News items tagged with xbox 360

‘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

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgam...

By Jeff Schille on 16 October 2018
Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

report this adMicrosoft 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 mor...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 October 2018
Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2016

Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2016

Microsoft announces January 2016’s free Games with Gold games for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, including D...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 October 2018
Could 'Battlefield' Games Embrace Early Access

Could 'Battlefield' Games Embrace Early Access

As one of Electronic Arts’ best selling franchises, any game in the Battlefield series is going to have high expectations attached...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 September 2018
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 b...

By Rory Young on 03 September 2018
Microsoft to 'Restrict' Momo Mod in Minecraft

Microsoft to 'Restrict' Momo Mod in Minecraft

Over the years, there have been various Internet “challenges” that have resulted in serious injury and sometimes even death. The latest “challenge” is called the Momo Suicide Game, and it’s “played” t...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 August 2018
Forza Horizon 2 is Getting Delisted

Forza Horizon 2 is Getting Delisted

There’s no doubt that Forza Horizon 2 has been a popular entry in Microsoft Studios and Playground Games’ long-running racing simulation series, as the title received a bevy of positive post-launch re...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2018
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

There’s a very good chance when you start Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, you’ll have no idea what’s going on. The introduction to the...

By Rob Keyes on 22 August 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man (PS Move)

The Amazing Spider-Man (PS Move)

If we were to come up with a list of movie tie-in games that we were actually looking forward to, The Amazing Spider-Man would certainly be at the top. That may not be saying much, but everything th...

By Andrew Dyce on 20 August 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man (Web Rush)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Web Rush)

Three months ago (from the time of this writing), The Amazing Spider-Man developer, Beenox, teased a new gameplay mechanic, “Web Rush,” which would help ensure that the upcoming webslinger game wasn...

By Ben Kendrick on 20 August 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man

For fans of web-slinging action games, the past few years have given plenty of choices for play experiences. Even if they’ve almost all come from developer Beenox, and ranged from spectacular and re...

By Andrew Dyce on 20 August 2018
DICE Claims ‘Battlefield 4’ Will Fix The Mistakes of ‘BF3’

DICE Claims ‘Battlefield 4’ Will Fix The Mistakes of ‘BF3’

For fans of the FPS genre of shooter who know that sales numbers don’t tell the entire story, it’s hard to think of a more respected development studio than DICE, the makers of the Battlefield serie...

By Andrew Dyce on 19 August 2018
EA Survey Reveals ‘Battlefield 4’ Ideas Including Dinosaurs, DLC & Naval Combat

EA Survey Reveals ‘Battlefield 4’ Ideas Including Dinosaurs, DLC & Naval Combat

Before Dragon Age 3 was officially announced last year a leaked survey revealed key character and plot details from the game. The i...

By Rob Keyes on 19 August 2018
News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun news bits for some of our recen...

By Rob Keyes on 19 August 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man (Manhattan Playground)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Manhattan Playground)

When making a Spider-Man game that truly captures the experience of being the web-slinging crime fighter it’s extremely important to give the sense that Spider-Man isn’t bound by the city of Manhatt...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 August 2018
Will ‘Battlefield 4’ Progress Be Shared Between Platforms?

Will ‘Battlefield 4’ Progress Be Shared Between Platforms?

In October 2011, we reviewed Battlefield 3 for the Xbox 360, but those of us interested in the game continued to play on with the PC version because the console version was lacking and current-gen s...

By Rob Keyes on 18 August 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

Along with giving gamers there first look at The Amazing Spider-Man in action, developer Beenox also talked a little bit about their...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 August 2018
Stan Lee and Rhino Head Up ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Pre-Order Bonuses

Stan Lee and Rhino Head Up ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Pre-Order Bonuses

In preparation of the game’s release next month Activision has begun unveiling some pre-order bonuses for The Amazing Spider-Man. Developed by Beenox Studios — who gave us both Spider-Man: Shattered...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 August 2018
‘Prey 2’ Not in Development at Arkane; ‘Wolfenstein: The New Order’ Delayed

‘Prey 2’ Not in Development at Arkane; ‘Wolfenstein: The New Order’ Delayed

Not that long ago we learned that Prey 2, one of the major highlight presentations from E3 2011, was no longer in development at Human Head Studios and had instead been transferred to Arkane Studios...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 August 2018
'Battlefield 4: Second Assault' Maps

'Battlefield 4: Second Assault' Maps

It’s been two years since the release of Battlefield 3 and its successor is now available for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, with next-gen consoles versions releasing in the coming weeks. We played through w...

By Rob Keyes on 10 August 2018
Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

httpv://youtu.be/f-Hy-Q1qKos An integral part of the multiplayer experience of many games these days is the ability to craft your own gameplay scenarios, create modes, or even manufacture a complete...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 August 2018
Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

Payday 2 may not be a perfect game, but thanks to frequent upgrade patches, loads of DLC, and an addicting co-op multiplayer experience; the heist game has won over the hearts of many PC and console...

By Denny Connolly on 09 August 2018
Hitman: Absolution

Hitman: Absolution

Beginning in 2000, IO Interactive developed Hitman video games for release every two years, until 2006 when the series came to a halt after the release of Hitman: Blood Money (and the terrible Hitma...

By Rob Keyes on 09 August 2018
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...

By Rob Gordon on 04 August 2018
Battlefield 4: Custom Vehicle Emblems & Dual Monitors

Battlefield 4: Custom Vehicle Emblems & Dual Monitors

Ask any inner-child and they’ll tell you; life just isn’t as sweet without stickers. From sports stars to screeching cars, those little adhesive emblems come in every shape and size, except it seems...

