Topic / Xbox

Killer Instinct: Behind the Scenes at Double Helix Studios

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Killer Instinct was announced at E3 last month, and was one of the biggest games to be revealed at the Microsoft press conference. The original creators Rare, unfortunately won’t be working on the reboot of the franchise, but luckily we have developers Double Helix who are definitely right for the job. Dedicated to work alongside the KI community and bring the best experience, Double Helix show us how passionate they are […]

Halo 4 Champions Bundle DLC announced

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Announced at this year’s Rooster Teeth Expo, 343 Industries are bringing more Halo 4 content this ‘Summer’. Including a lot more skins, armor and bonus content, halo fans will also be pleased to see a remake of one of the best maps from Halo 3, The Pit. You will be able to get everything listed below in one Champions bundle for 800MSP plus some bonus content. You can also buy […]

OPINION: What a shame Microsoft caved to online pressures with the Xbox One

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Just a quick thought for today: maybe Microsoft shouldn’t have caved. Maybe they should’ve continued with the DRM. I know, crazy right? ‘I bought that game, so it should be mine to play offline.’ And that’s a good point. But by backtracking, Microsoft have moved their new Xbox from the future and put it firmly in the current-gen. The old, boring current generation where you still have to find a […]

Who won E3 – Sony or Microsoft?

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E3 2013 is finally here with Microsoft going head to head with Sony in a battle of supremacy over the next-gen consoles. So lets to a look at the positives and negatives of both of today’s conferences.

E3 2013: Killer Instinct exclusive to Xbox One

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It was announced at today’s Microsoft E3 conference that a Killer Instinct would be an Xbox One exclusive. FINALLY! After 17 years of waiting for a follow up to Rare’s Killer Instinct Gold, KI fans can rejoice with this awesome reboot. Phil Spencer from Microsoft Studios teased last week that a “historic IP” from Rare might make an appearance at E3. With rumours of a new Banjo Kazooie, Conker and […]

Xbox One First Impressions

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The Xbox One has been on everybody’s minds after the reveal of what is going to be the biggest thing in Home Entertainment. With a huge focus on TV, Sports, Gaming Experience and Immersion, the Xbox One looks to be a very awesome water cooler. Microsoft are really set on redefining the Entertainment experience. but what does our Pwnage editor Adrian think about Microsoft’s new direction? Design Firstly i would […]

Xbox One – Redefining the term ‘used’ games

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Following today’s reveal of the Xbox One, Microsoft had some interesting questions thrown their way about used games. Speaking to Kotaku after the Xbox Reveal event earlier today Microsoft have all but confirmed a new take on used games.

Australian’s Xbox Durango seller SuperDaE raided in a ‘prank’ gone wrong

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“I’m never going to see you again, am I?” Gizmodo Australia’s Luke Hopewell has been given the inside scoop on SuperDaE, the man who tried to sell an Xbox Durango (a codename for the next Xbox) development kit, in what he describes as a prank. Instead of laughes, he was today raided by Western Australian Police, leaving his home bare and he and his girlfriend in a panic, as quoted above. While […]

Watch Dogs – PS4 Announcement Demo

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During the announcement of the PS4 today Sony featured many demo’s from both exclusive and cross-platform games. One of those games was Ubisoft’s new IP Watch Dogs first featured at last year’s E3. So how does this now revealed next-gen game handle on the PS4?

Review: Halo 4 Spartan Ops – Season 1

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In its first ever introduction in a Halo game Spartan Ops offered episodic cooperative gameplay which advanced the story of Halo 4 long after the campaign credits ended, but would Firefight have been a better alternative or is Spartan Ops here to stay?

Majestic Pack Pack – Coming February 25th

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Halo Waypoint have just released new screenshots and a Behind the Scenes video of the upcoming Majestic map pack, which includes Landfall, Monolith and Skyline, two small and one medium sized maps. Pushing fun, close quarters combat, the Majestic map pack may be the answer to the current map rotation in War Games and get players back on Halo 4 multiplayer

Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition coming to Australia!

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FINALLY!! Almost two years after Mortal Kombat was refused classification, NetherRealm have received approval that Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition can be sold on our shores. Given an R18+ rating for its “high impact violence, blood and gore, and moderate impact language and themes”, The Komplete Edition comes with ALL downloadable content, including four characters and classic skins. Being one of the most talked about games in the past year, Mortal Kombat […]

Bungie reveals ‘Destiny’ – February 17th

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With 343 taking care of the Halo franchise, what has Bungie been doing in the last year or so? Well in a few days time we’ll be treated with a big reveal of their new game Destiny. The game will be published by Activision, as of Bungie’s ten year publishing deal with them, on the Xbox 360 and PS3, or possibly next gen. So…what is Destiny? The name Destiny first emerged […]

Free Xbox Live GOLD this weekend to celebrate Australia Day

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This Australia Day weekend, Aussie Xbox 360 owners will have a chance to access some exclusive offers on Xbox Live. Including free Xbox Live Gold access, a free month of Foxtel, discounted movies and other offers. Click Here for more info on this Limited offer. Running from the 25th to the 29th of January, Xbox Australia are opening up their Xbox LIVE Gold features to everyone for FREE. This includes access to […]