop in with Xbox One Backwards Compatibility – Are they worth the return?

April proved to be a fantastic month for backwards compatible arrivals, with some of the most requested Xbox 360 games finally being made playable on Xbox One, all through the power of emulation. A new month means more titles and ...

5 new additions arrive via Xbox One Backwards Compatibility – are they worth the return?

Whether the idea of dusting off that library of Xbox 360 games for a spin once more is for you or not, the fact that there are now almost 400 titles available to play through backwards compatibility is certainly impressive. ...

MCM Comic Con, Tekken 7 and being a Panda

I was lucky enough to have the experience of being invited to MCM Comic Con 2017 at the Excel Centre in London. A celebration of all things comic, TV, film, and games. Where people dress up as their favourite ...

5 of the best announcements to come out of Microsoft’s E3 2017 briefing

For gamers, E3 is one of the biggest times of the year, and for Xbox gamers, Microsoft’s E3 briefing is the place you want to be. This year was no different with some huge announcements that made the crowd ...

Ghost of a Tale Hands-on Preview

Although it’s been around for a few years now, Early Access on Xbox One still doesn’t feel right. I’m not entirely sure why, but given that some of my favourite games have come through the program, it probably isn’t something ...

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for July 2017 any good?

This time last month I was waxing lyrical about how good it was to see the likes of Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed III, Dragon Age: Origins and a new game, SpeedRunners, be gifted to all Xbox One and Xbox ...

Unboxing the Venom Arcade Fight Stick for Xbox One, PS4 and PC

There are a whole multitude of different controllers available for Xbox One, PS4 and PC players to enjoy. But very few are able to deliver the fighting goodness that a proper fight stick brings. And that is where Venom ...

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for August 2017 any good?

So here we are with the start of a new month on the horizon and a number of new games being gifted to all Xbox One and Xbox 360 players via the Xbox Games With Gold scheme for August ...

Destiny 2 Beta: Thoughts Of A Destiny Fanboy

The last thing anyone should expect from a piece written about Destiny (or indeed Destiny 2), authored by yours truly, is objectivity. However, I’m going to make a monumental effort to try and not let my blind fanboyism get in ...

5 of the best moments from E3 2017

It’s not easy picking the best bits of any E3, and this year with the announcements coming thick and fast, has made it even harder than usual. I’ve been tasked with watching all the relevant streams/conferences, and have just finished ...

5 of the best moments from Ubisoft at E3 2017

Ubisoft always make you feel safe. It must be their mix of laid back French style and range of brilliant IPs that we have fondly enjoyed for years, across many different console generations. They’re like the BMW of the ...

Six new additions join the Xbox One Backwards Compatible line-up – Are they worth the return?

With the excitement of E3 last month, as well as all the new games that have made their way to the Xbox Store, you’d be forgiven for not noticing that the backwards compatibility scheme had gone exceptionally quiet in recent ...

6 of the best Xbox One games from the first half of 2017

It seems like it was only yesterday when we were celebrating the arrival of 2017 in style. We had a hell of a year to look forward to as well – with numerous AAA titles hotly anticipated, a ton of ...

Aven Colony Hands-On Preview

When Team17 put their name to something, it’s usually nailed on as being something a bit decent. And that is the plan with Mothership Entertainment’s Aven Colony. City sims were all the rage back in the early and mid ’90s. ...

What Did The Destiny 2 Beta Get Wrong?

In a challenge similar to that which faced Hercules when he upset his daddy, I’ve been asked to put together a piece on what Bungie got wrong with the version of Destiny 2 that they recently let us get ...

4 new arrivals hit Xbox One Backward Compatibility to break the 400 mark – But are they worth the return?

Not so long ago we brought you our thoughts on the last set of backwards compatible titles to arrive on Xbox One as Microsoft closed in on the 400 Xbox backwards compatible games figure. This week has seen another fresh ...

What Happened To Story DLC For Grand Theft Auto 5?

