Xbox Live Games With Gold November offerings

Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be able to download three games this month for free as part of the Games With Gold program. Unlike previous months, none of the free games will be carried over from October’s offerings. Available on Xbox One for free download through the end of the month is side-scrolling indie game […]

Xbox’s October Games with Gold offerings revealed

It was announced today on Major Nelson’s blog that the new free games coming to Xbox Live Gold subscribers in October will be “Chariot” for Xbox One and “Battlefield: Bad Company 2” and “Darksiders 2” for Xbox 360. “Chariot,” an independent game from Canadian developers Frima¬†brought to¬†Xbox One through the ID@Xbox program, is a medieval-themed […]

“Super Time Force” review

Shoot’em ups are always fun diversions from the daily grind of overly-complicated, story-driven triple-A titles that fill the market. Sometimes, a side-scroller with a quirky hook and some fun level design is all one needs to pass a couple of hours. The only problem with “Super Time Force” on Xbox One being that diversion, is […]

“Max: The Curse of Brotherhood” review

As one of the first two games offered to Xbox Live Gold subscribers for free on Xbox One as part of the Games with Gold program, this sidescrolling puzzle-platforming game is a fun little distraction from the more beefy triple-A games, but it is a bit short and can be pretty frustrating at times. Developed […]

Buy an Xbox One without Kinect starting in June

Microsoft will sell it’s Xbox One console without a bundled Kinect sensor for $399 beginning June 9, according to a post by head of Xbox Phil Spencer on Xbox Wire this morning.The Kinect sensor will be available for purchase as a standalone product in the fall for an undisclosed price, and the premium Xbox One […]