When family and friends come round, the drinks are flowing and the chat grows tiresome, it’s usually time to venture to the board game cupboard. Half the time is spent setting it up and packing it away, but there’s an even easier way to enjoy the world of board games at the press of a button... via the Xbox One.
January 4, 2017
5 of the most surprising Xbox One games of 2016
Okay so 2017 may be here, but with so many games due out each year it can take a while before we finish the delights of the year before. After all, every game maintains that it will offer everything we want in a game and with so many failing to deliver it can more often than not end in disappointment anyway. Sometimes though the opposite happens, and whilst we sit watching a release come by, expecting it to be a bit pants, there will be millions of players out there enjoying a fine masterpiece right under our nose.
December 19, 2016
Top 10 PS4 exclusives we’d love to see on Xbox One
Gaming can be quite a tough hobby. After all, unless you’re lucky enough to have both an Xbox One and a PS4 sat beneath your TV, then at some point you’ve been forced to choose which games you’re going to want to play. There’s no denying that both consoles have their fair share of impressive exclusive titles, but with games constantly being split between the powers that be, it can put a real dampener on those looking to enjoy gaming for what it is. Whilst we could sit here all day and preach of how much better it would be to see all games available on all platforms, exclusive games are here to stay.
So, with that in mind, here are our top 10 PS4 exclusive titles we’d love to see [...]
December 15, 2016
Five of the best Telltale support characters
Telltale Games have dabbled in many different franchises from the world of comics, television and gaming. It seems as though there domination in the episodic story driven adventure genre is only going to continue going from strength to strength. Now, we all know who the stars of these series are, the leading men and ladies so to speak, but what about the supporting cast? I decided to give some appreciation to the characters that left long-lasting impressions on my Telltale experiences.
November 18, 2016
The Top 5 things about Steep
Steep is an open-world extreme sports title set on a mountain range. You can ski, snowboard, wingsuit and paraglide your way into the extreme sports record books – accruing a few broken bones along the way. After playing the closed beta, I was hooked. It’s not hard to see why. Steep is a beautiful game which opens an expansive world up to the player. The sky is literally the limit and here are my top 5 things about Ubisoft’s Steep.
October 28, 2016
5 of the best games to play on Xbox One this Halloween
I have just recently finished playing Until Dawn over on the other console that sits nicely under my TV. It was bloody terrifying and a great game. But as a result, I am now all horror-ed out for this year’s Halloween. For those of you yet to start this strange phenomenon of going out of our way to feel the adrenaline that only a sudden scare or fright can deliver, here are 5 of the best Xbox One games to play this Halloween.
October 18, 2016
The Top 5 things we’re looking forward to in Red Dead Redemption 2
If you’ve paid any attention to social media, reddit, or game sites over the past few days, you probably already know about Red Dead Redemption 2. If you’re not in the know - where have you been? But what should RDR2 contain? Here are the 5 top things we want to see.
October 16, 2016
5 of the best strategy games you can play today on Xbox One
The pieces are lain and the die are cast! Whether it be a chess board or Monopoly, strategy games come in some of the greatest skins and forms that will leave you hooked as you wait for just one more turn, or in some cases, one more hour. Strategy games are, unfortunately, rare on the Xbox One, but that just makes these select '5 of the best' strategy titles even more special! They stand out for being either ahead of the curve, or for just taking strategy and logic into account.
August 17, 2016
Better with friends – the Top 5 games for you and your squad
It’s an unbelievably good feeling when you and your mates absolutely trounce the opposing team. That feeling of your squad being a well-oiled and organised, ass-kicking machine helps take gaming to the next level. Both for competitive and cooperative gaming, having a few mates with you can make games infinitely more enjoyable. Being able to communicate and coordinate with your mates in competitive gaming certainly gives you the edge over a team of disorganised randomers.
August 16, 2016
The Top 5 Picks to Look Out for at Gamescom 2016
It’s that time of year again. The time when thousands of excited gamers flock to Cologne all in the shared goal of getting their mitts on the latest upcoming games. Sadly, I’m not counted among the fortunate who are able to actually go to Germany this year, however that doesn’t mean I’m not just as excited as everyone else to see what is unveiled.
Having been Xbox gamers since 2002 when the original big black box hit the UK, taking in all the 360 years and now being overly excited for the One, we could never find a place that would only cover the interesting, exciting stuff from the world of Xbox. Hence, TheXboxHub was born.
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