The success story of Grand Theft Auto 5 is one that many a news outlet has written litanies on. Rockstar came, saw and conquered, propelling their title to the position of best selling non-bundled game of all time with ...

6 of the worst Xbox One games from the first half of 2017

So, 2017 is at the halfway point and we’ve seen a whole host of games cross our paths throughout the first six months of the year. There have been great games, there have been good games and there have been ...

Ten Of The Most Memorable Xbox One Boss Fights

Bosses eh? They’re a funny bunch. Sometimes they are too easy, sometimes insanely hard… but when they are done well, the memory of the fights can stay with you long after the game is over and done with. I’ve sat ...

Destiny 2 – 20 hours in!

Destiny 2 has launched. At 11:30pm on a cold Tuesday night, I was stood in my local GAME store, seeing the staff (and a solitary customer) dressed up as Guardians, as I waiting for the midnight launch of the game ...

The 6 Indie games that stole the EGX 2017 show

If I’m honest, it’s the indie gaming scene which is where my heart is at, and with that in mind it could be said I spent far too long hanging around the indie booths at EGX 2017. But by stationing ...

What new Xbox One and Xbox 360 games are ‘In Stores This Week’? – 25th Sept-1st Oct 2017

A week of gaming with just a single new release or two in the world of Xbox One and Xbox 360 could be considered the calm before the storm at the moment, given the sheer amount big games coming out ...

The 5 most incredible games on show at EGX 2017

If you were in the UK between the 21st-24th September 2017, and like gaming, then you really should have been at the Eurogamer Expo 2017. Filled with hundreds of games, with offerings from the smallest of micro studios, right up ...

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for September 2017 any good?

So here we are with a new month about to begin, and we all know by now that means a number of new games are about to be gifted to all Xbox One and Xbox 360 players via the ...

5 Original Xbox games that must be on the Xbox One Backwards Compatible list

E3 2017 and many people tuned in to Microsoft’s E3 conference to find out about the highly-anticipated Project Scorpio. Of course, we now know it as Xbox One X and it will be the world’s most powerful console. As ...

Path of Exile: The Fall of Oriath – Tales from the Xbox One Beta

Diablo has a lot to answer for, at least if you judge it by the amount of games that have released recently that appear to pay homage to Blizzard’s seminal title. In the recent past, we’ve had Victor Vran, Vikings: ...

Brand new titles hit Xbox One Backwards Compatibility – Are they worth the return?

Whether you love the Xbox One Backward Compatibility feature or you hate it, there’s no denying the program continues to go from strength to strength with each new title made playable on Xbox One. And now we get to see ...

UNBOXING – Venom Marauder 7.1 Virtual Surround Headset for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, PC

In need of a new headset but the wallet doesn’t allow for the very top end products to come your way? Venom have got you sorted with their new Marauder 7.1 Virtual Surround Gaming Headset for Xbox One, Xbox ...

6 of the most anticipated Xbox One games still to come in 2017

Once again August has retained its name as being the noticeable calm before the storm, as we move towards the imminent arrival of the blockbuster triple A games quickly heading our way. Along with some potential surprise packages, our ever-growing ...

The 5 EGX 2017 Indie titles that came out of nowhere to blow my mind!

I’ve usually got my ear to the ground regarding the latest Xbox One and general gaming news as a whole. But each and every year, the EGX show throws up some little gems – gems that I either knew very ...

Fortnite – Thoughts and impressions from The Storm

Fortnite is a strange game to try to explain in a single sentence. It’s a base building, objective defending, team based craft and shooter with strategy elements. I think. It’s been out in alpha and beta form on the PC ...

Spotify arrives on Xbox One – But should you buy in to another subscription?

Ah, subscriptions. Every day subscription services in the music and media industry receive new customers, all willing to pay money for a service that gives them something they want in a convenient way – whether that’s through services like ...


The Return of the Duke… and why I’ll be buying the worst video game controller ever made!

