News items tagged with xbox 360

Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

Destiny player shows off how he uses a sword and sparrow to glitch through the Vault of Glass raid and visit each area of the raid, including Atheon’s throne room.

By Boston Blake on 14 March 2017
Xbox Game Pass Announcement Causes GameStop Stock Drop

Xbox Game Pass Announcement Causes GameStop Stock Drop

While Xbox One gamers gladly welcomed the announcement of the Xbox Game Pass, retailer GameStop isn’t feeling the same excitement. Ga...

By Sarah Fields on 01 March 2017
55 Million People Play Minecraft Every Month

55 Million People Play Minecraft Every Month

Even well after its public release date in 2011, Minecraft continues to have its success grow, as Microsoft made an official announce...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 February 2017
Games With Gold For March Includes Evolve, Borderlands 2

Games With Gold For March Includes Evolve, Borderlands 2

The next round of free games for Xbox Live Gold members in March 2017 have been announced, and the list includes co-op shooter Evolve...

By Curt Hutson on 19 February 2017
GTA 4: Microsoft Working on Frame Rate Fixes for XB1

GTA 4: Microsoft Working on Frame Rate Fixes for XB1

Microsoft continues to search for solutions in order to fix the frame rate issues plaguing the backward compatible version of Grand Theft Auto 4 for Xbox One. Without a doubt, Microsoft’s d...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2017
Black Ops 2 Not Coming to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Black Ops 2 Not Coming to Xbox Backward Compatibility

The head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, Phil Spencer, officially declares that rumors of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 coming to Xbox One’s backward compatibility program are not true. About a m...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 February 2017
GTA 4 Sales Up to 8000% After Backward Compatibility

GTA 4 Sales Up to 8000% After Backward Compatibility

Sales for Rockstar Games’ open world crime title from 2008, Grand Theft Auto 4, increase nearly 8000% after it becomes backward compatible on Xbox One. Without a doubt, Microsoft’s decision...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 February 2017
Grand Theft Auto 4 Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Grand Theft Auto 4 Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Rockstar Games’ 2008 open world game, Grand Theft Auto 4, officially becomes available to play on Xbox One as a part of the console’s backward compatibility program. Without a doubt, there...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 February 2017
Full Pokemon Game Made in Minecraft

Full Pokemon Game Made in Minecraft

Pokemon Cobalt & Amethyst is a brand-new Pokemon experience, unleashing 136 new creatures, a new region, and an original story, all inside of vanilla Minecraft. Over the years, we’ve s...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 06 February 2017
Grand Theft Auto 5 Liberty City Mod Screens

Grand Theft Auto 5 Liberty City Mod Screens

Check out the latest screenshots for the OpenIV mod that is looking to bring the entirety of Grand Theft Auto 4‘s Liberty City to Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC. Years after its release, Grand Th...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 January 2017
Halo Mega Bloks: More Footage and Details Revealed

Halo Mega Bloks: More Footage and Details Revealed

Andrew Borman of Preserve Gaming History reveals more details about the cancelled Halo Mega Bloks project and releases raw gameplay footage of the game. A few days ago, footage was posted o...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 January 2017
Weekly Xbox Live Gold Deals Revealed

Weekly Xbox Live Gold Deals Revealed

Microsoft officially unveils the first weekly sale of 2017 for Xbox Live Gold Members and includes a number of different Xbox One and Xbox 360 game deals. Although Sony ended its PSN Holida...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2017
Footage from Cancelled Flash Open World Game Surfaces

Footage from Cancelled Flash Open World Game Surfaces

New footage from a cancelled game based on The Flash appears online, giving fans of the beloved DC Comics hero a chance to see what might have been had development continued. Whether it be...

By Rob Gordon on 28 December 2016
Minecraft Update Adds Wings for Console Players

Minecraft Update Adds Wings for Console Players

The Minecraft holiday update, update 1.11, introduces wings to the console versions of the game, along with new mobs and additional content for The End dimension. Earlier this week, develop...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 December 2016
Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2017

Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2017

Microsoft announces January 2017’s free Games with Gold titles, which include Deathtrap: World of Van Helsing and the second season of Killer Instinct. As we move into the New Year, Xbox Li...

By Boston Blake on 20 December 2016
Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Fallout-themed DLC is coming to Minecraft as the “Fallout Mash-Up Pack” gives the blocky building game a Wasteland makeover, also adding new character skins and enemies. One of the biggest...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2016
50% of Xbox One Players Use Backward Compatibility

50% of Xbox One Players Use Backward Compatibility

The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, reveals that almost 50% of Xbox One owners use the backward compatibility feature which allows Xbox 360 games to be played on the console. When it was announ...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2016
The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The third season of the episodic The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series, A New Frontier, skips a release for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles. Those who have been following The Wa...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2016
FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

The FIFA 17 Christmas event called FUTmas begins, granting players additional squad building challenges, mystery packs, new tournament rules, and more!