By Samuel James Riley on 03 August 2018
Borderlands 2 is 2K's Best Seller

Borderlands 2 is 2K's Best Seller

There are plenty of reasons why the Borderlands series is so well-loved. The franchise’s iconic cell-shaded visual style and light-...

By Rob Gordon on 03 August 2018
Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Once again, Microsoft is getting into the spirit of the holiday and holding another Shocktober sale in its Xbox Store. Xbox Live Gold...

By Curt Hutson on 01 August 2018
Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Following an exciting N7 Day that saw the release of a new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer, Game Rant looks back at the most memorable...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2018
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD

Robomodo haven’t just increased the graphical polish of the original game, but rebuilt skaters and stages from the first two entrie...

By Andrew Dyce on 05 July 2018
Summer of Arcade 2012

Summer of Arcade 2012

The dates and prices have been announced for Microsoft‘s hotly anticipated Summer of Arcade XBLA promotion. Included amongst the publisher’s crème de la crème of downloadables are Tony Hawk’s Pro...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 July 2018
Puzzle Quest 2

Puzzle Quest 2

Puzzle Quest 2 is the follow-up to the widely loved and acclaimed DS and XBLA game Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords, which took the simple puzzle design of games like Bejeweled and Tetris...

By Trung Bui on 05 July 2018
Batman: Arkham Origins Devs Hiring for Two New DC Games

Batman: Arkham Origins Devs Hiring for Two New DC Games

WB Games Montreal, the development studio behind Batman: Arkham Origins, is currently hiring for two separate AAA titles to be set in the DC universe. According to a post on WB Games Montreal’s job li...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 July 2018
Batman: Arkham Origins (Cold, Cold Heart)

Batman: Arkham Origins (Cold, Cold Heart)

The focus on Batman video games may have shifted completely to the next-gen Arkham Knight , but Warner Bros. would like fans to remember that there is still some downloadable content coming for the...

By Andrew Dyce on 01 July 2018
'Batman: Arkham Origins' XE Suit Revealed

'Batman: Arkham Origins' XE Suit Revealed

While it may not have been the most well-received title in Batman’s Arkham video game universe, Batman: Arkham Origins put forth a strong effort in establishing the series’ lore and showing off both...

By Ryan Blanchard on 29 June 2018
Batman: Arkham Origins - Cold, Cold Heart

Batman: Arkham Origins - Cold, Cold Heart

The attention surrounding the Batman: Arkham series – brainchild of Rocksteady Studios – may have recently turned toward the team’s final entry in the franchise, but the developers seeking to tell t...

By Andrew Dyce on 29 June 2018
World of Speed

World of Speed

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games and announcements as we delve into the second month of 2014 and inch closer to the release of some of our most anticipated gam...

By Rob Keyes on 17 June 2018
Batman: Arkham Origins (Mr. Freeze)

Batman: Arkham Origins (Mr. Freeze)

Time has passed since the arrival of a younger, rougher Bruce Wayne in Batman: Arkham Origins, but he has yet to tangle with one of his most famous villains. With the upcoming ‘Cold, Cold Heart’ DLC...

By Andrew Dyce on 06 June 2018
Dead Rising 2: Case Zero

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero

When I first heard the news that Capcom would be releasing Dead Rising 2‘s Case Zero for a price of 400 MS Points ($5 bucks) I was slightly disappointed, until I discovered what all it had to offer....

By Donald McDowell on 04 June 2018
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. After taking a break to work o...

By Alexander Pan on 02 March 2018
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 recent holida...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

At this year’s Writers Guild Awards, Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider wins the “Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing” award. Rise of the Tomb Raider was up again...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
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. Telltale Games has entered a l...

By Rory Young on 15 February 2018
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. While fans patiently wait for the third...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

It’s a new year! Check out our most anticipated horror games for 2017! For horror gaming fans, 2015 was a fairly great year. Yes, there was some heartbreak in the form of Silent Hills being canc...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
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. Although Telltale Games has developed a n...

By Rob Gordon on 15 February 2018
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. Telltale Games has now released t...

By John Jacques on 15 February 2018
The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

During a panel at PAX West, developer Telltale Games provided a few details about The Walking Dead: Season Three, including release window and a new character. With PAX West kicking off today, game...

By Boston Blake on 15 February 2018
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. The first Dead Rising game has been an Xbo...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

Telltale Games reveals the season 3 premiere date for The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier, as well as when players can see the game next. After months of speculation, Telltale Ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Bungie drops the hammer on players suspected of repeatedly cheating in Destiny, issuing bans for entire consoles instead of just the player’s online account. Some of today’s most beloved video game...

By Jason Gallagher on 15 February 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The premiere episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne provides a combat-filled experience that will please fans of both TellTale Games and The Walking Dead. The three-episode series entitled The Walki...

By John Jacques on 15 February 2018
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 the prequel do Robert Kirkman’s character justice? Read on to find out. Running in at just abou...

By John Jacques on 15 February 2018
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Treyarch announces that the PC mod tools for last year’s hit first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 are now available in open beta form on Steam. Prior to the game’s launch, Treyarch confir...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
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 those in att...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

Four games join the Xbox Games With Gold program in October 2016, including both Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings and The Escapists each on the Xbox One. October’s line-up of free Xbox games for...

By Rory Young on 15 February 2018
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 all time...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

With plenty of game trailers and announcements set to take place at Gamescom this August, companies will be vying to make sure their press conferences are the ones gamers tune in to see. Microsof...

By John Jacques on 15 February 2018
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 20 November 2015