The smash hit PC game of the year, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, or PUBG for short, has made its way to Xbox for a console exclusive. Right now its in preview form, so I definitely need to put out the disclaimer that this game is in development, so things will definitely improve. For...
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    Overnight the Xbox team announced a new gaming subscription service called ‘Xbox Game Pass’. This will cost Aussies A$10.95 per month, similar to the cost of music and video subscriptions like Spotify and Netflix. Xbox Game Pass will be available later in Spring, however some Xbox Insider’s are able to access...
  • The Xbox One S is out, here’s a banana for scale

    Today the first Xbox One S consoles started arriving to Australia and around the globe. Those keen gamer’s are naturally sharing their photos of the new Microsoft hardware on social media. One of the classic photos is the one with a banana for scale (thanks Reddit) as proof positive its...
  • Project CARS V8SC DLC, around Bathurst it’s awesome

    Mount Panorama is a track that’s now available in a number of racing titles, but what’s a great race track without the right car? In the latest DLC, Project CARS added a Ford V8 Supercar to the game, for free. Naturally I had to test it out and am...
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    Microsoft Sydney Store offering limited edition, Australia Day Xbox skins

    If you’re an Aussie gamer, then get yourself down to the Microsoft Store at Westfield Sydney on Pitt Street tomorrow. To celebrate Australia Day, a limited number of gaming fans (read first in best dressed) who visit the Microsoft Flagship Store in Sydney and bring in their Xbox One...
  • Review: Need For Speed [Xbox One]

    First access to Need For Speed arrived with the private beta, then came early access for those that paid for EA Access, which granted another 10 hours of racing. Finally the game actually arrived and Need for Speed delivers the latest edition of the arcade racer franchise in spades....
  • Review: Xbox Elite Controller

    Controllers are your interface to games and some have chosen console purchases purely on the controller design. After shipping 2 years ago, the Xbox controller is widely considered as a massive success, with its solid feeling in the hand, easy access to thumbsticks for over movement and rumble in...
  • Review: Rise of the Tomb Raider. Goodbye boobs, hello badass

    Lara Croft is back in Rise of the Tomb Raider, and this time chases an ancient mystery that takes her through the treacherous and remote locations in Siberia. Anything worth doing doesn’t come easy and Lara battles against the enemy, known as Trinity as well as some double crossing friends....
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    Microsoft unveils new Lumia devices…

    Microsoft’s ‘#Windows10devices’ event has been garnering some genuine excitement and interest in the weeks leading up to it. It has been all but confirmed by, speaking loosely, everybody, that we were to expect new Lumia devices. And Microsoft delivered. Two new handsets, the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, were given...
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    Xbox Australia shows off triple-screen Xbox One at EBExpo

    Every racing fan’s dream is to have a serious driving simulator in their home. As part of creating that immersive experience, a triple-screen setup is ideal to have the maximum field of view. This allows you to see not only through the front windshield, but thanks to the wrap...
  • John Wendl: It takes 4-5 months to build tracks for Forza Motorsport 6

    Forza Motorsport 6 is one of the most comprehensive racing games of all time, with more than 450 cars and 26 tracks. Represented in stunning detail, racing in the game feels more realistic than ever before and after racing Forza for almost 10 years, we thought it was time...
  • Romain Grosjean races his Lotus F1 car in Forza 6 around Spa

    In a head-to-head battle around the world famous Spa track, Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean takes on Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox. To celebrate the launch of Forza Motorsport 6, Xbox is inviting all fans to compete take the same driving challenge in the only F1 car in...
  • Forza Motorsport 6 now available in Australia

    If you’re a fan of driving games, today is a very good day for you. One of the best racing games ever, Forza Motorsport 6 is now available. If you haven’t already read out extensive review, check that out before you hit the buy button, but if you have,...
  • Take a hot lap around Bathurst in V8 Supercars #ForzaDriveToWin

    Xbox has today announced a unique contest for racing fans around the world that will see ten gamers score a trip to one of the most challenging and iconic races in the world, the Super Cheap Auto Bathurst 1000 in NSW Australia. Forza Motorsport fans will compete for a...
  • Review: Forza Motorsport 6 is brilliant under the hood

    Forza Motorsport 6 is the latest game in a racing franchise that spans more than 10 years, 3 generations of consoles and 8 titles. Keeping with their traditional 2 year release cycle for new versions of the main series, Turn 10 Studios are ready to release Forza 6 to...
  • Forza 6 will feature all 5 V8SC manufacturers and 10 cars

    Xbox has just announced some great news for racing and V8SC fans. A partnership with V8 Supercars Australia will bring 10 cars from all 5 manufacturers in the current V8 Supercar series into Forza Motorsport 6 with 2015 liveries – a first for the franchise. In addition, the world...
  • Xbox had some big announcements at GamesCon 2015

    At midnight last night, Xbox took the stage to make a series of announcements. Naturally there were game announcements, but it’s the announcements outside of upcoming titles that are the most interesting. Unfortunately you’re going to have to wait till 2016 for the best of them. Windows 10 After...
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    Microsoft just sold gamers on HoloLens with Minecraft

    There’s few better ways to sell gamers on the futuristic augmented reality headset, than a new version of Minecraft. On stage at E3 during the Xbox keynote, Microsoft personnel demonstrated HoloLens by rigging the camera feed with what the HoloLens user was seeing. As he walked around the table...
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    Xbox Game Preview will allow you to buy in-dvelopment games

    The Xbox Game Preview will allow gamers to get involved in games before they’re finished. This new program allows gamers to try games in a preview for free, but developers will hope to recruit investors and early adopters to help fund and develop the product. Starting with The Long...
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    Meet the new Xbox One Controller announced at E3

    The controller is the thing that connects you to the gaming experience. The Xbox Controller was improved with each generation of the console, but now things are changing. There’s now a brand new iteration of the Xbox One controller, only a couple of years after launch. The updated controller...
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    Forza Motorsport 6 will run 1080p 60fps, coming September 15th

    In yet another Xbox One exclusive, a launch trailer for Forza 6 was shown off at E3 2015. The game features 36 world famous destinations, and a massive 24 car multiplayer, although we’re not sure how many Project CARS is doing, but it’s a lot. Something that will delight...

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