Is it? The answer is yes, for now. Deep Silver & THQ Nordic’s most recent earnings report announced that Nottingham based Deep Silver Dambuster Studios (formerly Crytek UK, formerly Free Radical Design) have “entrusted” with Dead Island 2 and any future titles. Naturally another developer change has led to a mixed response from fans of ..
Our Xbox One Review of The Blackout Club There have been a lot of horror games released in the last year or so, with a rejuvenated genre thanks to the likes of Dead by Daylight, The Evil Within & Outlast. With a more saturated market comes a greater need to stand out, and The Blackout ..
Our Xbox One Review of Blast Zone Tournament Is Blast Zone! Tournament an explosion of fun, or a game that leaves you with a short fuse? There’s an argument for both I think, because there are aspects of the game that are fun and actually quite technical, and there are times that I sat wondering ..
Our Xbox One Review of Pilot Sports I really wanted to enjoy this one. That`s a pretty damning sentence to start off with isn’t it? This looked decent from what I`d seen of it, and I thought it could be something else out there. Something quirky, something indie, and something fun. The prospect of it ..
New Need for Speed title is coming If you`re a Need for Speed fan, then you`re going to be a happy fan today, as it has been confirmed, that the next instalment of Need for Speed, which is titled Heat, is coming later in the year. We`ve seen a trailer released today, but if you`re ..
Our Xbox One Review of Super Wilo Demake Have you ever wanted to mix Super Mario Land and Super Mario World? Well now you can with the newest offering from Ratalaika games. Super Wiloo boils down all the best parts of the platformer genre and gives you this in a perfect cutesy package. Super Wiloo ..
Our Xbox One Review of Exception Exception is a title that I hadn’t heard anything about before taking it on, so for me, I was going into a game with no knowledge whatsoever, and for some games that`s good. I`ve had some titles that I`ve really enjoyed. I`ve had some titles that I`ve absolutely hated. ..
We are looking for a new reviewer to join our team We are on the lookout for a new reviewer to join our team here at AbsoluteXbox. A passion for gaming is paramount, because writing can shine with good editing, but no matter how well written an article about video games is, it will always ..
Hoggy 2 is a colourful retro style side scrolling puzzle platformer, that may look simplistic at first glance, but the deeper you get into it, the more it taxes you brain with it ingenious puzzles. There is very little in the way of storyline but what is there is merely to set up the series ..
Our Xbox One Review of Sagebrush Over the past few years, the introduction of games referred to as ‘walking simulators’ has been on the rise. The first time I heard the term was to describe Telltale’s The Walking Dead, though I’m sure it has been used before then. Big hits such as that, and the ..
Our Xbox One Review of Bear with Me With the recent release of Bear with Me: The Lost Robots, we’ve been given the opportunity to review the Complete Collection edition of the game. This includes all 3 episode that were initially released between August 2016 and October 2017. I’ll confess that I’d never heard of ..
Our Xbox One Review of Pawarumi Pawarumi, is a puzzle shoot em-up in the same vein as the Dreamcast game Ikaruga. You must learn how to fully utilize your three weapons or you will die!! Pawarumi is set in a futuristic Sci-fi setting with features of pre-Columbian Civilizations. This is shown through the three deities, ..
You can go Solo for a limited time only Apex Legends is bringing in Solos mode… for a limited time! By far one of the most successful EA games for a long time just happens to be a game that’s free-to-play! Apex Legends, after seeing a blip in popularity for a weak Season 1 Battle ..
Our Xbox One Review of Age of Wonders: Planetfall As a fan of strategy games, I give a lot of respect to game developers and publishers who are used to producing Strategy games for PC, and take a chance on console… sometimes it pays off, other times they miss the mark. In Age of Wonders: ..
BEWARE, BEWARE, BEWARE THE GRASS TROLLS COMETH: The one, the only, the game you’ve been waiting for: Grass Cutter – Mutated Lawns. Prepare yourself for a garden conflict, as you battle between beast and obstacle, cutting lawns with fierce accuracy and coordination. Are you able to take on the challenge? Can you mow the lawn ..
THEY’LL SOON BE BACK, AND IN GREATER NUMBERS: The world has past the brink of apocalypse, zombies roam the Earth, feasting on the remains of humanity. You are the last paradigm for mankind, tasked with rebuilding what little there is left. In this steampunk, post-apocalyptic world, you’re going to have to be on your toes ..