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It’s well known at this point that the Xbox One version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has plenty of performance issues, but how does it actually look when compared to PC? Graphics aren’t PUBG’s strongest suit, but there’s a clear difference between the base Xbox One, and Xbox One X. Although plugging in a keyboard shows an expanded settings menu, the graphics preset shown ...read more
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The November 2017 NPD report is in and there’s nothing negative to report this month. Both Sony and Microsoft had wins in November 2017. The PS4 was the best-selling platform in terms of units sold, and as previously reported, Sony shifted more PS4s in November 2017 than in any other month during the console’s lifetime. The PS4 is the year’s best-selling console to date. Meanwhile, ...read more
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Today, Microsoft announced a new promotion for the world's most powerful gaming console, the Xbox One X. If you buy it between December 17 and the end of the year, you'll get a free copy of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. Interestingly, this is one of the first promotions that the company has offered for its new console at all. Unlike with the Xbox One S, there are no bundles yet available for ...read more
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The files and assets referencing a Red Dead Redemption 2 revolver in GTA Online do indeed reference a reward which can be unlocked. Rockstar announced today a Double-Action Revolver can be unlocked in GTA Online and used in Red Dead Redemption 2 when it releases. Earlier this week, game files for the revolver found in the latest GTA Online update, The Doomsday Heist, which features new ...read more
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The year is almost at an end, and Microsoft is back with 2017's final Games with Gold titles. The Telltale Games developed Back to the Future: The Game - 30th Anniversary Edition for the Xbox One as well as Marlow Briggs for the Xbox 360 are now free for Xbox Live Gold members; the latter is also playable on Xbox One consoles through backward compatibility.
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Don’t count on the upcoming Devil May Cry HD Collection to support your shiny new PS4 Pro, or Xbox One X. The Devil May Cry HD Collection, which Capcom announced last week, is coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One in March. Most new releases feature support for PS4 Pro, and Xbox One X, whether it be improved fidelity, unlocked frame-rate or just a higher resolution than base models. ...read more
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Microsoft is testing a new feature that will allow mobile users to enter Xbox Live Party Chat on their phones. The tech is currently available to anyone who downloads the Xbox beta app, and it sounds as straightforward as you think. Still in beta, it allows you to use the Xbox App for party chat when you’re away from your console, also – and this is perhaps the biggest draw – to be ...read more
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Sony has released a new firmware update for all PS4 consoles. The firmware is one of the minor ones, and it’s been given version number 5.03. As is typically the case with minor updates, don’t expect anything earth-shattering. In this case, the update does the one thing the previous one, and the one before that all did: improve system performance. This is just another way of saying ...read more
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Rainbow Six Siege’s patch 4.1 may be small, but it’s got a major feature the developer has been working on for years. That being, of course, high tickrate servers, which Rainbow Six Siege developer Ubisoft trialled in different forms over the past two years. The update will bring 60hz servers to all platforms, following the most recent successful testing period towards the end of ...read more
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H1Z1, a hugely influential battle royale game that preceded current genre champions PUBG and Fortnite Battle Royale, is getting a free week. The developers have announced on the H1Z1 website that the game will be free to play from Thursday December 14 at 10am PST until Thursday December 21 at the same time. That’s exactly one week to check out the full game, free of charge. H1Z1 has had a ...read more
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