By John Jacques on 14 December 2016
Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russian officials threaten a potential ban of EA Canada’s FIFA 17 due to the game featuring some pro LGBTQ content produced for a recent awareness campaign.

By John Jacques on 09 December 2016
Oblivion Joins List Of XB1 Backward Compatible Games

Oblivion Joins List Of XB1 Backward Compatible Games

Developer Bethesda Game Studios’ fantasy-RPG The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion joins the ever-growing list of titles for Xbox One’s backward compatible program. Ever since Microsoft used its pr...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 November 2016
Xbox Free Games with Gold for December 2016

Xbox Free Games with Gold for December 2016

Microsoft announces the free Games with Gold titles for December 2016, which includes Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition, Outlast, and Burnout Paradise.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 November 2016
Skyrim, Fallout, & DOOM Pinball Coming

Skyrim, Fallout, & DOOM Pinball Coming

Zen Studios, in partnership with Bethesda, is planning on releasing three pinball tables based on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Fallout, and DOOM in December. Gamers that can’t get enough of...

By Rory Young on 19 November 2016
Rejected Red Dead Redemption Song Surfaces

Rejected Red Dead Redemption Song Surfaces

A rejected song written by the experimental indie-pop group Animal Collective for Rockstar Games’ open world Western game Red Dead Redemption surfaces online. Those who have had the pleasur...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 November 2016
Xbox One Backward Compatible List Includes Fan Requests

Xbox One Backward Compatible List Includes Fan Requests

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Head of Xbox Phil Spencer teases ‘top fan requests’ are coming to the Xbox One backward compatibility lineup in November. Since Xbox One backward compatibili...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 November 2016
Rumor: Oblivion and Modern Warfare 3 Coming to Xbox One

Rumor: Oblivion and Modern Warfare 3 Coming to Xbox One

Black Friday shoppers discover that the Xbox Live Marketplace lists Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion as backward compatible. For Xbox Live Gold subscribers,...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 November 2016
FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

The FBI alleges that four hackers are guilty of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, having earned millions of dollars from an illegitimate FIFA coin mining scheme.

By John Jacques on 14 November 2016
FIFA 17 Review

FIFA 17 Review

FIFA 17 impresses with its commitment to making changes to a tried-and-tested formula, delivering both in terms of quality gameplay and depth of surface-level content.

By Rob Gordon on 09 November 2016
FIFA 17 Glitches Recreated in Real-Life

FIFA 17 Glitches Recreated in Real-Life

Fans of FIFA 17 banded together to recreate glitches from the game in real life, resulting in an absurd video with many twitches, invisible players, and several dabs.

By John Jacques on 09 November 2016
Telltale's Batman Episode 4 Trailer and Release Date

Telltale's Batman Episode 4 Trailer and Release Date

Telltale Games shows off the trailer for the fourth episode of Batman – The Telltale Series, which shows Bruce Wayne in a precarious situation and introduces a largely expected villain.

By John Jacques on 05 November 2016
Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Game Rant takes a look at the scariest moments from the entire Gears of War franchise, digging up what we believe are the most memorable moments from Marcus Fenix. Gears Of War is known as...

By John Jacques on 31 October 2016
10 Best Horror Games You've Never Played

10 Best Horror Games You've Never Played

Over the years, there have been many great horror games that have slipped under the radar. These 10 spooky games in particular are the best you’ve never played. When gamers are looking for...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 October 2016
Get Horror Games Cheap in New Xbox Live Sale

Get Horror Games Cheap in New Xbox Live Sale

In celebration of the Halloween season, Microsoft launches the Shocktober sale on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, offering big discounts for a variety of horror games. As is typical of the Hallowee...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 October 2016
GR Pick: A Look Back At Gears of War

GR Pick: A Look Back At Gears of War

Fans of Gears of War can take a look back at the origin of the series, and explore how events within Cliff Bleszinski’s life actually shapes the franchise. With Gears of War 4 slated to rel...

By John Jacques on 20 October 2016
FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

Looking for how best to get Skill Points in FIFA 17? Look no further than this guide, which reveals what you need to know to get the most out of Skill Points from Pro Clubs.

By Rob Gordon on 09 October 2016
Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Entertainment’s Dusty Welch and Joel Emslie discuss how the decision was made to make the original Titanfall console exclusive to Xbox systems. The original Titanfall blew away thos...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 October 2016
3 More Games Arrive for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

3 More Games Arrive for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft reveals that three more Xbox 360 games are now playable on the Xbox One, this time including a multi-disc RPG, vertical side shooter, and a praised movie adaptation. Microsoft ann...

By Sarah Fields on 29 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

As Bungie investigates ongoing server issues with Destiny following the release of the game’s Rise of Iron expansion, the studio implements a sign-in queue. As one of the biggest new IP of...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 September 2016
Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Soccer fans can now download a demo of FIFA 17 that gives players a sneak peek at The Journey, which is EA Sports’ attempt to add a story to the traditional FIFA experience. When EA showed...

