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Slaying My Backlog: Splatterhouse (2010)

Slaying My Backlog: Splatterhouse (2010)

Splatterhouse – er, the remake. I once picked it up ultra-cheap during one of Amazon's year-end sales, along with Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom, and I never really finished it at the time. The general consensus at the time was that, well, it wasn't pretty. I didn't expect it to be. I expected it to […]

Xbox Games with Gold's May 2019 Lineup Announced

Xbox Games with Gold's May 2019 Lineup Announced

Microsoft has revealed May's Xbox Games With Gold offerings on Xbox Wire today, revealing Marooners, The Golf Club 2019, Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon, and Comic Jumper as May 2019's free games for all Xbox Live Gold subscribers.Both Earth Defense Force and Comic Jumper are available on Xbox 360 and Xbox One via the Xb1's Backward Compatibility.The games are available for free[...]

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair Now Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

Good news for Castlevania fans as we found out today that Castlevania: Harmony of Despair for the Xbox 360 is now backward compatible The word came down on Twitter from Larry Hryb, along with a link to show the game is also available to be purchased for $15. those of you unfamiliar with Castlevania: Harmony[...]

Sega Where Are All My Non-Genesis Compilations?

2) for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360; and now, Sega Genesis Classics (Vol 3 – 5) for PC, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.The computer editions for PC, Mac and Linux broke down into five volumes in separate volumes, while the console versions will contain all the titles of the latter three[...]

Don't Expect As Many Original Xbox Games To Be Backwards Compatible

When Xbox fans learned that titles from the original system would be coming their way on the backwards compatibility system, you could collectively hear a bunch of 30-something's heads explode across the country. However, like all good things that came up during Microsoft's E3 press conference, there's a lot of finer details that weren't discussed or […]

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Xbox One Launching A Major Backwards Compatibility Sale On Tuesday

Larry Hyrb, the man behind Major Nelson, took to Twitter yesterday to announce a huge Xbox One sale would be taking place for backwards compatible games starting on Tuesday. Back Compat Super Sale starts 16 May with up to 75% off on 275+ titles like Call of Duty Black Ops II, Red Dead Redemption, Skate […]

You Have Until Monday To Purchase 'Alan Wake' Before It Vanishes For Good

Released on Xbox 360 in 2010 and PC in 2012, it contained an awesome combat system and a surreal atmosphere that made the world feel on edge Along with the main character, someone you could actually get behind and not feel like the game got stale ten hours in But part of that development included[...]

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Dead Space 2 & 3 Join Backwards Comparability On Xbox One

Remember when we told you about Microsoft shutting down their system for some maintenance? Turns out part of that work was to start making more games backwards compatible than the slow trickle they've been doing over the past year or so. The latest two on that list are Dead Space 2 and Dead Space 3 […]

Games With Gold For January Announced With Killer Instinct Season 2 Headlining

As is always the case too, Xbox has laid their cards down for January first.On Xbox One, it's been revealed that from January 1st to 1st-31st, Deathtrap: World of Van Helsing will be available, while Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition will be available from January 16th into February 15th.On Xbox 360 (and Xbox One backwards compatabillity), The[...]

Oblivion Is Backwards Compatable On Xbox One Now

It's been added to the library and should now be able to be played on the console if you own the Xbox 360 disc.So, not much more to say than have at it.While Skyrim is almost undoubtedly the most popular Elder Scrolls mainline game, it is far from the most unamiously loved From newer entries,[...]

Banner Saga 2 Headlines Games With Gold In July

On the Xbox 360 side, Rainbow Six Vegas 2 and Tron Evolution will be filling out your catalog.Banner Saga 2 is a really recent game, so it is cool to see it out so soon in this program Have at it! madness of the E3 dominated June is now behind us and July is[...]

Goodnight Sweet Prince: The Xbox 360 Has Been Discontinued

I owe a lot to the Xbox 360 I might not even be where I am today without it The online play, the library, it did a lot to that reignited my passion for gaming in a big way.It's been announced though by Xbox head Phil Spencer today on Xbox Wire that the Xbox 360 is[...]

Games With Gold For March Brings Lords Of The Fallen And Sherlock Holmes

Another month coming to a close, another month of free games on the horizon. Xbox, as usual has blinked first too. IN March, Games with Gold will be offering a pretty neat collection. On Xbox One, from March 1st – 31st, Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment will be free with Dark Souls-esque Lords of the […]

The Witcher 2, CS: GO And More Are Now Backwards Compatible On Xbox One

While I've heard of some technical snags along the way, the general consensus I've seen is that it's a cool feature that people like using. I think it gives the Xbox One a nice edge, and it really just needs wider library. Well, that library has grown today as ten new games have been added, […]

Call Of Duty: Black Ops III Looks Really Unimpressive On Last-Gen Consoles

The game isn't going to feature its campaign in the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions, instead deciding to forgo it and just package in the multiplayer.So, the next question about the versions is, how does it hold up? Well, this new video by Candyland (via Destructoid) shows a comparison between the Xbox One and Xbox 360[...]

New Gen Consoles Are Up 40% On Last Gen

In a report, they say the combined sales of the XBox One and PlayStation 4 are up 40% over the same 23 month period that the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 were out It was noted that sales were down 23% this September over last September, but that there is always going to be diminishing[...]

Minecraft Is Getting A Halo 5: Guardians Pack

You’d hope so too with a 2.5 Billion purchase of Mojang.With the upcoming Halo 5 though, the corporation has taken the chance to throw a little Halo into the Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of Minecraft The new pack will have add skins to both Blue Team and Fireteam Osiris It will also add[...]

Mortal Kombat X Has Been Cancelled On PlayStation 3 And Xbox 360

Mortal Kombat X has now been cancelled on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.The versions were delayed previously, but have now been entirely scrapped In a statement, Warner Brothers said: After months of development, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has come to the regrettable conclusion that we cannot release Mortal Kombat X for PlayStation 3 and Xbox[...]