Category: <span>game</span>

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Microsoft Store leaks new Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy collection

In a now-deleted listing, the Microsoft Store has leaked the existence of Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy. The description read:  “Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy is the complete edition of the award-winning Tomb Raider origin games. This collection contains all the definitive edition content from each critically acclaimed prequel title”. The collection is expected to include upscaled versions […]
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Microsoft acknowledges Xbox Wireless Controller unresponsive buttons issue

Some Xbox Series X/S owners are complaining that the new Xbox Wireless Controller which came with their console is having issues with some of the face buttons being unresponsive. Users are reporting that the Y-button in particular will drop out and be unresponsive several times in a game, making gameplay impossible. “The unresponsive Y button […]
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Microsoft’s $7.5 billion Zenimax acquisition will be decided by the EU

Deals Deal Alert: Dell XPS 13 9360 13.3″ is $500 cheaper today The XPS lineup is Dell’s premium laptop offering and surely, Dell XPS 13 9360 is one of the most capable Windows 10 laptops you can buy in 2021. If you’re on the lookout for a pr… Deal Alert: Jabra Elite 65t Earbuds discounted […]
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King Arthur: A Knight’s Tale early access review: The makings of a new turn-based tactics legend

History may be written by the victor, but nobody said that the same was true for myths and legends. Developer NeocoreGames knows this, having given the classic Arthurian legend its own dark fantasy spin and infused it with all the makings of a gritty turn-based tactics game. The aptly named King Arthur: A Knight’s Tale […]
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Actually, Fall Guys isn’t coming to Xbox through Game Pass launch

Update: Fall Guys is not coming to Xbox Game Pass. Following the original posting of this story, publisher Devolver Digital has shot down the possibility of the game coming to the subscription service. “That’s incorrect,” the Fall Guys publisher said. This isn’t the first time Xbox Game Pass has seen a blunder like this. In […]
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Interview: RuneScape lead designer David Osborne reveals what 2021 has in store for Jagex’s signature MMO

RuneScape is a long-running MMORPG that is currently celebrating its 20th anniversary. Recently, I got the chance to sit down with RuneScape’s lead designer, David Osborne, to discuss the anniversary in detail. If you’re interested, be sure to check out our breakdown of everything you can expect for the Anniversary Event. However, that’s far from […]
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Microsoft adds a warning to their Cyberpunk 2077’s store page

Following a whole lot of misfortune for Cyberpunk 2077, Microsoft added a performance warning on their store page. Players are warned: “Users may experience performance issues when playing this game on Xbox One consoles until this game is updated.” In comparison to the PC version, Cyberpunk 2077’s performance on last-gen consoles received overwhelming criticism by […]
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Sony threatens to sue custom PS5 faceplates company for copyright infringement

Update: Sony has threatened legal action against the custom PS5 faceplates company PlayStation.  Following the accessory company’s reveal last week, Sony has since cracked down on the third-party customisation brand as the hardware manufacturer explained that the creation of PlayStation 5 faceplates are part of the PS5 intellectual property. The legal threats started swiftly. Just […]
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Opinion – They Should Bring Back: The Saboteur

This look back at The Saboteur was written by our work experience intern Paddy Inniss.  The Saboteur: burlesque dancers, Nazis, sabotage and a stereotypical Irish caricature for a protagonist. Doesn’t sound familiar? That’s not too surprising. Released in 2009 to mostly positive reviews, Pandemic Studios’ final game was overshadowed by some of gaming’s greatest. That […]
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Review: Crucible is Amazon’s poor attempt to get into gaming

Reviewed on PC Everyone’s favourite mega-corporation is back once again to continue its venture into making games, this time setting out with the task of reinventing the hero shooter genre. Enter Crucible: Amazon‘s PVPVE shake-up to the constantly regurgitated hero shooter formula. The expected Hero Shooting experience is split between three modes in Crucible’s inaugural […]
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GTA 6 actor “unable to comment” on the game’s existence

The next entry in Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto series, tentatively titled GTA 6, has been leaked through an actor’s resume.  Actor Jorge Cansejo was brought under scrutiny this weekend after Twitter account GTA VI News and Leaks — wonder what that account is all about — spotted the upcoming GTA 6 on the actor’s CV. […]
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Google announces Stadia Makers program for indie devs

Google has officially announced its Stadia Makers program for the Google Stadia, a program which the company hopes will be the “first step into an expansion of self-publishing for experienced independent game developers.” Since the Stadia’s launch in November 2019, more than 30 games and 60 game updates have been launched on the service. Another […]
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Project xCloud for PC screenshots leak

We reported earlier that Xbox Chief Phil Spencer was spotted testing Microsoft’s Project xCloud game streaming service for the PC. The client is currently only officially available for iOS and Android handsets. Now screenshots of the service for PC have leaked, via The Verge. Project xCloud will allow casual gamers to play high-end games on […]
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[UPDATE] Xbox Live, Support, and Mixer are all back up

UPDATE 11:39PM GMT: Xbox Live, Xbox Support, and Mixer are all back up and running as normal again. Players should be able to game, look for help with Xbox products, and watch streamers as normal once more. Players should once again be able to sign in and access Xbox Live services normally! Thank you for […]
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Doom Eternal Stadia version is only 1080p; 1440p on enhanced consoles

The Doom Eternal Stadia port is not a true 4K experience, despite Google’s claims that the game would be.  Instead, the Doom Eternal Stadia version will be running at a native resolution of 1080p. While the game will still run at a performance target of 60 frames-per-second – which is the performance target for all versions —it’s […]
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