Category: Xbox

Square-Enix NYCC Showcase Roundup

Before I made my voyage to this year’s New York Comic Con, I made my way to Square Enix’s Showcase, where I was able to test out a few upcoming titles.   First up:   While not particularly “new” this version of Rise of the Tomb Raider has been enhanced for Xbox One X. Xbox One X players can choose from one of three visual modes, including: Native 4K: (full 3840 by 2160) for highest fidelity resolution...

"Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame" Announced

“Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame” Announced

Milestone and Feld Entertainment, Inc. are very excited to reveal Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame—a new racing game that was created in partnership with Feld Entertainment, Inc., who are behind the Monster Energy Supercross events. The game is slated to be released on February 13, 2018 and will be available on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and Windows PC®/STEAM with a release for the Nintendo Switch™ shortly after. During NYCC we were given the opportunity to check...

Destiny 2 Review

After 3 years of existence, coupled with life-preserving DLC’s, Destiny fans can now rejoice as a new full game release from the franchise has now arrived for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. Destiny 2 is here, with a new story, overhauled classes, revisited gunplay, and all kinds of new features. All of the fan-favorite voice actors are back; Lance Reddick, Nathan Fillion, and Gina Torres return as the Vanguard heads Zavala, Cayde-6, and Ikora...

Astro A10 Headset Review

When it comes to gaming headsets one name always jumps out as the leader and that’s Astro.  In an effort to deliver a great headset to the masses, Astro has come out with the much more affordable Astro A10’s. 

Pax West 2017: Razer Showcases New Mouse, Laptop, and Controller

At Pax West 2017, Razer showcased all of the products they announced within the last week and change. The new Razer Basilisk mouse uses customizable and interchangeable components, allowing you to adapt it to your preferred FPS experience. The Razer Blade Pro is now offered with a new configuration allowing for a cheaper price point than the original model. Also, the Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller brings even more customizable options for use on the Xbox...

Razer Wolverine Ultimate Controller for Xbox One and PC Announced

A week before we head off to Pax West and not too long after we reviewed the Razer Thresher Ultimate headset, Razer just announced a new addition to their lineup of Xbox One peripherals. The Razer Wolverine Ultimate gaming controller for the Xbox One and PC takes Razer WildCat build and goes much much further with it. Here’s what we know: Product features:   Remappable 2 Multi-Function Buttons & 4 Triggers Razer Chroma lighting with...

“Life is Strange: Before the Storm” Gamescom Gameplay Trailer

Announced during E3 2017, Square Enix released a new gameplay trailer for Life is Strange: Before the Storm. The new Gamescom gameplay trailer focuses on the game’s story, showcases some of the new environments and characters of Arcadia Bay, and takes place three years before the events of the first game in the series. Players will take on the role of a rebellious 16 year-old, Chloe Price, who forms an unlikely friendship with Rachel Amber; a...

Razer Thresher Ultimate Wireless Xbox One Headset Review

A couple of months after E3 and one month before we head over to Pax West, now is a great time to review one of the products introduced to us at E3 2017. At E3, Razer showcased their latest submission into their console peripheral collection. Enter the Razer Thresher Ultimate wireless headset, available for the Xbox One and PS4 for $249. Each console version also sports compatibility with the PC. Razer’s answer to fully wireless...

Logitech G433 Gaming Headset Review

The general look of gaming headsets is changing from the super techy Air Traffic Controller appearance that we’re used to. When it came to gaming headsets that you could confidently wear in any setting, the only contributors in this market to date were LucidSound and SteelSeries. Every product in the LucidSound brand is designed to merge style and performance and the SteelSeries Arctis was SteelSeries’ nice rebuttal to that. However, Logitech, with their wide variety...

Evil Controllers - E3 2017

E3 2017: Evil Controllers Aims to Shift Your Thinking About Controllers

When it comes to console controllers, we only think in two flavors: Xbox or PlayStation. Both controller designs are synonymous with their respective systems. Both have unique challenges for the professional eSports player. For the eSports player, any type of discomfort or input lag could negatively affect the momentum of a match. There has been a variety of adapters and controllers that have been introduced by both first and third parties targeted towards the pros,...

E3 2017: Razer Showcases Thresher Ultimate Wireless Headsets for Xbox One & PS4

Razer, producer all things gaming, reminded the world that it caters to much more than the PC master race. About 2 years ago, Razer released the Razer Wildcat, a tournament grade controller for the Xbox One. At E3 2017, Razer introduced and showcased their new 100% wireless gaming headsets for the Xbox One and Playstation 4. The Razer Thresher Ultimate headsets are Razer’s latest products in the console gaming realm, shipping this month for each...

E3 2017: Destiny 2 PC Gameplay and Countdown Multiplayer Hands-on

With E3 2017 being open to the public, it was no surprise that the line to play the Destiny 2 multiplayer went completely around the booth.  E3 attendees had the chance to try out the new Destiny 2 4v4 multiplayer mode, Countdown. Not only did we get our shot with the new Countdown mode, but we also got to try out the Destiny 2 intro stage—Homecoming—on the PC. With PC being the latest platform addition to the franchise, it was quite...