Xbox Live update for the week of August 13, 2014

After a delay to work out some technical issues, Pinball FX2 is now available on the Xbox One. Tables purchased on Xbox 360 will now carry over to Xbox One free of charge. It includes the Sorcerer’s Lair table for absolutely free, so it’s worth trying to see if you’d like to purchase any other more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of August 6, 2014

Call of Duty Ghosts’ final DLC, Nemesis is live this week on Xbox consoles. In the final Extinction mission Exodus, your team has to get key personnel to a low orbit space station while aliens overrun Earth. Among them are the Ancestors, the deadliest enemies you’ve faced yet. It’s the last mission, don’t hold anything more »

Xbox Live down? Microsoft is “on it”

Having trouble launching some of your favorite games, or playing online with friends? Xbox Live is down, that is it’s still having connectivity issues, and at the moment it’s across the board for Xbox 360 games. The ‘s problems have been solved for the moment, since both consoles were having troubles all last month. Popular more »

Xbox Live update for the week of July 30, 2014

Pinball FX aficionados on Xbox consoles, Zen Studios has heard your complaints. Any Pinball FX 2 table purchased on Xbox 360 will be transferable to Xbox One. Zen has delayed the release from this week to sometime next month. It will be well worth the wait not to pay for the same tables twice. Airmech more »

Xbox Live update for the week of July 16, 2014

Magic 2015: Duels of The Planeswalkers has arrived, allowing you to play the world’s most popular TCG from the comfort of your own Xbox 360. Garruk Wildspeaker is the ultimate hunter, and for some reason he has decided to prey on planeswalkers.  You’d better find out why, or you’re going to be next. Travel through more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of July 2, 2014

With a holiday weekend upon us, the pickings are a bit slimmer than normal. This is a quality over quantity situation though, as the excellent Guacamelee Super Turbo Championship Edition is available. Even better for Xbox One owners, it’s completely free through Games with Gold. What the heck is a a Guacamelee, you might ask? more »

Xbox Live update for the week of June 18, 2014

Video games give us the opportunity to be anything from an NFL quarterback to a space marine. This week, we can even be blobs. Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack is a puzzle-platformer on the Xbox 360 that has you start as a captive, but learn to devour everything. Your growth spurt includes gaining cool superpowers more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 28, 2014

The long awaited  has finally arrived on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Play as hacker Aiden Pearce, in possession of a unique device that turns the city of Chicago into his plaything. Hack traffic signals to aid your pursuit of targets. Stop trains to escape authorities tailing you. Are you ready for this much more »

Xbox Live update for the week of May 21, 2014

The Memorial Day weekend is nearly upon us, so it’s fitting that this week’s biggest release gives us an alternate history of World War II. What, you don’t remember that time the Nazis won? One of the most famous shooter franchises returns with Wolfenstein: The New Order. It’s up to BJ Blazkowicz to set history more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 14, 2014

Who’s ready to travel through time as a member of the Super Time Force? Bend time itself to your will in this platformer, using it to team up with past versions of yourself. Use one of 16 characters and battle through six time periods to restore order. Cleaning up time is a tough gig, but more »

Microsoft will offer refunds for Xbox Live Gold subscriptions

Microsoft recently revealed it won’t require users subscribe to Xbox Live Gold to access apps such as Netflix, YouTube, Twitch, HBO Go and others. This change takes place in June. However, if you don’t want to be a Gold member after the update hits, you’ll be able to recover a portion of your investment. Microsoft more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 7, 2014

Peggle 2, which arrived on Xbox One a while back, is now available on the Xbox 360. It features 120 levels, magical powers and four all-new masters. Try new multiplayer options in the four-player Peg Party mode or two-player Duel Mode. Peggle 2 is $11.99. Get ready, puzzle buffs. RPG Bound By Flame has arrived more »