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Dead Rising 4 Impressions – EB Expo 2016

I never played the Dead Rising games, at all. I have heard of them, of course, and know they are post-apocalyptic with hordes of zombies. With that in mind, previewing Dead Rising 4 at the Xbox booth at the 2016 EB Games Expo with only basic knowledge, but no experience playing the game would be a positive and possibly turn someone into a fan. The demo presented was a blast to play with, even if it is a pretty basic zombie hack and slash. The demos starts off with Frank West staring down a horde of zombies and it’s the best way to describe the demo. In this open world environment, Frank an wield various weapons, be it melee for … Continue reading

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MEDIA ALERT – Head of XBOX Phil Spencer to Deliver Keynote Presentation at EB Expo 2016

Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox, is heading down to Sydney for the EB Games Expo, his only appearance in Australia. — MEDIA ALERT: HEAD OF XBOX PHIL SPENCER TO DELIVER KEYNOTE PRESENTATION AT EB EXPO EB Games is thrilled to welcome Head of Xbox Phil Spencer to EB Expo for his first Australian appearance. Phil Spencer is an icon in the gaming world and is set to inspire audiences at EB Expo with his only public speaking engagement in the country. EB Expo 2016 will be held 30th September to 2nd October at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park. Spencer, who leads the global creative and engineering teams at Microsoft’s premier consumer brand, is responsible for the Xbox console family of … Continue reading

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Anima: Gate of Memories Review (PlayStation 4)

Anima: Gate of Memories is a Kickstarter project based on the Spanish tabletop RPG Anima: Beyond Fantasy developed by Anima Project. In this action RPG, players control two characters; the Bearer and Ergo, as they attempt to retrieve an artifact known as the Byblos. Despite the ambitions of the development team and their passion to deliver the best product they can, Anima Gate of Memories turns out to be a mediocre experience. While the lore of the world, combined with the decent graphics and sound, turns out to be very creative and combat is surprisingly well thought out, the game suffers from frustrating platforming, a uncooperative camera, a dull narrative and uninteresting characters. In Anima: Gate of Memories, two members … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: World of Tanks Rolls Out onto Xbox One

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Autobots, Roll Out! — World of Tanks Rolls Out onto Xbox One Get set for the world debut of cross-platform gameplay between Xbox One and Xbox 360 July 28, 2015 — The wait is over and the battle lines are drawn as Wargaming announces World of Tanks is now available globally on Xbox One. Custom built for the platform, World of Tanks on Xbox One fully harnesses the power of the console and brings a world first to gamers with cross-platform play between the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. With the addition of stunning enhanced graphics and a new “Proving Grounds” (PvE) mode, the new generation of tank warfare has at last arrived. World of Tanks on Xbox One delivers an … Continue reading

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Pre-Download World of Tanks on the Xbox One, Get A Free Tank

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Apologies for the click-baity title, but it’s a pretty apt-description of this media release. Check out the details below. — Ahead of the launch of World of Tanks on Xbox One on Tuesday, 28 July, Wargaming has a special pre download offer for all fans.   The offer includes the American Tier 2 T1E6-X1, with exclusive emblem and permanent camo as well as a garage slot for all players who pre-download the game between now and 28 July.   To pre download head to: https://store.xbox.com/en-AU/Xbox-One/Games/World-of-Tanks/3b9eb1a6-b0f9-47f6-8947-de1f7df9b71a

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Bladestorm: Nightmare Review

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It’s the 14th century. Two of Europe’s most powerful kingdoms, England and France, are locked into battle. Normanday, the Flanders, Brittany see more bloodshed by the day. For 120 years, as one century passes into the next, these two kingdoms fight for control of France. This is the setting for Bladestorm Nightmare, the latest game from Koei Tecmo and Dynasty Warriors developer Omega Force, available for the Playstation 4, PC and Xbox One. It is a remake of Bladestorm: The Hundred Years’ War on the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 but with additional features, including a second story mode entitled Nightmare. The meat of the game revolves around the legendary conflict. However, instead of taking control of key figures, such as … Continue reading

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Attack On Gaming (in the) Media: Xbox One Letter Controversy

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This week has been a pretty terrible one for the marketing team over at Microsofts Xbox division. In case you’ve missed the controversy, the main issue taken here is that Microsoft have misrepresented a large population of humans by stating that one party should stop the knitting to play video games with the other party that is already playing videogames. Sounds silly doesn’t it? And that’s because it is. It is unbelievably silly. In no way does the advertisement make any kind of reference to any kind of discrimination towards any other person, other than the person knitting. Who is this person knitting? It could be a man, it could be a woman, heck it could be some knitting God … Continue reading

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