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Game review: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (PC/Xbox One)
Fri, 22nd Nov 2019
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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is the Star Wars game that we have been waiting for since EA took over the licence six years ago.
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Microsoft reveals free Xbox 360/Xbox One 'Games with Gold' lineup for March 2018
Wed, 21st Feb 2018
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As always, Microsoft will be releasing free games for Xbox Live Gold members to play for the month of March 2018.
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Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass to launch this June 1st with over 100 games to play
Thu, 25th May 2017
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Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass now has a release date and subscribers will be able to play over 100 games spanning both Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles.
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Microsoft announces strong lineup for Xbox Games with Gold April 2017
Fri, 24th Mar 2017
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If you are a current Xbox Live Gold member, you can look forward to playing many good Xbox One and Xbox 360 games next month.
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Microsoft announces Xbox Game Pass that allows you to play over 100 games
Wed, 1st Mar 2017
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Microsoft has announced a unique subscription model that allows you to play many Xbox One and Xbox 360 games for a small fee.
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Games with Gold lineup for July 2016 announced
Wed, 29th Jun 2016
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Xbox Live Gold members are set to receive free games including The Banner Saga 2 and Rainbow Six Vegas 2 in July's Games with Gold.
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Games with Gold May 2016 revealed for Xbox One and Xbox 360
Wed, 27th Apr 2016
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Microsoft has announced the free Xbox One and Xbox 360 games that Gold members will be able to play next month.
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Armageddon Expo 2015 was another successful event
Tue, 27th Oct 2015
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The Armageddon 2015 Expo was another successful event bringing out the best in gaming, comics and other geek culture.
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Activision announces Transformers Devastation developed by PlatinumGames
Thu, 18th Jun 2015
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A new action game is on the way as Activision has announced Transformers Devastation. The game is being developed by PlatinumGames.
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Bodycount hits the shelves
Fri, 2nd Sep 2011
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The over-the-top action shooter from Codemasters, Bodycount, has been released to stores in New Zealand and Australia.
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Game Review: F.E.A.R. 3
Mon, 11th Jul 2011
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Theme parks tend to feature a number of rides that, save for a few different props, are essentially the same ride.
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Game review: Stacking
Fri, 1st Apr 2011
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In 'Stacking,' a pint-sized matryoshka doll takes on a big adventure to save his family, blending unique puzzles with a rich silent film style.
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Halo remake all but official
Mon, 7th Feb 2011
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One US gaming website has received what appears to be solid intel about an HD remake of the classic Halo: Combat Evolved due before the year's end.
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Xbox 360 Medal of Honor beta is now live
Wed, 21st Jul 2010
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The painstaking wait endured by Xbox 360 owners as their PlayStation 3 and PC counterparts enjoyed the Medal of Honor beta is now over!.
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Natal officially renamed ‘Kinect’ - Updated
Mon, 14th Jun 2010
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USA Today confirms the new name for Project Natal and reveals a list of games in development.
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Major Xbox shake-up
Wed, 26th May 2010
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Robbie Bach (pictured) and J Allard, two MS employees largely responsible for the launch of Xbox, are to leave Microsoft later this year.
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USB storage coming to Xbox 360
Fri, 19th Mar 2010
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Gaming website Joystiq reports that an upcoming firmware update will give Xbox 360s USB mass-storage support.
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Game review: Dark Void
Mon, 1st Mar 2010
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Dark Void is the debut title of Airtight Games, a developer with immense talent at its disposal.
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Game review: DJ Hero
Fri, 1st Jan 2010
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Activision’s much-touted Hero franchise has returned in time for the Christmas season, with perhaps the most intriguing addition to the series yet in DJ Hero.
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Game review: Stoked
Sun, 1st Nov 2009
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There are essentially two ways to make a successful sports game: one is to make the game as much fun as possible while keeping realism as a secondary consideration.
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Game review: Pure
Sat, 1st Nov 2008
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If you’re scared of heights, then this off-road quad racing game won’t help.
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Micrososoft recommends retailers prepare for Xbox holiday season
Mon, 1st Sep 2008
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With a total of 65,000 Xbox 360 consoles sold in New Zealand, and a projected 100,000 by July 2009, the gaming console of choice is set to make a big splash again this upcoming holiday season.
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Civilization Revolution – Xbox 360
Fri, 1st Aug 2008
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Civilization Revolution is well worth checking out, even if strategy based games are not your thing.
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F.E.A.R. Files – Xbox 360
Fri, 1st Feb 2008
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For those that have never played the original, F.E.A.R. Files is probably a futile endeavour if looking for anything besides a run of the mill FPS.