Xbox Live Update for the week of April 22, 2015

Assassin’s Creed Chronicles brings the Metroidvania style to Ubisoft’s juggernaut of a series, and to the Xbox One. Guide assassin Shao Jun on a quest for vengeance against the Chinese Emperor. Sneak around, avoid guards and bring justice to 16th century China. Chronicles is $9.99, or free to owners of the season pass. Infinity Runner on Xbox more »

Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations doesn’t inspire confidence

Let’s be honest with ourselves. There haven’t been many “good” Adventure Time games. The first one from WayForward, Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d You Steal Our Garbage?!!, had its moments. Card Wars: Adventure Time is pretty fun too. But most of the other offerings were cash-ins with little to no merit. Which is why more »

Now Marvel’s Avengers: Age Of Ultron is in Zen Pinball 2

Have you been feeling a sad lack of something in your life, but you couldn’t put your finger on what? Have you been yearning, late in the night, for something to fill that cavernous void that sits within your heart? Don’t feel bad, we all have those dark eons where nothing seems to ever be more »

BioWare makes Mass Effect fans’ dreams come true with talking Elcor plushies

Dreams are coming true today, people. We are in the presence of greatness. The BioWare Store has topped itself, because it is now offering the best Mass Effect products ever. You can now buy a talking Elcor plushie. Hug him and he’ll talk to you! Isn’t that the best? Here’s why the Mass Effect Elcor more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of April 15, 2015

It’s the week income tax is due, and Xbox One gets a game called We Are Doomed. That can’t be a coincidence, right? It doesn’t actually have anything to do with taxes though. It’s a twin-stick shooter that gives you a laser beam to blast enemies with. Waves Mode has 30 waves to tackle, and Endless Mode more »

Get your goat on with Goat Simulator for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Do you hear the bleating? I do. It’s the sound of the coming storm that is Goat Simulator. The joke game from Coffee Stain Studios which brought joy to PC gamers and spawned a slew of copycats starring cats, dogs, and other animals, is on the Xbox 360 and Xbox One on April 17, 2015. more »

The Beowulf Skullgirls Encore debut is Friday, Friday, Friday!

Ladies and gentlemen, a legend is coming out of “retirement.” Entering the ring at 287lbs is Beowulf! Which is to say Super Smash Bros. isn’t the fighting game to get free DLC this week, since the free Beowulf Skullgirls Encore pack is on the way. Come April 17, 2015, all systems will be go to more »


It’s disappointing Destiny won’t get a House of Wolves Raid

Destiny‘s second expansion, House of Wolves, will release on all platforms May 19, 2015. House of Wolves will introduce a new line of story quests, the PvP arena Trials of Osiris, and the newly revealed “cooperative multiplayer arena,” Prison of Elders. The DLC also adds the ability to upgrade existing, pre-Dark Below Exotic and Legendary equipment to put them more »


The Mortal Kombat X trailers aren’t really impressive

Now, I’ll be the first to admit that fighting games have never really been my jam. I’m not really good at them. In addition, I haven’t played a Mortal Kombat game in years. So it’s entirely possible that I’m simply not the target audience when it comes to Mortal Kombat X. I’m fully willing to more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of April 8, 2015

It’s been a little longer than usual since our last update, so I’m going to catch you up on everything Xbox Live since we last talked.Baseball season is here, and RBI Baseball 15 is ready to swing for the fences on Xbox One. Players can use a two-button “retro” control scheme, or engage more precise controls for more »

LEGO Dimensions mixes your favorite LEGO franchises with collectible figures

Publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, developer TT Games, and The LEGO Group today announced LEGO Dimensions, the next title in the longstanding LEGO video game series. LEGO Dimensions will launch for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Wii U September 27, 2015, and will mix together LEGO Lord of the Rings, DC Comics, The Wizard of Oz, Ninjago, more »

Resident Evil Revelations 2 Review: The Next step?

Resident Evil Revelations 2 Price: System(s): PS4, PC, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 Release Date: March 17, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Capcom ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood and Gore, Intense Violence and Strong Language Resident Evil Revelations 2 isn’t much like the first Revelations. It’s faster, it’s campier, it’s… episodic? Well, it used to be. Capcom more »