AbsoluteXbox GOTY Awards – Sports Category

AbsoluteXbox GOTY Awards – Sports Category

Forget the Game Awards, the Game BAFTAs and never mind the Oscars – at Absolute Xbox the countdown to our official Xbox One Game of the Year 2018 begins today. Over the next few weeks, we’ll bring you the culmination of hours of debate and teeth gnashing, designed to settle one question – what is ..

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 4th December

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 4th December

This weeks Deals are here It`s a Tuesday, and that means the next set of Deals with Gold are here! And this week, sees Need for Speed and The Council enter with bundles and individual sales. You can see the full list below, courtesy of Major Nelson. Xbox One CONTENT TITLE CONTENT TYPE DISCOUNT NOTES ..

The Long Journey Home – Xbox One Review

The Long Journey Home – Xbox One Review

In The Long Journey Home, a narrative heavy, rogue like space exploration RPG, you’ll take charge of a hand-picked crew lost in space. Tasked with gathering resources and navigating not only the vastness of space, but the political and social foibles of a variety of alien species, Journey Home provides a challenging and compelling experience. ..

NeuroBloxs Xbox One Review

NeuroBloxs Xbox One Review

TETRIS SPACE INVADERS OF THE THIRD KIND Developed and published by Dighentis, comes the puzzle platformer NeuroBloxs. With a clear homage to earlier games such as Tetris and Space Invaders, this indie game boasts challenge and difficulty, citing it as the “casual game” for “hardcore gamers” and to be perfectly honest, they aren’t wrong with ..

Bendy & The Ink Machine – Xbox One Review

Bendy & The Ink Machine – Xbox One Review

My first impression of Bendy and the Ink Machine was pure scepticism. This isn’t survival horror, I thought; there’s cute cartoon characters, and I can fight them off with a plunger! How wrong could I be? Bendy and the Ink Machine, despite its’ cute and cuddly first impression, gets dark. I soon found myself subject ..

Darksiders III – Xbox One Review

Darksiders III – Xbox One Review

When Darksiders 3 was announced it came as a bit of surprise given the 6 years since the previous game. My thoughts at the time of the announcement was one of trepidation as I really enjoyed the first game but less so the sequel, so I was hoping that this sequel would add some new ..

New Backwards Compatible titles revealed

New Backwards Compatible titles revealed

New Backwards Compatible titles revealed We`ve got some backwards compatibility news! And today, if you`re a fan of Alien v Predator, then you`re going to be in luck, as it is making its way to Xbox One today. Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, SONIC UNLEASHED, and Aliens vs Predator are coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility ..

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 27th November

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 27th November

This weeks Deals are here It`s a Tuesday, and you know what that means – The next set of Deals with Gold are here, and this week sees LA Noire, Bioshock Collection and Vampyr take the hot picks, with a few other titles on offer too. Having just had the big Black Friday sale, don’t ..

December`s Games with Gold revealed

December`s Games with Gold revealed

December`s Games with Gold are revealed We`re nearing the end of the month and it`s been revealed what December`s Games with Gold titles are going to be! On offer, you`ll be able to download: QUBE 2 – 1st to 31st Never Alone – 16th Dec to 15th Jan Dragon Age 2 – 1st to 15th ..

Red Dead Online Beta Launches

Red Dead Online Beta Launches

Now that Red Dead Redemption 2 has been out a month, Rockstar Games are ready to launch the online mode, Red Dead Online, starting with a Beta build.  Early access begins on Tuesday 27th November, with full public access available from Friday 30th.  Players of the original Red Dead Redemption’s online mode should see features ..

No Mans Sky: Visions Update Releases

No Mans Sky: Visions Update Releases

It’s that time again, the time to wipe off the dust and cobwebs from No Mans Sky. Yes, Hello Games have updated their co-op survival sandbox once again, and it looks genuinely promising.  With new flora and different features, this update adds a lot of new stuff. It feels like we’ve waited a long time ..

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics – Xbox One Review

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics – Xbox One Review

The Second World War is drawing to its conclusion but although the Nazis are facing defeat, they have something very sinister they are ready to unleash in their enemies.  Two secret groups  from inside the Third Reich are channelling the powers of the occult in a bid to turn the course of the war, but ..

Fallout 76 Xbox One Review

Fallout 76 Xbox One Review

NOT AS BAD AS EVERYONE’S SAYING IT IS, BUT IT IS VERY DIFFERENT From the legendary game creators Bethesda Game Studios, comes the experimental new multiplayer based survival game: Fallout 76. Like this game needs any introduction: a world consumed in the fires of war, this game is set in a post apocalyptic West Virginia, ..

LucidSound LS25 eSports Gaming Headset Review

LucidSound LS25 eSports Gaming Headset Review

Our Review of the LS25 headset by Lucidsound Headsets. We all have one. Many a time and many an evening is spent on Xbox Live, or the PSN, or the PC community talking to people and chatting with friends, and more so, being able to listen and experience a more immersive gaming style. You can ..

Series 3 Update is live for Forza Horizon 4

Series 3 Update is live for Forza Horizon 4

The Series 3 Update has now gone live on Forza Horizon 4 with a 2GB patch that makes some great improvements to the game as well as added some new features.  Forza community manager Brian Ekberg announced the latest update with the details earlier this week and here’s what we can expect: Painting & Upgrade ..

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 20th November

Deals with Gold: Tuesday 20th November

The next set of Deals with Gold are here The new set of Deals with Gold are here for this week, and courtesy of Major Nelson, you can find the full list below. This is in addition to the massive Black Friday sales that are happening on the store. Xbox One CONTENT TITLE CONTENT TYPE ..