Xbox Live Update for the week of February 25, 2015

highlights this week’s arcade releases. It’s on both the Xbox One and the Xbox 360. The game features two interwoven stories that will take place over four episodes, starring Claire Redfield and Moira Burton. She’s the daughter of Barry Burton, best known for his horrible B-movie quotes including: “Jill, here’s a lockpick. It might be more »

Xbox Live update for the week of February 18, 2015

It’s a very eclectic selection this week in the Xbox Live Marketplace. Hand of Fate is, wrap your around this, a roguelike/action RPG deckbuilder. In the game you use a deck of cards to craft the dungeon you will hopefully fight your way through. Assemble equipment and encounter decks to play the game of life more »

Xbox Live update for the week of February 11, 2015

Valentine’s Day is almost here, and the only thing we love more than our games is our readers. So let’s find some games that will earn a special place in your heart! The Escapists is a sandbox game that puts you in the big house. Your character’s goal is to escape prison, but it won’t more »

Xbox Live update for the week of February 4, 2015

A Lannister always plays his Xbox – wait, that’s not right. But if they had Xboxes in Westeros, I’m sure the Lannisters would play, in between conquering things and throwing weddings where everyone dies. The point here is that Game of Thrones – Episode 2: The Lost Lords is now available for both the Xbox more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of January 21, 2015

3rd Street Saints, it’s time to cause some more trouble. The Saints Row IV: Re-Elected and Gat Out of Hell Bundle is now available on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Re-Elected includes the main game, two DLC mission packs, 25 DLC weapons and six new superpower elements among other goodies. In Gat Out of Hell, more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of January 8, 2015

Of all the themes the first Xbox One of 2015 could have, endless runner combining blaxploitation and Greek mythology would have never come to mind. Funk of Titans casts the player as Perseus, the son of Zeus. He looks a bit different than what you remember. Titans have come to control the world with pop, more »

Microsoft might be taking steps against hackers

It was recently discovered by Dualshockers that Microsoft is in the process of hiring a new Software Engineer for their team. The listing on LinkedIn seems to point directly to the recent attacks on Xbox Live. It shows that Microsoft is focused on hiring a person who loves to find ways to foil hackers, and cheaters. more »


Xbox Live and I: My outage experiences

By now we’re all probably aware of the name Lizard Squad, most famously known for their annoying DDoS attacks on the PlayStation Network, and Xbox Live. The name didn’t mean anything to me until their most recent attacks on Xbox Live.  The trouble started with Netflix. I do not have cable, since I cannot afford more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of Dec. 17, 2014

First up, the Xbox Countdown to 2015 is on with great deals every day leading up to the new year. There are both daily deals and deals running for an extended period of time. Check them out, you’re bound to find one game calling out to you. The puzzle platformer Kalimba is now available on more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of Nov. 26, 2014

It’s a time to give thanks for all we are grateful for, and video games are near the top of my list. There’s family up there too, I swear. We even have a new Kinect offering this week with Boom Ball on Xbox One. It’s described as a “full body” Kinect game that mixes tennis, more »

Xbox Live’s December Games with Gold revealed

Games with Gold is giving the Christmas gifts early, as Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners will have three new free titles to enjoy in December.  Xbox One owners can engage in tiny combat with Worms: Battlegrounds. The power of the Xbox One allows for the biggest Worms game yet. There are more worms, more more »

Xbox Live update for the week of Nov.18: Best Games Ever!

This is the week we’ve been gaming for. Nov. 18 features the biggest games of 2014, and there’s something for everyone. If you have ever wanted to liberate a country, run a criminal empire, face down dragons or defeat John Cena, the marketplace has you covered. places you in the shoes of Ajay Ghale, the more »