By Jason Gallagher on 18 September 2016
Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Retired pro footballer and England international Rio Ferdinand is upset about his player rating in a FIFA 17 ultimate team card, which gave him a harsh passing rating.

By John Jacques on 14 September 2016
FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

EA Sports producer Michael Mueller-Moehring gives some insight into the process of establishing ratings for the 18,000 players that comprise the FIFA 17 roster.

By Brad Jones on 14 September 2016
Rumor: Red Dead Redemption Remaster to Be Revealed

Rumor: Red Dead Redemption Remaster to Be Revealed

According to rumors circulating online, an announcement for a remaster of Rockstar Games’ open world western title Red Dead Redemption is to occur this week. If a translation of the Korean...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 September 2016
Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 2 Gets Release Date

Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 2 Gets Release Date

The developers at Telltale Games officially reveal the release date for the second installment of its episodic story for DC Comics’ Dark Knight in Batman: The Telltale Series.

By Kyle Sledge on 05 September 2016
Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

At its booth for PAX West 2016, the video game developer Bungie displays a replica of the Touch of Malice gun from its science fiction shooter Destiny. Although Bungie didn’t use PAX West 2...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 September 2016
Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 doesn’t move the series forward in any significant ways, but it provides one of the most polished NFL football video game experiences to date.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 August 2016
Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

A recent retailer posting has seemingly ousted the inclusion of Crash Bandicoot’s arch nemesis Neo Cortex as a playable character in the next entry of Skylanders. While gamers anxiously a...

By Riley Little on 16 August 2016
Bethesda: Rage and The Evil Within May Get Sequels

Bethesda: Rage and The Evil Within May Get Sequels

In an interview with Australian publication Finder, Bethesda’s Pete Hines discusses the possibility of sequels to horror game The Evil Within and id Software’s Rage. Over the last five ye...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 August 2016
Opinion: How Call of Duty Has Negatively Impacted Games

Opinion: How Call of Duty Has Negatively Impacted Games

Call of Duty is one of the biggest video game franchises of all time, but find out why one writer thinks it may have done more harm than good for the industry. Call of Duty is a juggerna...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 August 2016
Batman: The Telltale Series Getting a Multiplayer Mode.

Batman: The Telltale Series Getting a Multiplayer Mode.

Head of creative communications, John Stauffer, confirms a new multiplayer mode for Batman The Telltale Series called Crowd Play will be available once the game launches.

By Derek Nichols on 05 August 2016
WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

Stephanie McMahon announces that she will be a playable character in the upcoming WWE 2K17, along with her father, Vince McMahon, and her brother, Shane McMahon.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 July 2016
Dead Rising Leak Suggests PS4 Remaster

Dead Rising Leak Suggests PS4 Remaster

Trophies appear online for a PlayStation 4 version of the first Dead Rising game, suggesting that Capcom is remastering the game for current-gen consoles.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 July 2016
Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in Nov.

Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in Nov.

Lego Dimensions is receiving several new franchise packs in November, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantastic Beasts, Gremlins, Adventure Time and more. Wave 6 of Lego Dimensions is quickly approa...

By Rory Young on 24 July 2016
Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions is receiving several new franchise packs in November, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantastic Beasts, Gremlins, Adventure Time and more. Wave 6 of Lego Dimensions is quickly approa...

By Rory Young on 23 July 2016
Batman - The Telltale Series Official Trailer

Batman - The Telltale Series Official Trailer

Telltale Games is officially confirming an August 2 release date for Batman – A Telltale Series’ first episode with a world premiere trailer for the adventure game.

By Rory Young on 05 July 2016
Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Despite launching to a series of technical problems and negative review, Mighty No. 9 producer Keiji Inafune says that the current state of the game is ‘better than nothing.’

By Denny Connolly on 29 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 attempts to breath fresh life into the 2D platforming genre but it lacks the polish and magic that made Inafune’s iconic series such a staple of 90s gaming.

By Denny Connolly on 29 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Players who have completed Mighty No. 9 are claiming that the credits are over four hours long — which means that they’re actually a little longer than the game itself.

By Brad Jones on 29 June 2016
Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Game developer Bungie officially announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner Crucible matches will end on Destiny‘s PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions. As many fans of Destiny are probably aware...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 June 2016
Cena, Warrior and Banks Confirmed for WWE 2K17

Cena, Warrior and Banks Confirmed for WWE 2K17

WWE has confirmed three more superstars set to do battle in WWE 2K17, making the announcement via a mural painted live at E3 by artist Rob Schamberger. We’ve seen a new WWE video game annua...

