Keeping with tradition, the newest batch of free games have been announced for Xbox Live Gold members. July saw some pretty interesting titles on the market and August has a fantastic lineup now as well. Xbox One Gold members can look forward to getting the adorable indie title Slime Rancher…
Back in 2015, Microsoft announced that they would be bringing Xbox 360 games to the Xbox One via a Backwards Compatibility program. The inclusion of the feature, which was not included at the console's launch, is one of the many reasons why the Xbox One continues to compete with the PlayStation…
The Xbox One has seen a surge in popularity in the last few months with the arrival of the Xbox One S, as well as a few exclusive titles that you cannot find on any other platform. Whether you are a casual gamer, or one of the best players on…
Gears of War 4 is due to release very soon and just to spur on that extra anticipation Xbox have released a brand new launch trailer via their official YouTube channel. The two-minute-long cinematic features narration from everyone’s favourite disgruntled veteran Marcus Fenix, along with snippets of scenes from the…
Xbox and indie hip hop group Run the Jewels have shown off their recent collaborations with a sneak preview of their third album Run the Jewels 3  with their song release Panther Like a Panther. The track has been exclusively shown the the latest trailer for Gears of War 4 'Horde…
When Yooka-Laylee first appeared on Kickstarter, I leapt at the occasion to give this new project some of my hard-earned money in order for these Rare veterans and composers a chance to make a game I have been pining for since the 2000 release of Banjo-Tooie on the Nintendo 64.…
[audio mp3="https://zone1-vgu.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/VGUPodcast_07_05_16.mp3"][/audio] Welcome to episode three of the VGU Podcast where we take a moment out of writing the news to talk about it as well as what we have been getting our hands on. The VGU Podcast is a bi-weekly cast and we are looking to add a segment…
TY the Tasmanian Tiger, the child friendly platformer released in 2002 on PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube, has just launched on Steam Early Access. The original developers, Krome Studios, are the guys behind the remaster and are aiming to release the game fully in Q3 2016. Players control TY on…
The development for Dead Island 2 has been taken over by Sumo Digital, the studio behind LittleBigPlanet3. Publisher Deep Silver told MCV today that it had moved the production of the zombie shooter to the studio as “Sumo showed so much understanding of the brand, had creative ideas and an excellent, vision that…
Larry 'Major Nelson' Hryb spoke out about the downtime that Xbox Live has been experiencing over the last two weeks. Reddit user BIGBLOCK22s submitted a thread titled 'Has Microsoft even thought about compensation for the last 2 weeks?' Major Nelson responded "I've taken some of the more thoughtful comments and shared them with…