Tag: Xbox

Two ‘Sea of Thieves’ Xbox One Bundles May Be On The Way

Oftentimes, when a new highly-anticipated exclusive title is released for a particular console, the hardware developer in question will create a new console bundle to promote the title. According to a recent retail listing, it seems that this will also be true for the upcoming Microsoft exclusive, Sea of Thieves (due to be released on ...

Microsoft EA/Valve Purchase Rumours: An End To The Xbox One Exclusive Crisis?

If Microsoft buys EA, Valve or PUBG Corp, will it put an end to the Xbox One exclusive crisis?

Why People Love The Witcher 3

The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt is widely considered to be one of the best games to be released over the past few years. The internet is filled with praises for the title and its publisher with many declaring The Witcher 3 to be not only a great game, but a revolutionary one too. These ...

A New Hope: Did The Gaming Community Just Beat EA?

Over the last week, the launch of the highly-anticipated Star Wars Battlefront 2 has largely been shrouded by a great deal of controversy. EA’s recent decision to temporarily remove the loot box system from Battlefront 2 has had many contemplating the question of whether or not consumer outcry against microtransaction systems has finally resulted in ...

Can You Trust Video Game Reviews?

Let’s face it; buying a new game can be expensive and often does require a significant time-investment from the player. With so many games having been plagued by issues on release in the past, it really is no surprise that many gamers have come to rely on some sort of review system as a method ...

Why People Love Cuphead

By now, you’ve probably heard about Cuphead and how hard it supposedly is. The Xbox One and Windows exclusive has been taking the world by storm since being released at the end of September and has had many jumping in just to find out whether they can actually beat it. There’s has been some debate regarding how hard the game actually is, with some people suggesting ...

Should All Games With Game-Breaking Bugs Receive Bad Reviews?

Last month, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice was released and raised a rather important question after famed video game critic, Jim Sterling, gave the title a harsh score after encountering a rather rare game breaking bug. This action did receive a lot of coverage after the title received favourable reviews from both critics and the general public, with many stating that it did live up ...

Gaming: The Most Successful Social Media Platform?

A few weeks ago, I was at a party with a few of my friends, where I was introduced to a whole load of new people that my friends had met through playing League of Legends. Sometime, throughout the night, the topic of gaming’s ability to connect people with each other through in-game chat and co-operation was discussed and most were ...

Is Video Game Addiction Real?

Recently, a study was published in the US which suggested that young men are spending more hours playing #videogames than actually working. Now, this suggestion did get a lot of people speaking about the idea. As with every potentially controversial study ever published, there are people who agree with the inference and those who disagree with it. Personally, ...

4 Games That Need HD Remakes

Two weeks ago, Crash Bandicoot: N.Sane Trilogy was released on PlayStation 4 to the great excitement of many long-time fans of the series. Gamers were so excited to delve back into the famed 1990s platformer that it even bested Horizon Zero Dawn’s first week sales in some countries (which is quite some feat when looking ...