By Brad Jones on 24 June 2016
Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Microsoft releases a list of console exclusive games coming to Xbox in 2016, including Crackdown 3, Gears of War 4, Halo Wars 2, Quantum Break, and more.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 June 2016
Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny developer Bungie cancels this weekend’s Trials of Osiris event, citing numerous connectivity issues and a nasty damage bug as the primary reasons. Destiny developer Bungie has cancelled Tria...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 June 2016
New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

A new trailer for LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens shows off more of the upcoming game, and announces a demo currently available on the PlayStation Store.

By Weston Albert on 07 June 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Review

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Review

Platinum Games’s take on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a mediocre hack-n-slash romp that ultimately fails to become anything more than just that.

By Riley Little on 05 June 2016
Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Microsoft reveals 16 new Xbox 360 games that are now playable on Xbox One, which includes the likes of Fable 3, Halo: Reach, Portal: Still Alive, and more.

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2016
Xbox Free Games With Gold for May 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for May 2016

Here are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for May 2016, including two smaller Xbox One titles and two Xbox 360 titles headlined by racing sim GRID 2.

By Rory Young on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

With just over a week before the launch of The Walking Dead: Michonne, Telltale Games reveals a six-minute extended preview of its upcoming three-episode mini-series.

By Alexander Pan on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

Telltale Games announces the release date for Episode 1: In Too Deep of their mini-series, The Walking Dead: Michonne. Pick up the episode on major platforms Feb. 23.

By Rory Young on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

Telltale Games releases a launch trailer for In Too Deep, which is the first of three planned episodes of the upcoming miniseries The Walking Dead: Michonne.

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The season finale of The Walking Dead: Michonne brings the series to an exciting conclusion, but does it do Robert Kirkman’s character justice? Read on to find out.

By John Jacques on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The second episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne continues where the first episode left off, but delivers less of a consistent experience than the season premiere.

By John Jacques on 31 May 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Release Date

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Release Date

Telltale Games reveals the release date of the second episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne, with part two of the title expected to hit stores on March 29.

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2016
New Games for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

New Games for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft reveals ten more games for the Xbox One’s backward compatibility program, including The Witcher 2, Sam & Max Save the World and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

By Rob Gordon on 30 May 2016
Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

The newest Mighty No. 9 trailer is getting pummeled by negative responses due to its hokey marketing combined with the latent frustrations of those who are still bitter about the game’s numerous delay...

By Curt Hutson on 29 May 2016
Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

A modder uses DOOM‘s SnapMap level editor to recreate most of the King’s Fall raid from Destiny: The Taken King, resulting in a impressive version for players to check out. Destiny‘s latest raid, Kin...

By Weston Albert on 29 May 2016
Goat Simulator: Waste of Space Trailer

Goat Simulator: Waste of Space Trailer

Coffee Stain Studios launches Goat Simulator into space with its latest expansion, which makes fun of just about everything space-related that gamers know and love. Coffee Stain Studios manages to ma...

By John Jacques on 28 May 2016
Destiny Fan's Funny King's Fall Checklist is So True

Destiny Fan's Funny King's Fall Checklist is So True

One Destiny fan has put together a humorous checklist for fellow players running the King’s Fall raid with some events that well-raided players will be familiar with. Many Destiny fans hold up the ga...

By Weston Albert on 24 May 2016
Destiny Fan Creates Printable Grimoire Cards

Destiny Fan Creates Printable Grimoire Cards

Bungie has made a conscious effort to make Destiny‘s story more entertaining, and now gamers have the chance to carry that story with them wherever they go. Destiny has had a reputation since the ear...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 May 2016
Destiny May Ban Players With Bad Connections From The Crucible

Destiny May Ban Players With Bad Connections From The Crucible

Bungie has apparently begun warning players with poor Internet, saying that if the situation doesn’t fix itself then those players will be banned from Destiny‘s PvP. Although Bungie has taken strides...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 May 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron - Who Is on the Cover Art?

Destiny: Rise of Iron - Who Is on the Cover Art?

The art for Destiny‘s rumored Rise of Iron expansion features a Titan on it, but who is that character? One Reddit user has a theory that it might not be so obvious. Many Destiny fans will be quick t...

By Weston Albert on 20 May 2016
Rumor: Next Destiny Expansion Titled Rise of Iron

Rumor: Next Destiny Expansion Titled Rise of Iron

Reddit user RWeav2 provides photographic evidence that the next expansion for Destiny is called Rise of Iron, and may feature a brand new melee weapon. With E3 right around the corner, there is a cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2016
Destiny: Trials Cancelled Because of Heavy Ammo Glitch

Destiny: Trials Cancelled Because of Heavy Ammo Glitch

Destiny developer Bungie announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner will be put on indefinite hold while the studio works to fix the heavy ammo glitch exploit. As expected, Destiny developer Bu...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 May 2016
Destiny PvP Player Combats Trolls With Kindness

Destiny PvP Player Combats Trolls With Kindness

After receiving angry messages from players he’d just defeated in Trials of Osiris, one Destiny streamer chooses to be the bigger person and gives them a helping hand. Trolls and haters are a part of...

