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Xbox One: Battlefield 1 Review

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DICE has been changing the first person shooter genre for over a decade with the Battlefield franchise. It went from being a relatively unknown series to one of gaming’s most valuable properties and gone from a World War II shooter to something with modern-day trappings, to even a cops vs. robbers motif. Now, Battlefield 1 takes things back to War …

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Xbox One Review: Deus Ex Mankind Divided

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My favourite game of all time is a title that has changed hands more than once throughout my life. It’s a list of games populated with all the regular cliches. Final Fantasy 7 is often at the top, for instance, though sometimes I’ll say Final Fantasy 4 when I’m feeling like a hipster. I love strong storytelling in games, and …

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Xbox One Hardware Review: Xbox One S

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In the almost three years since the Xbox One’s release, the console has seen many ups and downs. The original Kinect requirement alienated many, and when it was dropped as a mandate from the versions being sold, sales skyrocketed. Since then, a great many bundles have been released offering up more value for the money and increasing consumer demand for …

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Xbox One Preview: Battlefield One Beta

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For fans of the first person shooter genre, I don’t have to give the history of the Battlefield franchise. It got its roots in the, at the time overused, World War 2 setting, and brought new possibilities to gaming. It came out on the PC in 2002 titled Battlefield 1942, and the FPS landscape at the time was very different …

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Xbox One Preview: Titanfall 2 – Technical Test Week 2

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  The Titanfall 2 pre-Alpha technical test had its second round this past weekend and, while most of the content was the same, we did get to see a new map, and we were given enough time to unlock the rest of the weapons and perks that we didn’t have access to previously. This second test has only made the …

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Xbox One Preview: Titanfall 2 – Technical Test Week 1

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  Jetpacks, wall running, and mechs seem to be growing increasingly popular in FPS lately, and that might be due to Titanfall. Now, the upcoming Titanfall 2 follows on the heels of the massively successful original with new upgrades to the multiplayer and the series’ first single player campaign. We were given our first taste of the improved multiplayer over …

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Xbox One Review: Layers of Fear

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  Back when PT, the famed stealth-demo for Silent Hills, came out the internet was lit ablaze. When Silent Hills was cancelled, the internet was equally invigorated, but for all new reasons. PT had gotten everyone’s hopes up and that small taste of what never came to be inspired several other development teams to make their own similar games. Among …

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