Ice Age Scrat’s Nutty Adventure- Xbox One Review

Ice Age Scrat’s Nutty Adventure- Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Ice Age Scrat’s Nutty Adventure Have you ever seen the film Ice Age? Yes? Well then you`ll know what I`m going to write about, and should know of the quirky character that we`ll be taking for a spin in a variety of places whilst we fight our way through enemies ..

The Bradwell Conspiracy Xbox One Review

The Bradwell Conspiracy Xbox One Review

IT ALL COMES BACK TO STONEHENGE…. Yes, published by Bossa Studios comes the aesthetically alluring first person narrative puzzle game, The Bradwell Conspiracy. Set in 2026, something has gone disastrously wrong and you are left: trapped in the newly constructed museum just next to Stonehenge. What’s happened to everybody? Why is the building in a ..

A Winter’s Daydream – Xbox One Review

A Winter’s Daydream – Xbox One Review

As a reviewer you get to experience a whole range of different games, so its rare when you experience a genre you’ve not come across before.  This was certainly the case for me when I got to see A Winter’s Daydream.  I say ‘see’ rather than ‘play’, because its stretching the truth way too far ..

Megaquarium – Xbox One Review

Megaquarium – Xbox One Review

In the world of pc gaming, management, world building and tycoon games are very popular, but always struggle to cross over to consoles because the menu and icon heavy control systems are so hard to convert from the click and drag of the mouse to the buttons of a controller.  The latest title to have ..

Breadcrumbs Interactive: A Q&A of Yaga

Breadcrumbs Interactive: A Q&A of Yaga

We speak to Breadcrumbs Interactive about their new title, Yaga We at Absolute Xbox have been very fortunate to have the opportunity to talk to Breadcrumbs Interactive, who are in the midst of their newest title, Yaga. Catalin Zima-Zegreanu, Who is the one of the Game Designers for the team, very kindly took time to ..

Petoons Party – Xbox One Review

Petoons Party – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Petoons Party I always do like a good party game. Whether that`s a game that can played on your own (not a very good party I may admit), with a few mates around over the evening playing local co-op with 4 players, or even jumping online in a party-style game, ..

Project xCloud starts sending invites to gamers

Project xCloud starts sending invites to gamers

First wave of Project xCloud testing has gone live Yesterday saw quite an exciting day for Xbox gamers, because we saw the first wave of public invites go out inviting gamers to join the testing for Xbox`s streaming feature, Project xCloud. Having being shown off earlier in the year, it had been revealed a month ..

Fight’N Rage – Xbox One Review

Fight’N Rage – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Fight’N Rage Fight ‘N’ Rage by Seba Games dev is a 2-D side scrolling beat em up in the retro styling of games like Streets of Rage and Final Fight. Can this scratch the retro beat em up itch or is this all style over substance. The story takes place ..

One Night Stand: Console Edition – Xbox One Review

One Night Stand: Console Edition – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of One Night Stand I always like when I get a game through that I`ve heard nothing about. It means I go in with an open mind and not having any sort of background knowledge whatsoever. That was the case with the title I`ve been reviewing for the past few days, ..

Distraint: Deluxe Edition – Xbox One Review

Distraint: Deluxe Edition – Xbox One Review

Distraint: Deluxe Edition is a 2d adventure game in the vein of the older Lucasarts style adventures, the story plays out in a side scrolling environment with an art style that really suits the content. The story follows a character called Price who starts out the adventure evicting people form their homes to further himself ..

Rebound Dodgeball Evolved – XBOX One Review

Rebound Dodgeball Evolved – XBOX One Review

Rebound Dodgeball Evolved wasn’t quite what I expected a dodgeball game to be, I have to admit I knew nothing about this prior to looking at it for my review. On the surface this looks a little like Superhot giving it a bit of a VR vide to the graphical style, you’ll start by learning ..

Scheming Through The Zombie Apocalypse: The Beginning – Xbox One Review

Scheming Through The Zombie Apocalypse: The Beginning – Xbox One Review

There’s something about the breakdown of civilisation and the populace being turned into the undead that has great entertainment value.  Not just from a horror perspective, but theres a lot of comedy to be gleaned from the subject matter, and Scheming Through The Zombie Apocalypse: The Beginning takes a crack at it. This point and ..

Safe In Our World launches on World Mental Health Day

Safe In Our World launches on World Mental Health Day

Industry Vets rally together to launch new charity. The culmination of 2 years hard work, Safe In Our World launches today to raise awareness of mental health issues in the gaming community. It’s founders are gaming industry veterans, Gareth Williams, Leo Zullo and Neil Broadhead. Studies show that 1 in 4 people are affected by ..

Smoots Summer Games – Xbox One Review

Smoots Summer Games – Xbox One Review

Multi-sport arcade games have always thrown up some titles that have been classics over the years.  From the original arcade game Track & Field, through Daley Thompson’s Decathlon to modern classics such as Wii Sports, we’ve enjoyed fun and frantic action, while ruining the odd joystick and controller buttons in the process.  Can Smoots Summer ..

Close to the Sun Preview

Close to the Sun Preview

Close to the Sun is new horror adventure game from Storm in a Teacup, due for release at the end of October on Xbox One.  Here at AbsoluteXbox we’ve been lucky enough to be given the opportunity to play through the first 3 chapters of the game in order to provide a preview of what ..

The Surge 2 – Xbox One Review

The Surge 2 – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of The Surge 2 Following on from 2017 rather impressive display of The Surge, Focus Home Interactive are back with the sequel. The big question, Have they built on from the originals solid foundation? For the Story I have to say it is even more complex and convoluted. You play an ..