October 2014 Games With Gold Announced

Xbox announced this week it’s new games offered in October for Games with Gold. This month on Xbox One we have a brand new game from ID@Xbox in addition we have two games set for the Xbox 360. Some may scoff at the number and “quality” of titles in October’s Games

Ascend: Hand of Kul is Shutting Down

For Ascend fans, unfortunately Ascend: Hand of Kul is closing. Ascend: Hand of Kul was recently delisted from Xbox Live Arcade in the past week with no apparent reason from developer Signal Studios or Xbox. However I can confirm that the game still launches properly. The reason behind its delisting

August Xbox One Update Out Now

As reported by Larry Hryb, a.k.a. Major Nelson, the August Xbox One Update is live and ready to download to your console. New Features in this update include : Mobile Purchases: Using Xbox SmartGlass or, you can remotely buy games and/or Add-ons. Now even if you are away from

August 2014 Games With Gold Revealed

A new month approaches and with it comes new titles for Games with Gold on Xbox 360 and Xbox One! July’s Games With Gold (Max and the Curse of Brotherhood, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition and Battleblock Theater) will roll out for the new addition of games so grab them

Ultra Street Fighter IV Review

The next iteration of Street Fighter IV recently released as a 15.00 digital upgrade. Ultra Street Fighter IV contains five new characters, six new stages, and new updates on frames/properties to all characters. A disc version of the game will also release on August 8th, that includes everything from Street

What is Escape Dead Island?

Later this year, we can expect a new addition to the Dead Island series, Escape Dead Island.  Unlike previous installments in the series, this game is told from a third person perspective with a focus on stealth as opposed to the usual guns, or axes, blazing.  In addition, the story is

Mighty No. 9, Second Crowdfunding Push?

Mighty No. 9, a spiritual successor to MegaMan, saw a ton of support on Kickstarter last year raising well over 3 million dollars. Welp, now they’re back and asking for even more. The new campaign is looking to raise $100,000 through Paypal in order to get English voice acting, this

Blue Estate Review

Blue Estate is bear with me here, a rail-shooter.  Now that you’re (hopefully) done cringing, it warrants mentioning that the solidly bad reputation of rail-shooters coming across rather dull and slap-dash at the best of times usually seems pretty accurate, but is it fair to assume that they’re all bad? I mean,

Contrast Review

Developed by Compulsion Games, Contrast is an arcade puzzle game that centers on using and creating shadows to navigate through your environment. When you’re not in a shadow you retain your 3D form and when in you are in shadow you acquire a 2D form. While the premise sounds intriguing, most

Platinum Games Announces Legend of Korra Game

Looks like Platinum Games has another game in the works, but this time they’re taking a shot at The Legend of Korra!

Set between season one and two of the Nickelodeon television show, The Legend of Korra is about a girl with the ability to control all 4 elements (earth, wind, water, and fire) who is destined to save the world! If anybody can do the game justice, it’ll be Platinum Games, known for their fast and fluid gameplay. I for one, am crazy excited. What do ya’ll think?