By Sarah Fields on 19 May 2016
Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

One Destiny fan compiles a list of the most used weapons (in each category) by the top Trials of Osiris players. Find out if your PvP favorites are as widely used by others. After nearly a year of co...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 May 2016
Call of Duty: Black Ops Now Backward Compatible

Call of Duty: Black Ops Now Backward Compatible

Microsoft confirms that Treyarch’s 2010 first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops has now been added to the Xbox One’s backward compatibility roster. Since the Xbox One’s backward compatibility fe...

By Rob Gordon on 17 May 2016
Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie’s senior multiplayer designer explains how Destiny‘s matchmaking system works after renewed chatter by the community that skill based matchmaking is back. The matchmaking system in Destiny is...

By Weston Albert on 17 May 2016
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Sells 800,000 Copies

Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Sells 800,000 Copies

Capcom is reporting some positive figures for the recently released Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster with approximately 800,000 units sold so far this year. According to their latest earnings report, Capc...

By Curt Hutson on 16 May 2016
Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2016 Revealed

Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2016 Revealed

The free Xbox Games with Gold titles for June have been announced, with the highlights being both the excellent platformer and the turn-based strategy Xbox 360 offerings. The free Games wit...

By Jordan Baranowski on 16 May 2016
Modern Warfare Trilogy Headed to PS3, 360

Modern Warfare Trilogy Headed to PS3, 360

Confirmation of the existence of a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare trilogy finally arrives in the form of a store pre-order listing, but it’s probably not what gamers expected. Following the release of...

By Sarah Fields on 13 May 2016
Destiny: Challenge of the Elders 4 Minute Speed Run

Destiny: Challenge of the Elders 4 Minute Speed Run

A group of seriously dedicated Destiny players decide to take on the action-MMO’s Challenge of the Elders mode and go on to beat it in under 4 minutes. While some Destiny fans may need help to beat t...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 May 2016
10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

With news breaking that Disney Infinity will be no more, we take a look at the ten greatest possible figurines that will never come to be within the franchise. The closure of Avalanche Software and t...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2016
Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The latest trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens confirms that the film’s cast will do voicework for the game, including Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley.

By Rory Young on 07 May 2016
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

Traveller’s Tales announces that LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have additional story information that wasn’t present in the actual Force Awakens film.

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2016
Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

These 10 games are Game Rant’s most anticipated horror games of 2016, which includes the likes of Allison Road, Friday the 13th, Resident Evil Zero, and more!

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2016
5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

Thanksgiving is a time for family and great food, but it’s also a time to give thanks. These 5 gaming things are what we’re most thankful for this year.

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Release Date and Trailer

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Release Date and Trailer

Platinum Games releases a new trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan that reveals its release date as well as some of its boss fights.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Needs Local Co-Op

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Needs Local Co-Op

TMNT fans are excited for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan, but find out why one writer thinks that it won’t live up to the hype without local co-op.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2016
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Leaks

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Leaks

The official announcement trailer for the long-rumored Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant in Manhattan leaks online, revealing the game’s focus on 4-player co-op.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2016
New TMNT Game Trailers Highlight Special Abilities

New TMNT Game Trailers Highlight Special Abilities

Activision and Platinum Games release four new trailers for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan that show off the abilities of all four turtles. In just a couple of weeks, Ac...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 April 2016
Mighty No. 9 Goes Gold, Launch Date Revealed

Mighty No. 9 Goes Gold, Launch Date Revealed

After an extended wait including several major delays, Keiji Inafune is confirming that Might No. 9 is gold. The 2D side-scrolling shooter launches June 21. It was over three years ago when...

By Rory Young on 24 April 2016
Call of Duty's Zombies Modes Still Have Secrets

Call of Duty's Zombies Modes Still Have Secrets

Campaign director Jason Blundell reveals that there are many undiscovered secrets and easter eggs within the zombie modes going as far back as Call of Duty World at War. Even though the Call of Duty...

By Derek Nichols on 21 April 2016
Destiny Guide: Challenge of the Elders Week 2

Destiny Guide: Challenge of the Elders Week 2

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. When it made its debut last week in Destin...

By Weston Albert on 19 April 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get Sterling Treasure Every Week

Destiny Guide: How to Get Sterling Treasure Every Week

Every week, Destiny players can earn three Sterling Treasure boxes, which have a chance to drop new gear and other loot. Find out how to get all of them. The Destiny April Update—cleverly dubbed “The...

By Weston Albert on 19 April 2016
Report: GTA Online Has Generated Half a Billion Dollars

Report: GTA Online Has Generated Half a Billion Dollars

Video game developer Rockstar Games is reportedly pulling in at least half a billion dollars in revenue with Grand Theft Auto Online, the multiplayer component of GTA 5. According to former Rocksta...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 March 2016
EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

After Donald Trump tweeted a fan-made trailer for the politician based on Mass Effect 2, Electronic Arts has requested and enforced the removal of the footage from YouTube. As a gaming journalist, re...

