Category: Xbox

“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...

E3 2017: Plantronics Showcases Gaming Headset Complete with Dolby Atmos

At E3 2017, Plantronics showcased their RIG series of gaming headsets, now releasing with Dolby® Atmos™. So many, if not all, of the headsets we’re seeing at E3 this year have been designed to be compatible with the optional add-on of Dolby® Atmos™, at the cost of $15. However, gamers that purchase any of these Plantronics RIG headsets this year will receive a license for the Dolby® Atmos™ software free of charge for their Xbox One and...

E3 2017: LucidSound Showcases LS35X, LS15X, and LS25 Gaming Headsets

Right before E3 2017, LucidSound announced their three latest gaming products. Of those products, two are wireless solutions for the Xbox One while the third is a wired product focusing on eSports. Starting off with wireless, the LS35X and the LS15X are more than just wireless audio solutions for the Xbox One console. The LS35X and the LS15X utilize Xbox Wireless technology to connect directly to the Xbox One and new Windows 10 PC’s that...

Xbox E3 2017 - Xbox One X Reveal

E3 2017: Microsoft premieres Xbox One X

Microsoft kicked off this year’s Xbox E3 Briefing by unveiled the world’s most powerful console, Xbox One X (formerly code-named “Project Scorpio”) as well as their largest and most diverse games lineup in E3 history. Broadcasted for the first time in 4K UHD on Mixer, Xbox showcased a record 42 games while highlighting 22 titles with console exclusivity from creators large and small. Coming to all Xbox One markets on Nov. 7 and retailing for...

Kingdom Hearts III

Kingdom Hearts III Journeys Back to Mount Olympus

Earlier at the KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra –World Tour– concert in Los Angeles, SQUARE ENIX® and Disney Interactive dazzled fans with a new KINGDOM HEARTS III  gameplay trailer featuring never before seen footage based on Disney’s animated hit, “Hercules,” which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. In this action-packed trailer, Sora, Donald Duck and Goofy help Hercules battle various forms of Heartless on Mount Olympus through gorgeous visuals and gameplay. Fans will see Sora in a new form,...

The Darwin Project

E3 2017: The Darwin Project Announced as Xbox/Windows Exclusive

During today’s Microsoft E3 media briefing, Scavengers Studio revealed that their recently announced battle royale title The Darwin Project is coming to Xbox One. The team also shared new information about the Show Director mode, which allows a player to oversee the match and use special commands to create thrilling moment-to-moment action through uniquely asymmetrical gameplay. As the show director in The Darwin Project, a player can survey the entire arena aboard an invincible drone...

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS

E3 2017: PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Will Launch Exclusively On Xbox One, Xbox One S, and Xbox One X

Bluehole, Inc., announced today from the Microsoft press conference at E3 2017 that PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, the first standalone Battle Royale video game with more than three million units sold on Steam, will launch exclusively on Xbox One’s Game Preview Program later this year. The final game will launch in 2018 across the Xbox One family of devices, which includes Xbox One, Xbox One S, and Xbox One X. Microsoft’s Game Preview program allows us to get feedback directly from players, something...