Football Game – Xbox One Review

Football Game – Xbox One Review

The first thing that needs to be mentioned here is that Football Game is not a football game in any shape or form. In reality, Cloak and Dagger Games have brought us a very retro point and click adventure that is very light on actual content.  Back in the olden days of the 1980’s this ..

Simulacra – Xbox One Review

Simulacra – Xbox One Review

I have found myself in the past really enjoying two different genre types, especially when it comes to games. I always do enjoy a good FMV game, and although the concept of an FMV is dead simple, I always do enjoy playing and watching through a game as if I was watching a film. And ..

Avicii Invector – Xbox One Review

Avicii Invector – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Avicii Invector I always do like a game that manages to mix a few different things together. I used to love back in the day games such as Guitar Hero and Rock Band, where I could spend hours playing through different songs with my guitar or the drum kit you ..

Lornsword Winter Chronicle Review

Lornsword Winter Chronicle Review

Since restarting my role as a reviewer on AbsoluteXbox, I’ve remembered how much indie developers are willing to try new things.  It’s difficult for AAA games to stray too far from the path of the norm, due to the requirement to make big sales due to the big budget nature of their developments.  If you’re ..

The Wolf Among Us 2 Announced

The Wolf Among Us 2 Announced

Back in August LCG Entertainment purchased the Telltale games brand, along with all its assets and tech with the purpose of reviving its back catalogue, and develop new titles based on the Telltale licences.  In partnership with AdHoc Studio, which is a creative house formed by former Telltale Games staff, its been announced that The ..

Gioteck TX-50 Headset Review

Gioteck TX-50 Headset Review

The Gioteck TX-50 is here, and is a quality budget headset I must admit, I’ve had a fair share of headsets over the years. I remember back on the Xbox 360, being happy with the official Xbox over-ear one piece, as you could see, or being happy with the standard headsets that came with the ..

Project Scarlett revealed as Xbox Series X

Project Scarlett revealed as Xbox Series X

Xbox Series X revealed and also, Hellblade 2 shown off This week, at The Game Awards, we got a big reveal and a big surprise – Xbox showed off officially, their next-gen console. Xbox Series X was revealed, and in a cinematic showcase trailer, we got the first glimpse of the design that Xbox have ..

Sparklite – Xbox One Review

Sparklite – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One review of Sparklite When I first saw the trailer for Sparklite, my first reaction was to reminisce about how good the old top-down Zelda games were. Getting my hands on the game, I was a little concerned that I’d spend the whole time comparing the two… credit to Red Blue Games, Sparklite ..

Deep Space Rush – Xbox One Review

Deep Space Rush – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Deep Space Rush I always do love a game that’s simple, easy and sometimes although basic, is quite good fun. Over the past few days, I’ve had the chance to get to play through a  new title that comes from the publishing arm of Ratalaika Games, who are starting to ..

Valfaris – Xbox One Review

Valfaris – Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One Review of Valfaris Do you like old school Action platformers games..? You do! Then take a look at Valfaris the most Metal of all Action Platformers Valfaris is from developers Steel Mantis who are Unity Award finalists Valfaris is a retro inspired 2-D action platformer that aims more towards the Dark Souls ..

Race With Ryan – Xbox One Review

Race With Ryan – Xbox One Review

Upon receiving Race With Ryan for review, my first thought was “who’s Ryan?” A small enthusiastic looking young boy popped up on the title screen, so I assumed that must be Ryan, but the question remained “Who the hell is Ryan?”.  A internet search later confirmed my suspicion that I may not be in the ..

Bee Simulator Xbox One Review

Bee Simulator Xbox One Review

GOING AGAINST ALL KNOWN LAWS OF AVIATION: The ultimate game you didn’t know you needed to have, Bee Simulator has flown onto the gaming scene with an impressive display. Developed by Varsav Game Studios and published by Bigben Interactive, Bee Simulator lets you live the life of a honey bee and all the intricacies that ..

December’s Games with Gold are revealed

December’s Games with Gold are revealed

It’s about to become Jurassic for December We’re nearly at the end of the month, and as per tradition, it tends to be the final few days of the month where we get to discover what games are going to occupy the following month’s Games with Gold, and for December, personally, I think it’s probably ..

Ghostbusters Remastered Xbox One Review

Ghostbusters Remastered Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One review of Ghostbusters Re-mastered 10 years ago Ghostbusters The Video Game came out on Xbox 360. A decade later and Saber Interactive have remastered their title directly influenced from the iconic movie franchise, for the latest generation consoles. The problem is, there are a lot of things that don’t feel next-gen at ..

Delta Squad Xbox One Review

Delta Squad Xbox One Review

Our Xbox One review of Delta Squad Who doesn’t love an arcade style top-down shooter!? Chuck in zombies, turrets tanks and some tricky bosses and you have the solid foundations of a great game. The thing is, they are just foundations. To make a game really stand out you have to do more. Delta Squad ..

Mad Games Tycoon Review

Mad Games Tycoon Review

I’m always encourage when I hear that more games are coming to consoles.  Particularly if they’ve been exclusives elsewhere.  However, there are time where I need to concede that certain genres are far better suited to mouse and keyboard to a controller.  And management simulations tend to fall into the category.  There are some exceptions ..