By Riley Little on 23 March 2016
Lindsay Lohan's Grand Theft Auto 5 Lawsuit Continues

Lindsay Lohan's Grand Theft Auto 5 Lawsuit Continues

A New York Supreme Court judge rules last Friday that Lindsay Lohan’s case against Grand Theft Auto 5 and its creators Rockstar Games and Take-Two can move forward. Judge Joan Kenney decided on Frida...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 March 2016
GTA 5 Mod Lets You Watch a Deer Roam Los Santos

GTA 5 Mod Lets You Watch a Deer Roam Los Santos

One Grand Theft Auto 5 player mods a deer into Rockstar Games’ open world title as the main character and lets fans watch as it roams the streets of Los Santos. With the use of mods and video game...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 March 2016
BioShock: The Collection Gets Rated

BioShock: The Collection Gets Rated

The Brazil Advisory Ratings Board officially rates BioShock: The Collection for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, suggesting a possible anthology release. Back in 2015, the South A...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Becomes The Last of Us in New Mods

Grand Theft Auto 5 Becomes The Last of Us in New Mods

A couple of brand new mods for Grand Theft Auto 5 work in tandem to turn Rockstar Games’ popular release into the action-adventure title The Last of Us. Thanks to the modders Rapidiment and GTAFREAK6...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Crystal Dynamics reveals that the Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch story DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider will be available next week on the Xbox One. Those who enjoyed Rise of the Tomb Ra...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 January 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Microsoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the Xbox One on November 10 last year. According to a recen...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 December 2015
Mighty No. 9 Release Date

Mighty No. 9 Release Date

Originally slated for a Spring release date, COMCEPT’s ‘Mega Man’-inspired ‘Mighty No. 9’ will now release in September and is getting a physical release.

By Evan Hopkins on 29 May 2015
Mighty No. 9 Delayed to 2016

Mighty No. 9 Delayed to 2016

Retailer Gamestop confirms that Mighty No. 9 is delayed to sometime in 2016, missing the release window promised to Kickstarter backers by a full year.

By Sarah Fields on 29 May 2015
Might Number 9: Trailer and Release Details

Might Number 9: Trailer and Release Details

‘Mighty Number 9’ arrives in digital and retail stores at the end of this summer and we have the latest trailer and details about the game’s collector’s edition and DLC packs.

By Denny Connolly on 29 May 2015
Ubisoft's 'Child of Light' Success

Ubisoft's 'Child of Light' Success

Ubisoft reveals that experimental platform role-player ‘Child of Light’ turned a profit, and that another small ‘personal game’ is in the works.

By Rob Gordon on 08 May 2015
Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

Microsoft confirms that their Gamescom Press Conference can be streamed from Xbox Live or the official Xbox website. The conference takes place on August 4.

By John Jacques on 15 April 2015
Mighty No. 9 Impressions

Mighty No. 9 Impressions

It’s impossible to talk about Mighty No. 9 without mentioning Mega Man. After all, they’re practically the same game. Mighty No. 9 is designed by Keiji Inafune, the man who created Mega M...

By Christopher Gates on 27 December 2014
NHL 14 Stanley Cup Playoffs Prediction

NHL 14 Stanley Cup Playoffs Prediction

It appears that this year’s NHL playoffs just might be another good one for Boston Bruin fans, that is if EA Sports‘ annual simulation is at all accurate. According to the simulation, the Boston Br...

By Geet Arora on 23 June 2014
GRID Autosport

GRID Autosport

Codemasters announces the next game in the GRID series, ‘GRID Autosport’, but it’s not coming to the latest consoles.

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2014
BioWare Looks at 'Mass Effect' Trilogy Package

BioWare Looks at 'Mass Effect' Trilogy Package

A brand new Mass Effect game is still years away, but recent developments seem to indicate that BioWare is considering packaging the original Mass Effect trilogy into a remastered, seamless game for...

By John Jacques on 26 May 2014
Child of Light (Features)

Child of Light (Features)

Ubisoft’s ‘Child of Light’ has been given an April release date, and a brand new trailer showing off the environments, combat, and crafting.

By Andrew Dyce on 08 May 2014
The Most Under-Appreciated PS3, Wii, & Xbox 360 Games

The Most Under-Appreciated PS3, Wii, & Xbox 360 Games

Game Rant writers look back over the PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 generation to pick the best underrated games that need one last cheer before the next generation of gaming.

By Patrick Dane on 27 April 2014
Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

A new ad for the upcoming ‘Payday 2’ DLC borrows some hard-to-miss trademark ‘Battlefield’ aesthetics and it’s quite fitting.