Backwards Compatibility continues to bring fresh faces to Xbox One – Are they worth the return?

Call of Duty: WWII is almost upon us – Here’s what I hope to see from the latest instalment

Let’s Play Marble Void on Xbox One

The Best Indie Games at PLAY Expo Manchester 2017

Unboxing and first look at the Loot Gaming Fortress box – August 2017

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for October 2017 any good?

Let’s Play theHunter: Call of the Wild on Xbox One – 1 hour, 1 kill?

First batch of Original Xbox Games arrive on Xbox One via Backwards Compatibility – Should you be playing them?

The Shocktober Sale for 2017 is here – but which of the Xbox bargains are the greatest?

Unboxing the Secret Lab Titan Stealth Gaming Chair

Destiny 2 – It’s all about the endgame!

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for November 2017 any good?

4 underrated games from EGX 2017 to keep a serious eye on!

Exclusive interview with Martin Korda as he speaks about FIFA, Destiny and Fable!

Need For Speed Payback – Tales from the EA Access Trial

Taking a look at the Danger Zone Xbox One X enhancements and Bonus Phase DLC add-on

Exclusive gaming is harming the industry – let’s bring the gaming communities together!

Unboxing and first look at the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition

Looking back at 10 years of… Mass Effect

Unboxing and first look at the collectible Simon “Ghost” Riley Cable Guy Xbox One and PS4 controller holder

Destiny 2’s DLC: Thoughts of Bungie’s live stream reveals – direct from a fanboy!

Xbox One vs Xbox One X – Can you really spot the difference?

7 of the best examples of Fireworks in gaming

Unboxing and first look at the collectible Ronald “Red” Daniels Cable Guy Xbox One and PS4 controller holder

Exclusive interview with Arthur Parsons and his work on LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2

Mutant Football League – Xbox One Preview

The rest of the Fable family arrives on Xbox One via Backwards Compatibility – Are they worth the return?

Let’s Play Pinball FX3 Universal Classics Tables on Xbox One

5 Xbox One Games To Make Your Halloween Go With a Bump

Monster Hunter World Preview – Tales from the Beta

Destiny 2: The Curse of Osiris – Is it a blessing or a curse?

6 of the most anticipated Xbox One co-op titles of 2018

Skyforge – Tales from the Xbox One Game Preview

5 games to look forward to in 2018!

TheXboxHub’s Xbox One Indie Games of the Year 2017

Which of this week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold bargains should you pick up? – 2nd January 2018

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for January 2018 any good?

The Sims 4 – Tales from the EA Access trial on Xbox One

A Message of Hope For Those Without the New Xbox One X

Why are ‘Complete Editions’ never truly complete?

Star Wars Battlefront II – Tales from the EA Access Trial on Xbox One

Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for December 2017 any good?

Should you buy an Xbox One X without a 4K TV?

10 of the hardest Xbox One full game completions of 2017

5 of the worst Xbox One games of 2017!

Thoughts and impressions on returning to the wastes of Crossout on Xbox One X and taking the Inventor Pack for a spin

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS – Tales from the Xbox One Game Preview

10 of the best Xbox One games from 2017 for easy gamerscore/achievement collection!

The Rise and Fall of the Kinect: A Tale of Two Peripherals

10 Xbox One Indie games we can’t wait to play in 2018!

TheXboxHub’s Xbox One Game of the Year 2017

5 Xbox One games with big 2018 DLC release plans

Let it snow with 5 of the best snow-filled Xbox games!

Right in the feels: The games that deliver a real emotional impact

Six new games arrive via Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One to kickstart 2018 – Are they worth the return?

Two fresh faces appear for Xbox Backwards Compatibility – Are they worth the return?

Hands-on preview of Pure Farming 2018 – It’s all about the coffee!

10 of the easiest Achievements from the Xbox One games released in January 2018

Tales from the Metal Gear Survive Beta