Xbox One Archive

  • Gear Review: Logitech G433 7.1 Wired Surround Gaming Headset

    The last Logitech gaming headset I used, the G231 Prodigy, fell short of the quality I’ve come to expect from the company. While the audio quality was clear, the angular ear design felt awkward, the plastic casing felt bulky, cheap, and rickety, and even with […]

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  • Review: Pinball FX3

    Zen Studios continues to set a high bar for video game pinball. I honestly didn’t think they could do any better than Pinball FX2/Zen Pinball 2, and even though Pinball FX3 feels more like an incremental step forward rather than an evolutionary leap into the […]

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  • Gear Review: KontrolFreek Destiny 2, Edge, Striker, and Gamerpack Alpha Thumbsticks

    It’s been another busy year for KontrolFreek. In addition to launching a brand new line of performance apparel for gamers, the company has continued to do what it does best–release a wide range of its signature analog thumbstick grips for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, […]

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  • Review: Agents of Mayhem

    Agents of Mayhem is the follow up to Volition’s Saints Row IV from, it’s hard to believe, four years ago now.  While Agents of Mayhem isn’t a direct sequel, it is definitely a spiritual successor set in a shared universe, with hints, winks, and nods […]

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  • Review: Blacksea Odyssey

    Blacksea Odyssey is a game I first came across earlier this year at PAX South, and I quickly became enamored by its mix of twin-stick shooter mechanics and roguelike elements. Now that the Xbox One version has launched, I’ve had time to dive deep into Blacksea […]

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  • E3 2017: Unto The End and Valfaris to Hit 2018 With a Digital Uppercut Indie Combo

    Independent publisher Digital Uppercut has rocked E3 with announcements and trailers for a pair of the studio’s first titles. Both look pretty damn outstanding, if I do say so myself. Let’s start with Unto The End by developer 2 Ton Studios, a 2D cinematic action-adventure […]

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  • E3 2017: Annapurna Interactive Shows Off The Artful Escape and Ashen

    Annapurna Interactive has two indie gems showcasing at this year’s E3 extravaganza, both coming to PC and Xbox One when they’re damn well ready. First up is The Artful Escape of Francis Vendetti, an oddball, psychedelic “action, adventure, exploration, narrative driven, musical-laser-light-battle kind of game” […]

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  • E3 2017: Deep Rock Galactic Digging Toward 2018 Early Access Launch

    It’s all about danger, darkness, and dwarves in Deep Rock Galactic, the cooperative, procedurally generated space mining first-person shooter coming your way from Ghost Ship Games and Coffee Stain Publishing. Get ready to form teams of up to four gun-toting dwarven excavators beginning early next […]

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  • E3 2017: Cuphead Finally Has a Release Date

    In a new trailer premiered today at E3, Studio MDHR has announced that its run-and-gun action game Cuphead, inspired by 1930s cel animated cartoons and heavy on boss battles, will be available on Windows 10 and Xbox One with Xbox Play Anywhere support, as well […]

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  • E3 2017: The Last Night PC and Xbox One Reveal Trailer

    Developed by Odd Tales and published by Raw Fury, indie cinematic adventure-platformer The Last Night is due for a 2018 release on PC/Mac and Xbox One. The Steam page is already live if you want to put it on your wishlist (and you do want […]

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