By Denny Connolly on 25 March 2014
Lost Planet 3 & Rayman Legends

Lost Planet 3 & Rayman Legends

Where last week Ubisoft took on Deep Silver in the Splinter Cell: Blacklist vs. Saints Row IV head-to-head, this week Ubisoft battles Capcom with Rayman Legends vs. Lost Planet 3. Let’s c...

By Mike Staub on 16 February 2014
‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Video Highlights Similarities to ‘Max Payne 3’

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Video Highlights Similarities to ‘Max Payne 3’

While Rockstar Games‘ Grand Theft Auto series is well known for sprawling open worlds and fully realized characters, if there’s one element that most gamers agree could use work it’s the gunplay. It...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 January 2014
Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9

Following the failure of the highly publicized KickStarter campaign for Shadow of the Eternals, the website’s ability to get big games funded may have been called into question by users. If that is...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2013
Ruffian Wants To Make 'Crackdown 3'

Ruffian Wants To Make 'Crackdown 3'

In the history of Xbox exclusives, not many franchises stand above Crackdown in terms of popularity and desire for sequels. It’s a series made up of two games which put players right in t...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 November 2013
FIFA 14 & NHL 14 (Gamescom)

FIFA 14 & NHL 14 (Gamescom)

This September will be a big month for sports games, as two iconic titles bear down on goal together. FIFA 14 arrives in time for the World Cup festivities, looking every bit the champion franchise...

By Samuel James Riley on 23 June 2013
Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

With Comic-Con 2013 coming to San Diego next week, it’s time to play catch-up on a few key news items from the last few weeks before the epic pop culture implosion. This week’s wrap up covers the P...

By Rob Keyes on 23 June 2013
NHL 14 (NHL 94 Mode)

NHL 14 (NHL 94 Mode)

The developers of the NHL series have made it clear for years now that their march forward in terms of simulation and veracity is unwavering, with NHL 13 being closer to the real thing (for good and...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 June 2013
NHL 14

NHL 14

Given their yearly release cycle, some sports simulations come under constant attack for dragging their feet, or growing stagnant from a lack of competition; but that’s one problem the NHL series h...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 June 2013
NHL 14 - Cover Athlete

NHL 14 - Cover Athlete

Gamers await the launch of their favorite sports video game every year, and in my homeland of Canada the game of choice is none other than the NHL franchise. Headed up by Electronic Arts, NHL 14 is...

By Riley Little on 22 June 2013
'NHL 14' Hands-On Preview

'NHL 14' Hands-On Preview

With every new year comes a new edition of NHL, EA Sports‘s award-winning hockey simulation. But with each new installment comes new promises that the series is taking a big step forward – sooner o...

By Andrew Dyce on 22 June 2013
‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Box Art Released

‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Box Art Released

The North American box art for ‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ isn’t likely to settle fan debate, but does draw attention to Raiden’s unstoppable blade.

By Andrew Dyce on 30 May 2013
‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Demo Details, Gameplay Footage & Screenshots

‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Demo Details, Gameplay Footage & Screenshots

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance releases in just under a month. Konami has released a demo full of hackin’ and slashin’ to tide us over.

By Kalen Nelson on 30 May 2013
Kojima: ‘Metal Gear Rising’ Almost Starred the Cyborg Ninja Gray Fox

Kojima: ‘Metal Gear Rising’ Almost Starred the Cyborg Ninja Gray Fox

Hideo Kojima reveals that before his team settled on Raiden as the main protagonist for ‘Metal Gear Rising’ he originally envisioned Gray Fox as the star.

By Anthony Taormina on 30 May 2013
Child of Light

Child of Light

Ubisoft unveils the artistic, ethereal and intriguing sidescroller ‘Child Of Light’ from the team behind ‘Far Cry 3’.

By Patrick Dane on 08 May 2013
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 27 April 2013
'Payday 2' Sales, 'Payday 3' Feature Tease

'Payday 2' Sales, 'Payday 3' Feature Tease

Smash (and grab) hit heist title ‘Payday 2’ continues to sell like hotcakes, but where does the developer see the series heading next?

By Samuel James Riley on 27 April 2013
'Rayman Legends' Interview: Michel Ancel

'Rayman Legends' Interview: Michel Ancel

A few weeks ago, Game Rant visited with the Ubisoft Montpellier development team to preview the new campaign and game modes of Rayman Legends, the anticipated follow-up to Rayman Origins....

By Andrew Dyce on 22 February 2013
Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

Earlier this week, Techland and Ubisoft began teasing the next entry in the Call of Juarez series. That game has been revealed as Call of Juarez: Gunslinger, and will bring the franchise back to its...

By Anthony Mole on 22 February 2013
Rayman Legends

Rayman Legends

Rayman Origins took many by surprise when it hit store shelves in 2011, returning the Rayman series to its side-scrolling platforming roots. A follow-up release from Ubisoft Montpellier w...

By Andrew Dyce on 19 February 2013
I Quit and King of the Ring Matches Return in ‘WWE 13’

I Quit and King of the Ring Matches Return in ‘WWE 13’

October is slowly inching its way closer with every passing day, and the excitement wrestling fans have for the upcoming month is beginning to reach a climax. This is because the much-antic...

By Riley Little on 17 January 2013
WWE 13 - The Rock

WWE 13 - The Rock

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lDbNwnu6J4 It wasn’t that long ago that THQ revealed the official roster for WWE 13, and now the developer has given gamers an opportunity to check out one of the com...

By Riley Little on 17 January 2013
‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Tutorial Showcases Raiden’s Blade

‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ Tutorial Showcases Raiden’s Blade

In the latest video for ‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance,’ we are introduced to Blade Mode and how Raiden will combat his foes.

By Jacob Siegal on 30 May 2012
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

A new trailer for ‘Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’ that seeks to further explain the game’s dense plot has been released, along with brief looks at the game’s varied boss types.

By Anthony Taormina on 30 May 2012
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major press...

By Rob Keyes on 20 May 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Multiplayer)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Multiplayer)

High Moon Studios has released a multiplayer trailer (and screenshots) for their highly-anticipated ‘Robots in Disguise’ follow-up, ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron.’

By Ben Kendrick on 27 April 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (G1 Retro Pack)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (G1 Retro Pack)

Pre-ordering ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ through GameStop will net gamers a G1 Retro Pack that features Optimus Prime in iconic Peterbilt Truck form.

By Anthony Taormina on 27 April 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Peter Cullen Talks Optimus)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Peter Cullen Talks Optimus)

The iconic voices of Optimus Prime and Grimlock from the ’80s animated TV series are returning to their roles for ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’.

By Anthony Taormina on 27 April 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Introducing the Dinobots)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Introducing the Dinobots)

Activision and High Moon Studios unleash the Dinobots in a video featuring new gameplay footage along with game director Matt Tieger explaining the origins of Grimlock and his team.

By Rob Keyes on 27 April 2012
Activision Fully Supporting ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ Multiplayer

Activision Fully Supporting ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ Multiplayer

While ‘War for Cybertron’s multiplayer left something to be desired, High Moon Studios promises ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ will exceed expectations.

By Anthony Taormina on 27 April 2012
Ubisoft Teases Next ‘Call of Juarez’ Game & Return To The Old West

Ubisoft Teases Next ‘Call of Juarez’ Game & Return To The Old West

Fans might be going back to the Wild West sooner than you think. The official ‘Call of Juarez’ Facebook page is teasing the imminent announce of a new entry in the series.

By Anthony Mole on 27 April 2012
‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

Act fast! Today only Electronic Arts is selling Battlefield 2, Bad Company 2, Battlefield 2142 and Battlefield 3 all for $10 in celebration of the franchise’s 10-year anniversary.

By Rob Keyes on 25 March 2012
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a...

By Rob Keyes on 26 February 2012
NASA to Launch ‘Portal 2’ into Space

NASA to Launch ‘Portal 2’ into Space

Many gamers probably thought that last year’s Portal 2 was out of this world. Not only did fans get to return to the dark, depressing depths of Aperture Science, but they got to finish wh...

By Riley Little on 22 February 2012
WWE 13 Collector's Edition

WWE 13 Collector's Edition

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfkIgYhOeiM Every year there’s a new WWE video game that body slams onto store shelves and does relatively well, and 2012 will be no different. As THQ gears up for wha...

By Riley Little on 17 January 2012
WWE 13 - Mike Tyson

WWE 13 - Mike Tyson

It’s always said that anything can happen in the WWE, and that holds especially true to the company’s annual wrestling game franchise. This year’s iteration, WWE 13, has promised fans a return to th...

By Riley Little on 17 January 2012
Hydro Thunder Hurricane

Hydro Thunder Hurricane

Hydro Thunder Hurricane is the sequel to Midway’s landmark arcade racing game Hydro Thunder.  As the second of Microsoft’s Summer of Arcade 2010 games, a lot is expected of Hurricane, and...

By Jeff Schille on 06 September 2010
NBA 2K11

NBA 2K11

With Michael Jordan on the cover and an impressive track record 2K Sports delivers one of the best sports games of the year, and arguably the greatest basketball sim ever.

By Zak Grim on 08 May 2010
Toy Soldiers

Toy Soldiers

Short Version: Toy Soldiers is a fun WWI-themed tower defense game that will appeal to fans and newcomers of the genre alike. You would be hard-pressed to find a better gaming experience for 1200 Micr...

By Jason Weissman on 06 May 2010
Madden NFL 11

Madden NFL 11

With Madden NFL 11, EA Sports is trying to broaden is user base to include new players, but are they able to pull it off with out shunning the hardcore gamer?

By T.J. Lauerman on 27 April 2010